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G N CHANT
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G N CHANT

Listed Specialty: Cardiovascular Disease
1201 N 18TH ST, ABILENE, TX, 79601-2932
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G CHANT,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

14

payments

$263

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2015

26

payments

$697

payment total

12

companies paid this doctor
2014

28

payments

$2,577

payment total

10

companies paid this doctor
2013

9

payments

$270

payment total

5

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
4 $1,565
Food and Beverage
23 $1,000
Food and Beverage
26 $697
Food and Beverage
14 $263
Food and Beverage
8 $258
Education
1 $13
Education
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
CORLANOR

drug

$128
REPATHA

drug

$128
VELTASSA

drug

$110
CORONARY ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM

device

$13
PERIPHERAL ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM

device

$13
ENTRESTO

drug

$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
LIFEVEST

device

$136
BRILINTA

drug

$82
VASCULAR

device

$71
ENTRESTO

drug

$71
XARELTO

drug

$59
PRALUENT (ALIROCUMAB) INJECTION

drug

$51
CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT

device

$51
CORLANOR

drug

$51
REPATHA

drug

$41
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$28
ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY

device

$26
PLAQUE EXCISION

device

$21
MULTAQ

drug

$13
KENGREAL

drug

$13
ANGIOMAX

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
CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT

device

$1,927
ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY

device

$319
VASCULAR

device

$259
LIFEVEST

device

$79
IMPELLA

device

$67
XARELTO

drug

$66
TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES

device

$65
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - SELF-EXPANDING STENT

device

$39
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$32
BRILINTA

drug

$31
STENTS

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.
Product Name Product Type Payments
ENDOVASCULAR

device

$101
CARDIOVASCULAR-ENDOVASCULAR

device

$82
XARELTO

drug

$36
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$23
BRILINTA

drug

$15
ANGIOMAX

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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Oct 9, 2014 $464

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 10, 2014 $410

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 9, 2014 $346

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 10, 2014 $346

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 11, 2014 $156

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 9, 2014 $128

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 25, 2014 $102

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

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CTE84 23207442 4111264

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Oct 15, 2013 $82

CARDIOVASCULAR-ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Jun 18, 2015 $81

LIFEVEST Food and Beverage ZOLL SERVICES LLC (A/K/A ZOLL LIFECOR CORP)
Feb 10, 2014 $80

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 23, 2014 $79

LIFEVEST Food and Beverage ZOLL SERVICES LLC (A/K/A ZOLL LIFECOR CORP)
Jun 22, 2016 $77

VELTASSA Food and Beverage RELYPSA, INC.
May 31, 2015 $71

VASCULAR Food and Beverage

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AV AV 10743241 20151217 0002 AV 10743241 20151217 0002 0021

ABBOTT LABORATORIES
Nov 19, 2015 $71

ENTRESTO Food and Beverage NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION
Feb 26, 2015 $69

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Educational Program

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 21, 2014 $67

IMPELLA Food and Beverage ABIOMED
Aug 26, 2014 $66

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Oct 8, 2014 $65

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION MedReviews
Nov 12, 2013 $61

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Aug 11, 2015 $51

PRALUENT (ALIROCUMAB) INJECTION Food and Beverage REGENERON PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Apr 23, 2015 $42

LIFEVEST Food and Beverage ZOLL SERVICES LLC (A/K/A ZOLL LIFECOR CORP)
Jun 17, 2014 $39

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - SELF-EXPANDING STENT 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. 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
Jun 9, 2015 $39

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Oct 22, 2014 $31

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 8, 2014 $29

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 16, 2013 $29

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Mar 6, 2015 $26

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 30, 2015 $25

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Nov 4, 2013 $23

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Oct 10, 2014 $22

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 17, 2013 $21

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Feb 28, 2015 $21

PLAQUE EXCISION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 28, 2015 $19

XARELTO Food and Beverage

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JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Nov 3, 2016 $19

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Apr 9, 2014 $18

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jun 8, 2016 $17

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Sep 18, 2014 $17

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 21, 2016 $17

VELTASSA Food and Beverage RELYPSA, INC.
Oct 26, 2016 $16

VELTASSA Food and Beverage RELYPSA, INC.
Nov 2, 2016 $16

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Dec 15, 2015 $15

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Sep 9, 2013 $15

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jun 2, 2014 $15

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
May 28, 2015 $15

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Nov 20, 2013 $15

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Educational Program

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Mar 23, 2015 $15

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Jul 26, 2016 $15

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Oct 5, 2015 $15

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Apr 6, 2016 $14

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Oct 24, 2016 $14

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Feb 2, 2015 $13

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 13, 2016 $13

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Oct 10, 2014 $13

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 26, 2014 $13

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Educational Program

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 5, 2016 $13

CORONARY ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM PERIPHERAL ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
May 4, 2015 $13

MULTAQ Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Dec 16, 2015 $13

KENGREAL Food and Beverage THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Oct 16, 2014 $13

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 11, 2015 $13

LIFEVEST Food and Beverage ZOLL SERVICES LLC (A/K/A ZOLL LIFECOR CORP)
Sep 5, 2013 $13

ANGIOMAX Education THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Aug 10, 2015 $13

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Oct 10, 2014 $12

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Education ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 30, 2015 $12

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 24, 2013 $12

ENDOVASCULAR Food and Beverage CORDIS CORPORATION
Oct 12, 2016 $12

ENTRESTO Food and Beverage NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION
Oct 10, 2014 $11

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 13, 2016 $11

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Feb 17, 2014 $11

STENTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Dec 7, 2015 $11

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Mar 24, 2015 $10

ANGIOMAX Food and Beverage THE MEDICINES COMPANY
Jul 8, 2015 $10

CORLANOR Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Mar 2, 2016 $9

CORLANOR REPATHA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Mar 24, 2014 $8

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Mar 20, 2014 $8

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Dec 22, 2015 $8

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Oct 10, 2014 $7

CARDIAC RHYTHM MANAGEMENT Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 1, 2015 $5

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
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