Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Colorado

Colorado

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
FREY
GEORGE FREY

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

ENGLEWOOD

$17.1M
DENNIS
DOUGLAS DENNIS

Orthopaedic Surgery

DENVER

$11.2M
MILLETT
PETER MILLETT

Orthopaedic Surgery

VAIL

$6.67M
VILLAVICENCIO
ALAN VILLAVICENCIO

Neurological Surgery

BOULDER

$5.81M
PHILIPPON
MARC PHILIPPON

Sports Medicine

VAIL

$5.66M
BAROLAT ROMANA
GIANCARLO BAROLAT ROMANA

Neurological Surgery

DENVER

$3.62M
CAIN
CHRISTOPHER CAIN

Orthopaedic Surgery

AURORA

$3.23M
YOUSSEF
JIM YOUSSEF

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

DURANGO

$2.45M
PRUSMACK
CHAD PRUSMACK

Neurological Surgery

LONE TREE

$1.67M
HAAS
BRIAN HAAS

Orthopaedic Surgery

DENVER

$1.62M
GREENHOW
ROBERT GREENHOW

Orthopaedic Surgery

LONE TREE

$1.23M
LOUCKS
DAVID LOUCKS

Orthopaedic Surgery

LONE TREE

$1.18M
MARK
TOMER MARK

Hematology & Oncology

AURORA

$1.14M
Bowling
Allen Bowling

ENGLEWOOD

$934K
Miller
Tamara Miller

FORT COLLINS

$912K
SUNG
ROGER SUNG

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

COLORADO SPRINGS

$842K
BALKISSOON
RONALD BALKISSOON

Pulmonary Disease

DENVER

$833K
WILKINS
ROSS WILKINS

Orthopaedic Surgery

DENVER

$791K
RABEN
DAVID RABEN

Radiation Oncology

AURORA

$773K
MCNALLY
PETER MCNALLY

Gastroenterology

FT CARSON

$718K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
1,724 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
1,298 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
884 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
832 Dental Providers|Dentist
725 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
594 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
513 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
493 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
433 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
374 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
330 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
323 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
272 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
267 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
234 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
205 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
201 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
197 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
161 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
160 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
147 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
139 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
130 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
123 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
123 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
116 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
115 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
106 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
103 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
91 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
89 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
87 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
81 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
81 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
77 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
75 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
72 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
70 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
65 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
61 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
60 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
58 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
58 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
56 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
55 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
53 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
52 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
45 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
44 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
43 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
43 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
38 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
37 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Occupational Medicine
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
32 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
29 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pediatric Anesthesiology
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Foot and Ankle Surgery
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Emergency Medicine
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology|Allergy
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sleep Medicine
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
11 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
10 Dental Providers|Dentist|Dental Public Health
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|Dermatopathology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Facial Plastic Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Clinical Neurophysiology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Trauma

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
DENVER HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER
DENVER HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER

DENVER

$35.9M
NATIONAL JEWISH HEALTH
NATIONAL JEWISH HEALTH

DENVER

$10.1M
UNIVERSITY OF CO HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITY OF CO HOSPITAL

AURORA

$1.6M
CHILDRENS HOSPITAL COLORADO
CHILDRENS HOSPITAL COLORADO

AURORA

$518K
SWEDISH MEDICAL CENTER
SWEDISH MEDICAL CENTER

ENGLEWOOD

$164K
THE MEDICAL CENTER OF AURORA
THE MEDICAL CENTER OF AURORA

AURORA

$160K
SKY RIDGE MEDICAL CENTER
SKY RIDGE MEDICAL CENTER

LONE TREE

$86,809
PRESBYTERIAN ST LUKES MEDICAL CTR
PRESBYTERIAN ST LUKES MEDICAL CTR

DENVER

$84,973
ST. MARYS HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER
ST. MARYS HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER

GRAND JUNCTION

$76,243
EXEMPLA SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL
EXEMPLA SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL

DENVER

$68,932

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
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$13.5M
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$7.38M
SPINE

device

$4.2M
BIORAPTOR

device

$4.08M
ORTHOPAEDICS

device

$3.27M
PROLIA

drug

$2.97M
ALGOSTIM

device

$2.72M
SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY

device

$2.7M
SPINAL FUSION DEVICE

device

$2.61M
REPATHA

drug

$2.58M
ATTUNE

device

$2.56M
SHOULDER IMPLANTS SPEEDBRIDGE COMPOSITE ANCHORS

device

$2.47M
CAPITAL CONSUMABLES CONSUMABLES BLADES & BURRS SPECIALTY

device

$2.47M
SHOULDER IMPLANTS SPEEDBRIDGE BIO ANCHORS

device

$2.47M
DISTAL EXTREMITIES IMPLANTS SOFT TISSUE SPEEDBRIDGE

device

$2.47M
OTHER

drug

$2.26M
LEADING EDGE SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$2.05M
HIPS

device

$1.9M
SPINE IMPLANT

device

$1.9M
SHOULDER IMPLANTS OTHER SUTUREBRIDGE

device

$1.84M
DISTAL EXTREMITY ARTHROSCOPY

device

$1.8M
CAPSTONE

device

$1.78M
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$1.66M
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$1.55M
CD HORIZON

device

$1.41M
KNEES

device

$1.31M
KYPROLIS

drug

$1.22M
OTHER RECON

device

$1.18M
EMBEDA

drug

$1.11M
SYMBICORT

drug

$1.02M
ENBREL

drug

$1.01M
TRAUMA

device

$968K
AUBAGIO

drug

$940K
SYNFIX

device

$908K
ALL

device

$903K
XGEVA

drug

$881K
RELINE

device

$799K
COPAXONE

drug

$769K
OXECTA

drug

$769K
OTHER

device

$764K
MYKNEE

device

$719K
OPANA ER

drug

$689K
HUMIRA

drug

$652K
PELVISTIM

device

$649K
METHADONE HCL TABLETS

drug

$639K
ARTHROPLASTY IMPLANTS SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY & FRACTURE REVERS

device

$635K
AEROSPAN

drug

$612K
BUPRENORPHINE HCL NALOXONE HCL DIHYDRATE SUBLINQUAL TABLETS 2 MG/0.5MG

drug

$600K
BUPRENORPHINE HCL NALOXONE HCL DIHYDRATE SUBLINQUAL TABLETS 8MG/2MG

drug

$600K
SUBSYS

drug

$590K
XARELTO

drug

$577K
BUPRENORPHINE

drug

$568K
INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES

device

$565K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$562K
INVOKANA

drug

$547K
RECLAIM

device

$544K
LCS

device

$529K
BYDUREON

drug

$521K
ALLOFUSE

device

$500K
SPORTS MED HIP

device

$479K
CROFAB

drug

$468K
CABOZANTINIB

drug

$464K
MALIBU

device

$447K
XPRESS MULTI-SINUS DILATION SYSTEM

device

$434K
ELIQUIS

drug

$428K
ALL ARTHREX PRODUCT LINES

device

$423K
VICTOZA

drug

$405K
BOTOX

drug

$401K
GILENYA

drug

$395K
FIRMAGON

drug

$392K
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$392K
DYONICS EFLEX

device

$392K
GAMMAPLEX

drug

$386K
SIGNIFY

device

$384K
OSTEORAPTOR

device

$379K
OXYNEO

drug

$375K
BUPRENORPHINE NALOXONE

drug

$369K
BREATHTEK

device

$362K
AMISTEM

device

$355K
TARGIN

drug

$350K
DISEASE STATE

drug

$318K
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$310K
LEMTRADA

drug

$310K
PRODUCT PORTFOLIO

device

$306K
BRILINTA

drug

$304K
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$299K
NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN

device

$294K
ULTRA

device

$290K
SIMBRINZA

drug

$289K
ORTHODONTIC DENTISTRY

device

$285K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$281K
MORPHINE SULFATE

drug

$279K
REBIF

drug

$274K
PAIN MANAGEMENT

device

$267K
SAMSCA

drug

$261K
LATUDA

drug

$259K
VASCULAR

device

$258K
HYSINGLA ER

drug

$257K
ALLODERM

device

$255K
ENTYVIO

drug

$253K

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].