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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
WILLIAM LACORTE M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

31,654

$2.34M

608
446 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

LAWRENCE DREXLER MD

Geriatric Medicine

27,172

$1.45M

858
702 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

WILLIAM GAHAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

26,114

$1.35M

1088
1017 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

15%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

MOHAMMED SAEED M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

14,764

$829K

542
511 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

MOHAMMED SHEIKH MD

Geriatric Medicine

14,363

$695K

644
442 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

2%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

ELIAS MOUNAYAR MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,881

$725K

457
277 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

25%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

NOEMIE SAFFORD MD

Geriatric Medicine

11,273

$843K

191
155 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

25%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

TAHMINA HASSAN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

10,633

$515K

376
337 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

TILAK MALLIK MD

Geriatric Medicine

7,619

$1.21M

870
653 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

53%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$159
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

ABIR ABDO M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

4,995

$274K

259
230 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

SUSAN NELSON M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

4,049

$59.7K

265
239 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

THOMAS REILLY MD

Geriatric Medicine

3,653

$173K

386
303 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

ARIADNE GAUTHIER MD

Geriatric Medicine

2,005

$133K

115
43 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

SHELDON HERSH MD

Geriatric Medicine

990

$70.3K

55
42 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

SUSAN WEYER MD

Geriatric Medicine

510

$45.8K

105
103 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 13%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

$90
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

Sources

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