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RICHARD J FRIEDMAN
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RICHARD J FRIEDMAN

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
171 ASHLEY AVE, CHARLESTON, SC, 29425-8908
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RICHARD FRIEDMAN,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

35

payments

$104,971

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2015

54

payments

$270,413

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2014

43

payments

$222,925

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2013

13

payments

$48,061

payment total

3

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
Consulting
9 $237K
Consulting
13 $180K
Consulting
11 $83,298
Travel and Lodging
22 $29,109
Royalty or License
1 $20,705
Royalty or License
1 $20,127
Travel and Lodging
11 $20,083
Travel and Lodging
9 $19,098
Travel and Lodging
4 $15,733
Consulting
2 $11,000
Food and Beverage
21 $3,622
Food and Beverage
18 $3,165
Food and Beverage
14 $1,575
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $1,000
Accredited Training
1 $524
Food and Beverage
5 $383
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $382
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $240

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
EQUINOXE

device

$91,566
XARELTO

drug

$756
† 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
EQUINOXE

drug

$256K
OPTETRAK

drug

$12,139
NOVATION

drug

$1,893
PRADAXA

drug

$382
SIMPLICITI

device

$158
† 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
EQUINOXE

drug

$132K
OPTETRAK

drug

$67,721
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$20,202
NOVATION

drug

$2,741
† 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
OPTETRAK

drug

$25,927
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$20,705
EQUINOXE

drug

$15,547
NOVATION

drug

$3,132
TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS

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
Nov 12, 2015 $87,731

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jan 30, 2014 $53,500

OPTETRAK Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates, PA
Jan 29, 2015 $34,300

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Nov 12, 2015 $32,144

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jan 28, 2016 $23,450

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Oct 9, 2014 $21,375

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Oct 10, 2013 $20,705

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 15, 2014 $20,127

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 30, 2015 $19,950

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jul 24, 2014 $19,250

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jan 30, 2014 $18,500

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates, PA
May 5, 2016 $17,150

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Oct 9, 2014 $16,050

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Aug 20, 2015 $15,050

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jan 29, 2015 $14,525

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jul 24, 2014 $14,125

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jun 5, 2014 $13,375

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Sep 30, 2013 $13,100

EQUINOXE OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $12,950

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Aug 20, 2015 $10,150

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Feb 5, 2015 $9,975

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Oct 29, 2013 $9,750

OPTETRAK Consulting EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 28, 2016 $9,625

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jul 24, 2014 $9,375

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jun 5, 2014 $8,750

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jan 28, 2016 $8,225

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jun 30, 2015 $7,712

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Dec 9, 2016 $7,198

No Listed Product Consulting JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC CHARLESTON ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATES
Aug 4, 2016 $7,146

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jul 30, 2015 $7,064

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Apr 3, 2014 $6,953

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 13, 2015 $6,707

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Apr 28, 2016 $6,155

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jul 31, 2014 $5,336

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 10, 2016 $4,900

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jul 21, 2016 $4,550

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Feb 15, 2016 $4,500

No Listed Product Consulting JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC CHARLESTON ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATES
Nov 22, 2016 $3,512

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
May 5, 2016 $2,800

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Sep 18, 2014 $2,190

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
May 8, 2014 $2,000

OPTETRAK Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates, PA
Jun 5, 2014 $2,000

EQUINOXE Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Oct 30, 2013 $1,882

EQUINOXE NOVATION OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $1,312

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 22, 2013 $1,250

NOVATION Consulting EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 30, 2014 $1,208

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 23, 2014 $1,092

NOVATION Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 28, 2016 $1,000

EQUINOXE Promotional Speaking/Other EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
May 21, 2015 $944

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Mar 13, 2014 $918

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates, PA
Jul 31, 2014 $890

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 22, 2015 $864

NOVATION Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 30, 2014 $750

NOVATION Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates, PA
Aug 13, 2015 $740

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jul 15, 2016 $676

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jul 30, 2015 $628

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Aug 6, 2015 $626

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 13, 2015 $624

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jul 7, 2016 $600

No Listed Product Consulting JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC CHARLESTON ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATES
Aug 7, 2013 $540

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 28, 2016 $529

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
May 21, 2015 $524

EQUINOXE Accredited Training EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 13, 2015 $523

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 20, 2014 $500

OPTETRAK Consulting EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates, PA
Dec 4, 2015 $461

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jun 3, 2016 $450

XARELTO Travel and Lodging

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JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Aug 6, 2015 $444

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 22, 2014 $420

NOVATION Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Aug 28, 2015 $419

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Apr 3, 2014 $414

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 13, 2015 $412

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 5, 2015 $382

PRADAXA Promotional Speaking/Other

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BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM PHARMA GMBH & CO.KG
Aug 4, 2016 $381

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Sep 18, 2014 $377

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
May 16, 2015 $376

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 4, 2016 $349

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 13, 2015 $348

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 23, 2014 $327

NOVATION Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Dec 4, 2015 $326

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 22, 2015 $312

NOVATION Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jul 15, 2016 $302

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Mar 25, 2016 $300

No Listed Product Consulting JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC CHARLESTON ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATES
Oct 22, 2015 $291

NOVATION Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 28, 2015 $285

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 7, 2014 $258

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 25, 2013 $240

EQUINOXE OPTETRAK Promotional Speaking/Other EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 7, 2014 $228

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $223

NOVATION Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $210

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 28, 2013 $210

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
May 16, 2015 $208

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 27, 2016 $207

XARELTO Travel and Lodging

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JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC
May 3, 2014 $185

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
May 16, 2015 $184

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 11, 2013 $181

EQUINOXE OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
May 3, 2014 $177

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Mar 25, 2015 $169

NOVATION Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Mar 26, 2015 $165

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $163

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 13, 2015 $158

SIMPLICITI Food and Beverage TORNIER, INC.
Feb 22, 2014 $152

NOVATION Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Aug 4, 2016 $148

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Dec 4, 2015 $141

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 5, 2016 $139

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Mar 3, 2016 $135

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Mar 13, 2014 $128

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Jun 30, 2015 $125

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Dec 16, 2013 $123

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $120

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 28, 2015 $115

OPTETRAK Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 28, 2016 $111

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Feb 20, 2015 $104

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jun 25, 2015 $101

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jun 2, 2016 $98

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
May 28, 2015 $95

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 3, 2016 $89

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jul 30, 2015 $88

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Aug 6, 2015 $85

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC.
Jun 17, 2015 $78

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Sep 29, 2014 $75

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jun 30, 2015 $75

EQUINOXE Travel and Lodging EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Aug 13, 2015 $75

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 22, 2016 $70

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 22, 2014 $69

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jul 23, 2014 $62

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Feb 22, 2014 $60

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Sep 18, 2014 $55

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 3, 2016 $50

XARELTO Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC
May 3, 2014 $48

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 19, 2015 $47

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 18, 2014 $46

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Dec 9, 2016 $43

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

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JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC CHARLESTON ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATES
Aug 13, 2015 $42

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 28, 2016 $35

XARELTO Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Nov 11, 2013 $35

TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $33

NOVATION Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
May 21, 2015 $31

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Apr 28, 2016 $27

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates
Feb 21, 2014 $25

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 30, 2014 $25

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 7, 2013 $24

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 21, 2013 $21

EQUINOXE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Oct 28, 2016 $15

XARELTO Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC
Dec 9, 2016 $7

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT, LLC CHARLESTON ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATES
Mar 13, 2014 $5

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC. Charleston Orthopaedic Associates, PA
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