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THOMAS P SOKOL
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THOMAS P SOKOL

Listed Specialty: Surgery
8737 BEVERLY BLVD, #402, WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA, 90048-1828
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DR. THOMAS SOKOL,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

18

payments

$739

payment total

10

companies paid this doctor
2015

28

payments

$1,318

payment total

14

companies paid this doctor
2014

20

payments

$460

payment total

13

companies paid this doctor
2013

6

payments

$86

payment total

4

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
Food and Beverage
28 $1,318
Food and Beverage
18 $739
Food and Beverage
20 $460
Food and Beverage
6 $86

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
OFIRMEV

drug

$239
LIGASURE

device

$125
BARRX

device

$89
GATTEX

drug

$83
PREPOPIK

drug

$56
COOK MEDICAL GASTROSTOMY

device

$38
ENTEREG

drug

$33
ALCORTIN A

drug

$20
NOVACORT

drug

$20
AMITIZA

drug

$19
AIRSEAL

device

$19
RELIATACK

device

$17
† 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
OSTOMY

device

$195
SURGERY

device

$188
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$145
GASTROSTOMY

device

$141
PREPOPIK

drug

$108
SEPRAFILM ADHESION BARRIER

device

$100
OFIRMEV

drug

$89
MOVANTIK

drug

$76
SPY

device

$74
LUNA

device

$74
PINPOINT

device

$74
SOLESTA

device

$72
ANA LEX

drug

$37
SURGICAL ENERGY PRODUCTS

device

$32
ENDO STAPLING

device

$25
OTHER

drug

$15
PRECISION ENERGY PRODUCTS FOR GYN SURGICAL APPLICATIONS

device

$12
SURGERY - SIS

device

$10
† 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
SOLESTA

drug

$94
GASTROSTOMY

device

$84
UCERIS

drug

$36
PREPOPIK

drug

$27
GATTEX

drug

$24
LIALDA

drug

$24
PENTASA

drug

$24
AMITIZA

drug

$23
CANASA

drug

$22
VESSEL SEALING

device

$22
SUPREP

drug

$21
LINZESS

drug

$20
GENERAL SURGERY

device

$19
APRISO

drug

$18
LUNA

device

$16
PINPOINT

device

$16
SPY

device

$16
SACRAL NERVE STIMULATION

device

$15
CLOSURE TECHNOLOGIES

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
PREPOPIK

drug

$34
LIALDA

drug

$24
PENTASA

drug

$24
VESSEL SEALING

device

$17
SACRAL NERVE STIMULATION

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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Aug 12, 2015 $195

OSTOMY Food and Beverage

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Colorectal Surgery Dinner

COLOPLAST CORP
Sep 16, 2015 $188

SURGERY Food and Beverage

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Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 30, 2015 $145

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Jun 8, 2016 $125

LIGASURE Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Jul 27, 2016 $125

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
May 2, 2016 $114

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Dec 14, 2015 $100

SEPRAFILM ADHESION BARRIER Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jun 29, 2015 $98

GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage

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Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Mar 10, 2015 $74

LUNA PINPOINT SPY Food and Beverage NOVADAQ TECHNOLOGIES INC.
Jan 28, 2015 $72

SOLESTA Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Nov 18, 2014 $72

SOLESTA Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
May 12, 2016 $71

BARRX Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Jun 2, 2015 $68

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Mar 29, 2016 $33

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
May 2, 2016 $33

ENTEREG Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 6, 2015 $32

SURGICAL ENERGY PRODUCTS Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
Mar 11, 2014 $27

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Dec 15, 2015 $27

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Feb 26, 2015 $25

ENDO STAPLING Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Nov 30, 2016 $25

GATTEX Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Jun 7, 2016 $24

GATTEX Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Oct 22, 2013 $24

LIALDA PENTASA Food and Beverage SHIRE US HOLDINGS
Apr 22, 2014 $24

GATTEX Food and Beverage NPS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jan 28, 2014 $24

LIALDA PENTASA Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Oct 17, 2014 $23

GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. We also invite physicians to dinners to give us feedback on our products or to advise us on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a group's food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 25, 2014 $23

AMITIZA Food and Beverage SUCAMPO PHARMA AMERICAS, LLC
Aug 19, 2016 $23

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Apr 11, 2014 $22

SOLESTA Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Oct 7, 2014 $22

CANASA Food and Beverage FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jul 3, 2014 $22

VESSEL SEALING Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Jun 28, 2014 $22

GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. We also invite physicians to dinners to give us feedback on our products or to advise us on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a group's food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Apr 25, 2014 $22

GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. We also invite physicians to dinners to give us feedback on our products or to advise us on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a group's food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Mar 20, 2015 $22

GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 13, 2015 $22

MOVANTIK Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Apr 24, 2015 $21

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Jun 30, 2015 $21

MOVANTIK Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Apr 8, 2014 $21

SUPREP Food and Beverage BRAINTREE LABORATORIES, INC.
Sep 8, 2015 $21

GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Aug 16, 2016 $20

ALCORTIN A NOVACORT Food and Beverage NOVUM PHARMA, LLC
Apr 12, 2016 $20

COOK MEDICAL GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 23, 2014 $20

LINZESS Food and Beverage FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jan 21, 2015 $19

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Sep 7, 2016 $19

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Sep 19, 2014 $19

GENERAL SURGERY Food and Beverage CONMED CORPORATION
Dec 20, 2016 $19

GATTEX Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
May 19, 2015 $19

ANA LEX Food and Beverage AVION PHARMACEUTICALS
Jun 21, 2016 $19

AIRSEAL Food and Beverage CONMED CORPORATION
Feb 25, 2015 $19

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Mar 14, 2016 $19

BARRX Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Feb 16, 2016 $18

COOK MEDICAL GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Aug 21, 2015 $18

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Jun 20, 2014 $18

APRISO UCERIS Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Mar 18, 2014 $18

UCERIS Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Jan 27, 2015 $18

ANA LEX Food and Beverage AVION PHARMACEUTICALS
Aug 19, 2015 $18

MOVANTIK Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jan 7, 2016 $17

RELIATACK Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Dec 4, 2013 $17

VESSEL SEALING Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Aug 7, 2014 $17

GASTROSTOMY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. We also invite physicians to dinners to give us feedback on our products or to advise us on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a group's food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
May 12, 2015 $16

MOVANTIK Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Apr 4, 2014 $16

LUNA PINPOINT SPY Food and Beverage NOVADAQ TECHNOLOGIES INC.
May 2, 2014 $15

SACRAL NERVE STIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Sep 2, 2015 $15

OTHER Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 1, 2016 $15

GATTEX Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
May 8, 2015 $15

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Feb 25, 2014 $14

CLOSURE TECHNOLOGIES Food and Beverage AESCULAP, INC.
Jun 12, 2015 $12

PRECISION ENERGY PRODUCTS FOR GYN SURGICAL APPLICATIONS Food and Beverage OMNIGUIDE, INC.
Nov 6, 2013 $12

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Sep 7, 2013 $12

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Dec 6, 2013 $11

SACRAL NERVE STIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Feb 11, 2015 $10

SURGERY - SIS Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. Cook also invites physicians to dinners to give feedback on products or to advise on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a groups food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 25, 2013 $10

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Jul 7, 2015 $10

PREPOPIK Food and Beverage FERRING PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
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