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Top Legal Medicine 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
LILIT BALTAIAN M.D.

Legal Medicine

23,413

$1.83M

461
388 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

AMIR BAHADORI M.D

Legal Medicine

18,022

$1.09M

708
573 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

LEO LABUNSKY M.D

Legal Medicine

13,544

$851K

387
325 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

YOMI ODUBELA M.D.

Legal Medicine

12,839

$795K

763
606 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

JOHN CHOW M.D.

Legal Medicine

11,817

$505K

686
654 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

JAMES ANASTASI M.D.

Legal Medicine

11,616

$720K

402
385 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

IRADA DALILI M.D.

Legal Medicine

11,451

$436K

599
542 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$38
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

JEAN BARDENHEIER M.D.

Legal Medicine

11,423

$485K

319
286 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

CARLOS MONTENEGRO M.D

Legal Medicine

10,570

$529K

208
161 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

SHARON LAUGHLIN M.D.

Legal Medicine

10,368

$449K

517
436 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$43
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

SOON KWUN M.D.,F.A.C.C.

Legal Medicine

9,323

$383K

202
187 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

ERIC TATE M.D.

Legal Medicine

8,861

$574K

260
177 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

VY NGUYEN MD

Legal Medicine

8,717

$511K

319
300 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

YING FENG HUANG M.D.

Legal Medicine

8,576

$670K

340
319 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

RAMAZ DZHANASHVILI M.D

Legal Medicine

7,803

$844K

183
168 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

EDGAR FLORES MD

Legal Medicine

7,434

$445K

375
222 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

ERNESTO SALAS M.D.

Legal Medicine

7,425

$396K

352
324 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

ANH NGUYEN MD

Legal Medicine

7,308

$343K

312
245 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

ROBERT RIECHMANN M.D.

Legal Medicine

6,789

$398K

256
230 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

GONZALO MONTALVAN M.D.

Legal Medicine

6,514

$258K

257
216 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

AUNG THU MD

Legal Medicine

6,492

$337K

497
373 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

TRACH DANG M.D.

Legal Medicine

6,486

$466K

281
249 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

LEENA SHETH M.D

Legal Medicine

6,212

$365K

240
172 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

CHIA CHEN MD

Legal Medicine

5,084

$330K

319
213 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

MICHELE MARTINEZ MD.

Legal Medicine

5,069

$321K

313
223 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 26%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $62

Sources

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