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MINA FOROOHAR
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MINA FOROOHAR

Listed Specialty: Neurological Surgery
880 W CENTRAL RD, SUITE 3200, ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL, 60005-2355
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MINA FOROOHAR,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

2

payments

$114

payment total

1

company paid this doctor
2015

13

payments

$4,467

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2014

50

payments

$5,787

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2013

12

payments

$117

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
9 $4,225
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $2,802
Travel and Lodging
14 $2,260
Food and Beverage
35 $725
Food and Beverage
4 $242
Food and Beverage
12 $117
Food and Beverage
2 $114

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
PYRENEES

device

$4,225
GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION

device

$232
CERVICOTHORACIC

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
BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE

drug

$2,987
SPINAL IMPLANTS

device

$1,113
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$853
CERVICOTHORACIC

device

$597
GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION

device

$220
BIOLOGICS

device

$57
INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS

device

$35
DUEXIS

drug

$16
CERVICAL

device

$15
ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE

device

$15
† 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
CERVICOTHORACIC

device

$87
THORACOLUMBAR

device

$33
BIOLOGICS

device

$30
SPINE

device

$22
INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS

device

$2
† 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
Dec 12, 2014 $2,802

BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE Promotional Speaking/Other BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Jun 18, 2015 $1,500

PYRENEES Consulting

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K2M Smohammad 06 24 15 11 1 ck 054649

K2M, INC.
Dec 30, 2015 $1,000

PYRENEES Consulting

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EXP 160113113313374534 DTL 160113113334556117 Chk 058102

K2M, INC.
Apr 4, 2014 $692

SPINAL IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging LDR SPINE USA, INC
May 17, 2014 $624

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 10, 2015 $375

PYRENEES Consulting

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K2M Smohammad 12 01 15 01 1 ck 056323

K2M, INC.
Apr 3, 2014 $289

CERVICOTHORACIC Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 30, 2015 $250

PYRENEES Consulting

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EXP 160113113113249442 DTL 160113113132106247 Chk 058102

K2M, INC.
Jun 18, 2015 $250

PYRENEES Consulting

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K2M Smohammad 06 24 15 12 1 ck 054649

K2M, INC.
Dec 30, 2015 $250

PYRENEES Consulting

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EXP 160113112752698625 DTL 160113112852128881 Chk 058102

K2M, INC.
Dec 30, 2015 $250

PYRENEES Consulting

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EXP 160113113715000008 DTL 160113113733041223 Chk 058102

K2M, INC.
Oct 1, 2015 $250

PYRENEES Consulting

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K2M Smohammad 11 30 15 09 1 ck 056672

K2M, INC.
Apr 5, 2014 $189

SPINAL IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging LDR SPINE USA, INC
Oct 15, 2015 $128

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 585 1

K2M, INC.
Jul 2, 2014 $118

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 4 15 623 623

K2M, INC.
May 11, 2014 $114

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 3, 2015 $100

PYRENEES Consulting

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EXP 160118145123314963 DTL 160118145140961002 Chk 057700

K2M, INC.
Dec 12, 2014 $91

BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE Travel and Lodging BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Nov 24, 2014 $82

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 9 15 224 2

K2M, INC.
Jun 1, 2015 $73

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 17 315 1

K2M, INC.
Apr 20, 2016 $71

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 08 08 16 333 1

K2M, INC.
Apr 4, 2014 $67

SPINAL IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging LDR SPINE USA, INC Northwest Neurosurgery Institute LLC
Dec 12, 2014 $60

BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE Food and Beverage BAXTER HEALTHCARE
May 9, 2014 $45

CERVICOTHORACIC Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
May 12, 2014 $44

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
May 3, 2016 $43

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 08 08 16 187 1

K2M, INC.
May 12, 2014 $42

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
May 12, 2014 $42

THORACOLUMBAR Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 5, 2014 $37

SPINAL IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging LDR SPINE USA, INC Northwest Neurosurgery Institute LLC
Apr 4, 2014 $35

SPINAL IMPLANTS Travel and Lodging LDR SPINE USA, INC
Dec 12, 2014 $34

BIOSURGERY - ACTIFUSE Travel and Lodging BAXTER HEALTHCARE
Jan 11, 2014 $33

BIOLOGICS THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 10, 2015 $31

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 02 22 16 584 1

K2M, INC.
Apr 3, 2014 $30

CERVICOTHORACIC Travel and Lodging NUVASIVE, INC.
May 4, 2014 $29

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jan 22, 2014 $23

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 22, 2013 $22

SPINE Food and Beverage AESCULAP IMPLANT SYSTEMS, LLC
May 15, 2014 $20

GENERAL K2M PRODUCT DISCUSSION Food and Beverage

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K2M smohammad 3 4 15 622 622

K2M, INC.
Apr 5, 2014 $20

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Sep 22, 2014 $20

CERVICOTHORACIC INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Nov 9, 2013 $19

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 5, 2014 $19

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Feb 27, 2014 $18

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Nov 9, 2013 $18

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 4, 2014 $17

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC Northwest Neurosurgery Institute LLC
Aug 26, 2014 $16

DUEXIS Food and Beverage HORIZON PHARMA USA, INC.
Aug 4, 2013 $15

BIOLOGICS CERVICOTHORACIC THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jun 12, 2014 $15

CERVICAL Food and Beverage

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RELATED TO PRODUCT TRAINING ACTIVITY

DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 1, 2014 $15

ADVANCED ENERGY HEMOSTATIC DEVICE Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC XOMED, INC.
Mar 22, 2015 $11

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 10, 2013 $10

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
May 9, 2014 $10

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 5, 2014 $10

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC
Dec 19, 2014 $9

CERVICOTHORACIC INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 4, 2014 $9

SPINAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage LDR SPINE USA, INC Northwest Neurosurgery Institute LLC
Feb 19, 2014 $9

BIOLOGICS CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 24, 2013 $8

BIOLOGICS THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 8, 2014 $7

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 13, 2014 $7

BIOLOGICS CERVICOTHORACIC THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 17, 2013 $7

BIOLOGICS CERVICOTHORACIC THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jun 5, 2014 $7

THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 8, 2014 $7

BIOLOGICS CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Nov 7, 2013 $6

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jan 16, 2014 $5

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
May 9, 2014 $5

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Dec 9, 2013 $4

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 4, 2014 $4

INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Apr 14, 2014 $4

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Nov 21, 2014 $3

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Oct 21, 2013 $3

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 22, 2014 $3

CERVICOTHORACIC INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jan 13, 2014 $3

CERVICOTHORACIC THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Aug 5, 2013 $2

CERVICOTHORACIC INTEGRATED OPERATIVE SOLUTIONS THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Mar 24, 2014 $2

BIOLOGICS CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Jun 19, 2014 $2

CERVICOTHORACIC THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Feb 24, 2014 $2

CERVICOTHORACIC THORACOLUMBAR Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
Sep 10, 2013 $1

CERVICOTHORACIC Food and Beverage NUVASIVE, INC.
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