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MICHAEL P FISCHBEIN
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MICHAEL P FISCHBEIN

Listed Specialty: Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
300 PASTEUR DR, STANFORD, CA, 94305-2200
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MICHAEL FISCHBEIN,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

23

payments

$8,992

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2015

30

payments

$21,717

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2014

50

payments

$18,982

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2013

3

payments

$177

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
Consulting
1 $11,539
Promotional Speaking/Other
5 $11,221
Travel and Lodging
8 $8,525
Promotional Speaking/Other
3 $6,870
Travel and Lodging
12 $5,191
Food and Beverage
33 $2,570
Food and Beverage
17 $1,656
Food and Beverage
21 $1,653
Travel and Lodging
3 $467
Food and Beverage
2 $175
Education
1 $2

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
ATTUNE FLEXIBLE ADJUSTABLE ANNULOPLASTY RING

device

$6,870
TAILOR FLEXIBLE RING AND BAND

device

$6,870
ANGIO-SEAL

device

$645
VASCUTEK

device

$320
SARNS

device

$247
CAPIOX

device

$225
VIRTUOSAPH

device

$225
BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE

device

$184
EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE

device

$184
TRIFECTA VALVE

device

$184
TRIFECTA GT

device

$184
CARDIOMEMS HF SYSTEM

device

$166
CDI

device

$150
CG FUTURE

device

$141
COREVALVE EVOLUT

device

$117
CARPENTIER-EDWARDS PERIMOUNT MAGNA MITRAL EASE PERICARDIAL VALVE

device

$114
HERCULES

device

$91
3F

device

$63
HANCOCK

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
HEART VALVE REPAIR

device

$17,826
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$2,716
VASCULAR

device

$1,122
HEART VALVES

device

$780
CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT

device

$350
PERICARDIAL HEART VALVES

device

$45
† 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
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$15,818
HEART VALVES

device

$1,803
CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT

drug

$960
TAG THORACIC ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$191
OTHER

device

$111
RELAY

device

$46
PERICARDIAL HEART VALVES

device

$33
PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - STENTS

device

$19
† 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
TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES

device

$147
CONFORMABLE TAG THORACIC ENDOPROSTHESIS

device

$29
† 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
Sep 25, 2015 $11,539

HEART VALVE REPAIR Consulting EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jul 9, 2015 $6,249

HEART VALVE REPAIR Travel and Lodging EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Aug 28, 2014 $3,664

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 18, 2014 $3,664

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 7, 2016 $3,206

ATTUNE FLEXIBLE ADJUSTABLE ANNULOPLASTY RING TAILOR FLEXIBLE RING AND BAND Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 7, 2016 $1,832

ATTUNE FLEXIBLE ADJUSTABLE ANNULOPLASTY RING TAILOR FLEXIBLE RING AND BAND Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 18, 2014 $1,832

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 7, 2016 $1,832

ATTUNE FLEXIBLE ADJUSTABLE ANNULOPLASTY RING TAILOR FLEXIBLE RING AND BAND Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 28, 2014 $1,603

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 28, 2014 $1,603

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 18, 2014 $1,374

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 28, 2014 $687

STRUCTURAL HEART Promotional Speaking/Other ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 23, 2014 $615

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 16, 2015 $550

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 23, 2015 $550

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Oct 8, 2015 $457

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 7, 2014 $304

HEART VALVES Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 7, 2014 $266

HEART VALVES Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 16, 2014 $254

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 27, 2016 $253

ANGIO-SEAL Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 8, 2015 $252

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 27, 2014 $200

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Sep 7, 2014 $198

HEART VALVES Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 16, 2014 $195

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 25, 2014 $192

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Apr 23, 2014 $191

TAG THORACIC ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Sep 8, 2014 $191

HEART VALVES Travel and Lodging MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 23, 2015 $187

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 24, 2016 $184

BIOCOR STENTED TISSUE VALVE EPIC STENTED TISSUE VALVE TRIFECTA GT TRIFECTA VALVE Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 23, 2015 $180

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Jun 25, 2014 $172

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
May 17, 2016 $166

CARDIOMEMS HF SYSTEM Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 24, 2014 $165

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Jun 26, 2015 $164

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 8, 2015 $159

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 28, 2016 $156

ANGIO-SEAL Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 26, 2014 $154

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 26, 2014 $150

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Dec 7, 2016 $150

CDI SARNS VASCUTEK Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Oct 8, 2015 $148

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 3, 2013 $145

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jan 26, 2015 $142

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Oct 27, 2016 $141

ANGIO-SEAL Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 7, 2014 $140

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Mar 19, 2014 $140

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 25, 2015 $137

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 25, 2016 $133

CG FUTURE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 25, 2015 $132

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 23, 2015 $128

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
May 14, 2016 $128

CAPIOX VIRTUOSAPH Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Jan 27, 2015 $122

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Jan 27, 2014 $120

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Mar 2, 2016 $120

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jun 23, 2016 $117

COREVALVE EVOLUT Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Feb 10, 2016 $114

CARPENTIER-EDWARDS PERIMOUNT MAGNA MITRAL EASE PERICARDIAL VALVE Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jun 25, 2015 $106

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 23, 2016 $98

CAPIOX SARNS VASCUTEK VIRTUOSAPH Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Dec 24, 2014 $94

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 24, 2016 $91

HERCULES Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Apr 26, 2014 $87

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Jan 24, 2015 $86

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Sep 8, 2014 $78

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 8, 2014 $78

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 24, 2016 $73

VASCUTEK Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Jun 26, 2014 $72

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Oct 8, 2015 $68

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 8, 2014 $65

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
May 15, 2016 $63

3F Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 26, 2015 $62

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Sep 7, 2014 $59

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 28, 2016 $58

ANGIO-SEAL Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 25, 2015 $50

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 29, 2015 $45

PERICARDIAL HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Aug 7, 2015 $37

HEART VALVE REPAIR Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jan 27, 2014 $33

PERICARDIAL HEART VALVES Food and Beverage EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Jan 26, 2016 $33

HANCOCK Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 16, 2014 $32

STRUCTURAL HEART Travel and Lodging ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 24, 2015 $31

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 26, 2015 $29

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $29

CONFORMABLE TAG THORACIC ENDOPROSTHESIS Food and Beverage W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
Jun 30, 2014 $29

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 27, 2015 $29

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 26, 2015 $26

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 29, 2014 $26

RELAY Food and Beverage BOLTON MEDICAL INC
Apr 28, 2014 $25

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Sep 7, 2014 $24

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 28, 2016 $22

ANGIO-SEAL Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jan 25, 2014 $21

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jan 28, 2014 $20

RELAY Food and Beverage BOLTON MEDICAL INC
Jan 27, 2014 $20

CARDIOVASCULAR PRODUCT Food and Beverage TERUMO CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Jun 26, 2014 $20

OTHER Travel and Lodging ATRICURE, INC.
Jan 26, 2014 $20

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 9, 2015 $20

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 23, 2014 $19

PERIPHERAL INTERVENTION - STENTS Food and Beverage

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Physicians are provided modest meals during the course of doing business with Cook Medical. The physician could be attending or presenting at an educational presentation or a product training session. We also invite physicians to dinners to give us feedback on our products or to advise us on trends in medical procedures and treatments. The total cost of a group's food and beverages at a meal are averaged across attendees.

COOK INCORPORATED
Apr 27, 2014 $19

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 9, 2015 $18

STRUCTURAL HEART VASCULAR Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 28, 2016 $16

ANGIO-SEAL Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Oct 17, 2014 $15

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 8, 2015 $14

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 27, 2014 $14

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 26, 2014 $10

OTHER Travel and Lodging ATRICURE, INC.
Nov 26, 2014 $9

OTHER Food and Beverage ATRICURE, INC.
Oct 17, 2014 $9

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
May 15, 2016 $9

CG FUTURE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Aug 20, 2014 $9

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 27, 2013 $2

TRANSCATHETER HEART VALVES Education

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Stanford Medical Center

EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
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