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Prescriber Checkup » New Jersey » Geriatric Psychiatry

Top Geriatric Psychiatry 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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
FRANCIS MURPHY M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

3,756

$292K

209
65 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$78
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MATTHEW BARNAS MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

3,290

$359K

363
343 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$109
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

PRITESH SHAH M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

2,722

$322K

218
161 are 65+

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$118
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

CAROL COOPER M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,945

$258K

166
143 are 65+

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$132
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

SURINDERJEET SANDHU MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,929

$289K

128
28 are 65+

25%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$150
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

STUART KUSHNER M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,881

$267K

88
17 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$142
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MARTIN FORSBERG M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,801

$229K

221
203 are 65+

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

DAVID MCCOMB D.O.

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,590

$88.5K

149
144 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$56
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

ROBERT GREENBERG M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,187

$77.9K

155
150 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$66
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

LINA SHIHABUDDIN MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,149

$77.6K

185
104 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$68
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

JUAN RIESTRA M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,076

$75.4K

121
85 are 65+

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

AJANTA VINEKAR MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

1,022

$62.8K

78
73 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$61
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

STEPHEN SCHEINTHAL D.O.

Geriatric Psychiatry

994

$89.9K

78
61 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$90
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

STEVEN SAMUELS MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

849

$68.9K

87
62 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$81
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

VANAJAKSHI PATURU M.D

Geriatric Psychiatry

791

$144K

179
19 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$182
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

SAILAJA VALIVETI MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

740

$66.6K

115
23 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$90
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

SHAILAJA SHAH MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

682

$95.9K

56
23 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$141
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

ZEBA NIZAM MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

620

$84.1K

70
65 are 65+

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$136
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

MOHAMMAD ASHRAF M.D.

Geriatric Psychiatry

616

$24K

28
are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$39
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

PHIL WHANG MD

Geriatric Psychiatry

248

$13.3K

34
29 are 65+

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 22%

$54
Average prescription price

Avg: $103

Sources

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