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Top Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program Prescribers in Tennessee

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
SARAH WAHEED MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

3,237

$4.85M

226
163 are 65+

16%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$1498
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

ADRIAN RODRIGUEZ MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,057

$123K

351
303 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

5%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

LELAND SMITH M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

798

$90.5K

351
256 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

CECIL KNIGHT M.D., ATC

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,497

$169K

101
36 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

REHAN SHAFIQUE M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

627

$49K

100
48 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

ELISE SIMS MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

723

$51.8K

59
33 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

ABDELHAMID ALSHARIF M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

623

$44K

35
13 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

HASSAN AMIN M.D

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,538

$98.6K

171
110 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

RYAN KARASEK MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

712

$42.3K

150
63 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

DAVID PRITCHARD M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

549

$30.5K

106
81 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

UTCOM

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,514

$83K

103
50 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

AMANDA HUTCHINSON M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,183

$58.1K

69
37 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$49
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

PAUL BOEREMA M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,285

$61.8K

133
90 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

8%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

LORIEN SITES MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

534

$24.6K

224
201 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

CHRISTOPHER LEDBETTER MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,038

$47.7K

203
114 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

SHASHIDHAR REDDY MADIREDDY M.D

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

603

$27.6K

86
57 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

ANDERS PETERSEN MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

997

$45.4K

226
151 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

JODY HADDOCK M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

947

$42.9K

48
18 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

HOLLY BLANKENSHIP D.O.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

849

$36.6K

149
83 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

JEWEL HARRIS M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

1,028

$42.6K

71
41 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

PEMA BHUTIA M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

2,733

$113K

108
40 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

CHRISTOPHER MANTLE MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

333

$13.5K

118
98 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

MATTHEW SMITH MD

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

177

$7,146

54
34 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

HEMANTH VELUSWAMY

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

920

$36.9K

55
24 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

ATIF ALI M.D.

Student in an Organized Health Care Education/Training Program

730

$29K

58
30 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 3%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 12%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 18%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $186

Sources

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