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CHRISTOPHER S ABEL
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CHRISTOPHER S ABEL

Listed Specialty: Pediatrics
8350 N CENTRAL EXPY, SUITE M-1025, DALLAS, TX, 75206-1600
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DR. CHRISTOPHER ABEL,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

10

payments

$202

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2015

30

payments

$689

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2014

21

payments

$546

payment total

10

companies paid this doctor
2013

2

payments

$63

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
Promotional Speaking/Other
19 $510
Promotional Speaking/Other
11 $350
Food and Beverage
9 $154
Food and Beverage
8 $132
Food and Beverage
8 $129
Promotional Speaking/Other
2 $70
Education
1 $55
Education
1 $32
Food and Beverage
1 $31
Gift
1 $25
Gift
1 $12

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
DOC BAND

device

$84
DIABETES

drug

$70
QVAR

drug

$19
SYNAGIS

drug

$16
PENTACEL

drug

$13
FLUZONE

drug

$13
MENACTRA

drug

$13
† 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
OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE

device

$140
PROAIR

drug

$46
DOC BAND

device

$30
QNASL

drug

$29
ACIPHEX SPRINKLE

drug

$18
CEFACLOR

drug

$17
GARDASIL

drug

$11
TRUMENBA

drug

$11
PREVNAR 13

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
NORDITROPIN

drug

$55
QVAR

drug

$28
ACIPHEX SPRINKLE

drug

$23
BESIVANCE

drug

$19
DOC BAND

device

$14
EPIPEN

drug

$13
GARDASIL

drug

$10
PNEUMOVAX 23

drug

$10
ZOSTAVAX

drug

$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
NORDITROPIN

drug

$32
EPIDUO

drug

$31
† 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
Apr 1, 2014 $55

NORDITROPIN Education NOVO NORDISK INC
Jun 3, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
May 8, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Nov 5, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jul 2, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Apr 2, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Sep 2, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jul 1, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Aug 5, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Feb 3, 2016 $35

DIABETES Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Oct 1, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
May 7, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Aug 6, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jun 4, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Dec 3, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Sep 3, 2014 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Apr 1, 2015 $35

OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Feb 4, 2015 $35

OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Dec 2, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Nov 4, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jan 2, 2015 $35

OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jan 6, 2016 $35

DIABETES Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Oct 7, 2015 $35

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Mar 4, 2015 $35

OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Sep 12, 2013 $32

NORDITROPIN Education NOVO NORDISK INC
Aug 12, 2013 $31

EPIDUO Food and Beverage GALDERMA LABORATORIES, L.P.
Sep 16, 2015 $30

DOC BAND Food and Beverage CRANIAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC
Apr 8, 2015 $25

PROAIR Gift TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Nov 18, 2015 $25

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Dec 2, 2015 $25

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Dec 17, 2014 $23

ACIPHEX SPRINKLE Food and Beverage FSC LABORATORIES, INC.
Mar 11, 2014 $21

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

MEDIMMUNE, LLC
Sep 21, 2015 $21

PROAIR Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Apr 2, 2014 $20

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jan 20, 2016 $19

QVAR Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Aug 11, 2014 $19

BESIVANCE Food and Beverage BAUSCH AND LOMB INC.
Apr 6, 2016 $18

DOC BAND Food and Beverage CRANIAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC
Oct 12, 2015 $18

No Listed Product Food and Beverage NOVO NORDISK INC
May 11, 2015 $18

ACIPHEX SPRINKLE Food and Beverage FSC LABORATORIES, INC.
Nov 1, 2016 $17

DOC BAND Food and Beverage CRANIAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC
Jan 13, 2016 $17

DOC BAND Food and Beverage CRANIAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC
Aug 31, 2015 $17

CEFACLOR Food and Beverage FSC LABORATORIES, INC.
Sep 27, 2016 $17

DOC BAND Food and Beverage CRANIAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC
Jun 29, 2016 $16

SYNAGIS Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

MEDIMMUNE, LLC
Aug 12, 2015 $16

QNASL Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Sep 3, 2014 $15

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Jun 22, 2016 $15

DOC BAND Food and Beverage CRANIAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC
Nov 6, 2014 $14

QVAR Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Aug 20, 2014 $14

QVAR Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Feb 9, 2015 $14

QNASL Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Nov 13, 2014 $14

DOC BAND Food and Beverage CRANIAL TECHNOLOGIES, INC
Jun 4, 2014 $13

EPIPEN Food and Beverage MYLAN SPECIALTY L.P.
Sep 26, 2016 $13

FLUZONE MENACTRA PENTACEL Food and Beverage SANOFI PASTEUR INC.
Jan 3, 2014 $12

No Listed Product Gift HENRY SCHEIN, INC.
Sep 1, 2015 $11

GARDASIL Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
May 10, 2015 $11

PREVNAR 13 TRUMENBA Food and Beverage PFIZER INC.
May 6, 2014 $10

GARDASIL PNEUMOVAX 23 ZOSTAVAX Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Oct 28, 2015 $10

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Dec 16, 2015 $10

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Oct 14, 2015 $10

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
May 20, 2015 $5

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Sep 16, 2015 $5

No Listed Product Promotional Speaking/Other SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
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