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CARLO G CASTRO
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CARLO G CASTRO

Listed Specialty: Optometrist
3211 FORTUNE CT STE A, AUBURN, CA, 95602
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DR. CARLO CASTRO,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

15

payments

$477

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2015

2

payments

$123

payment total

1

company 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
14 $470
Food and Beverage
2 $123
Gift
1 $7

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
CIRRUS HD-OCT

device

$169
XIIDRA

drug

$146
LOTEMAX GEL

drug

$46
XEOMIN

drug

$27
TEARLAB OSMOLARITY SYSTEM

device

$21
SJO

device

$15
RESTASIS

drug

$15
CONTACT LENS

device

$12
AVENOVA

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
RESTASIS

drug

$123
† 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
Sep 17, 2016 $162

CIRRUS HD-OCT Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Carl Zeiss Meditec Inc. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation, a product training session or being invited for a meal to provide feedback on our products. The total cost of meals are averaged across attendees. This meal took place or was provided at Vision Expo West Zeiss Academy Lunch Symposium in Las Vegas, Nevada on September 17, 2016.

CARL ZEISS MEDITEC, INC.
Oct 14, 2015 $114

RESTASIS Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Oct 19, 2016 $113

XIIDRA Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Sep 15, 2016 $46

LOTEMAX GEL Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Mar 22, 2016 $27

XEOMIN Food and Beverage MERZ NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Jun 15, 2016 $15

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Dec 7, 2016 $15

XIIDRA Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Jul 27, 2016 $15

SJO Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Jan 7, 2016 $15

RESTASIS Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Aug 4, 2016 $15

XIIDRA Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
Nov 30, 2016 $12

CONTACT LENS Food and Beverage ABB CON-CISE OPTICAL GROUP LLC
Mar 10, 2016 $11

AVENOVA Food and Beverage NOVABAY PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Aug 18, 2016 $11

TEARLAB OSMOLARITY SYSTEM Food and Beverage TEARLAB CORP
Jan 19, 2016 $10

TEARLAB OSMOLARITY SYSTEM Food and Beverage TEARLAB CORP
Dec 9, 2015 $9

RESTASIS Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Sep 17, 2016 $7

CIRRUS HD-OCT Gift

Additional details on this payment →

Educational book OCT Angiography handed out at Vision Expo West in Las Vegas, NV on September 17, 2016.

CARL ZEISS MEDITEC, INC.
Oct 28, 2016 $4

XIIDRA Food and Beverage SHIRE NORTH AMERICAN GROUP INC
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