Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
CHINEA
ANGEL CHINEA

Neurology

GUAYNABO

$939K
ALEGRE
MANUEL ALEGRE

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

SAN JUAN

$557K
GARCIA MATEO
JOSE GARCIA MATEO

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

PONCE

$492K
RUIZ RIVERA
LUIS RUIZ RIVERA

PONCE

$400K
NOVOA
JOSE NOVOA

Cardiovascular Disease

BAYAMON

$300K
SIERRA ZORITA
RADAMES SIERRA ZORITA

Rheumatology

SAN JUAN

$282K
ARANDA
ALVARO ARANDA

Pulmonary Disease

GUAYNABO

$259K
SOTO RAICES
OSCAR SOTO RAICES

Rheumatology

SAN JUAN

$250K
SANTIAGO COLON
LIZETTE SANTIAGO COLON

Family Medicine

SAN JUAN

$244K
DE JESUS
PATRICIA DE JESUS

Neurology

CAGUAS

$234K
VILLAMIL
FERNANDO VILLAMIL

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

SAN JUAN

$227K
CARRO JIMENEZ
ERIC CARRO JIMENEZ

Internal Medicine

SAN JUAN

$217K
MELENDEZ-RIVERA
IVAN MELENDEZ-RIVERA

Family Medicine

SAN JUAN

$210K
Vallejo
Nelson Vallejo

LAS PIEDRAS

$203K
GROVAS ABAD
DAMIAN GROVAS ABAD

Interventional Cardiology

SAN JUAN

$199K
Ortiz Carrasquillo
Ramon Ortiz Carrasquillo

MANATI

$192K
CUEVAS
WILFREDO CUEVAS

General Practice

SAN LORENZO

$185K
BERROCAL FERNANDEZ
MARIA BERROCAL FERNANDEZ

Ophthalmology

SAN JUAN

$175K
GELY
LUIS GELY

Cardiovascular Disease

SAN LORENZO

$174K
Zaragoza Urdaz
Rafael Zaragoza Urdaz

SAN JUAN

$171K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
2,410 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
893 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
642 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
487 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
361 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
303 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
279 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
237 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
235 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
193 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
178 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
161 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
159 Dental Providers|Dentist
152 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
140 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
131 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
107 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
102 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
102 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
100 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
100 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
97 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
85 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
76 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
76 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
73 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
67 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
54 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
46 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
46 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
42 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
39 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
35 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
30 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
28 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
27 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
25 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
23 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Occupational Medicine
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Nuclear Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
13 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Nuclear Medicine|Nuclear Imaging & Therapy
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
12 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Sports Medicine
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Nephrology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Hospice and Palliative Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
8 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Geriatric Psychiatry
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Clinical Neurophysiology
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Addiction Psychiatry
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Neuroradiology
6 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Low Vision Rehabilitation
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Rheumatology
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Body Imaging
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgery of the Hand
6 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Trauma
5 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Addiction Medicine
5 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Technician/Technologist|Optician

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
SAN LUCAS PONCE
SAN LUCAS PONCE

PONCE

$214K
SAN JUAN MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL
SAN JUAN MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL

SAN JUAN

$106K
HOSPITAL DE LA CONCEPCION
HOSPITAL DE LA CONCEPCION

SAN GERMAN

$104K
HOSPITAL DAMAS
HOSPITAL DAMAS

PONCE

$27,500
AUXILIO MUTUO HOSPITAL
AUXILIO MUTUO HOSPITAL

SAN JUAN

$27,220
HOSPITAL BELLA VISTA
HOSPITAL BELLA VISTA

MAYAGUEZ

$19,562
HOSPITAL DR. ALEJANDRO OTERO
HOSPITAL DR. ALEJANDRO OTERO

MANATI

$17,700
MAYAGUEZ MEDICAL CENTER
MAYAGUEZ MEDICAL CENTER

MAYAGUEZ

$9,000
UNIVERSITY DISTRICT HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITY DISTRICT HOSPITAL

BAYAMON

$6,158
HOSPITAL UPR
HOSPITAL UPR

CAROLINA

$5,000

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
XARELTO

drug

$2.56M
INVOKANA

drug

$2.27M
BYDUREON

drug

$1.11M
ELIQUIS

drug

$736K
SPINE

device

$712K
BRILINTA

drug

$628K
PREZISTA

drug

$619K
JANUVIA

drug

$470K
INVEGA SUSTENNA

drug

$464K
HUMIRA

drug

$448K
OTHER

drug

$376K
VIEKIRA

drug

$292K
JANUMET

drug

$289K
PREZCOBIX

drug

$272K
GILENYA

drug

$262K
ADEMPAS

drug

$241K
BELSOMRA

drug

$222K
BOTOX

drug

$221K
FARXIGA

drug

$219K
LUPRON

drug

$218K
AUBAGIO

drug

$209K
TECFIDERA

drug

$205K
ISENTRESS

drug

$198K
ZETIA

drug

$189K
JANUMET XR

drug

$185K
ORENCIA

drug

$185K
SYNTHROID

drug

$185K
VYTORIN

drug

$174K
ONGLYZA

drug

$173K
ZEPATIER

drug

$172K
ZONTIVITY

drug

$172K
PRADAXA

drug

$166K
TOUJEO

drug

$163K
ANDROGEL

drug

$156K
VASCULAR

device

$145K
VPRIV

drug

$143K
ZYTIGA

drug

$142K
QVAR

drug

$142K
LATUDA

drug

$142K
ZOSTAVAX

drug

$138K
PREVNAR 13

drug

$137K
JARDIANCE

drug

$136K
CINRYZE

drug

$132K
SIMPONI

drug

$125K
AEROSPAN

drug

$124K
TIVICAY

drug

$123K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$121K
TRADJENTA

drug

$120K
LANTUS

drug

$119K
TRULICITY

drug

$114K
INVANZ

drug

$113K
ACTEMRA

drug

$110K
LUNA

device

$107K
PINPOINT

device

$107K
SPY

device

$107K
GARDASIL

drug

$107K
LABORATORY DIAGNOSTICS

device

$106K
APIDRA

drug

$106K
VICTOZA

drug

$104K
LIPTRUZET

drug

$101K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$100K
HARVONI

drug

$98,738
CARDIOVASCULAR

device

$98,282
COPAXONE

drug

$98,269
NON-COVERED PRODUCT

device

$96,591
DYMISTA

drug

$96,114
LEVEMIR

drug

$92,739
PLEGRIDY

drug

$91,095
KEYTRUDA

drug

$90,436
TYSABRI

drug

$88,647
COVIDIEN

device

$88,259
ENBREL

drug

$87,584
LEMTRADA

drug

$86,981
REYATAZ

drug

$82,297
NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN

device

$81,607
OPDIVO

drug

$77,337
CONSUMABLES

device

$77,221
DERMACELL

device

$77,221
GLYXAMBI

drug

$76,747
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$75,959
LIFEVEST

device

$74,644
STELARA

drug

$74,370
KNEES

device

$73,483
ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS

device

$72,211
STENTS

device

$69,909
HIPS

device

$69,252
LYRICA

drug

$69,051
VITREORETINAL EQUIPMENT

device

$68,509
INTELENCE

drug

$68,461
SOLIRIS

drug

$67,765
SOFT CONTACT LENSES

device

$65,089
RISPERDAL

drug

$64,087
DALVANCE

drug

$62,682
ZERBAXA

drug

$61,796
BRIDION

drug

$59,786
SPINAL FUSION DEVICE

device

$59,640
OPSUMIT MACITENTAN

drug

$59,469
TEFLARO

drug

$59,402
SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION

device

$59,003
ERBITUX

drug

$58,447

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].