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Top Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Primary Care 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
DANIEL WILTZ M.D.

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Primary Care

5,935

$286K

240
146 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$48
Average prescription price

JAMES HINES M. D.

Ambulatory Health Care Facilities, Primary Care

3,625

$191K

324
110 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

33%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$53
Average prescription price

Sources

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