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JOHN P KUPFERSCHMID
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JOHN P KUPFERSCHMID

Listed Specialty: Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
4410 MEDICAL DR, SUITE 540, SAN ANTONIO, TX, 78229-6306
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JOHN KUPFERSCHMID,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

9

payments

$1,139

payment total

2

companies paid this doctor
2015

15

payments

$9,371

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

32

payments

$13,237

payment total

5

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
Travel and Lodging
20 $12,430
Travel and Lodging
7 $9,109
Travel and Lodging
5 $815
Food and Beverage
12 $807
Food and Beverage
4 $324
Food and Beverage
8 $261

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
ECM PATCH

device

$1,128
EVICEL

drug

$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
ECM PATCH

device

$8,661
DEVELOPMENT

device

$623
PHOTOFIX

device

$51
SYNERGRAFT

device

$39
ONPUMP CARDIAC SURGERY

device

$13
HEART VALVES

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
ECM PATCH

device

$13,004
STRUCTURAL HEART

device

$136
EKOSONIC

device

$16
RESPIRATORY AND CARDIAC SUPPORT SYSTEMS

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.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
May 7, 2014 $8,220

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Feb 4, 2015 $7,598

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 23, 2014 $1,757

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 1, 2015 $736

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Nov 10, 2015 $623

DEVELOPMENT Travel and Lodging CRYOLIFE, INC.
Aug 4, 2016 $477

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Mar 21, 2014 $463

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Nov 15, 2014 $347

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Oct 29, 2014 $286

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Oct 11, 2016 $226

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Oct 12, 2016 $193

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Nov 14, 2014 $169

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
May 18, 2014 $167

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
May 20, 2014 $167

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
May 19, 2014 $167

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 7, 2014 $155

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 7, 2014 $146

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 6, 2014 $146

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 29, 2014 $136

STRUCTURAL HEART Food and Beverage ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC.
Nov 17, 2014 $125

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 7, 2014 $111

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Jul 27, 2015 $95

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Nov 15, 2014 $91

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Oct 10, 2016 $85

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
May 19, 2014 $77

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Feb 22, 2016 $74

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Mar 29, 2014 $70

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SCANLAN INTERNATIONAL INC
Mar 26, 2015 $66

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Sep 22, 2014 $65

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Sep 29, 2015 $62

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Nov 15, 2014 $61

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 9, 2014 $59

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Mar 30, 2015 $58

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 7, 2014 $53

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Feb 25, 2014 $45

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Oct 12, 2016 $41

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Feb 26, 2015 $27

PHOTOFIX SYNERGRAFT Food and Beverage CRYOLIFE, INC.
Nov 3, 2015 $24

PHOTOFIX Food and Beverage CRYOLIFE, INC.
Apr 23, 2014 $20

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Oct 29, 2014 $20

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
May 7, 2014 $20

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Aug 4, 2016 $20

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Mar 21, 2014 $20

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Feb 4, 2015 $20

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Apr 1, 2015 $18

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Nov 19, 2014 $16

EKOSONIC Food and Beverage EKOS CORPORATION
May 18, 2014 $16

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
May 19, 2014 $16

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
May 20, 2014 $16

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Dec 16, 2015 $13

ONPUMP CARDIAC SURGERY Food and Beverage MAQUET CARDIOVASCULAR U.S. SALES, L.L.C.
Oct 12, 2016 $13

ECM PATCH Food and Beverage CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
Nov 2, 2015 $12

SYNERGRAFT Food and Beverage CRYOLIFE, INC.
Nov 20, 2014 $11

RESPIRATORY AND CARDIAC SUPPORT SYSTEMS Food and Beverage MAQUET CARDIOVASCULAR U.S. SALES, L.L.C.
Sep 11, 2015 $11

HEART VALVES Food and Beverage MEDTRONIC VASCULAR, INC.
Nov 16, 2016 $11

EVICEL Food and Beverage ETHICON US, LLC
Apr 1, 2015 $9

ECM PATCH Travel and Lodging CORMATRIX CARDIOVASCULAR INC.
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