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US20110004229 Systems and Methods for Treating Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes  
The present invention provides systems and methods for treating and controlling obesity and/or type II diabetes. In one aspect of the invention, a bypass device includes gastric and duodenal...
US20130030453 ADHESIVE PATCH VASCULAR APPLICATOR  
Apparatus is provided for applying one or more patches to a tubular structure in a body of a patient. The apparatus includes an applicator, which is configured to removably hold the one or more...
US20140058419 METHOD OF FORMING THROUGH HOLE  
This tissue fastening apparatus is a tissue fastener for clamping first biological tissue and second biological tissue so as to be in close contact with each other, including: a first tissue...
US20140121685 DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CREATION OF A PERIPHERALLY LOCATED FISTULA  
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for the formation of an arteriovenous fistula in the limb of the patient. Embodiments include a device for the creation, modification and maintenance of...
US20120165842 ENDOLUMINAL FOLD CREATION  
Devices and methods are provided for forming one or more plications in the walls of a body cavity. In particular, endoscopic devices and methods are provided for forming and/or securing...
US20130110139 GENTLE HEMORRHOID TREATMENT OFFERING A SUBSTANTIALLY PAINLESS HEALING  
The teachings provided herein are directed to a methods and devices for treating a hemorrhoid in a subject in a manner that produces substantially less post-procedural pain in the subject, the...
US20110288570 ANASTOMOSIS DEVICE  
An anastomosis device for avoiding stretching of a catheter body during an extending healing period while reducing scrap costs. The anastomosis device includes a catheter body defining a proximal...
US20110004228 Systems and Methods for Treating Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes  
The present invention provides systems and methods for treating and/or controlling obesity and type II diabetes. In one aspect of the invention, a device for treating obesity includes a flow...
US20130296899 OBESITY TREATMENT TOOLS AND METHODS  
Various obesity treatment tools and methods are described herein, as well as treatments for other gastric-related diseases, e.g., GERD. Treatment includes reducing the size of the stomach pouch to...
US20110152899 OBESITY TREATMENT TOOLS AND METHODS  
Various obesity treatment tools and methods are described herein, as well as treatments for other gastric-related diseases, e.g., GERD. Treatment includes reducing the size of the stomach pouch to...
US20120179177 EQUIPMENT TO APPROXIMATE TISSUE PORTIONS, WHICH ARE INTENED TO FORM AN ANASTOMOSIS, AND A METHOD FOR PERFORMING ANASTOMOSES IN TRACTS OF THE DIGESTIVE TUBE  
An equipment to approximate tissue portions, which are intended to form an anastomosis comprises a guide means suitable for passing through a first tissue portion (12) and a second tissue portion...
US20110264122 DEVICE FOR APPLYING GLUE ON TISSUES TO BE CONNECTED  
A device for applying a connecting glue (1) to the facing extremities (T1, T2) of two portions of tissue to be connected, comprising a diffusing element (3) suppliable with the glue (C) and...
US20130060267 CANNULA TIPS, TISSUE ATTACHMENT RINGS, AND METHODS OF DELIVERING AND USING THE SAME  
A surgical cannula system. The surgical cannula system includes a cannula having a proximal end, a distal end, and a lumen extending therebetween. A tissue attachment ring, being configured to be...
US20120197275 Adhesive Coated Stent And Insertion Instrument  
A deployment cartridge is provided to insert a coated stent into a junction formed between to tubular tissue sections. The deployment cartridge includes a pusher and a coated stent contained...
US20140058418 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MANIPULATING AND FASTENING TISSUE  
A tissue displacing and fastening device is provided for manipulating and fastening tissue together. The device includes a tissue displacing elements, which displaces tissue. A fold is formed from...
US20130066344 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MANIPULATING AND FASTENING TISSUE  
A tissue displacing and fastening device is provided for manipulating and fastening tissue together. The device includes a tissue displacing elements, which displaces tissue. A fold is formed from...
US20110196393 URETHRAL ANASTOMOSIS DEVICE AND METHOD OF USING THE SAME  
The present invention provides a urethral catheter 200 adapted for anastomosis following radical prostatectomy, comprising an inflated activating balloon 60 adapted for concurrently (i) pressing...
US20150257760 IMPLANT FOR FACILITATING SUTURELESS SIDE-TO-SIDE ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA CREATION AND MAINTAINING PATENCY  
An anastomosis device for facilitating sutureless side-to-side arteriovenous fistula creation and maintenance of patency thereof is presented. The device comprises two device halves each...
US20120123452 SUTURELESS VASCULAR ANASTOMOSIS CONNECTION  
A system is described for performing vascular anastomosis without the use of sutures. The system includes a connector comprised of memory material and an incision seal. The connector has one end...
US20120123451 SUTURELESS VASCULAR ANASTOMOSIS CONNECTION  
A system is described for performing vascular anastomosis without the use of sutures. The system includes a connector comprised of memory material and an incision seal, The connector has one end...
US20150238192 SEAL ELEMENT FOR ANASTOMOSIS  
A seal element for sealing between tissue lumens includes a first material for allowing tissue ingrowth and a second sealant material.
US20130116713 DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS FOR SECURING A TISSUE FOLD  
The present invention relates to devices and methods for creating and securing a tissue fold during an endoluminal medical procedure. The devices and methods may be used for folding and securing,...
US20110213389 DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS FOR SECURING A TISSUE FOLD  
The present invention relates to devices and methods for creating and securing a tissue fold during an endoluminal medical procedure. The devices and methods may be used for folding and securing,...
US20130053784 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR SUTURELESS COUPLING OF A DEVICE INSERTABLE WITHIN A MAMMALIAN BODY, WITH ANCHORING, STABILIZATION AND INTEGRATED STRAIN RELIEF FEATURES  
Methods and devices for a coupler adapted and configured for use with a device insertable within a mammalian body are disclosed. The coupler also can be used as a temporary holding device for...
US20140257351 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR REVISION OF OBESITY PROCEDURES  
Methods and apparatus for the endoluminal revision of previously performed obesity procedures which have failed are described. One or more endoluminal instruments may be advanced per-orally into...
US20150257759 IMPLANT FOR FACILITATING SUTURED SIDE-TO-SIDE ARTERIOVENOUS FISTULA CREATION AND MAINTAINING PATENCY  
An anastomosis device for facilitating side-to-side arteriovenous fistula creation and maintenance of patency thereof is presented. The device comprises two device halves each containing an...
US20130218179 DEVICE ESPECIALLY USEFUL FOR HERNIA REPAIR SURGERIES AND METHODS THEREOF  
The present invention discloses an inflatable contour-balloon useful in minimal invasive and/or open surgery. The inflatable contour-balloon positioned in the contour of a mesh and/or a patch...
US20140379011 MAGNETIC COMPRESSION ANASTOMOSIS DEVICE  
An apparatus for joining organ wall portions of first and second hollow organs, including first and second connectors, wherein the first and second connectors are magnetically attracted to one...
US20140155919 MAGNETIC COMPRESSION ANASTOMOSIS DEVICE  
An apparatus for joining organ wall portions of first and second hollow organs, including first and second connectors, wherein the first and second connectors are magnetically attracted to one...
US20100256775 MODULAR GASTROINTESTINAL PROSTHESES  
A modular system for therapy within a gastrointestinal system. The system includes anchoring or attachment functionality embodied in a low-profile implant technology and removable therapy...
US20120232568 SURGICAL TREATMENT OF GASTRIC EMPTYING DISORDERS  
Devices and methods for surgically altering stomach tissue to change gastric emptying. Plications are formed in the stomach speed up or slow down gastric emptying, depending on the number and...
US20120277775 APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR FORMING AND SECURING GASTROINTESTINAL TISSUE FOLDS  
Apparatus and methods are provided for forming a gastrointestinal tissue fold by engaging tissue at a first tissue contact point, moving the first tissue contact point from a position initially...
US20110077669 Laparoscopic Anastomosis Tools And Technique  
An anastomosis normally closed clip comprising a first side including at least one first suture guide, the first suture guide being disposed on a top of the clip, the first end portion and the...
US20140180301 TRANSESOPHAGEAL GASTRIC REDUCTION METHOD AND DEVICE FOR REDUCING THE SIZE OF A PREVIOUSLY FORMED GASTRIC REDUCTION POUCH  
A gastric reduction pouch of a stomach is formed by gathering stomach tissue circumferentially from within the stomach to form a reduced diameter stomach section. A plurality of fasteners are...
US20130096499 Balloon catheter system for sealing puncture points in body cavities, hollow organs or in percutaneous systems in mammals  
The present invention relates to a balloon catheter system for sealing puncture points or openings in body cavities, hollow organs or in percutaneous drainage operations in mammals, consisting of...
US20100217289 IMPLANTABLE TISSUE CONNECTOR  
An implantable tissue connector (1; 1a) adapted to be connected to a tubular part of living tissue (70; 80) within a patient's body (100) comprises a conduit (2) and at least one bulge extending...
US20120197062 URETER TO ILEAL CONDUIT ANASTOMOSIS USING MAGNETIC COMPRESSION AND RELATED DELIVERY DEVICES AND METHODS  
Magnetic compression anastomosis can be carried out by placing cooperating magnets, one in the ileal conduit and one in the ureter, to lock together and form the anastomosis. The magnets may be...
US20120029541 METHOD OF SECURING A GRAFT  
Disclosed is an anastomosis catheter, for achieving a tissue to tissue or synthetic graft to tissue attachment. The catheter includes a plurality of deployable tissue anchors, which may be...
US20140107676 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH DOUBLE CARTRIDGE AND ANVIL ASSEMBLIES  
An end effector for use with a surgical instrument having a first cartridge assembly configured to deploy a first set of fasteners and a second cartridge assembly disposed distally of the first...
US20120123456 SUTURELESS VASCULAR ANASTOMOSIS CONNECTION  
Techniques for sutureless vascular anastomosis are described, including an incision seal including a base configured to partially house an outer surface of a main vessel, the base being formed...
US20150057687 ENDOVASCULAR DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR MAGNETIC COMPRESSION VASCULAR ANASTOMOSIS  
An endovascular delivery system for forming a magnetic compression vascular anastomosis includes a first compressing element and a first catheter configured for advancement into a first...
US20120035628 DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR MAGNETIC ANASTOMOSIS DEVICE  
A magnet delivery system for forming an anastomosis that comprises a wire guide; a catheter having a delivery portion for advancement into a intracorporeal space, the delivery portion having a...
US20150257761 METHODS, COMPOSITIONS AND KITS FOR PERFORMING ANASTOMOSIS PROCEDURES IN CONJUNCTION WITH A RADICAL PROSTATECTOMY PROCEDURE  
In some aspects, a surgical procedure for the removal of a prostate gland is provided. The procedure comprises: (a) positioning an implant material within the urethra, (b) removing the prostate,...
US20130041390 METHODS, COMPOSITIONS AND KITS FOR PERFORMING ANASTOMOSIS PROCEDURES IN CONJUNCTION WITH A RADICAL PROSTATECTOMY PROCEDURE  
In some aspects, a surgical procedure for the removal of a prostate gland is provided. The procedure comprises: (a) positioning an implant material within the urethra, (b) removing the prostate,...
US20140121686 METHODS OF USING WOUND TREATMENT INFUSED SUTURES  
A surgical suture needle assembly includes an elongate tube defining a lumen through at least a portion of a length thereof; and a wound treatment material contained within the lumen of the suture...
US20120158025 ANASTOMOSIS DEVICE AND RELATED METHODS  
An anastomosis device that includes a distal end portion is provided. The distal end portion of the catheter can include a stent-like drainage feature to prevent the formation of blood clots and...
US20100318109 PROSTHESIS FOR ANASTOMOSIS  
Prosthetic devices are provided that are used in end-to-side, end-to-end, and side-to-side anastomosis without clamping and sutureless, or with clamping and sutureless, where the graft is inserted...
US20120157974 ANASTOMOSIS DEVICE AND RELATED METHODS  
An anastomosis device that includes a catheter body is provided. A distal end portion of the catheter can include a spring device to prevent the formation of blood clots and to improve the flow of...
US20140094832 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR MANIPULATING TISSUE  
The present invention includes a method and apparatus for adhering tissue to one another. In an embodiment of the present invention the two tissues to be joined, for example the lower esophagus...
US20120004677 TISSUE-ACQUISITION AND FASTENING DEVICES AND METHODS  
Devices and methods for acquiring and fastening tissues folds within an internal organ, such as the stomach, and for applying the methods and devices to producing reductions in organ volume or...