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Top Specialist Prescribers in Louisiana

Top Prescribers

Providers are grouped by the primary specialty they listed when applying for a national health ID number. This doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Specialty is self-reported by providers and may have changed. Patients and claims shown are for Medicare Part D only.

Prescriber Claims Filled Total Cost Medicare Part D Patients Claims for Brand Name Drugs Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
GLENN KELLEY M.D.

Specialist

2,340

$138K

176
156 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

IQBAL AHMAD M.D.

Specialist

2,304

$77.2K

190
166 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

COREY ANN CONN M.D.

Specialist

2,296

$224K

156
95 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

BRYAN VEKOVIUS M.D.

Specialist

2,277

$127K

591
492 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

2%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

9%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

STEPHEN CHARBONNET M.D.

Specialist

2,272

$89.3K

442
348 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

TAMER ACIKALIN M.D.

Specialist

2,211

$280K

221
120 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

STEPHANIE HUGHES M.D.

Specialist

2,163

$194K

407
317 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$90
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

DANIEL DIAL M.D.

Specialist

2,138

$115K

385
325 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

DAVID WEIR M.D.

Specialist

2,131

$299K

271
181 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$140
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

JOHN HILL M.D.

Specialist

2,125

$309K

114
38 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

8%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$146
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

AARON FRIEDMAN M.D.

Specialist

2,093

$554K

309
212 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$265
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

PAUL SCHULER M.D.

Specialist

2,069

$432K

277
213 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$209
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

ARTHUR SMITH M.D.

Specialist

2,033

$210K

170
138 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

MICHAEL HICKHAM

Specialist

2,014

$81.7K

620
521 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

BENJAMIN CLOSE M.D.

Specialist

1,995

$295K

318
222 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$148
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

KEVIN PLAISANCE M.D.

Specialist

1,988

$103K

300
219 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

JOHN WATERMEIER M.D.

Specialist

1,944

$50.3K

135
36 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

85%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

FRANK BACQUE M.D.

Specialist

1,943

$92.5K

254
216 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

ELBERT GOODIER M.D.

Specialist

1,924

$121K

397
361 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

LIONEL GUILLAUME M.D.

Specialist

1,918

$255K

200
24 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$133
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

LAWRENCE GENSLER M.D.

Specialist

1,831

$143K

466
374 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

MOHAMMAD ALAM MD

Specialist

1,819

$276K

327
173 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$152
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

CHRISTOPHER FONTENOT MD

Specialist

1,806

$87.1K

310
252 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

WILLIAM HART M.D.

Specialist

1,786

$127K

404
357 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

COY GAMMAGE M. D.

Specialist

1,770

$541K

218
194 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 4%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

$306
Average prescription price

Avg: $81

Sources

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; National Technical Information Service; First Databank