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FREDDY A ACHECAR
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FREDDY A ACHECAR

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
2041 MESA VALLEY WAY, SUITE 100, AUSTELL, GA, 30106-8157
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DR. FREDDY ACHECAR,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

12

payments

$46,289

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2015

6

payments

$5,460

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2014

26

payments

$6,723

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2013

20

payments

$9,873

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
Royalty or License
1 $34,811
Travel and Lodging
1 $11,099
Travel and Lodging
5 $8,612
Consulting
3 $5,400
Travel and Lodging
5 $5,017
Food and Beverage
20 $1,306
Food and Beverage
15 $1,261
Consulting
1 $400
Food and Beverage
10 $379
Food and Beverage
3 $60

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
PRODUCT PORTFOLIO

device

$34,811
UTF STEM

device

$108
ACCUFILL

device

$53
GENVISC 850

device

$20
VISIONAIRE CUTTING GUIDES

device

$17
OPTETRAK

device

$14
UTF STEM, U-MOTION

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
RECON KNEES

device

$5,400
NAVIO PFS SYSTEM

device

$57
STRIDE IMPLANT

device

$57
SPORTS MED SMALL JOINT

device

$3
† 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
U-MOTION II SYSTEM

device

$4,025
U2 PSA REVISION KNEE SYSTEM

device

$4,025
UTF, REDUCED STEM

device

$4,025
U2 KNEE SYSTEM

device

$4,025
RECON KNEES

device

$1,257
KNEES

device

$664
OPTETRAK

drug

$396
OPTECURE

drug

$113
TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS

device

$42
NOVATION

drug

$31
SUTURES

device

$17
ADVANCED WOUND CARE

device

$17
CEMEX

drug

$17
BIOSURGERY - TISSEEL

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
RECON KNEES

device

$9,529
RECON HIPS

device

$1,714
KNEES

device

$142
SPORTS MED HIP

device

$89
OPTETRAK

drug

$80
SPORTS MED KNEE

device

$23
QUATTRO

device

$17
APERFIX

device

$17
TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS

device

$16
† 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
May 16, 2016 $34,811

PRODUCT PORTFOLIO Royalty or License

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Cayenne Stock Purchase

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jan 14, 2016 $11,099

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

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Mission Trip

UOC USA, INC.
Nov 19, 2013 $7,815

RECON KNEES Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Dec 23, 2014 $3,878

U-MOTION II SYSTEM U2 KNEE SYSTEM U2 PSA REVISION KNEE SYSTEM UTF, REDUCED STEM Travel and Lodging UOC USA, INC.
Feb 24, 2015 $2,400

RECON KNEES Consulting SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Mar 4, 2015 $1,600

RECON KNEES Consulting SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Apr 24, 2015 $1,400

RECON KNEES Consulting SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 23, 2013 $714

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 7, 2014 $548

KNEES Travel and Lodging

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Travel and lodging provided in the context of a medical training and education program on the safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 20, 2014 $521

RECON KNEES Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 13, 2014 $400

RECON KNEES Consulting SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 21, 2013 $285

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 20, 2014 $242

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 21, 2013 $166

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 22, 2013 $162

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 20, 2014 $148

RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 23, 2013 $148

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Dec 4, 2014 $146

No Listed Product Food and Beverage DJO, LLC
Oct 1, 2013 $142

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 1, 2014 $134

U-MOTION II SYSTEM U2 KNEE SYSTEM U2 PSA REVISION KNEE SYSTEM UTF, REDUCED STEM Food and Beverage UOC USA, INC.
Jul 22, 2014 $120

RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 2, 2016 $117

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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Dinner meeting to discuss monitoring visit for clinical study

UOC USA, INC.
Jan 18, 2014 $115

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jul 16, 2014 $113

OPTECURE Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 21, 2016 $108

UTF STEM Food and Beverage

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Dinner meeting to discuss UTF product and mission trip

UOC USA, INC.
Nov 22, 2013 $87

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 9, 2013 $80

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Nov 20, 2013 $69

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 22, 2013 $65

SPORTS MED HIP Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Mar 24, 2016 $53

ACCUFILL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 8, 2014 $53

KNEES Travel and Lodging

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Travel and lodging provided in the context of a medical training and education program on the safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 20, 2014 $51

RECON KNEES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 7, 2014 $36

KNEES Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jan 15, 2015 $35

NAVIO PFS SYSTEM STRIDE IMPLANT Food and Beverage BLUE BELT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Nov 20, 2013 $33

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 22, 2013 $27

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jul 17, 2014 $27

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 17, 2014 $23

TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jan 12, 2015 $22

NAVIO PFS SYSTEM STRIDE IMPLANT Food and Beverage BLUE BELT TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Nov 23, 2013 $22

RECON HIPS RECON KNEES Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 17, 2014 $20

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
May 24, 2016 $20

GENVISC 850 Food and Beverage ORTHOGENRX INC.
Mar 3, 2014 $19

TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Oct 16, 2014 $18

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 20, 2014 $18

RECON KNEES Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 4, 2014 $17

ADVANCED WOUND CARE SUTURES Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Aug 21, 2013 $17

APERFIX QUATTRO Food and Beverage CAYENNE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $17

VISIONAIRE CUTTING GUIDES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jan 18, 2014 $17

CEMEX Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Jan 8, 2014 $16

NOVATION Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Feb 19, 2014 $16

NOVATION Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
Aug 2, 2016 $16

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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Lunch meeting to discuss monitoring visit for clinical study

UOC USA, INC.
Dec 14, 2016 $14

OPTETRAK Food and Beverage EXACTECH, INC.
May 28, 2014 $14

BIOSURGERY - TISSEEL Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Aug 2, 2016 $14

UTF STEM, U-MOTION Food and Beverage

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Dinner discussion UTF and U-Motion discussions

UOC USA, INC.
Dec 16, 2014 $13

U-MOTION II SYSTEM U2 KNEE SYSTEM U2 PSA REVISION KNEE SYSTEM UTF, REDUCED STEM Food and Beverage UOC USA, INC.
Aug 30, 2016 $13

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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Lunch meeting clinical trial discussion

UOC USA, INC.
Nov 20, 2013 $12

SPORTS MED HIP SPORTS MED KNEE Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 19, 2013 $11

SPORTS MED HIP SPORTS MED KNEE Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 27, 2013 $10

TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 2, 2016 $7

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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Breakfast meeting to discuss clinical study monitoring visit

UOC USA, INC.
Nov 4, 2013 $6

TRAUMA PLATES, SCREWS, AND NAILS Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
May 19, 2015 $3

SPORTS MED SMALL JOINT Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 20, 2013 $1

SPORTS MED HIP SPORTS MED KNEE Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
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