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Prescriber Checkup

Top Psychiatry Prescribers in North Carolina

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
JAY SYNN M.D.

Psychiatry

4,383

$707K

320
75 are 65+

28%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

JAGDISH SHAH M.D.

Psychiatry

4,351

$1.67M

324
48 are 65+

44%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

NATHAN JACKSON MD

Psychiatry

4,337

$807K

266
63 are 65+

65%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

SARAH PETERS MD

Psychiatry

4,304

$765K

353
39 are 65+

54%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

BRIAN FARAH M.D.

Psychiatry

4,268

$576K

382
109 are 65+

37%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

JAMES BARKER M.D.

Psychiatry

4,230

$548K

314
87 are 65+

26%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

MARY BERG M.D.

Psychiatry

4,192

$709K

229
70 are 65+

36%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

MARK LAWRENCE MD

Psychiatry

4,132

$632K

383
75 are 65+

41%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

JOUMANA EL SAFY MD

Psychiatry

4,106

$841K

239
26 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

PAMELA ROGERS PMHNP

Psychiatry

4,073

$563K

229
51 are 65+

37%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

THOMAS GRAHAM M.D.

Psychiatry

4,062

$429K

310
56 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

CHIN HO PAK M.D.

Psychiatry

4,011

$588K

211
37 are 65+

49%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

OLEG TCHEREMISSINE M.D.

Psychiatry

3,986

$688K

251
23 are 65+

83%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

JOSEPH BOYLE MD

Psychiatry

3,947

$727K

314
48 are 65+

62%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

MOHAMMAD ABU-SALHA MD

Psychiatry

3,929

$379K

308
80 are 65+

49%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

RAMESH GIHWALA M.D.

Psychiatry

3,913

$902K

255
33 are 65+

73%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

44%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

HENRY EDMUNDSON MD

Psychiatry

3,913

$770K

178
22 are 65+

64%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

KENNETH HEADEN MD

Psychiatry

3,912

$671K

216
40 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

ROBERT JOLLEY MD

Psychiatry

3,908

$392K

92
46 are 65+

57%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

GERI SNOKE M.D.

Psychiatry

3,895

$708K

196
44 are 65+

59%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

RAEFORD PUGH MD

Psychiatry

3,888

$506K

488
298 are 65+

18%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

SURYA CHALLA M.D.

Psychiatry

3,855

$645K

291
33 are 65+

58%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

RAMASWAMY SRIRAMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

3,847

$513K

255
28 are 65+

68%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 21%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

JOSHUA DITTMER M.D.

Psychiatry

3,819

$560K

271
20 are 65+

N/A

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

ROBERT FORINASH MD

Psychiatry

3,808

$698K

344
29 are 65+

N/A

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 28%

Sources

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