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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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
SURENDRA PUROHIT MD

Surgery

17,359

$947K

913
726 are 65+

1%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

REBECCA CROUCH M.D.

Surgery

7,383

$368K

178
125 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

SARAT DONEPUDI MD

Surgery

6,757

$268K

369
292 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

PREDRAG GAGIC M.D.

Surgery

4,497

$174K

147
126 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

RUSSELL CUMMINGS MD

Surgery

3,006

$125K

290
224 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

WILLIAM ZEICHNER MD

Surgery

2,667

$105K

225
127 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

KARL HAYDEL M.D.

Surgery

2,417

$92.2K

180
104 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

37%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

JOSEPH BUELL MD

Surgery

1,755

$527K

162
45 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$300
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

MOHAMMAD SULEMAN M.D.

Surgery

1,585

$65.3K

279
178 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

50%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

JOHN BOUDREAUX MD

Surgery

1,448

$169K

110
51 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

KERRY BYRNES M.D.

Surgery

1,208

$93.5K

362
263 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

DAVID REMEDIOS M.D.

Surgery

1,154

$78.8K

153
119 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

15%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

KHALED GHORAB MD

Surgery

1,049

$54.1K

188
106 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

RYAN WOLFORT MD

Surgery

1,047

$18.4K

562
316 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

32%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

F. LINER M. D.

Surgery

819

$41.4K

222
152 are 65+

20%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

34%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

PATRICK SAVOY M.D.

Surgery

704

$32.1K

160
98 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

44%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

ROBERT SMITH MD

Surgery

662

$39.5K

51
26 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

33%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

KRISTI PREJEANT M.D.

Surgery

635

$35.9K

108
60 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

40%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

RON GREGG MD FACS

Surgery

624

$31.7K

174
127 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

CHRISTOPHER SANDERS M.D.

Surgery

621

$47.5K

176
101 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

39%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

JOHN HARDIN M.D.

Surgery

599

$23.5K

49
43 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

CHARLES THOMAS M.D.

Surgery

549

$40.5K

146
114 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

64%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

CLARK WARDEN M.D.

Surgery

512

$26.5K

89
23 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

48%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

FRANK SARTOR MD

Surgery

509

$16K

164
125 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

55%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

UYEN CHU M.D.

Surgery

509

$30K

84
19 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 8%

42%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 43%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

Sources

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