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JUSTIN E BIRD
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JUSTIN E BIRD

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
6410 FANNIN ST, STE 1535, HOUSTON, TX, 77030-3000
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DR. JUSTIN BIRD,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

5

payments

$882

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2015

9

payments

$4,020

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

24

payments

$16,643

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2013

13

payments

$4,587

payment total

7

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
Consulting
2 $7,700
Honoraria
2 $6,240
Consulting
1 $3,500
Honoraria
1 $3,120
Travel and Lodging
7 $1,841
Food and Beverage
13 $862
Food and Beverage
10 $682
Travel and Lodging
4 $669
Travel and Lodging
1 $633
Travel and Lodging
2 $404
Food and Beverage
4 $250
Food and Beverage
4 $231

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
NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

device

$633
VUEPOINT

device

$102
XLIF

device

$102
XARELTO

drug

$87
ASCEND FLEX

device

$43
VERSANAIL

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
SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING

device

$3,358
DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM

device

$581
TRAUMA

device

$65
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$16
† 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
SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING

device

$8,317
SPINE

device

$7,826
NADB_1

device

$118
EXTREMITIES

device

$103
KNEES

device

$85
SPINE IMPLANT

device

$80
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$42
† 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
SPINE

device

$4,158
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$153
KNEES

device

$98
EXTREMITIES

device

$93
SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING

device

$59
SET - TRAUMA

device

$25
† 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
Feb 12, 2014 $4,200

SPINE Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Oct 21, 2013 $3,500

SPINE Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Jun 4, 2014 $3,500

SPINE Consulting DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Apr 30, 2015 $3,120

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Honoraria BRAINLAB, INC.
Sep 5, 2014 $3,120

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Honoraria BRAINLAB, INC.
Apr 30, 2014 $3,120

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Honoraria BRAINLAB, INC.
Sep 19, 2014 $799

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
May 11, 2016 $633

NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 21, 2014 $584

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
Oct 7, 2015 $313

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Dec 2, 2013 $288

SPINE Travel and Lodging BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Oct 6, 2014 $271

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
May 20, 2015 $203

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
Oct 6, 2014 $177

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Food and Beverage BRAINLAB, INC.
Oct 11, 2013 $124

SPINE Food and Beverage BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Feb 26, 2014 $118

NADB_1 Food and Beverage STANMORE, INC.
Oct 7, 2015 $117

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Travel and Lodging INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Oct 15, 2013 $116

SPINE Travel and Lodging

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Related to Product Training

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 18, 2013 $116

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 7, 2015 $115

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Mar 26, 2014 $103

EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
May 4, 2016 $102

VUEPOINT XLIF Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 28, 2013 $98

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 4, 2013 $98

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 9, 2013 $93

EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event or activity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 5, 2016 $87

XARELTO Food and Beverage JANSSEN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jan 17, 2014 $86

SPINE Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT TRAINING ACTIVITY

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jan 24, 2014 $80

SPINE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SPINE WAVE, INC.
Apr 16, 2014 $79

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
Jun 11, 2014 $71

No Listed Product Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Aug 31, 2015 $65

TRAUMA Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 1, 2014 $65

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 26, 2013 $59

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Food and Beverage BRAINLAB, INC.
Oct 6, 2014 $45

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Food and Beverage BRAINLAB, INC.
Aug 26, 2016 $43

ASCEND FLEX Food and Beverage WRIGHT MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Feb 12, 2014 $42

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 18, 2014 $40

SPINE Food and Beverage

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Related to Product Training Activity

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Apr 30, 2014 $38

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
Dec 20, 2013 $37

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 5, 2015 $35

DA VINCI SURGICAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.
Sep 19, 2014 $35

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
Mar 21, 2014 $35

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
May 20, 2015 $35

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Travel and Lodging BRAINLAB, INC.
Nov 11, 2013 $25

SET - TRAUMA Food and Beverage BIOMET TRAUMA, LLC
Nov 4, 2014 $21

KNEES Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 6, 2013 $19

SPINE Food and Beverage BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Oct 21, 2016 $17

VERSANAIL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 11, 2015 $16

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 6, 2013 $13

SPINE Food and Beverage BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Jan 31, 2014 $9

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Food and Beverage BRAINLAB, INC.
Jan 31, 2014 $5

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Food and Beverage BRAINLAB, INC.
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