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AZAD GHASSEMI
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AZAD GHASSEMI

Listed Specialty: Neuroradiology
2801 K ST, SUITE 502, SACRAMENTO, CA, 95816-5120
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AZAD GHASSEMI,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

15

payments

$662

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2015

25

payments

$897

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

23

payments

$1,855

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2013

4

payments

$329

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
Food and Beverage
21 $1,175
Food and Beverage
25 $897
Travel and Lodging
2 $681
Food and Beverage
15 $662
Food and Beverage
4 $329

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
VISUALASE

device

$355
NEUROBLATE

device

$191
MAGNETOM VERIO A TIM AND DOT SYSTEM

device

$116
† 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
MRI-GUIDED LASER ABLATION

device

$331
LASER ABLATION

device

$192
GADAVIST

drug

$130
MRI

device

$120
VISUALASE

device

$87
ONFI

drug

$38
† 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
NEURO PROCEDURE KIT

device

$1,110
VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM

device

$561
MRI

device

$116
TOPIRAMATE

drug

$85
DIVALPROEX SODIUM DELAYED RELEASE TABLETS USP

drug

$85
QUDEXY XR TOPIRAMATE EXTENDED RELEASE CAPSULES

drug

$85
LAMOTRIGINE TABLETS USP

drug

$85
VISUALASE COOLED LASER APPLICATOR S

device

$33
† 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
VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM

device

$171
SABRIL

drug

$125
EOVIST

drug

$20
GADAVIST

drug

$20
OTHER

drug

$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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Mar 21, 2014 $379

NEURO PROCEDURE KIT Travel and Lodging VISUALASE, INC.
Apr 25, 2014 $301

NEURO PROCEDURE KIT Travel and Lodging VISUALASE, INC.
Mar 24, 2014 $218

NEURO PROCEDURE KIT Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Oct 20, 2013 $171

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Mar 21, 2014 $134

NEURO PROCEDURE KIT Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Sep 26, 2013 $125

SABRIL Food and Beverage LUNDBECK LLC
Jul 24, 2015 $125

MRI-GUIDED LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
May 15, 2014 $107

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
May 15, 2014 $107

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Jan 14, 2016 $105

NEUROBLATE Food and Beverage MONTERIS MEDICAL CORPORATION
Feb 4, 2016 $105

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Dec 19, 2016 $101

MAGNETOM VERIO A TIM AND DOT SYSTEM Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Dec 8, 2015 $93

GADAVIST Food and Beverage BAYER HEALTHCARE LLC
Aug 14, 2015 $92

MRI-GUIDED LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Aug 2, 2016 $86

NEUROBLATE Food and Beverage MONTERIS MEDICAL CORPORATION
Dec 6, 2014 $85

DIVALPROEX SODIUM DELAYED RELEASE TABLETS USP LAMOTRIGINE TABLETS USP QUDEXY XR TOPIRAMATE EXTENDED RELEASE CAPSULES TOPIRAMATE Food and Beverage UPSHER-SMITH LABORATORIES INC.
Oct 6, 2014 $75

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Jul 7, 2014 $60

NEURO PROCEDURE KIT Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Jan 16, 2015 $59

MRI-GUIDED LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Nov 22, 2015 $49

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Apr 24, 2015 $45

LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Jun 18, 2015 $41

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Oct 17, 2014 $40

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Oct 9, 2015 $38

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Nov 5, 2015 $38

ONFI Food and Beverage LUNDBECK LLC
Oct 17, 2014 $36

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Oct 17, 2014 $36

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Oct 17, 2014 $36

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Apr 3, 2015 $35

MRI-GUIDED LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Aug 22, 2014 $34

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Mar 4, 2016 $34

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Apr 10, 2015 $34

LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Mar 22, 2014 $33

VISUALASE COOLED LASER APPLICATOR S VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
May 20, 2016 $31

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Apr 22, 2016 $31

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
May 22, 2015 $30

LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Jul 11, 2014 $27

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $27

LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Feb 5, 2016 $27

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Dec 21, 2016 $26

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Jul 25, 2014 $26

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Jul 11, 2014 $26

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Jul 8, 2016 $25

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Mar 30, 2016 $25

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Oct 6, 2014 $24

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Apr 17, 2015 $23

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Jan 15, 2016 $23

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Jan 3, 2014 $20

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
May 27, 2015 $20

GADAVIST Food and Beverage BAYER HEALTHCARE LLC
Feb 5, 2015 $20

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Nov 10, 2015 $20

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Nov 9, 2013 $20

EOVIST GADAVIST Food and Beverage BAYER HEALTHCARE LLC
Jul 31, 2015 $19

LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Aug 14, 2015 $19

LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Sep 29, 2016 $19

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Nov 6, 2015 $18

LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Sep 26, 2014 $17

NEURO PROCEDURE KIT VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Mar 13, 2014 $17

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Jul 15, 2015 $17

GADAVIST Food and Beverage BAYER HEALTHCARE LLC
Nov 3, 2014 $16

VISUALASE THERMAL THERAPY SYSTEM Food and Beverage VISUALASE, INC.
Dec 19, 2016 $14

MAGNETOM VERIO A TIM AND DOT SYSTEM Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Jul 24, 2015 $14

MRI-GUIDED LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
May 6, 2015 $14

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
Sep 10, 2013 $13

OTHER Food and Beverage ARBOR PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jul 9, 2016 $10

VISUALASE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Feb 20, 2015 $7

MRI-GUIDED LASER ABLATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Feb 5, 2015 $3

MRI Food and Beverage SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC.
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