South Carolina Doctors Who Receive Drug Company Money

Medical Malpractice

by Nathan Hughey

South Carolina Doctors Receive Money from Drug Companies.  Per ProPublica, this is a list of the top drug money recipients in South Carolina from 2013-2014.  According to ProPublica, over 10,000 South Carolina doctors received drug company money during that time.  This list includes only the highest dollar amounts.  Contact Nathan Hughey if you have a medical malpractice or pharmaceutical malpractice claim.

DOCTOR LOCATION HOW MUCH
VINCENT PELLEGRINI

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$786K
KERRY SOLOMON

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Ophthalmology

1101 Clarity Rd
MT Pleasant, SC
$623K
NEAL SHORE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Urology

823 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC
$467K
VLADIMIR MALETIC

Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry

108 Belfrey Dr
Greer, SC
$449K
PETER COTTON

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$400K
JEFFERY REUBEN

Other Service Providers/Specialist

300 Midtown Dr
Beaufort, SC
$362K
STEVEN POLETTI

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd
MT Pleasant, SC
$349K
DONALD JOHNSON

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd
MT Pleasant, SC
$348K
BRUCE FRANKEL

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Neurological Surgery

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$317K
REBECCA SMITH

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Dermatology

1700 FIRST BAXTER XING
FORT MILL, SC
$303K
JASON HIGHSMITH

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Neurological Surgery

9313 Medical Plaza Drive
N. Chalreston, SC
$300K
RICHARD FRIEDMAN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$271K
ALAN BROWN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Rheumatology

2860 Tricom St
North Charleston, SC
$270K
WILLIAM COBB

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Surgery

2104 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
$263K
JOHN ROSS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Surgery

795 Cook Rd
Orangeburg, SC
$257K
RICHARD HAWKINS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery

200 Patewood Dr
Greenville, SC
$227K
RENEE LAMM

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Psychiatry & Neurology, Addiction Psychiatry

3025 Newcastle Loop
Myrtle Beach, SC
$224K
JON JULIAN

Dental Providers/Dentist, General Practice

125 Botanical Circle
Travelers Rest, SC
$224K
WILLIAM JARVIS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Pediatrics

135 Dune Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC
$215K
VONDA CALCUTT

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

16 Northside Dr
Walterboro, SC
$205K
AQUILLA TURK

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Radiology, Neuroradiology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$200K
DOUGLAS CONAWAY

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Rheumatology

945 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC
$190K
NILESH LODHIA

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$187K
SUZANNE FANNING

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology

65 International Dr
Greenville, SC
$177K
RAYMOND TURNER

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Neurological Surgery

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$175K
GERALD MIELE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

506 E Cheves St
Florence, SC
$171K
JORGE LAGARES-GARCIA

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Colon & Rectal Surgery

125 Doughty St
Charleston, SC
$169K
WILLIAM ALLEYNE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine

124 Glenwood Dr
Rock Hill, SC
$168K
FRANK CUOCO

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$167K
DAVIT MRELASHVILI

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology

3390 Medical Park Drive
Columbia, SC
$164K
MICHAEL GOLD

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$161K
ANIL OM

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

901 E Cheves St
Florence, SC
$161K
JAN BASILE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine

109 Bee St
Charleston, SC
$160K
RICHARD BOGAN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

1333 Taylor St
Columbia, SC
$154K
MARSHALL SHULER

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Dermatology

920 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
$151K
BRYON FROST

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Emergency Medicine

555 E Cheves St
Florence, SC
$148K
MARK GREEN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

732 Jim Isle Dr
Charleston, SC
$144K
VICTOR EVANS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Psychiatry & Neurology, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

305 Palmetto Park Blvd
Lexington, SC
$144K
MARK LENCKE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology

110 Medical Ln E
West Columbia, SC
$143K
ALJOESON WALKER

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$135K
CARLTON CAUTHEN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

1655 Bernardin Avenue
Columbia, SC
$135K
NATHAN SHORES

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

1962 Charlie Hall Blvd
Charleston, SC
$134K
HAROLD SCHUTTE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery

851 Leonard Fulghum Blvd
MT Pleasant, SC
$131K
ERIC ROVNER

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Urology, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$130K
AATHIRAYEN THIYAGARAJAH

Other Service Providers/Specialist

2076 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
$128K
MOHAMMAD CHAUDRY

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$128K
LOUIS HAENEL

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2093 Henry Tecklenburg Dr
Charleston, SC
$130K
JERRY BACK

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine

9304 Medical Plaza Dr
Charleston, SC
$118K
JOSEPH RODRIGO

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Anesthesiology

125 Doughty St
Charleston, SC
$117K
WILLIAM CLARK

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Ophthalmology

124 Sunset Court
West Columbia, SC
$106K
JONATHAN ABBAS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine

173 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$102K
ERIC BOUR

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Surgery

2104 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
$101K
JAMES BRENNAN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Neurological Surgery

901 E Cheves St Ste 420
Florence, SC
$101K
THOMAS MURPHY

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Allergy & Immunology

9165 University Blvd
Charleston, SC
$101K
JOHN WHARTON

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$96,542
CHARLES RAINE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

112 Blue Bird Lane
Orangeburg, SC
$94,889
JULIETTE SAAD

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Psychiatry & Neurology, Neurology

100 Willow Lane
Spartanburg, SC
$91,587
KIMBERLY PUGH

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2097 Henry Tecklenburg Dr
Charleston, SC
$89,895
PAMELA MORRIS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$87,962
RICHARD VEST

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2 Innovation Dr
Greenville, SC
$85,978
MICHAEL ZILE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$84,590
ARUN ADLAKHA

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

124 Glenwood Dr
Rock Hill, SC
$79,564
WILLIAM BUNN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine

137 Coggins Point Rd
Hilton Head Island, SC
$79,538
TROY BUNTING

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

1033 Saint Andrews Blvd
Charleston, SC
$78,480
DANIEL STEINBERG

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

25 Courtenay Dr
Charleston, SC
$78,200
MOUSTAFA MOUSTAFA

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Nephrology

3709 Magnolia St
Orangeburg, SC
$77,795
GERARD SILVESTRI

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$77,129
KYLE JERAY

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery

890 W Faris Rd
Greenville, SC
$76,403
JAMES RIVERS

Dental Providers/Dentist, Prosthodontics

173 Ashley Ave # 545
Charleston, SC
$75,697
JOSEPH BOSCIA

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

151 Harold Fleming Court
Spartanburg, SC
$75,424
WILLIAM JACKSON

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

945 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC
$75,187
CLAUDIO SCHONHOLZ

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Radiology, Vascular & Interventional Radiology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$72,863
GEORGE WARING

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Ophthalmology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$72,412
DONALD EAGERTON

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

945 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC
$71,912
THOMAS GIUDICE

Other Service Providers/Specialist

1333 Taylor St
Columbia, SC
$71,630
MARK DELEGGE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$70,236
PETER NETZLER

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

877 W Faris Rd Ste B
Greenville, SC
$69,674
JEFFREY BLANK

Dental Providers/Dentist, General Practice

1318 Ebenezer Rd
Rock Hill, SC
$68,692
JAVAID WANI

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

5046 Highway 17 Byp S
Myrtle Beach, SC
$68,617
WILLIAM SMITH

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Orthopaedic Surgery

104 Saluda Pointe Dr
Lexington, SC
$66,392
ALFREDO CARBONELL

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Surgery

2104 Woodruff Rd
Greenville, SC
$65,951
CHRISTOPHER PATTERSON

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

504 Huntington Rd
Greenville, SC
$65,117
MARIA MURPHY

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Colon & Rectal Surgery

1439 Stuart Engals Blvd
MT Pleasant, SC
$63,745
AMANDA LEE

Eye and Vision Services Providers/Optometrist

109 Finnegan Ct
Myrtle Beach, SC
$62,966
MARGUERITE GERMAIN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Dermatology

612 Seacoast Pkwy
Mount Pleasant, SC
$62,502
THOMAS KEANE

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Urology

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$62,202
SUPEN PATEL

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Rheumatology

1594 Freedom Blvd
Florence, SC
$61,377
RAY VAUGHTERS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

526 Richland Ave W
Aiken, SC
$61,239
DONNA SANDERS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Nephrology

8036 Hyannis Ct
N Charleston, SC
$60,548
MELANIE THOMAS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology

2759 S Highway 14
Greer, SC
$59,735
ALLEN KAPLAN

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Allergy & Immunology

9165 University Blvd
North Charleston, SC
$59,499
CRAIG MCCOTTER

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2 Innovation Dr
Greenville, SC
$59,242
SCOTT SWEAZY

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Urology

111 West Hospital Drive
West Columbia, SC
$59,071
ORLIN SERGEV

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

622 Old Trolley Rd
Summerville, SC
$57,803
SCOTT SOMMERS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology

166 Stoneridge Dr
Columbia, SC
$56,048
RICARDO FERMO

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Psychiatry & Neurology, Psychiatry

171 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
$53,903
BRETT GUNTER

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Neurological Surgery

720 Rabon Rd
Columbia, SC
$52,337
ABHIJIT RAVAL

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

2000 E Greenville St
Anderson, SC
$52,329
ROBERT SMITH

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology

166 Stoneridge Drive
Columbia, SC
$51,933
JOCELYN MYERS

Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians/Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1594 Freedom Blvd
Florence, SC
$51,033