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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
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

FRANK PAOLITTO M.D.

Psychiatry

406

$60.5K

16
5 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$149
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

CHARLES LEONARD MD

Psychiatry

870

$49.9K

16
5 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

GYULA BOKOR M.D.

Psychiatry

511

$32.1K

16
5 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$63
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

ALICE ASBY M.D.

Psychiatry

490

$51.4K

17
5 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$105
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

TIMOTHY PACE M.D.

Psychiatry

847

$29.5K

18
5 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$35
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

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

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

BRIAN SCHULMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

354

$15K

18
5 are 65+

9%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$42
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

CHARLES SILBERSTEIN M.D.

Psychiatry

438

$41.6K

20
15 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$95
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

GEORGE FUSSELL M.D.

Psychiatry

449

$31K

20
5 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$69
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

LINA VAWTER M.D.

Psychiatry

1,046

$72.2K

21
5 are 65+

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

Sources

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