ProPublica

Journalism in the Public Interest

Cancel

Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » New York » Psychiatry

Top Psychiatry Prescribers in New York

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 Narcotics Antipsychotics to Patients Over 65 Dangerous Drugs to Seniors Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
KAREN BLITZ-SHABBIR

Psychiatry

1,076

$1.25M

110
68 are 65+

N/A

50%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RAQUEL GIL MD

Psychiatry

1,064

$425K

48
are 65+

N/A

42%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

OSCAR KLEIN MD

Psychiatry

899

$357K

43
are 65+

N/A

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

CHRISTOPHER CAHENZLI MD

Psychiatry

456

$172K

21
are 65+

N/A

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RALPH AQUILA M.D.

Psychiatry

2,169

$777K

77
17 are 65+

82%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

HAIDEE PIDOR M.D.

Psychiatry

411

$140K

21
12 are 65+

N/A

54%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ISABELLA KANELLOPOULOU M.D.

Psychiatry

461

$138K

45
are 65+

N/A

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

TARA BELSARE

Psychiatry

2,738

$819K

153
21 are 65+

86%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

DAVID PALLAS M.D.

Psychiatry

3,464

$992K

140
13 are 65+

N/A

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

PAOLO TRAVERS M.D.

Psychiatry

456

$129K

34
are 65+

N/A

53%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

EMILIO RUELOS M.D.

Psychiatry

561

$157K

43
are 65+

N/A

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

ALEXANDER JANUMS M.D.

Psychiatry

1,937

$539K

81
are 65+

N/A

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

JOANNE CARING M.D.

Psychiatry

538

$149K

50
are 65+

N/A

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

LYUBOV GORELIK M.D.

Psychiatry

2,266

$619K

81
28 are 65+

89%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

EVELYN WASSERMANN MD

Psychiatry

1,080

$292K

70
are 65+

N/A

40%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

RALPH BERRY MD

Psychiatry

687

$184K

28
are 65+

N/A

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

HORACIO CAPOTE M.D.

Psychiatry

8,218

$2.17M

651
154 are 65+

38%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

45%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

STEPHANIE HAMARMAN MD

Psychiatry

504

$133K

30
are 65+

N/A

52%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

OMER STUPAC M.D.

Psychiatry

1,076

$283K

43
are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

CAROLYN BENSON MD

Psychiatry

2,669

$698K

88
60 are 65+

78%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

DONG CHOE MD

Psychiatry

1,303

$339K

111
14 are 65+

79%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

VARINDER RATHORE MD

Psychiatry

585

$151K

39
are 65+

N/A

51%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

MICHAEL PRIEST MD

Psychiatry

3,783

$974K

190
30 are 65+

53%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

TAE YOO M.D.

Psychiatry

1,177

$302K

88
18 are 65+

94%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 22%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

BENJAMIN RAATJES M.D.

Psychiatry

318

$81.5K

22
are 65+

N/A

43%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 29%

Sources

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