ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Montana » Nephrology

Top Nephrology Prescribers in Montana

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
CINDY SHARP MD

Nephrology

6,842

$429K

450
390 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

HEATHER MCGUIRE MD

Nephrology

5,562

$450K

351
230 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

SCOT BORN M.D.

Nephrology

3,483

$218K

260
180 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

TOBIN HOPPES M.D.

Nephrology

2,370

$123K

229
160 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

VARGHESE PARAMBI MD

Nephrology

2,166

$203K

202
135 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$94
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

MARGARET EDDY MD

Nephrology

2,075

$167K

109
52 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

MICHAEL SHANNON M.D.

Nephrology

1,928

$115K

147
95 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

JOHN LAKATUA MD

Nephrology

1,684

$112K

96
48 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

MARJORIE TEVLIN M.D.

Nephrology

1,401

$97.3K

94
59 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

GRACE KIM M.D.

Nephrology

1,322

$112K

118
80 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

GERALD GROGGEL MD

Nephrology

462

$30.5K

58
39 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $70

Sources

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