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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » Connecticut » Psychiatry

Top Psychiatry Prescribers in Connecticut

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
CONSTANTINE ZARIPHES M.D.

Psychiatry

2,953

$254K

229
122 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 13%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

LAURENCE SCHWEITZER

Psychiatry

787

$66.2K

77
61 are 65+

51%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 13%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

MYER SHIMELMAN MD

Psychiatry

292

$136K

38
12 are 65+

N/A

56%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

JAMES PHILLIPS MD

Psychiatry

1,107

$111K

132
97 are 65+

13%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 13%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

Sources

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