Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

North Dakota

North Dakota

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
SMITH
RANDALL SMITH

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

GRAND FORKS

$535K
TARIQ
FARHAN TARIQ

Neurology

BISMARCK

$300K
JOHNSON
ERIC JOHNSON

Family Medicine

GRAND FORKS

$246K
TEIGEN
COREY TEIGEN

Diagnostic Radiology

FARGO

$209K
ZAKS
WILLIAM ZAKS

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

GRAND FORKS

$169K
SKOGEN
JEFFREY SKOGEN

Nephrology

FARGO

$147K
MOORE
MICHAEL MOORE

Orthopaedic Surgery

BISMARCK

$117K
THORSON
THOMAS THORSON

Family Medicine

MANDAN

$108K
NWAIGWE
CASMIAR NWAIGWE

Infectious Disease

MINOT

$95,856
CARLSON
DORI CARLSON

Optometrist

PARK RIVER

$88,905
GREEK
GREGORY GREEK

Family Medicine

GRAND FORKS

$87,300
CHELLIAH
NOAH CHELLIAH

Cardiovascular Disease

GRAND FORKS

$84,954
CASAS
LUIS CASAS

Pediatric Endocrinology

FARGO

$83,307
PANDA
DURGA PANDA

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

GRAND FORKS

$79,324
KOHLMAN PETRICK
JOELLEN KOHLMAN PETRICK

Cardiovascular Disease

FARGO

$70,749
MARKEWICH
STEPHEN MARKEWICH

Interventional Pain Medicine

BISMARCK

$67,953
HAPPEL
KEITH HAPPEL

Internal Medicine

BISMARCK

$67,749
SCARBERRY
SUSAN SCARBERRY

Neurology

FARGO

$58,044
HALDIS
THOMAS HALDIS

Cardiovascular Disease

FARGO

$57,860
VETTER
RICHARD VETTER

Family Medicine

WEST FARGO

$56,340

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
306 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
158 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
140 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
138 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
106 Dental Providers|Dentist
79 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
60 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
56 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
50 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
43 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
33 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
30 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
21 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
17 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
16 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
15 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
13 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
6 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
6 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Pain Medicine
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Medical Toxicology
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Neuroradiology
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgery of the Hand
4 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
4 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology|Allergy
2 Dental Providers|Dentist|Dental Public Health
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine
2 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Occupational Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Aerospace Medicine
1 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Primary Podiatric Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sleep Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Hematology
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Otology & Neurotology
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Trauma Surgery
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Sleep Medicine
1 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Phlebology
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Pain Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Medical Genetics|Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Adolescent Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adolescent Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Critical Care
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Transplant Surgery
1 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
SANFORD MEDICAL CENTER - FARGO
SANFORD MEDICAL CENTER - FARGO

FARGO

$275K
ALTRU HEALTH SYSTEM-ALTRU HOSPITAL
ALTRU HEALTH SYSTEM-ALTRU HOSPITAL

GRAND FORKS

$52,502
SANFORD HEALTH BISMARCK
SANFORD HEALTH BISMARCK

BISMARCK

$12,997
ST ALEXIUS MEDICAL CENTER
ST ALEXIUS MEDICAL CENTER

BISMARCK

$8,649
TRINITY HOSPITALS/ST JOES
TRINITY HOSPITALS/ST JOES

MINOT

$8,208

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
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

drug

$395K
VICTOZA

drug

$213K
BIOTHERAPEUTICS - NON PRODUCT RELATED

drug

$157K
AUBAGIO

drug

$153K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$146K
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

device

$142K
SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM

device

$119K
INVOKANA

drug

$113K
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$111K
BRILINTA

drug

$89,037
LEVEMIR

drug

$81,822
IMBRUVICA

drug

$78,925
CUROSURF

drug

$78,677
PROLIA

drug

$74,978
CRESTOR

drug

$68,989
TRESIBA

drug

$67,288
XARELTO

drug

$67,140
CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT

device

$66,569
TOUJEO

drug

$60,569
ELIQUIS

drug

$52,751
AZILECT

drug

$52,574
OTHER

device

$49,862
LOTEMAX GEL

drug

$48,776
BESIVANCE

drug

$48,681
VIVITROL

drug

$44,088
INDIGO

device

$43,577
COPAXONE

drug

$43,575
CIMZIA

drug

$43,317
SOFT CONTACT LENSES

device

$43,289
LYNPARZA

drug

$42,442
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$39,243
BPH

device

$38,902
SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION

device

$37,460
HIPS

device

$35,859
NOVOLOG

drug

$34,542
VASCULAR

device

$33,330
NON-FRANCHISE -NOF- - BLPS

drug

$30,900
REBIF

drug

$30,649
ENTRESTO

drug

$29,013
XULTOPHY 100/3.6

drug

$28,906
LEMTRADA

drug

$27,626
SURGICAL

device

$27,383
SOLIRIS

drug

$27,136
PENUMBRA RUBY COIL

device

$27,105
KNEES

device

$26,301
ENDOVASCULAR

device

$22,860
SYMBICORT

drug

$22,633
ADAPTIVESTIM

device

$22,157
SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY

device

$22,127
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$21,512
OPD-III

drug

$21,500
OPD-III

device

$21,281
ENSITE

device

$21,145
TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES

device

$20,345
CARDIOVASCULAR

device

$20,048
ALL ARTHREX PRODUCT LINES

device

$19,979
DISEASE STATE

drug

$19,727
OTHER

drug

$19,667
FARXIGA

drug

$19,457
REPATHA

drug

$19,415
PACEMAKERS

device

$19,069
DIFICID

drug

$18,419
EXPAREL

drug

$18,387
SOLIQUA

drug

$18,284
ALLODERM

device

$17,857
STENTS

device

$17,323
DALVANCE

drug

$17,140
GILENYA

drug

$17,134
KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY

device

$17,030
PRADAXA

drug

$16,119
ORTHOPAEDICS

device

$15,947
TRADJENTA

drug

$15,827
ZECUITY

drug

$15,370
ALPHANATE

drug

$15,200
LIQUICHEK

device

$14,829
INLYTA

drug

$14,754
IMPLANTABLE CARDIOVERTER DEFIBRILLATORS

device

$14,613
KEYTRUDA

drug

$14,596
JARDIANCE

drug

$14,313
CEREC MC

device

$14,300
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$14,198
BRINTELLIX

drug

$14,080
CUBICIN

drug

$14,047
CARDIAC DIAGNOSTICS AND MONITORING

device

$13,934
GREENLIGHT XPS

device

$13,903
TEFLARO

drug

$13,516
ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY

device

$13,477
VA-LCP PLATES & SCREWS

device

$13,158
QUADRA ASSURA

device

$12,528
UNIFY ASSURA

device

$12,528
PRALUENT

drug

$12,319
BYDUREON

drug

$11,542
XIIDRA

drug

$11,077
JAKAFI

drug

$10,943
CATHETER

device

$10,740
COREVALVE EVOLUT

device

$10,264
FINACEA

drug

$10,240
RESOLUTE

device

$9,902
HEART VALVES

device

$9,889
VIBATIV

drug

$9,687

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].