Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

South Carolina

South Carolina

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
TURK
AQULLA TURK

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

CHARLESTON

$2.1M
PELLEGRINI
VINCENT PELLEGRINI

Orthopaedic Trauma

CHARLESTON

$1.81M
MALETIC
VLADIMIR MALETIC

Psychiatry

GREER

$1.22M
SHORE
NEAL SHORE

Urology

MYRTLE BEACH

$1.2M
SOLOMON
KERRY SOLOMON

Ophthalmology

N CHARLESTON

$1.13M
SMITH
REBECCA SMITH

Dermatology

FORT MILL

$1.07M
COTTON
PETER COTTON

Gastroenterology

CHARLESTON

$966K
TURNER
RAYMOND TURNER

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

CHARLESTON

$920K
POLETTI
STEVEN POLETTI

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

MT PLEASANT

$901K
JOHNSON
DONALD JOHNSON

Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

MT PLEASANT

$894K
CHAUDRY
MOHAMMAD CHAUDRY

Diagnostic Radiology

CHARLESTON

$886K
ROSS
JOHN ROSS

Surgery

ORANGEBURG

$795K
OLANOFF
LAWRENCE OLANOFF

Internal Medicine

KIAWAH ISLAND

$732K
Reuben
Jeffery Reuben

BEAUFORT

$689K
FRANKEL
BRUCE FRANKEL

Neurological Surgery

CHARLESTON

$649K
FRIEDMAN
RICHARD FRIEDMAN

Orthopaedic Surgery

CHARLESTON

$646K
HAWKINS
RICHARD HAWKINS

Orthopaedic Surgery

GREENVILLE

$646K
BROWN
ALAN BROWN

Rheumatology

NORTH CHARLESTON

$642K
PATEL
MANISH PATEL

Urology

ELGIN

$617K
JULIAN
JON JULIAN

Dentist, General Practice

TRAVELERS REST

$616K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
1,671 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
1,103 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
874 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
599 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
500 Dental Providers|Dentist
488 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
477 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
467 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
460 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
417 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
342 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
274 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
266 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
246 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
229 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
179 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
168 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
156 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
149 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
127 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
122 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
121 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
114 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
99 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
99 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
84 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
79 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
78 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
73 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
72 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
65 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
60 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
60 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
59 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
59 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
57 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
57 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
56 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
54 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
53 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
51 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
51 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
49 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
48 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
43 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
41 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
37 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
36 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
34 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
30 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
30 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
25 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
23 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
23 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
16 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Medical Genetics|Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Developmental ? Behavioral Pediatrics
15 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Foot and Ankle Surgery
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Adolescent Medicine
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Occupational Medicine
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Critical Care
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hospice and Palliative Medicine
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Neuroradiology
10 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Transplant Surgery
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Trauma
10 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Sleep Medicine
9 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Pain Medicine
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Nephrology
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology|Allergy
8 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
GHS GREENVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
GHS GREENVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

GREENVILLE

$913K
MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLIN
MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLIN

CHARLESTON

$692K
MCLEOD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
MCLEOD REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

FLORENCE

$581K
SPARTANBURG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
SPARTANBURG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

SPARTANBURG

$203K
TRIDENT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
TRIDENT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

CHARLESTON

$161K
ANMED HEALTH
ANMED HEALTH

ANDERSON

$136K
GREENVILLE HOSPITAL SYSTEM
GREENVILLE HOSPITAL SYSTEM

GREENVILLE

$90,516
PALMETTO BAPTIST
PALMETTO BAPTIST

COLUMBIA

$80,367
AIKEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
AIKEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER

AIKEN

$56,622
PALMETTO RICHLAND
PALMETTO RICHLAND

COLUMBIA

$52,331

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
SPINE

device

$2.35M
XARELTO

drug

$1.35M
ELIQUIS

drug

$1.26M
HUMIRA

drug

$1.2M
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$876K
INVOKANA

drug

$810K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$780K
BYDUREON

drug

$777K
ORTHOPAEDICS

device

$650K
ENDOSCOPY - ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND

device

$634K
OTHER

device

$608K
OTEZLA

drug

$603K
RISE-L

device

$575K
VICTOZA

drug

$551K
BRINTELLIX

drug

$542K
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$500K
DENTAL

device

$491K
DENTAL IMPLANT

device

$465K
LATUDA

drug

$460K
STELARA

drug

$450K
VELPHORO

drug

$441K
TRI-LOCK

device

$434K
BRILINTA

drug

$434K
VANGUARD

device

$433K
EQUINOXE

drug

$414K
PAIN MANAGEMENT

device

$365K
XOLAIR

drug

$365K
FARXIGA

drug

$364K
IMPAX CRS SW SEAT LICENSE

device

$360K
VASCULAR

device

$358K
NUVIGIL

drug

$347K
SEROQUEL XR

drug

$341K
COPAXONE

drug

$338K
REPATHA

drug

$336K
ENTRESTO

drug

$327K
ENDODONTIC DENTISTRY

device

$325K
BROVANA

drug

$324K
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$323K
FLOW DIVERSION

device

$320K
ZYTIGA

drug

$318K
XOFIGO

drug

$313K
TOUJEO

drug

$306K
LEVEMIR

drug

$303K
JARDIANCE

drug

$300K
SUBSYS

drug

$293K
OTHER

drug

$292K
SIMPONI

drug

$290K
SYMBICORT

drug

$287K
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$283K
COOK MEDICAL ENDOSCOPIC ULTRASOUND

device

$274K
APOLLO

device

$266K
KYPROLIS

drug

$262K
VIABAHN ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$260K
PRADAXA

drug

$247K
TRIPLANAR FIXATION SYSTEM

device

$242K
IXIARO

drug

$242K
REXULTI

drug

$237K
XELJANZ

drug

$234K
LINZESS

drug

$233K
TRAUMA

device

$232K
BREO

drug

$231K
TRADJENTA

drug

$231K
BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT

device

$230K
TRINTELLIX

drug

$230K
FINACEA

drug

$220K
XYREM

drug

$219K
VYVANSE

drug

$219K
CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT

device

$219K
TRESIBA

drug

$218K
AVASTIN

drug

$218K
CATARACT EQUIPMENT

device

$217K
ACE

device

$215K
VIEKIRA

drug

$213K
GRASTEK

drug

$212K
BOTOX

drug

$211K
ANDROGEL

drug

$210K
BIOPATCH

device

$207K
LYRICA

drug

$204K
PRODUCT IN DEVELOPMENT

device

$203K
SAMSCA

drug

$202K
SYNTHROID

drug

$199K
NUEDEXTA

drug

$198K
LOTEMAX GEL

drug

$190K
EDARBYCLOR

drug

$190K
ULORIC

drug

$189K
HIPS

device

$187K
DALIRESP

drug

$186K
BRADYCARDIA PRODUCTS

device

$185K
COLCRYS

drug

$185K
LUPRON

drug

$184K
REBIF

drug

$182K
OPSUMIT MACITENTAN

drug

$181K
CONTRAVE

drug

$179K
INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS

device

$177K
BESIVANCE

drug

$176K
XTANDI

drug

$175K
GLYXAMBI

drug

$175K
STELLARIS PC

device

$174K
VELCADE

drug

$174K
FETZIMA

drug

$172K

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].