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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » California » Cardiovascular Disease

Top Cardiovascular Disease 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
LAURENCE FAVROT MD

Cardiovascular Disease

1,621

$30.7K

286
274 are 65+

N/A

3%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

GARY MARSH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

1,630

$36K

237
200 are 65+

N/A

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

NHON NGUYEN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

1,882

$45.6K

204
195 are 65+

N/A

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

RICHARD HART M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

2,271

$57.6K

322
302 are 65+

N/A

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

MICHAEL DAM MD

Cardiovascular Disease

5,811

$148K

934
864 are 65+

N/A

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

WILLIAM FRENCH M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

506

$14K

111
64 are 65+

N/A

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

GIACOMO DELARIA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

136

$3,813

38
36 are 65+

N/A

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

NIHAL GOONETILLEKE

Cardiovascular Disease

1,662

$47K

102
86 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

BYRON SONG MD

Cardiovascular Disease

4,746

$136K

185
178 are 65+

N/A

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

PADMINI TUMMALA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

4,205

$121K

536
488 are 65+

N/A

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

MARK HIGHMAN

Cardiovascular Disease

847

$24.5K

103
65 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

RICHARD SPELLBERG M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

826

$24K

70
60 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

YOHANNES GEBREEGZIABHER M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

989

$29.8K

163
115 are 65+

N/A

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

RAMA THUMATI MD

Cardiovascular Disease

17,483

$528K

1,300
1,185 are 65+

N/A

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

ALEXANDER KOPELNIK M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

1,441

$43.8K

138
113 are 65+

N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

CHULANI KAPPAGODA MBBS, PHD

Cardiovascular Disease

910

$27.8K

79
58 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JESSICA LI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

2,497

$77.3K

262
230 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

SINJIN LEE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

946

$29.9K

192
176 are 65+

N/A

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JAVIER LOPEZ

Cardiovascular Disease

926

$29.8K

95
66 are 65+

N/A

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

CESAR ARANGURI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

2,321

$74.8K

311
277 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

MUHAMMAD MATTU M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

3,403

$110K

271
204 are 65+

N/A

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

MEHDI ZARGARIAN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

3,019

$98.9K

223
179 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

SUNIL RANGAPPA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

1,473

$48.3K

246
215 are 65+

N/A

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

LEOPOLDO PUGA MD

Cardiovascular Disease

2,905

$95.5K

361
305 are 65+

N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

TYAN LEE MD

Cardiovascular Disease

864

$28.4K

143
115 are 65+

N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

Sources

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