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Prescriber Checkup

Top Specialist Prescribers in North Carolina

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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
RICHARD PAVELOCK MD

Specialist

34,558

$2.63M

499
45 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

BERNARD BENNETT MD

Specialist

17,830

$1.32M

401
328 are 65+

25%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

WILLARD THOMPSON MD

Specialist

17,250

$907K

464
436 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

ANANT SONI MD

Specialist

16,728

$996K

490
448 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

GREGORIO JACOB M.D.

Specialist

16,227

$901K

481
316 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

RAJ JOSHI M.D.

Specialist

14,642

$856K

369
303 are 65+

12%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

DAVID FRANKS M.D.

Specialist

13,264

$945K

496
394 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

DAVID FARLEY M.D.

Specialist

12,791

$934K

433
379 are 65+

9%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

KAREEN BINION-BROWN PA-C

Specialist

12,607

$711K

374
210 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

IFEANYICHUKWU OKAFOR MD

Specialist

12,422

$655K

390
175 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

FARASAT ASHRAF M.D.

Specialist

12,218

$731K

342
296 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

LINDA ROBINSON MD

Specialist

11,583

$631K

473
358 are 65+

5%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

BABATUNDE OJO M.D.

Specialist

11,445

$654K

364
184 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

CHRISTOPHER STEWART MD

Specialist

11,284

$560K

441
343 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

WILLIE SESSIONS M.D.

Specialist

10,668

$458K

748
555 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

MELISSA PATRAM ACNP

Specialist

10,467

$472K

653
547 are 65+

N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

RICHARD BERRY MD, FACP, FACGS

Specialist

9,926

$522K

394
222 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

DAVID MOCK MD

Specialist

9,837

$1.57M

393
300 are 65+

N/A

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

CHARLOTTE VERRETT MD

Specialist

9,320

$535K

375
225 are 65+

N/A

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

RONNIE MASSEY MD

Specialist

8,744

$492K

335
264 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

LYNN BUTLER DO

Specialist

8,728

$539K

411
341 are 65+

N/A

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

THOMAS PHILLIPS M.D.

Specialist

8,705

$719K

347
251 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

JOHN LACOUTURE M.D.

Specialist

8,618

$490K

251
247 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

ROBERT POWELL M.D.

Specialist

8,584

$464K

344
285 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

HOMER MERRICK M.D.

Specialist

8,091

$542K

431
348 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

Sources

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