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CHRISTOPHER C SCHMIDT
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CHRISTOPHER C SCHMIDT

Listed Specialty: Hand Surgery
9104 BABCOCK BLVD, SUITE 5113, PITTSBURGH, PA, 15237-5818
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DR. CHRISTOPHER SCHMIDT,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

21

payments

$29,512

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2015

18

payments

$14,563

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2014

1

payment

$594

payment total

1

company paid this doctor
2013

2

payments

$1,476

payment total

1

company paid this doctor

Payment Calendar in

This doctor received a payment on days in .

Each box below represents a single day during the disclosure period. A gray box indicates no payments. The darker the color, the more payments a doctor received that day.

Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Consulting
5 $20,790
Consulting
3 $7,560
Education
9 $6,200
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $5,940
Travel and Lodging
9 $1,521
Education
2 $1,476
Travel and Lodging
3 $755
Food and Beverage
5 $661
Education
1 $600
Education
1 $594
Food and Beverage
3 $49

Drugs & Devices in

Totals listed below account for all payments from that mention this product. 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). If a payment record mentions more than one product, the entire value will be included in each of those products. When no products are listed, they are not included in the list below.

This physician does not have any payments relating to a specific drug or device for this year.

Product Name Product Type Payments
ARTHROPLASTY INSTRUMENTS SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY & FRACTURE VIP TECHNOLOGY

device

$9,752
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY

device

$13,799
NANOFX

device

$10
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY

device

$594
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY

device

$1,476
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Feb 11, 2016 $9,180

No Listed Product Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 28, 2016 $5,940

ARTHROPLASTY INSTRUMENTS SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY & FRACTURE VIP TECHNOLOGY Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Oct 27, 2016 $5,940

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other ARTHREX, INC.
Oct 29, 2015 $3,240

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $2,700

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Jan 28, 2016 $2,160

ARTHROPLASTY INSTRUMENTS SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY & FRACTURE VIP TECHNOLOGY Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Feb 11, 2016 $1,890

No Listed Product Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $1,620

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 28, 2016 $1,620

ARTHROPLASTY INSTRUMENTS SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY & FRACTURE VIP TECHNOLOGY Consulting ARTHREX, INC.
Oct 8, 2013 $843

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Dec 7, 2015 $750

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Nov 30, 2015 $750

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Nov 17, 2015 $750

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Nov 15, 2015 $750

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Sep 17, 2015 $750

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Jul 29, 2015 $650

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Mar 21, 2015 $650

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Oct 27, 2015 $650

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Aug 6, 2013 $633

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Mar 6, 2016 $600

No Listed Product Education

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Transfer of value related to products manufactured by Arthrex, Inc

MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Feb 15, 2014 $594

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Nov 22, 2015 $549

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Mar 8, 2015 $500

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Feb 27, 2016 $498

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Aug 19, 2016 $378

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Feb 15, 2016 $319

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

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Transfer of value related to products manufactured by Arthrex, Inc

MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Feb 27, 2016 $281

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Feb 15, 2016 $186

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

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Transfer of value related to products manufactured by Arthrex, Inc

MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Apr 18, 2016 $142

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Jul 16, 2016 $133

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Nov 22, 2015 $127

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Nov 22, 2015 $79

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Apr 29, 2016 $75

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Jul 19, 2016 $72

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Jan 25, 2016 $34

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Nov 23, 2015 $28

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Jan 10, 2016 $28

ARTHROPLASTY INSTRUMENTS SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY & FRACTURE VIP TECHNOLOGY Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
May 5, 2016 $20

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Mar 22, 2016 $12

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Transfer of value related to products manufactured by Arthrex, Inc

MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Nov 17, 2015 $11

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage MID-ATLANTIC SURGICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Sep 23, 2015 $10

NANOFX Food and Beverage ARTHROSURFACE INCORPORATED
Jan 9, 2016 $4

ARTHROPLASTY INSTRUMENTS SHOULDER ARTHROPLASTY & FRACTURE VIP TECHNOLOGY Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
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