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Top Obstetrics Gynecology 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
ANNIE BORDERS BLACKWELL D.O.

Obstetrics Gynecology

2,632

$130K

240
91 are 65+

33%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

FRED INGRAM M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

2,442

$183K

200
131 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

31%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOHN SHIELDS MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

2,426

$75.2K

229
90 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

13%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

GREGORY CHILDREY M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,936

$99.8K

233
188 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

42%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

THOMAS WILEY MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,317

$73.8K

233
191 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

45%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

PURNIMA PUROHIT MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,281

$31.1K

153
78 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

BERNADETTE SHERMAN M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,175

$47.5K

137
41 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

38%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JAMES PURDY MD, FACOG

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,082

$61.9K

169
105 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

7%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

27%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JAMES CHANEY MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,068

$56.2K

176
124 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

40%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

PATRICK HSU M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,047

$37.9K

155
47 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

35%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

TIMOTHY WHITTLE MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,037

$44.3K

97
43 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

32%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOEL FLYNT M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

1,029

$49.7K

139
104 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

37%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

ARTHUR CROMARTIE M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

924

$56.4K

106
81 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

31%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

VIRGINIA JONES MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

899

$70.8K

180
141 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

JOHN COOK MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

877

$57K

192
141 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

39%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

CHARLOTTE MAGNUSSEN M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

871

$46.2K

133
76 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

35%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

DAVID WILLIAMS M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

851

$41.1K

126
83 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

19%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

GEORGE BALL M.D.

Obstetrics Gynecology

840

$50.3K

140
112 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

35%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

MARK KELLUM MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

824

$49.2K

167
113 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

54%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

DUKE WOOD DO

Obstetrics Gynecology

813

$49.7K

136
77 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

36%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

RONNYE PURVIS

Obstetrics Gynecology

766

$46.3K

159
100 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

29%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

VIRGINIA NELSON D.O.

Obstetrics Gynecology

746

$39.1K

181
94 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

22%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

24%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

HILTON GILLESPIE MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

731

$50.3K

144
101 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

17%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

45%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

DARDEN NORTH MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

726

$43K

117
83 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

32%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

42%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

WAYNE SLOCUM MD

Obstetrics Gynecology

705

$47.8K

142
85 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 4%

58%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 29%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 36%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $55

Sources

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