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THOMAS J FISCHER
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THOMAS J FISCHER

Listed Specialty: Vascular Surgery
8501 HARCOURT RD, INDIANAPOLIS, IN, 46260-2046
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DR. THOMAS FISCHER,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

24

payments

$21,242

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2015

17

payments

$13,611

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2014

5

payments

$5,283

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2013

3

payments

$9,240

payment total

2

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
Travel and Lodging
1 $7,600
Accredited Training
5 $6,805
Travel and Lodging
7 $6,739
Consulting
2 $6,105
Consulting
2 $4,360
Consulting
1 $4,360
Travel and Lodging
5 $3,962
Honoraria
3 $2,424
Honoraria
3 $2,412
Consulting
1 $1,090
Food and Beverage
8 $914
Honoraria
1 $790
Food and Beverage
6 $630
Nonaccredited Training
1 $550
Accredited Training
1 $503
Food and Beverage
2 $133

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
VA-LCP PLATES & SCREWS

device

$4,535
SBI RADIAL HEAD

device

$47
PERFORM GLENOID

device

$18
† 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
TRAUMA

device

$13,228
CHECKPOINT STIMULATOR

device

$244
RECON-SKIN AND WOUND

device

$112
APTIS DRUJ

device

$26
† 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
TRAUMA

device

$5,163
HAMMERLOCK

device

$119
SPEED

device

$119
† 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
TRAUMA

device

$1,090
† 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
Dec 13, 2013 $7,600

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support didactic and hands-on educational programs involving orthopaedic related disease states and surgical techniques and procedures, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the educational programs.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Feb 24, 2016 $4,360

VA-LCP PLATES & SCREWS Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Nov 10, 2015 $3,271

TRAUMA Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Sep 8, 2016 $3,000

No Listed Product Accredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to fund speakers selected by independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Feb 26, 2015 $2,834

TRAUMA Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Nov 25, 2014 $2,180

TRAUMA Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Nov 25, 2014 $2,180

TRAUMA Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Oct 23, 2016 $1,706

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Synthes GmbH provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

SYNTHES GMBH
Dec 15, 2015 $1,600

TRAUMA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support didactic and hands-on educational programs involving orthopaedic related disease states and surgical techniques and procedures, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program accredited by Eucomed, the independent medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their development and presentation of these educational programs.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
May 21, 2016 $1,283

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to support travel for attendees selected by an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Oct 15, 2016 $1,250

No Listed Product Accredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to fund speakers selected by independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Apr 23, 2016 $1,229

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Synthes GmbH provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

SYNTHES GMBH
Sep 8, 2016 $1,117

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to support travel for attendees selected by an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Dec 2, 2013 $1,090

TRAUMA Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Nov 5, 2016 $1,050

No Listed Product Accredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to fund speakers selected by independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Dec 4, 2016 $1,013

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Synthes GmbH provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support didactic and hands-on educational programs involving orthopaedic related disease states and surgical techniques and procedures, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their development and presentation of these educational programs.

SYNTHES GMBH
May 21, 2016 $1,000

No Listed Product Accredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to fund speakers selected by independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Dec 10, 2016 $808

No Listed Product Honoraria

Additional details on this payment →

Synthes GmbH provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

SYNTHES GMBH
Apr 23, 2016 $808

No Listed Product Honoraria

Additional details on this payment →

Synthes GmbH provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

SYNTHES GMBH
Oct 23, 2016 $808

No Listed Product Honoraria

Additional details on this payment →

Synthes GmbH provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

SYNTHES GMBH
Apr 15, 2015 $807

TRAUMA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products, LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Dec 15, 2015 $804

TRAUMA Honoraria

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products, LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Sep 15, 2015 $804

TRAUMA Honoraria

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products, LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Apr 15, 2015 $804

TRAUMA Honoraria

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products, LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Sep 15, 2014 $790

TRAUMA Honoraria

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Nov 10, 2015 $649

TRAUMA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Related to bona-fide consulting activity

DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Jan 29, 2015 $628

TRAUMA Travel and Lodging

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Related to bona-fide consulting activity

DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Dec 13, 2013 $550

No Listed Product Nonaccredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support didactic and hands-on educational programs involving orthopaedic related disease states and surgical techniques and procedures, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the educational programs.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Dec 4, 2016 $505

No Listed Product Accredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

Synthes GmbH provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support didactic and hands-on educational programs involving orthopaedic related disease states and surgical techniques and procedures, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their development and presentation of these educational programs.

SYNTHES GMBH
Dec 15, 2015 $503

TRAUMA Accredited Training

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support didactic and hands-on educational programs involving orthopaedic related disease states and surgical techniques and procedures, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program accredited by Eucomed, the independent medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their development and presentation of these educational programs.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Sep 15, 2015 $278

TRAUMA Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

DePuy Synthes Products, LLC provides funding to an independent medical society in Europe to support a program involving the review and development of new surgical techniques, as well as implants and instruments needed to execute those techniques, under the medical guidance of independent surgeons. Under this program, the medical society pays the surgeons a per diem and expenses for their participation in the review and development process.

DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
May 21, 2016 $266

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to provide meals to attendees of an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Mar 6, 2015 $244

CHECKPOINT STIMULATOR Food and Beverage NDI MEDICAL, LLC
Nov 5, 2016 $212

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to support travel for attendees selected by an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Oct 15, 2016 $179

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to support travel for attendees selected by an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Sep 8, 2016 $158

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to provide meals to attendees of an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Oct 15, 2016 $137

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to provide meals to attendees of an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Jun 5, 2014 $119

HAMMERLOCK SPEED Food and Beverage BIOMEDICAL ENTERPRISES INC
Nov 5, 2016 $113

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Indirect value transfer (used to provide meals to attendees of an independent medical society)

SYNTHES GMBH
Nov 18, 2015 $112

RECON-SKIN AND WOUND Food and Beverage INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Mar 4, 2015 $105

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jun 9, 2016 $92

VA-LCP PLATES & SCREWS Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Related to product discussion

DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Jul 13, 2016 $83

VA-LCP PLATES & SCREWS Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Related to product discussion

DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Mar 2, 2015 $78

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Nov 10, 2015 $64

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Related to bona-fide consulting activity

DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Nov 2, 2016 $47

SBI RADIAL HEAD Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 13, 2015 $26

APTIS DRUJ Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Meal with doctors and fellows

APTIS MEDICAL, LLC
Sep 8, 2016 $18

PERFORM GLENOID Food and Beverage WRIGHT MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Dec 18, 2014 $13

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Related to product discussion

DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
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