Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Louisiana

Louisiana

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
WALKER
CRAIG WALKER

Interventional Cardiology

HOUMA

$2.48M
ALLIE
DAVID ALLIE

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

LAFAYETTE

$2.1M
BLONDE
LAWRENCE BLONDE

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

NEW ORLEANS

$1.02M
GILBERT
TIMOTHY GILBERT

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

LAKE CHARLES

$946K
COREIL
MARK COREIL

Dentist, Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

VILLE PLATTE

$868K
NUNLEY
PIERCE NUNLEY

Orthopaedic Surgery

SHREVEPORT

$856K
RYAN
DONNA RYAN

Internal Medicine

BATON ROUGE

$769K
FONSECA
VIVIAN FONSECA

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

NEW ORLEANS

$714K
ABREO
KENNETH ABREO

Nephrology

SHREVEPORT

$702K
DEITELZWEIG
STEVEN DEITELZWEIG

Internal Medicine

NEW ORLEANS

$690K
CHRISENTERY-SINGLETON
TAMMUELLA CHRISENTERY-SINGLETON

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

NEW ORLEANS

$569K
GARRISON
JEFFREY GARRISON

Sports Medicine

ALEXANDRIA

$556K
MCCARTHY
KEVIN MCCARTHY

Orthopaedic Surgery

BATON ROUGE

$541K
BROADWELL
AARON BROADWELL

Rheumatology

SHREVEPORT

$477K
SANTOS
EDGARDO SANTOS

Hematology & Oncology

NEW ORLEANS

$442K
BLOCK
MICHAEL BLOCK

Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

METAIRIE

$404K
HENRY
GERARD HENRY

Urology

SHREVEPORT

$385K
RAMSAY
RICHARD RAMSAY

Neurology

NEW ORLEANS

$384K
ISAZA
JORGE ISAZA

Orthopaedic Surgery

BATON ROUGE

$384K
PAYNE
THOMAS PAYNE

Obstetrics & Gynecology

BATON ROUGE

$341K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
1,145 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
1,129 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
837 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
570 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
472 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
472 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
432 Dental Providers|Dentist
368 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
350 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
349 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
342 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
315 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
271 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
266 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
241 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
187 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
168 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
157 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
153 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
147 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
145 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
143 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
135 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
113 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
111 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
99 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
96 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
91 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
84 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
79 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
73 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
73 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
71 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
55 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
55 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
53 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
52 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
50 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
44 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
43 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
42 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
42 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
40 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
32 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
28 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
21 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
21 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
21 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|Procedural Dermatology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Infectious Diseases
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Body Imaging
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Trauma Surgery
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Transplant Surgery
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Occupational Medicine
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Emergency Medicine
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
9 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Nephrology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Medical Genetics|Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Facial Plastic Surgery
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Cytopathology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Critical Care

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
OCHSNER CLINIC FOUNDATION
OCHSNER CLINIC FOUNDATION

NEW ORLEANS

$1.82M
UNIVERSITY HEALTH SHREVEPORT
UNIVERSITY HEALTH SHREVEPORT

SHREVEPORT

$757K
OUR LADY OF THE LAKE RMC
OUR LADY OF THE LAKE RMC

BATON ROUGE

$373K
CHILDRENS HOSPITAL
CHILDRENS HOSPITAL

NEW ORLEANS

$211K
TULANE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL & CLINICS
TULANE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL & CLINICS

NEW ORLEANS

$199K
TOURO INFIRMARY
TOURO INFIRMARY

NEW ORLEANS

$191K
WEST JEFFERSON MEDICAL CENTER
WEST JEFFERSON MEDICAL CENTER

MARRERO

$167K
WILLIS-KNIGHTON HEALTH SYSTEMS
WILLIS-KNIGHTON HEALTH SYSTEMS

SHREVEPORT

$109K
EAST JEFFERSON GENERAL HOSPITAL
EAST JEFFERSON GENERAL HOSPITAL

METAIRIE

$57,342
OCHSNER BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER
OCHSNER BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER

NEW ORLEANS

$53,308

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
VASCULAR

device

$1.65M
ELIQUIS

drug

$1.53M
XARELTO

drug

$1.5M
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$1.29M
INVOKANA

drug

$1.05M
VICTOZA

drug

$1.04M
HUMIRA

drug

$845K
CVX-300/CVX-300P

device

$669K
ORTHODONTICS

device

$669K
BRILINTA

drug

$668K
BYDUREON

drug

$661K
3I - DENTAL

device

$590K
TOUJEO

drug

$568K
OTHER

drug

$562K
WOMEN'S HEALTH - ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY

device

$511K
CONTRAVE

drug

$506K
SPINE

device

$487K
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$477K
SOLIRIS

drug

$439K
OTHER

device

$404K
REPATHA

drug

$382K
LATUDA

drug

$369K
NUEDEXTA

drug

$351K
DENTAL

device

$348K
FARXIGA

drug

$342K
PRADAXA

drug

$332K
HIPS

device

$318K
TRESIBA

drug

$316K
KNEES

device

$310K
ZYTIGA

drug

$308K
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$303K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$295K
LANTUS

drug

$293K
VIEKIRA

drug

$287K
ENTRESTO

drug

$284K
SYMBICORT

drug

$281K
APTIOM

drug

$268K
LEVEMIR

drug

$259K
XELJANZ

drug

$258K
XPRESS MULTI-SINUS DILATION SYSTEM

device

$258K
HARVONI

drug

$257K
SAMSCA

drug

$244K
ANDROGEL

drug

$241K
LINZESS

drug

$231K
SURGICAL

device

$228K
CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT

device

$227K
TRADJENTA

drug

$224K
AUBAGIO

drug

$224K
SYNTHROID

drug

$222K
SIMPONI

drug

$220K
LUPRON

drug

$218K
SPINE IMPLANT

drug

$218K
CORLANOR

drug

$218K
SAXENDA

drug

$216K
RAVINE

device

$213K
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$211K
XTANDI

drug

$208K
NOVOSEVEN RT

drug

$193K
PREVNAR 13

drug

$191K
JARDIANCE

drug

$188K
GRALISE

drug

$188K
COOK MEDICAL ART

device

$186K
APIDRA

drug

$185K
HEART VALVES

device

$180K
ABILIFY MAINTENA

drug

$178K
NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN

device

$176K
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$176K
VELCADE

drug

$174K
LYRICA

drug

$173K
BOTOX

drug

$171K
CINRYZE

drug

$167K
SOLIQUA

drug

$166K
PRALUENT

drug

$166K
AZILECT

drug

$165K
NESINA

drug

$164K
JANUVIA

drug

$163K
NUCYNTA

drug

$162K
JAKAFI

drug

$160K
BREO

drug

$157K
TRANSITION

device

$155K
SUBSYS

drug

$155K
VASCEPA

drug

$153K
TECFIDERA

drug

$151K
PRALUENT (ALIROCUMAB) INJECTION

drug

$151K
OSENI

drug

$150K
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$150K
STELARA

drug

$150K
KAZANO

drug

$147K
AMS 700 SERIES

device

$147K
HYSINGLA ER

drug

$146K
TRAUMA

device

$146K
VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE

device

$143K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$142K
OFIRMEV

drug

$141K
VIBERZI

drug

$141K
EXPAREL

drug

$137K
STENTS

device

$136K
VRAYLAR

drug

$135K
BUTRANS

drug

$134K
GRALISE AND ZIPSOR

drug

$134K

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].