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MARK A GROH
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MARK A GROH

Listed Specialty: Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
257 MCDOWELL ST, ASHEVILLE, NC, 28803-2606
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DR. MARK GROH,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

17

payments

$24,040

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2015

39

payments

$37,620

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

19

payments

$21,631

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2013

28

payments

$31,285

payment total

1

company 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
Promotional Speaking/Other
17 $26,165
Promotional Speaking/Other
3 $15,000
Consulting
3 $13,213
Travel and Lodging
4 $11,905
Promotional Speaking/Other
22 $11,220
Promotional Speaking/Other
10 $10,660
Consulting
1 $10,000
Consulting
2 $8,160
Consulting
2 $5,818
Food and Beverage
21 $1,455
Food and Beverage
14 $814
Food and Beverage
4 $167

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
MAX1, MAX5

device

$12,875
LAA035, LAA040, LAA045, LAA050

device

$12,875
ATRICURE BIPOLAR SYSTEM

device

$12,875
TRIFECTA VALVE

device

$10,685
BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE

device

$10,685
EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE

device

$10,685
TRIFECTA GT

device

$10,685
COBRA FUSION 150

device

$463
OLL2, OSL2, ASU2, ASB3

device

$125
ACH235, ACH240, ACH245, ACH250

device

$89
ACH135, ACH140, ACH145, ACH150

device

$37
COREVALVE EVOLUT

device

$17
† 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
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$21,626
TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES

device

$15,545
OTHER

drug

$229
HEART VALVES

device

$155
PERICARDIAL HEART VALVES

device

$65
† 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
TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES

device

$20,397
HEART VALVE REPAIR

device

$818
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$339
OTHER

device

$77
VASCULAR

device

$27
† 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
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$31,285
† 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
Nov 13, 2015 $10,000

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Consulting EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
May 20, 2016 $7,210

ATRICURE BIPOLAR SYSTEM LAA035, LAA040, LAA045, LAA050 MAX1, MAX5 Consulting ATRICURE, INC.
May 20, 2016 $5,665

ATRICURE BIPOLAR SYSTEM LAA035, LAA040, LAA045, LAA050 MAX1, MAX5 Consulting ATRICURE, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $5,543

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $5,543

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 9, 2015 $5,000

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Promotional Speaking/Other EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Sep 5, 2014 $5,000

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Promotional Speaking/Other EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jun 25, 2014 $5,000

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Consulting EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Nov 5, 2014 $5,000

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Promotional Speaking/Other EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Aug 20, 2014 $5,000

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Promotional Speaking/Other EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jul 2, 2015 $4,080

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 20, 2013 $4,080

STRUCTURAL HEART Consulting ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 20, 2013 $4,080

STRUCTURAL HEART Consulting ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $4,080

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 2, 2015 $3,060

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $2,040

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $1,599

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $1,599

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $1,333

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $1,333

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 2, 2015 $1,275

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $1,066

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $1,066

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $1,066

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $1,020

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $1,020

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 19, 2014 $818

HEART VALVE REPAIR Consulting EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Dec 10, 2013 $540

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $533

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $533

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 8, 2016 $533

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 22, 2015 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 11, 2013 $510

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 23, 2016 $338

COBRA FUSION 150 Consulting ATRICURE, INC.
Oct 15, 2013 $279

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 17, 2015 $149

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
May 8, 2014 $145

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 4, 2015 $144

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jun 14, 2015 $136

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 24, 2015 $107

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Aug 24, 2015 $98

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Jun 15, 2015 $92

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 19, 2014 $92

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Aug 25, 2015 $91

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Jul 30, 2015 $90

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 16, 2014 $89

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Dec 19, 2016 $89

ACH235, ACH240, ACH245, ACH250 COBRA FUSION 150 OLL2, OSL2, ASU2, ASB3 Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Jul 29, 2014 $78

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Dec 15, 2015 $73

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 20, 2015 $73

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Mar 7, 2014 $71

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Apr 29, 2014 $68

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Nov 9, 2014 $67

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 13, 2015 $65

PERICARDIAL HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jan 13, 2014 $59

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Jul 18, 2015 $57

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Mar 3, 2015 $45

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Mar 4, 2015 $43

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Mar 27, 2014 $41

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 7, 2015 $40

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Jan 24, 2015 $37

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
May 24, 2016 $37

ACH135, ACH140, ACH145, ACH150 COBRA FUSION 150 OLL2, OSL2, ASU2, ASB3 Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Jun 15, 2015 $31

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Feb 11, 2015 $30

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 21, 2014 $30

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 6, 2014 $29

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 10, 2014 $27

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 16, 2016 $25

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 19, 2015 $21

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 18, 2015 $18

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 20, 2016 $17

COREVALVE EVOLUT Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jul 20, 2015 $15

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Sep 15, 2014 $10

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Aug 11, 2014 $9

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
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