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Prescriber Checkup

Top Psychiatry Prescribers in Massachusetts

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
JOHN HERMAN MD

Psychiatry

135

$2,461

21
16 are 65+

0%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$18
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

JOJI SUZUKI M.D.

Psychiatry

166

$54.9K

28
5 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$331
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

BENJAMIN HERBSTMAN M.D., M.H.S.

Psychiatry

186

$20.4K

12
5 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$110
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

ALTAGRACIA RAMIREZ M.D.

Psychiatry

190

$25.6K

38
11 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$135
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

LUCIAN RADU-RADULESCU M.D.

Psychiatry

191

$39.1K

18
5 are 65+

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$205
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

JOHN TEAL MD

Psychiatry

197

$22.9K

15
5 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$116
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

MATTHEW EHRLICH M.D.

Psychiatry

210

$5,378

31
26 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$26
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

JOSEPH RATNER M.D.

Psychiatry

211

$8,282

119
99 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

MIRIAM VILLANUEVA M.D.

Psychiatry

214

$19.7K

18
0 are 65+

42%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$92
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

IGOR ELMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

216

$26.5K

18
5 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$123
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

DANIEL KARLIN M.D., M.A.

Psychiatry

217

$38.3K

12
5 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$176
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

GERARDO GONZALEZ-HADDAD M.D.

Psychiatry

220

$30.4K

19
0 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$138
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

ZEV SCHUMAN-OLIVIER M.D.

Psychiatry

231

$37.3K

13
5 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$162
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

STEVEN GREENBERG MD PHD

Psychiatry

235

$39.3K

36
25 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$167
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

STEVEN FISCHEL MD

Psychiatry

248

$4,990

16
11 are 65+

2%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$20
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

THERESA CERULLI MD

Psychiatry

251

$23.2K

15
10 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$93
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

KAVITHA KOLAPPA M.D.

Psychiatry

259

$18.2K

12
0 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

JAY PRESS M.D.

Psychiatry

283

$13.6K

15
10 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$48
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

UMADEVI NAIDOO M.D.

Psychiatry

313

$12.2K

32
5 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

LEE COHEN MD

Psychiatry

318

$45.1K

15
5 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$142
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

BARBARA WISSNER MD

Psychiatry

319

$19.8K

20
15 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$62
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

EDWIN MIKKELSEN M.D.

Psychiatry

321

$20.7K

32
5 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

EFRAT SHAVIT M.D.

Psychiatry

324

$41.4K

31
5 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$128
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

DANIEL MOLLOD M.D.

Psychiatry

333

$42.5K

12
5 are 65+

2%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$128
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

KEITH ABLOW M.D.

Psychiatry

337

$20.6K

18
5 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

Sources

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