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Prescriber Checkup » Mississippi » Gastroenterology

Top Gastroenterology Prescribers in Mississippi

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
ALFRED MCNAIR M.D.

Gastroenterology

6,173

$775K

1047
696 are 65+

2%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$126
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

JOSEPH BAILEY MD

Gastroenterology

4,501

$368K

920
631 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

2%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

FREDERICK CORDER M.D.

Gastroenterology

4,286

$291K

1001
598 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

2%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

YOSHINOBU NAMIHIRA MD

Gastroenterology

4,231

$153K

310
202 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

STEPHEN THREADGILL M.D.

Gastroenterology

4,091

$248K

758
518 are 65+

2%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

JOHN DAVIS MD

Gastroenterology

3,533

$151K

219
194 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

REED HOGAN MD

Gastroenterology

3,021

$249K

784
637 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

CAROLYN CEGIELSKI D.O.

Gastroenterology

2,693

$331K

533
373 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$123
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

DAVID BRIDGERS M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,439

$204K

532
361 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

3%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

CYNTHIA WRIGHT MD

Gastroenterology

2,359

$165K

773
614 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

RONALD RINKER M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,356

$287K

429
319 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$122
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

PIERCE DOTHEROW MD

Gastroenterology

2,320

$160K

652
507 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

STEPHEN JOHNSON D.O.

Gastroenterology

2,228

$424K

452
324 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$190
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

GEZA REMAK M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,193

$289K

419
300 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

4%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

ERNEST WILLIAMS MD

Gastroenterology

2,156

$263K

368
211 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$122
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

BARNEY GUYTON MD

Gastroenterology

2,137

$184K

640
495 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

2%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

BILLY LONG MD

Gastroenterology

2,083

$172K

550
439 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

HENRY FOX M.D.

Gastroenterology

2,021

$177K

473
339 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

JOEL CALLAHAN M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,967

$183K

309
237 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$93
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

NOEL HUNT M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,919

$169K

503
316 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

2%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

CATHERINE HIRSCH M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,901

$301K

420
328 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$158
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

PAUL MILNER MD

Gastroenterology

1,801

$123K

528
406 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

ANTHONY THOMAS M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,770

$106K

316
259 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

ALVA DILLON M.D.

Gastroenterology

1,734

$283K

289
137 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$163
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

PRADEEP THAKARE MD

Gastroenterology

1,687

$272K

480
299 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

$161
Average prescription price

Avg: $98

Sources

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