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Prescriber Checkup » California » Emergency Medicine

Top Emergency 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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
MICHAEL BAZEL MD

Emergency Medicine

23,955

$2.19M

362
301 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

RICHARD DOYAN M.D.

Emergency Medicine

21,369

$1.7M

446
348 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

18%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

URI GUEFEN M.D.

Emergency Medicine

19,422

$1.71M

680
500 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

45%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$88
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

ARTIN GEVORKIAN MD

Emergency Medicine

15,525

$507K

590
476 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

16%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$33
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

BRENT WILSON MD

Emergency Medicine

15,187

$779K

502
411 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

NAGASAMUDRA ASHOK M.D.

Emergency Medicine

10,550

$648K

596
394 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

29%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

STEVEN CATLETT M.D.

Emergency Medicine

9,755

$394K

582
412 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

PETER BEORIS MD

Emergency Medicine

7,835

$548K

304
169 are 65+

17%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

28%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

PATRICIA JAMES M.D.

Emergency Medicine

7,107

$525K

599
553 are 65+

2%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

10%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$74
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

KELLIE FREEBORN NP

Emergency Medicine

6,912

$2.54M

240
14 are 65+

22%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

25%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$368
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

CHRISTOPHER LEE

Emergency Medicine

6,459

$331K

266
233 are 65+

12%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

26%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$51
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

SAMUEL WILSON MD

Emergency Medicine

6,166

$246K

388
194 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

31%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$40
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

GILBERT ZINI MD

Emergency Medicine

6,080

$329K

454
332 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

CHRISTOPHER FAGAN M.D.

Emergency Medicine

5,551

$288K

428
325 are 65+

7%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

19%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

MARIO SAUCEDO M.D.

Emergency Medicine

5,372

$220K

297
217 are 65+

4%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

27%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

ROBERT CZAKO MD

Emergency Medicine

4,832

$293K

578
508 are 65+

3%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

12%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

IVAN CAVALIERE MD

Emergency Medicine

4,323

$249K

514
428 are 65+

11%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

21%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

CHINEDU UGORJI M.D.

Emergency Medicine

4,172

$207K

176
123 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

20%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

HOLLY STEINDEL MD

Emergency Medicine

3,878

$194K

437
377 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

11%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

QUINN LI MD

Emergency Medicine

3,870

$279K

557
452 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$72
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

RICHARD HAUSMAN D.O.

Emergency Medicine

3,386

$528K

3253
2769 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

1%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

92%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$156
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

MICHAEL RATTER M.D.

Emergency Medicine

3,291

$177K

185
126 are 65+

22%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

17%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

ROBERT BUSCHO M.D

Emergency Medicine

3,214

$191K

195
138 are 65+

10%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

24%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

CAROL TERESZKIEWICZ MD

Emergency Medicine

3,185

$180K

344
312 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

14%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

CHAN KIM MD

Emergency Medicine

2,947

$132K

308
271 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

13%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 32%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 0%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $51

Sources

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