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DAVID SAPER
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DAVID SAPER

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
725 ALBANY ST, SHAPIRO 4, SUITE B, BOSTON, MA, 02118-2526
Is This Your Doctor?

DR. DAVID SAPER,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

30

payments

$11,314

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2015

8

payments

$5,802

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

34

payments

$4,554

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2013

12

payments

$1,089

payment total

3

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
Education
3 $7,845
Education
2 $5,231
Travel and Lodging
13 $3,075
Travel and Lodging
12 $2,767
Food and Beverage
20 $1,256
Travel and Lodging
4 $811
Food and Beverage
15 $702
Food and Beverage
4 $308
Food and Beverage
8 $277
Travel and Lodging
2 $263
Education
1 $223

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
JUGGERKNOT

device

$804
JUGGERKNOTLESS

device

$790
ZUK UNI

device

$699
ANTHOLOGY

device

$699
JOURNEY II BCS

device

$699
R3

device

$699
SYNERGY HIP SYSTEM

device

$699
PRECISION INSTRUMENTS

device

$407
CHARLOTE SHOULDER INSTR

device

$407
EXPAREL

drug

$126
JOURNEY II

device

$71
VISIONAIRE CUTTING GUIDES

device

$71
FORE-SIGHT

device

$49
APPROACH

device

$36
AXSOS

device

$33
T2

device

$25
† 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
SPORTS MED KNEE

device

$263
ORTHOPAEDICS

device

$231
RECON HIPS

device

$155
AEQUALIS ASCEND FLEX

device

$117
SPORTS MED SMALL JOINT

device

$24
TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES

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

$1,701
HIPS

device

$1,450
KNEES

device

$1,450
OTHER TRAUMA

device

$1,138
ORTHOPEDICS

device

$223
JOINT PRESERVATION

device

$42
† 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
OTHER TRAUMA

device

$880
SPINE

device

$208
† 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
Nov 18, 2015 $5,000

No Listed Product Education

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Education Grant provided to University of Chicago

SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 4, 2016 $5,000

No Listed Product Education

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Education Grant provided to University of Chicago

SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 2, 2016 $2,695

No Listed Product Education ARTHREX, INC.
Mar 14, 2016 $756

JUGGERKNOTLESS Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 24, 2014 $634

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 25, 2014 $538

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 19, 2013 $494

OTHER TRAUMA Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
May 26, 2014 $479

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Jun 4, 2016 $398

CHARLOTE SHOULDER INSTR JUGGERKNOT PRECISION INSTRUMENTS Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Sep 25, 2016 $371

ANTHOLOGY JOURNEY II BCS R3 SYNERGY HIP SYSTEM ZUK UNI Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
May 16, 2016 $350

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Nov 14, 2014 $299

OTHER TRAUMA Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Mar 17, 2016 $281

JUGGERKNOT Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 15, 2014 $262

OTHER TRAUMA Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jan 7, 2015 $231

ORTHOPAEDICS Education

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MEDICAL TEXTBOOK

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 3, 2014 $223

ORTHOPEDICS Education

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Medical Textbook

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jul 1, 2016 $211

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Nov 13, 2014 $206

OTHER TRAUMA Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Dec 9, 2015 $198

SPORTS MED KNEE Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Apr 25, 2014 $194

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 26, 2016 $193

ANTHOLOGY JOURNEY II BCS R3 SYNERGY HIP SYSTEM ZUK UNI Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 27, 2014 $180

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 26, 2014 $180

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 25, 2014 $180

HIPS KNEES Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 30, 2015 $155

RECON HIPS Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 2, 2016 $150

No Listed Product Education ARTHREX, INC.
Sep 19, 2013 $150

OTHER TRAUMA Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 2, 2016 $144

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Nov 14, 2014 $141

OTHER TRAUMA Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Mar 2, 2016 $126

EXPAREL Food and Beverage PACIRA PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED
Aug 26, 2013 $117

SPINE Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Oct 21, 2015 $117

AEQUALIS ASCEND FLEX Food and Beverage TORNIER, INC.
Sep 26, 2016 $104

ANTHOLOGY JOURNEY II BCS R3 SYNERGY HIP SYSTEM ZUK UNI Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Apr 26, 2014 $89

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 20, 2013 $85

OTHER TRAUMA Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Apr 24, 2014 $83

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Dec 11, 2014 $74

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Nov 14, 2014 $72

OTHER TRAUMA Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Feb 3, 2016 $71

JOURNEY II VISIONAIRE CUTTING GUIDES Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jul 1, 2016 $70

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ARTHREX, INC.
Sep 26, 2014 $67

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 9, 2015 $65

SPORTS MED KNEE Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 25, 2014 $61

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Nov 14, 2014 $58

OTHER TRAUMA Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 20, 2013 $54

OTHER TRAUMA Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Nov 15, 2014 $52

OTHER TRAUMA Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 25, 2014 $51

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 26, 2014 $51

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 19, 2013 $51

OTHER TRAUMA Travel and Lodging SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 24, 2016 $49

FORE-SIGHT Food and Beverage CAS MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
Nov 15, 2014 $48

OTHER TRAUMA Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 21, 2013 $47

OTHER TRAUMA Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Apr 25, 2014 $45

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 26, 2014 $44

JOINT IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 24, 2014 $38

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Sep 25, 2014 $37

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 25, 2016 $37

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Sep 25, 2014 $37

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Mar 18, 2016 $36

JUGGERKNOT Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Sep 26, 2014 $35

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 26, 2014 $34

HIPS KNEES Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Mar 14, 2016 $34

JUGGERKNOTLESS Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Oct 4, 2016 $33

AXSOS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 16, 2013 $32

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Sep 26, 2016 $31

ANTHOLOGY JOURNEY II BCS R3 SYNERGY HIP SYSTEM ZUK UNI Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jun 7, 2016 $27

JUGGERKNOT Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 19, 2014 $26

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 28, 2013 $25

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jun 15, 2016 $25

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ARTHREX, INC.
Nov 9, 2016 $25

T2 Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jan 16, 2015 $24

SPORTS MED SMALL JOINT Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Apr 26, 2016 $20

JUGGERKNOT Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 7, 2016 $19

APPROACH Food and Beverage WRIGHT MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Jun 7, 2016 $19

JUGGERKNOT Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 7, 2016 $17

APPROACH Food and Beverage WRIGHT MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Aug 16, 2013 $16

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Apr 26, 2016 $16

JUGGERKNOT Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 19, 2014 $16

JOINT PRESERVATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 26, 2014 $16

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
Apr 3, 2015 $12

TRAUMA AND EXTREMITIES Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 16, 2013 $10

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Jun 4, 2016 $9

CHARLOTE SHOULDER INSTR JUGGERKNOT PRECISION INSTRUMENTS Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 16, 2013 $8

SPINE Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES PRODUCTS LLC
Apr 25, 2014 $5

JOINT IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging ENCORE MEDICAL, LP
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