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WAYEL KAAKAJI
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WAYEL KAAKAJI

Listed Specialty: Neurological Surgery
801 MACARTHUR BLVD, STE 405, MUNSTER, IN, 46321-2919
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DR. WAYEL KAAKAJI,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

14

payments

$303

payment total

10

companies paid this doctor
2015

33

payments

$692

payment total

18

companies paid this doctor
2014

43

payments

$1,057

payment total

19

companies paid this doctor
2013

11

payments

$329

payment total

8

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
Food and Beverage
42 $831
Food and Beverage
32 $692
Food and Beverage
10 $319
Food and Beverage
12 $303
Travel and Lodging
1 $226
Travel and Lodging
1 $10

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
INSTRUMENTS

device

$60
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$42
ELITE EXPANDABLE INTERBODY SYSTEM

device

$37
ALTERA

device

$34
COALITION AGX

device

$21
LINEUM POSTERIOR CERVICAL

device

$17
XIA

device

$16
DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION

device

$16
NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN

device

$16
SPECTRA SYSTEM

device

$14
EVEREST

device

$14
PRESTIGE

device

$14
† 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
SPINE

device

$179
CERVICAL

device

$78
NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN

device

$65
VIMPAT

drug

$39
ANASTOCLIP

device

$36
DTRAX SPINAL SYSTEM

device

$33
DTRAX CERVICAL CAGE

device

$33
THROMBECTOMY

device

$33
SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING

device

$32
IFUSE IMPLANT

device

$26
SUTURES

device

$24
ADVANCED WOUND CARE

device

$24
PRIMEADVANCED

device

$21
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$19
DI UNDIVIDED EQUIPMENT

device

$18
ELIQUIS

drug

$17
BIOMATERIALS

device

$15
SPINE DEVICES

device

$13
PAIN MANAGEMENT

device

$13
SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION

device

$11
CERVICAL /TRAUMA THERAPIES

device

$11
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$10
† 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
CERETOM

device

$246
BODYTOM

device

$246
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$170
SPINE

device

$91
GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION

device

$88
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$83
DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION

device

$53
CERVICAL

device

$47
FORTEO

drug

$37
NAVIGATION

device

$34
BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE

drug

$34
VBA

device

$32
CELLPOINT

device

$20
VNS (VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION) THERAPY

device

$20
STABILIT

device

$17
STAR

device

$17
NEURO-PROFILE0

device

$16
SPINE-ORTHOBIOLOGICS

device

$15
GLIADEL

drug

$14
ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE

device

$12
SPINE DEVICES

device

$11
CRANIAL RECONSTRUCTION/FIXATION

device

$9
OSTEOSYNTHESIS

device

$9
† 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
DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION

device

$99
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$97
BIOLOGICS

device

$78
CERVICOTHORACIC

device

$78
SPINAL FUSION DEVICE

device

$33
NEURO

device

$27
SPINE

device

$25
PAIN MANAGEMENT

device

$24
ORTHOBIOLOGICS

device

$14
† 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 21, 2014 $226

BODYTOM CERETOM Travel and Lodging NEUROLOGICA CORPORATION, A SUBSIDIARY OF SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS
Sep 19, 2015 $86

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 22, 2013 $78

BIOLOGICS CERVICOTHORACIC THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 6, 2014 $63

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 30, 2013 $61

DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Mar 23, 2016 $60

INSTRUMENTS Food and Beverage LIFE SPINE, INC.
Apr 8, 2014 $53

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 4 15 886 886

K2M, INC.
Mar 28, 2014 $47

CERVICAL Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT TRAINING ACTIVITY

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Aug 17, 2016 $42

IFUSE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SI-BONE, INC.
Jan 8, 2014 $39

DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Aug 15, 2013 $38

DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Aug 5, 2014 $37

FORTEO Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT TRAINING ACTIVITY

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Feb 2, 2016 $37

ELITE EXPANDABLE INTERBODY SYSTEM Food and Beverage SPINEOLOGY INC.
Jun 1, 2015 $36

ANASTOCLIP Food and Beverage LEMAITRE VASCULAR, INC.
Jun 24, 2014 $36

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT TRAINING ACTIVITY

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Mar 5, 2015 $36

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 2, 2016 $34

ALTERA Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
May 1, 2015 $33

DTRAX CERVICAL CAGE DTRAX SPINAL SYSTEM Food and Beverage PROVIDENCE MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Mar 18, 2015 $33

THROMBECTOMY Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Oct 10, 2013 $33

SPINAL FUSION DEVICE Food and Beverage LANX, INC.
Jun 23, 2015 $32

SURGICAL PLANNING AND NAVIGATION RADIATION TREATMENT PLANNING AND POSITIONING Food and Beverage BRAINLAB, INC.
Aug 22, 2014 $32

VBA Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT TRAINING ACTIVITY

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 23, 2014 $30

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Dec 9, 2015 $30

SPINE Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jul 16, 2015 $29

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Mar 4, 2015 $28

CERVICAL Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 25, 2013 $27

NEURO Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 18, 2014 $26

NAVIGATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Aug 14, 2013 $24

PAIN MANAGEMENT Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Aug 5, 2015 $24

ADVANCED WOUND CARE SUTURES Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Apr 22, 2015 $23

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 2, 2015 $22

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Dec 10, 2014 $21

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 23, 2016 $21

COALITION AGX Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 5, 2015 $21

PRIMEADVANCED Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Feb 26, 2014 $20

CELLPOINT Food and Beverage ISTO TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
Jul 16, 2014 $20

BODYTOM CERETOM Food and Beverage NEUROLOGICA CORPORATION, A SUBSIDIARY OF SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS
Jan 8, 2014 $20

VNS (VAGUS NERVE STIMULATION) THERAPY Food and Beverage CYBERONICS, INC.
Apr 30, 2014 $20

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
May 6, 2015 $19

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jul 16, 2015 $19

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 12, 2014 $19

BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Feb 19, 2014 $19

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 26, 2013 $19

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Feb 11, 2015 $18

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Apr 13, 2015 $18

DI UNDIVIDED EQUIPMENT Food and Beverage PHILIPS ELECTRONICS NORTH AMERICA CORPORATION
Jul 30, 2015 $18

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Apr 15, 2015 $17

VIMPAT Food and Beverage UCB, INC.
Jun 4, 2014 $17

STABILIT STAR Food and Beverage DFINE, INC
Oct 28, 2016 $17

LINEUM POSTERIOR CERVICAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 11, 2015 $17

ELIQUIS Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Sep 3, 2014 $17

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 5, 2014 $17

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Mar 19, 2014 $17

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Oct 5, 2016 $16

XIA Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Dec 14, 2016 $16

DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Aug 6, 2014 $16

NEURO-PROFILE0 Food and Beverage OSTEOMED LLC
Jan 7, 2016 $16

NEURO-CHRONIC PAIN Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Jun 6, 2014 $15

SPINE-ORTHOBIOLOGICS Food and Beverage INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES CORPORATION
Sep 18, 2015 $15

BIOMATERIALS Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 3, 2014 $15

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Mar 10, 2016 $14

SPECTRA SYSTEM Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Mar 15, 2016 $14

EVEREST Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 03 08 17 1124 1

K2M, INC.
Dec 5, 2016 $14

PRESTIGE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Oct 15, 2014 $14

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 10, 2014 $14

BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Jul 22, 2015 $14

IFUSE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SI-BONE, INC.
Aug 23, 2013 $14

ORTHOBIOLOGICS Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Jun 18, 2014 $14

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 16, 2014 $14

GLIADEL Food and Beverage ARBOR PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Aug 27, 2014 $14

DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Mar 15, 2014 $13

SPINE Food and Beverage AESCULAP IMPLANT SYSTEMS, LLC
Oct 6, 2015 $13

SPINE DEVICES Food and Beverage SPINEOLOGY INC.
Jun 4, 2015 $13

PAIN MANAGEMENT Food and Beverage BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION
Dec 4, 2013 $13

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Jul 27, 2015 $13

CERVICAL Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Nov 13, 2014 $12

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 9 15 315 2

K2M, INC.
Oct 30, 2013 $12

SPINE Food and Beverage BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Jan 21, 2014 $12

ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Jul 22, 2014 $12

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Nov 3, 2015 $11

SPINAL CORD NEUROSTIMULATION Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC USA, INC.
Feb 4, 2015 $11

IFUSE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SI-BONE, INC.
Sep 4, 2014 $11

SPINE Food and Beverage BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Dec 9, 2014 $11

SPINE Food and Beverage GLOBUS MEDICAL, INC.
Sep 18, 2014 $11

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 9 15 316 2

K2M, INC.
Sep 23, 2015 $11

VIMPAT Food and Beverage UCB, INC.
Aug 19, 2014 $11

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 9 15 317 2

K2M, INC.
Jul 23, 2015 $11

VIMPAT Food and Beverage UCB, INC.
May 7, 2015 $11

CERVICAL /TRAUMA THERAPIES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC SOFAMOR DANEK USA, INC.
Mar 4, 2014 $11

SPINE DEVICES Food and Beverage SPINEOLOGY INC.
Oct 21, 2013 $10

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging K2M, INC.
Jul 30, 2014 $9

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Jan 30, 2014 $9

CRANIAL RECONSTRUCTION/FIXATION Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT DISCUSSION

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Aug 13, 2014 $9

OSTEOSYNTHESIS Food and Beverage KLS MARTIN L.P.
Feb 21, 2014 $8

NAVIGATION Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 17, 2014 $6

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
May 27, 2015 $5

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Mar 17, 2015 $5

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
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