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SETH K BECHIS
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SETH K BECHIS

Listed Specialty: Urology
200 W ARBOR DR, SAN DIEGO, CA, 92103-9000
* Note: This physician had a Massachusetts practice address when the most recent payments were reported.
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SETH BECHIS,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

14

payments

$33,624

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2014

15

payments

$1,206

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2013

1

payment

$49

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
Grant
1 $30,000
Consulting
1 $2,800
Travel and Lodging
7 $751
Food and Beverage
10 $632
Education
1 $255
Food and Beverage
7 $200
Travel and Lodging
2 $192
Food and Beverage
1 $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
GENERAL - BPH

device

$30,000
OTHER- BSC PRODUCT NOT LISTED

device

$3,101
ZEROTIP NITINOL STONE RETRIEVAL BASKET

device

$145
SWISS LITHOCLAST ULTRA

device

$139
COOK MEDICAL UROLOGY

device

$132
CONTOUR VL VARIABLE LENGTH PERCUFLEX STENTS

device

$55
GENERAL - KIDNEY STONE DISEASE

device

$36
LITHOVUE

device

$12
COOK MEDICAL EXTRACTORS

device

$4
† 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
AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM

device

$951
AMS 700 SERIES

device

$530
OTHER

device

$255
ADVANCE MALE SLING SYSTEM

device

$128
† 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
UROLOGY & GYNECOLOGY PRODUCTS

device

$49
† 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
Jun 8, 2016 $30,000

GENERAL - BPH Grant BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA
Dec 7, 2016 $2,800

OTHER- BSC PRODUCT NOT LISTED Consulting BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jan 27, 2014 $396

AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
May 6, 2014 $255

OTHER Education

Additional details on this payment →

Medical Text book

ETHICON US, LLC
Apr 15, 2014 $160

AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Dec 7, 2016 $152

OTHER- BSC PRODUCT NOT LISTED Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 25, 2016 $145

ZEROTIP NITINOL STONE RETRIEVAL BASKET Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 15, 2016 $132

COOK MEDICAL UROLOGY Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Sep 19, 2016 $122

SWISS LITHOCLAST ULTRA Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Apr 11, 2014 $120

AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Food and Beverage AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
May 6, 2014 $113

ADVANCE MALE SLING SYSTEM AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Dec 7, 2016 $109

OTHER- BSC PRODUCT NOT LISTED Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jul 7, 2016 $55

CONTOUR VL VARIABLE LENGTH PERCUFLEX STENTS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 25, 2013 $49

UROLOGY & GYNECOLOGY PRODUCTS Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Apr 29, 2014 $44

AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Dec 7, 2016 $40

OTHER- BSC PRODUCT NOT LISTED Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jul 27, 2016 $31

GENERAL - KIDNEY STONE DISEASE Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Apr 18, 2014 $25

AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Food and Beverage AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Apr 18, 2014 $20

AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Food and Beverage AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Sep 20, 2016 $17

SWISS LITHOCLAST ULTRA Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Apr 29, 2014 $17

AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Apr 29, 2014 $16

AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Apr 18, 2014 $15

AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Food and Beverage AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Sep 13, 2016 $12

LITHOVUE Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
May 6, 2014 $10

ADVANCE MALE SLING SYSTEM AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Food and Beverage AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Sep 19, 2016 $6

GENERAL - KIDNEY STONE DISEASE Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Apr 18, 2014 $6

AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Food and Beverage AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
May 6, 2014 $5

ADVANCE MALE SLING SYSTEM AMS 700 SERIES AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Nov 15, 2016 $4

COOK MEDICAL EXTRACTORS Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Apr 18, 2014 $4

AMS 800 URINARY CONTROL SYSTEM Food and Beverage AMERICAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
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