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Top Physician Assistant, Medical Prescribers in Texas

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
SHANE HOWATT PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

8,050

$541K

491
371 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

REBECCA NORMENT PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

7,906

$446K

373
322 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

PAMALA EDWARDS PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

7,403

$349K

401
255 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JUAN BRIONES PA C

Physician Assistant, Medical

7,223

$539K

322
241 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JAMES BLEDSOE PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

7,172

$422K

252
148 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MICHAEL ESQUIVEL PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

6,862

$512K

912
734 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

CHRISTOPHER MONTOYA PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

6,634

$541K

656
434 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

TERRANCE MEINEKE PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

6,470

$428K

383
319 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

RONALD RANDALL PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

6,243

$421K

344
270 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

KEITH JONES PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

5,289

$318K

336
237 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

KENNETH VOLK PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

5,288

$192K

288
188 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

ROLANDO PEREZ P.A.

Physician Assistant, Medical

5,251

$583K

417
304 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$111
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

CRYSTAL ORR PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

5,227

$242K

508
420 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MEGAN HEARD PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

5,209

$398K

416
286 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JEFFREY EAST P.A.

Physician Assistant, Medical

5,125

$5.21M

164
20 are 65+

58%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$1017
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

ROBIN KENT PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

5,101

$218K

233
195 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JANET KNIGHT PAC

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,975

$270K

375
313 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MONICA SAENZ-CASTILLO PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,947

$290K

348
296 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

CHAD MOODY PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,922

$271K

454
367 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JESSICA LEAL-PORRAS PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,900

$513K

532
459 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

RONNIE NASH PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,767

$270K

520
389 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

CARLOS MENDEZ PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,728

$281K

489
389 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

SHARLA CLARK P.A-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,657

$442K

539
377 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$95
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JOSHUA DUBOSE PA-C

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,565

$210K

408
352 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$46
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

LUCILLE FOURNIER PA

Physician Assistant, Medical

4,559

$403K

370
311 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

Sources

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