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JORGE E LOPERA
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JORGE E LOPERA

Listed Specialty: Vascular & Interventional Radiology
7703 FLOYD CURL DR, MAIL CODE 7800, SAN ANTONIO, TX, 78229-3901
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JORGE LOPERA,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

24

payments

$1,508

payment total

11

companies paid this doctor
2015

36

payments

$1,560

payment total

14

companies paid this doctor
2014

57

payments

$6,444

payment total

19

companies paid this doctor
2013

12

payments

$538

payment total

9

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
48 $2,555
Honoraria
1 $2,000
Travel and Lodging
4 $1,638
Food and Beverage
34 $1,560
Food and Beverage
19 $740
Travel and Lodging
4 $698
Food and Beverage
10 $467
Consulting
1 $250
Education
1 $71
Education
1 $70

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
EKOSONIC

device

$109
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

device

$105
GENERAL - EMBOLICS

device

$83
BPV-FLAIR

device

$72
OPTITORQUE

device

$70
TR BAND

device

$70
GLIDESHEATH

device

$70
COOK MEDICAL FILTERS

device

$67
COOK MEDICAL ZILVER PTX

device

$61
BPV-LIFESTENT

device

$50
BPV-RELIANCE XK CATHETER

device

$32
CFN PLEURX

device

$25
VENTURE

device

$19
OPTISEAL

device

$19
GUARDIAN

device

$19
ARTIS Q

device

$16
CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM

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
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

drug

$212
HEART VALVES

device

$165
LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION

drug

$140
RUBY

device

$99
INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS

device

$80
EKOSONIC

device

$79
GUIDEWIRES

device

$78
OTHER

device

$75
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - FILTERS

device

$66
ATHERECTOMY

device

$57
VASCULAR

device

$57
CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT

device

$49
TLAB

device

$45
OPTION

device

$36
ONCOLOGY

device

$35
BIOPINCE

device

$35
PLAQUE EXCISION

device

$23
EMBOLICS

device

$15
† 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
LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION

drug

$3,877
VASCULAR

device

$481
VIATORR TIPS ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$250
VIABAHN ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$169
INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY

device

$158
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

drug

$156
EKOSONIC

device

$131
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - SELF-EXPANDING STENT

device

$129
INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCT

drug

$93
EMBOLICS

device

$89
IR - EMBOLIZATION

device

$87
CRYO PROBE

device

$83
OTHER

device

$79
ABLATION

device

$70
INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY - DRAINAGE

device

$64
PLAQUE EXCISION

device

$62
GUIDEWIRES

device

$31
RADIOLOGY

device

$24
GUARDIAN

device

$19
ELITE SNARE

device

$19
CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT

device

$19
GUIDELINER

device

$18
PRONTO

device

$18
CRYOABLATION PRODUCTS

drug

$16
CRUX IVC FILTER

device

$15
THROMBECTOMY

device

$14
ANGIOSCULPT

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
SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES

drug

$170
EMBOLICS

device

$103
AX - ANGIOGRAPHY FLUOROSCOPY-RADIOLOGY SYSTEMS

device

$80
BEADS - BIO

device

$71
MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE

device

$36
COILS

device

$24
NEUROVASCULAR STENTS

device

$24
ONYX

device

$24
ONCOLOGY

device

$20
RADIOLOGY

device

$16
VASCULAR

device

$15
† 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 12, 2014 $2,000

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Honoraria GUERBET LLC UTHSCSA
Apr 12, 2014 $806

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Travel and Lodging GUERBET LLC
Apr 11, 2014 $409

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Travel and Lodging GUERBET LLC
Apr 17, 2014 $390

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Travel and Lodging GUERBET LLC
Apr 22, 2016 $388

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jul 11, 2014 $250

VIATORR TIPS ENDOPROSTHESIS Consulting W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Aug 23, 2016 $227

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Mar 23, 2014 $221

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ANGIODYNAMICS, INC.
Mar 1, 2015 $207

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ANGIODYNAMICS, INC.
Mar 25, 2014 $174

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 31, 2013 $170

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Feb 25, 2014 $169

VIABAHN ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Sep 23, 2015 $165

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $163

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Sep 28, 2014 $158

INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY 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
Feb 15, 2014 $156

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Apr 11, 2014 $132

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Food and Beverage GUERBET LLC
Jun 25, 2014 $129

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - SELF-EXPANDING STENT 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 MEDICAL LLC
Nov 3, 2014 $111

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 12, 2014 $107

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Food and Beverage GUERBET LLC
Apr 19, 2016 $102

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Mar 3, 2015 $101

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Food and Beverage GUERBET LLC
Dec 15, 2015 $99

RUBY Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Meal in connection with a training education or research event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Oct 14, 2014 $89

EMBOLICS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 20, 2014 $87

IR - EMBOLIZATION 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
Nov 16, 2016 $84

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
May 23, 2016 $83

GENERAL - EMBOLICS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 14, 2014 $83

CRYO PROBE Food and Beverage ENDOCARE, INC.
Aug 13, 2014 $81

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Dec 2, 2013 $80

AX - ANGIOGRAPHY FLUOROSCOPY-RADIOLOGY SYSTEMS Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Jul 23, 2014 $79

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 10, 2015 $78

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 13, 2013 $75

EMBOLICS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Feb 18, 2015 $75

OTHER Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Mar 11, 2014 $73

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jul 28, 2016 $72

BPV-FLAIR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 26, 2013 $71

BEADS - BIO Education

Additional details on this payment →

Sales

BIOCOMPATIBLES, INC.
Aug 16, 2016 $70

GLIDESHEATH OPTITORQUE TR BAND Education TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jan 28, 2014 $70

ABLATION Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Dec 7, 2016 $67

COOK MEDICAL FILTERS Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 21, 2015 $67

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Oct 8, 2014 $64

INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY - DRAINAGE 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
Jun 17, 2014 $62

PLAQUE EXCISION Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Mar 2, 2016 $61

COOK MEDICAL ZILVER PTX Food and Beverage COOK MEDICAL LLC
Feb 28, 2015 $57

ATHERECTOMY Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 26, 2015 $52

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - FILTERS 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 2, 2016 $50

BPV-LIFESTENT Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 24, 2015 $49

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Aug 16, 2016 $48

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jul 21, 2014 $44

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 3, 2014 $40

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 1, 2015 $39

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Food and Beverage GUERBET LLC
Sep 26, 2013 $36

MYNX VASCULAR CLOSURE DEVICE Food and Beverage ACCESS CLOSURE, INC
Feb 18, 2015 $35

ONCOLOGY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Apr 22, 2016 $35

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jul 28, 2015 $34

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
May 12, 2014 $33

LIPIODOL ETHIODIZED OIL INJECTION Travel and Lodging GUERBET LLC
Jun 6, 2016 $32

BPV-RELIANCE XK CATHETER Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 7, 2015 $31

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Nov 11, 2013 $28

EMBOLICS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 17, 2016 $27

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
May 13, 2014 $26

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Sep 25, 2014 $25

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Nov 3, 2016 $25

CFN PLEURX Food and Beverage BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY
Jun 18, 2014 $24

RADIOLOGY Food and Beverage MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC
Sep 30, 2013 $24

COILS NEUROVASCULAR STENTS ONYX Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Jan 12, 2015 $23

PLAQUE EXCISION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 25, 2015 $23

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 26, 2016 $22

SIR-SPHERES MICROSPHERES Food and Beverage SIRTEX MEDICAL INC
Jul 14, 2015 $20

OPTION Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Mar 16, 2015 $20

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Sep 26, 2013 $20

ONCOLOGY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 27, 2014 $20

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Oct 9, 2015 $19

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Dec 11, 2014 $19

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
May 21, 2014 $19

ELITE SNARE GUARDIAN Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Aug 18, 2016 $19

VENTURE Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Jan 29, 2016 $19

OPTISEAL Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Dec 12, 2014 $19

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 28, 2014 $19

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Aug 27, 2015 $19

BIOPINCE Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
May 19, 2016 $19

GUARDIAN Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Oct 15, 2014 $18

GUIDELINER PRONTO Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Jul 16, 2014 $18

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Oct 6, 2014 $17

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Feb 5, 2016 $16

ARTIS Q Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Aug 26, 2014 $16

CRYOABLATION PRODUCTS Food and Beverage GALIL MEDICAL INC.
Feb 5, 2015 $16

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Sep 30, 2013 $16

RADIOLOGY Food and Beverage MERIT MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC
Apr 30, 2015 $16

BIOPINCE OPTION TLAB Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Oct 28, 2015 $16

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
May 8, 2015 $16

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Aug 11, 2015 $15

EMBOLICS Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Feb 11, 2014 $15

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
May 15, 2014 $15

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
May 29, 2014 $15

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Aug 21, 2014 $15

CRUX IVC FILTER Food and Beverage VOLCANO CORPORATION
Sep 26, 2013 $15

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Mar 17, 2015 $15

TLAB Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
May 14, 2015 $14

TLAB Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Jan 31, 2015 $14

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Aug 26, 2015 $14

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - FILTERS 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 MEDICAL LLC
Sep 28, 2016 $14

CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM Food and Beverage ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY INC.
Jan 20, 2014 $14

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Jul 4, 2014 $14

THROMBECTOMY Food and Beverage COVIDIEN SALES LLC
Apr 9, 2014 $14

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Aug 17, 2016 $14

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Apr 3, 2015 $13

INTERVENTIONAL PRODUCTS Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Apr 15, 2014 $13

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 12, 2015 $12

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Jun 23, 2014 $12

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Jun 26, 2015 $12

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Mar 16, 2014 $11

ANGIOSCULPT Food and Beverage ANGIOSCORE, INC.
Sep 15, 2015 $11

No Listed Product Food and Beverage CELONOVA BIOSCIENCES, INC.
Feb 14, 2014 $10

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 14, 2014 $10

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Apr 22, 2014 $10

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Jun 23, 2014 $8

GUIDEWIRES Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Nov 9, 2016 $7

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Aug 17, 2016 $7

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Dec 18, 2014 $6

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Oct 30, 2014 $5

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARGON MEDICAL DEVICES, INC.
Aug 28, 2013 $4

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ANGIODYNAMICS, INC.
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