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GEORGE W WHARTON
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GEORGE W WHARTON

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
1341 W. MOCKINGBIRD LN, MOCKINGBIRD TOWERS, SUITE 710E, DALLAS, TX, 75247
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DR. GEORGE WHARTON,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

28

payments

$54,188

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2015

17

payments

$60,495

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2014

7

payments

$50,562

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2013

15

payments

$28,760

payment total

6

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
Royalty or License
4 $59,631
Royalty or License
4 $53,032
Royalty or License
4 $50,492
Royalty or License
2 $26,571
Travel and Lodging
3 $1,754
Travel and Lodging
5 $940
Travel and Lodging
1 $560
Food and Beverage
8 $435
Food and Beverage
11 $304
Food and Beverage
9 $217
Food and Beverage
3 $69

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
INDEPENDENCE

device

$53,032
EXCELSIUS ROBOTICS SYSTEM

device

$546
MARS 3VL RETRACTOR

device

$433
SPINE

device

$46
PENNSAID

drug

$42
STERISPINE PS

device

$30
STERISPINE LC

device

$30
BIO4

device

$20
DUEXIS

drug

$14
BIOLOGIX ALLOGRAFT BONE

device

$14
CAVUX CERVICAL CAGE

device

$14
ALLY BONE SCREW

device

$14
DTRAX SPINAL SYSTEM

device

$14
MAGNIFY-S

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
SPINE

device

$60,192
CERVICAL

device

$222
GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION

device

$44
MIS/LATERAL

device

$25
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$22
N/A

drug

$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
SPINE

device

$50,492
THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES

device

$38
ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE

device

$20
ADVANCED ENERGY CUTTING DEVICE

device

$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.
Product Name Product Type Payments
SPINE

device

$28,416
COFLEX-F

device

$175
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$39
INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES

device

$22
HYALGAN

drug

$18
† 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
Dec 31, 2015 $17,477

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 31, 2013 $14,628

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 30, 2015 $14,405

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 31, 2015 $14,268

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 31, 2016 $14,094

INDEPENDENCE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 30, 2016 $13,767

INDEPENDENCE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 30, 2015 $13,481

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 31, 2014 $13,226

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 30, 2016 $13,094

INDEPENDENCE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 31, 2014 $13,017

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 30, 2014 $12,398

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 31, 2016 $12,077

INDEPENDENCE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 30, 2013 $11,943

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 30, 2014 $11,851

SPINE Royalty or License GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 13, 2013 $1,282

SPINE Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 5, 2015 $560

SPINE Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 5, 2016 $461

EXCELSIUS ROBOTICS SYSTEM Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 12, 2016 $433

MARS 3VL RETRACTOR Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $297

SPINE Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 21, 2013 $175

COFLEX-F Travel and Lodging PARADIGM SPINE, LLC
Dec 14, 2013 $131

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 13, 2013 $125

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 5, 2016 $71

EXCELSIUS ROBOTICS SYSTEM Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 9, 2013 $45

No Listed Product Food and Beverage BAXANO SURGICAL, INC.
Oct 10, 2013 $45

No Listed Product Food and Beverage BAXANO SURGICAL, INC.
Dec 17, 2015 $44

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 17 1059 1

K2M, INC.
Mar 19, 2015 $42

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 16, 2015 $41

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 21, 2013 $39

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Feb 27, 2014 $38

THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Feb 6, 2015 $33

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 21, 2015 $32

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 7, 2016 $30

STERISPINE LC STERISPINE PS Food and Beverage SAFE ORTHOPAEDICS, LLC
Jun 18, 2015 $29

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 7, 2015 $25

CERVICAL MIS/LATERAL Food and Beverage

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Related to product discussion

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 5, 2013 $22

INTERVENTIONAL THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Feb 11, 2016 $22

PENNSAID Food and Beverage HORIZON PHARMA PLC
Aug 20, 2015 $22

THORACOLUMBAR THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Aug 6, 2016 $21

SPINE Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 13, 2016 $20

BIO4 Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 27, 2014 $20

ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Apr 22, 2016 $19

PENNSAID Food and Beverage HORIZON PHARMA PLC
Dec 16, 2013 $18

HYALGAN Food and Beverage FIDIA PHARMA USA INC
Oct 8, 2015 $17

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 4, 2016 $16

SPINE Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 23, 2015 $16

N/A Food and Beverage

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Dylan Thompson - Exp7/20-26/15

LIFE SPINE, INC.
Jan 28, 2016 $14

DUEXIS Food and Beverage HORIZON PHARMA PLC
Dec 8, 2016 $14

ALLY BONE SCREW BIOLOGIX ALLOGRAFT BONE CAVUX CERVICAL CAGE DTRAX SPINAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage PROVIDENCE MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Aug 6, 2016 $13

EXCELSIUS ROBOTICS SYSTEM Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 9, 2016 $13

MAGNIFY-S Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 10, 2014 $12

ADVANCED ENERGY CUTTING DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $10

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 5, 2016 $8

SPINE Travel and Lodging GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 19, 2015 $3

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
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