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Prescriber Checkup » California » Family Medicine

Top Family 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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
REED VUONG D.O.

Family Medicine

23,684

$1.42M

861
618 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ARMINE NAZARYAN M.D.

Family Medicine

53,519

$3.88M

858
741 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

42%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

PAUL CHU M.D.

Family Medicine

17,755

$734K

855
821 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

RODNEY DEGUZMAN MD

Family Medicine

12,060

$595K

854
635 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

SCOTT BOURNS D.O.

Family Medicine

11,465

$572K

850
657 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ARTURO LOPEZ M.D.

Family Medicine

22,354

$687K

848
720 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

NORMAN WOODS MD

Family Medicine

25,463

$1.79M

838
758 are 65+

18%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

WILLIAM GARNICA

Family Medicine

19,897

$1.09M

837
539 are 65+

N/A

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ERIK PALMER DO

Family Medicine

11,165

$606K

834
745 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

GEORGE HAAS MD

Family Medicine

9,258

$680K

830
772 are 65+

1%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

RAGHUANTH REDDY M.D

Family Medicine

26,367

$1.32M

820
550 are 65+

8%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

FRANK KERRIGAN DO

Family Medicine

7,206

$447K

800
737 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JAMES SANDYS MD

Family Medicine

8,960

$492K

800
740 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ENRIQUE CHENG - ROBLES M.D.

Family Medicine

14,918

$527K

797
743 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

TOUSSAINT STREAT

Family Medicine

9,599

$603K

797
676 are 65+

N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

TAREK MAHDI M.D.

Family Medicine

17,889

$816K

794
654 are 65+

7%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

RANDOLPH BETTS M.D.

Family Medicine

26,352

$1.25M

793
624 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JEANETTE KIM MD

Family Medicine

1,554

$20K

792
656 are 65+

N/A

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ARTOON ARAKEL M.D

Family Medicine

40,511

$2.36M

790
748 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

STACEY NUCCION MD

Family Medicine

6,569

$411K

787
671 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

NAZIUH BISHAY M.D.

Family Medicine

5,164

$248K

783
717 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

TIM GURTCH MD

Family Medicine

24,333

$1.56M

782
605 are 65+

14%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

IRMA CASTRO MD

Family Medicine

18,105

$1.24M

775
526 are 65+

3%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

JASON VANCE M.D.

Family Medicine

25,052

$1.53M

771
675 are 65+

11%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 1%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

ALAN ELLIOTT MD

Family Medicine

7,736

$376K

769
698 are 65+

N/A

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

Sources

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