Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Montana

Montana

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
KOPELMAN
HARRY KOPELMAN

Cardiovascular Disease

BILLINGS

$3.48M
MURRAY
RONALD MURRAY

Neurology

BILLINGS

$1.02M
GANNON
DANIEL GANNON

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

BOZEMAN

$662K
SORLI
CHRISTOPHER SORLI

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

BILLINGS

$607K
COLOMBOWALA
ILYAS COLOMBOWALA

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

KALISPELL

$335K
BROWNE
TIMOTHY BROWNE

Orthopaedic Surgery

RONAN

$317K
BOES
DAVID BOES

Ophthalmology

GREAT FALLS

$188K
SUKIN
DEAN SUKIN

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

BILLINGS

$174K
KNOPF
WILLIAM KNOPF

Internal Medicine

BILLINGS

$172K
Pullman
John Pullman

BUTTE

$157K
BECK
CARTER BECK

Neurological Surgery

MISSOULA

$141K
DIETRICH
DENNIS DIETRICH

Neurology

GREAT FALLS

$128K
SWANSON
THOMAS SWANSON

Neurology

MISSOULA

$103K
SOLDYSHEV
RUSLAN SOLDYSHEV

Internal Medicine

GREAT FALLS

$86,415
MORASCH
MARK MORASCH

Vascular Surgery

BILLINGS

$81,814
RUSSO
ANTHONY RUSSO

Orthopaedic Surgery

BUTTE

$76,265
MAXWELL
JAMES MAXWELL

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)

MISSOULA

$70,492
BRUNSON
JONATHAN BRUNSON

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

KALISPELL

$68,470
GOLDBERG
STEVEN GOLDBERG

Cardiovascular Disease

KALISPELL

$67,711
BRUEN
KEVIN BRUEN

Vascular Surgery

BILLINGS

$66,730

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
349 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
189 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
138 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
137 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
109 Dental Providers|Dentist
81 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
69 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
68 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
68 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
68 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
55 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
53 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
53 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
42 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
34 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
29 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
21 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
16 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
14 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
13 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
12 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
7 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
6 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
5 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sleep Medicine
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Foot and Ankle Surgery
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
3 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
3 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
3 Dental Providers|Dentist|Dental Public Health
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Medical Genetics|Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Pain Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Pain Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sports Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Addiction Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Facial Plastic Surgery
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Trauma
1 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Public Medicine
1 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor|Sports Physician
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Therapeutic Radiology
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Addiction Psychiatry
1 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Pediatrics

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
BILLINGS CLINIC
BILLINGS CLINIC

BILLINGS

$358K
ST VINCENT HEALTHCARE
ST VINCENT HEALTHCARE

BILLINGS

$44,253
ST PATRICK HOSPITAL
ST PATRICK HOSPITAL

MISSOULA

$9,842
COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER
COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER

MISSOULA

$662

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

$3.52M
AUBAGIO

drug

$300K
N-FORCE FIXATION SYSTEM

device

$296K
RUSSELL FRAME

device

$296K
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$261K
COPAXONE

drug

$254K
HIPS

device

$220K
ORTHOPAEDICS

device

$201K
BESIVANCE

drug

$188K
ALREX

drug

$180K
KNEES

device

$168K
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$163K
TRI-LOCK

device

$142K
LEMTRADA

drug

$140K
ELIQUIS

drug

$133K
ZIRGAN

drug

$133K
TRESIBA

drug

$132K
LOTEMAX GEL

drug

$125K
ISTALOL

drug

$125K
VICTOZA

drug

$117K
TECFIDERA

drug

$110K
OTHER

device

$99,173
INVOKANA

drug

$90,488
CONTROLS

device

$89,858
LIFEVEST

device

$88,605
BIOTHERAPEUTICS - NON PRODUCT RELATED

drug

$87,325
PLEGRIDY

drug

$82,019
SOLIRIS

drug

$77,089
XULTOPHY 100/3.6

drug

$70,142
APTIOM

drug

$66,946
AFX

device

$66,210
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$63,550
NUEDEXTA

drug

$63,230
RIALTO

device

$61,848
XARELTO

drug

$60,464
GILENYA

drug

$55,801
ZINBRYTA

drug

$55,445
TYSABRI

drug

$55,261
SPINE

device

$54,684
BRILINTA

drug

$48,565
PRODUCT IN DEVELOPMENT

device

$42,360
VNS (VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION) THERAPY

device

$38,849
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$37,704
AMPYRA

drug

$37,700
OTHER

drug

$33,994
DENTAL IMPLANT

device

$31,722
BREO

drug

$31,375
PRADAXA

drug

$30,506
HARVONI

drug

$29,971
CARDIAC DIAGNOSTICS AND MONITORING

device

$27,366
HEART VALVES

device

$26,924
SYMBICORT

drug

$26,543
REMEDE SYSTEM

device

$24,235
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$24,137
SAXENDA

drug

$23,881
FARXIGA

drug

$23,361
REPATHA

drug

$23,088
RYZODEG 70/30

drug

$22,957
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$22,487
TROCH NAILS

device

$22,406
PREVNAR 13

drug

$21,660
HYSINGLA ER

drug

$21,321
CRESEMBA

drug

$20,933
LEVEMIR

drug

$20,885
AMPLATZER

device

$19,521
TOUJEO

drug

$19,504
QVAR

drug

$19,328
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$18,801
ANORO

drug

$18,336
PROLIA

drug

$18,271
HUMIRA

drug

$17,769
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$17,649
PROAIR

drug

$17,325
IMAGING, WATERLASE IPLUS, EPIC, ILASE

device

$17,168
VANGUARD

device

$17,021
ABSORB

device

$16,997
BYDUREON

drug

$16,930
LYRICA

drug

$16,825
TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES

device

$16,814
XELJANZ

drug

$16,621
OSPHENA

drug

$15,695
TRINTELLIX

drug

$15,675
STENTS

device

$15,613
AVONEX

drug

$15,082
EDWARDS SAPIEN 3 TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVE

device

$14,589
OMNIPOD INSULIN MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

device

$13,123
QNASL

drug

$12,994
DIABETES GENERAL

device

$12,862
CYRAMZA

drug

$12,701
TRADJENTA

drug

$12,672
CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM

device

$12,537
EXCLUDER AAA ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$12,482
AZILECT

drug

$12,412
SURGICAL

device

$12,160
T-SLIM INSULIN PUMP

device

$11,698
NEXPLANON

drug

$11,620
KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY

device

$11,528
CRESTOR

drug

$11,378
IMPLANTABLE CARDIOVERTER DEFIBRILLATORS

device

$11,246
VIAGRA

drug

$11,019

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].