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US20070173848 Bone jig  
A jig includes a main body with at least one tool guide portion and a referencing member. The main body includes an adjusting member which acts between the main body and the referencing member to...
US20140309644 Patient-Specific-Bone-Cutting Guidance Instruments And Methods  
An orthopedic device for cutting or resurfacing an outer bone surface of a bone of a patient includes first and second guides. Each guide has a patient-specific surface preoperatively configured...
US20130006250 PATIENT-SPECIFIC BONE-CUTTING GUIDANCE INSTRUMENTS AND METHODS  
An orthopedic device for cutting or resurfacing an outer bone surface of a bone of a patient includes first and second guides. Each guide has a patient-specific surface preoperatively configured...
US20110152868 METHOD, DEVICE, AND SYSTEM FOR SHAVING AND SHAPING OF A JOINT  
Described herein are methods and devices useful for reaming and shaping the surfaces of a joint in a mammalian body. The reaming and shaping devices and methods are particularly useful in...
US20050273112 Three-dimensional osteotomy device and method for treating bone deformities  
An osteotomy device for correcting angulation, rotation, and length deformities in bones is disclosed along with a method for use of the device. A deformity of a bone can occur when there is a...
US20080119860 System for preparing bone for receiving an implant  
A system for cutting bone includes a cutting guide including a metal block having a guide surface provided thereon, and an oscillating tip saw having a cutting blade assembly extending from a...
US20090299371 Surgical bone cutting assembly and method of using same  
The invention is directed toward a surgical kit having component parts capable of use in excising a cartilage defect site on a patient to prepare the same for receipt of an implant plug, the kit...
US20050113840 Method and apparatus for less invasive knee resection  
Various method and apparatuses may be used to perform a procedure, such as a resection of a portion of the anatomy for preparation of the implants of a prosthetic. Various resecting member,...
US20100228257 JOINT REPLACEMENT COMPONENT  
Imaging of a left or right joint is performed preoperatively, and an alignment guide and a custom cutting guide are formed based on the imaging. The alignment guide includes cannulations into...
US20100069910 Osteotomy Guide and Method of Cutting the Medial Distal Tibia Employing the Same  
An osteotomy guide is provided for cutting a bone, such as the medial distal tibia, to facilitate an ankle replacement. The osteotomy guide includes a positioning device having a number of...
US20090088762 MODULAR FEMORAL ORTHOPAEDIC SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
A femoral orthopaedic surgical instrument includes a posterior femoral trial having a cutting guide defined therein and an anterior femoral trial removably coupled to the posterior femoral trial....
US20080114369 Adjustable resection guide  
A resection guide having an alignment barrel with holes that pass through the entire cross-section of the alignment barrel is disclosed. An alignment guide is mounted on the alignment barrel....
US20050209599 Osteotomy plate with locking washers  
Method and apparatus for performing osteotomies using an osteotomy plate having locking washers. A bone is resected to form an opening that is held open by a tooth projecting from a bone plate....
US20080255563 INSTRUMENTATION AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING SURGICAL ACCESS TO A SPINE  
A system for accessing a spine from a curved postero-lateral approach may include a curved cannula positioned along a curved path from an opening in the skin to a location proximate the spine. A...
US20120253350 BONE GRAFT SHAPER  
A bone graft shaper for shaping bone graft. The bone graft shaper includes a first holder having at least one shaped slot and a second holder coupled to the first holder, such that the first and...
US20140066720 PATIENT-MATCHED INSTRUMENTATION AND METHODS  
A patient-matched cutting block including a surface or point contact features adapted to at least partially conform to or reference a patient specific anatomy. The cutting block having guide slots...
US20090254092 CUTTING APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING OSTEOTOMY  
For performing an osteotomy operation at a selected location on a patient's bone, a cutting apparatus comprising a screw device having a tubular shell with at least one longitudinal slot through...
US20080195109 Navigated cut guide for total knee reconstruction  
A method and apparatus are disclosed that provides a system to perform a procedure on a patient or on a patient's anatomy. The apparatus can include a guide member that includes at least three...
US20090198244 Instrument for Implanting a Wrist Prosthesis  
A wrist instrument and methods for identifying a location for implantation of a wrist prosthesis are disclosed in the present application.
US20060155293 External rotation cut guide  
The present invention relates to a bone-cutting guide intended to be temporarily positioned against a resected bone surface at a bone-cutting surface. The bone-cutting guide is also positioned at...
US20090076513 SPHERICAL OSTEOTOMY DEVICE AND METHOD  
A spherical osteotomy device for the efficient surgical sectioning of bone includes a part spherical body and a shank. The part spherical body includes an outer surface, an inner surface, a...
US20100198223 Osteochondral Implant Fixation Method  
A surgical procedure and a device used in the procedure according to which one end portion of a guide rod is inserted into the condyle of a damaged area of a human. The rod is used as a guide for...
US20070288029 MILLING SYSTEM FOR RESECTING A JOINT ARTICULATION SURFACE  
A milling system for use in resecting at least a portion of a joint articulation surface of a bone includes an alignment guide having a top surface and an opposing bottom surface with an opening...
US20150157340 ANKLE REPLACEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
Various surgical devices and methods are disclosed herein. Also disclosed is multi-component prosthesis, which can be used as an ankle prosthesis. One of the disclosed surgical alignment systems...
US20150157339 ANKLE REPLACEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
Various surgical devices and methods are disclosed herein. Also disclosed is multi-component prosthesis, which can be used as an ankle prosthesis. One of the disclosed surgical alignment systems...
US20140336658 ANKLE REPLACEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
Various surgical devices and methods are disclosed herein. Also disclosed is multi-component prosthesis, which can be used as an ankle prosthesis. One of the disclosed surgical alignment systems...
US20060122617 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...
US20080275451 Distal femoral cutting guide  
A device and a method for establishing a position and orientation for a preliminary saw cut in a distal end of a femur to prepare the femur for installation of a prosthetic knee joint. A guide...
US20090254126 COMPRESSION/DISTRACTION OSTEOTOMY SYSTEM, PLATE, METHOD, DRILL GUIDE AND SAW GUIDE  
An osteotomy system includes anchoring screws and advancement screws having a head with a surface defining a first angled plane. A plate has anchoring holes and advancement holes with countersunk...
US20090222013 Tap Guide  
In one aspect, the present disclosure relates to a tap guide including a shaft having a proximal portion and a distal portion, a handle coupled to the proximal portion of the shaft, and a tip...
US20140276855 System and Method for Arranging Objects in an Operating Room in Preparation for Surgical Procedures  
Systems and methods for arranging objects in an operating room in preparation for a surgical procedure. The objects are arranged based on surgical procedure information provided to a guidance...
US20100130982 Adjustable excision device for bones  
The present invention provides a device for segmenting a bone. The bone is segmented in two cuts i.e. an initial cut and a final cut. While segmenting the bone, the device is clamped to the bone...
US20090248044 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PLANNING/GUIDING ALTERATIONS TO A BONE  
A computer-assisted surgery system for planning/guiding alterations to a bone in surgery, comprises a trackable member adapted to be secured to the bone. The trackable member has a first inertial...
US20080161816 BONE ALIGNMENT IMPLANT AND METHOD OF USE  
A method for correcting an angular deformity in a bone includes inserting a guide wire within a physis of a bone having an angular deformity, the physis extending between a first side the bone on...
US20130085500 Patient-Specific Femoroacetabular Impingement Instruments And Methods  
A device for a patient-specific acetabular and/or femoral guide. The guides can be used in a selected resection of at least one of a femur and an acetabulum to increase a range of motion of the...
US20100076443 DRILLING/MILLING GUIDE AND KEEL CUT PREPARATION SYSTEM  
An instrument system, associated milling or drilling guide and method include use of a trial implant of a size corresponding to an actual implant for the intervertebral space, with a milling guide...
US20070219559 INDICATOR DEVICE FOR USE WITH A SURGICAL GUIDE INSTRUMENT  
Instruments for use in resecting, reshaping, and preparing the end of a bone to receive an implant. The instruments may be equipped with indicator devices in the form of light-emitting devices to...
US20110178524 METATARSAL BONE IMPLANT CUTTING GUIDE  
A cutting guide (12) for guiding a saw blade (22) during preparation of a metatarsal (14) of a foot (10) for a procedure, such as to receive a metatarsal implant (20), includes a housing (242) and...
US20100145345 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING AN OPEN WEDGE, HIGH TIBIAL OSTEOTOMY  
The present invention comprises a novel method and apparatus for performing an open wedge, high tibial osteotomy. More particularly, the present invention comprises the provision and use of a...
US20060106396 Methods for cutting bone  
A method of cutting bone with a bone die cutter includes positioning complementary cutting dies on at least substantially opposing sides of a bone. At least one of the cutting dies is pressed...
US20100204701 System and Method for Joint Resurface Repair  
A system for repairing a defect on a patient's articular surface comprising a guide, a guide pin, a reamer, and an implant. The guide is configured to be disposed about the defect and includes a...
US20050165407 Disk arthroplasty instrumentation and implants  
The present invention provides methods, surgical instrumentation and artificial implants for performing spinal disk arthroplasty and spinal facet arthroplasty. The surgical instrumentation...
US20090216247 Sighting instrument for determining the mechanical axis of the femur  
A device for the determination of a plane containing the mechanical axis of the femur includes a mechanical member of articulated and or/sliding elements for the determination and memorization of...
US20080058822 JOINT SPACER  
To change a spatial relationship between two or more bones in a patient's body, a wedge member is moved into a joint between the bones. As the wedge member enters the joint, pivotal movement...
US20120004662 Resection Instrument  
The present invention concerns a surgical instrument. There is described a surgical instrument including a shaft having a handle towards a proximal end, a template towards a distal end, and...
US20100076438 KEEL PUNCH IMPACTOR WITH CONNECTION DEVICE  
A keel punch impactor comprises a main body having an interior bore. A locking shaft is positioned in the interior bore of the main body, the locking shaft defining a shaft axis. An actuator is in...
US20070100346 Support for locating instrument guides  
A surgical instrument system includes a cutting instrument, an anchoring structure, a guide structure and an articulating linkage. The anchoring structure can be fixed to a reference or benchmark,...
US20080312659 PATIENT SPECIFIC ALIGNMENT GUIDE AND INTER-OPERATIVE ADJUSTMENT  
A method of preparing a joint for a prosthesis in a patient. The method includes obtaining scan data associated with the joint of the patient, preparing a three-dimensional image of the joint...
US20100191242 Surgical Guide for use during sinus elevation surgery utilizing the caldwell-luc osteotomy  
The present invention discloses a surgical guide and accompanying depth bur with a method for its use during sinus elevation surgery utilizing the Caldwell-Luc Osteotomy procedure. The surgical...
US20090270867 REAMER GUIDE FOR REVISION PROCEDURE  
An instrument kit is provided for reaming bone around a head of a bone, the bone including an implanted epiphysis component. The instrument kit includes a reaming guide and a reamer. The reaming...