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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 Brand Name Drugs Prescription Price
CHIN HO PAK M.D.

Psychiatry

5,765

$909K

270
52 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$158
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

MICHAEL POOL MD

Psychiatry

5,735

$402K

520
271 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$70
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

MARY BERG M.D.

Psychiatry

5,696

$452K

308
115 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$79
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

ROBERT FLEURY M.D.

Psychiatry

5,608

$765K

273
56 are 65+

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$136
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JAMES LEE M.D.

Psychiatry

5,481

$452K

481
164 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$82
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JAGDISH SHAH M.D.

Psychiatry

5,453

$1.77M

329
57 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$325
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JOHN HUMPHREY MD

Psychiatry

5,393

$430K

314
211 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$80
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

ISABELLE EUSTICE MD

Psychiatry

5,383

$373K

356
214 are 65+

13%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JENNIFER RUCCI MD

Psychiatry

5,303

$540K

540
282 are 65+

12%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$102
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

BRIAN FARAH M.D.

Psychiatry

5,299

$662K

426
132 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$125
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

ELAINE SALEH MD

Psychiatry

5,191

$517K

276
121 are 65+

14%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$100
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JOANNA WOLICKI-SHANNON M.D.

Psychiatry

5,132

$856K

194
26 are 65+

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$167
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JAY SYNN M.D.

Psychiatry

5,052

$569K

287
87 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$113
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JOHN BARKENBUS MD

Psychiatry

4,992

$751K

324
127 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$151
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

KIMBERLY JOHNSON M.D.

Psychiatry

4,984

$632K

434
101 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$127
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

CHARLES GODWIN MD

Psychiatry

4,844

$424K

300
130 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$87
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

DEANNA CORNELIUS M.D.

Psychiatry

4,840

$1.29M

225
29 are 65+

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$266
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

OLIN FOX M.D.

Psychiatry

4,835

$432K

284
64 are 65+

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$89
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

CONNIE CALVERT DO

Psychiatry

4,834

$792K

208
31 are 65+

20%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$164
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

DEVENDRA SHAH M.D.

Psychiatry

4,776

$641K

255
64 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$134
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

ROBERT JOLLEY MD

Psychiatry

4,766

$329K

73
39 are 65+

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$69
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

RAMASWAMY SRIRAMAN M.D.

Psychiatry

4,598

$546K

301
34 are 65+

16%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$119
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

SARAH PETERS MD

Psychiatry

4,589

$643K

177
38 are 65+

17%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$140
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

WILLIAM FOX M.D.

Psychiatry

4,555

$824K

247
36 are 65+

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$181
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

JOUMANA EL SAFY MD

Psychiatry

4,525

$745K

228
41 are 65+

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 17%

$165
Average prescription price

Avg: $119

Sources

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