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ROBERT E LINS
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ROBERT E LINS

Listed Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
440 N STATE ROAD 7 STE B, ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL, 33411-3504
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ROBERT LINS,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

12

payments

$148,474

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor
2015

14

payments

$181,098

payment total

4

companies paid this doctor
2014

9

payments

$248,571

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2013

5

payments

$113,983

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
Royalty or License
4 $248K
Royalty or License
4 $181K
Royalty or License
4 $148K
Royalty or License
3 $114K
Food and Beverage
10 $186
Food and Beverage
8 $146
Food and Beverage
4 $56
Food and Beverage
2 $37
Consulting
1 $16

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
ASPEN

device

$148K
FORTEO

drug

$52
AVIATOR

device

$45
VLP MINI-MOD

device

$19
SPRIX

drug

$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
SPINE

device

$181K
FORTEO

drug

$91
XIAFLEX

drug

$40
SPORTS MED KNEE

device

$34
SPORTS MED SHOULDER

device

$34
† 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
SPINE

device

$248K
FORTEO

drug

$25
BGS-BHS STIMULATORS

device

$18
IFUSE IMPLANT

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
SPINAL FUSION DEVICE

device

$88,946
PREFERENCE

device

$25,000
ORTHOSES OFF-THE-SHELF

device

$24
VERTEBRAL BODY AUGMENTATION

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
Nov 15, 2013 $88,946

SPINAL FUSION DEVICE Royalty or License LANX, INC. ANDSL, LLC
Feb 14, 2014 $74,144

SPINE Royalty or License BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Nov 14, 2014 $60,151

SPINE Royalty or License BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Feb 13, 2015 $60,017

SPINE Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
May 15, 2014 $59,722

SPINE Royalty or License BIOMET SPINE, LLC
Aug 15, 2014 $54,481

SPINE Royalty or License BIOMET SPINE, LLC
May 12, 2016 $53,011

ASPEN Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC. Andsl, LLC
Aug 14, 2015 $43,178

SPINE Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Nov 13, 2015 $40,388

SPINE Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 12, 2016 $38,598

ASPEN Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC. Andsl, LLC
May 15, 2015 $37,329

SPINE Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Aug 12, 2016 $31,603

ASPEN Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC. ANDSL, LLC
Nov 14, 2016 $25,117

ASPEN Royalty or License ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC. ANDSL, LLC
Nov 19, 2013 $15,000

PREFERENCE Royalty or License AMEDICA CORPORATION
Nov 19, 2013 $10,000

PREFERENCE Royalty or License AMEDICA CORPORATION HICKS, MOTTO & EHRLICH PA
Mar 3, 2016 $45

AVIATOR Food and Beverage STRYKER CORPORATION
Sep 15, 2015 $34

SPORTS MED KNEE SPORTS MED SHOULDER Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Aug 16, 2013 $24

ORTHOSES OFF-THE-SHELF Food and Beverage DJO, LLC
Oct 7, 2015 $22

SPINE Food and Beverage ZIMMER BIOMET HOLDINGS, INC.
Feb 12, 2015 $21

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Aug 19, 2015 $19

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Aug 18, 2016 $19

VLP MINI-MOD Food and Beverage SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
Jan 6, 2016 $19

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Dec 10, 2015 $18

XIAFLEX Food and Beverage ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
May 28, 2014 $18

BGS-BHS STIMULATORS Food and Beverage EBI MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC
Apr 29, 2015 $18

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Oct 7, 2015 $18

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Aug 24, 2016 $17

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Apr 20, 2016 $16

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Aug 21, 2014 $16

No Listed Product Consulting ERMI INC.
Jun 22, 2016 $15

SPRIX Food and Beverage EGALET US INC
Apr 9, 2015 $14

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Jan 3, 2014 $14

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Jul 17, 2014 $13

IFUSE IMPLANT Food and Beverage SI-BONE, INC.
Dec 6, 2013 $13

VERTEBRAL BODY AUGMENTATION Food and Beverage DEPUY SYNTHES SALES INC.
Jul 24, 2015 $11

XIAFLEX Food and Beverage ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
Feb 7, 2014 $11

FORTEO Food and Beverage LILLY USA, LLC
Jun 5, 2015 $10

XIAFLEX Food and Beverage ENDO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
May 26, 2016 $10

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ELECTRONIC WAVEFORM LAB, INC.
May 26, 2016 $4

No Listed Product Food and Beverage ELECTRONIC WAVEFORM LAB, INC.
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