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BENJAMIN A MAERTINS
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BENJAMIN A MAERTINS

Listed Specialty: Internal Medicine
601 N 30TH ST. CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY GME SUITE 1609, OMAHA, NE, 68131-2137
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DR. BENJAMIN MAERTINS,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

23

payments

$4,328

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2015

22

payments

$2,149

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2014

30

payments

$3,840

payment total

2

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
7 $2,835
Travel and Lodging
12 $2,771
Food and Beverage
16 $1,493
Food and Beverage
20 $1,160
Food and Beverage
18 $1,069
Travel and Lodging
2 $989

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
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

device

$2,538
IVS VERTEBRAL AUGMENTATION PRODUCTS

device

$887
IVS MULTIGEN RF

device

$401
IVS RF CANNULAE AND NEEDLES

device

$362
AZUR

device

$270
BPV-FLUENCY

device

$250
IVS BONE CEMENTS VERTAPLEX AND VERTAPLEX HV

device

$238
BPV-FLAIR

device

$129
GLIDEWIRE

device

$128
BPV-DENALI

device

$73
VIABIL BILIARY ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$33
† 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
INDIGO

device

$1,260
RUBY

device

$1,193
GUIDEWIRES

device

$152
INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS

device

$150
VASCULAR

device

$148
OTHER

device

$124
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

drug

$72
VASCULAR INTERVENTION

device

$70
VIABAHN ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$57
CRYOABLATION PRODUCTS

drug

$51
VIABIL BILIARY ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$38
EMBOLICS

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
VASCULAR INTERVENTION

device

$3,539
VASCULAR

device

$170
GUIDEWIRES

device

$103
OTHER

device

$28
† 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 5, 2016 $1,035

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Travel and Lodging SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Oct 7, 2016 $700

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Travel and Lodging SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Apr 29, 2015 $674

INDIGO RUBY Travel and Lodging

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Travel in connection with a training research or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Aug 22, 2014 $593

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 8, 2014 $561

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 12, 2014 $434

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Apr 23, 2016 $432

IVS VERTEBRAL AUGMENTATION PRODUCTS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 5, 2016 $421

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Aug 22, 2014 $400

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Apr 1, 2016 $362

IVS MULTIGEN RF IVS RF CANNULAE AND NEEDLES IVS VERTEBRAL AUGMENTATION PRODUCTS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
May 6, 2015 $315

INDIGO RUBY Travel and Lodging

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Travel in connection with a training research or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Aug 22, 2014 $247

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 12, 2014 $226

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 8, 2014 $223

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 7, 2016 $218

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Travel and Lodging SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Oct 8, 2014 $186

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 19, 2015 $171

INDIGO RUBY Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training education or research event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Aug 18, 2014 $146

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 3, 2015 $135

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Mar 30, 2016 $129

BPV-FLAIR BPV-FLUENCY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Nov 19, 2014 $126

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 5, 2016 $124

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Apr 22, 2016 $124

IVS BONE CEMENTS VERTAPLEX AND VERTAPLEX HV Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 23, 2016 $114

IVS BONE CEMENTS VERTAPLEX AND VERTAPLEX HV Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 25, 2015 $100

INDIGO Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training research or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Jun 12, 2014 $96

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 19, 2014 $92

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 28, 2015 $82

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 11, 2016 $80

AZUR GLIDEWIRE Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jun 11, 2015 $79

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Dec 2, 2015 $78

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jun 12, 2014 $76

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 23, 2016 $74

AZUR Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Mar 1, 2016 $73

BPV-DENALI Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 3, 2015 $73

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Nov 10, 2015 $72

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Aug 12, 2015 $70

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jul 1, 2014 $66

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
May 2, 2016 $64

BPV-FLUENCY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Dec 20, 2016 $62

AZUR Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Dec 14, 2016 $57

BPV-FLUENCY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 1, 2015 $57

VIABAHN ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Aug 5, 2015 $56

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jul 1, 2014 $55

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Sep 23, 2014 $51

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Dec 23, 2015 $51

CRYOABLATION PRODUCTS Food and Beverage GALIL MEDICAL INC.
Apr 23, 2016 $49

IVS VERTEBRAL AUGMENTATION PRODUCTS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 6, 2016 $48

AZUR GLIDEWIRE Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Oct 9, 2014 $46

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Apr 23, 2016 $44

IVS VERTEBRAL AUGMENTATION PRODUCTS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 23, 2014 $44

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jul 30, 2014 $41

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Sep 1, 2016 $40

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Travel and Lodging SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Apr 23, 2016 $39

IVS MULTIGEN RF Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 18, 2015 $38

VIABIL BILIARY ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Apr 9, 2015 $33

RUBY Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training research or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Jan 26, 2016 $33

VIABIL BILIARY ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Mar 21, 2014 $24

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 12, 2014 $24

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 22, 2014 $17

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Mar 3, 2015 $17

GUIDEWIRES OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Mar 3, 2015 $16

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 25, 2015 $12

EMBOLICS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 23, 2014 $11

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 3, 2014 $11

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jul 23, 2014 $10

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 24, 2014 $10

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 8, 2015 $9

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 5, 2015 $9

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Dec 2, 2014 $8

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 5, 2014 $8

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 2, 2016 $5

AZUR Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Dec 16, 2014 $4

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
May 27, 2015 $4

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 25, 2014 $2

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
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