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AMIT K TAGGAR
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AMIT K TAGGAR

Listed Specialty: Surgery
508 S HABANA AVE STE 160, TAMPA, FL, 33609-4190
* Note: This physician had a Alabama practice address when the most recent payments were reported.
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AMIT TAGGAR,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

31

payments

$2,111

payment total

11

companies paid this doctor
2015

65

payments

$12,059

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2014

49

payments

$5,489

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2013

3

payments

$128

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor

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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
Travel and Lodging
18 $5,332
Education
1 $4,500
Travel and Lodging
10 $3,092
Food and Beverage
39 $2,397
Food and Beverage
46 $2,227
Food and Beverage
27 $1,239
Travel and Lodging
4 $872
Food and Beverage
3 $128

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
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$746
HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY

device

$422
SONICISION

device

$312
RELIATACK

device

$298
TISSEEL

device

$95
LIGASURE

device

$83
NASCOBAL

drug

$42
OFIRMEV

drug

$32
EXPAREL

drug

$22
GATTEX

drug

$16
ZEPATIER

drug

$15
AIRSEAL

device

$15
LAPBAND

device

$12
ORBERA

device

$12
† 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
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$6,441
ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS

device

$1,888
SURGICAL

device

$1,102
ACCESS INSTRUMENTATION

device

$752
ENERGY HARMONIC

device

$695
OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND

device

$646
ENDO STAPLING

device

$308
VESSEL SEALING

device

$245
ENDOSCOPY: TROCARS

device

$124
ENERGY: OTHER

device

$124
BIOSURGICALS

device

$123
ADVANCED WOUND CARE

device

$123
MESH

device

$123
SAXENDA

drug

$104
LAP-BAND

device

$78
NASCOBAL

drug

$37
SYNTHETIC MESH

device

$36
BAND

device

$20
SURGICAL CARE - COSEAL

drug

$20
BIOSURGERY - PERI-STRIPS

drug

$15
† 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
ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS

device

$1,591
BAND

device

$1,536
OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND

device

$806
BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT

device

$344
ENDOSCOPY TROCARS

device

$340
SURGICAL

device

$334
ENERGY HARMONIC

device

$304
SEAMGUARD BIOABSORBABLE STAPLE LINE REINFORCEMENT

device

$195
ADVANCED WOUND CARE

device

$177
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$140
AIR-SEAL

device

$127
BIOSURGICALS

device

$119
MESH

device

$119
ORBACTIV

drug

$111
SUTURES

device

$58
SYNTHETIC MESH

device

$48
ENERGY OTHER

device

$14
† 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
SUTURES

device

$58
BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT

device

$35
ENERGY ENSEAL

device

$35
† 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
Oct 27, 2015 $4,500

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Education INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
May 8, 2015 $997

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Jun 19, 2014 $802

BAND Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Feb 16, 2015 $758

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Oct 19, 2015 $752

ACCESS INSTRUMENTATION Travel and Lodging COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Oct 26, 2015 $633

SURGICAL Travel and Lodging DAVOL INC.
Jan 12, 2015 $469

SURGICAL Travel and Lodging DAVOL INC.
Dec 31, 2015 $419

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Feb 9, 2016 $419

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Sep 25, 2014 $394

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 25, 2014 $351

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Jun 19, 2014 $342

BAND Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 29, 2014 $334

SURGICAL Travel and Lodging DAVOL INC.
Mar 30, 2016 $312

SONICISION Travel and Lodging COVIDIEN SALES LLC
May 8, 2015 $305

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 25, 2014 $274

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Jun 19, 2014 $272

BAND Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Dec 23, 2014 $263

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Travel and Lodging APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Nov 8, 2015 $224

ENDO STAPLING VESSEL SEALING Travel and Lodging COVIDIEN SALES LLC
May 14, 2014 $195

SEAMGUARD BIOABSORBABLE STAPLE LINE REINFORCEMENT Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
May 8, 2015 $155

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 14, 2015 $145

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Travel and Lodging APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Jan 15, 2015 $145

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Travel and Lodging APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Jun 30, 2014 $131

BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Nov 23, 2014 $130

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Dec 16, 2014 $125

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Sep 25, 2014 $125

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENDOSCOPY TROCARS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Feb 23, 2015 $124

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Feb 2, 2015 $124

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENDOSCOPY: TROCARS ENERGY: OTHER Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Dec 29, 2015 $122

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 21, 2016 $120

RELIATACK Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Jun 19, 2014 $120

BAND Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 8, 2015 $119

ADVANCED WOUND CARE BIOSURGICALS ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENERGY HARMONIC MESH Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Nov 16, 2016 $118

RELIATACK Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Dec 31, 2015 $117

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Feb 9, 2016 $117

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Feb 25, 2015 $116

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Aug 20, 2014 $114

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Sep 3, 2014 $112

BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Dec 18, 2014 $111

ORBACTIV Food and Beverage THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Nov 23, 2014 $108

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Dec 17, 2015 $107

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 15, 2015 $105

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Jul 23, 2015 $104

SAXENDA Food and Beverage NOVO NORDISK INC
Oct 1, 2014 $102

ENDOSCOPY TROCARS ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 24, 2015 $101

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Dec 17, 2014 $97

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Jan 5, 2016 $95

TISSEEL Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Mar 29, 2016 $93

HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Mar 25, 2015 $90

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Oct 9, 2015 $89

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jun 9, 2016 $89

HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Aug 13, 2015 $88

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage

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ETHICON US, LLC
Aug 7, 2014 $83

ADVANCED WOUND CARE BIOSURGICALS ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENERGY HARMONIC MESH Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Mar 30, 2016 $83

LIGASURE Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Aug 11, 2016 $79

HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 25, 2014 $77

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENDOSCOPY TROCARS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Dec 10, 2016 $76

HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
May 17, 2016 $73

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Mar 25, 2015 $69

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Jan 15, 2015 $69

LAP-BAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Sep 4, 2014 $67

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 16, 2015 $66

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Jan 16, 2015 $66

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Sep 25, 2014 $65

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 29, 2015 $63

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ANALOGIC CORPORATION
Jan 6, 2016 $60

RELIATACK Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Apr 3, 2014 $59

BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Oct 11, 2013 $58

SUTURES Food and Beverage ETHICON INC.
Oct 14, 2014 $58

ADVANCED WOUND CARE SUTURES Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 15, 2015 $56

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Jan 15, 2015 $56

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Sep 30, 2014 $52

AIR-SEAL Food and Beverage SURGIQUEST, INC.
Mar 8, 2016 $52

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Nov 20, 2015 $47

ENDO STAPLING Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
May 15, 2014 $43

BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Jul 28, 2015 $41

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Aug 7, 2014 $39

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Oct 25, 2016 $38

HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 8, 2014 $37

AIR-SEAL Food and Beverage SURGIQUEST, INC.
Aug 5, 2014 $37

AIR-SEAL Food and Beverage SURGIQUEST, INC.
Aug 30, 2016 $36

HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Feb 25, 2015 $36

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Feb 4, 2015 $36

SYNTHETIC MESH Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Oct 29, 2013 $35

BIO-A TISSUE REINFORCEMENT Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Oct 11, 2013 $35

ENERGY ENSEAL Food and Beverage ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY INC.
Nov 21, 2014 $35

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Mar 25, 2015 $35

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
May 8, 2015 $32

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Dec 23, 2014 $32

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Travel and Lodging APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
May 7, 2015 $32

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 25, 2015 $30

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage

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ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 26, 2014 $29

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Nov 21, 2014 $28

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Dec 2, 2015 $26

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Oct 20, 2015 $24

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Feb 17, 2016 $24

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Sep 9, 2014 $24

SYNTHETIC MESH Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Sep 22, 2014 $24

SYNTHETIC MESH Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Feb 16, 2015 $23

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Dec 31, 2015 $23

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Feb 9, 2016 $23

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Jan 15, 2015 $23

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
May 7, 2015 $23

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 24, 2014 $23

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Dec 9, 2014 $23

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Oct 18, 2016 $22

EXPAREL Food and Beverage PACIRA PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED
Mar 5, 2015 $22

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
May 7, 2015 $22

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
May 18, 2016 $22

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Oct 1, 2014 $21

ENDOSCOPY TROCARS ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Nov 9, 2015 $21

ENDO STAPLING VESSEL SEALING Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Mar 25, 2015 $20

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Jul 22, 2015 $20

SURGICAL CARE - COSEAL Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Nov 4, 2015 $19

NASCOBAL Food and Beverage PAR PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Aug 7, 2014 $19

ADVANCED WOUND CARE BIOSURGICALS ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENERGY HARMONIC MESH Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Mar 4, 2015 $19

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage

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ETHICON US, LLC
Feb 3, 2016 $18

NASCOBAL Food and Beverage ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Feb 18, 2015 $18

NASCOBAL Food and Beverage PAR PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Sep 25, 2014 $17

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Aug 1, 2014 $17

ADVANCED WOUND CARE BIOSURGICALS ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENERGY HARMONIC MESH Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Apr 28, 2016 $17

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Nov 8, 2016 $16

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Feb 23, 2015 $16

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage

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ETHICON US, LLC
Nov 17, 2016 $16

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Mar 16, 2016 $16

GATTEX Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Dec 10, 2014 $15

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
May 12, 2016 $15

ZEPATIER Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 20, 2015 $15

ENDO STAPLING Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Sep 25, 2014 $15

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 13, 2015 $15

BIOSURGERY - PERI-STRIPS Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Mar 22, 2016 $15

AIRSEAL Food and Beverage CONMED CORPORATION
Sep 25, 2014 $15

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Sep 25, 2014 $14

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Oct 14, 2014 $14

ENDOSCOPY TROCARS ENERGY OTHER Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Mar 17, 2015 $14

BAND ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage

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ETHICON US, LLC
May 9, 2015 $13

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
May 6, 2016 $13

HARMONIC PRODUCT FAMILY Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 6, 2016 $13

NASCOBAL Food and Beverage ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
May 5, 2016 $12

LAPBAND ORBERA Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
May 25, 2016 $11

NASCOBAL Food and Beverage ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Mar 19, 2015 $9

LAP-BAND Food and Beverage APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
Jan 8, 2015 $8

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
May 8, 2015 $7

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Dec 10, 2014 $6

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Mar 17, 2015 $6

BAND ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage

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ETHICON US, LLC
Jan 16, 2015 $6

OVERSTITCH AND OR LAPBAND Travel and Lodging APOLLO ENDOSURGERY INC
May 8, 2015 $5

ADVANCED WOUND CARE BIOSURGICALS ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENERGY HARMONIC MESH Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
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