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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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
DAVID HENRY MD

Geriatric Medicine

22,786

$1.65M

727
632 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$73
Average prescription price

SAMUEL ABSHIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

15,019

$801K

500
405 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$53
Average prescription price

LOUIS MIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

10,886

$652K

200
178 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$60
Average prescription price

VERNILYN JUAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

6,165

$423K

326
243 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$69
Average prescription price

WILLIAM HUDSON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

3,766

$237K

123
88 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$63
Average prescription price

CHARLES CEFALU MD, MS

Geriatric Medicine

1,230

$70.5K

44
44 are 65+

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$57
Average prescription price

Sources

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