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US20110029093 Patient-adapted and improved articular implants, designs and related guide tools  
Methods and devices are disclosed relating improved articular models, implant components, and related guide tools and procedures. In addition, methods and devices are disclosed relating articular...
US20110184519 SACRO-ILIAC JOINT IMPLANT SYSTEM, METHOD AND INSTRUMENT  
A sacro-iliac implant delivery instrument includes a first arm connected to a first cannula. The first cannula is rotatable relative to the first arm and is configured for support of a fastening...
US20110092859 SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING AND PLACING SPINAL IMPLANTS OR PROSTHESES  
A system for determining and placing spinal implants or prostheses includes apparatus for measuring a change in position of vertebrae at an affected level of a patient's spine from a position of...
US20140277460 METHOD AND IMPLANT SYSTEM FOR SACROILIAC JOINT FIXATION AND FUSION  
An improved method of implanting a bone graft in a joint and tools for accomplishing the same is disclosed. The present invention relates generally to tools and methods useful for treating a...
US20110046740 SPINAL IMPLANTS, SURGICAL INSTRUMENT SETS AND METHODS OF USING THE SAME  
The present invention provides a spinal implant for stabilizing adjacent vertebrae of a patient, comprising (i) two or more cages; and (ii) a support which is returnable from a constrained linear...
US20140243980 Disk Fusion Implant  
An implant strip is disclosed. In some cases, the prosthesis can take the form of an implant strip that may be implanted through the use of a surgical procedure that minimizes incision sizes and...
US20110054614 IMPLANT RETAINING DEVICE  
There is provided an implant retaining device, which has the effect of preventing an intervertebral implant from jutting out of the receiving bed. The implant retaining device generally includes a...
US20100318127 INTERSPINOUS IMPLANT AND METHODS OF USE  
Vertebral implants sized to be inserted into a patient and positioned in an interspinous space. The implants may include a body and a pair of wings that extend outward beyond a first side of the...
US20120191192 IMAGE-BASED PATIENT-SPECIFIC MEDICAL SPINAL SURGERY METHOD AND SPINAL PROSTHESIS  
The present invention relates to an image-based, patient-specific medical spinal surgery technique and to a spinal prosthesis to the surgery, and particularly, to an image-based, patient-specific...
US20120226319 INTERBODY DEVICE AND PLATE FOR SPINAL STABILIZATION AND INSTRUMENTS FOR POSITIONING SAME  
Systems, methods and devices for providing stabilization between first and second vertebrae are provided. More particularly, in one form a system includes an implant configured to be positioned in...
US20110276139 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SPINAL SURGERY  
Disclosed herein are methods and devices for distracting adjacent vertebrae during surgical procedures for implanting spinal prostheses. In an exemplary embodiment, a distractor is disclosed that...
US20110106257 DYNAMIC INTERVERTEBRAL IMPLANT  
The implant includes two side walls resting against the vertebral end-plates and an intermediate wall joining the supporting walls. The implant can be deformed for insertion between the vertebrae...
US20110106256 DYNAMIC INTERVERTEBRAL IMPLANT  
The implant includes two side walls resting against the vertebral end-plates and an intermediate wall joining the supporting walls. The implant can be deformed for insertion between the vertebrae...
US20100305700 BONE ANCHORING SYSTEM  
Methods and apparatus for connecting to a bone, which avoid the use of bone screws. A triangular shaped modular implant is used, with two sides of the structure and their respective vertex secured...
US20120041559 INTERBODY SPINAL IMPLANTS WITH EXTRAVERTEBRAL SUPPORT PLATES  
An implant assembly for a spinal column includes at least a plate and an interbody implant attached to the plate. The interbody implant is positioned in the spinal disc space and the plate extends...
US20100320647 SYNTHETIC LOADBEARING COLLAGEN-MINERAL COMPOSITES USEFUL FOR SPINAL IMPLANTS, AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURE  
Described are intervertebral spinal implants that include a biocompatible load bearing composite comprised of a particulate mineral material and collagen and having a wet compressive strength of...
US20120271418 MODULAR TISSUE SCAFFOLDS  
Provided are biocompatible and implantable scaffolds for treating a tissue defect, such as a bone gap. The scaffolds can have a modular design comprising a tissue scaffold rack designed to...
US20110307061 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR FACET JOINT TREATMENT  
A system for treating a facet joint of a patient. The facet joint includes a superior articular face and an inferior articular face. The system includes a resurfacing device, an implant insertion...
US20110040382 POSTERIOR SPINAL IMPLANT SYSTEM  
Disclosed is a spinal implant comprising an implant spacer body and a plate. The spinal implant may be installed into an inter-vertebral space between adjacent vertebrae and may be installed from...
US20140277463 LONG IMPLANT FOR SACROILIAC JOINT FUSION  
Systems, devices and methods for fusing both sacroiliac joints of a patient using a long implant are provided. The method can include inserting a guide pin through the first ilium and across the...
US20100324681 Wedge-like spinal implant  
The present invention is a spinal implant that can be inserted into a surgically created cavity of one or more regions of the mammalian spine. Universal corner posts and one or more lateral...
US20130211524 LAMINOPLASTY IMPLANT, IN PARTICULAR FOR CERVICAL LAMINOPLASTY  
An implant (1) includes a body (5) and intermediate and side walls (15, 16, 17) forming anchoring parts able to be anchored on portions of lamina (101). The anchoring parts are “inverted...
US20110118843 INTERVERTEBRAL IMPLANT  
The intervertebral implant is in the form of a three-dimensional structure (10) comprising (a) a top side (1) and an underside (2) which are designed to rest against the end plates of two adjacent...
US20110130837 Intervertebral Implant  
An intervertebral implant for insertion into an intervertebral disc space having a contact face for connection to an adjacent vertebral body. The contact face has a porous coating that allows bone...
US20120004728 BONE SUPPORT DEVICE, SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A bone support and/or barrier device, system, kit, and method can include an implantable structure having an outer surface, an inner surface, a first bone contact portion, and a second bone...
US20110172771 HYDROGEL IMPLANT WITH SUPERFICIAL PORES  
Implantable biomaterials, particularly hydrogel substrates with porous surfaces, and methods for enhancing the compatibility of biomaterials with living tissue, and for causing physical attachment...
US20100312343 TIP SUPPORT INSERT FOR APPLICATION TO LEFT/RIGHT ARTICULAR PROCESSES TO MINIMIZE ABRASION BETWEEN VERTEBRAE AND TO MAINTAIN PROPER ANGLE/LIFT FOR REDUCING NERVE COMPRESSION  
An insert for a tip of a spinal process portion of a selected vertebrae in communication with a succeeding vertebrae and for providing proper angle and lift between the succeeding vertebrae and...
US20130231746 SYSTEM FOR SACRO-ILIAC STABILIZATION  
Configurations are described for conducting minimally invasive medical interventions utilizing elongate instruments and assemblies thereof to stabilize and/or fixate a sacro-iliac joint. In one...
US20140277456 SPINAL IMPLANT AND ASSEMBLY  
An implant assembly is shown and described. The implant has at least one or a plurality of elastic, resilient or flexible arms that each have a detent adapted to retain at least one screw in a...
US20120136442 FUSION CAGE WITH COMBINED BIOLOGICAL DELIVERY SYSTEM  
The present invention relates to an apparatus and method for near-simultaneous and integrated delivery of bone graft material during the placement of surgical cages or other medical implants in a...
US20100305701 Spinal implant  
The present invention is a spinal implant that can be inserted into a surgically created cavity of one or more regions of the mammalian spine. Universal corner posts and one or more lateral...
US20150045888 FACET JOINT REPLACEMENT INSTRUMENTS AND METHODS  
A facet joint replacement system includes an inferior implant with an inferior articular surface, a superior implant with a superior articular surface, and an optional crossbar. The inferior...
US20120303126 FUSION SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FUSING SPINAL BONES  
This invention relates to a spinal fusion system and method for use as a prosthetic implant. The system and method includes a housing dimensioned to be situated between adjacent spinal bones, such...
US20110015741 SPINAL IMPLANT CONFIGURED TO APPLY RADIATION TREATMENT AND METHOD  
Embodiments of the invention include a vertebral implant configured to replace at least a portion of a central vertebra and to direct therapeutic radiation toward at least a treatable portion of...
US20140100657 SPINAL FACET CAGE IMPLANT  
Implementations described and claimed herein provide a spinal facet cage implant for implantation in a spinal facet joint. In one implementation, the implant includes a distal leading end, a...
US20110118842 VERTEBRAL OSTEOSYNTHESIS MATERIAL  
A graft or an intervertebral piece or cage designed to be inserted between two vertebrae, and an implant in the form of a staple, having two lateral branches designed to be inserted into the...
US20150238323 POLYAXIAL ADJUSTMENT OF FACET JOINT PROSTHESES  
Prostheses, systems, and methods are provided for replacement of natural facet joints between adjacent vertebrae using polyaxial attachment mechanisms for securing the prostheses to the vertebrae....
US20110112642 SPINAL FUSION IMPLANT AND RELATED METHODS  
A spinal fusion implant of non-bone construction to be introduced into any variety of spinal target sites. The spinal fusion implant of the present invention includes a top surface, a bottom...
US20150088256 Intrabody Osteotomy Implant and Methods of Use  
An intrabody implant disclosed and methods of use are disclosed. The implant has an inclined surface, forming a wedge shape having an acute angle adapted to be placed between at least 2 separated...
US20110276138 TECHNIQUES FOR SPINAL SURGERY AND ATTACHING CONSTRUCTS TO VERTEBRAL ELEMENTS  
Techniques for spinal surgery include accessing at least one vertebral element of the spinal column. At least one loading member is engaged to the at least one vertebral element. The loading...
US20110054613 SPINAL IMPLANT AND METHOD  
A spinal implant includes a tapering box-shaped block made of a bone material; and at least one buttress ridge disposed on at least one surface of the tapering box-shaped block. A spinal implant...
US20110082550 INTERVERTEBRAL FIXATION DEVICE  
This invention discloses an intervertebral fixation device including a plate member, a body, and at least one bending portion disposed on the plate member. The thickness of the bending portion is...
US20130325127 Facet Arthoplasty Devices and Methods  
Surgically installed prostheses replace either the caudal portion of a natural facet joint, the cephalad portion of a natural facet joint, or both. The prostheses are readily attached to the...
US20110270397 SPINAL COVERING DEVICE  
A spinal covering device for covering exposed neural spinal elements after a spinal procedure includes a body at least substantially or completely free of openings and first and second support...
US20100312344 Facet arthroplasty devices and methods  
Surgically installed prostheses replace either the caudal portion of a natural facet joint, the cephalad portion of a natural facet joint, or both. The prostheses are readily attached to the...
US20120083882 SPINAL IMPLANT STRUCTURE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
A spinal implant structure includes a hollow cylinder and a biodegradable polymer membrane. The hollow cylinder is implanted in a bone damaged part of human vertebra. The biodegradable polymer...
US20110009968 CERVICAL DISTRACTION METHOD  
A device and method for a minimally invasive surgical implantation to reduce radicular symptoms by inserting an expandable cervical distraction implant in the facet joint and distracting the...
US20110166654 SPINE IMPLANT INSERTION DEVICE AND METHOD  
A spinal implant include a top, wherein at least a portion of the top is configured to contact a first vertebra, a bottom, wherein at least a portion of the bottom is configured to contact a...
US20120083881 Stand-Alone Anterior Fusion Device  
Disclosed herein is a stand-alone anterior fusion device that is positioned in the space between adjacent vertebrae to be fused. The device comprises an annular cage having a thickness defined by...
US20100331985 EXPANDABLE INTERVERTEBRAL IMPLANT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An artificial functional spinal unit including an expandable intervertebral implant that can be inserted via a posterior surgical approach and used with one or more facet replacement devices to...