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Prescriber Checkup » California » Dentist, General Practice

Top Dentist, General Practice Prescribers in California

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
JOSE LUIS RUIZ DDS

Dentist, General Practice

1,738

$159K

51
47 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

56%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

HAN KIM D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

1,241

$119K

257
250 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

85%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$96
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

JOHN LEE D.M.D.

Dentist, General Practice

1,108

$49.5K

32
32 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

PAUL LIU D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

988

$39K

141
130 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

33%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

CHUCK LE DDS

Dentist, General Practice

921

$61.7K

125
103 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

CHRISTOPHER NGUYEN D.D.S

Dentist, General Practice

813

$12.2K

247
216 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

74%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$15
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

HUY HO DMD

Dentist, General Practice

808

$42.7K

71
50 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

15%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

CHRISTOPHER LIN DDS, MPH

Dentist, General Practice

570

$43.1K

89
74 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

77%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$76
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

DORIS BARIZO DMD

Dentist, General Practice

563

$4,337

140
15 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$8
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

WALTER EASTER DDS

Dentist, General Practice

470

$4,356

55
24 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

75%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$9
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

DAN ROSEN DDS

Dentist, General Practice

460

$5,239

143
123 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

EUN JUNG D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

449

$2,944

154
149 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

88%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$7
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

THUC TRAN DDS

Dentist, General Practice

445

$31.9K

111
103 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

34%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

STEPHEN WONG D.D.S

Dentist, General Practice

442

$43.2K

67
58 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

60%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

SANG CHOI D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

441

$4,765

143
139 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$11
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

ALEXANDER MORADZADEH D.D.S

Dentist, General Practice

439

$4,236

217
115 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

33%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$10
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

SAM DASON DDS

Dentist, General Practice

435

$3,025

167
103 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$7
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

DONG WON CHOI D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

412

$2,837

153
146 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$7
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

FREDRICK STUART D.D.S

Dentist, General Practice

400

$2,122

182
144 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$5
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

RICHARD NGUYEN DDS

Dentist, General Practice

397

$35.2K

118
112 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$89
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

WIJAYA SULAEMAN D.D.S., M.A.G.D.

Dentist, General Practice

393

$2,687

91
44 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

84%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$7
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

INJOO HAN D.D.S.

Dentist, General Practice

377

$1,764

100
36 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

71%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$5
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

ROBERT HOU DDS

Dentist, General Practice

369

$2,892

197
154 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

67%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$8
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

CESAR JIMENEZ DDS

Dentist, General Practice

363

$13K

86
46 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

44%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$36
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

STEVE LEE DDS

Dentist, General Practice

337

$4,267

160
137 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 0%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 28%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 2%

$13
Average prescription price

Avg: $19

Sources

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