Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Alabama

Alabama

Payment figures include all payments received between August 2013 to December 2016.

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
PACIFICO
ALBERT PACIFICO

Vascular Surgery

BIRMINGHAM

$1.84M
WHITLEY
RICHARD WHITLEY

Pediatric Infectious Diseases

BIRMINGHAM

$1.49M
TRIPPE
BRUCE TRIPPE

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

MONTGOMERY

$988K
TURKIEWICZ
ANTHONY TURKIEWICZ

Rheumatology

BIRMINGHAM

$921K
CURTIS
JEFFREY CURTIS

Rheumatology

BIRMINGHAM

$915K
LAGANKE
CHRISTOPHER LAGANKE

Neurology

CULLMAN

$899K
Baum
Eric Baum

GADSDEN

$823K
CASH
BROOKS CASH

Gastroenterology

MOBILE

$729K
TEAGUE
RALPH TEAGUE

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

BIRMINGHAM

$710K
KRELL
JAMES KRELL

Dermatology

BIRMINGHAM

$606K
CERFOLIO
ROBERT CERFOLIO

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

BIRMINGHAM

$597K
SALAME
MAHOMED SALAME

Interventional Cardiology

ANNISTON

$584K
BELL
DAVID BELL

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

IRONDALE

$542K
SARVER
DAVID SARVER

Dentist, Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

BIRMINGHAM

$531K
HERRERA
JORGE HERRERA

Gastroenterology

MOBILE

$530K
WARNOCK
DAVID WARNOCK

Nephrology

BIRMINGHAM

$528K
HARPER
JULIE HARPER

Dermatology

BIRMINGHAM

$477K
CHRISTINE
BRIAN CHRISTINE

Urology

HOMEWOOD

$464K
SCHAFFNER
NEIL SCHAFFNER

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

OPELIKA

$443K
DIPALMA
JACK DIPALMA

Gastroenterology

MOBILE

$442K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
1,252 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
1,127 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
773 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
602 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
530 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
383 Dental Providers|Dentist
377 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
331 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
324 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
296 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
289 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
288 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
246 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
225 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
211 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
158 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
151 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
151 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
134 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
126 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
123 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
115 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
110 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
105 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
94 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
71 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
68 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
66 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
66 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
66 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
65 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
64 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
63 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
62 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
53 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
52 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
51 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
49 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
46 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
46 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
42 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
39 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
39 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
38 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
37 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
33 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
21 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
20 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Occupational Medicine
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
14 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Pediatric Radiology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Foot and Ankle Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Trauma Surgery
9 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Dermatopathology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Critical Care
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
8 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Primary Podiatric Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sleep Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|Procedural Dermatology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Infectious Diseases
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Pain Medicine
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology|Allergy
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Trauma
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Transplant Surgery

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HOSPITAL

BIRMINGHAM

$8.57M
HUNTSVILLE HOSPITAL
HUNTSVILLE HOSPITAL

HUNTSVILLE

$483K
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF ALABAMA
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF ALABAMA

BIRMINGHAM

$104K
ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL
ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL

BIRMINGHAM

$97,161
USA CHILDRENS AND WOMENS HOSPITAL
USA CHILDRENS AND WOMENS HOSPITAL

MOBILE

$79,001
MOBILE INFIRMARY ASSOCIATION
MOBILE INFIRMARY ASSOCIATION

MOBILE

$73,023
DCH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
DCH REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

TUSCALOOSA

$69,910
PRINCETON BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER
PRINCETON BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER

BIRMINGHAM

$59,483
BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER SOUTH
BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER SOUTH

MONTGOMERY

$53,001
ST. VINCENTS EAST
ST. VINCENTS EAST

BIRMINGHAM

$49,935

Drugs & Devices

Beginning in 2016, the government began classifying products as drugs, devices, biologics or medical supplies. Below, you will see drugs (drugs and biologics) and devices (devices and medical supplies). The top 100 products, based on total dollar amount of payments, are displayed.

Product Product Type Payments
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$2.16M
INVOKANA

drug

$1.36M
CANNULAE

device

$1.11M
HUMIRA

drug

$1.03M
VICTOZA

drug

$970K
XELJANZ

drug

$960K
XARELTO

drug

$926K
ELIQUIS

drug

$810K
BYDUREON

drug

$797K
OTHER

device

$735K
OTHER

drug

$709K
SUBSYS

drug

$630K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$595K
BIO-MEDICUS

device

$585K
VASCEPA

drug

$567K
LINZESS

drug

$565K
STELARA

drug

$524K
NUVIGIL

drug

$450K
FABRAZYME

drug

$419K
BRILINTA

drug

$412K
TRESIBA

drug

$407K
VIBERZI

drug

$402K
ACTEMRA

drug

$389K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$388K
NUEDEXTA

drug

$381K
AMITIZA

drug

$370K
HEARTMATE PHP

device

$354K
HEARTMATE II LVAS

device

$354K
THORATEC PVAD

device

$354K
HEARTMATE

device

$354K
THORATEC AND CENTRIMAG AND PEDIMAG

device

$354K
JARDIANCE

drug

$339K
REPATHA

drug

$337K
FARXIGA

drug

$335K
APTIOM

drug

$335K
OTHER- BSC PRODUCT NOT LISTED

device

$330K
LEVEMIR

drug

$329K
ENTRESTO

drug

$326K
SYNTHROID

drug

$317K
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$314K
TOUJEO

drug

$312K
ANDROGEL

drug

$309K
SUPREP

drug

$304K
OSPHENA

drug

$302K
ULORIC

drug

$302K
NULYTELY

drug

$298K
GOLYTELY

drug

$298K
OTEZLA

drug

$292K
HEARTWARE VENTRICULAR ASSIST SYSTEM

device

$290K
VIEKIRA

drug

$289K
SAMSCA

drug

$276K
NESINA

drug

$274K
COSENTYX

drug

$264K
PRADAXA

drug

$264K
COLCRYS

drug

$264K
TRULICITY

drug

$261K
XIFAXAN

drug

$257K
SIMPONI

drug

$255K
SANTYL

drug

$252K
OSENI

drug

$251K
KAZANO

drug

$249K
ORTHODONTICS

device

$245K
AUBAGIO

drug

$238K
ZORVOLEX

drug

$234K
LOTEMAX GEL

drug

$233K
VASCULAR

device

$231K
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$229K
SPIRIVA

drug

$229K
LYRICA

drug

$227K
DENTAL IMPLANTS

device

$223K
ABLATION CATHETERS AND ACCESSORIES

device

$212K
VERAMYST

drug

$212K
LUPRON

drug

$210K
CONTRAVE

drug

$209K
CARTO 3 SYSTEM

device

$209K
TRADJENTA

drug

$201K
R&D UPPER EXT

device

$200K
ERBITUX

drug

$194K
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$190K
PROLIA

drug

$190K
GLYXAMBI

drug

$187K
ZECUITY

drug

$186K
FINACEA

drug

$185K
HARVONI

drug

$183K
SYMBICORT

drug

$183K
ENBREL

drug

$178K
VIIBRYD

drug

$177K
HYSINGLA ER

drug

$175K
FETZIMA

drug

$174K
CEREC MC

device

$174K
TRAUMA

device

$174K
ABILIFY MAINTENA

drug

$173K
PRALUENT

drug

$170K
CIMZIA

drug

$169K
SPINE

device

$169K
BELVIQ

drug

$161K
GILENYA

drug

$161K
BREO

drug

$160K
CERVICAL

device

$157K
REMICADE

drug

$152K

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].