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Top Gynecology 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
ROBERT SANTELLA MD

Gynecology

7,697

$672K

316
111 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$87
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

PHILIP BROOKS MD

Gynecology

2,118

$220K

359
332 are 65+

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

DAVID GOLDSTEIN M.D.

Gynecology

1,974

$168K

137
98 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

GORDON GUNN MD

Gynecology

1,973

$226K

209
194 are 65+

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$115
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

RITA MELKONIAN MD

Gynecology

1,889

$242K

368
333 are 65+

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$128
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

THOMAS POWERS M.D.

Gynecology

1,832

$167K

356
324 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$91
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

SHARON GEHRINGER PA-C

Gynecology

1,718

$69.6K

111
24 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$41
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

LANCE BETSON DO

Gynecology

1,658

$149K

172
153 are 65+

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$90
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

LUDMILA BESS M.D.

Gynecology

1,589

$186K

299
243 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

ELISA LINDLEY MD

Gynecology

1,583

$136K

214
193 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$86
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

JANINE JENSEN M.D.

Gynecology

1,478

$173K

411
379 are 65+

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

NANCY TOWBIN MD

Gynecology

1,437

$163K

228
203 are 65+

45%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

CHRISTINE GRISWOLD MD

Gynecology

1,376

$199K

340
312 are 65+

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$144
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

MICHAEL MADDOX MD

Gynecology

1,363

$131K

397
357 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$96
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

KAREN NOBLETT MD

Gynecology

1,332

$140K

560
420 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

ARIEH BERGMAN M.D.,

Gynecology

1,291

$138K

270
250 are 65+

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$107
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

MARSHALL KADNER M.D.

Gynecology

1,160

$96.8K

176
164 are 65+

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

ANDREW WALTER MD

Gynecology

1,127

$139K

343
314 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$123
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

WILLIAM COPELAND M.D.

Gynecology

1,102

$71K

148
107 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

GREGORY DAVIS M.D.

Gynecology

1,091

$161K

149
105 are 65+

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$147
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

KIM ERVIN M.D.

Gynecology

1,036

$102K

253
205 are 65+

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$99
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

REBECCA MARGULIES MD

Gynecology

1,033

$138K

271
257 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$133
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

KATHLEEN GRIFFIN M.D.

Gynecology

1,020

$58K

139
120 are 65+

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

KARIN DENEVI MD

Gynecology

1,004

$85.1K

141
123 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

KERRI WILTCHIK MD

Gynecology

984

$94K

195
128 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 41%

$95
Average prescription price

Avg: $104

Sources

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