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MICHAEL WONG
Is This Your Doctor?

MICHAEL WONG

Listed Specialty: Medical Oncology
1515 HOLCOMBE BLVD, HOUSTON, TX, 77030-4009
* Note: This physician had a California practice address when the most recent payments were reported.
Is This Your Doctor?

MICHAEL WONG,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

16

payments

$13,429

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2015

42

payments

$18,965

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2014

54

payments

$21,438

payment total

7

companies paid this doctor
2013

19

payments

$7,689

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
5 $14,300
Consulting
6 $12,210
Promotional Speaking/Other
5 $10,000
Travel and Lodging
25 $5,654
Consulting
1 $4,500
Promotional Speaking/Other
2 $4,000
Travel and Lodging
11 $3,240
Travel and Lodging
10 $2,301
Food and Beverage
24 $1,413
Food and Beverage
22 $1,200
Consulting
1 $1,062
Travel and Lodging
5 $708
Food and Beverage
5 $510
Food and Beverage
6 $326
Education
1 $85
Education
2 $13

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
IMLYGIC

drug

$5,732
EMD 1214063

drug

$1,350
PROLEUKIN

drug

$830
JAKAFI

drug

$125
MEKINIST

drug

$111
TAFINLAR

drug

$111
† 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
IBRUTINIB

drug

$4,642
PROLIA

drug

$4,055
PROLEUKIN

drug

$976
OTHER

drug

$750
ORENCIA

drug

$129
BLINCYTO

drug

$121
KOGENATE FS

drug

$117
KEYTRUDA

drug

$16
OPDIVO

drug

$13
XGEVA

drug

$12
EMEND

drug

$6
NPLATE

drug

$3
ARANESP

drug

$3
† 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
SYLATRON

drug

$13,425
KEYTRUDA

drug

$217
PROLEUKIN

drug

$85
ZELBORAF

drug

$40
OTHER

drug

$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.
Product Name Product Type Payments
SYLATRON

drug

$5,644
TEMODAR ONCOLOGY

drug

$1,212
EMEND ONCOLOGY

drug

$1,212
INTRON A ONCOLOGY

drug

$1,212
MK-3475

drug

$678
YERVOY

drug

$113
ZELBORAF

drug

$21
SUTENT

drug

$11
TORISEL

drug

$11
INLYTA

drug

$11
OTHER

drug

$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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Apr 21, 2015 $6,500

No Listed Product Consulting ALKERMES, INC.
Sep 8, 2014 $4,500

No Listed Product Consulting EMD SERONO, INC.
Sep 14, 2016 $4,000

No Listed Product Consulting TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Mar 7, 2015 $3,300

IBRUTINIB Consulting PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Jun 24, 2015 $3,000

PROLIA Consulting AMGEN INC.
May 9, 2016 $3,000

IMLYGIC Consulting AMGEN INC.
May 9, 2016 $2,500

IMLYGIC Consulting AMGEN INC.
Jun 2, 2014 $2,000

SYLATRON Promotional Speaking/Other MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 13, 2014 $2,000

SYLATRON Promotional Speaking/Other MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Feb 25, 2014 $2,000

SYLATRON Promotional Speaking/Other MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 25, 2013 $2,000

SYLATRON Promotional Speaking/Other MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Apr 4, 2014 $2,000

SYLATRON Promotional Speaking/Other MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 10, 2013 $2,000

SYLATRON Promotional Speaking/Other MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Apr 9, 2014 $2,000

SYLATRON Promotional Speaking/Other MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jul 26, 2016 $1,350

EMD 1214063 Consulting EMD SERONO, INC.
Dec 12, 2013 $1,062

EMEND ONCOLOGY INTRON A ONCOLOGY TEMODAR ONCOLOGY Consulting

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This activity was conducted at the therapy area level not product-specific. The products reported are the Merck marketed products in the therapy area and they may or may not have been discussed as a part of this event. For purposes of reporting, we will report both the therapy area and product but we will only report NDCs at the product level.

MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jan 24, 2014 $870

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Mar 7, 2015 $824

IBRUTINIB Travel and Lodging PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Feb 6, 2015 $750

OTHER Consulting

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Provided as part of a consulting engagement.

MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 12, 2016 $750

No Listed Product Consulting

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Provided as part of a consulting engagement.

MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Feb 20, 2015 $750

PROLEUKIN Consulting PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Jun 24, 2015 $696

PROLIA Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Jan 23, 2015 $622

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ALKERMES, INC.
Jan 15, 2016 $610

PROLEUKIN Consulting PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Feb 18, 2014 $467

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 6, 2013 $454

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 17, 2014 $444

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Jun 16, 2014 $402

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Nov 26, 2013 $372

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 4, 2013 $360

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jun 24, 2015 $359

PROLIA Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Aug 11, 2014 $319

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 16, 2013 $305

MK-3475 Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
May 21, 2014 $298

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jan 24, 2014 $251

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Sep 14, 2016 $250

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Mar 28, 2014 $237

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 2, 2014 $231

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging EMD SERONO, INC.
Sep 14, 2016 $205

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Aug 1, 2014 $200

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Jan 24, 2015 $198

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ALKERMES, INC.
Jun 18, 2015 $190

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging EMD SERONO, INC.
Dec 13, 2014 $183

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Aug 1, 2014 $182

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
May 9, 2016 $175

IMLYGIC Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Feb 20, 2014 $175

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 13, 2014 $174

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Nov 17, 2013 $172

MK-3475 Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jan 13, 2014 $172

KEYTRUDA Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 1, 2014 $168

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging EMD SERONO, INC.
Mar 7, 2015 $168

IBRUTINIB Travel and Lodging PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Feb 24, 2014 $165

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 8, 2014 $164

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 20, 2013 $152

MK-3475 Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Feb 25, 2014 $150

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 13, 2014 $150

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 10, 2013 $150

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 12, 2013 $150

EMEND ONCOLOGY INTRON A ONCOLOGY TEMODAR ONCOLOGY Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

This activity was conducted at the therapy area level not product-specific. The products reported are the Merck marketed products in the therapy area and they may or may not have been discussed as a part of this event. For purposes of reporting, we will report both the therapy area and product but we will only report NDCs at the product level.

MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jan 24, 2015 $148

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ALKERMES, INC.
Oct 8, 2014 $137

No Listed Product Food and Beverage CELGENE CORPORATION
Jun 18, 2015 $131

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Aug 5, 2015 $129

ORENCIA Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Mar 6, 2015 $127

PROLEUKIN Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Oct 20, 2016 $125

JAKAFI Food and Beverage INCYTE CORPORATION
Dec 13, 2014 $125

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Dec 4, 2013 $122

SYLATRON Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
May 26, 2016 $122

PROLEUKIN Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Jun 23, 2015 $121

BLINCYTO Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Jul 7, 2015 $117

KOGENATE FS Food and Beverage BAYER HEALTHCARE PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Jul 31, 2014 $114

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Oct 24, 2013 $113

YERVOY Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Nov 7, 2016 $111

MEKINIST TAFINLAR Food and Beverage NOVARTIS PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION
Dec 9, 2013 $111

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jan 23, 2015 $111

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ALKERMES, INC.
Aug 1, 2014 $103

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Jun 13, 2016 $98

PROLEUKIN Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
May 3, 2014 $96

No Listed Product Food and Beverage E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Apr 7, 2014 $85

PROLEUKIN Education PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Jul 29, 2015 $84

PROLEUKIN Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Mar 6, 2015 $75

IBRUTINIB Travel and Lodging PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Jun 2, 2014 $75

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 25, 2013 $75

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 1, 2014 $74

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Jun 19, 2015 $67

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Mar 7, 2015 $60

IBRUTINIB Travel and Lodging PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Aug 2, 2014 $59

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
May 9, 2016 $58

IMLYGIC Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Mar 7, 2015 $58

IBRUTINIB Food and Beverage PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Sep 14, 2016 $54

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Aug 7, 2014 $53

SYLATRON Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 13, 2014 $52

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging AMGEN INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $51

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging ALKERMES, INC.
Dec 13, 2014 $50

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Dec 13, 2014 $50

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Nov 18, 2013 $49

MK-3475 Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 1, 2014 $47

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Mar 7, 2015 $46

IBRUTINIB Travel and Lodging PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Mar 7, 2015 $45

IBRUTINIB Food and Beverage PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Aug 1, 2014 $45

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Jun 19, 2015 $45

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Aug 2, 2014 $44

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Nov 22, 2014 $40

ZELBORAF Food and Beverage GENENTECH USA, INC.
Sep 26, 2014 $39

No Listed Product Food and Beverage CELGENE CORPORATION
Mar 7, 2015 $36

IBRUTINIB Food and Beverage PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Jun 3, 2014 $35

KEYTRUDA Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jun 19, 2015 $31

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Jun 19, 2015 $31

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
May 30, 2014 $29

OTHER Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Aug 2, 2014 $27

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Apr 9, 2014 $25

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Apr 4, 2014 $25

SYLATRON Travel and Lodging MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 13, 2014 $25

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Dec 13, 2014 $25

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Oct 8, 2014 $24

No Listed Product Food and Beverage CELGENE CORPORATION
Aug 1, 2014 $23

No Listed Product Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Mar 7, 2015 $22

IBRUTINIB Food and Beverage PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Nov 16, 2013 $21

ZELBORAF Food and Beverage GENENTECH, INC.
Sep 14, 2016 $21

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC.
Jun 8, 2015 $15

PROLEUKIN Food and Beverage PROMETHEUS LABORATORIES INC.
Nov 1, 2013 $11

INLYTA SUTENT TORISEL Food and Beverage PFIZER INC.
Jun 3, 2014 $10

KEYTRUDA Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jun 18, 2015 $10

No Listed Product Food and Beverage EMD SERONO, INC.
Aug 15, 2013 $10

OTHER Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Dec 3, 2015 $10

XGEVA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
Mar 7, 2015 $8

IBRUTINIB Food and Beverage PHARMACYCLICS LLC, AN ABBVIE COMPANY
Apr 16, 2015 $6

OPDIVO Education E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Oct 22, 2015 $6

OPDIVO Education E.R. SQUIBB & SONS, L.L.C.
Sep 1, 2015 $6

EMEND KEYTRUDA Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Nov 16, 2015 $5

KEYTRUDA Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Oct 26, 2015 $5

KEYTRUDA Food and Beverage MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORPORATION
Jun 17, 2015 $3

ARANESP NPLATE XGEVA Food and Beverage AMGEN INC.
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