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US20130253260 SURGICAL TOOLS, SYSTEMS, AND RELATED IMPLANTS AND METHODS  
Described are implants and tools for use in treating pelvic conditions such as incontinence, including urinary incontinence in a male or female, for example an incontinence sling and delivery...
US20110282372 Tissue Dicing and Particle Separation Device  
A tissue dicing and separation device comprises a housing having an interior that receives tissue for dicing and separation. The device includes a blade assembly connected to a motor and solenoid....
US20140249557 THUMBWHEEL SWITCH ARRANGEMENTS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS  
A thumbwheel control assembly operably supported on the handle assembly of a motor powered surgical instrument. The thumbwheel control assembly communicates with a motor in the handle such that...
US20140005652 MOTORIZED SURGICAL CUTTING AND FASTENING INSTRUMENT  
A surgical cutting and fastening instrument. The instrument comprises an end effector, a shaft connected to the end effector, and a handle connected to the shaft. The handle comprises an electric,...
US20140222053 OCCLUSION DEVICE AND SYSTEM FOR OCCLUDING A REPRODUCTIVE BODY LUMEN  
A system and method of occluding a reproductive body lumen to prevent the passage of reproductive cells through body lumen is disclosed. The system can include a catheter delivery system having a...
US20120109172 SELECTIVE TISSUE REMOVAL TOOL FOR USE IN MEDICAL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS FOR MAKING AND USING  
The present disclosure relates generally to the field of tissue removal and more particularly to methods and devices for use in medical applications involving selective tissue removal. One...
US20150133983 HAND TOOL WITH REMOVABLE ATTACHMENT ASSEMBLY  
A hand tool comprises: a handle, a cavity, and a drive adapter. The handle is disposed at a proximal end of the hand tool. The cavity is disposed at a distal end of the hand tool. The drive...
US20110288573 ROBOTICALLY-CONTROLLED MOTORIZED SURGICAL CUTTING AND FASTENING INSTRUMENT  
A surgical cutting and fastening instrument. The instrument comprises an end effector that has a shaft coupled thereto that is coupled to a robotic system. A tool mounting portion includes an...
US20140276231 Graft Cartilage Management Systems and Methods  
Exemplary embodiments are directed to systems and methods of graft cartilage management for repairing a defect in a joint of a patient that include providing a donor database that includes...
US20120265230 MOTOR-DRIVEN SURGICAL CUTTING INSTRUMENT  
A motor-driven surgical cutting and fastening instrument that comprises an end effector, a shaft connected to the end effector, and handle connected to the shaft. The end effector may comprise a...
US20150133984 HAND TOOL ATTACHMENT ASSEMBLY  
According to one configuration, a hand tool attachment assembly includes a cap, an outer tube, and an inner tube. The cap includes a hollowed volume to matably secure the cap to a distal end of a...
US20110087258 CANNULATED ARTHROSCOPIC KNIFE  
A surgical system for penetrating and cutting tissue. The system comprises a tissue penetrating/cutting assembly comprising a cannulated dilation sleeve which receives a movable knife. The knife...
US20140330161 INTERCHANGEABLE TOOLS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS  
A surgical tool system. Various embodiments of the surgical tool system may comprise surgical instrument that has a handle assembly that operably supports a drive system therein for generating...
US20150045797 MENISCAL PROBE CUTTER  
Instruments and methods that allow for a minimally invasive way to probe, locate, and cut a meniscus during a meniscectomy procedure. The instrument is a single hybrid probe/cutter instrument...
US20130261648 MOTOR-DRIVEN SURGICAL CUTTING INSTRUMENT WITH ELECTRIC ACTUATOR DIRECTIONAL CONTROL ASSEMBLY  
A motor-driven surgical instrument that may comprise (i) a moveable drive member that is driven in a first direction when the electric motor operates in a first direction and that is driven in a...
US20140277040 SURGICAL TOOL ARRANGEMENT AND SURGICAL CUTTING ACCESSORY FOR USE THEREWITH  
A surgical tool arrangement for performing endoscopic surgical procedures which includes a powered handpiece and a cutting accessory which detachably connects to the handpiece and incorporates a...
US20110264127 Percutaneous Methods and Apparatus for Creating Native Tissue Venous Valves  
Percutaneous methods and apparatus for forming a venous valve from autologous tissue by creating at least one subintimal longitudinal dissection that forms at least one flap of intimal tissue are...
US20130238006 Conformable Soft Tissue Removal Instruments  
Surgical curettes or rakes with cutting edges conform or deflect to allow for contouring that follows the bony anatomy. The cutting tips can be pre-sterile, disposable and made from flexible...
US20140171853 Device And Kit For Treatment Of Disorders In The Heart Rhythm Regulation System  
A tissue cutting device is disclosed, which is structured and arranged to be inserted through the vascular system into a body vessel adjacent to the heart and/or into the heart, and to be...
US20130226070 Device And Kit For Treatment Of Disorders In The Heart Rhythm Regulation System  
A tissue cutting device is disclosed, which is structured and arranged to be inserted through the vascular system into a body vessel adjacent to the heart and/or into the heart, and to be...
US20120029543 TISSUE STRUCTURE PERFORATION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A surgical treatment can involve creating a pattern of perforations in a tissue structure to allow lengthening of that tissue structure. For example, a pattern of perforations can be created in...
US20110087257 MINIMALLY INVASIVE DISCECTOMY  
Systems and methods for minimally invasive discectomy procedures are described herein. The systems include a bendable flexible cannula may have a straight configuration suitable for insertion and...
US20130072815 MEDICAL DEVICE AND METHOD FOR USE IN TISSUE CHARACTERIZATION AND TREATMENT  
A medical device is presented for use in tissue characterization and treatment. The device comprises: a tissue characterization probe comprising an elongated carrier for carrying an array of...
US20140277036 BLADE POSTIONING DEVICE  
A microdebrider comprising: (a) a handpiece; (b) an interchangeable tip connected to the handpiece; (c) an outer tube rotatably connected to the interchangeable tip, the outer tube including an...
US20150105810 ANASTOMOSIS PROBE AND CUTTING DEVICE  
Technologies are provided for an opto-mechancial device is provided for enabling surgeons to rapidly simulate proposed intestinal/colorectal anastomosis cut lines and assess their impact upon...
US20140296898 DEVICES, SYSTEMS AND METHODS USEABLE FOR TREATING SINUSITIS  
Sinusitis and other disorders of the ear, nose and throat are diagnosed and/or treated using minimally invasive approaches with flexible or rigid instruments. Various methods and devices are used...
US20150119899 RETRACTABLE SEPARATING SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
A method for detaching an object from a patient includes providing a tool having a sheath, and a separating assembly operably coupled to a distal end of the sheath. The separating assembly...
US20110264129 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT  
A morcellator (1) for morcellating tissue within a body cavity of a patient is provided in combination with first (17) and second (18) tissue-pulling devices, and an insert (19). The morcellator...
US20130211317 Device, A Kit And A Method For Treatment Of Disorders In The Heart Rhythm Regulation System  
A tissue lesion creating device is structured and arranged to be inserted through the vascular system into a body vessel adjacent the heart and to be subsequently subjected to a change of shape in...
US20120310254 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH MOTOR  
A surgical instrument including a shaft having proximal and distal ends, an end effector, a transmission mechanism and a limit switch, and a method of operating the end effector is provided. The...
US20150148836 Pressure-Sensing Vitrectomy Surgical Systems and Methods  
A vitrectomy surgical system is disclosed herein. The surgical system includes a vitrectomy probe having a cutting portion comprising an inner cutting tube, an outer cutting tube, and an outer...
US20130331813 SYSTEM AND METHOD OF TRANS-ABDOMINAL PRE-AORTIC GANGLION ABLATION  
A method of modulating a physiological parameter of a patient by percutaneously or transcutaneously disabling one or more pre-aortic ganglion cells within a pre-aortic ganglion via the anterior...
US20110046624 SINGLE HANDLED ENDOSCOPIC VESSEL HARVESTING SYSTEM WITH ROTATION CONTROL  
A surgical instrument includes an elongated tube having a proximal end and a distal end, a handle coupled to the proximal end of the tube, and a tool that is rotatable and translatable relative to...
US20150073462 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT COMPRISING PLASTIC SHAFT  
In the case of an electrosurgical instrument, provision is made for a tool (16), for the operation of which at least one, preferably two pull/thrust elements (39, 40) and a sliding element (56)...
US20110282373 Instrument for Debriding Fistula and Applying Therapeutic Cells  
A treatment instrument comprises an end effector and a plunger. The end effector comprises a plurality of cutting features and an interior cavity. At least a portion of the plunger is slidably...
US20130197553 CUTTING DEVICE FOR CUTTING TISSUE  
The present invention refers to a cutting device for cutting tissue or a tissue layer. A cutting device can comprise a sleeve having a first end and a second end. The sleeve may comprise a slit...
US20130085388 TISSUE PUNCTURE ASSEMBLIES AND METHODS FOR PUNCTURING TISSUE  
A tissue puncture assembly includes an elongate tubular member having a lumen, a distal portion having a side wall, a side port opening extending through the side wall and, and a guiding surface...
US20130012772 RESECTOR BALLOON SYSTEM  
A resector balloon system is disclosed generally comprising a catheter with at least one balloon having an outer wall with a resecting, non-slip surface for resecting unwanted biological material,...
US20150112374 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RE-ENTERING A VESSEL LUMEN  
This disclosure is directed to systems and methods for re-entering the true lumen of a vessel. The re-entry catheters employ deflectable struts to stabilize and support the distal tip in a...
US20120083813 Sling Blade Transection of the Transverse Carpal Ligament  
A sling blade apparatus allows percutaneous transaction of fascia or ligaments and in particular for use in transaction of the human transverse carpal ligament. A flexible sling guide is deployed...
US20120041461 Dual-mode illumination for surgical instrument  
An illuminated surgical instrument is disclosed. One embodiment of the present invention comprises an illuminated vitrectomy probe. The vitrectomy probe has a cutting port disposed at a distal end...
US20080172077 MODULAR DESIGN FOR OPHTHALMIC SURGICAL PROBE  
An ophthalmic surgical probe having a modular drive assembly and a skin that is removable from the drive assembly. This design simplifies probe manufacturing and provides greater manufacturing...
US20130123823 CATHETER INCLUDING CUTTING ELEMENT AND ENERGY EMITTING ELEMENT  
A catheter for removing tissue from a body lumen and for providing information relating to the body lumen. The catheter includes a tissue cutting element that rotates relative to the catheter body...
US20110290856 ROBOTICALLY-CONTROLLED SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH FORCE-FEEDBACK CAPABILITIES  
A surgical instrument. Various embodiments of the surgical instrument include an end effector that has a moveable cutting implement. A main drive shaft assembly operably interfaces with the end...
US20150217100 URETHRAL STRICTURE TREATMENT METHOD  
A urethral stricture treatment method is disclosed that inhibits recurrence of urethral stricture by imparting an epithelial function to a treatment portion formed by treating scar tissue. The...
US20150051628 SURGICAL CUTTING INSTRUMENT  
A surgical milling instrument, comprising two tubular cutters arranged one inside another, each of which has a cylindrical shaft tube, an integrally formed distal end piece in a hollow...
US20080306334 Endoscopic treatment tool  
An endoscopic treatment tool includes a flexible sheath; an operating member inserted to the sheath so as to freely advance and retract; a treatment section disposed at the distal end of the...
US20130030428 SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH MULTI-PHASE TRIGGER BIAS  
An apparatus comprises an end effector, an elongate shaft, and a handle assembly. The end effector is operable to grasp tissue. The elongate shaft extends between the end effector and the handle...
US20150173788 MINIATURE SHREDDING TOOL FOR USE IN MEDICAL APPLICATIONS AND METHODS FOR MAKING  
The present invention relates generally to the field of micro-scale or millimeter scale devices and to the use of multi-layer multi-material electrochemical fabrication methods for producing such...
US20130325048 Laparoscopic Manipulation  
A surgical instrument for use in a therapeutic treatment of a patient has a stem connected to a handle, and a slide connected to a trigger. An end effector forms a distal portion for manipulating...