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Prescriber Checkup » Louisiana » Geriatric Psychiatry

Top Geriatric Psychiatry 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
NAVIN PATEL MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

4,251

$907K

295
102 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$213
Average prescription price

SUSAN UHRICH MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

3,609

$552K

238
133 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$153
Average prescription price

JEFFREY OVERDYKE MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

3,080

$204K

240
201 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$66
Average prescription price

KEITH KESSEL M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

2,191

$214K

237
162 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$98
Average prescription price

Sources

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