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JOSEPH S LOMBARDI
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JOSEPH S LOMBARDI

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
10 PARSONAGE RD STE 500, EDISON, NJ, 08837-2475
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DR. JOSEPH LOMBARDI,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

14

payments

$49,187

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2015

20

payments

$48,337

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2014

13

payments

$8,736

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2013

5

payments

$57

payment total

4

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
Education
6 $38,000
Education
4 $25,500
Consulting
2 $11,400
Consulting
1 $10,000
Travel and Lodging
9 $9,780
Education
3 $5,417
Consulting
2 $3,000
Nonaccredited Training
1 $1,500
Travel and Lodging
2 $760
Food and Beverage
5 $427
Food and Beverage
8 $318
Food and Beverage
4 $158
Food and Beverage
4 $42
Education
1 $14

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
COOK MEDICAL AAA

device

$38,400
COOK MEDICAL THORACIC

device

$10,675
MYSTIM

device

$73
MOVANTIK

drug

$14
PLIF

device

$14
ELEVATE

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
AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA

device

$26,425
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA

device

$7,670
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$486
† 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
AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA

device

$6,500
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA

device

$1,500
CONZIP 100MG

drug

$403
PLAQUE EXCISION

device

$177
CERVICOTHORACIC

device

$45
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$18
PROCEDURAL SUPPORT AND OTHER

device

$18
PERIPHERAL VASCULAR STENTS

device

$17
SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION

device

$14
OTHER

drug

$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
EARLY INTERVENTION

device

$27
VOLTAREN GEL

drug

$15
OTHER

drug

$14
SPRIX

drug

$1
† 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
Nov 2, 2016 $10,000

COOK MEDICAL THORACIC Consulting COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 21, 2016 $10,000

COOK MEDICAL AAA Education COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 16, 2015 $10,000

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Education

Additional details on this payment →

Cook Medical provides clinicians with training on the use of our products and devices, which can be complex and take practice to master. Training ensures that clinicians understand the capabilities and limitations of a product or device before using it on a patient. We provide reasonable and necessary travel, lodging, and meals for physicians who attend or teach at these courses, activities, or events.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jun 6, 2016 $10,000

COOK MEDICAL AAA Education COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 18, 2015 $8,000

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Education

Additional details on this payment →

Cook Medical provides clinicians with training on the use of our products and devices, which can be complex and take practice to master. Training ensures that clinicians understand the capabilities and limitations of a product or device before using it on a patient. We provide reasonable and necessary travel, lodging, and meals for physicians who attend or teach at these courses, activities, or events.

COOK INCORPORATED
Apr 20, 2015 $7,500

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Apr 20, 2015 $6,200

No Listed Product Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

This physician was chosen for their expertise and experience to provide consultation to internal Cook employees regarding topics that might include government policy, healthcare economics, translational research, reimbursement requirements, regulatory policy, or legislative initiatives. Cook follows safe harbor rules and pay consultants a fair market value for services provided.

COOK INCORPORATED
Mar 23, 2016 $5,500

COOK MEDICAL AAA Education COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 15, 2015 $5,200

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

This physician was chosen for their expertise and experience to provide consultation to internal Cook employees regarding topics that might include government policy, healthcare economics, translational research, reimbursement requirements, regulatory policy, or legislative initiatives. Cook follows safe harbor rules and pay consultants a fair market value for services provided.

COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 22, 2014 $5,000

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Education

Additional details on this payment →

Cook Medical provides clinicians with training on the use of our products and devices, which can be complex and take practice to master. Training ensures that clinicians understand the capabilities and limitations of a product or device before using it on a patient. We provide reasonable and necessary travel, lodging, and meals for physicians who attend or teach at these courses, activities, or events.

COOK INCORPORATED
Dec 28, 2016 $5,000

COOK MEDICAL AAA Education COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 28, 2015 $5,000

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Education

Additional details on this payment →

Cook Medical provides clinicians with training on the use of our products and devices, which can be complex and take practice to master. Training ensures that clinicians understand the capabilities and limitations of a product or device before using it on a patient. We provide reasonable and necessary travel, lodging, and meals for physicians who attend or teach at these courses, activities, or events.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jan 6, 2016 $5,000

COOK MEDICAL AAA Education COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 29, 2015 $2,500

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Education

Additional details on this payment →

Cook Medical provides clinicians with training on the use of our products and devices, which can be complex and take practice to master. Training ensures that clinicians understand the capabilities and limitations of a product or device before using it on a patient. We provide reasonable and necessary travel, lodging, and meals for physicians who attend or teach at these courses, activities, or events.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 13, 2016 $2,500

COOK MEDICAL AAA Education COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 23, 2015 $1,500

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA Nonaccredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Cook Medical provides continuing medical education for physicians and other clinicians. Instructors are chosen for their expertise and experience with product usage in a specific clinical area. These are considered noncertified CME programs.

COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 12, 2014 $1,500

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

This physician was chosen for his-her expertise and experience to provide consultation to internal Cook employees regarding topics that might include government policy, healthcare economics, translational research, reimbursement requirements, regulatory policy, or legislative initiatives. We follow safe harbor rules and pay consultants a fair market value for services provided.

COOK INCORPORATED
Dec 22, 2014 $1,500

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

This physician was chosen for his-her expertise and experience to provide consultation to internal Cook employees regarding topics that might include government policy, healthcare economics, translational research, reimbursement requirements, regulatory policy, or legislative initiatives. We follow safe harbor rules and pay consultants a fair market value for services provided.

COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 23, 2015 $512

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Mar 6, 2015 $451

IFUSE IMPLANT Travel and Lodging SI-BONE, INC.
Sep 5, 2014 $403

CONZIP 100MG Education

Additional details on this payment →

Breakfast and learn

VERTICAL PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC
Jan 6, 2016 $400

COOK MEDICAL AAA Travel and Lodging COOK INCORPORATED
Sep 9, 2015 $360

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 16, 2016 $360

COOK MEDICAL THORACIC Travel and Lodging COOK INCORPORATED
Nov 16, 2016 $315

COOK MEDICAL THORACIC Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Jul 23, 2015 $292

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Sep 9, 2015 $286

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 28, 2015 $216

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Oct 10, 2014 $134

PLAQUE EXCISION Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Jul 23, 2015 $123

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Sep 6, 2016 $73

MYSTIM Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Aug 25, 2015 $56

No Listed Product Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jan 21, 2014 $45

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jul 23, 2015 $43

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - IAA 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
Apr 17, 2014 $43

PLAQUE EXCISION Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Oct 28, 2015 $40

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Physicians sometimes need to stay overnight during the course of doing business with Cook Medical, and they are provided or reimbursed for reasonable lodging expenses. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. They could also be giving feedback on products or advising on trends in medical procedures and treatments. Travel expenses are recorded at the time payment is issued, not the time of travel.

COOK INCORPORATED
Mar 26, 2015 $35

IFUSE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SI-BONE, INC.
Mar 14, 2014 $30

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SCANLAN INTERNATIONAL INC
Oct 28, 2015 $23

AORTIC INTERVENTION - AAA 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
Nov 18, 2014 $18

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 7, 2014 $18

PROCEDURAL SUPPORT AND OTHER Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Oct 10, 2014 $17

PERIPHERAL VASCULAR STENTS Food and Beverage COVIDIEN LP
Aug 6, 2013 $15

VOLTAREN GEL Food and Beverage ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
May 1, 2014 $14

SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Jul 4, 2014 $14

OTHER Education MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 18, 2013 $14

OTHER Education MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Apr 20, 2016 $14

MOVANTIK Food and Beverage DAIICHI SANKYO INC.
Sep 6, 2016 $14

PLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 4, 2013 $14

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

EARLY INTERVENTION Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 22, 2016 $12

ELEVATE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Aug 14, 2013 $1

SPRIX Food and Beverage LUITPOLD PHARMACEUTICALS INC
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