Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

North Carolina

North Carolina

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
FEHRING
THOMAS FEHRING

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$6.4M
LIVINGSTON
KIMBERLY LIVINGSTON

Neurological Surgery

RALEIGH

$5.43M
BARTLETT
EDWIN BARTLETT

Orthopaedic Surgery

GREENVILLE

$4.35M
LIPPITT
ROBERT LIPPITT

Urology

SMITHFIELD

$4.14M
DAVIS
WILLIAM DAVIS

Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$3.36M
ANDERSON
ROBERT ANDERSON

Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$2.97M
JONES
CARROLL JONES

Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$2.69M
COHEN
BRUCE COHEN

Foot and Ankle Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$2.57M
ISAACS
ROBERT ISAACS

Neurological Surgery

DURHAM

$2.46M
BEAVER
WALTER BEAVER

Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$2.29M
GRIFFIN
WILLIAM GRIFFIN

Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$2.29M
BROWN
CHRISTOPHER BROWN

Orthopaedic Surgery

DURHAM

$2.13M
WILLIAMS
R WILLIAMS

Cardiovascular Disease

DURHAM

$1.6M
JEFFERY
DOUGLAS JEFFERY

Neurology

MOORESVILLE

$1.45M
MASON
JOHN MASON

Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$1.43M
DEOL
GURVINDER DEOL

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

RALEIGH

$1.35M
VAIL
THOMAS VAIL

Orthopaedic Surgery

DURHAM

$1.34M
ARKO
FRANK ARKO

Surgery

CHARLOTTE

$1.3M
POLLOCK
DAVID POLLOCK

Orthopaedic Surgery

BERMUDA RUN

$1.23M
FELDMAN
STEVEN FELDMAN

Dermatology

WINSTON SALEM

$1.17M

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
2,756 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
2,570 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
1,889 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
1,307 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
1,051 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
969 Dental Providers|Dentist
951 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
780 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
757 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
750 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
698 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
653 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
605 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
493 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
491 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
421 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
396 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
346 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
280 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
278 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
278 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
252 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
241 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
210 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
184 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
181 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
170 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
155 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
154 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
150 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
150 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
137 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
136 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
127 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
117 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
106 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
98 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
97 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
94 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
94 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
89 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
88 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
87 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
87 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
83 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
83 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
80 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
80 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
76 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
67 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
61 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
57 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
57 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
55 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
53 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
45 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
40 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
38 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
38 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
34 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
33 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
30 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Primary Podiatric Medicine
30 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Neuroradiology
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Critical Care
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Infectious Diseases
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Pain Medicine
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology
18 Dental Providers|Dentist|Dental Public Health
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Foot and Ankle Surgery
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Nephrology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Trauma Surgery
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Body Imaging
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Sleep Medicine
13 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sleep Medicine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
DUKE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
DUKE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

DURHAM

$4.37M
CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER
CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER

CHARLOTTE

$2.74M
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA HOSP.
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA HOSP.

CHAPEL HILL

$2.26M
DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM, INC.
DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM, INC.

DURHAM

$1.75M
NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST HOSPITAL
NORTH CAROLINA BAPTIST HOSPITAL

WINSTON SALEM

$520K
THE MOSES H. CONE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
THE MOSES H. CONE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

GREENSBORO

$462K
CMC-NORTHEAST INC
CMC-NORTHEAST INC

CONCORD

$454K
WAKEMED RALEIGH CAMPUS
WAKEMED RALEIGH CAMPUS

RALEIGH

$218K
PITT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
PITT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

GREENVILLE

$182K
ST. ELIZABETH MEDICAL CENTER
ST. ELIZABETH MEDICAL CENTER

WINSTON SALEM

$128K

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
SPORTS MEDICINE

device

$4M
ATTUNE

device

$3.98M
ORTHOPAEDICS

device

$3.91M
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$3.64M
INVOKANA

drug

$3.47M
XARELTO

drug

$3.32M
FOOTANDANKLE

device

$3.18M
PINNACLE

device

$3.05M
RECLAIM

device

$3.02M
KNEES

device

$2.99M
FOOT AND ANKLE

device

$2.92M
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$2.85M
HIPS

device

$2.75M
ELIQUIS

drug

$2.7M
UROLOGY - EXTRACTORS

device

$2.51M
VICTOZA

drug

$2.03M
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$1.92M
OTHER

drug

$1.9M
HUMIRA

drug

$1.88M
OTHER

device

$1.84M
COOK MEDICAL EXTRACTORS

device

$1.62M
GILENYA

drug

$1.59M
SPINE

device

$1.55M
INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS

device

$1.49M
CERVICOTHORACIC

device

$1.49M
ABILIFY MAINTENA

drug

$1.47M
SAMSCA

drug

$1.45M
FOOT AND ANKLE

drug

$1.44M
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$1.44M
AUBAGIO

drug

$1.42M
BYDUREON

drug

$1.37M
STRATTICE

device

$1.29M
TRIATHLON

device

$1.26M
SURGICAL

device

$1.15M
ACCOLADE

device

$1.14M
LATUDA

drug

$1.11M
TRIDENT

device

$1.1M
PANALOK

device

$1.06M
MINILOK

device

$1.06M
LUPINE

device

$1.06M
MICROFIX

device

$1.06M
BRILINTA

drug

$993K
VASCULAR

device

$985K
PRECEPT

device

$956K
CELEBREX

drug

$945K
ENTRESTO

drug

$932K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$917K
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$899K
INFINITY

device

$881K
VIEKIRA

drug

$876K
RELINE

device

$859K
BOTOX

drug

$855K
DISTAL EXTREMITY ARTHROSCOPY

device

$807K
HAND & WRIST

device

$778K
ANDROGEL

drug

$773K
TOUJEO

drug

$759K
FARXIGA

drug

$731K
JARDIANCE

drug

$725K
ULORIC

drug

$719K
COPAXONE

drug

$712K
AVASTIN

drug

$707K
TRESIBA

drug

$707K
COLCRYS

drug

$702K
INVEGA SUSTENNA

drug

$696K
SYNTHROID

drug

$689K
NUCYNTA

drug

$674K
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$666K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$665K
VISUALIZATION

device

$659K
XTANDI

drug

$658K
BENDINI

device

$651K
INBONE

device

$643K
SOLIRIS

drug

$643K
PAIN MANAGEMENT

device

$624K
STELARA

drug

$620K
OTEZLA

drug

$620K
ARMADA

device

$619K
OFIRMEV

drug

$601K
DENTAL TECHNOLOGY

device

$599K
ORTHOLOC

device

$598K
ENDOSCOPY - BILIARY

device

$594K
APTIOM

drug

$592K
LUPRON

drug

$590K
REPATHA

drug

$589K
LEMTRADA

drug

$565K
SYMBICORT

drug

$560K
LINZESS

drug

$558K
DARCO

device

$553K
MOVANTIK

drug

$550K
ORTHODONTIC DENTISTRY

device

$541K
CLAW

device

$540K
LEVEMIR

drug

$540K
OPDIVO

drug

$539K
RESTASIS

drug

$531K
PRADAXA

drug

$520K
XELJANZ

drug

$515K
REXULTI

drug

$505K
SKLICE

drug

$504K
ALLODERM

device

$501K
VASCEPA

drug

$498K

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].