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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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
TAMER ACIKALIN M.D.

Specialist

2,424

$214K

197
121 are 65+

N/A

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MOHAMMAD ALAM MD

Specialist

2,415

$311K

259
136 are 65+

N/A

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MICHELLE MCCAIN MD

Specialist

2,412

$702K

250
164 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

KIMBERLY WILLIAMS M.D.

Specialist

2,385

$187K

177
115 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

RICKY HENDRIX M.D.

Specialist

2,385

$197K

132
86 are 65+

N/A

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

RICHARD PADDOCK MD

Specialist

2,273

$161K

396
329 are 65+

N/A

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

WILLIAM HINES MD

Specialist

2,259

$296K

281
254 are 65+

N/A

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ALI REZA MD

Specialist

2,237

$176K

328
252 are 65+

N/A

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

DAVID WEIR M.D.

Specialist

2,186

$273K

256
167 are 65+

N/A

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MICHAEL HICKHAM

Specialist

2,136

$90.4K

642
563 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

FRANK VOELKER M.D.

Specialist

2,126

$139K

202
166 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

SUZETTE KILLEEN M.D.

Specialist

2,089

$153K

519
451 are 65+

N/A

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ARNOLD ALPER M.D.

Specialist

2,054

$193K

206
66 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

WENWU ZHANG M.D., PHD.

Specialist

2,051

$144K

203
171 are 65+

N/A

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

AARON FRIEDMAN M.D.

Specialist

2,039

$480K

282
185 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

THAD BOURQUE M.D.

Specialist

2,019

$147K

356
276 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

PAUL SCHULER M.D.

Specialist

2,001

$319K

266
221 are 65+

N/A

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JOHN HILL M.D.

Specialist

1,973

$296K

114
32 are 65+

N/A

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ELBERT GOODIER M.D.

Specialist

1,965

$136K

353
329 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

WESLEY BRYAN MD

Specialist

1,931

$114K

407
321 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

GLENN KELLEY M.D.

Specialist

1,867

$122K

121
110 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

STEPHANIE HUGHES M.D.

Specialist

1,864

$134K

356
293 are 65+

N/A

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

FADI ABOU-ISSA, MD A MEDICAL LLC

Specialist

1,863

$126K

156
115 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

STEPHEN CHARBONNET M.D.

Specialist

1,833

$84.4K

366
298 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

IQBAL AHMAD M.D.

Specialist

1,809

$71.3K

147
127 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

Sources

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