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PHILIP O MERRITT
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PHILIP O MERRITT

Listed Specialty: Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
1505 WILSON TER, SUITE 200, GLENDALE, CA, 91206-4071
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DR. PHILIP MERRITT,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

51

payments

$87,475

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2015

31

payments

$43,843

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2014

56

payments

$66,862

payment total

9

companies paid this doctor
2013

8

payments

$2,421

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
Consulting
9 $47,814
Royalty or License
7 $43,214
Consulting
9 $35,250
Consulting
16 $24,900
Royalty or License
4 $18,263
Travel and Lodging
15 $9,693
Travel and Lodging
21 $8,507
Royalty or License
4 $8,069
Royalty or License
1 $2,023
Food and Beverage
28 $1,286
Food and Beverage
9 $512
Food and Beverage
14 $504
Food and Beverage
6 $275
Travel and Lodging
2 $168
Travel and Lodging
1 $123

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 TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM

device

$28,207
ECHO

device

$17,535
TRIATHLON

device

$12,544
NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

device

$10,500
DJO SURGICAL FMP ACETABULAR SYSTEM

device

$8,420
DJO SURGICAL ALTIVATE REVERSE

device

$5,920
RIO

device

$5,672
MAKOPLASTY

device

$3,865
APERFIX FEMORAL FIXATION

device

$2,877
ACCOLADE

device

$324
TRIDENT

device

$107
ABSOLUTE BI POLAR SHOULDER

device

$35
MOBI C

device

$18
ROI A

device

$18
ROI C

device

$18
VERASENSE

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
JOINT IMPLANTS

device

$23,920
ROBOTICS

device

$18,059
KNEES

device

$1,667
HIPS

device

$146
BONE HEALING

device

$29
OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE

device

$26
FORTEO

drug

$18
OFIRMEV

drug

$11
† 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

$27,832
HIPS

device

$26,336
KNEES

device

$5,716
ROBOTICS

device

$98
BGS-BHS STIMULATORS

device

$34
OSTEOGENESIS STIMULATORS

device

$20
OFIRMEV

drug

$18
FLECTOR PATCH

drug

$13
ALEXIS WOUND PROTECTORS, RETRACTORS

device

$11
ALEXIS

device

$11
† 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

$2,146
HIPS

device

$158
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$50
EXTREMITIES

device

$46
OSTEOGENESIS STIMULATORS

device

$22
† 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
Jul 17, 2014 $12,064

No Listed Product Consulting

Additional details on this payment →

Stock options for consulting services

APPLIED MEDICAL CORPORATION
Oct 27, 2016 $10,500

NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 30, 2014 $9,250

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 17, 2016 $7,973

DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 21, 2016 $7,500

TRIATHLON Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 15, 2016 $7,103

DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 10, 2016 $7,088

ECHO Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $7,000

HIPS Consulting BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Apr 15, 2016 $5,787

DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 15, 2016 $5,750

DJO SURGICAL ALTIVATE REVERSE DJO SURGICAL FMP ACETABULAR SYSTEM Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Aug 12, 2016 $5,532

ECHO Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 5, 2014 $5,500

HIPS Consulting BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
May 13, 2016 $4,916

ECHO Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jan 15, 2016 $4,815

DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 15, 2015 $4,756

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 15, 2015 $4,691

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 24, 2016 $4,555

TRIATHLON Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 15, 2015 $4,552

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Dec 4, 2014 $4,500

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 29, 2014 $4,500

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 14, 2015 $4,263

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 13, 2015 $4,250

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 5, 2014 $4,000

HIPS Consulting BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Sep 18, 2014 $3,199

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 14, 2014 $2,961

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 15, 2016 $2,500

DJO SURGICAL FMP ACETABULAR SYSTEM DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 21, 2016 $2,500

RIO Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 5, 2016 $2,500

APERFIX FEMORAL FIXATION Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jul 1, 2015 $2,375

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jul 8, 2014 $2,154

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Oct 10, 2013 $2,023

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 21, 2015 $2,000

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 3, 2015 $2,000

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 21, 2016 $2,000

RIO Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 21, 2014 $1,778

HIPS Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Jan 15, 2014 $1,577

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 1, 2015 $1,500

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 13, 2015 $1,500

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 21, 2015 $1,500

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 21, 2015 $1,500

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 27, 2015 $1,500

KNEES Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 13, 2015 $1,500

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 3, 2015 $1,500

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 3, 2016 $1,499

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 10, 2014 $1,377

JOINT IMPLANTS Royalty or License ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Mar 24, 2016 $1,000

RIO Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 21, 2015 $1,000

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 28, 2016 $1,000

MAKOPLASTY Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 21, 2014 $995

HIPS Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Feb 13, 2015 $900

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 21, 2015 $875

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 12, 2014 $756

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 11, 2014 $697

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 29, 2014 $500

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 21, 2015 $500

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 30, 2014 $500

JOINT IMPLANTS Consulting ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 21, 2015 $500

ROBOTICS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 5, 2014 $491

HIPS Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Apr 5, 2016 $377

APERFIX FEMORAL FIXATION Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 3, 2016 $347

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 5, 2014 $303

HIPS Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Oct 2, 2014 $282

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Oct 16, 2014 $269

KNEES Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Nov 30, 2014 $269

HIPS Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Sep 18, 2014 $200

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 4, 2016 $197

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 4, 2016 $194

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 21, 2014 $180

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Feb 24, 2016 $173

TRIATHLON Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 4, 2016 $172

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 12, 2016 $172

MAKOPLASTY RIO Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 11, 2014 $166

HIPS Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Dec 12, 2014 $165

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 15, 2016 $153

DJO SURGICAL ALTIVATE REVERSE DJO SURGICAL FMP ACETABULAR SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Dec 20, 2016 $152

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 17, 2014 $148

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 4, 2015 $148

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 13, 2014 $146

HIPS Travel and Lodging BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Jun 11, 2015 $134

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 4, 2016 $131

TRIATHLON Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 11, 2014 $127

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 1, 2013 $123

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 26, 2013 $119

HIPS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 16, 2016 $117

ACCOLADE Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 8, 2014 $116

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 5, 2014 $114

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 2, 2015 $113

HIPS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 18, 2016 $107

TRIDENT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 25, 2016 $98

TRIATHLON Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 22, 2015 $95

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 24, 2014 $94

HIPS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 25, 2016 $87

TRIATHLON Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 16, 2016 $60

ACCOLADE Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 24, 2014 $57

KNEES Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Jun 16, 2016 $56

ACCOLADE Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 19, 2014 $50

HIPS KNEES ROBOTICS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 4, 2013 $50

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 19, 2014 $48

KNEES ROBOTICS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 18, 2016 $47

MAKOPLASTY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 7, 2013 $46

EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Sep 16, 2016 $40

MAKOPLASTY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 27, 2015 $39

KNEES Food and Beverage MICROPORT ORTHOPEDICS INC
Dec 5, 2014 $38

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Jun 3, 2014 $35

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Jul 7, 2016 $35

ABSOLUTE BI POLAR SHOULDER Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 13, 2015 $34

ROBOTICS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 12, 2014 $34

BGS-BHS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Jul 16, 2015 $33

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 16, 2016 $30

ACCOLADE Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
May 28, 2015 $29

BONE HEALING Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 2, 2016 $29

DJO SURGICAL TAPERFILL HIP SYSTEM Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 19, 2014 $27

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 4, 2016 $27

MAKOPLASTY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 27, 2016 $27

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TEAM_MAKENA_LLC
Oct 29, 2015 $26

OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE Food and Beverage SANOFI-AVENTIS U.S. LLC
Sep 4, 2013 $25

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Jun 3, 2014 $25

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Dec 19, 2013 $22

OSTEOGENESIS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EMPI, INC.
Oct 27, 2014 $20

OSTEOGENESIS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EMPI, INC.
Jun 16, 2016 $20

ACCOLADE Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 22, 2014 $19

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jun 16, 2016 $19

ACCOLADE Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 27, 2014 $18

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage CADENCE PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jun 9, 2015 $18

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Apr 12, 2016 $18

MOBI C ROI A ROI C Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jul 9, 2016 $17

DJO SURGICAL ALTIVATE REVERSE DJO SURGICAL FMP ACETABULAR SYSTEM Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jan 14, 2016 $17

MAKOPLASTY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 14, 2014 $15

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 30, 2013 $14

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Feb 6, 2014 $13

FLECTOR PATCH Food and Beverage PFIZER INC.
Dec 1, 2014 $13

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jun 3, 2014 $12

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Dec 7, 2015 $11

OFIRMEV Food and Beverage MALLINCKRODT LLC
Dec 12, 2014 $11

ALEXIS WOUND PROTECTORS, RETRACTORS Food and Beverage APPLIED MEDICAL RESOURCES CORPORATION
Jul 18, 2014 $11

ALEXIS Food and Beverage APPLIED MEDICAL RESOURCES CORPORATION
Dec 27, 2014 $10

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jun 16, 2016 $10

ACCOLADE Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 5, 2014 $9

HIPS Food and Beverage BIOMET ORTHOPEDICS, LLC
Aug 4, 2016 $9

VERASENSE Food and Beverage ORTHOSENSOR INC.
Jun 16, 2016 $9

ACCOLADE Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 27, 2014 $8

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 19, 2014 $8

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 13, 2016 $8

VERASENSE Food and Beverage ORTHOSENSOR INC.
Jun 16, 2016 $4

ACCOLADE Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 27, 2014 $2

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Dec 27, 2014 $1

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
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