ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » New Jersey » Pediatrics

Top Pediatrics Prescribers in New Jersey

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
CECILIA CELESTINO M.D.

Pediatrics

6,835

$500K

156
11 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

ANA MARIE CASTILLO M.D.

Pediatrics

6,331

$475K

143
22 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

BERESTRAND WILLIAMS MD

Pediatrics

5,261

$408K

238
192 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

39%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

KRISHNA PATEL M.D.

Pediatrics

4,139

$238K

145
21 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

2%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$58
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

VEENA NAGARSHETH M.D.

Pediatrics

3,881

$235K

116
0 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$60
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

SUNANDA RANE M.D.

Pediatrics

3,778

$197K

151
16 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

RAFAEL PAZ MD

Pediatrics

3,089

$139K

89
63 are 65+

19%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

3%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$45
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

JOHN GIACOBBO M.D.

Pediatrics

2,120

$99.9K

50
49 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

1%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$47
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

BRIAN BRETT M.D.

Pediatrics

2,032

$153K

186
135 are 65+

9%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

9%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$75
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

YONGMING MAO MD

Pediatrics

1,549

$114K

303
238 are 65+

6%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

6%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$73
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

WILLIAM CASTILLA MD

Pediatrics

1,064

$54.8K

79
61 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

6%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$52
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

NILAY BAXI MD

Pediatrics

893

$153K

99
18 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$172
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

JOSE MALDONADO M.D.

Pediatrics

679

$124K

614
575 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

94%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$183
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

YONG SHIN M.D.

Pediatrics

508

$15.4K

32
13 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$30
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

CHRISTINE COYNE M.D.

Pediatrics

295

$34.1K

61
43 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

51%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$116
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

MARC DEVITO M.D.

Pediatrics

261

$18.4K

26
19 are 65+

0%
patients receiving schedule two controlled substances

Avg: 2%

0%
patients receiving schedule three controlled substances

Avg: 1%

0%
prescriptions for patients 65+ for potentially dangerous drugs

Avg: 1%

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 32%

$71
Average prescription price

Avg: $69

Sources

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