Dollars for Docs

How Industry Dollars Reach Your Doctors

Tennessee

Tennessee

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

Highest-Earning Doctors

Doctor City Payments
FOLEY
KEVIN FOLEY

Neurological Surgery

MEMPHIS

$59.8M
LAING
BRENT LAING

Obstetrics & Gynecology

ELIZABETHTON

$16.5M
MAXWELL
GEORGE MAXWELL

Plastic Surgery

NASHVILLE

$16.4M
GREEN
JOHN GREEN

Obstetrics & Gynecology

ELIZABETHTON

$13.6M
RUSSELL
THOMAS RUSSELL

Orthopaedic Surgery

GERMANTOWN

$9.14M
CHARLES
STEVEN CHARLES

Ophthalmology

GERMANTOWN

$3.44M
FREEMAN
JERRE FREEMAN

Ophthalmology

MEMPHIS

$3.27M
MOCCO
J MOCCO

Neurological Surgery

NASHVILLE

$3.21M
RUSSELL
THOMAS RUSSELL

Orthopaedic Surgery

GERMANTOWN

$3.05M
SMITH
MAURICE SMITH

Neurological Surgery

MEMPHIS

$2.39M
RILEY
WAYNE RILEY

Internal Medicine

NASHVILLE

$2.04M
WOODS
JAMES WOODS

Psychiatry

BARTLETT

$1.52M
KUMAR
SARBJEET KUMAR

SPRINGFIELD

$1.45M
BRANDES
DAVID BRANDES

Neurology

KNOXVILLE

$1.38M
HUNTER
SAMUEL HUNTER

Neuroradiology

FRANKLIN

$1.26M
BRADY
PAUL BRADY

Orthopaedic Surgery

KNOXVILLE

$1.13M
DEBOER
DAVID DEBOER

Orthopaedic Surgery

NASHVILLE

$1.06M
DAUPHIN
PASCAL DAUPHIN

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

HENDERSONVILLE

$996K
TURNER
JAMES TURNER

Dermatology

BARTLETT

$993K
COHEN
ALAN COHEN

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

MEMPHIS

$988K

Specialties

Doctors Specialty
1,652 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine
1,626 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine
1,120 Dental Providers|Dentist|General Practice
879 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist
709 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics
699 Dental Providers|Dentist
545 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology
512 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology
424 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Psychiatry
416 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery
392 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine
392 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Cardiovascular Disease
380 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery
326 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Diagnostic Radiology
317 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Ophthalmology
278 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Gastroenterology
262 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology
244 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Pulmonary Disease
235 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Urology
194 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
190 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology & Oncology
166 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Hospitalist
158 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Nephrology
139 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology
132 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology
132 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Neurological Surgery
124 Dental Providers|Dentist|Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
111 Dental Providers|Dentist|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
105 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Interventional Cardiology
103 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
102 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist
96 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|General Practice
94 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
87 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
86 Dental Providers|Dentist|Pediatric Dentistry
86 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Infectious Disease
85 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Rheumatology
84 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Radiation Oncology
79 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Vascular Surgery
76 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot & Ankle Surgery
73 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Plastic Surgery
73 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Medical Oncology
71 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pain Medicine
68 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology
62 Chiropractic Providers|Chiropractor
60 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecology
60 Dental Providers|Dentist|Endodontics
53 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
52 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
51 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
51 Dental Providers|Dentist|Periodontics
46 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Radiology|Vascular & Interventional Radiology
45 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Sports Medicine
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Critical Care Medicine
39 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Hand Surgery
36 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Cardiology
35 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
33 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Maternal & Fetal Medicine
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Psychiatry & Neurology|Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
31 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
30 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Surgical Oncology
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Gastroenterology
29 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Adolescent Medicine
28 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Trauma Surgery
27 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Endocrinology
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Emergency Medical Services
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Gynecologic Oncology
26 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Adult Medicine
25 Dental Providers|Dentist|Prosthodontics
25 Eye and Vision Services Providers|Optometrist|Corneal and Contact Management
25 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Surgery|Pediatric Surgery
24 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Family Medicine|Sports Medicine
24 Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Service Providers|Podiatrist|Foot Surgery
22 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Hematology
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Pulmonology
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Infectious Diseases
20 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Pediatric Anesthesiology
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Internal Medicine|Geriatric Medicine
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Reproductive Endocrinology
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
19 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Obstetrics & Gynecology|Obstetrics
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation|Pain Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Colon & Rectal Surgery
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Anesthesiology|Critical Care Medicine
18 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Occupational Medicine
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Interventional Pain Medicine
17 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pediatrics|Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Allergy & Immunology|Allergy
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Otolaryngology|Pediatric Otolaryngology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Transplant Surgery
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|Dermatopathology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Dermatology|MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pathology|Anatomic Pathology
14 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Emergency Medicine|Pediatric Emergency Medicine
13 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Medical Genetics|Clinical Genetics (M.D.)
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Pain Medicine|Pain Medicine
12 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Orthopaedic Surgery|Foot and Ankle Surgery
11 Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|Preventive Medicine|Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

Highest-Earning Teaching Hospitals

Hospital City Payments
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS & CL
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS & CL

NASHVILLE

$6.08M
UNIVERSITY OF TN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
UNIVERSITY OF TN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

KNOXVILLE

$604K
ERLANGER MEDICAL CENTER
ERLANGER MEDICAL CENTER

CHATTANOOGA

$305K
METHODIST H/C MEMPHIS HOSPT.
METHODIST H/C MEMPHIS HOSPT.

MEMPHIS

$267K
SAINT THOMAS WEST HOSPITAL
SAINT THOMAS WEST HOSPITAL

NASHVILLE

$134K
BAPTIST MEM HOSPITAL MEMPHIS
BAPTIST MEM HOSPITAL MEMPHIS

MEMPHIS

$92,060
INDIAN PATH MEDICAL CENTER
INDIAN PATH MEDICAL CENTER

JOHNSON CITY

$77,976
HOLSTON VALLEY HOSP & MED CTR
HOLSTON VALLEY HOSP & MED CTR

KINGSPORT

$75,558
JACKSON-MADISON COUNTY GENERAL HOSP
JACKSON-MADISON COUNTY GENERAL HOSP

JACKSON

$72,614
MOUNTAIN STATES HEALTH ALLIANCE
MOUNTAIN STATES HEALTH ALLIANCE

JOHNSON CITY

$68,900

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
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$40.3M
NATRELLE

drug

$16.1M
TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS

device

$9.06M
CAPSTONE

device

$7.31M
CD HORIZON

device

$6.53M
NURO

device

$3.51M
METRX

device

$2.72M
VERTEX

device

$1.92M
REFRACTIVE EQUIPMENT

device

$1.83M
INVOKANA

drug

$1.82M
BYDUREON

drug

$1.8M
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$1.6M
HUMIRA

drug

$1.54M
XARELTO

drug

$1.5M
KUMAR CHOLANGIOGRAPHY CLAMP

device

$1.45M
KUMAR CHOLANGIOGRAPHY CATHETER

device

$1.45M
KUMAR T-ANCHORS

device

$1.45M
BRINTELLIX

drug

$1.42M
ELIQUIS

drug

$1.37M
OTHER

drug

$1.29M
TRIGEN INTERTAN

device

$1.28M
OTHER

device

$1.28M
VICTOZA

drug

$1.27M
AUBAGIO

drug

$1.1M
CONSTELLATION

device

$1.06M
LATUDA

drug

$1.05M
PERI-LOC VLP

device

$887K
TRIGEN FEMORAL (FAN/TAN/META NAIL)

device

$880K
PERI-LOC

device

$862K
COPAXONE

drug

$855K
ELEVATE

device

$819K
KNEES

device

$796K
TRAUMA

device

$779K
H.P. ACTHAR

drug

$748K
ANATOMIC PEEK

device

$744K
TRIGEN META-NAIL

device

$736K
ENTRESTO

drug

$717K
TRIGEN HFN

device

$713K
TOUJEO

drug

$681K
BRILINTA

drug

$664K
OTEZLA

drug

$639K
GILENYA

drug

$599K
SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY

device

$599K
LINZESS

drug

$574K
FETZIMA

drug

$563K
VIIBRYD

drug

$556K
JARDIANCE

drug

$549K
STRUXXURE SYSTEM

drug

$544K
INERTIA SYSTEM

drug

$533K
HONOUR SYSTEM

drug

$531K
VASCULAR

device

$506K
LEMTRADA

drug

$502K
BOTOX

drug

$501K
HIPS

device

$499K
FYCOMPA

drug

$497K
XTANDI

drug

$492K
MYRBETRIQ

drug

$485K
FARXIGA

drug

$478K
TRESIBA

drug

$461K
VITREORETINAL EQUIPMENT

device

$448K
REPATHA

drug

$447K
VIEKIRA

drug

$439K
PRADAXA

drug

$436K
ANDROGEL

drug

$431K
HIGH SPEED SURGICAL DRILLS AND TOOLS

device

$424K
XGEVA

drug

$409K
AZILECT

drug

$407K
SPINAL IMPLANT

device

$404K
DENTAL

device

$404K
TECFIDERA

drug

$401K
DIVERGENCE

device

$394K
TRULICITY

drug

$394K
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$390K
ABILIFY MAINTENA

drug

$386K
MALIBU

device

$384K
TRINTELLIX

drug

$381K
ALLODERM

device

$380K
IMAGE GUIDED SURGERY PRODUCTS

device

$380K
LEVEMIR

drug

$377K
INSTRUMENTS AND LIGATION

device

$375K
VIBERZI

drug

$374K
SPINE

device

$360K
CONTRAVE

drug

$356K
JANUVIA

drug

$353K
SOLIRIS

drug

$352K
EXTREMITIES

device

$348K
ONCASPAR

drug

$347K
AMITIZA

drug

$339K
CRESTOR

drug

$331K
SYNTHROID

drug

$327K
FLOW DIVERSION

device

$325K
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - STENTS

device

$322K
SPINAL FUSION DEVICE

device

$322K
AFX

device

$320K
BELSOMRA

drug

$318K
ZECUITY

drug

$316K
SHOULDER IMPLANTS SUTURETAKS KNOTLESS

device

$315K
KNEE & HIP IMPLANTS SUSPENSORY FIXATION ACL TIGHTROPE

device

$313K
SHOULDER IMPLANTS OTHER AC JOINT REPAIR

device

$313K
SHOULDER IMPLANTS OTHER CLAVICLE FRACTURE

device

$313K

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].