ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

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
STEPHEN ROSENTHAL MD

Psychiatry

498

$30.1K

39
25 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

JOSE AUGUSTO HIDALGO M.D.

Psychiatry

632

$29.6K

52
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

THEODORE JELLINEK MD

Psychiatry

459

$29.5K

52
36 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$64
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

KATHY BECHER MD

Psychiatry

331

$27.9K

19
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$84
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

PRIAMVADA KOTA M.D.

Psychiatry

486

$27.8K

39
14 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$57
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

CASSANDRA HOBGOOD MD

Psychiatry

356

$27.8K

45
13 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

PETER MUSLINER MD

Psychiatry

404

$27K

27
20 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$67
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

ANNE FENTON M.D.

Psychiatry

445

$26.1K

22
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

LEONID ZOLOTNITSKIY MD

Psychiatry

63

$25.5K

11
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

81%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$405
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

ELEANOR TEDESCO MD

Psychiatry

452

$24.1K

46
42 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

7%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$53
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

IRENE COLETSOS M.D.

Psychiatry

433

$23.7K

22
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$55
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

FLOAREA PENTIUC MD

Psychiatry

398

$23.5K

34
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$59
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

JOHN PETEET MD

Psychiatry

448

$22.5K

54
27 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$50
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

MARGARET MCKENNA MD

Psychiatry

533

$22.4K

43
41 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$42
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

UMADEVI NAIDOO M.D.

Psychiatry

202

$22.1K

14
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$109
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

ELIZABETHQ MURPHY M.D.

Psychiatry

347

$21.9K

27
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$63
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

DANIEL NAIMAN MD

Psychiatry

310

$21.8K

43
29 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

JOCELYN LAHAYE MD

Psychiatry

558

$21.8K

83
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

MIRIAM VILLANUEVA M.D.

Psychiatry

261

$21.7K

26
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

54%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$83
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

LILYA NAIMAN MD

Psychiatry

332

$21.4K

37
27 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$65
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

JOJI SUZUKI M.D.

Psychiatry

71

$20.9K

17
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

94%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

97%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$294
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

CHRISTOPHER PALMER M.D.

Psychiatry

201

$19.7K

16
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$98
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

JOHN PURCELL MD

Psychiatry

313

$16.7K

34
25 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

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

PETER NEWBERRY MD

Psychiatry

144

$14.8K

19
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$103
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

GARY GOLDSMITH M.D.

Psychiatry

442

$12.9K

34
28 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 5%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 2%

4%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 2%

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 20%

$29
Average prescription price

Avg: $110

Sources

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