Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

VISUDYNE
drug

VISUDYNE

Treats blood vessel disorders in the eye that are caused by conditions such as macular degeneration (a gradual loss of vision caused by aging), myopia (nearsightedness), or ocular histoplasmosis (a fungal infection of the eye).
Cash
$1.79M

payments related to this drug

Doctor
268

doctors receiving payments

Company
3

companies making payments related to this drug

Drug
23%

of payments for this drug were also associated with another product

Companies Making Payments Related to this Drug

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

Company Payment
VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC $1.73M
BAUSCH AND LOMB INC. $63,353
NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION $30

Top Doctors Receiving Payments Related to this Drug

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

Doctor Location Money Paid
COUSINS
SCOTT COUSINS

DANVILLE, VA

$24,584
BLINDER
KEVIN BLINDER

SAINT LOUIS, MO

$22,243
KOKAME
GREGG KOKAME

AIEA, HI

$18,550
SHAH
GAURAV SHAH

SAINT LOUIS, MO

$16,469
Nelson
Mark Nelson

WINSTON-SALEM, NC

$16,426
JAFFE
GLENN JAFFE

DURHAM, NC

$10,000
BOYER
DAVID BOYER

LOS ANGELES, CA

$7,406
KAISER
PETER KAISER

CLEVELAND, OH

$7,370
REGILLO
CARL REGILLO

PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA

$6,751
BHISITKUL
ROBERT BHISITKUL

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

$6,445

Top Teaching Hospitals Receiving Payments Related to this Drug

Hospital Location Money Paid
MASS EYE & EAR INFIRMARY
MASS EYE & EAR INFIRMARY

BOSTON, MA

$1.52M

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].