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ROBERT B SALTZMAN
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ROBERT B SALTZMAN

Listed Specialty: Diagnostic Radiology
1200 E MICHIGAN AVE, SUITE 580, LANSING, MI, 48912-1800
Is This Your Doctor?

ROBERT SALTZMAN,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

42

payments

$3,099

payment total

16

companies paid this doctor
2015

15

payments

$297

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2014

22

payments

$1,672

payment total

11

companies paid this doctor
2013

9

payments

$973

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor

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This doctor received a payment on days in .

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Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Travel and Lodging
8 $2,128
Travel and Lodging
1 $906
Food and Beverage
32 $900
Food and Beverage
21 $766
Travel and Lodging
1 $592
Food and Beverage
8 $380
Food and Beverage
15 $297
Education
1 $70

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
INDIGO

device

$1,430
PENUMBRA RUBY COIL

device

$1,415
CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM

device

$707
PERIPHERAL ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM

device

$122
COOK MEDICAL CELECT PLATINUM

device

$103
GLIDESHEATH

device

$91
OPTITORQUE

device

$70
TR BAND

device

$70
BPV-DENALI

device

$67
ASTRON

device

$54
EFFIENT

drug

$51
AZUR

device

$49
XARELTO

drug

$44
CVX-300/CVX-300P

device

$43
BRILINTA

drug

$43
BPV-FLUENCY

device

$27
BPV-BARD MISSION

device

$24
SAMSCA

drug

$21
NAVICROSS

device

$21
BPV-EQUISTREAM CATHETER

device

$19
STABILIT

device

$18
STAR TUMOR ABLATION SYSTEM

device

$18
HUMALOG

drug

$14
BIOMONITOR 2

device

$13
KYPHON BALLOON KYPHOPLASTY

device

$12
BPV-POWERPORT

device

$12
ELIQUIS

drug

$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.
Product Name Product Type Payments
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - FILTERS

device

$73
ONCOLOGY

device

$40
VASCULAR

device

$39
EFFIENT

drug

$32
PRADAXA

drug

$24
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - CATHETERS

device

$21
COILS

device

$16
SAMSCA

drug

$15
HEART VALVES

device

$14
INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES

device

$11
CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT

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.
Product Name Product Type Payments
RUBY

device

$1,314
INDIGO

device

$1,063
VASCULAR

device

$119
PENUMBRA SYSTEM

device

$61
ONCOLOGY

device

$41
ATHERECTOMY DEVICE

device

$29
BRILINTA

drug

$26
VASCULAR INTERVENTION

device

$18
EFFIENT

drug

$14
INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES

device

$12
ELIQUIS

drug

$12
EKOSONIC

device

$10
† 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
VASCULAR

device

$823
INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES

device

$84
ANGIOPLASTY

device

$54
LEXISCAN

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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Oct 22, 2014 $906

INDIGO RUBY Travel and Lodging

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travel in connection with a training or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $592

VASCULAR Travel and Lodging BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 26, 2016 $564

INDIGO PENUMBRA RUBY COIL Travel and Lodging

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Travel in connection with a training or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $405

INDIGO PENUMBRA RUBY COIL Travel and Lodging

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Travel in connection with a training, research or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Oct 18, 2016 $319

CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM Travel and Lodging

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Related to Product Training Activity

ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY INC.
Nov 15, 2014 $232

RUBY Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training education or research event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Nov 1, 2016 $216

CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM Travel and Lodging

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Related to Product Training Activity

ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY INC.
Aug 26, 2016 $176

INDIGO PENUMBRA RUBY COIL Travel and Lodging

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Travel in connection with a training or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Nov 24, 2014 $157

INDIGO RUBY Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training education or research event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Nov 3, 2016 $150

CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM Travel and Lodging

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Related to Product Training Activity

ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY INC.
Feb 12, 2016 $150

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Aug 27, 2016 $147

INDIGO PENUMBRA RUBY COIL Travel and Lodging

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Travel in connection with a training or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Nov 21, 2013 $127

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 6, 2016 $123

INDIGO PENUMBRA RUBY COIL Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training education or research event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Oct 5, 2016 $122

PERIPHERAL ORBITAL ATHERECTOMY SYSTEM Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Jan 8, 2016 $103

COOK MEDICAL CELECT PLATINUM Food and Beverage COOK INCORPORATED
Aug 7, 2013 $87

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 10, 2015 $73

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - FILTERS 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
Oct 9, 2013 $70

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Feb 11, 2016 $70

GLIDESHEATH OPTITORQUE TR BAND Education TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jun 25, 2014 $68

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Nov 14, 2014 $61

PENUMBRA SYSTEM Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training education or research event

PENUMBRA, INC.
May 11, 2016 $54

ASTRON Food and Beverage MAQUET CARDIOVASCULAR U.S. SALES, L.L.C.
Aug 21, 2013 $54

ANGIOPLASTY Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 24, 2016 $43

CVX-300/CVX-300P Food and Beverage THE SPECTRANETICS CORPORATION
Mar 7, 2016 $33

BPV-DENALI Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Mar 5, 2014 $29

ATHERECTOMY DEVICE Food and Beverage CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC.
Jun 4, 2015 $27

ONCOLOGY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 5, 2016 $27

BPV-FLUENCY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Apr 25, 2016 $24

BPV-BARD MISSION Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 12, 2014 $23

ONCOLOGY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 24, 2015 $23

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 27, 2016 $22

BPV-DENALI Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Apr 18, 2016 $21

SAMSCA Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Feb 12, 2015 $21

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - CATHETERS 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
Nov 2, 2016 $21

CERTUS 140 MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM Food and Beverage ETHICON ENDO-SURGERY INC.
Feb 11, 2016 $21

GLIDESHEATH NAVICROSS Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Nov 15, 2014 $19

RUBY Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training education or research event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Sep 6, 2016 $19

BPV-EQUISTREAM CATHETER Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Apr 10, 2015 $19

EFFIENT Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Jul 29, 2016 $19

AZUR Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Jul 15, 2014 $18

VASCULAR INTERVENTION Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Mar 24, 2016 $18

STABILIT STAR TUMOR ABLATION SYSTEM Food and Beverage DFINE, INC
Nov 26, 2014 $17

ONCOLOGY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 24, 2016 $17

AZUR Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Aug 26, 2015 $16

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
May 13, 2015 $16

COILS Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC NEUROVASCULAR
Apr 20, 2016 $16

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jul 11, 2016 $16

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Jul 14, 2016 $16

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Feb 28, 2014 $15

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ANGIODYNAMICS, INC.
Apr 27, 2016 $15

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Aug 26, 2016 $15

INDIGO Food and Beverage

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Meal in connection with a training research or educational event

PENUMBRA, INC.
Mar 27, 2015 $15

SAMSCA Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Mar 18, 2016 $14

EFFIENT Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Jul 8, 2014 $14

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 4, 2014 $14

EFFIENT Food and Beverage DAIICHI SANKYO INC.
May 13, 2015 $14

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 4, 2016 $14

EFFIENT HUMALOG Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
May 29, 2015 $13

PRADAXA Food and Beverage BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Sep 14, 2016 $13

AZUR Food and Beverage TERUMO MEDICAL CORPORATION
Sep 18, 2013 $13

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Apr 3, 2015 $13

ONCOLOGY Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 19, 2014 $13

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 20, 2015 $13

EFFIENT Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Dec 2, 2014 $13

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
May 23, 2016 $13

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jun 16, 2016 $13

BIOMONITOR 2 Food and Beverage BIOTRONIK INC.
Feb 19, 2016 $12

EFFIENT Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Apr 1, 2016 $12

KYPHON BALLOON KYPHOPLASTY Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Oct 30, 2013 $12

LEXISCAN Food and Beverage ASTELLAS PHARMA US INC
Nov 20, 2014 $12

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Aug 9, 2016 $12

BRILINTA Food and Beverage

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Informational Meal

ASTRAZENECA PHARMACEUTICALS LP
Feb 5, 2014 $12

ELIQUIS Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
May 14, 2014 $12

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
May 9, 2014 $12

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Feb 12, 2016 $12

BPV-DENALI BPV-POWERPORT Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Jul 1, 2015 $11

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
May 11, 2015 $11

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage VASCULAR SOLUTIONS, INC.
Mar 20, 2016 $11

ELIQUIS Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Mar 14, 2016 $11

EFFIENT Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
May 12, 2015 $11

PRADAXA Food and Beverage BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jan 29, 2014 $11

VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 8, 2014 $10

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
Dec 19, 2013 $10

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Nov 25, 2013 $7

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $3

VASCULAR Food and Beverage BARD PERIPHERAL VASCULAR, INC.
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