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JOHN E SHERMAN
Is This Your Doctor?

JOHN E SHERMAN

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
4010 W 65TH ST, EDINA, MN, 55435-1706
Is This Your Doctor?

JOHN SHERMAN,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

25

payments

$20,417

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2015

26

payments

$23,169

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2014

34

payments

$15,929

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2013

28

payments

$8,879

payment total

8

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
16 $22,875
Consulting
10 $18,625
Consulting
12 $8,500
Consulting
9 $8,375
Nonaccredited Training
5 $7,000
Travel and Lodging
2 $1,051
Food and Beverage
9 $741
Food and Beverage
19 $554
Food and Beverage
13 $351
Food and Beverage
9 $294
Education
3 $28
Gift
1 $0

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
JAVA

device

$7,625
WALLIS

device

$7,625
UNIWALLIS

device

$7,375
UNIVERSAL CLAMP

device

$5,625
INCITE ALLOGRAFT

device

$4,014
DYNESYS

device

$2,375
PATHFINDER NXT

device

$2,375
FIDJI LUMBAR

device

$2,000
FIDJI CERVICAL

device

$2,000
AUXILLIARY DISPOSABLES

device

$1,875
INCOMPASS

device

$1,875
V2F ANTERIOR FIXATION SYSTEM

device

$1,875
MERGENCE

device

$1,875
NEX LINK

device

$1,000
VIRAGE

device

$1,000
LIBRA

device

$826
POLARIS POSTERIOR SPINAL SYSTEM

device

$750
FIDJI CAGE

device

$625
SYNAPSE

device

$450
ACF

device

$106
DVR ANATOMIC PLATES/SCREWS/PEGS

device

$0
† 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
SPINE

device

$19,505
SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM

device

$2,500
SPINE DEVICES

device

$1,096
BYDUREON PEN

drug

$22
CERVICAL /TRAUMA THERAPIES

device

$17
CERVICAL

device

$17
ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES - NIM, NAV, POWER

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
SPINE

device

$15,655
COFLEX-F

device

$132
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$60
VBA

device

$34
SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM

device

$30
ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES - NIM, NAV, POWER

device

$18
† 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
SPINE

device

$8,566
SPINAL FUSION DEVICE

device

$73
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$37
SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM

device

$16
† 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 1, 2016 $4,000

INCITE ALLOGRAFT Consulting SPINEOLOGY INC.
Jan 5, 2016 $2,750

JAVA UNIVERSAL CLAMP UNIWALLIS WALLIS Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jun 28, 2015 $2,375

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 10, 2016 $2,375

DYNESYS PATHFINDER NXT UNIWALLIS Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 10, 2016 $2,250

JAVA UNIVERSAL CLAMP UNIWALLIS WALLIS Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 17, 2015 $2,250

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 14, 2014 $2,250

SPINE Nonaccredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, for serving as faculty at a Zimmer medical training and education event on the safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 6, 2013 $2,250

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jan 8, 2015 $2,000

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 15, 2016 $2,000

FIDJI CERVICAL FIDJI LUMBAR JAVA WALLIS Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 17, 2015 $1,875

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Sep 16, 2015 $1,875

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 14, 2014 $1,875

SPINE Nonaccredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, for serving as faculty at a Zimmer medical training and education event on the safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 15, 2016 $1,875

AUXILLIARY DISPOSABLES INCOMPASS MERGENCE V2F ANTERIOR FIXATION SYSTEM Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 2, 2015 $1,625

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 7, 2015 $1,625

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 19, 2015 $1,500

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 1, 2015 $1,375

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 9, 2014 $1,375

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jul 27, 2015 $1,250

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 1, 2015 $1,250

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $1,250

SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM Consulting ZYGA TECHNOLOGY INC
Dec 9, 2014 $1,125

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 20, 2013 $1,125

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jan 30, 2014 $1,000

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 18, 2015 $1,000

SPINE DEVICES Consulting SPINEOLOGY INC.
May 11, 2016 $1,000

VIRAGE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 23, 2016 $1,000

NEX LINK Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 14, 2014 $1,000

SPINE Nonaccredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, for serving as faculty at a Zimmer medical training and education event on the safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 27, 2014 $1,000

SPINE Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 11, 2014 $1,000

SPINE Nonaccredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, for serving as faculty at a Zimmer medical training and education event on the safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jun 24, 2014 $1,000

SPINE Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 24, 2014 $1,000

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Oct 9, 2014 $875

SPINE Nonaccredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, for serving as faculty at a Zimmer medical training and education event on the safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 17, 2016 $826

LIBRA Travel and Lodging SPINAL BALANCE INC
May 6, 2016 $750

POLARIS POSTERIOR SPINAL SYSTEM Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 14, 2015 $750

SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM Consulting ZYGA TECHNOLOGY INC
Aug 20, 2013 $750

SPINE Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 22, 2014 $750

SPINE Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 20, 2013 $750

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 15, 2016 $625

FIDJI CAGE JAVA UNIVERSAL CLAMP WALLIS Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 7, 2013 $625

SPINE Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 18, 2014 $625

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 10, 2013 $625

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jul 10, 2014 $500

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 29, 2013 $500

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 20, 2013 $500

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 16, 2015 $500

SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM Consulting ZYGA TECHNOLOGY INC
Nov 19, 2013 $375

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 19, 2013 $375

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 1, 2015 $375

SPINE Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Sep 12, 2013 $375

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Oct 24, 2016 $255

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TITAN SPINE, LLC
Dec 3, 2013 $250

SPINE Consulting

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Fee for Service, pursuant to a written contract, in the context of providing bona fide consulting services to Zimmer.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 15, 2016 $225

SYNAPSE Travel and Lodging

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Related to product training activity

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jan 21, 2016 $141

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TITAN SPINE, LLC
Jun 12, 2014 $132

COFLEX-F Food and Beverage PARADIGM SPINE, LLC
Nov 13, 2014 $122

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Oct 27, 2016 $106

ACF Food and Beverage

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Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Aug 14, 2015 $96

SPINE DEVICES Food and Beverage SPINEOLOGY INC.
Oct 8, 2013 $92

No Listed Product Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Oct 15, 2015 $79

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jan 28, 2014 $76

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 15, 2016 $70

SYNAPSE Food and Beverage

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Related to product training activity

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Aug 19, 2013 $50

No Listed Product Food and Beverage BAXANO SURGICAL, INC.
Apr 15, 2016 $50

SYNAPSE Food and Beverage

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Related to product training activity

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Apr 16, 2016 $35

SYNAPSE Food and Beverage

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Related to product training activity

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Apr 15, 2016 $35

SYNAPSE Food and Beverage

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Related to product training activity

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Apr 16, 2016 $35

SYNAPSE Food and Beverage

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Related to product training activity

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Nov 13, 2014 $34

VBA Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT TRAINING ACTIVITY

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 6, 2014 $30

SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM Food and Beverage ZYGA TECHNOLOGY INC
Oct 18, 2013 $29

SPINAL FUSION DEVICE Food and Beverage LANX, INC.
Sep 21, 2013 $28

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 13, 2013 $26

SPINAL FUSION DEVICE Food and Beverage LANX, INC.
Apr 14, 2015 $22

BYDUREON PEN Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 28, 2013 $22

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 21, 2013 $19

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event or activity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 6, 2015 $19

SPINE Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 18, 2014 $18

ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES - NIM, NAV, POWER Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Jun 4, 2014 $18

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 5, 2015 $18

SPINE Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 7, 2013 $18

SPINAL FUSION DEVICE Food and Beverage LANX, INC.
Feb 18, 2014 $18

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 13, 2014 $18

SPINE Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 16, 2015 $17

CERVICAL /TRAUMA THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Mar 10, 2014 $17

SPINE Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 20, 2014 $17

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage

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Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jul 24, 2015 $17

CERVICAL Food and Beverage

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Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 25, 2013 $16

No Listed Product Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 4, 2013 $16

SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM Food and Beverage ZYGA TECHNOLOGY INC
Dec 2, 2013 $15

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 22, 2016 $14

INCITE ALLOGRAFT Food and Beverage SPINEOLOGY INC.
Jun 12, 2015 $14

SPINE Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 12, 2014 $14

SPINE Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 25, 2014 $14

SPINE Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Sep 24, 2015 $12

ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES - NIM, NAV, POWER Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Sep 25, 2013 $12

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 23, 2014 $10

SPINE Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Sep 21, 2013 $10

No Listed Product Education

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Journal Article

SYNTHES USA PRODUCTS LLC
Sep 21, 2013 $10

No Listed Product Education

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Journal Article

SYNTHES USA PRODUCTS LLC
Sep 21, 2013 $8

No Listed Product Education

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Journal Article

SYNTHES USA PRODUCTS LLC
Dec 17, 2013 $8

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event or activity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 20, 2014 $8

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage

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Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Nov 14, 2014 $4

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jun 10, 2014 $3

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 24, 2014 $2

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jun 3, 2014 $2

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 21, 2016 $0

DVR ANATOMIC PLATES/SCREWS/PEGS Gift

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Write-off of receivable

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
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