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BIJAN AFAR
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BIJAN AFAR

Listed Specialty: Dentist, Periodontics
6200 WILSHIRE BLVD, SUITE 1508, LOS ANGELES, CA, 90048
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BIJAN AFAR,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

13

payments

$2,219

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2015

8

payments

$155

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

5

payments

$132

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2013

4

payments

$67

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
Gift
1 $1,832
Food and Beverage
12 $387
Food and Beverage
5 $132
Food and Beverage
7 $105
Food and Beverage
3 $57
Gift
1 $50
Gift
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
TM MTX

device

$1,855
NOBELSPEEDY

device

$234
NOBELPARALLEL

device

$234
BRANEMARK

device

$234
NOBELACTIVE

device

$234
NOBELREPLACE

device

$234
DENTAL IMPLANTS

device

$39
ARESTIN

drug

$27
3.1MMD MTX IMPLANTS

device

$19
BELLATEK

device

$16
INVISALIGN

device

$13
† 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

device

$61
CONSUMABLE DENTISTRY

device

$50
ARESTIN

drug

$41
DENMAT PRODUCTS

device

$4
† 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

$52
DENTAL

device

$51
ARESTIN

drug

$30
† 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

device

$24
INSTRUMENTS

device

$20
IMPLANT DENTISTRY

device

$13
† 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 29, 2016 $1,832

TM MTX Gift

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Write-off of receivable

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 28, 2016 $88

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Sep 16, 2016 $71

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Aug 25, 2016 $62

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Jul 18, 2014 $52

DENTAL IMPLANT Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Apr 30, 2015 $50

CONSUMABLE DENTISTRY Gift DENTSPLY LLC
Sep 14, 2016 $39

DENTAL IMPLANTS Food and Beverage BIOHORIZONS IMPLANT SYSTEMS INC.
Jun 10, 2014 $29

DENTAL Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 9, 2015 $26

DENTAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jun 17, 2016 $24

TM MTX Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Oct 28, 2013 $24

DENTAL Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event or activity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 11, 2014 $21

DENTAL Food and Beverage

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Food and beverage provided in the context of a Zimmer event oractivity related to business meetings and medical training and education on safe and effective use of Zimmer products.

ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Dec 4, 2013 $20

INSTRUMENTS Food and Beverage PREMIER DENTAL PRODUCTS COMPANY
Feb 10, 2015 $20

DENTAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 4, 2016 $19

3.1MMD MTX IMPLANTS Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Mar 30, 2016 $17

ARESTIN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Nov 29, 2016 $16

BELLATEK Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Apr 7, 2016 $16

No Listed Product Food and Beverage SHOFU DENTAL CORP
Jun 9, 2015 $15

DENTAL Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Jun 8, 2014 $15

ARESTIN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Dec 1, 2014 $15

ARESTIN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Mar 3, 2015 $14

ARESTIN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Oct 7, 2013 $13

IMPLANT DENTISTRY Food and Beverage DENTSPLY IH INC.
Oct 31, 2016 $13

INVISALIGN Food and Beverage ALIGN TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Oct 12, 2016 $13

BRANEMARK NOBELACTIVE NOBELPARALLEL NOBELREPLACE NOBELSPEEDY Food and Beverage NOBEL BIOCARE USA
Apr 28, 2015 $13

ARESTIN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Jun 19, 2015 $13

ARESTIN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Nov 23, 2016 $11

ARESTIN Food and Beverage VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS NORTH AMERICA LLC
Sep 25, 2013 $10

No Listed Product Gift ORTHO ORGANIZERS, INC.
May 2, 2015 $4

DENMAT PRODUCTS Food and Beverage DEN-MAT HOLDINGS, LLC
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