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Prescriber Checkup » Texas » Psychiatry

Top Psychiatry Prescribers in Texas

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
GURUSWAMI RAVICHANDRAN M.D

Psychiatry

7,048

$1.19M

425
31 are 65+

68%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

FRANCISCO RODRIGUEZ M.D.

Psychiatry

4,225

$1.16M

409
84 are 65+

26%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

KRISHNAIAH RAYASAM MD

Psychiatry

7,174

$1.23M

406
71 are 65+

39%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

DAMASO OLIVA M.D.

Psychiatry

5,497

$1.06M

405
94 are 65+

53%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

42%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

RAYMOND POTTERF MD PHD

Psychiatry

9,992

$1.15M

400
40 are 65+

60%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

22%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

EILEEN STARBRANCH MD

Psychiatry

3,840

$978K

400
59 are 65+

63%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

ALEX SALAZAR M.D.

Psychiatry

4,359

$873K

399
79 are 65+

41%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

JEAN JOSEPH-VANDERPOOL M.D.

Psychiatry

5,214

$952K

399
66 are 65+

67%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

KOCHUPARAMPIL VARGHESE MD

Psychiatry

6,316

$1.1M

396
108 are 65+

40%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

JAMES EADES M.D.

Psychiatry

6,279

$1.43M

390
39 are 65+

64%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

GEORGE SCHLAGENHAUF M.D.

Psychiatry

3,523

$686K

384
37 are 65+

49%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

BENNY BARNHART M.D.

Psychiatry

3,695

$490K

382
256 are 65+

30%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

HERBERT DAVIS MD

Psychiatry

5,039

$1.07M

379
59 are 65+

61%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

CHAT PHAM M.D.

Psychiatry

2,449

$323K

364
285 are 65+

49%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

49%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

BARBARA WISE M.D.

Psychiatry

1,568

$214K

362
283 are 65+

37%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

41%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

RAMESH PARIKH MD

Psychiatry

4,295

$874K

360
109 are 65+

17%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

34%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

MICHELLE MERCADO MD

Psychiatry

3,967

$783K

357
27 are 65+

81%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

28%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

DAVID BEYER MD

Psychiatry

4,898

$923K

355
37 are 65+

57%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

24%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

JAMES BUCKINGHAM MD

Psychiatry

4,643

$810K

353
81 are 65+

57%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

CINDY MARSHALL M.D.

Psychiatry

3,218

$662K

353
332 are 65+

32%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

47%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

EMILIO CARDONA M.D.

Psychiatry

4,877

$776K

351
82 are 65+

55%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

37%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

MOHAMED AHMED MD

Psychiatry

2,634

$383K

350
129 are 65+

15%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

36%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

ATHI VENKATESH MD

Psychiatry

3,976

$587K

350
77 are 65+

49%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

JAMES HAROLD M.D.

Psychiatry

5,597

$1.42M

350
34 are 65+

65%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

KANWAL HAIDER MD

Psychiatry

2,731

$458K

345
57 are 65+

26%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 23%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 30%

Sources

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