ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » North Carolina » Physician Assistant

Top Physician Assistant 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
CHRISTINA BURTON PA-C

Physician Assistant

100

$1,841

85
63 are 65+

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

CARLY FERGUSON PA-C

Physician Assistant

103

$1,648

65
41 are 65+

N/A

$16
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

ANGELA SHEPHERD PA-C, ATC

Physician Assistant

118

$3,021

28
are 65+

N/A

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

BRYAN KERCHNER PA

Physician Assistant

134

$7,836

86
55 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

JOHN MAYNARD P.A.

Physician Assistant

139

$2,906

73
61 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

WESLEY REID P.A.

Physician Assistant

148

$5,477

34
29 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

DAN ECCLESTONE PA-C

Physician Assistant

153

$3,382

102
97 are 65+

N/A

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

BETH TALENT PA-C

Physician Assistant

153

$3,035

88
60 are 65+

N/A

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

JONATHAN LAKE PAC

Physician Assistant

155

$2,705

72
51 are 65+

N/A

$17
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

MAI WATKINS PA-C

Physician Assistant

159

$1,696

93
19 are 65+

N/A

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

SARA FRYE PA-C

Physician Assistant

162

$2,586

95
65 are 65+

N/A

$16
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

PATRICIA HARRIS P.A.-C

Physician Assistant

166

$25.1K

56
38 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$151
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

ELIZABETH BENFIELD P.A.

Physician Assistant

166

$7,548

39
34 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

EMMA COLLINS PA

Physician Assistant

170

$6,352

116
73 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$37
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

CYNTHIA PILKINGTON PA

Physician Assistant

171

$5,214

55
50 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

RONALD MIKAT PA-C

Physician Assistant

179

$1,911

122
40 are 65+

N/A

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

JAMES FORREST PA

Physician Assistant

182

$2,040

75
60 are 65+

N/A

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

DOUGLAS GRAUDONS RPA-C

Physician Assistant

186

$5,503

99
63 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

AMANDA BOWEN PA-C

Physician Assistant

186

$23.5K

60
49 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

LUCY ROYSTER PA-C

Physician Assistant

191

$8,016

48
30 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

ROBERT PORTER PA-C

Physician Assistant

191

$3,739

117
64 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

JASON STAMPER PA-C

Physician Assistant

191

$2,810

86
52 are 65+

N/A

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

JESSICA WEATHERSBEE PA-C

Physician Assistant

192

$4,888

101
75 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

DANIEL COWAN PA-C

Physician Assistant

193

$3,499

78
54 are 65+

N/A

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

STACY THIEDEMAN PA-C

Physician Assistant

194

$26.6K

62
57 are 65+

61%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 19%

$137
Average prescription price

Avg: $71

Sources

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