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Prescriber Checkup

Top Surgery 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
SURENDRA PUROHIT MD

Surgery

18,898

$1.04M

877
697 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

SARAT DONEPUDI MD

Surgery

7,590

$344K

346
267 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

REBECCA CROUCH M.D.

Surgery

7,535

$395K

178
121 are 65+

N/A

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

PREDRAG GAGIC M.D.

Surgery

4,103

$148K

125
106 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

JOHN LIPKA M.D.

Surgery

3,548

$222K

147
91 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

WILLIAM ZEICHNER MD

Surgery

2,168

$100K

202
120 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

KARL HAYDEL M.D.

Surgery

1,911

$78.4K

171
101 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

RUSSELL CUMMINGS MD

Surgery

1,530

$62.2K

193
125 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

MOHAMMAD SULEMAN M.D.

Surgery

1,440

$55.9K

276
185 are 65+

N/A

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

JOHN BOUDREAUX MD

Surgery

1,218

$122K

105
55 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

GARY STEVENS M.D.

Surgery

1,016

$52K

108
31 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

KHALED GHORAB MD

Surgery

953

$45K

175
95 are 65+

N/A

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

DAVID REMEDIOS M.D.

Surgery

935

$41K

102
72 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

RYAN WOLFORT MD

Surgery

905

$20.2K

473
285 are 65+

N/A

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

JOSEPH BUELL MD

Surgery

884

$189K

118
35 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

KERRY BYRNES M.D.

Surgery

782

$45.2K

228
139 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

GLYNN GRANGER MD

Surgery

772

$28.8K

177
123 are 65+

N/A

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

JOHN HARDIN M.D.

Surgery

756

$38.3K

54
47 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

F. LINER M. D.

Surgery

657

$34.2K

190
118 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

CHARLES THOMAS M.D.

Surgery

565

$41.2K

146
109 are 65+

N/A

61%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

ROBERT SMITH MD

Surgery

547

$39.5K

42
20 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

RON GREGG MD FACS

Surgery

521

$20.6K

181
127 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

PATRICK SAVOY M.D.

Surgery

489

$19.7K

127
81 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

UYEN CHU M.D.

Surgery

476

$31.2K

92
21 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

WAGIH MANDO M.D

Surgery

473

$16.8K

123
80 are 65+

N/A

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

Sources

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