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Top Psychiatry 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
BUM SOO LEE M.D.

Psychiatry

5,529

$1.07M

263
20 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$193
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

MARK KOFLER M.D.

Psychiatry

4,131

$1.06M

130
17 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$256
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JOANNE MARKLE M.D.

Psychiatry

7,907

$1.05M

292
51 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

LORNA BARTE M.D.

Psychiatry

9,439

$1.02M

666
390 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$108
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JEN-HSIUNG WANG M.D.

Psychiatry

4,166

$1.01M

169
31 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$241
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

SAMUEL KAUFMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

5,886

$990K

126
12 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$168
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JAMES LILES M.D.

Psychiatry

8,437

$989K

450
98 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

KUANG HUANG MD

Psychiatry

11,485

$975K

588
442 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JOHN FONG MD

Psychiatry

3,585

$971K

136
67 are 65+

48%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$271
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

PRUDENCIO SAMSON MD

Psychiatry

5,890

$968K

262
50 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$164
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

MAXIMO PARAYNO M.D.

Psychiatry

4,275

$961K

228
123 are 65+

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$225
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

MEHERA HALLIWELL M.D.

Psychiatry

4,044

$960K

114
16 are 65+

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$237
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

MICHAEL LITTLE MD

Psychiatry

6,567

$952K

192
31 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$145
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

CHUN RYU M.D.

Psychiatry

8,981

$939K

347
182 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

RAMESH PATEL M.D.

Psychiatry

3,629

$928K

133
5 are 65+

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$256
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JESSICA MCCOY M.D.

Psychiatry

3,712

$927K

85
11 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$250
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JANTJE GROOT

Psychiatry

4,269

$916K

188
14 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$215
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

ELISEO MILLS MD

Psychiatry

7,511

$894K

495
253 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

RODNEY COLLINS MD

Psychiatry

5,792

$890K

241
41 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$154
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

BIMLESH GARG MD

Psychiatry

9,894

$881K

419
136 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$89
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

ARAKEL DAVTIAN M.D.

Psychiatry

8,010

$881K

523
304 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$110
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JEFFREY BUENJEMIA M.D.

Psychiatry

4,853

$865K

111
5 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$178
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

JAGDEEP GAREWAL M.D.

Psychiatry

8,202

$861K

450
74 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$105
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

PURSHOTAM KATARIA M.D.

Psychiatry

7,211

$859K

339
102 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

VALENTIN ISACESCU M.D.

Psychiatry

4,168

$848K

202
59 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 16%

$204
Average prescription price

Avg: $125

Sources

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