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Prescriber Checkup

Top Neurology 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
CAROL KOOISTRA MD

Neurology

12,371

$1.65M

864
341 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JULIETTE SAAD MD

Neurology

8,332

$1.86M

593
240 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

HOWARD MANDELL M.D.

Neurology

8,212

$1.34M

616
347 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ORLANDO RICALDE M.D.

Neurology

6,209

$772K

444
253 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

KENT KISTLER MD

Neurology

5,718

$885K

627
423 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

E OGBURUOGBONNAY MD M.D.

Neurology

5,707

$777K

294
53 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

BOGDAN GHEORGHIU M.D.

Neurology

5,467

$724K

605
372 are 65+

N/A

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ALLAN RYDER-COOK M.D.

Neurology

5,028

$879K

498
294 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JOHN ABSHER M.D.

Neurology

5,008

$1.44M

682
349 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

DAVID ROGERS M.D.

Neurology

4,936

$566K

457
182 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JEFF BENJAMIN DO

Neurology

4,921

$1.62M

484
299 are 65+

N/A

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

CAROL NICHOLS MD

Neurology

4,740

$533K

405
170 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

DIXON CUNNINGHAM MD

Neurology

4,448

$1.09M

477
288 are 65+

5%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JAMES CARNES M.D.

Neurology

4,387

$1.21M

471
265 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

BRET WARNER MD

Neurology

4,105

$440K

407
237 are 65+

5%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MOHAMMED ALHATOU M.D.

Neurology

3,963

$648K

498
251 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MICHAEL MARESKA M.D.

Neurology

3,883

$570K

354
159 are 65+

N/A

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MELVYN HAAS MD

Neurology

3,750

$506K

310
238 are 65+

6%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

GEORGE BAXLEY MD

Neurology

3,713

$683K

312
123 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

MICHAEL MCCAFFREY MD

Neurology

3,567

$895K

411
260 are 65+

N/A

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

ADEDAPO ODUWOLE MD

Neurology

3,438

$454K

297
30 are 65+

43%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

GONZALO PARES M.D.

Neurology

3,413

$287K

154
60 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JOHN LUCAS MD

Neurology

3,245

$518K

362
247 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

JOHN PILCH M.D.

Neurology

3,084

$464K

345
248 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

KHALED KAMEL MD

Neurology

3,063

$404K

330
196 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

Sources

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