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Prescriber Checkup

Top Allergy 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
BRADLEY CHIPPS M.D.

Allergy

4,556

$1.33M

595
465 are 65+

62%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$293
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

PETER PARKER M.D.

Allergy

4,101

$541K

505
460 are 65+

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

STEPHEN WONG M.D.

Allergy

2,783

$350K

322
283 are 65+

45%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$126
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

MICHAEL SCHATZ MD

Allergy

2,003

$314K

411
363 are 65+

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$157
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

SAM WEISS M.D.

Allergy

1,703

$172K

276
257 are 65+

42%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$101
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

STEVEN RUBINSTEIN M.D.

Allergy

1,588

$200K

225
197 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$126
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

GEORGE GUERRA MD

Allergy

1,512

$200K

419
369 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

VINCENT TUBIOLO MD

Allergy

1,500

$166K

203
171 are 65+

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$111
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

ANTON DOTSON MD

Allergy

1,445

$208K

285
252 are 65+

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$144
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

EUGENE KENIGSBERG MD

Allergy

1,416

$236K

362
324 are 65+

56%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$167
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

MARICAR CUTILLAR-GARCIA MD

Allergy

1,351

$167K

257
203 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$124
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

BRUCE FRIEDMAN MD

Allergy

1,343

$129K

221
184 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$96
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

EVE GORDON MD

Allergy

1,245

$199K

232
208 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$160
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

SOUHEIL HABBAL MD

Allergy

1,213

$170K

313
262 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$140
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

ROBERT EITCHES

Allergy

1,187

$159K

151
136 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$134
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

SUNIL PERERA M.D.

Allergy

1,183

$156K

176
137 are 65+

51%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

TRAVIS MILLER M.D.

Allergy

1,128

$1.6M

228
178 are 65+

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$1423
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

WILLIAM CRAWFORD MD

Allergy

1,101

$149K

227
200 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$135
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

JOSEPH DIZON MD

Allergy

1,078

$172K

262
234 are 65+

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$160
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

BRUCE PATERSON MD

Allergy

1,036

$149K

131
105 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$144
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

WILLIAM BERGER M.D.

Allergy

953

$120K

152
132 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$126
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

THUY LIEN LAI MD

Allergy

934

$157K

212
183 are 65+

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$168
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

MICHAEL KAPLAN MD

Allergy

903

$131K

194
170 are 65+

56%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$145
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

MARGARET KUROHARA MD

Allergy

893

$172K

168
143 are 65+

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$193
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

ANNE STAVEREN MD

Allergy

858

$99K

163
148 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 47%

$115
Average prescription price

Avg: $170

Sources

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