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US20110160735 SURGICAL RESECTION GUIDE  
A surgical resection guide comprising: a housing (36); a stylus arm (38) extending through the housing (36) and a linear adjustment mechanism. The linear adjustment mechanism comprises: a shaft...
US20100087823 PEDICLE PREPARATION DEVICE TO ASSIST IMPLANTATION OF PEDICLE SCREWS  
A device to assist in preparing a pedicle of a patient to receive a pedicle screw comprises a shaft including a tip extending from a distal end of the shaft adapted to penetrate bone. An angle...
US20100087824 High tibial osteotomy instrumentation  
An apparatus to aid in cutting a bone during a bone osteotomy procedure, including a frame having a first bushing, a first fixation pin, and an adjustment screw. The apparatus further includes a...
US20090281544 INSTRUMENT FOR GUIDING RESECTION OF A GREATER TUBERCLE  
An instrument for use in resecting a portion of a greater tubercle of a humerus in shoulder arthroplasty is provided. The instrument includes a guide support that has a first end coupled to a long...
US20090222012 CANINE ELBOW REPAIR AND INSTRUMENTATION  
Methods and instrumentation for arthroscopic elbow surgery which include a humeral component. The humeral component is installed in a trough formed in the humeral condyle. The trough may be formed...
US20070265634 OSTEOTOMY GUIDE  
The present invention provides improved systems and methods for facilitating cuts in an item. In one embodiment, a surgical apparatus is provided that includes a first saw guide having a first...
US20070233137 Tibia cutter  
A tibia cutter, which enables the artificial tibia insert to be installed at the exact position by indicating information about the fitting position of the artificial tibia insert on the cut...
US20080269756 SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS FOR SPINAL DISC IMPLANTS AND RELATED METHODS  
Trials for spinal surgery include: (a) a trial implant portion having a shape corresponding to an implantable spinal disc implant; (b) a shaft connected to the trial implant portion; and (c) at...
US20140378979 Alignment Guides With Patient-Specific Anchoring Elements  
A method for preparing a bone of a joint during joint arthroplasty. The method includes mounting an alignment guide on the bone of a patient along an alignment direction. The method further...
US20070093845 Femoral neck resection guide and method  
A femoral neck resection guide for use in minimally invasive hip surgery and method of utilizing same are disclosed. The femoral neck resection guide includes at least two spaced resection guide...
US20130310836 PIVOTING CUT GUIDES  
The present disclosure provides a cut guide for use in preparation of the distal femur to form the anterior, anterior chamfer, distal, posterior chamfer and posterior facets as well as the...
US20090228016 TIBIAL PLATEAU AND/OR FEMORAL CONDYLE RESECTION SYSTEM FOR PROSTHESIS IMPLANTATION  
According to the invention, the system enables a preoperative study to be carried out wherein the tibia and/or femur is modelled on a computer (6) in 3D, the ideal cutting plane is defined and the...
US20050267484 Extended trochanteric osteotomy guide  
A surgical guide for guiding and steady a saw during surgery, especially adapted to perform at least one, and preferably both, an extended trochanteric osteotomy and a trochanteric slide. The...
US20150245844 PATIENT MATCHED INSTRUMENT  
A patient matched instrument is disclosed. The patient matched instrument includes a body having an interior patient matched surface; a cutting slot extending through at least a portion of the...
US20070123896 Method of resecting bone  
In a surgical method for resecting a bone during joint arthroplasty, an anchoring structure is fixed to a reference, such as a bone, and an articulating linkage is attached to the anchoring...
US20140046332 STOPPING TOOL GUIDES AND COMBINATIONS THEREOF WITH SURGICAL GUIDES, METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING AND USES THEREOF  
The present invention relates to stopping tool guides for use during surgical interventions and combinations of these stopping tool guides with surgical guides. The present invention further...
US20070073306 CUTTING BLOCK FOR SURGICAL NAVIGATION  
A bone cutting apparatus configured to guide a surgical instrument during a bone cutting procedure is provided. The apparatus is attachable to a bone and comprises a cutting guide having a...
US20060009776 Modular guide systems and related rasps and methods for resecting a joint articulation surface  
The present invention relates to guide systems and methods for resecting at least a portion of a joint articulation surface on a bone by mounting a first cutting guide on the joint articulation...
US20070043375 Method and system for determining resection guidelines for joint replacement surgical procedures  
A method and system for utilizing a plurality of linear laser beams to project guidelines onto a skeletal joint for resection of the joint during surgical joint replacement procedures. The method...
US20100030219 ORTHOPEDIC NAVIGATION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
System and methods for establishing, in combination with an imaging device, a desired orientation of a navigated element having a longitudinal axis, with respect to a bone, the system comprising a...
US20090048687 METHOD FOR PLACING A MALLEOLAR IMPLANT FOR PARTIAL OR TOTAL ANKLE PROSTHESIS  
A method for implanting a malleolar implant in an ankle joint. A spacer block is positioned between a lower portion of a tibia and an upper portion of an astragalus in the ankle joint. A guide...
US20140114320 PATIENT SPECIFIC SOFT TISSUE PROTECTORS AND RETRACTORS  
Disclosed are devices, methods and/or systems for tissue protectors and/or retractors having patient specific and/or patient adapted features that facilitate the accuracy and predictability of...
US20120172880 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR AMELIORATING JOINT CONDITIONS AND DISEASES  
A device for ameliorating joint conditions and diseases comprising a) a first section comprising a joint-ward end, an opposing mating end, and a lateral wall, a peripheral column partially forming...
US20150150570 JIG FOR GUIDE PIN PIERCING  
A guide pin piercing jig includes a curved frame, a front cylinder unit provided at a front end of the frame, and a rear cylinder unit provided at a rear end of the frame, in which the front...
US20050240196 Apparatus for use in orthopaedic surgery  
Apparatus for use in orthopaedic surgery includes disposable or partially disposable cutting jigs for use on restructuring the femur and tibia as well as equipment for use in reshaping the...
US20140236158 SHOULDER GUIDES  
The application provides patient-specific surgical guides for positioning onto a glenoid of a patient, comprising two or more patient-specific positioning elements, each comprising a...
US20090264890 Tibial Resection Guide  
A tibial resection guide. The tibial resection guide includes a support member having a longitudinal shaft, and a referencing guide coupled to the longitudinal shaft, the referencing guide...
US20090299372 Surgical allograft bone plug cutting tool assembly and method of using same  
The invention is directed toward a surgical kit having component parts capable of use to prepare a cartilage implant plug from allograft condyle. The kit comprises a sizing gauge used to measure...
US20070173851 Modular anterior-posterior femoral sizer  
The invention provides an apparatus and method for sizing a distal portion of a femur during knee arthroplasty. A sizer according to the invention includes a body that can be removably attached to...
US20150257768 METHOD FOR PERFORMING SURGICAL PROCEDURES USING OPTICAL CUTTING GUIDES  
A method for performing a surgical procedure on a patient using a robotic system and a navigation system. The robotic system includes a cutting tool. The navigation system has at least one...
US20050273114 Open wedge osteotomy system and surgical method  
A system and method for performing an opening wedge osteotomy in a tibia, the system and method comprising (i) a positioning guide configured for aligning a portion of the positioning guide with a...
US20140171953 JIG FOR PLACING A SHOULDER PROSTHESIS JOINT IMPLANT ON A HUMERAL HEAD  
The jig is formed based on a three-dimensional reconstruction of the bone elements of the joint from tomodensitometric data; the marking of points on the humerus being used as a basis for the...
US20080300600 RESURFACING REAMER WITH CUTTING STRUTS  
Disclosed is a guided orthopedic bone reamer (10a) for cutting a profile relief shape (21a) into a joint bone (20). The reamer (10a) has a cutting head (30a) and an axial guide assembly (70). The...
US20080015608 BURR GUIDE ASSEMBLY  
A burr guide assembly for guiding a burr tool during a procedure in which the burr tool is used to cut a bone. The burr guide assembly comprises a housing which can be fastened to the bone and a...
US20070073408 Joint prosthesis and method of implanting same  
A novel and improved canine elbow prosthesis and method of implanting same including a unique bi-compartmental prosthesis having bone receiving members and transverse pegs which may be implanted...
US20140358148 DEVICE FOR PATELLAR RESURFACING  
The device, tool, instrument and the like, for patellar resurfacing, according to the invention, comprises at least one bearing framework (IN), which incorporates a cutting slot (Tpg) and a lower...
US20060122618 Navigated cut guide locator  
A navigated guide is provided for establishing datums used to position subsequent components during a surgical procedure.
US20080015605 High tibial osteotomy guide  
A cutting block for use in a bone osteotomy procedure is disclosed, and includes a first cutting guide surface, a second cutting guide surface, and a third cutting guide surface. The first,...
US20060015114 Robotizable system of motorized guide for operative instrumentations  
System of motorized guide for operative instrumentations especially for knee surgery, comprising a device of very intervention and means for its movements, characterized by an apparatus of...
US20080234692 Orthopedic jig, pin, and method  
An orthopedic jig and pins therefore are disclosed that allow the pins to be pre-loaded into apertures through the jig before the jig is positioned at a desired location with respect to a bone...
US20080154384 Joint prosthesis  
A novel and improved elbow prosthesis and method of implanting same including a novel aggregate prosthesis having a retaining system in conjunction with a set plate.
US20090222011 Targeting surgical instrument for use in spinal disc replacement and methods for use in spinal disc replacement  
A targeting surgical instrument for use in spinal disc replacement includes a first arm, a second arm and a body portion. The first arm is configured to be longitudinally aligned with a mid-line...
US20100057090 TRANS-CUT SLOT ADJUSTMENT MECHANISM  
An adjustable cut guide and a method of using the adjustable cut guide are disclosed herein. The adjustable cut guide has a guide surface disposed between an actuation mechanism and a base of the...
US20140276854 Tangential Fit of Patient-Specific Guides  
A bone preparation guide including a first patient-specific portion based on image data of a specific patient's bone and configured to match the patient's specific bone surface. A second...
US20140257304 Patient-Specific Glenoid Guide With a Reusable Guide Holder  
A glenoid device for preparing a shoulder joint of a patient includes a reusable guide holder having a body between an upper surface and a lower surface and a bore passing through the body of the...
US20060200157 Nail Plate and Jig Therefor  
A humeral fracture fixation system is provided and includes a nail-plate fixation device having a plate-like head portion, an intramedullary nail portion, and a bent neck portion therebetween...
US20050261696 Apparatus for setting a cutting block for a resection of the tibia  
The invention relates to an apparatus for setting a cutting block having at least one guide surface for a resection of the tibia, the apparatus being capable of being anchored to the tibia in both...
US20140180342 IMPLANT FOR OSTEOTOMY, TOOL FOR INSERTING THE IMPLANT, AND METHOD OF INSERTING THE IMPLANT USING THE TOOL  
A tool comprises a first body shaped to detachably receive a bone implant having a first portion with a first flat surface adapted to be attached to a bone and a second portion with a second flat...
US20080208200 Drilling guide for use in implanting a femoral neck fixation prosthesis  
A femoral neck fixation prosthesis and method of using same which reduces bone loss and the avoids the other shortcomings of the prior art by allowing the fixation of a stable femoral head...
US20070055268 Cutting blocks for a surgical procedure and methods for using cutting blocks  
Two cutting blocks are provided for preparing a femur for total knee arthroplasty. A first cutting block comprises a block body positionable on a resected distal end of the femur. A first slot is...