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Prescriber Checkup

Top 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
KERRY WHEELER D.O.

Surgery

8,555

$425K

536
446 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

THOMAS QUIRKE MD

Surgery

1,522

$20.1K

990
928 are 65+

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

WILLIAM MOORE MD

Surgery

1,364

$56.8K

335
252 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

DAVID ADAMS MD

Surgery

1,197

$261K

111
27 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$218
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

WILLIAM HOOD DO

Surgery

1,140

$61.5K

137
49 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

JOHN SCOTT MD

Surgery

1,112

$54.5K

228
120 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

JULIUS BABB MD

Surgery

1,084

$44.4K

213
170 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

VINH TRANG M.D.

Surgery

1,071

$81.6K

381
335 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

MICHAEL PALUZZI M.D.

Surgery

954

$42K

395
303 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

TERRY NORTON MD

Surgery

954

$34.8K

246
156 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

CHARLES STONEROCK MD

Surgery

725

$29.4K

201
152 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

SALIM GHORRA

Surgery

621

$12.3K

167
97 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

FREDERICK BARKER MD

Surgery

619

$20.9K

165
108 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

EDWARD GILL MD

Surgery

606

$20.6K

309
254 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$34
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

ERIC YOUNG M.D.

Surgery

574

$12.7K

180
109 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$22
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

PAUL LEPAGE M.D.

Surgery

563

$24.1K

146
75 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

STEPHEN MITTELSTAEDT M.D.

Surgery

543

$6,983

334
296 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

JOHN SONFIELD MD

Surgery

528

$33.2K

202
121 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

THOMAS MCLEOD M.D.

Surgery

519

$32.6K

213
146 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

PATRICK SIZEMORE M.D.

Surgery

504

$14.8K

139
96 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

PRABHAKAR BALIGA MD

Surgery

494

$129K

92
14 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$261
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

WAYNE FREI MD

Surgery

491

$24.3K

195
150 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

NEWTON BRACKETT M.D.

Surgery

484

$19K

169
143 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

SCOTT TABER M.D. F.A.C.S.

Surgery

478

$16K

176
111 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

TIMOTHY MCELVEEN MD

Surgery

475

$24.2K

209
161 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 14%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $50

Sources

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