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Prescriber Checkup » South Carolina » Geriatric Medicine

Top Geriatric Medicine Prescribers in South 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
EDWARD WARREN MD

Geriatric Medicine

38,488

$2.16M

965
851 are 65+

22%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

BRAD WHITNEY MD

Geriatric Medicine

35,461

$2.06M

883
773 are 65+

19%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

JAMES JEWELL MD

Geriatric Medicine

31,145

$1.9M

842
752 are 65+

18%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

RICHARD SHERMAN DO

Geriatric Medicine

26,782

$1.6M

464
432 are 65+

16%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

THOMAS CRUDEN M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

26,309

$1.63M

710
610 are 65+

25%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

MACDONALD DUBOSE M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

17,070

$975K

418
400 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

RALPH D'AMORE MD

Geriatric Medicine

10,825

$614K

125
124 are 65+

27%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

JOHN EMMEL MD

Geriatric Medicine

9,541

$506K

384
304 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

JOHN KLECKLEY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

9,403

$623K

347
338 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

MELTON STUCKEY MD

Geriatric Medicine

6,723

$336K

281
212 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

MARK MEILER MD

Geriatric Medicine

5,883

$348K

244
231 are 65+

10%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

MARION DAVIS M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

3,814

$867K

252
13 are 65+

N/A

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

CHARLES LAMAR M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

2,912

$3,833

128
105 are 65+

N/A

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

STEVEN MCMURTRY M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

1,891

$80.2K

94
93 are 65+

12%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 11%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

ROBERT HOUSTON MD

Geriatric Medicine

1,405

$51.3K

149
88 are 65+

N/A

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

HIEP PHAM MD

Geriatric Medicine

759

$74.7K

79
78 are 65+

N/A

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

RAYMOND GRUBBS M.D.

Geriatric Medicine

578

$44.4K

121
106 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 24%

Sources

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