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Prescriber Checkup » Michigan » Emergency Medical Services

Top Emergency Medical Services Prescribers in Michigan

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 FOWLER MD

Emergency Medical Services

13,962

$1.07M

425
135 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

52%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$77
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

FRANK PATINO M.D.

Emergency Medical Services

12,490

$1.22M

326
65 are 65+

86%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

77%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

FRANCIS MAGYAR MD

Emergency Medical Services

10,894

$578K

403
294 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MICHAEL ZIELINSKI DO

Emergency Medical Services

5,072

$279K

690
508 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

KIM MAHLER D.O.

Emergency Medical Services

4,196

$243K

267
187 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

JAMES BAUER MD

Emergency Medical Services

2,342

$135K

171
117 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

ROBERT LAFLEUR MD

Emergency Medical Services

885

$166K

107
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$187
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

TRIEU PHAM MD

Emergency Medical Services

490

$11.9K

300
164 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

37%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MARK BOWERS DO

Emergency Medical Services

484

$5,603

302
160 are 65+

8%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$12
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

STEFFEN GENTHE MD

Emergency Medical Services

481

$6,316

352
164 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

37%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MARC AFMAN DO

Emergency Medical Services

479

$6,088

297
135 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

44%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

BARBARA NICHOLS D.O.

Emergency Medical Services

414

$7,512

233
95 are 65+

13%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

40%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

TODD HARTGERINK D.O.

Emergency Medical Services

407

$9,731

271
127 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

ANDREW RUSK MD

Emergency Medical Services

400

$5,767

296
168 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

35%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$14
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MATTHEW DEWYS DO

Emergency Medical Services

381

$5,765

215
120 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

36%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MATTHEW PILLSBURY MD

Emergency Medical Services

380

$6,633

182
123 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

41%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$17
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

BRIAN BOSSCHER MD

Emergency Medical Services

371

$6,265

221
103 are 65+

15%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$17
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MARY WILKINS MD

Emergency Medical Services

366

$4,812

236
127 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

39%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

HOWARD MERRITT MD

Emergency Medical Services

352

$4,314

223
109 are 65+

21%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$12
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MICHAEL BRIGGS DO

Emergency Medical Services

349

$3,268

229
88 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

65%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$9
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

MARC HEADAPOHL M.D.

Emergency Medical Services

346

$4,966

200
99 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

39%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$14
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

BRYANT PIERCE MD

Emergency Medical Services

345

$5,825

222
120 are 65+

23%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$17
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

BRAD BLAKER DO

Emergency Medical Services

345

$4,549

162
85 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

ROBERT MAY DO

Emergency Medical Services

344

$4,041

197
103 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

35%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$12
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

JOSE MALDONADO-VAZQUEZ MD

Emergency Medical Services

334

$3,530

198
114 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 38%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 8%

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $58

Sources

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