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Prescriber Checkup » Louisiana » Emergency Medicine

Top Emergency Medicine 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
EJIRO UGHOVWA MD

Emergency Medicine

14,792

$819K

493
347 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

26%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

PATRICK GILLESPIE MD

Emergency Medicine

12,670

$640K

568
361 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

RICHARD MAREK MD

Emergency Medicine

8,673

$444K

486
435 are 65+

2%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JILL FEINBERG M.D.

Emergency Medicine

7,025

$418K

280
156 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

GLYNN HEBERT M.D.

Emergency Medicine

4,850

$368K

322
181 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

DIRK RAINWATER MD

Emergency Medicine

4,439

$282K

338
254 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

ABUBAKAR IBRAHIM MD

Emergency Medicine

3,262

$275K

315
94 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

BRYAN BARRETT MD

Emergency Medicine

3,129

$96.4K

433
326 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

33%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

ERIC EHLENBERGER

Emergency Medicine

2,944

$161K

163
25 are 65+

66%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

60%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JOHN BARTON MD

Emergency Medicine

2,721

$170K

252
156 are 65+

17%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

NAGARAJ NANJAPPA M.D.

Emergency Medicine

2,652

$128K

272
127 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

HERBERT DRUILHET NP

Emergency Medicine

2,136

$139K

175
75 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

LAURA MUTTER M.D.

Emergency Medicine

1,882

$139K

290
152 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JOSE ZAVALETA M.D.

Emergency Medicine

1,777

$87.6K

207
62 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

ROY BRASWELL M.D.

Emergency Medicine

1,548

$197K

83
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

RICHARD HORTMAN M.D.

Emergency Medicine

1,409

$81K

143
74 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

HAMID HUSSAIN M.D.

Emergency Medicine

1,325

$235K

311
202 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$178
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

CHRISTOPHER MATT MD

Emergency Medicine

1,255

$162K

202
94 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$129
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

LOUIE CROOK M. D.

Emergency Medicine

1,120

$25.7K

569
310 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

37%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$23
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

JOHN LANGLEY M.D.

Emergency Medicine

1,057

$16.2K

579
318 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

40%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

CRISTINA STOKES M.D.

Emergency Medicine

1,055

$75.5K

150
94 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

39%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

MAJID JAWAD MD

Emergency Medicine

1,052

$35.5K

148
84 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

DAVID HARDEY MD

Emergency Medicine

1,034

$67.2K

199
105 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

CHRISTOPHER SWEARINGEN MD

Emergency Medicine

892

$22.2K

305
220 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

WADE ESTOPINAL MD

Emergency Medicine

807

$19.1K

293
176 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 7%

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 33%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 11%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $37

Sources

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