Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Rhode Island

Rhode Island

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
BRADLEY
MICHAEL BRADLEY

Orthopaedic Surgery

WAKEFIELD

$771K
GREEN
ANDREW GREEN

Sports Medicine

PROVIDENCE

$733K
ONG
WARREN ONG

Psychiatry

JOHNSTON

$583K
RIZVI
SYED RIZVI

Internal Medicine

PROVIDENCE

$579K
FRANKEL
ELLEN FRANKEL

Procedural Dermatology

CRANSTON

$480K
EASTON
JOHN EASTON

Neurology

PROVIDENCE

$453K
DIGIOVANNI
CHRISTOPHER DIGIOVANNI

Foot and Ankle Surgery

PROVIDENCE

$444K
WEISS
ARNOLD-PETER WEISS

Hand Surgery

PROVIDENCE

$428K
SETTIPANE
RUSSELL SETTIPANE

Allergy & Immunology

MIDDLETOWN

$409K
RENZULLI
JOSEPH RENZULLI

Urology

PROVIDENCE

$369K
MEGA
ANTHONY MEGA

Hematology & Oncology

PROVIDENCE

$368K
LEE
LAWRENCE LEE

Orthopaedic Surgery

PROVIDENCE

$332K
BIERWIRTH
ROBERT BIERWIRTH

Hepatology

CRANSTON

$325K
MARCHAND
ROBERT MARCHAND

Orthopaedic Surgery

WAKEFIELD

$323K
LOWNEY
JOSEPH LOWNEY

Gastroenterology

WARWICK

$303K
SEPE
THOMAS SEPE

Gastroenterology

PROVIDENCE

$288K
TOMLINSON
DAVID TOMLINSON

Hospitalist

WAKEFIELD

$267K
SHAH
SAMIR SHAH

Gastroenterology

PROVIDENCE

$263K
CALDARELLA
DAVID CALDARELLA

Podiatrist, Primary Podiatric Medicine

PAWTUCKET

$262K
REARDON
EDWARD REARDON

Rheumatology

WARWICK

$259K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
559 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
225 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
196 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
163 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
159 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
129 Dental Providers|Dentist
129 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
119 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
107 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
100 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
98 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
82 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
77 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
74 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
71 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
64 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
53 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
49 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
47 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
47 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
42 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
40 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
37 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
36 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
34 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
31 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
18 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
17 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
14 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
9 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
8 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
7 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Clinical Neurophysiology
6 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
6 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
5 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
5 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Geriatric Psychiatry
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
4 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology|Allergy
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|Dermatopathology
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Addiction Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Trauma
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Emergency Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
3 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|Procedural Dermatology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
2 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Developmental ? Behavioral Pediatrics
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Adolescent Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
2 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Primary Podiatric Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Cytopathology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sleep Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Medical Genetics|Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
2 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Technician/Technologist|Optician
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Vascular Neurology
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
2 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL
RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL

PROVIDENCE

$899K
THE MIRIAM HOSPITAL
THE MIRIAM HOSPITAL

PROVIDENCE

$276K
ROGER WILLIAMS MEDICAL CENTER
ROGER WILLIAMS MEDICAL CENTER

PROVIDENCE

$216K
WOMEN & INFANTS HOSPITAL
WOMEN & INFANTS HOSPITAL

PROVIDENCE

$100K
KENT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
KENT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

WARWICK

$69,923
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF RHODE ISLAND
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF RHODE ISLAND

PAWTUCKET

$27,497
BUTLER HOSPITAL
BUTLER HOSPITAL

PROVIDENCE

$10,750

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
HUMIRA

drug

$671K
LATUDA

drug

$508K
NONE

device

$477K
HALLUX

device

$370K
TARSX

device

$370K
CARPALFIX

device

$370K
XMCP

device

$370K
IO FIX

device

$370K
XARELTO

drug

$349K
XTANDI

drug

$325K
LINZESS

drug

$317K
ABILIFY MAINTENA

drug

$311K
OTHER

drug

$286K
AEQUALIS

device

$247K
CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM

drug

$223K
ALL ARTHREX PRODUCT LINES

device

$206K
CARPAL TUNNEL RELEASE SYSTEM

device

$199K
COPAXONE

drug

$196K
XOFIGO

drug

$194K
DIALYSIS VASCULAR ACCESS

device

$193K
AEQUALIS ASCEND SYS

drug

$193K
ARTHROPLASTY

device

$193K
OTHER

device

$179K
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$178K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$178K
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$178K
SPINE

device

$173K
SUBSYS

drug

$171K
NUEDEXTA

drug

$166K
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$165K
VIEKIRA

drug

$160K
VIBERZI

drug

$160K
SPORTS MEDICINE

device

$149K
XIFAXAN

drug

$146K
ANDROGEL

drug

$145K
ELIQUIS

drug

$145K
GILENYA

drug

$142K
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$138K
TOUJEO

drug

$138K
ORTHOPAEDICS

device

$129K
HARVONI

drug

$129K
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$126K
AEQUALIS ASCEND FLEX

device

$124K
SYNTHROID

drug

$122K
JAKAFI

drug

$121K
LUPRON

drug

$121K
INVOKANA

drug

$120K
NUVIGIL

drug

$119K
ACESSA

device

$118K
NEUFLEX FINGER

device

$117K
SPINE IMPLANT

drug

$112K
SOLIRIS

drug

$110K
EXTREMITIES

device

$109K
SURGICAL

device

$108K
MAKOPLASTY

device

$107K
ENTYVIO

drug

$104K
AUBAGIO

drug

$102K
INVEGA SUSTENNA

drug

$101K
OTEZLA

drug

$98,560
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$98,042
JEVTANA

drug

$97,646
PRADAXA

drug

$97,431
MICROTHERMX MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM

device

$96,818
TECFIDERA

drug

$95,064
HIPS

device

$94,941
ROBOTICS

device

$94,797
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$94,554
AZILECT

drug

$93,727
ENDOSCOPY PRODUCTS

device

$92,241
OPDIVO

drug

$90,009
PLEGRIDY

drug

$87,890
SYMBICORT

drug

$87,410
SIMPONI

drug

$83,634
CREON

drug

$82,229
VICTOZA

drug

$81,556
FOOT AND ANKLE

device

$81,408
FORTEO

drug

$80,849
VASCULAR

device

$79,776
ONZETRA XSAIL

drug

$79,217
DJO SURGICAL ALTIVATE REVERSE

device

$78,215
XOLAIR

drug

$77,537
BYDUREON

drug

$77,469
DJO SURGICAL TURON MODULAR SHOULDER SYSTEM

device

$77,334
ABILIFY

drug

$76,793
KNEES

device

$74,920
ZECUITY

drug

$74,090
SLEEP AND RESPIRATORY CARE

device

$72,666
SPRYCEL

drug

$71,377
ARTHROPLASTY INSTRUMENTS KNEE & HIP ARTHROPLASTY TOTAL KNEE

device

$70,941
ARTHROPLASTY IMPLANTS KNEE & HIP ARTHROPLASTY TOTAL KNEE

device

$70,941
GRASTEK

drug

$70,854
BREO

drug

$70,235
CEREC MC

device

$69,542
ARTHROPLASTY IMPLANTS KNEE & HIP ARTHROPLASTY PATELLO FEMORAL

device

$68,821
REPATHA

drug

$67,071
LANTUS

drug

$67,032
EPIPEN

drug

$66,578
PROAIR

drug

$65,802
OTHER- BSC PRODUCT NOT LISTED

device

$65,795
OLYSIO

drug

$63,868

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].