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RICHARD C MENDEL
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RICHARD C MENDEL

Listed Specialty: Neurological Surgery
4820 PARK BLVD N, PINELLAS PARK, FL, 33781-3534
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RICHARD MENDEL,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

10

payments

$848

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2015

30

payments

$907

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

22

payments

$3,405

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2013

16

payments

$2,202

payment total

8

companies 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
Travel and Lodging
8 $2,580
Travel and Lodging
4 $1,245
Food and Beverage
30 $907
Food and Beverage
13 $811
Food and Beverage
10 $802
Travel and Lodging
2 $483
Food and Beverage
8 $365
Gift
1 $118
Entertainment
1 $36
Education
1 $14

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
SPINE IMPLANT

device

$661
LATERAL FUSION

device

$44
SPINAL PAK 2

device

$38
LORZONE

drug

$22
CONZIP

drug

$22
SPRIX

drug

$15
COFLEX-F

device

$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
GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION

device

$358
RAVINE

device

$283
MESA

device

$95
ALEUTIAN

device

$92
BLUE RIDGE

device

$79
CASCADIA

device

$37
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$32
ALEUTIAN LATERAL

device

$28
ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY

device

$22
SPINE

device

$11
† 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
FIXATION

device

$2,473
BGS-BHS STIMULATORS

device

$384
SPINE IMPLANT

device

$170
LATERAL FUSION

device

$155
NEUROVASCULAR ACCESS DELIVERY

device

$94
ONYX

device

$94
COILS

device

$94
FLOW DIVERSION

device

$94
NEUROVASCULAR STENTS

device

$94
GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION

device

$44
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$33
ALEUTIAN LATERAL

device

$27
RAVINE

device

$27
SERENGETI

device

$27
OTHER

drug

$14
EPIPEN

drug

$11
† 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
AILERON

device

$1,800
CENTRIC

device

$1,800
PLATEAU X

device

$1,181
AVATAR

device

$633
BONE GROWTH STIMULATOR ANDBONE HEALING SYSTEM

device

$118
MIS LATERAL

device

$94
CAPLOX II

drug

$29
TOWERLOX

drug

$29
SPINE

device

$24
† 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
Sep 21, 2013 $1,063

AILERON CENTRIC PLATEAU X Travel and Lodging LIFE SPINE, INC.
Nov 5, 2014 $717

FIXATION Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Sep 16, 2014 $612

FIXATION Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Sep 30, 2014 $584

FIXATION Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Sep 16, 2014 $490

FIXATION Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Nov 11, 2016 $242

SPINE IMPLANT Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Nov 12, 2016 $242

SPINE IMPLANT Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Sep 20, 2013 $218

AILERON AVATAR CENTRIC Food and Beverage LIFE SPINE, INC.
Sep 20, 2013 $218

AILERON AVATAR CENTRIC Food and Beverage LIFE SPINE, INC.
Nov 11, 2016 $120

SPINE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Sep 21, 2013 $118

AILERON CENTRIC PLATEAU X Gift LIFE SPINE, INC.
Sep 24, 2013 $118

BONE GROWTH STIMULATOR ANDBONE HEALING SYSTEM Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Jul 1, 2015 $113

RAVINE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1075 1

K2M, INC.
Sep 12, 2014 $112

BGS-BHS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Oct 3, 2014 $112

LATERAL FUSION Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Aug 14, 2013 $94

MIS LATERAL Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
May 2, 2014 $94

COILS FLOW DIVERSION NEUROVASCULAR ACCESS DELIVERY NEUROVASCULAR STENTS ONYX Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Oct 3, 2015 $92

ALEUTIAN RAVINE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1076 1

K2M, INC.
Oct 3, 2014 $90

SPINE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Nov 21, 2014 $89

BGS-BHS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Sep 26, 2014 $86

BGS-BHS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Oct 4, 2014 $80

SPINE IMPLANT Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Sep 20, 2013 $78

AILERON AVATAR CENTRIC Travel and Lodging LIFE SPINE, INC.
Sep 22, 2013 $78

AILERON AVATAR CENTRIC Travel and Lodging LIFE SPINE, INC.
Jan 29, 2015 $71

MESA Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 10 30 15 1044 1

K2M, INC.
Oct 8, 2015 $66

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1069 1

K2M, INC.
Sep 17, 2014 $59

BGS-BHS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Nov 12, 2016 $57

SPINE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Oct 26, 2016 $53

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 03 08 17 1565 1

K2M, INC.
Apr 29, 2015 $49

BLUE RIDGE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 10 30 15 1049 1

K2M, INC.
Aug 2, 2013 $49

No Listed Product Food and Beverage K2M, INC.
Sep 21, 2015 $47

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1065 1

K2M, INC.
Aug 26, 2014 $44

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 4 15 1126 1126

K2M, INC.
Nov 28, 2016 $44

LATERAL FUSION Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Oct 11, 2015 $42

RAVINE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1077 1

K2M, INC.
Jun 3, 2015 $41

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1070 1

K2M, INC.
Jul 22, 2016 $38

SPINAL PAK 2 Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 23, 2015 $37

CASCADIA RAVINE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 10 30 15 1048 1

K2M, INC.
Oct 8, 2014 $37

BGS-BHS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Sep 1, 2013 $36

No Listed Product Entertainment MAZOR ROBOTICS INC.
Sep 30, 2014 $35

FIXATION Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Sep 15, 2014 $35

FIXATION Travel and Lodging SPINE WAVE, INC.
Jun 16, 2014 $33

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 15, 2015 $32

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Sep 21, 2015 $31

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1066 1

K2M, INC.
Oct 4, 2014 $29

LATERAL FUSION Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Oct 13, 2013 $29

CAPLOX II TOWERLOX Food and Beverage CAPTIVA SPINE INC
Feb 13, 2015 $28

ALEUTIAN LATERAL Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 10 30 15 1046 1

K2M, INC.
Oct 14, 2014 $27

ALEUTIAN LATERAL RAVINE SERENGETI Travel and Lodging

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K2M Smohammad 3 11 15 38 3

K2M, INC.
Sep 22, 2013 $26

AILERON AVATAR CENTRIC Travel and Lodging LIFE SPINE, INC.
Oct 24, 2013 $24

SPINE Food and Beverage BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Aug 2, 2015 $23

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1062 1

K2M, INC.
Oct 1, 2015 $23

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1068 1

K2M, INC.
Dec 22, 2016 $22

CONZIP LORZONE Food and Beverage VERTICAL PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC
Sep 24, 2015 $22

ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Food and Beverage LINVATEC CORPORATION
Aug 2, 2013 $21

No Listed Product Food and Beverage K2M, INC.
Aug 9, 2015 $21

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1063 1

K2M, INC.
Jun 8, 2015 $19

BLUE RIDGE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 10 30 15 1051 1

K2M, INC.
Aug 22, 2015 $19

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1071 1

K2M, INC.
Sep 13, 2015 $18

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1073 1

K2M, INC.
Sep 17, 2015 $18

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1064 1

K2M, INC.
Aug 23, 2013 $17

No Listed Product Food and Beverage BAXANO SURGICAL, INC.
Nov 21, 2016 $15

SPRIX Food and Beverage EGALET US INC
Jan 21, 2016 $15

COFLEX-F Food and Beverage PARADIGM SPINE, LLC
Jul 17, 2015 $14

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1061 1

K2M, INC.
Oct 17, 2014 $14

LATERAL FUSION Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Mar 3, 2014 $14

OTHER Education MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Oct 28, 2013 $14

AVATAR Food and Beverage LIFE SPINE, INC.
Sep 23, 2015 $12

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1067 1

K2M, INC.
Sep 3, 2015 $12

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1072 1

K2M, INC.
Mar 23, 2015 $12

MESA Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 10 30 15 1047 1

K2M, INC.
Mar 3, 2015 $12

MESA Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 10 30 15 1045 1

K2M, INC.
Feb 7, 2014 $11

EPIPEN Food and Beverage MYLAN SPECIALTY L.P.
Oct 13, 2015 $11

SPINE Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jul 2, 2015 $10

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1059 1

K2M, INC.
May 4, 2015 $9

BLUE RIDGE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1074 1

K2M, INC.
Jul 6, 2015 $3

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1060 1

K2M, INC.
Jun 8, 2015 $3

BLUE RIDGE Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 1057 1

K2M, INC.
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