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Prescriber Checkup

Top Neurology 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JAMES SOWELL MD

Neurology

12,399

$843K

840
387 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

ANDREAS RUNHEIM M.D.

Neurology

11,628

$2.32M

1111
689 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$199
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

EDWARD HILL M.D.

Neurology

11,429

$3.85M

1282
807 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$337
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

JAMES PATTON MD

Neurology

10,342

$2.73M

1049
647 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$264
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

BRUCE SOLOMON D.O.

Neurology

9,914

$1.77M

971
660 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$179
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

MOHAMMAD BOLOURI MD

Neurology

8,886

$966K

817
776 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$109
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

ELAINE FERARU MD

Neurology

8,601

$1.27M

519
242 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$148
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

CRAIG DUBOIS M.D.

Neurology

8,404

$1.49M

653
380 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$178
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

CHRISTOPHER CONNELLY MD

Neurology

7,461

$998K

544
347 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$134
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

JOSEPH MILLER MD

Neurology

7,294

$742K

722
485 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$102
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

JAMES LOVE M.D.

Neurology

7,175

$2.17M

671
523 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$303
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

CHARLES WILLIS M.D.

Neurology

7,060

$1.41M

709
500 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$199
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

DOUGLAS JEFFERY MD

Neurology

6,700

$4.42M

314
68 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$659
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

DAVID MEYER MD

Neurology

6,436

$2.77M

572
374 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$430
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

SUZANNE MCADAMS M.D.

Neurology

6,185

$1.64M

518
353 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$265
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

RICHARD SATER MD

Neurology

5,926

$2.43M

375
212 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$410
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

BING LIU MD

Neurology

5,820

$1.03M

574
394 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$177
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

MOHAN DEOCHAND MD

Neurology

5,748

$875K

460
267 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$152
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

THOR BORRESEN MD

Neurology

5,734

$1.69M

414
273 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$295
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

JONATHAN RICHMAN MD

Neurology

5,671

$1.06M

484
313 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$186
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

ROBERT ARMSTRONG MD

Neurology

5,490

$1.64M

629
254 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$299
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

ANDREA DIEDRICH MD

Neurology

5,469

$1.03M

504
363 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$188
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

SUSAN GLENN M.D.

Neurology

5,372

$1.1M

445
310 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$204
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

CHOCK TSERING M.D.

Neurology

5,293

$487K

263
78 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

ANDREW BRAUNSTEIN D.O.

Neurology

5,269

$1.27M

454
262 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$241
Average prescription price

Avg: $244

Sources

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