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CHRISTOPHER C HILLS
Is This Your Doctor?

CHRISTOPHER C HILLS

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
555 E BROADWAY AVE, JACKSON, WY, 83001-8640
Is This Your Doctor?

CHRISTOPHER HILLS,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

45

payments

$5,965

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2015

27

payments

$2,215

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

37

payments

$54,000

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2013

11

payments

$25,429

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
Grant
2 $50,000
Grant
1 $25,000
Travel and Lodging
18 $4,897
Travel and Lodging
8 $2,956
Travel and Lodging
8 $1,535
Food and Beverage
27 $1,068
Food and Beverage
26 $1,009
Food and Beverage
18 $656
Food and Beverage
6 $269
Travel and Lodging
4 $160
Education
1 $35
Gift
1 $23

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
O-ARM-ST

device

$2,075
XLIF

device

$1,918
VIPER

device

$1,409
ZERO-P

device

$1,334
EXPEDIUM

device

$370
RELINE

device

$320
TPAL

device

$318
PRODISC

device

$75
TFN ADVANCED

device

$50
LESSRAY

device

$31
VAPR

device

$18
BUTRANS

drug

$18
OXYCONTIN

drug

$18
HYSINGLA ER

drug

$18
AQUAMANTYS

device

$15
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$15
KYPHON BALLOON KYPHOPLASTY

device

$4
† 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
INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS

device

$1,674
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$398
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$44
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$43
SPORTS MEDICINE

device

$20
TRAUMA

device

$13
† 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
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$52,952
INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES

device

$735
TRAUMA

device

$95
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$70
INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS

device

$69
SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING

device

$34
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$31
SPINE

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
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$25,000
SPINE FIXATION

device

$200
INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES

device

$95
BIOLOGICS

device

$91
TRAUMA

device

$44
† 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
Jul 3, 2014 $25,000

THORACOLUMBAR Grant NUVASIVE, INC.
Nov 26, 2013 $25,000

THORACOLUMBAR Grant NUVASIVE, INC.
Jan 28, 2014 $25,000

THORACOLUMBAR Grant NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 5, 2016 $960

O-ARM-ST Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Feb 6, 2015 $935

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 29, 2014 $880

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 22, 2016 $856

VIPER ZERO-P Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 21, 2014 $629

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $567

O-ARM-ST Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Dec 12, 2014 $547

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 8, 2016 $540

XLIF Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 30, 2016 $487

XLIF Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Jun 27, 2014 $372

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Mar 2, 2016 $318

EXPEDIUM TPAL VIPER ZERO-P Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jun 27, 2014 $270

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $242

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $217

O-ARM-ST Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Sep 15, 2016 $168

XLIF Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 15, 2016 $168

XLIF Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 21, 2016 $161

VIPER ZERO-P Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Nov 5, 2014 $134

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 11, 2014 $133

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 29, 2013 $124

SPINE FIXATION Travel and Lodging ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V.
Feb 25, 2016 $124

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SPINAL ELEMENTS, INC.
Oct 5, 2016 $120

O-ARM-ST Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Dec 12, 2014 $115

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 7, 2015 $114

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 23, 2016 $104

RELINE XLIF Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 14, 2014 $100

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $98

O-ARM-ST Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Jun 13, 2016 $95

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 25, 2013 $91

BIOLOGICS Food and Beverage ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V.
Sep 16, 2016 $86

RELINE Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $86

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $86

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 18, 2015 $83

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jun 27, 2014 $82

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Sep 15, 2016 $75

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 15, 2016 $75

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 23, 2016 $75

PRODISC VIPER Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 13, 2014 $73

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 16, 2014 $70

THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Jun 18, 2014 $70

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $65

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 21, 2013 $65

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Jul 23, 2014 $60

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 12, 2014 $59

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 9, 2015 $55

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 14, 2015 $54

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Mar 15, 2016 $53

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $52

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $52

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $52

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 22, 2016 $52

EXPEDIUM Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 13, 2014 $52

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 16, 2016 $51

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jan 30, 2015 $44

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 11, 2013 $44

TRAUMA Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 18, 2016 $43

RELINE Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 18, 2016 $43

RELINE Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 17, 2016 $43

RELINE Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 21, 2015 $40

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 30, 2016 $35

XLIF Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 12, 2014 $35

THORACOLUMBAR Education NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $35

O-ARM-ST Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Jul 17, 2014 $35

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Feb 4, 2014 $34

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Food and Beverage BRAINLAB, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $32

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Nov 20, 2014 $31

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Nov 17, 2016 $31

LESSRAY Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 11, 2013 $30

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Jun 23, 2014 $29

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jun 26, 2015 $29

IFUSE IMPLANT Travel and Lodging SI-BONE, INC.
Dec 13, 2014 $28

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 1, 2016 $27

TFN ADVANCED Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
May 9, 2016 $27

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 21, 2014 $25

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 8, 2015 $25

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 26, 2013 $24

SPINE FIXATION Food and Beverage ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V.
Feb 26, 2016 $24

TFN ADVANCED Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jan 15, 2015 $23

No Listed Product Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $23

THORACOLUMBAR Gift NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 25, 2016 $23

O-ARM-ST Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $21

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $21

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 13, 2014 $21

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jun 25, 2015 $20

SPORTS MEDICINE Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $19

O-ARM-ST Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Dec 16, 2014 $19

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 18, 2016 $19

O-ARM-ST Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Jul 30, 2014 $18

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Apr 11, 2016 $18

VAPR Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Aug 26, 2016 $18

BUTRANS HYSINGLA ER OXYCONTIN Food and Beverage PURDUE PHARMA L.P.
Apr 25, 2016 $18

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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ACTIVE MEDICAL, LLC
Oct 30, 2013 $18

SPINE FIXATION Travel and Lodging ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V.
Sep 8, 2016 $17

O-ARM-ST Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
May 19, 2014 $17

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jul 30, 2015 $16

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 26, 2013 $16

SPINE FIXATION Food and Beverage ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V.
Sep 16, 2016 $15

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
May 20, 2014 $15

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 20, 2016 $15

AQUAMANTYS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Nov 16, 2016 $15

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Mar 18, 2016 $15

IFUSE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SI-BONE, INC.
Mar 12, 2015 $14

IFUSE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SI-BONE, INC.
Mar 4, 2015 $13

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Apr 13, 2014 $11

SPINE Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $10

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 12, 2014 $10

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 16, 2016 $10

XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 29, 2013 $9

SPINE FIXATION Travel and Lodging ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V.
Oct 28, 2013 $9

SPINE FIXATION Travel and Lodging ORTHOFIX INTERNATIONAL N.V.
May 5, 2014 $7

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 2, 2014 $7

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Apr 7, 2015 $7

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jul 30, 2014 $5

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jun 28, 2016 $4

KYPHON BALLOON KYPHOPLASTY Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Dec 2, 2014 $4

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Apr 13, 2014 $3

SPINE Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 19, 2016 $2

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
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