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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Louisiana » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric 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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
DAVID HENRY MD

Geriatric Medicine

20,417

$1.49M

665
579 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

SAMUEL ABSHIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,731

$613K

427
348 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

LOUIS MIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

8,690

$668K

190
169 are 65+

20%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

CHARLES CEFALU MD, MS

Geriatric Medicine

5,604

$418K

106
68 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

WILLIAM HUDSON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

574

$25.5K

37
21 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Sources

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