Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

VNS (VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION) THERAPY
device

VNS (VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION) THERAPY

Cash
$10.1M

payments related to this device

Doctor
5,186

doctors receiving payments

Company
1

company making payments related to this device

Drug
0%

of payments for this device were also associated with another product

Companies Making Payments Related to this Device

Aggregate totals are shown, including payments to doctors and teaching hospitals. To purchase bulk data, please visit the ProPublica Data Store.

Company Payment
CYBERONICS, INC. $10.1M

Top Doctors Receiving Payments Related to this Device

Totals listed account for all payments from August 2013 to December 2016.

Doctor Location Money Paid
OSORIO
IVAN OSORIO

KANSAS CITY, KS

$4.49M
ABDELMOITY
AHMED ABDELMOITY

KANSAS CITY, MO

$271K
KARCESKI
STEVEN KARCESKI

NEW YORK, NY

$189K
HOLDER
DEBORAH HOLDER

LOS ANGELES, CA

$135K
BENBADIS
SELIM BENBADIS

TAMPA, FL

$124K
BETTIS
DAVID BETTIS

BOISE, ID

$123K
PAOLICCHI
JULIANN PAOLICCHI

HACKENSACK, NJ

$113K
LYNCH
TIMOTHY LYNCH

ALBANY, NY

$109K
PEARLMAN
ERIC PEARLMAN

SAVANNAH, GA

$106K
OGHLAKIAN
ROGER OGHLAKIAN

SPRINGFIELD, MO

$103K

Top Teaching Hospitals Receiving Payments Related to this Device

Note: We have made some effort to normalize the data and eliminate duplicates, but data is primarily as it has been reported by the companies to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. To purchase the normalized data, please visit the ProPublica Data Store. If you spot an error, please let us know at [email protected].