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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » South Carolina » General Practice

Top General Practice 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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
KENNETH HELLER MD

General Practice

29,725

$1.41M

537
500 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

33%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

RONALD PADGETT M.D.

General Practice

22,760

$1.39M

816
588 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

KATHLEEN GRABOWSKI MD

General Practice

6,993

$386K

340
223 are 65+

14%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

35%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

VASANT GARDE M.D.

General Practice

6,091

$253K

255
183 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

FRANK TREFNY MD

General Practice

11,216

$497K

238
189 are 65+

5%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 16%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 23%

$44
Average prescription price

Avg: $52

Sources

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