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Top Neurological Surgery 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
ARTHUR SMITH MD

Neurological Surgery

2,088

$568K

149
47 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$272
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

GLEN SCOTT D.O.

Neurological Surgery

1,743

$1.14M

193
113 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$653
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

CHRISTIE MINA M.D.

Neurological Surgery

927

$23.5K

295
200 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

GREGORY MCLOUGHLIN M.D.

Neurological Surgery

832

$23K

174
97 are 65+

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

AARON MACDONALD M.D.

Neurological Surgery

765

$17.7K

209
124 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$23
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

BYRON BAILEY MD

Neurological Surgery

744

$26.8K

124
65 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

LARRY DAVIDSON MD

Neurological Surgery

693

$18.3K

181
121 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

PHILLIP ESCE M.D.

Neurological Surgery

691

$52.4K

199
124 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

EUGENE GIDDENS MD

Neurological Surgery

640

$13.3K

195
127 are 65+

2%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

GEORGE KHOURY MD

Neurological Surgery

632

$15.2K

154
92 are 65+

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$24
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

JAMES BRENNAN MD

Neurological Surgery

623

$18.3K

184
120 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

PHILIP HODGE M.D.

Neurological Surgery

533

$20.8K

163
84 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

STEPHEN GARDNER M.D

Neurological Surgery

528

$9,062

148
100 are 65+

2%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$17
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

JASON HIGHSMITH MD

Neurological Surgery

509

$11.4K

130
85 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

ALFRED NELSON M.D.

Neurological Surgery

498

$13.2K

143
67 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$27
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

JAMES DILLON MD

Neurological Surgery

484

$22.6K

104
86 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

WARD WORTHINGTON MD

Neurological Surgery

469

$13.6K

106
70 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

MICHAEL BUCCI M.D.

Neurological Surgery

401

$5,112

153
105 are 65+

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

THOMAS ANDERSON MD

Neurological Surgery

355

$10.1K

111
77 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$28
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

CHRISTOPHER PARAMORE MD

Neurological Surgery

344

$11.5K

107
64 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

TIMOTHY MONROE M.D.

Neurological Surgery

315

$28.7K

105
33 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$91
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

SUNIL PATEL MD

Neurological Surgery

296

$12.2K

111
77 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

WILLIAM NASO MD

Neurological Surgery

277

$5,795

113
72 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$21
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

BRETT GUNTER M.D.

Neurological Surgery

274

$4,991

98
72 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 6%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

STEPHEN RAWE MD

Neurological Surgery

270

$4,501

84
61 are 65+

N/A

$17
Average prescription price

Avg: $117

Sources

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