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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Louisiana » Hospitalist

Top Hospitalist 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
SEETHA MUTHAVARAPU MD

Hospitalist

4,660

$339K

183
166 are 65+

25%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

MELINA ROMAN-GERARDINO MD

Hospitalist

3,479

$211K

169
79 are 65+

N/A

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

SUSAN DUONG MD

Hospitalist

2,524

$140K

218
146 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

MOIRA OGDEN MD

Hospitalist

1,582

$102K

167
104 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

FELICIA WARD M.D.

Hospitalist

709

$32.2K

125
58 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Sources

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