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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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
DAVID HENRY MD

Geriatric Medicine

20,382

$1.54M

712
614 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$76
Average prescription price

SAMUEL ABSHIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

14,632

$729K

489
392 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$50
Average prescription price

LOUIS MIRE MD

Geriatric Medicine

8,856

$691K

175
153 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$78
Average prescription price

CHARLES CEFALU MD, MS

Geriatric Medicine

3,718

$241K

105
75 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$65
Average prescription price

VERNILYN JUAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

3,195

$206K

213
164 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$65
Average prescription price

Sources

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