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Prescriber Checkup

Top Neurology Prescribers in South Dakota

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
BERNE BAHNSON M.D.

Neurology

3,472

$446K

190
90 are 65+

22%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

Sources

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