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HERMAN KAO
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HERMAN KAO

Listed Specialty: Dentist, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1625 SAINT LOUIS AVE., FORT WORTH, TX, 76104
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HERMAN KAO,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

10

payments

$7,034

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2015

33

payments

$13,035

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2014

58

payments

$19,634

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2013

10

payments

$847

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor

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This doctor received a payment on days in .

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Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Consulting
6 $14,012
Consulting
2 $6,938
Royalty or License
4 $6,702
Travel and Lodging
11 $3,630
Royalty or License
1 $2,197
Food and Beverage
22 $1,844
Food and Beverage
39 $1,149
Education
1 $900
Food and Beverage
10 $847
Royalty or License
1 $750
Promotional Speaking/Other
4 $578
Travel and Lodging
2 $533
Food and Beverage
4 $217
Promotional Speaking/Other
2 $115
Gift
1 $94
Entertainment
1 $46

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
OMNI MAX

device

$3,853
CMF NON

device

$1,430
CMF ORTHOGNATHIC

device

$1,419
NOBELREPLACE

device

$209
NOBELSPEEDY

device

$209
BRANEMARK

device

$209
NOBELACTIVE

device

$209
NOBELPARALLEL

device

$209
TRAUMAONE

device

$123
† 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
ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL

device

$10,712
DENTAL IMPLANT

device

$922
CMF CFX

device

$16
† 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
MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL

device

$12,789
MICROFIXATION - THORACIC

device

$5,238
CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL)

device

$1,061
DENTAL IMPLANT

device

$247
MAXILLOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION FIXATION

device

$57
CMF CFX

device

$33
MULTISOURCE

drug

$9
CLEAR ALIGNERS

device

$8
† 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
DENTAL IMPLANT

device

$641
BETAMETHASONE SODIUM PHOSPHATE

drug

$176
POWER-OSTEOPOWER

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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Aug 21, 2015 $6,038

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jul 31, 2014 $4,674

MICROFIXATION - THORACIC Consulting BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 19, 2014 $4,408

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Consulting BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Mar 14, 2014 $3,804

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Consulting BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 4, 2015 $2,197

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 17, 2016 $2,017

OMNI MAX Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 11, 2016 $1,836

OMNI MAX Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 12, 2016 $1,430

CMF NON Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 13, 2016 $1,419

CMF ORTHOGNATHIC Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 9, 2015 $1,208

No Listed Product Food and Beverage INSTRADENT USA INC
May 22, 2014 $970

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Apr 17, 2015 $900

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Education ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 17, 2015 $900

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Consulting ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 15, 2014 $750

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Royalty or License BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Oct 3, 2014 $688

CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL) Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jun 27, 2014 $600

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Consulting BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Aug 14, 2014 $582

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Jan 2, 2014 $564

MICROFIXATION - THORACIC Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Jul 1, 2015 $528

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 19, 2013 $395

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Oct 17, 2014 $300

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Consulting BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Jun 24, 2014 $299

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Aug 12, 2015 $283

DENTAL IMPLANT Promotional Speaking/Other NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Oct 3, 2014 $225

CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL) Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 17, 2014 $225

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Consulting BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Sep 3, 2013 $165

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jul 13, 2015 $150

DENTAL IMPLANT Promotional Speaking/Other NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Nov 4, 2013 $130

BETAMETHASONE SODIUM PHOSPHATE Food and Beverage LUITPOLD PHARMACEUTICALS INC
Jan 18, 2016 $123

TRAUMAONE Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 10, 2015 $119

DENTAL IMPLANT Promotional Speaking/Other NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jun 16, 2015 $104

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jan 22, 2014 $103

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Jun 25, 2014 $100

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Jun 24, 2014 $98

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 18, 2014 $94

No Listed Product Gift STRAUMANN USA LLC
Sep 12, 2014 $94

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 14, 2014 $93

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Sep 30, 2014 $92

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Feb 25, 2016 $87

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Promotional Speaking/Other NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jun 25, 2014 $84

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Oct 1, 2014 $81

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 17, 2015 $76

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
Jan 30, 2015 $75

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
Aug 10, 2015 $60

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Nov 29, 2015 $58

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Dec 9, 2013 $52

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Oct 4, 2014 $50

CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL) Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 8, 2015 $48

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Dec 8, 2014 $47

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jun 25, 2014 $47

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Aug 26, 2013 $46

BETAMETHASONE SODIUM PHOSPHATE Food and Beverage LUITPOLD PHARMACEUTICALS INC
Jun 22, 2015 $46

DENTAL IMPLANT Entertainment NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Aug 26, 2014 $44

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
Apr 5, 2015 $44

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Apr 25, 2014 $40

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Nov 14, 2016 $40

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Apr 11, 2016 $36

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jan 28, 2015 $36

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Oct 4, 2014 $35

CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL) Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Sep 10, 2014 $35

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Aug 26, 2014 $33

CMF CFX Food and Beverage OSTEOMED LLC
Jul 2, 2014 $31

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
Feb 24, 2016 $29

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Promotional Speaking/Other NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Aug 12, 2015 $26

DENTAL IMPLANT Promotional Speaking/Other NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Mar 12, 2014 $24

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jan 30, 2014 $24

MAXILLOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION FIXATION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 4, 2014 $23

CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL) Travel and Lodging

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 4, 2014 $20

CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL) Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Oct 4, 2014 $20

CMF (CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL) Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jan 23, 2014 $19

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 9, 2013 $19

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jan 23, 2014 $18

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 4, 2016 $18

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jun 9, 2015 $18

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jul 11, 2014 $17

No Listed Product Food and Beverage INSTRADENT USA INC
Oct 1, 2014 $17

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Jun 29, 2015 $16

CMF CFX Food and Beverage OSTEOMED LLC
Jun 19, 2014 $15

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Feb 17, 2014 $15

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jul 15, 2015 $14

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 16, 2014 $14

MAXILLOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION FIXATION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jan 23, 2014 $14

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 14, 2014 $14

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
May 6, 2015 $14

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 21, 2015 $13

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
May 27, 2014 $13

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jun 17, 2015 $12

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 16, 2014 $11

MAXILLOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION FIXATION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Mar 17, 2015 $11

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Dec 12, 2013 $10

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Nov 14, 2013 $10

POWER-OSTEOPOWER Food and Beverage OSTEOMED LLC
Nov 14, 2013 $10

POWER-OSTEOPOWER Food and Beverage OSTEOMED LLC
Sep 16, 2015 $10

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Oct 1, 2014 $10

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Aug 24, 2013 $9

No Listed Product Food and Beverage NSK AMERICA CORPORATION
Aug 6, 2014 $9

MULTISOURCE Food and Beverage LUITPOLD PHARMACEUTICALS INC
Dec 3, 2014 $8

CLEAR ALIGNERS Food and Beverage ALIGN TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Jul 13, 2015 $8

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Oct 1, 2014 $8

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Dec 22, 2014 $7

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Oct 29, 2014 $6

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
Mar 25, 2015 $5

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Dec 7, 2015 $5

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
May 22, 2014 $5

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Jul 1, 2015 $5

ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Travel and Lodging ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Sep 30, 2014 $5

MICROFIXATION - ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL Food and Beverage BIOMET MICROFIXATION, LLC
Oct 7, 2015 $4

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
Jul 15, 2014 $4

MAXILLOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION FIXATION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Dec 1, 2015 $3

No Listed Product Food and Beverage STRAUMANN USA LLC
Jul 23, 2014 $2

MAXILLOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION FIXATION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Aug 16, 2014 $1

MAXILLOFACIAL RECONSTRUCTION FIXATION Food and Beverage

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DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
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