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US20130274560 VAGINAL MANIPULATOR INCLUDING EXPANSION PLATE AND DOOR  
A vaginal manipulator includes a shaft and a head. The head includes a central plate having a distal end connected to the shaft, an expansion plate coupled to and configured to move radially away...
US20150018625 TISSUE RETRACTOR  
A surgical site retractor is configured to retract tissue, such as in an intercostal procedure. The retractor may be formed from non-radiopaque material for improved monitoring via x-ray imaging....
US20140114137 Retractor  
The retractor system for use in spinal surgery and other types of surgical procedures that is a simple and efficient solution for minimally invasive access to thoracolumbar spine is disclosed. The...
US20110105850 VAGINAL ENTRY SURGICAL DEVICES, KIT, SYSTEM, AND METHOD  
A surgical method, system, kit, and various devices are provided for use in, among other things, vaginal entry during a natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgical procedure. A system and/or...
US20120220833 HINGED TISSUE SUPPORT DEVICE  
A tissue support device is provided for managing access through tissue. The tissue support device engages the tissue proximate an opening in the tissue and biases the tissue support device to...
US20110201895 DEVICE FOR SURGICAL OPERATIONS ON A PROLAPSE  
A device for surgical operations on a prolapse, comprising a hollow stretcher body (2) having a prevalent development direction along a longitudinal axis (A) and being insertable in an orifice,...
US20130274561 VAGINAL MANIPULATOR INCLUDING LIGHT SOURCE  
A vaginal manipulator includes a shaft, a handle connected to a first end of the shaft, and a head connected to a second end of the shaft. The head includes a rigid anterior surface that moves...
US20150045627 RETRACTOR WITH INTEGRATED LIGHT SOURCE  
A surgical retractor that comprises an integrated light source for creating a working space for the access of dissecting instruments employed during an open surgical procedure is described. The...
US20120302839 SPECULUM  
A bone access tool including a handle assembly and speculum assembly coupled to the handle assembly for accessing and channeling through biological tissue is described. The handle assembly has...
US20150257638 Tissue Retractor and Method of Use  
Methods and devices for retracting tissue in a surgical procedure to allow access to the surgical site. Retractor systems and methods that comprise a retractor frame comprising rotatable arms and...
US20140148652 Tissue Retractor and Method of Use  
Methods and devices for retracting tissue in a surgical procedure to allow access to the surgical site. Retractor systems and methods that comprise a retractor frame comprising rotatable arms and...
US20110224496 Tissue Retractor and Method of Use  
Methods and devices for retracting tissue in a surgical procedure to allow access to the surgical site. Retractor systems and methods that comprise a retractor frame comprising rotatable arms and...
US20140128682 RETRACTOR TOOL  
An apparatus for tissue separation comprises a hollow retractor expandable in at least one dimension, the retractor having upper and lower guide surface portions for contacting respective upper...
US20130345520 MINIMAL INCISION MAXIMAL ACCESS MIS SPINE INSTRUMENTATION AND METHOD  
a minimal incision maximal access system allows for maximum desirable work space exposure within the incision along with maximum access to the operative field utilizing a minimum incision as small...
US20110245620 MINIMAL INCISION MAXIMAL ACCESS MIS SPINE INSTRUMENTATION AND METHOD  
a minimal incision maximal access system allows for maximum desirable work space exposure within the incision along with maximum access to the operative field utilizing a minimum incision as small...
US20060020173 Rib cage retractor and pads thereof  
A rib cage retractor for game hunters comprises a bar clamp/spreader as is known in the art, such a tool has an end piece which is removable and that, when placed on the opposite end of the bar,...
US20110098537 TISSUE MASSAGE RETRACTOR  
A retractor system for percutaneous surgery in a patient includes first and second retractor portions positionable opposite one another in an incision of the patient. The system also includes at...
US20120095298 LAPAROSCOPIC DEVICE WITH DISTAL HANDLE  
Methods and devices are provided for controlling movement of an end effector assembly, and in particular for causing mimicking motion between a handle and an end effector assembly. In an exemplary...
US20130190575 Lateral Retractor System and Methods of Use  
Technology disclosed herein relates to retractors and methods of use for surgical procedures, and in particular, spinal surgical procedures. In one embodiment, a surgical refractor includes a pair...
US20060142643 Radially expanding surgical retractor  
A radially expanding surgical retractor which includes a base having a thickness, the base having a first slot extending through the thickness in a first arc, and a second slot discrete from the...
US20080221394 TISSUE RETRACTOR  
Methods and devices for minimally invasive surgery in a patient. A tubular body is disclosed which includes in its side wall a plurality of longitudinal passages. Elongated blocking members are...
US20090275802 Distally Expandable Dilation Tube  
A transitional dilator including: a dilator body having a proximal end and a distal end, wherein the dilator body defines a sleeve orifice configured to receive an implant placement tube; and a...
US20050027170 Surgical retractors  
The present invention provides surgical retractors that can prevent their own arms and handle portions from being raised even when a deep portion of a surgical incision needs to be held open. The...
US20090093684 SURGICAL RETRACTOR DEVICE AND METHOD OF USE  
A surgical retractor is disclosed. The retractor has a body with first and second portions cooperating to displace circularly relative to one another about an axis through a center of the body. A...
US20140058210 Surgical Retractor Systems and Illuminated Cannulae  
This invention includes surgical retractors that comprise an expandable frame that includes at least two base components, a connector, and at least two retractor blades attached to the expandable...
US20120143011 MINIMALLY INVASIVE RETRACTOR WITH SEPARABLE BLADES AND METHODS OF USE  
A device, system and method for orthopedic spine surgery using a screw-based retractor, are disclosed herein and allows for access to the spine through a minimally or less invasive approach. The...
US20140364695 SPECULUM FOR OBSTETRICAL AND GYNECOLOGICAL EXAMS AND RELATED PROCEDURES  
This application presents structurally-adjustable vaginal specula, which provides visualization and access to the vagina and the cervix. The specula may be lightweight and compact, and may also be...
US20120035423 SURGICAL ACCESS INSTRUMENT  
Embodiments of the invention include instruments and methods for providing surgical access to a surgical site. Some embodiments include a flexible arm that adjustably holds a retractor blade to...
US20070060794 Spreadable medical instrument for endoscopic interventions  
The invention relates to a spreadable medical instrument for endoscopic interventions having a base body, a handle positioned on the base body, and at least two spatula blades that are connected...
US20070129608 ACCESS SYSTEM FOR MINIMALLY INVASIVE SPINAL SURGERY  
A retractor assembly for defining a working channel to a surgical site for conducting minimally invasive spinal surgery includes a plurality of relatively articulable components. Temporary...
US20070213596 Minimal incision maximal access spine surgery instruments and method  
The system and method provides a retractor and use which gives the traditional ability to apply force and hold the surgical field open, but with the ability to select the depth, and shape of...
US20070010716 Surgical access device, system, and methods of use  
A surgical access device can include a plurality of retractor members that together define a lumen having a first cross-sectional dimension. Each of the plurality of retractor members can be moved...
US20070260125 Minimally open retraction device  
A retractor having a pair of blades is disclosed. A ring having an opening is attached to one end of the blades. The blades define a channel therebetween. The blades may be pivotally coupled to...
US20070118022 Retractor and methods of use  
Embodiments of the present invention are directed toward a retractor which may include a housing, at least one blade holder configured to be slidably coupled to the housing, and an actuator handle...
US20080161649 Bone Fusion System and Method  
A bone fusion system and method is disclosed. The system includes a bone mill having at least one docking station that is located at a position other than where a user inserts bone to be...
US20090036746 Instrumentation for tissue retraction  
Instrumentation for retracting tissue comprising a retractor member including a sidewall defining an axial passage extending along a length thereof and a lateral opening in transverse...
US20070238932 SURGICAL RETRACTOR AND RETRACTOR ASSEMBLY  
Retractor for insertion in an incision of a patient includes a frame defining a central opening and a reference plane, and at least one blade disposed within the central opening The blade...
US20070038033 Cassette based surgical retractor  
The present invention provides a retractor featuring cassette assemblies that provide the blades for the retractor and include mechanisms for controlling the angulation and retraction of the...
US20090259109 Sternum retractor device  
A sternum retractor device is disclosed suitable for temporarily maintaining a selected gap between two sternal stumps during cardiac surgical procedures. The device comprises a pair of jaws...
US20080132766 Surgical Access System And Method Of Using Same  
A system for creating an access portal to a surgical site generally comprises a first portal member configured to be inserted through an incision and toward the surgical site and a second portal...
US20100280627 DISSECTION AND RETRACTION DEVICE FOR VAGINAL SACRAL COLPOPEXY  
In one embodiment the apparatus includes a first retractor, a second retractor, and a shaft. The shaft defines a central channel extending from a first end portion of the shaft to a second end...
US20080091081 Speculum  
Disclosed are devices and methods for accessing and channeling through biological tissue. One embodiment is a bone access tool including a handle assembly and speculum assembly coupled to the...
US20080021286 Retractor  
A retractor (1) that is meant to be placed in a wound (7) to hold this open during a surgical operation, comprising a shackle of a plastic material pervious for X-ray radiation. The shackle has to...
US20120245431 Spinal Access Retractor  
A retractor includes a first arm, a second arm, and a translating member. The first arm comprises a proximal portion configured to retain a first retractor member and a distal portion configured...
US20110208006 SURGICAL RETRACTOR  
A surgical retractor and a method of minimally invasive surgery, wherein the surgical retractor includes ribs and a mechanism for transferring of linear and rotational movements of the ribs and...
US20090182203 TISSUE RETRACTION DEVICE  
A self-retaining retractor is described. The retractor can be sized for small patients, such as young children or infants or some animals. The retractor has two blades that are capable of holding...
US20070156024 Surgical Retractors and Methods of Minimally Invasive Surgery  
A surgical retractor includes a plurality of blade assemblies interconnected by a plurality of racks. One or more of the blade assemblies is movable along a rack to selectively expand the...
US20080015417 Selectively locking minimally traumatic access port  
A selectively locking minimally traumatic access port which utilizes a retractor which is configured to create access to a surgical site by displacing surrounding tissues. To minimize the damaged...
US20070032704 Retractor instruments  
The present invention relates to a retraction instrument (1, 100) comprising an elongated tubular body (3, 103) to which are associated a rod (2, 102, 122) and at least one deployable/orientable...
US20090062619 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR SURGICAL RETRACTION  
The present invention provides method and apparatus that may be patient mounted for surgical retraction. The retractor disclosed herein may be positioned with a base plate resting against the...

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