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MICHAEL B BANFFY
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MICHAEL B BANFFY

Listed Specialty: Sports Medicine
6801 PARK TERRACE, LOS ANGELES, CA, 90045
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MICHAEL BANFFY,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

56

payments

$38,580

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2015

44

payments

$33,906

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2014

27

payments

$2,537

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2013

23

payments

$2,418

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
6 $27,000
Consulting
3 $24,525
Travel and Lodging
16 $5,556
Travel and Lodging
7 $3,225
Education
4 $3,143
Food and Beverage
32 $3,139
Food and Beverage
30 $2,880
Food and Beverage
26 $2,178
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $2,000
Food and Beverage
19 $1,260
Travel and Lodging
4 $1,158
Education
1 $1,017
Travel and Lodging
1 $360

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
HIPS

device

$16,200
KNEES

device

$7,650
HIP ARTHROSCOPY ACCESS AND INSTRUMENTATION SET

device

$3,011
PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT

device

$1,939
OTHER

device

$1,800
ARTHROSCOPY

device

$1,079
JOINT PRESERVATION

device

$450
SHOULDER IMPLANTS OTHER AC JOINT REPAIR

device

$431
SHOULDER SUTURE FIBERWIRE OTHER

device

$382
SHOULDER IMPLANTS PUSHLOCKS PEEK ANCHORS

device

$382
OTHER SUTURE SHOULDER OTHER

device

$382
INJECTOR II

device

$285
CINCHLOCK SS

device

$207
NANOPASS

device

$144
NANO TACT FLEX

device

$144
PERSONA

device

$53
COBLATION WANDS

device

$32
HEALICOIL

device

$32
ICONIX

device

$24
VAPR

device

$19
MONOVISC

device

$19
ORTHOVISC

device

$19
PENNSAID

drug

$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
NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

device

$22,050
JOINT PRESERVATION

device

$3,784
HIPS

device

$2,674
KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY

device

$2,000
SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY

device

$1,017
ARTHROSCOPY

device

$997
PIVOT

device

$463
NONE

device

$274
ALL ARTHREX PRODUCT LINES

device

$253
NON COVERED

device

$223
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$138
BIOMATERIALS

device

$138
CERVICAL

device

$138
DENOVO NT

drug

$81
EARLY INTERVENTION

device

$29
DYNASPLINT

device

$20
† 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 PRESERVATION

device

$932
KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY

device

$744
KNEES

device

$608
HIPS

device

$561
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$99
ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY

device

$95
ROBOTICS

device

$48
NON-COVERED PRODUCT

device

$33
XIAFLEX

drug

$26
† 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
MAKOPLASTY

device

$1,168
KNEES

device

$727
JOINT PRESERVATION

device

$476
ARTHROSCOPY

device

$196
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

device

$50
NON-COVERED PRODUCT

device

$27
XIAFLEX

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
Oct 1, 2015 $11,700

NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
Jul 9, 2015 $10,350

NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
May 5, 2016 $8,550

HIPS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
Jun 23, 2016 $7,650

KNEES Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
Sep 22, 2016 $7,650

HIPS Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
Mar 19, 2015 $2,475

JOINT PRESERVATION Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 8, 2015 $2,000

KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY Promotional Speaking/Other ARTHREX, INC. MICHAEL BANFFY MD, A MEDICAL
Jul 14, 2016 $1,800

OTHER Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
Oct 1, 2015 $1,663

HIPS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 18, 2016 $1,606

No Listed Product Education ARTHREX, INC.
Mar 7, 2016 $1,245

HIP ARTHROSCOPY ACCESS AND INSTRUMENTATION SET Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 8, 2015 $1,017

SHOULDER & ELBOW ARTHROSCOPY Education ARTHREX, INC.
Jun 2, 2016 $900

ARTHROSCOPY Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
Dec 12, 2013 $736

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging MAKO SURGICAL CORP.
Nov 9, 2016 $649

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Jul 26, 2016 $598

HIP ARTHROSCOPY ACCESS AND INSTRUMENTATION SET Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 20, 2016 $531

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 20, 2016 $517

No Listed Product Education ARTHREX, INC.
Jun 15, 2016 $510

No Listed Product Education ARTHREX, INC.
Mar 29, 2016 $510

No Listed Product Education ARTHREX, INC.
May 9, 2016 $504

HIP ARTHROSCOPY ACCESS AND INSTRUMENTATION SET Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
May 2, 2016 $464

HIP ARTHROSCOPY ACCESS AND INSTRUMENTATION SET Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 27, 2016 $450

JOINT PRESERVATION Consulting STRYKER CORPORATION Michael Banffy MD, A Medical Corporation
Nov 3, 2015 $446

HIPS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 21, 2015 $389

ARTHROSCOPY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 1, 2016 $382

OTHER SUTURE SHOULDER OTHER SHOULDER IMPLANTS PUSHLOCKS PEEK ANCHORS SHOULDER SUTURE FIBERWIRE OTHER Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Jun 20, 2016 $373

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
May 31, 2014 $360

KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
May 31, 2014 $348

KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
May 20, 2015 $340

HIPS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 24, 2015 $311

ARTHROSCOPY Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 18, 2016 $274

SHOULDER IMPLANTS OTHER AC JOINT REPAIR Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 24, 2016 $264

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 25, 2015 $253

ALL ARTHREX PRODUCT LINES Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Mar 31, 2016 $229

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $209

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging MAKO SURGICAL CORP.
Aug 27, 2016 $150

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 18, 2015 $150

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 10, 2013 $149

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 24, 2015 $149

ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 3, 2015 $149

HIPS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 21, 2016 $148

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 21, 2015 $148

ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 19, 2013 $146

ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 5, 2014 $146

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 11, 2015 $145

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 25, 2013 $145

JOINT PRESERVATION KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 7, 2014 $145

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 9, 2016 $144

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 9, 2016 $144

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 28, 2016 $144

CINCHLOCK SS INJECTOR II NANO TACT FLEX NANOPASS PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 23, 2015 $143

NONE Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 7, 2016 $143

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 2, 2015 $142

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 15, 2016 $141

INJECTOR II Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 26, 2015 $141

PIVOT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 17, 2015 $138

BIOMATERIALS CERVICAL THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 9, 2016 $138

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 18, 2016 $135

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 29, 2015 $135

PIVOT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 16, 2016 $134

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 20, 2016 $133

SHOULDER IMPLANTS OTHER AC JOINT REPAIR Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Jan 27, 2014 $133

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 22, 2015 $131

NONE Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 12, 2014 $128

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 21, 2016 $128

ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 17, 2016 $127

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 20, 2013 $127

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 25, 2016 $127

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 7, 2014 $125

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 11, 2015 $124

NON COVERED Food and Beverage TEAM_MAKENA_LLC
Jan 21, 2016 $120

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 11, 2015 $114

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 18, 2015 $110

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 12, 2013 $110

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging MAKO SURGICAL CORP.
Dec 19, 2013 $108

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 15, 2014 $106

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 20, 2016 $104

HIP ARTHROSCOPY ACCESS AND INSTRUMENTATION SET Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 13, 2013 $103

MAKOPLASTY Travel and Lodging MAKO SURGICAL CORP.
Nov 23, 2013 $102

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 28, 2014 $100

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 22, 2014 $99

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 17, 2015 $98

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 19, 2016 $97

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 10, 2015 $96

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 18, 2015 $95

JOINT PRESERVATION PIVOT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 23, 2014 $95

ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY Food and Beverage LINVATEC CORPORATION
May 22, 2016 $94

HIP ARTHROSCOPY ACCESS AND INSTRUMENTATION SET Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 29, 2014 $93

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 19, 2014 $90

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 9, 2015 $82

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 24, 2015 $81

PIVOT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 16, 2015 $81

DENOVO NT Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 6, 2014 $79

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 28, 2014 $79

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 29, 2015 $78

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 30, 2016 $77

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Aug 16, 2013 $77

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 10, 2015 $66

NON COVERED Food and Beverage TEAM_MAKENA_LLC
Dec 30, 2016 $64

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 18, 2016 $63

CINCHLOCK SS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 26, 2015 $61

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 28, 2013 $57

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 26, 2015 $57

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 3, 2013 $55

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 11, 2016 $53

PERSONA Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jul 30, 2014 $53

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 17, 2013 $50

ARTHROSCOPY KNEES TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 3, 2016 $50

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 19, 2014 $48

KNEES ROBOTICS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 19, 2014 $47

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 4, 2014 $46

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 2, 2015 $45

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 22, 2016 $45

ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 19, 2013 $42

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 20, 2013 $42

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 15, 2016 $41

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 29, 2015 $39

HIPS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 13, 2014 $37

KNEE & HIP ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
May 31, 2015 $36

HIPS Travel and Lodging STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 31, 2015 $35

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 8, 2013 $35

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 2, 2016 $34

PIVOT PORTAL ENTRY KIT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 10, 2014 $33

NON-COVERED PRODUCT Food and Beverage TEAM_MAKENA_LLC
Nov 2, 2015 $33

NON COVERED Food and Beverage TEAM_MAKENA_LLC
Dec 19, 2013 $32

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 9, 2016 $32

COBLATION WANDS HEALICOIL Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 28, 2014 $29

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 12, 2014 $28

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 10, 2014 $28

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 21, 2013 $27

NON-COVERED PRODUCT Food and Beverage TEAM_MAKENA_LLC
Aug 28, 2014 $26

XIAFLEX Food and Beverage AUXILIUM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Dec 17, 2016 $24

SHOULDER IMPLANTS OTHER AC JOINT REPAIR Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Apr 8, 2016 $24

ICONIX Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 11, 2014 $23

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 20, 2013 $22

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 30, 2016 $20

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Dec 20, 2015 $20

DYNASPLINT Food and Beverage

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DYNASPLINT SYSTEMS INC.
Jul 23, 2016 $19

MONOVISC ORTHOVISC VAPR Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $18

XIAFLEX Food and Beverage AUXILIUM PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jul 2, 2015 $17

EARLY INTERVENTION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Aug 10, 2013 $15

KNEES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Mar 19, 2014 $13

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 20, 2016 $12

PENNSAID Food and Beverage HORIZON PHARMA PLC
Apr 24, 2015 $12

EARLY INTERVENTION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Apr 9, 2015 $11

PIVOT Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 13, 2013 $10

MAKOPLASTY Food and Beverage MAKO SURGICAL CORP.
Jan 21, 2016 $7

ARTHROSCOPY Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 12, 2016 $5

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
May 17, 2016 $1

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
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