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US20110208198 ELBOW RECONSTRUCTION INSTRUMENTS AND TECHNIQUES  
Techniques and instrumentation for elbow reconstruction, specifically, for repairs of the ulnar collateral ligament (UCL). The instrumentation provides for precise formation of sockets and tunnels...
US20150094727 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR JOINT REPLACEMENT  
A method of joint replacement Including forming one or more arthroscopy portals adjacent a hip joint that includes, a femur with a femoral head and a pelvis with an acetabulum socket, inserting a...
US20090043310 ARTHROPLASTY SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR OPTIMALLY ALIGNING AND TENSIONING A KNEE PROSTHESIS  
A combination of a first assembly for guiding resection of a femur and tibia of a knee joint and a second assembly including femoral and tibial knee components. The combination of the first...
US20120215227 METHOD OF PLANNING AND PERFORMING A SPHERICAL OSTEOTOMY USING THE 3-DIMENSIONAL CENTER OF ROTATION OF ANGULATION (CORA)  
A pre-surgical planning method for performing a spherical osteotomy for the surgical sectioning of a bone includes obtaining a CT scan of a bone. Subsequently manipulating the scan into a...
US20100198224 Prosthesis and Implementation System  
A prosthesis for replacing a selected portion of the anatomy is disclosed. Also disclosed is an exemplary method and apparatus for performing a procedure. The procedure can be minimally or less...
US20140316417 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RECONSTRUCTING A HIP JOINT, INCLUDING THE PROVISION AND USE OF A NOVEL ARTHROSCOPIC DEBRIDEMENT TEMPLATE FOR ASSISTING IN THE TREATMENT OF CAM-TYPE FEMOROACETABULAR IMPINGEMENT  
Apparatus for use in debriding a bone, said apparatus comprising: an arthroscopic debridement template comprising a body reconfigurable between (i) a first configuration having a first profile and...
US20150057665 POROUS SPACERS, INSTRUMENTS, AND METHODS FOR FOOT AND ANKLE FUSION  
Porous spacers (100) are provided for foot and ankle fusion. The porous spacers disclosed herein may be implanted between separate bones of a joint or between two segments of a single bone...
US20070055269 Implants, instruments and procedure for a unicompartmental knee replacement  
Methods and apparatus for a tibial component of unicompartmental knee arthroplasty for creating a combination onlay/inlay pocket in an anterior area of a tibia. The pocket includes a cortical...
US20110166577 ACETABULAR SHELL REMOVAL TOOL  
A tool for separating an acetabular shell of a hip prosthesis from the surrounding pelvic bone includes a fixture which attaches to the acetabular shell and has a chisel guide mounted on it. A...
US20130131681 Patient-Specific Elbow Guides And Associated Methods  
A patient-specific alignment guide includes a three-dimensional engagement surface customized in a pre-operating planning stage by computer imaging to closely mate and conform to a corresponding...
US20110015636 Patient-Specific Elbow Guides and Associated Methods  
A patient-specific alignment guide includes a three-dimensional engagement surface customized in a pre-operating planning stage by computer imaging to closely mate and conform to a corresponding...
US20080183176 Linked tibial resection guide  
An improved resection guide and method using same are disclosed. The guide is preferably utilized in resecting the tibia during either a single or double unicondylar type procedure. Preferably,...
US20140163563 INSTRUMENT FOR INTRA-OPERATIVE IMPLANT TEMPLATING USING FLUOROSCOPY  
A surgical instrument having a first assembly with a first radio-opaque portion providing a profile of a first portion of an intramedullary implant or canal in a bone, and a second assembly having...
US20080097451 Surgical tool assembly for total knee arthroplasty  
A surgical tool assembly for Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) including a femoral intra-medullary (IM) rod, a femoral intra-medullary (IM) alignment guide, a distal femoral alignment guide, and a...
US20090012526 Drill system for acetabular cup implants  
A drill guide system comprising: a hemispherical cup having an opening therein;a body having a distal end, a proximal end and a lumen extending between the distal end and the proximal end; anda...
US20080140081 CUT GUIDES  
An orthopedic cut guide including a motor configured to actuate a cutter guide having a guide surface. In one exemplary embodiment, the cut guide may include a plurality of motors each configured...
US20080195099 Osteotomy system  
The invention provides a suite of instruments, implants and associated techniques for performing procedures to correct deformities of the knee of a patient. In accordance with a preferred...
US20090216329 INTERVERTEBRAL DISC REPLACEMENT AND ASSOCIATED INSTRUMENTATION  
An endplate for an intervertebral prosthesis includes an inner domed region (330) and a peripheral rim (332) wherein the inner domed region has a non-circular plan and has an area that is at least...
US20090110498 ARTHROPLASTY SYSTEMS AND DEVICES, AND RELATED METHODS  
Systems for manufacturing arthroplasty jigs are disclosed. The systems include positioning components for positioning an arthroplasty jig blank in a machining device (e.g., a computer numerical...
US20100049195 ARTHROPLASTY SYSTEM AND RELATED METHODS  
A method of manufacturing an arthroplasty jig is disclosed herein. The method may include the following: generate a bone model, wherein the bone model includes a three dimensional computer model...
US20120035609 OSTEOARTHRITIS TREATMENT AND DEVICE  
A method for treating arthritis of a joint includes identifying a bone lesion in a bone adjacent to the joint; and implanting in the bone a reinforcing member in or adjacent to the bone lesion. A...
US20090270868 GENERATION OF A COMPUTERIZED BONE MODEL REPRESENTATIVE OF A PRE-DEGENERATED STATE AND USEABLE IN THE DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE OF ARTHROPLASTY DEVICES  
Disclosed herein is a method of generating a computerized bone model representative of at least a portion of a patient bone in a pre-degenerated state. The method includes: generating at least one...
US20060079963 Semiconstrained shoulder prosthetic for treatment of rotator cuff arthropathy  
A glenoid component for treatment of rotator cuff arthropathy includes attachment to the coracoid process by a pin or post imbedded into a hole formed in the coracoid process. The glenoid...
US20100262150 Custom radiographically designed cutting guides and instruments for use in total ankle replacement surgery  
A system comprised of custom radiographically designed tibial and talar cutting guides, a tibial reaming guide and bit, and instrumentalities for use in total ankle replacement surgery and a...
US20080249571 REPLACEMENT FACET JOINT AND METHOD  
Prostheses and methods for repair of a cervical fact joint. The articulating surfaces of the natural facets of the facet joint are removed only a sufficient amount to allow the insertion of flat...
US20130325017 SURGICAL CUTTING GUIDE AND METHOD  
Orthopedic procedures can involve tools or other instruments that assist a surgeon, such as a surgical cutting guide. The surgical cutting guide can include a body including a first cutting guide...
US20100174287 INSTRUMENTED LINKAGE SYSTEM  
An instrumented linkage system (100) to facilitate accuracy and efficiency of a surgical procedure is disclosed. The linkage system may be directly attached to a bone and used to register the bone...
US20090125029 Device for Aligning and Guiding Femoral Resection Guide and Femoral Implant Impactor  
The present invention discloses a device for aligning and guiding a femoral resection guide and a femoral implant impactor, whereby the femoral resection guide and the femoral implant impactor are...
US20110144651 INSTRUMENT FOR PREPARING AN IMPLANT SUPPORT SURFACE AND ASSOCIATED METHOD  
An instrument for preparing a surface of a joint is provided. The glenoid surface is adapted for receiving a prosthetic component having a feature closely conforming to the surface. The prosthetic...
US20140012267 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR JOINT RESURFACING AND REPAIR  
An implant resection system for preparing an implant site to replace a defect in an articular surface of a first bone includes a first guide configured to be coupled generally to the first bone....
US20060155292 Implant clamp and method  
An implant clamp for clamping an implant having a base to a bone. The clamp includes a support (10), a means to couple the support to the bone (72), an arm (16) pivotally connected to the support...
US20140309643 DEVICE FOR POSITIONING A BONE CUTTING GUIDE  
A device for positioning a cutting guide with respect to a bone comprising a body forming the cutting guide or intended to be fixed to the cutting guide; a least two contact members intended to...
US20090042158 Method for regenerating bone in the maxillary sinus  
The present invention relates to a method of treating bone loss in the posterior maxilla. Adequate bone is required in the posterior maxilla to facilitate tooth replacement with dental implants....
US20090234360 LASER ASSISTED TOTAL JOINT ARTHROPLASTY  
The present invention provides an improved method of performing bone resection, including during arthroplasty procedures, wherein a laser guide is utilized to align cutting blocks and/or measuring...
US20110060341 ALIGNMENT GUIDES FOR USE IN COMPUTER ASSISTED ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY TO PREPARE A BONE ELEMENT FOR AN IMPLANT  
In an embodiment, the methodology of the present invention is based on the use of an intraoperative navigation system and of a compact alignment guide for alignment of implant components. In an...
US20070233139 Surgical Jig  
A surgical jig for preparing a distal end of a femur during an orthopedic procedure comprising an engagement surface that accommodates at least a part of at least one of a patella and patella tendon.
US20140018812 ARTHROPLASTY DEVICE  
An arthroplasty device for attachment to adjacent first and second bones includes a first member with a base for securing to an extramedullary portion of the first bone and a pin that extends...
US20120116405 HUMERAL ROTATING BURR GUIDE  
A cutting guide for removal of bone during arthroplasty. The cutting guide includes a housing having a three-dimensional guide path and an arm coupled to the housing and extending through the...
US20060195194 Shoulder implant for glenoid replacement and methods of use thereof  
The invention features a glenoid (shoulder socket) implant prosthesis, a humeral implant prosthesis, devices for implanting glenoid and humeral implant prostheses, and methods of their use for the...
US20150223824 JIG WITH TARGETING FEATURE  
The present invention relates to a surgical jig incorporating a targeting feature. The surgical jig includes a jig body with a first end, a second end, an anchoring opening, and a neck portion at...
US20140343500 PERCUTANEOUS DRUG DELIVERY APPARATUS  
An implantable percutaneous fluid delivery device is described that includes a subcutaneous base portion having one or more ports for supplying fluid to one or more implanted catheter devices and...
US20120078259 PATIENT-SPECIFIC GUIDE FOR PARTIAL ACETABULAR SOCKET REPLACEMENT  
A device for partial acetabular replacement includes a patient-specific acetabular guide. The acetabular guide has a first surface configured to nestingly mate in only one position to the...
US20100312246 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR INTRODUCING PORTALS IN BONE  
Some introducer tools for bone portals have a handle coupled to a driving member by a force-limiting coupling. A bone portal comprising a bone-penetrating portion and a bone stop may be driven to...
US20080208201 Apparatus for preparing a femur  
An apparatus for preparing a head portion of a proximal femur has a drill guide support having a cylindrical bore therein for engaging the head of a femur. The support has a central axis for...
US20130190765 ALIGNMENT TOOL  
An alignment tool (2) for a joint is provided comprising a reference member 4 that defines a reference plane R and a distraction member (6). The distraction member (6) comprises first and second...
US20050070909 Saw jig for medical purposes  
The invention relates to a saw guide for medicinal purposes, with a handle and a sawblade guide element mounted on the handle to receive and guide a sawblade, and where the sawblade guide element...
US20060149274 Methods for performing a tibial tubercle osteotomy  
A method of performing a tibial tubercle osteotomy includes cutting a bone portion of a tibial tubercle from a remaining portion of the tibial tubercle, at least a portion of a patella ligament...
US20100318088 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR DEPLOYING BIOLOGICAL IMPLANTS  
Methods and devices for deploying biological implants are disclosed. The biological implants can include orthopedic, multi-component ankle implants. The target site can be prepared by fixing a...
US20120078254 CUSTOMIZED PATIENT-SPECIFIC COMPUTER CONTROLLED CUTTING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A customized patient-specific orthopaedic surgical system including a first surgical block, a second surgical block, and a computer-controlled milling machine. The first surgical block includes a...
US20090270866 VARIABLE OFFSET REAMER ASSEMBLY FOR MODULAR HUMERAL COMPONENT  
An instrument kit for reaming a cavity within a resected head of a bone is provided. The kit includes a reaming guide, at least two adaptor sleeves and a reamer. The reaming guide includes an...