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Prescriber Checkup

Prescriber Checkup » South Carolina » Psychologist

Top Psychologist Prescribers in South 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
MICHAEL TRAN MD

Psychologist

5,270

$1.02M

391
47 are 65+

70%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

GEERA DESAI M.D.

Psychologist

2,573

$339K

329
49 are 65+

22%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

HELEN MASON MD

Psychologist

1,898

$493K

90
16 are 65+

75%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

33%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Sources

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