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Prescriber Checkup

Top Psychiatry Prescribers in District of Columbia

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
MELVIN WILLIAMS M.D.

Psychiatry

1,138

$297K

72
14 are 65+

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$261
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

ROBERT KETCHAM MD

Psychiatry

1,088

$152K

64
17 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$140
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

DANIEL HICKS

Psychiatry

1,087

$162K

54
25 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$149
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

BRINDA KRISHNAN M.D.,

Psychiatry

1,068

$181K

171
45 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$170
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

GAGAN NIJJAR M.D.

Psychiatry

1,054

$177K

190
108 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$168
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

KAHLIL JOHNSON M.D.

Psychiatry

992

$93K

96
27 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$94
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

IKECHI NNAWUCHI

Psychiatry

910

$134K

84
14 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$147
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

GIOVANNA MORENA

Psychiatry

875

$34.3K

88
83 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

MARIA CASTINEIRA GARCIA MD

Psychiatry

874

$163K

102
16 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$186
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

JESSICA SAMPLES M.D.

Psychiatry

874

$27.1K

70
28 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$31
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

NORA BAMMIDI M.D

Psychiatry

872

$108K

95
20 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$124
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

JOHN LIVINGOOD MD

Psychiatry

834

$127K

68
63 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$153
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

STEVEN STEURY MD

Psychiatry

735

$83.1K

77
13 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

ANN LUX M.D.

Psychiatry

711

$150K

41
14 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$211
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

ANJALI SINGH D.O.

Psychiatry

702

$73.2K

75
11 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$104
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

TANYA ALIM MD

Psychiatry

678

$55.2K

54
16 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

ANCA ZINNES M.D.

Psychiatry

619

$59.6K

41
22 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$96
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

EUGENIA PRIDDY M.D.

Psychiatry

611

$68.2K

47
5 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$112
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

FAHEEM MOGHAL M.D.

Psychiatry

604

$91.6K

118
75 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$152
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

MANSOOR MALIK M.D.

Psychiatry

563

$111K

59
5 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$198
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

BERNARD VITTONE M.D.

Psychiatry

552

$73.3K

26
21 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$133
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

ALVARO GUZMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

549

$60.3K

33
11 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$110
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

HARWANT GILL MD PHD

Psychiatry

549

$54.1K

75
26 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

AMIT PATEL D.O.

Psychiatry

548

$56.3K

100
58 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$103
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

JOHN MALONEY MD

Psychiatry

547

$46.5K

45
24 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$85
Average prescription price

Avg: $133

Sources

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