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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
JULIAN JACOBS M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

1,881

$208K

71
67 are 65+

N/A

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

ANN HICKEY M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

2,353

$483K

78
31 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

WILLIAM MANN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

2,166

$265K

103
84 are 65+

N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

MANUEL AGUILERA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

13,172

$945K

456
416 are 65+

N/A

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

STEWART FRANK M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

9,581

$443K

410
359 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

MICHAEL PHAM M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

874

$128K

76
29 are 65+

N/A

16%
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%

ROMESH JAPRA M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

10,152

$732K

611
498 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

T.S.S RAJAN M.D

Cardiovascular Disease

1,940

$80.2K

95
66 are 65+

24%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 0%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

KAMLESH DHAWAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

4,267

$198K

228
190 are 65+

N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

CHIU LAP TSANG MD

Cardiovascular Disease

3,693

$351K

139
129 are 65+

N/A

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

MOHD. QAISAR KHAN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

5,987

$261K

204
185 are 65+

N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

YING-SUEN KONG MD

Cardiovascular Disease

1,402

$88.4K

72
70 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

VENKAT WARREN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

1,183

$76.8K

65
60 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

GARO PEHLEVANIAN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

10,348

$1.01M

229
202 are 65+

N/A

57%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

PRAKASH PATEL MD

Cardiovascular Disease

6,408

$285K

331
281 are 65+

4%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 0%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

SHANKARLINGAM SAINATH M.D., F.A.C.C.

Cardiovascular Disease

3,739

$199K

132
108 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JUAN ALMAGUER MD

Cardiovascular Disease

19,299

$1.2M

711
646 are 65+

N/A

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

DOUGLAS ZIPRICK MD

Cardiovascular Disease

6,183

$210K

239
227 are 65+

N/A

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

CHEUNG LEUNG M. D.

Cardiovascular Disease

15,081

$1.13M

593
526 are 65+

2%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 0%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

BERNARD COOKE M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

3,255

$132K

153
132 are 65+

N/A

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

LEE TZU LIN MD

Cardiovascular Disease

2,715

$311K

122
101 are 65+

N/A

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

ROBERT STEIN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

7,106

$281K

414
381 are 65+

N/A

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

SOHAIL MAHBOUBIAN M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

1,824

$106K

68
61 are 65+

N/A

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

JIHAD AL IMAMI M.D.

Cardiovascular Disease

3,342

$716K

231
217 are 65+

33%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 0%

74%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 27%

Sources

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