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Prescriber Checkup » Virginia » Psychiatry

Top Psychiatry Prescribers in Virginia

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
ANANDA CHELLAPPAN M.D.

Psychiatry

9,369

$571K

349
85 are 65+

58%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

11%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

MARIA ABELEDA MD

Psychiatry

6,976

$940K

321
37 are 65+

51%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

PETER BETZ MD

Psychiatry

6,946

$1.11M

519
478 are 65+

32%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

46%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

DON TESSMANN MD

Psychiatry

6,852

$1.28M

356
53 are 65+

75%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

NAZIR CHAUDHARY MD

Psychiatry

6,850

$842K

435
103 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

SAIFULLAH NIAZI M.D.

Psychiatry

6,844

$508K

308
42 are 65+

76%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

15%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

MONIKA PELLY M.D.

Psychiatry

6,748

$119K

43
are 65+

N/A

10%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

UZMA EHTESHAM MD

Psychiatry

6,554

$621K

418
40 are 65+

N/A

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

ADETOKUNBO LADENIKA M.D

Psychiatry

6,312

$147K

59
32 are 65+

66%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

NOEL JEWELL MD

Psychiatry

6,018

$927K

372
60 are 65+

43%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

38%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

ANTONY JOSEPH M.D.

Psychiatry

5,785

$614K

360
56 are 65+

52%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

ALFREDO CERVANTES MD

Psychiatry

5,543

$771K

218
35 are 65+

60%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

PHILIP ROBERTSON MD

Psychiatry

5,001

$450K

556
85 are 65+

13%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

JOSEPH DOLANSKY D.O.

Psychiatry

4,961

$773K

188
17 are 65+

76%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

26%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

CONRAD DAUM MD

Psychiatry

4,840

$774K

303
112 are 65+

33%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

THOMAS CANTWELL MD PSYCHIATRY

Psychiatry

4,828

$969K

203
45 are 65+

71%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

30%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

JITENDRA DESAI MD

Psychiatry

4,818

$622K

385
81 are 65+

N/A

29%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

PRAVINCHANDRA PATEL M.D.

Psychiatry

4,578

$350K

209
51 are 65+

39%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

18%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

MICHAEL TYLER M.D.

Psychiatry

4,544

$646K

275
40 are 65+

60%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

21%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

ADAM KAUL M.D.

Psychiatry

4,493

$672K

184
43 are 65+

42%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

JASDEEP MIGLANI MD

Psychiatry

4,441

$777K

173
14 are 65+

79%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

32%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

CARL HUNT D.O.

Psychiatry

4,375

$906K

306
34 are 65+

65%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

31%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

WALTER JENNINGS M.D.

Psychiatry

4,364

$485K

271
84 are 65+

49%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

19%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

ROBERT SEWARD M.D.

Psychiatry

4,296

$371K

316
270 are 65+

50%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

23%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

JOHN SWING M.D.

Psychiatry

4,085

$715K

213
32 are 65+

72%
patients 65+ receiving antipsychotics

Avg: 24%

27%
prescriptions for brand name drugs

Avg: 25%

Sources

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