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GEORGE M ELKANICH
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GEORGE M ELKANICH

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
2020 PALOMINO LN STE 110, LAS VEGAS, NV, 89106-4892
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DR. GEORGE ELKANICH,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

14

payments

$154,195

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2015

22

payments

$121,566

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2014

26

payments

$113,307

payment total

11

companies paid this doctor
2013

10

payments

$462

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
Royalty or License
4 $154K
Royalty or License
3 $121K
Royalty or License
4 $106K
Consulting
2 $6,025
Food and Beverage
19 $854
Food and Beverage
10 $584
Food and Beverage
19 $490
Food and Beverage
9 $430
Education
1 $32

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
VAULT

device

$154K
MALIF

device

$154K
BUTTRESS PLATE

device

$154K
SPECTRA SYSTEM

device

$129
REFORM

device

$122
GENERAL - PAIN MANAGEMENT

device

$119
SWIFT-LOCK

device

$102
CINCH

device

$102
EPIDUCER

device

$102
PROCLAIM AND PROCLAIM ELITE

device

$45
EON AND EONC AND EON MINI

device

$45
PRODIGY AND PRODIGY MRI

device

$45
PROTEGE AND PROTEGE MRI

device

$45
ROI A

device

$27
SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM

device

$16
ANASTOCLIP

device

$12
OCTRODE

device

$12
QUATTRODE LEADS

device

$12
LAMITRODE

device

$12
S-SERIES

device

$12
PENTA

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
VAULT

device

$121K
BUTTRESS PLATE

device

$121K
MALIF

device

$121K
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$272
NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN

device

$137
OFIRMEV

drug

$29
WOUND THERAPEUTICS

device

$15
FORTEO

drug

$12
ADVANCED ENERGY CUTTING DEVICE

device

$11
OSTEOSPONGE

drug

$8
COFLEX-F

device

$6
† 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
VAULT ALIF SYSTEM

device

$112K
SPINAL USA INTERBODY CAGES

device

$45,645
SACROILIAC INTRA-ARTICULAR FUSION ALLOGRAFT

device

$373
SPINE

device

$146
SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION

device

$91
OVATION

drug

$79
NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN

device

$75
HIPS

device

$41
ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE

device

$25
XARTEMIS XR

drug

$20
GELFOAM

drug

$12
THROMBIN

drug

$12
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$10
BIOLOGICS

device

$7
† 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

$186
SACROILIAC INTRA-ARTICULAR FUSION ALLOGRAFT 11 MM

device

$111
SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION

device

$83
HIPS

device

$40
ZIPSOR

drug

$32
GRALISE

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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Mar 31, 2015 $47,116

BUTTRESS PLATE MALIF VAULT Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Mar 31, 2016 $44,444

BUTTRESS PLATE MALIF VAULT Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Feb 16, 2016 $43,289

BUTTRESS PLATE MALIF VAULT Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Sep 30, 2015 $39,672

BUTTRESS PLATE MALIF VAULT Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Jun 30, 2015 $34,287

BUTTRESS PLATE MALIF VAULT Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Jun 30, 2016 $33,782

BUTTRESS PLATE MALIF VAULT Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Sep 30, 2016 $32,097

BUTTRESS PLATE MALIF VAULT Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Nov 11, 2014 $31,892

VAULT ALIF SYSTEM Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
May 13, 2014 $28,891

VAULT ALIF SYSTEM Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Feb 14, 2014 $24,035

SPINAL USA INTERBODY CAGES VAULT ALIF SYSTEM Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Aug 13, 2014 $21,611

SPINAL USA INTERBODY CAGES VAULT ALIF SYSTEM Royalty or License PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Dec 2, 2014 $6,000

VAULT ALIF SYSTEM Consulting PRECISION SPINE, INC.
Mar 14, 2014 $373

SACROILIAC INTRA-ARTICULAR FUSION ALLOGRAFT Food and Beverage NUTECH SPINE, INC.
Dec 22, 2016 $122

REFORM Food and Beverage PRECISION SPINE, INC.
May 19, 2016 $119

GENERAL - PAIN MANAGEMENT Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 15, 2016 $117

SPECTRA SYSTEM Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 24, 2015 $114

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Dec 19, 2013 $111

SACROILIAC INTRA-ARTICULAR FUSION ALLOGRAFT 11 MM Food and Beverage NUTECH SPINE, INC.
May 19, 2016 $102

CINCH EPIDUCER SWIFT-LOCK Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 17, 2015 $87

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 17, 2013 $83

SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $79

OVATION Food and Beverage STABILITY INC.
Aug 28, 2014 $78

SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Mar 20, 2014 $58

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 13, 2013 $57

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 22, 2013 $55

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 28, 2014 $45

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 29, 2016 $45

EON AND EONC AND EON MINI PROCLAIM AND PROCLAIM ELITE PRODIGY AND PRODIGY MRI PROTEGE AND PROTEGE MRI Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 23, 2015 $45

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Jan 29, 2014 $41

HIPS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 8, 2013 $40

HIPS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 7, 2014 $39

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Feb 14, 2014 $36

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 4, 2013 $32

ZIPSOR Education

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31585-94185-Edu.02242014_2879-1-DEPOMED

DEPOMED, INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $31

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 24, 2015 $30

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Oct 29, 2013 $30

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 24, 2016 $27

ROI A Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 6, 2014 $25

ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE Consulting MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Nov 5, 2015 $25

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Oct 24, 2015 $21

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Dec 11, 2014 $20

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 25, 2014 $20

XARTEMIS XR Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Aug 27, 2015 $19

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Oct 1, 2015 $19

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Jan 29, 2015 $18

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 3, 2014 $16

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 29, 2016 $16

SIMMETRY SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION SYSTEM Food and Beverage ZYGA TECHNOLOGY INC
May 1, 2015 $15

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Sep 17, 2015 $15

WOUND THERAPEUTICS Food and Beverage CONVATEC INC.
Sep 25, 2015 $14

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 26, 2015 $14

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Sep 20, 2013 $13

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 4, 2015 $12

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Mar 22, 2016 $12

ANASTOCLIP Food and Beverage LEMAITRE VASCULAR, INC.
Nov 21, 2014 $12

SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Nov 4, 2014 $12

GELFOAM THROMBIN Food and Beverage PFIZER INC.
Mar 16, 2016 $12

SPECTRA SYSTEM Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 27, 2013 $12

GRALISE Food and Beverage

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SPEAKERPROGRAM 21799 79435 61371 61371138374 DEPOMED 21799 79435 61371 61371138374 DEPOMED

DEPOMED, INC.
Apr 11, 2016 $12

LAMITRODE OCTRODE PENTA QUATTRODE LEADS S-SERIES Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 12, 2015 $11

ADVANCED ENERGY CUTTING DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Jan 29, 2015 $9

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 29, 2015 $9

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 26, 2015 $8

OSTEOSPONGE Food and Beverage BACTERIN INTERNATIONAL INC
Apr 17, 2014 $7

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 18, 2015 $6

COFLEX-F Food and Beverage PARADIGM SPINE, LLC
Mar 13, 2014 $4

BIOLOGICS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Aug 14, 2014 $4

THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Mar 13, 2014 $3

BIOLOGICS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Apr 4, 2014 $3

THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Apr 4, 2014 $3

THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
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