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BENJAMIN L BOWERS
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BENJAMIN L BOWERS

Listed Specialty: Surgery
811 W INTERSTATE 20, STE. 212, ARLINGTON, TX, 76017-5870
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BENJAMIN BOWERS,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

12

payments

$495

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2015

51

payments

$2,219

payment total

11

companies paid this doctor
2014

30

payments

$522

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2013

14

payments

$268

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 $1,387
Travel and Lodging
3 $832
Food and Beverage
30 $522
Food and Beverage
12 $495
Food and Beverage
14 $268

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
C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM

device

$222
DERMACELL

device

$88
CONSUMABLES

device

$88
LUNA

device

$88
SPY

device

$88
PINPOINT

device

$88
ALLODERM

device

$82
PHOTOFIX

device

$31
BIOGLUE

device

$31
COOK MEDICAL SIS

device

$23
GELFOAM

device

$15
EVARREST

drug

$14
EVICEL

drug

$14
IDRT

device

$14
BILAYER WOUND MATRIX (BWM)

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
ENERGY HARMONIC

device

$969
STRATTICE

device

$264
ALLODERM

device

$235
C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM

device

$201
SURGIMEND

device

$122
SANTYL

drug

$101
LUNA

device

$91
PINPOINT

device

$91
SPY

device

$91
ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS

device

$69
WOUND MATRIX

device

$43
MESH

device

$32
SUTURES

device

$25
ECM PATCH

device

$25
REGRANEX

drug

$23
SURGERY - SIS

device

$19
SURGICAL

device

$19
SURGICAL ENERGY PRODUCTS

device

$13
NEGATIVE PRESSURE WOUND THERAPY

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
WOUND MATRIX

device

$156
STRATTICE

device

$116
SURGIMEND

drug

$99
VASCULAR SURGERY

device

$50
AORTIC STENT GRAFTS

device

$27
EXCLUDER AAA ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$26
VASCULAR GRAFT

device

$18
SACRAL NERVE STIMULATION

device

$16
SERI

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
WOUND MATRIX

device

$93
SURGIMEND

drug

$41
BIOSURGERY

device

$35
SUTURES

device

$24
ADVANCED WOUND CARE

device

$24
VASCULAR ACCESS

device

$17
AAA STENT GRAFTS

device

$17
EXPAREL

drug

$16
C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM

device

$15
AORTIC STENT GRAFTS

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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Feb 18, 2015 $311

ENERGY HARMONIC Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Feb 18, 2015 $292

ENERGY HARMONIC Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Feb 18, 2015 $228

ENERGY HARMONIC Travel and Lodging

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ETHICON US, LLC
Jul 19, 2016 $222

C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Aug 6, 2015 $135

C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Mar 31, 2015 $134

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Feb 26, 2015 $130

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Feb 18, 2015 $112

ENERGY HARMONIC Food and Beverage

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ETHICON US, LLC
Aug 26, 2015 $91

LUNA PINPOINT SPY Food and Beverage NOVADAQ TECHNOLOGIES INC.
Jan 18, 2016 $88

LUNA PINPOINT SPY CONSUMABLES DERMACELL Food and Beverage NOVADAQ TECHNOLOGIES INC.
Mar 27, 2014 $50

VASCULAR SURGERY Food and Beverage MAQUET CARDIOVASCULAR U.S. SALES, L.L.C.
Apr 29, 2015 $37

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Oct 30, 2013 $35

BIOSURGERY Food and Beverage ATRIUM MEDICAL CORPORATION
Feb 19, 2015 $34

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Apr 27, 2015 $32

MESH Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Aug 23, 2016 $31

BIOGLUE PHOTOFIX Food and Beverage CRYOLIFE, INC.
Jul 23, 2014 $29

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Dec 16, 2015 $28

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Mar 11, 2015 $28

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Oct 8, 2014 $27

AORTIC STENT GRAFTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Dec 17, 2014 $27

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Jun 25, 2015 $27

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Jul 8, 2015 $25

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS ENERGY HARMONIC SUTURES Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Aug 18, 2015 $25

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Jun 8, 2015 $25

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Aug 12, 2013 $24

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 21, 2013 $24

ADVANCED WOUND CARE SUTURES Food and Beverage ETHICON INC.
Sep 11, 2013 $23

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Jun 20, 2016 $23

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Jan 4, 2016 $23

COOK MEDICAL SIS Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Sep 2, 2015 $23

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Oct 13, 2014 $22

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Aug 16, 2016 $22

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Oct 7, 2015 $22

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Jul 6, 2015 $21

C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Sep 29, 2015 $21

SANTYL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 2, 2014 $21

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Apr 2, 2015 $21

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
May 2, 2016 $20

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Jul 6, 2015 $20

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Oct 1, 2015 $19

SURGERY - SIS 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. 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 13, 2015 $19

SURGICAL Food and Beverage DAVOL INC.
Dec 2, 2013 $19

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 14, 2013 $19

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jan 8, 2014 $19

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Nov 25, 2015 $19

No Listed Product Food and Beverage MERZ NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Feb 9, 2015 $18

C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Feb 14, 2014 $18

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Sep 16, 2015 $18

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Dec 23, 2014 $18

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 20, 2014 $18

VASCULAR GRAFT Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Apr 3, 2015 $18

SANTYL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 22, 2013 $18

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Sep 23, 2015 $17

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Nov 4, 2015 $17

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Mar 5, 2014 $17

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Nov 9, 2016 $17

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Dec 18, 2013 $17

VASCULAR ACCESS Food and Beverage ARROW INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Jun 3, 2015 $17

ALLODERM Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Sep 23, 2013 $17

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 19, 2014 $17

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Aug 15, 2013 $17

AAA STENT GRAFTS Food and Beverage TRIVASCULAR, INC.
Oct 28, 2013 $16

EXPAREL Food and Beverage PACIRA PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED
Apr 4, 2014 $16

SACRAL NERVE STIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Oct 1, 2015 $16

SANTYL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 15, 2014 $16

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Aug 20, 2014 $15

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Apr 20, 2016 $15

GELFOAM Food and Beverage PFIZER INC.
Mar 4, 2014 $15

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
May 20, 2015 $15

REGRANEX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
May 5, 2014 $15

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 19, 2013 $15

C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Sep 3, 2015 $15

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Feb 25, 2015 $15

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Apr 15, 2015 $15

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Mar 18, 2014 $15

STRATTICE Food and Beverage LIFECELL CORPORATION
Dec 19, 2016 $14

EVARREST EVICEL Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Apr 7, 2014 $14

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 14, 2015 $14

SANTYL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
May 9, 2016 $14

BILAYER WOUND MATRIX (BWM) IDRT Food and Beverage INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Dec 17, 2014 $14

EXCLUDER AAA ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Oct 19, 2015 $14

C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Jan 13, 2014 $14

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 24, 2014 $14

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 4, 2013 $14

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 12, 2015 $14

SURGIMEND Food and Beverage TEI BIOSCIENCES INC
Jul 7, 2014 $13

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 9, 2014 $13

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 21, 2015 $13

SURGICAL ENERGY PRODUCTS Food and Beverage OLYMPUS AMERICA INC.
May 4, 2015 $13

SANTYL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 25, 2015 $12

NEGATIVE PRESSURE WOUND THERAPY WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 11, 2014 $12

SERI Food and Beverage ALLERGAN INC.
Mar 24, 2015 $12

C3 DELIVERY SYSTEM Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Oct 29, 2014 $12

EXCLUDER AAA ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Apr 6, 2015 $11

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jul 13, 2015 $11

SANTYL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 3, 2014 $11

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 15, 2013 $11

AORTIC STENT GRAFTS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Apr 23, 2015 $11

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 8, 2014 $10

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $9

ENDOSCOPY ENDOCUTTERS Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Oct 6, 2014 $9

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Apr 6, 2015 $9

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 6, 2014 $9

WOUND MATRIX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 28, 2015 $8

REGRANEX Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 8, 2015 $8

SANTYL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 2, 2016 $5

No Listed Product Food and Beverage MUSCULOSKELETAL TRANSPLANT FOUNDATION INC.
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