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Top Geriatric Medicine Prescribers in Louisiana

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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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
DAVID HENRY MD

Geriatric Medicine

22,201

$1.63M

727
660 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$73
Average prescription price

SAMUEL ABSHIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

14,422

$694K

524
455 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$48
Average prescription price

LOUIS MIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,223

$735K

218
198 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$66
Average prescription price

VERNILYN JUAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

7,635

$570K

366
294 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$75
Average prescription price

WILLIAM HUDSON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

3,944

$246K

188
164 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$62
Average prescription price

THOMAS CATON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

1,457

$113K

200
187 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$78
Average prescription price

ALOK GUPTA M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

1,166

$67K

158
142 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$57
Average prescription price

Sources

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