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US20150087918 SURGICAL RETRACTOR SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A multiple piece tongue blade is described. The multiple piece tongue blade is provided with a step and a tip. The stem is adapted to be inserted into a handle of a surgical retractor. The tip is...
US20110071362 RETRACTOR TOOL  
A retractor tool for retracting target tissue is provided for use with a medical probe. The retractor tool includes a guide piece that defines a probe channel and at least one retractor arm...
US20140039271 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...
US20130289356 Neural Tissue Retraction and Preservation Device  
A self-retaining neural retraction clip, preferably having controlled retraction level and an off-set retraction means. This device can reduce operative site clutter to enhance disc access while...
US20110152627 Neural Tissue Retraction and Preservation Device  
A self-retaining neural retraction clip, preferably having controlled retraction level and an off-set retraction means. This device can reduce operative site clutter to enhance disc access while...
US20120302838 RETRACTOR  
A surgical retractor comprising an attachment stick, provided with a tip end, intended to be inserted and attached to hard human tissue, such as bone tissue or a vertebra, and at least one shank,...
US20110282159 SURGICAL RETRACTOR APPARATUS AND METHOD  
An internal retractor has a clamp, a retractor hook and a universal joint therebetween. The internal retractor has a transverse dimension insertable through a cannula, and a longitudinal dimension...
US20130317312 ACTUATABLE RETRACTOR  
A positionable surgical retractor comprises a retractor blade and a coupling element. The retractor has a first surface adapted to engage and retract tissue away from a surgical field. The...
US20150073224 SYSTEM FOR MYOMECTOMY AND MORCELLATION  
A method for dissecting a myoma from a uterine wall includes inserting a myomectomy screw retractor into a surgical site, articulating a tool assembly positioned at a distal end of the myomectomy...
US20120232351 IRIS RETRACTOR  
An iris retractor (10, 30, 50, 150, 170, 190, 200) including a plurality of hooks (12, 32, 52, 152, 172, 192, 202) disposed or formed at a distal end of slender elements (14, 34, 54, 154, 174,...
US20150065809 IRIS RETRACTOR  
An iris retractor made of two slender elements operatively coupled via a joining mechanism, wherein each slender element has an iris grabbing hook located at its distal end; and a handle located...
US20150245827 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR MINIMALLY INVASIVE SPINAL STABLIZATION AND INSTRUMENTATION  
Described herein are devices and methods for fusion of adjacent vertebral bones using distractor platforms for exposure and resection of at least a portion of the facet joint, such as in...
US20150230785 SURGICAL PIN RETRACTOR SYSTEM  
A surgical retractor system comprising the operative combination of a retractor blade for retracting tissue and an anchoring pin interconnectable therewith. The anchoring pin is preferably formed...
US20140128684 SURGICAL RETRACTOR FOR WRIST PROCEDURES  
A surgical retractor configured for use in surgical procedures to repair patient wrist distal radius bone fractures. The retractor includes an elongated handle portion, a wing portion coupled to...
US20140316213 Self retaining surgical retractor  
A surgical retractor for retracting a surgical incision, the surgical retractor includes a handle for holding the surgical retractor in position has a front end and a tail portion. The surgical...
US20070161867 Retractor blade and bridge system  
The present invention provides a retractor system useful in a wide variety of surgical procedures. This retractor system includes an annular retractor frame that can be used in conjunction with a...
US20070299315 Novel retractor for hernia surgery  
A hinged retractor for use in hernia repair, having: a handle portion to operate the retractor; a ratcheting device to releasably maintain the retractor in a plurality of open positions; a...
US20080015416 PAPILLA SPREADER  
The present invention provides apparatus and methods for facilitating entry through a bodily opening comprising a spreader having a plurality of arms, each of the arms being formed of a resilient...
US20140187869 TISSUE LIFTING  
A device (100) includes a shaft (108), a coil (120), and a suture (106). The coil has a sharp tip (126) and is releasably coupled to the shaft. The suture is coupled to the coil and extends...
US20120130180 METHODS AND DEVICES TO DECREASE TISSUE TRAUMA DURING SURGERY  
Methods and devices are disclosed to reduce tissue trauma when a physician retracts a patient's tissues for surgery. In one part, methods and devices are disclosed for controlling retraction force...
US20140012090 ILLUMINATABLE MEDICAL RETAINING HOOK  
A medical retaining hook for holding tissue open during surgical interventions. One embodiment includes an exchangeable hook element of a polycarbonate or polymethylmethacrylate material. A light...
US20070213595 Minimally invasive rake retractor and method for using same  
A rake retractor for use in minimally invasive medical procedures such as laparoscopic surgery includes a handle shaft, rake prongs, and end configurations that can be used to move elements within...
US20130137934 TISSUE RETRACTOR STAY  
A surgical stay includes an elastomeric elongated member having a first closed end and a second end and a tissue retention member coupled to the first end thereof. The tissue retention member...
US20080188860 Ophthalmic surgical apparatus  
In one embodiment, an ophthalmic surgical apparatus is provided for retracting the capsule. The device includes a hook member that is in the conduit in a nondeployed state. However, after...
US20150038791 Device For Use In A Surgical Procedure On An Human Eye  
Presented is a device for use in a surgical procedure on an eye. The device includes an elongated member that includes a first elongated portion, a second elongated portion, and hook portion. The...
US20140039270 Device For Use In A Surgical Procedure On An Human Eye  
Presented is a device for use in a surgical procedure on an eye. The device includes an elongated member that includes a first elongated portion, a second elongated portion, and hook portion. The...
US20100094094 Tissue Retractor And Method Of Use  
A method of retracting and/or manipulating tissue is provided. The method includes providing access to a body cavity, providing a retractor including a elongated body portion, a needle formed on a...
US20050215864 Retracting and dissecting apparatus for surgical operation, and minimal incision penile augmentation using the same  
A retracting and dissecting apparatus designed to allow easy and safe retraction during a surgical operation. The apparatus comprises first and second dissecting members provided at one end...
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...
US20130131456 Surgical Access System and Related Methods  
A surgical access system including a tissue distraction assembly and a tissue refraction assembly, both of which may be equipped with one or more electrodes for use in detecting the existence of...
US20120226106 SURGICAL ACCESS SYSTEM AND RELATED METHODS  
A surgical access system including a tissue distraction assembly and a tissue refraction assembly, both of which may be equipped with one or more electrodes for use in detecting the existence of...
US20140179998 VIDEO RETRACTOR  
A retractor includes a handle portion, a blade portion coupled to the handle portion. The blade portion is configured for insertion into an internal region of a patient. The blade portion includes...
US20100217090 Retractor and mounting pad  
A retractor having an elongate body that provides access to a surgical location within a patient. The elongate body is generally ovoid in cross section and includes a plurality of segments that...
US20070010715 Tissue retractor and method for using the retractor  
A retractor for manipulating an object includes a body having proximal and distal ends, a retraction device, and an actuation device. The retraction device has a head connected to the distal end...
US20050234507 Medical tool for access to internal tissue  
A medical tool for minimally invasive access to the pericardium or similar internal tissue. The medical tool includes a shaft with jaws disposed on a distal end of the shaft and a mechanism for...
US20150057502 Specula  
A vaginal speculum comprises upper and lower blades arranged to pivot relative to each other about coupling elements each associated with a respective blade. The upper blade is detachable from the...
US20170143323 DEVICES AND SYSTEMS FOR SURGICAL RETRACTION  
Retractor blade assemblies, retractors, kits, and methods of using the same. The retractor blade assembly may include a retractor blade, a pedicle screw, and a screw mount that connects the...
US20170135686 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...
US20170105770 Method and Apparatus for Performing Spinal Surgery  
Implants, instruments, and methods for performing surgical procedures on the spine, including one or more of creating an operative corridor to the spine, delivering implants to the spine, fusing...
US20170049428 DEVICES AND SYSTEMS FOR SURGICAL RETRACTION  
Retractor blade assemblies, retractors, kits, and methods of using the same. The retractor blade assembly may include a retractor blade, a pedicle screw, and a shim that connects the pedicle screw...
US20170042529 EYELID SPECULUM  
An eyelid speculum used to hold the eyelids of a patient's eye open during a medical procedure includes two retractors which are configured to engage the edge of a patient's eyelid and a central...
US20170042524 ORTHOPEDIC SURGICAL SYSTEM INCLUDING SURGICAL ACCESS SYSTEMS, DISTRACTION SYSTEMS, AND METHODS OF USING SAME  
A surgical access system includes a connector including an arm, a coupling element, a rod, and a ridged slider. The arm includes first and second notched sections disposed in opposed lateral sides...
US20160166244 SURGICAL RIB RETRACTOR AND METHODS THEREOF  
A surgical rib refractor is disclosed. The surgical rib retractor includes a housing having at least one cam surface. The surgical rib retractor also includes an anterior arm unit configured to...
US20160081683 TISSUE RETRACTOR AND METHOD OF USE  
Systems, devices and methods related to retractor systems that retract tissue to allow access to a surgical site are described. The retractor systems can include a first rotatable arm attachable...
US20150313456 SURGICAL RETRACTORS  
The present disclosure relates to methods and devices for surgically manipulating tissue. In general, the methods and devices can include an elongate retractor shaft having a distal retractor tip...
US20140288377 Retractable Cannula for Surgical Procedures  
A cannula assembly having a plurality of outwardly-biased flexible fins capable of inward movement such that the fins converge upon insertion of a trocar device. The fin embodiment including a...
US20130023733 Retractable Cannula for Surgical Procedures  
A cannula assembly having a plurality of outwardly-biased flexible fins capable of inward movement such that the fins converge upon insertion of a trocar device. The fins include a slot formed...

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