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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
WILLIAM BENNETT M.D.

Psychiatry

859

$51.9K

70
47 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

JOHN HOWLAND MD

Psychiatry

2,644

$159K

176
82 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

AMANI MICHAEL MD

Psychiatry

2,092

$125K

149
144 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

VAN SILKA M.D.

Psychiatry

3,685

$220K

94
11 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

TETYANA TARNAVSKY M.D.,PH.D.

Psychiatry

894

$53.3K

81
12 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

MARGARITA EYDELMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

2,723

$161K

131
45 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

PATRICIA HURZELER APRN, BC

Psychiatry

452

$26.8K

40
16 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

TODD GRISWOLD M.D.

Psychiatry

1,880

$111K

79
12 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

ANTHONY VAGNUCCI M.D.

Psychiatry

771

$45.3K

44
5 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

VICTOR SORIA M.D.

Psychiatry

2,342

$138K

126
38 are 65+

5%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

RICHARD PILLARD MD

Psychiatry

989

$58K

110
16 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

ALLISON WEHR M.D.

Psychiatry

592

$34.7K

21
5 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

JAMES BONNAR MD

Psychiatry

436

$25.6K

33
5 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

JACOB MATHEW MD

Psychiatry

600

$35.1K

103
5 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

NEIL WEISER MD

Psychiatry

4,454

$260K

314
216 are 65+

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

WENDY QIU M.D.

Psychiatry

733

$42.7K

89
30 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

MITCHELL STOKES M.D.

Psychiatry

810

$47.2K

31
5 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

KAREN ABDOOL M.D., PH.D

Psychiatry

902

$52.4K

83
13 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

EUGENE FIERMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

1,035

$59.9K

74
51 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

LUSHA LIU M.D.

Psychiatry

609

$34.9K

54
5 are 65+

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$57
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

PETER WHITNEY WOLFF M.D.

Psychiatry

800

$45.7K

24
5 are 65+

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

AARON FRENZ M.D.

Psychiatry

899

$51.3K

89
53 are 65+

8%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

MICHAEL GILL MD

Psychiatry

1,264

$71.6K

84
13 are 65+

6%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

MARK HOWARD M.D.

Psychiatry

467

$26.4K

30
5 are 65+

4%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 12%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $91

Sources

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