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MICHAEL J TAUNTON
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MICHAEL J TAUNTON

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
200 1ST ST SW, ROCHESTER, MN, 55905-0001
Is This Your Doctor?

DR. MICHAEL TAUNTON,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

58

payments

$100,498

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2015

40

payments

$10,737

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2014

17

payments

$14,701

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2013

9

payments

$2,365

payment total

2

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
5 $62,972
Consulting
3 $30,650
Consulting
5 $13,050
Consulting
2 $5,500
Travel and Lodging
24 $5,394
Travel and Lodging
17 $3,960
Food and Beverage
26 $1,482
Food and Beverage
21 $1,278
Travel and Lodging
4 $1,148
Travel and Lodging
3 $1,088
Education
1 $1,051
Food and Beverage
8 $504
Food and Beverage
5 $226

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
DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE

device

$79,035
DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM

device

$52,286
DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM

device

$14,961
DJO SURGICAL LINEAR HIP SYSTEM

device

$14,770
DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM

device

$14,123
DJO SURGICAL CLP HIP SYSTEM

device

$1,765
DJO SURGICAL TURON MODULAR SHOULDER SYSTEM

device

$149
DJO SURGICAL FOUNDATION HIP SYSTEM

device

$144
ACTIS

device

$50
† 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
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$10,615
HIPS

device

$111
TRAUMA

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
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$14,008
HIPS

device

$693
KNEES

device

$605
† 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
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$1,294
KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY

device

$1,071
† 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 17, 2016 $26,954

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 15, 2016 $16,728

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 1, 2016 $14,750

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL LINEAR HIP SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 1, 2016 $11,400

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 15, 2016 $11,331

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 15, 2014 $5,850

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 1, 2016 $4,500

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 18, 2016 $4,222

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 30, 2014 $4,200

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 1, 2015 $4,000

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 18, 2016 $3,737

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 1, 2015 $1,500

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 16, 2015 $1,203

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 30, 2014 $1,200

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 30, 2014 $1,200

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 28, 2016 $1,125

DJO SURGICAL CLP HIP SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 23, 2013 $1,051

KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY Education ARTHREX, INC.
Aug 9, 2013 $758

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 18, 2016 $711

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 16, 2015 $645

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 30, 2014 $600

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 22, 2016 $557

DJO SURGICAL CLP HIP SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 18, 2016 $552

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 10, 2015 $532

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 12, 2015 $484

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 14, 2014 $465

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
May 2, 2014 $354

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Sep 1, 2016 $311

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
May 2, 2016 $264

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 14, 2016 $260

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 23, 2016 $260

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 18, 2016 $260

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 1, 2016 $225

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 18, 2016 $218

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 27, 2014 $212

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 26, 2015 $206

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 17, 2015 $203

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 9, 2015 $171

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 9, 2013 $168

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 28, 2016 $168

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 10, 2013 $162

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 27, 2014 $150

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 18, 2016 $149

DJO SURGICAL TURON MODULAR SHOULDER SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 5, 2015 $148

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 26, 2015 $147

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 2, 2016 $140

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 9, 2013 $130

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 28, 2016 $126

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 1, 2016 $122

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
May 2, 2014 $118

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Nov 7, 2014 $118

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 5, 2015 $111

HIPS Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 2, 2016 $108

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 16, 2015 $105

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Dec 8, 2016 $102

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 10, 2015 $101

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 11, 2014 $99

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jul 16, 2015 $94

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 9, 2015 $88

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 2, 2015 $85

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 8, 2015 $85

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 2, 2016 $84

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 3, 2015 $84

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 14, 2015 $84

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 8, 2015 $84

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 8, 2015 $84

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 25, 2016 $84

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 2, 2016 $84

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 2, 2015 $84

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 22, 2016 $83

DJO SURGICAL CLP HIP SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 28, 2016 $81

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 2, 2016 $72

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 27, 2014 $66

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Aug 10, 2016 $64

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 17, 2016 $64

DJO SURGICAL FOUNDATION HIP SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 17, 2016 $58

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 15, 2016 $52

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 4, 2016 $50

ACTIS Food and Beverage

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DEPUY ORTHOPAEDICS INC.
Jul 17, 2015 $49

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 26, 2013 $44

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 3, 2016 $44

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 23, 2015 $41

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 17, 2015 $39

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 2, 2015 $36

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 9, 2016 $35

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 25, 2016 $33

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 18, 2016 $32

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 20, 2016 $32

DJO SURGICAL FOUNDATION HIP SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 3, 2015 $29

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 9, 2015 $29

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 3, 2015 $28

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 16, 2015 $26

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 3, 2016 $26

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 9, 2015 $25

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
May 18, 2016 $24

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 23, 2016 $23

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE DJO SURGICAL FOUNDATION HIP SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 19, 2016 $23

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 12, 2014 $23

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Mar 19, 2016 $21

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 17, 2015 $21

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 25, 2016 $20

DJO SURGICAL LINEAR HIP SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 23, 2013 $20

KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Mar 3, 2014 $19

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 10, 2013 $19

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 11, 2015 $16

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 3, 2014 $16

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 18, 2016 $15

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 16, 2015 $15

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 26, 2014 $15

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 23, 2016 $14

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 2, 2016 $14

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 17, 2015 $14

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 19, 2016 $14

DJO SURGICAL 3DKNEE SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 18, 2016 $14

DJO SURGICAL EMPOWR KNEE SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 19, 2016 $14

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 10, 2016 $13

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 17, 2016 $13

DJO SURGICAL FOUNDATION HIP SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 10, 2013 $13

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 11, 2015 $13

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 23, 2016 $12

DJO SURGICAL EXPRT REVISION KNEE DJO SURGICAL FOUNDATION HIP SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 22, 2015 $12

TRAUMA Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Nov 5, 2015 $9

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 10, 2015 $6

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
May 2, 2016 $4

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
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