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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 Schedule Two Schedule Three Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
LEONID ZOLOTNITSKIY MD

Psychiatry

63

$25.5K

11
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

81%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$405
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

JOJI SUZUKI M.D.

Psychiatry

71

$20.9K

17
are 65+

N/A

94%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

N/A

97%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$294
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

PETER NEWBERRY MD

Psychiatry

144

$14.8K

19
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$103
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

LILIA FEINBERG M.D.

Psychiatry

178

$12.3K

16
14 are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

CHRISTOPHER PALMER M.D.

Psychiatry

201

$19.7K

16
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

UMADEVI NAIDOO M.D.

Psychiatry

202

$22.1K

14
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$109
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

SUZANNA ZIMMET M.D.

Psychiatry

209

$32.3K

16
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$154
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

FABIAN SALEH M.D.

Psychiatry

209

$8,718

23
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

SHERRY NYKIEL MD

Psychiatry

240

$50.4K

31
are 65+

N/A

39%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

N/A

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$210
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

DONALD BARKER M.D.

Psychiatry

244

$31.7K

28
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$130
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

GENIE BAILEY MD

Psychiatry

253

$65.6K

20
are 65+

N/A

55%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

N/A

59%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$259
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

KELLY IRWIN M.D.

Psychiatry

260

$35.9K

31
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$138
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

MIRIAM VILLANUEVA M.D.

Psychiatry

261

$21.7K

26
are 65+

N/A

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

N/A

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

ANMIR AGRESAR-DONATE MD

Psychiatry

287

$48.6K

69
are 65+

N/A

23%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

N/A

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$169
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

LAWRENCE LITMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

288

$62.4K

42
are 65+

N/A

95%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

N/A

83%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$217
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

DANIEL NAIMAN MD

Psychiatry

310

$21.8K

43
29 are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

LEWIS COHEN MD

Psychiatry

310

$9,056

25
13 are 65+

N/A
N/A

7%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

JOHN PURCELL MD

Psychiatry

313

$16.7K

34
25 are 65+

N/A
N/A

5%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

ELISSA KLEINMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

326

$8,049

31
12 are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$25
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

KATHY BECHER MD

Psychiatry

331

$27.9K

19
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

CARLOS SUAREZ MD

Psychiatry

332

$44.4K

40
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$134
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

LILYA NAIMAN MD

Psychiatry

332

$21.4K

37
27 are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

EVILINE MELEKA MD

Psychiatry

338

$39.6K

16
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$117
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

ELIZABETHQ MURPHY M.D.

Psychiatry

347

$21.9K

27
are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

CASSANDRA HOBGOOD MD

Psychiatry

356

$27.8K

45
13 are 65+

N/A
N/A
N/A

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

Sources

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