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Prescriber Checkup » California » Psychiatry

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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
JASON KELLOGG M.D.

Psychiatry

4,513

$653K

385
177 are 65+

54%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RAHIMA AFGHAN MD

Psychiatry

4,004

$399K

384
146 are 65+

34%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JACK JOHNSON MD

Psychiatry

4,403

$375K

380
246 are 65+

31%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

GEETHA PALADUGU MD

Psychiatry

5,682

$950K

374
159 are 65+

45%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ANNE MARIE TADEO MD

Psychiatry

6,463

$1.2M

372
32 are 65+

62%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

TAO NGUYEN MD

Psychiatry

5,000

$757K

369
194 are 65+

12%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

FELIZA GARMA M.D.

Psychiatry

6,300

$1.11M

367
60 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

SURYABANU JAVEED

Psychiatry

7,415

$1.18M

362
150 are 65+

67%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

GEORGE SABOUNJIAN M.D.

Psychiatry

6,339

$1.11M

358
191 are 65+

51%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

LISA WANG MD

Psychiatry

2,118

$531K

358
209 are 65+

20%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

THOMAS ANDREWS M.D.

Psychiatry

6,869

$1.49M

355
120 are 65+

54%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

YASHWANT CHAUDHRI M.D.

Psychiatry

5,193

$922K

354
34 are 65+

47%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ALAN COE MD

Psychiatry

2,732

$396K

351
118 are 65+

39%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

35%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

HISHAM SOLIMAN MD

Psychiatry

3,964

$673K

351
79 are 65+

48%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

MARKHAM KIRSTEN MD

Psychiatry

1,688

$312K

350
260 are 65+

33%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

LAWRENCE OGBECHIE MD

Psychiatry

3,136

$369K

349
94 are 65+

29%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RICHARD SILVER MD

Psychiatry

1,549

$341K

346
242 are 65+

14%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

HASSAN FARRAG M.D.

Psychiatry

5,404

$1.09M

343
59 are 65+

61%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RICK JENKINS MD

Psychiatry

2,764

$413K

342
30 are 65+

60%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

IOANA POPESCU M.D.

Psychiatry

1,390

$294K

342
267 are 65+

18%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JOHN ALLEN M.D.

Psychiatry

12,936

$2.19M

339
37 are 65+

38%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

LEONARD JONES M.D.

Psychiatry

3,827

$541K

338
45 are 65+

42%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RIMAL B BERA MD

Psychiatry

4,723

$1.11M

333
68 are 65+

47%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

MICHAEL HERNANDEZ M.D.

Psychiatry

1,056

$51.1K

332
57 are 65+

32%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

SULTANA HAMRANG M.D.

Psychiatry

5,185

$1.02M

330
57 are 65+

60%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 20%

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

Sources

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