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Prescriber Checkup » Maine » Family Medicine

Top Family Medicine Prescribers in Maine

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
CARL SCHULER DO

Family Medicine

23,515

$1.11M

529
429 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

CHRISTOPHER RITTER MD

Family Medicine

19,436

$1.33M

598
442 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

HENRY ATKINS MD

Family Medicine

18,232

$897K

617
565 are 65+

19%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

REUBEN BELL DO

Family Medicine

18,150

$868K

486
434 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

JAMES ESHLEMAN DO

Family Medicine

17,072

$753K

549
424 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

DANIEL PIERCE DO

Family Medicine

16,603

$764K

476
433 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

LISA KEISKI DO

Family Medicine

15,637

$862K

580
509 are 65+

17%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

HANS DUVEFELT M.D.

Family Medicine

14,622

$904K

416
279 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

STEPHEN FAIRCHILD MD

Family Medicine

14,589

$809K

498
347 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

HUGH HARWOOD MD

Family Medicine

14,387

$809K

403
363 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

JOHN VANSUMMERN MD

Family Medicine

13,874

$793K

691
473 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

CARL ALESSI M.D.

Family Medicine

13,053

$573K

334
262 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

STRATTON SHANNON DO

Family Medicine

12,768

$547K

498
309 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

15%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

DALE WALKER M.D.

Family Medicine

12,763

$620K

643
494 are 65+

19%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

DAVID HILL M.D.

Family Medicine

12,121

$634K

435
346 are 65+

20%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

DAVID RIOUX D.O.

Family Medicine

11,981

$773K

422
328 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

JOHN BAKER MD

Family Medicine

11,841

$616K

436
345 are 65+

21%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

THOMAS HAYWARD MD

Family Medicine

11,812

$704K

524
356 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

CARL FLYNN M.D.

Family Medicine

11,750

$814K

667
529 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

ADAM KAZIMIERCZAK DO

Family Medicine

11,174

$593K

446
310 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

VINCENT MICHAUD M.D.

Family Medicine

11,173

$580K

402
302 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

PATRICIA ELLIOTT MD

Family Medicine

11,094

$601K

425
331 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

MARGARET MATTHEWS MD

Family Medicine

10,755

$558K

294
238 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

EDWARD BOGNER M.D.

Family Medicine

10,752

$509K

581
390 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

CYNTHIA SAMMIS M.D.

Family Medicine

10,665

$545K

225
156 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 9%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 10%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $65

Sources

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