Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Kentucky

Kentucky

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
SPENCE
PAUL SPENCE

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

LOUISVILLE

$5.59M
MALKANI
ARTHUR MALKANI

Orthopaedic Surgery

LOUISVILLE

$2.75M
PUNO
ROLANDO PUNO

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

LOUISVILLE

$2.45M
CAMPBELL
MITCHELL CAMPBELL

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

LOUISVILLE

$2.09M
DIMAR
JOHN DIMAR

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

LOUISVILLE

$1.98M
JOHNSON
JOHN JOHNSON

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

LOUISVILLE

$1.94M
GLASSMAN
STEVEN GLASSMAN

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

LOUISVILLE

$1.93M
KIRCIK
LEON KIRCIK

Dermatology

LOUSIVILLE

$1.72M
KARPECKI
PAUL KARPECKI

Optometrist, Corneal and Contact Management

LEXINGTON

$1.32M
KIRN
DAVID KIRN

Plastic Surgery

LEXINGTON

$1.22M
DRYDEN
GERALD DRYDEN

Gastroenterology

LOUISVILLE

$947K
STOUT
RICHARD STOUT

MURRAY

$915K
EL-MALLAKH
RIFAAT EL-MALLAKH

Psychiatry

LOUISVILLE

$882K
EILERMAN
BRADLEY EILERMAN

Pediatrics

COVINGTON

$809K
DOHERTY
DENNIS DOHERTY

Internal Medicine

LEXINGTON

$770K
YERASIMIDES
JONATHAN YERASIMIDES

Orthopaedic Surgery

LOUISVILLE

$705K
MARTIN
ROBERT MARTIN

Surgery

LOUISVILLE

$688K
HOLLAND
EDWARD HOLLAND

Ophthalmology

EDGEWOOD

$677K
ALREFAI
HISHAM ALREFAI

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

LOUISVILLE

$665K
RAMIREZ
JULIO RAMIREZ

Infectious Disease

LOUISVILLE

$618K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
1,375 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
1,038 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
850 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
534 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
519 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
501 Dental Providers|Dentist
423 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
384 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
356 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
338 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
326 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
274 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
248 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
238 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
208 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
180 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
177 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
171 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
145 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
134 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
130 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
120 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
107 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
101 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
98 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
93 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
91 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
84 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
83 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
75 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
74 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
74 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
69 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
67 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
67 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
66 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
62 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
62 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
55 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
54 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
50 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
48 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
48 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
48 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
47 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
45 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
45 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
44 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
43 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
40 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
36 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
32 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
30 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
21 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Pain Medicine
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
13 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
12 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Infectious Diseases
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Clinical Neurophysiology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hospice and Palliative Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Critical Care
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pediatric Anesthesiology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Transplant Surgery
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
7 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgery of the Hand
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Emergency Medicine
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Trauma
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery|Surgery of the Hand
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Neuroradiology
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|Dermatopathology
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Nephrology

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

LEXINGTON

$1.98M
NORTON HOSPITALS INC
NORTON HOSPITALS INC

LOUISVILLE

$385K
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL

LOUISVILLE

$367K
BAPTIST HEALTH LEXINGTON
BAPTIST HEALTH LEXINGTON

LEXINGTON

$181K
ST ELIZABETH HEALTHCARE
ST ELIZABETH HEALTHCARE

EDGEWOOD

$175K
T.J. SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
T.J. SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

GLASGOW

$107K
JEWISH HOSPITAL & ST MARYS HEALTH
JEWISH HOSPITAL & ST MARYS HEALTH

LOUISVILLE

$95,770
SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL
SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL

LEXINGTON

$75,495
PIKEVILLE MEDICAL CENTER
PIKEVILLE MEDICAL CENTER

PIKEVILLE

$48,472
OUR LADY OF BELLEFONTE
OUR LADY OF BELLEFONTE

ASHLAND

$48,306

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
CD HORIZON

device

$5.21M
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$3.96M
HIPS

device

$2.3M
KNEES

device

$2.04M
XARELTO

drug

$1.76M
INVOKANA

drug

$1.47M
BYDUREON

drug

$1.31M
BRIDLE

device

$1.22M
OTHER

device

$1.08M
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$1.02M
TRIATHLON

device

$865K
VICTOZA

drug

$784K
ACCOLADE

device

$745K
HUMIRA

drug

$738K
TRIDENT

device

$733K
SYMBICORT

drug

$732K
SPORTS MEDICINE

device

$719K
ELIQUIS

drug

$675K
ABILIFY MAINTENA

drug

$662K
PREVNAR 13

drug

$660K
SPINE

device

$636K
OTHER

drug

$635K
APTIS DRUJ

device

$585K
BRILINTA

drug

$550K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$519K
SURGICAL

device

$514K
ENTYVIO

drug

$471K
TOUJEO

drug

$427K
FARXIGA

drug

$418K
LATUDA

drug

$412K
ENTRESTO

drug

$407K
COPAXONE

drug

$383K
JARDIANCE

drug

$374K
PAIN MANAGEMENT

device

$365K
VASCULAR

device

$351K
ENBREL

drug

$350K
SOLIRIS

drug

$316K
OPDIVO

drug

$311K
SEROQUEL XR

drug

$310K
FINACEA

drug

$308K
EXPAREL

drug

$305K
PRADAXA

drug

$303K
REPATHA

drug

$293K
ABILIFY

drug

$290K
FLOW DIVERSION

device

$289K
TRESIBA

drug

$287K
DUODOPA

drug

$284K
ALLODERM

device

$284K
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$281K
EPICAGE

device

$276K
OTEZLA

drug

$263K
DALIRESP

drug

$261K
LEMTRADA

drug

$259K
ANDROGEL

drug

$256K
EXTREMITIES

device

$256K
EUFLEXXA

drug

$245K
LEVEMIR

drug

$243K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$242K
OFIRMEV

drug

$240K
SPIRIVA

drug

$236K
PROLASTIN-C

drug

$229K
LINZESS

drug

$229K
SYNTHROID

drug

$228K
AZILECT

drug

$228K
SUBSYS

drug

$226K
SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION

device

$222K
RECONSTRUCTION

device

$222K
AUBAGIO

drug

$218K
BREO

drug

$214K
DENTAL IMPLANT

device

$211K
HYSINGLA ER

drug

$204K
ACZONE

drug

$204K
TRULICITY

drug

$204K
CONTRAVE

drug

$201K
OPSUMIT MACITENTAN

drug

$197K
ENDOSCOPY - POLYPECTOMY

device

$197K
ANORO

drug

$197K
GLYXAMBI

drug

$189K
RESTASIS

drug

$188K
PRALUENT

drug

$187K
AUGMENTATION

device

$184K
VASCEPA

drug

$183K
LYRICA

drug

$182K
VIEKIRA

drug

$181K
DISTAL EXTREMITY ARTHROSCOPY

device

$180K
BOTOX

drug

$180K
NANOKNIFE

device

$179K
AVASTIN

drug

$174K
XIIDRA

drug

$174K
CORLANOR

drug

$173K
REXULTI

drug

$169K
ABRAXANE

drug

$167K
ULTRA

device

$167K
ULORIC

drug

$165K
TRADJENTA

drug

$164K
TRAUMA

device

$163K
TECFIDERA

drug

$163K
PRALUENT (ALIROCUMAB) INJECTION

drug

$162K
TUDORZA

drug

$162K
LANTUS

drug

$159K

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].