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Prescriber Checkup » Mississippi » Radiation Oncology

Top Radiation Oncology 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
RALPH SMITH M.D.

Radiation Oncology

878

$492K

123
81 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$560
Average prescription price

NAIM SALLOUM M.D.

Radiation Oncology

547

$16.7K

172
136 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$31
Average prescription price

ROBERT JONES M.D.

Radiation Oncology

505

$14.6K

131
97 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

25%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$29
Average prescription price

BURNETT HANSON MD

Radiation Oncology

402

$11.8K

94
74 are 65+

18%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

30%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$29
Average prescription price

STEVEN ZACHOW MD

Radiation Oncology

373

$17.1K

88
59 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

45%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

$46
Average prescription price

Sources

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