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US20110166609 Joint Arthrodesis and Arthroplasty  
An implantable fixation system for fusing a joint between a first bone and a second bone. The system may include an anchor, standoff, bolt, and cortical washer. The system may be implanted across...
US20110166608 Joint Arthrodesis and Arthroplasty  
An implantable fixation system for fusing a joint between a first bone and a second bone. The system may include an anchor, standoff, bolt, and cortical washer. The system may be implanted across...
US20110152951 ARCH BARS FOR USE IN MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY AND ORTHODONTICS  
A dental arch bar system includes upper and lower dental arch bars having movable transverse arms and ligature connectors. Fasteners secure the transverse arms to a subject's maxilla and mandible....
US20120035671 Internal Joint Bracing System and Suture Anchoring Assembly Therefore  
An internal bracing system is disclosed for stabilizing a joint such as the knee, shoulder, ankle or the like. The internal bracing system includes an extra-articular tension band mechanism and an...
US20110009912 FIXED ANGLE DUAL PRONG PIN FIXATION SYSTEM  
A bone fixation system and method are provided. The system includes a dual prong pin and a bone screw. The pin is especially configured and contoured to fixate fractures of the proximal phalanx,...
US20140114365 BONE CONNECTOR WITH PIVOTABLE JOINT  
System, including methods, apparatus, and kits, for connecting bones and/or bone portions using a bone connector with a pivotable joint.
US20120197316 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR FIXATING A SUTURE ANCHOR WITH A SUTURE OR A HEADED ANCHOR IN HARD TISSUE  
A device and method for fixating soft tissue to hard tissue with the aid of a suture anchor and a suture or with the aid of a headed anchor, wherein the anchor is forced into the hard tissue and...
US20150119946 Community Orthopedic Fixation Device, System and Method  
An orthopaedic fixation system for closing a resection of a body part, including a plurality of anchors located on either side of a resection which separates a body part into adjacent portions,...
US20150032169 FLEXIBLE OBTURATOR  
A flexible obturator configured to dilate soft tissue without abrading the adjacent bone surface area. The flexible obturator consists of at least one flexible strand (for example, flexible wire,...
US20120283791 BONE ANCHORING NAIL  
A bone anchoring nail is provided having a threadless shaft with a free end, a head opposite to the free end, the head having a substantially U-shaped recess for accommodation of a rod or a...
US20130030480 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ANKLE SYNDESMOSIS FIXATION  
In one embodiment, a fixation system includes an anchor adapted to be implanted within a first bone, a washer adapted to be associated with a second bone that is to be secured to the first bone,...
US20150005830 LOCKING ELEMENT FOR A POLYAXIAL BONE ANCHOR, BONE PLATE ASSEMBLY AND TOOL  
A locking element is configured to be used with a polyaxial bone anchor, and is substantially cylindrical with a bottom side facing a head of the bone anchor, a top side opposite to the bottom...
US20140228898 UNIVERSAL METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR REPAIRING BONE, LIGAMENT AND TENDON  
A universal method for the repair of bone, ligament and tendon comprises the use of combinations of stabilizers, crimps and optionally anchors to position, provide compression and to promote healing.
US20060084980 Spinal implants and methods with extended multi-axial anchor assemblies  
Systems and methods are provided that include a plate member engageable to the spinal column with an anchor assembly. The anchor assembly includes a coupling member having a post extending through...
US20120150239 FIXATION SCREW ASSEMBLY  
An orthopedic device has a configuration that employs a scalloped profile that defines internal scalloped edges having troughs and crests that extend substantially along the outer edge of a head...
US20130165982 System and Method for Bone Fixation  
A fixation system for coupling a first and a second portion of bone together. The fixation system includes a first fixation element, a second fixation element, and an interconnect. The first...
US20140277194 VECTOR COMPRESSION SYSTEM  
The present invention is a new technology that addresses some of the deficiencies of current fracture fixation technology used in surgical procedures. It involves the use of a polymeric cored...
US20060200131 Constrained motion bone screw assembly  
A bone screw assembly includes an anchor portion and a head portion, such as a rod-receiving portion, movably mounted to the anchor portion to allow for controlled angulation between the anchor...
US20110087297 INTERNAL JOINT STABILIZER FOR A MULTI-AXIS JOINT, SUCH AS A CARPO-METACARPAL JOINT OR THE LIKE, AND METHOD OF USE  
An internal device is provided for stabilizing a joint having multiple axes of rotation. The device includes two axles, separated by a body portion. The two axles are maintained by the body...
US20120283779 DYNAMIC STABILIZATION DEVICE FOR BONES OR VERTEBRAE  
A dynamic stabilization device for bones or vertebrae is provided which includes at least two bone anchoring elements, at least one connection element, connecting the bone anchoring elements. Each...
US20150209484 BONE CONNECTION MATERIAL  
The present invention provides a bone connection material that includes an internal layer. The internal layer is formed by braiding a plurality of filaments. The internal layer that is formed by...
US20130072994 COLLAPSIBLE BONE SCREW APPARATUS  
A collapsible bone screw for healing bone fragments across a bone fracture includes an externally threaded inner screw member and an externally threaded outer screw member. The inner screw member...
US20070123870 Bi-polar screw assembly  
Assemblies, systems and components for a bi-polar bone anchor assembly. A receiver member includes a central aperture with upper and lower openings and a transverse channel. A bi-polar member and...
US20140081340 Apparatus And Method For Sternal Closure  
The present disclosure provides a sternal closure fixation device. The fixation device includes a first sternum implant disposable within an interior cavity of a first half of a severed sternum...
US20060079893 Threadform for medical implant closure  
A thread is located on a cylindrical closure for an open headed medical implant. The thread has a leading surface and a trailing surface that both slope rearwardly from an interior edge to an...
US20140155944 ATRAUMATIC FASTENER AND BONE STABILIZATION SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USE  
Atraumatic fasteners involving flexible membranes and tensioning means can be used in conjunction with one or more plates, other fastener types of other materials, particularly locked cannulated...
US20060264954 Active compression screw system and method for using the same  
An active compression orthopedic screw includes a first shaft member positioned at a distal end of the screw, a second shaft member positioned at a proximal end of the screw, and an elastic member...
US20120071935 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TREATING HALLUX VALGUS  
The various embodiments disclosed herein relate to methods and devices for treating a bone deformity such as hallux valgus. The various methods and devices relate to first and second anchors that...
US20060111720 Surgical screw with spontaneous loosening preventive blocking system  
A surgical screw featuring a spontaneous loosening preventive blocking system comprises a threaded stem provided with a head; at least one inclined hole going through said head coming out on one...
US20060079892 Adjustable tandem connectors for corrective devices for the spinal column and other bones and joints  
Connectors for interconnecting rods, fixed to vertebrae and other bones of a subject include a body portion and two recesses or pockets for receiving the rods. These connectors are generally able...
US20140107712 FUSION IMPLANT  
Implants, instruments, and methods are presented for fixing adjacent bone portions to promote fusion of the bone portions.
US20140005732 BONE FIXATION APPARATUS  
A bone fixation apparatus comprises a plurality of boundary portions. Each boundary portion defines and surrounds an opening for a fastener. The bone fixation apparatus also comprises a plurality...
US20130013005 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CLOSING FISSURES IN THE ANNULUS FIBROSUS  
A method for closing a fissure in a region of tissue having an inner surface and an outer surface, the method comprising: providing at least a pair of transverse anchor components, each transverse...
US20050245933 Multi coaxial screw system  
An anchoring system for bones comprises male and female anchoring members each having proximal and distal ends, the proximal ends being adapted, when the anchoring members are installed in the...
US20060009770 Bone plate and bone screw system  
A bone screw having a head portion and a threaded shaft extending therefrom is described. The head portion has a top surface with a drive means formed therein coaxial with the threaded shaft and a...
US20050143740 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...
US20140088654 Bone Splint  
A bone splint manufactured in a polylactide copolymer, the splint comprising an elongate bridging member adapted to be secured to and across fractured bone ends and means to reduce the effective...
US20050080420 Multi-axial orthopedic device and system  
Embodiments of an orthopedic implant device and system, and methods for implanting them, are disclosed. The implant may include a receiver member having a channel for accommodating an elongated...
US20130274814 BONE JOINING APPARATUS AND METHOD  
Provided is a bone joining device suitable for joining a first bone piece to a second bone piece. Also provided is a method of joining a first bone piece with a second bone piece in a living...
US20130030475 REVERSIBLE BONE COUPLING DEVICE AND METHOD  
A reversible bone coupling device including a first component having a first elongated stem portion for insertion from a first end longitudinally into a surface of a first bone piece, and a second...
US20130197587 DEVICE AND METHOD TO ACCESS THE ANTERIOR COLUMN OF THE SPINE  
Methods and devices are configured to permit a surgeon to access the anterior column of the spine without significant manipulation of intervening nerve elements.
US20120143266 Polyaxial bone anchor with open planar retainer, pop-on shank and friction fit insert  
A polyaxial bone screw assembly includes a threaded shank body having an integral upper portion receivable in an integral receiver, the receiver having an upper channel for receiving a...
US20060241600 Percutaneous pedicle screw assembly  
An exemplary connection member for percutaneously coupling to one or more orthopedic fasteners includes a tulip assembly, and, a rod, wherein the rod is permanently coupled to the tulip assembly....
US20120172932 BONE ANCHORING DEVICE  
A bone anchoring device includes a bone anchoring element including a shaft and a head, a receiving part for coupling a rod to the bone anchoring element, the receiving part including a rod...
US20060241595 Force limiting coupling assemblies for spinal implants  
The forces exerted on a spinal implant by one or more coupling assemblies are controlled to facilitate the use of the implant in spinal stabilization and other procedures. The coupling assemblies...
US20060217719 Method and apparatus for bone stabilization  
A stabilization system for implantation in a patient includes: at least first and second bone anchors, each bone anchor including a shaft extending in a respective bone insertion direction for...
US20060271054 Bone connector with pivotable joint  
System, including methods, apparatus, and kits, for connecting bones and/or bone portions using a bone connector with a pivotable joint.
US20080177264 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR LATERALLY STABILIZED CONSTRAINT OF SPINOUS PROCESSES  
A spinal implant for limiting flexion of the spine includes a tether structure for encircling adjacent spinal processes. Usually, a pair of compliance members will be provided as part of the...
US20070270839 Multi-axial double locking bone screw assembly  
A top-loading multi-axial, double locking bone anchor assembly. A receiver member receives an internal saddle member, a bi-polar member, and a bone anchor through an open bottom, which are...
US20070073290 Insertion of artificial/prosthetic facet joints with ballotable/compressible joint space component  
A system for replacement of the natural facet joints of the spine is provided. The system is designed to be placed using a minimally-invasive technique, with passage of a unitized prosthesis...

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