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US20110029091 Patient-Adapted and Improved Orthopedic Implants, Designs, and Related 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...
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...
US20110071581 Surgical Tools for Arthroplasty  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20120041446 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools Incorporating Anatomical Relief  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20110218584 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20110213431 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20110213430 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20110213429 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20110213428 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20110213427 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools  
Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or...
US20120330367 Orthopedic Check and Balance System  
A configurable check and balance system is provided to assess and report orthopedic measurements, including bone cut angles, trial inserts, extension gaps and prosthetic fit. The system can be...
US20100324692 Method and Apparatus for Manufacturing an Implant  
An orthopedic device includes a femoral implant having a non-custom internal bone engagement surface. The femoral implant includes at least nine parameters adjusted preoperatively to correspond to...
US20110125202 INSTRUMENTATION FOR MOBILE BEARING PROSTHETICS  
Knee prosthesis instrumentation including an insertion tool and a removal tool. The insertion tool may include an offset to provide clearance from a femoral component of the knee prosthesis. The...
US20120197320 Foraminoplasty Device  
Tools, kits and methods for conducting surgeries, such as minimally invasive foraminotomies are provided. The tools are designed to permit practitioners to approach sites in need of a foraminotomy...
US20130245701 ANCHORING SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SURGERY  
A surgical ring and related methods for plantar plate reconstruction and other surgical procedures are described. In particular, the described anchoring systems and surgical methods may include an...
US20130261505 ORTHOPAEDIC SURGICAL SYSTEM FOR DETERMINING JOINT FORCES OF A PATIENT'S KNEE JOINT  
An orthopaedic surgical system includes a sensor module for determining the joint force of a patient's knee joint and an adaptor for coupling various tibial trialing components to the sensor...
US20110098759 EXPANDABLE DEVICE FOR BONE MANIPULATION  
An expandable bone tamp for performing a minimally invasive surgical procedure includes a coil connected between an inner shaft and an outer shaft. Rotating the inner shaft relative to the outer...
US20130226252 METHOD AND IMPLANT FOR STABILIZING TWO BONE PORTIONS SEPARATED BY A CUT OR FRACTURE  
In a human or animal patient, two bone portions separated by a cut or fracture are stabilized in a desired position relative to each other by bringing the two bone portions into this desired...
US20130144352 System for assessing a fit of a femoral implant  
A system for virtually planning a size and position of a prosthetic implant for a bone on a patient includes a database containing pre-defined form factor information for a plurality of different...
US20110137357 SURGICAL METHOD FOR IMPLANTING A PERMANENT PERCUTANEOUS ELECTRICAL CONNECTION DEVICE  
The invention relates to a surgical method for positioning a permanent percutaneous electrical connection device in a receiving bone site of a patient, the patient being a human being or an...
US20110295329 Patient Selectable Joint Arthroplasty Devices and Surgical Tools  
A patellar 3-D guidance tool includes a template. The template includes at least one contact surface for engaging a surface of the patella. The at least one contact surface substantially conforms...
US20130282011 Implantable bone support systems  
An implantable bone support system including a shelf clip supported on a portion of the perimeter of the skull opening. The shelf clip includes upper and lower body portions. The legs of the lower...
US20110218581 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGICAL PROCEDURES  
One nonlimiting embodiment of the present application is directed to a system for positioning a connecting element adjacent one or more bones or bony portions, such as the spinal column, through a...
US20140243907 Periprosthetic Fracture Repair System Including Discrete Stabilized Crimp Lugs for Cerclage Cable and Tool Therefor  
A system, devices and methods are provided for facilitating stabilization of periarticular fractures. The system includes a compression plate and one or more of a cerclage cable for encircling the...
US20120239098 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR BONE ANCHOR REMOVAL  
Systems and methods for bone anchor removal include a removal guide and a removal instrument. The removal guide includes grooves for guiding the removal instrument to the anchors, and for guiding...
US20120245647 Patient-Specific Guide for Acetabular Cup Placement  
Provided is a preoperatively designed guidance tool for intraoperative use during acetabular cup replacement surgery, comprising: a patient-specific template having at least one surface that...
US20110093084 ARTIFICIAL JOINT PRESERVING TENDON AND/OR SESAMOID BONE STRUCTURE  
An artificial toe joint utilizes a ball in socket joint structure and arms or side walls which are exterior to the bone, the side walls extending around depressions in the metatarsal bone or...
US20110034963 SUPPORT ORTHOPAEDIC DEVICE FOR A KNEE JOINT  
Support orthopaedic device (1) for a knee joint, comprising a proximal connector (2) and a distal connector (3), articulated among themselves and respectively intended to be associated with a...
US20120215267 ELECTRIC MOTOR DRIVEN TOOL FOR ORTHOPEDIC IMPACTING  
An orthopedic impacting tool comprises a motor, a linear motion converter, an air chamber, a compression piston, a striker, a detent and a broach adapter. The compression piston may cause the...
US20120004691 Bone And Tissue Marker  
The present invention concerns a marker for bones, particularly for marking irregularities in the femoral head. There is described a surgical instrument having a shaft including a handle towards a...
US20110264153 INTRA-ARTICULAR JOINT REPLACEMENT AND METHOD  
Methods of implanting a prosthesis to repair a joint include displacing a first bone from the joint formed by an intersection between the first bone and a second bone. An end portion of the first...
US20110040387 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MOBILE BEARING PROSTHETIC KNEE  
A knee prosthesis including a femoral implant, a tibial implant, a tibial insert and a cam post. The femoral implant is secured to a femur and has a cam feature and condyles. The tibial implant is...
US20120053644 Implantable Device For Relieving Ankle Pain  
An apparatus and related method for controlling a load on a human ankle joint during normal gait while preserving motion. The approach is intended to treat osteoarthritis and pain of the ankle...
US20120136401 Medical Procedure Involving Protective Pad  
A method of performing at least one surgical procedure is disclosed. The method includes: preparing a patient for a first surgical procedure; making a first incision through the skin of the...
US20140155946 ADJUSTABLE DEVICES FOR TREATING ARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE  
A method of changing a bone angle includes creating an osteotomy between a first portion and a second portion of a tibia of a patient; creating a cavity in the tibia by removing bone material...
US20120022604 METHOD AND INTERNAL APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING FINAL POSITION OF DENTATE SKELETON IN ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERY  
A skeletal positioning method and apparatus includes a splint having a main body coupled to a skeletal structure of a patient and a positioning guide having a skeletal footplate, a splint...
US20120109228 REDUCED INVASIVITY FIXATION SYSTEM FOR TRACKERS IN COMPUTER ASSISTED SURGERY  
The invention relates to a surgical navigation device, for the purpose of adjusting a cutting plane to a desired position with respect to a bone of a patient, the device comprising: a fixed part...
US20130046311 TARGETING ASSEMBLY FOR A COMPRESSION NAIL SYSTEM  
Targeting assemblies for implanting a compression nail are disclosed. An exemplary targeting assembly may include first and second arms coupled by a connecting shaft. The first and second arms may...
US20140296929 INSTRUMENT FOR USE IN MANIPULATING AN IMPLANT COMPONENT  
An instrument (2) for use in manipulating an implant component, which has a face with two spaced apart edges, comprises a housing (4) and first and second arms (72,74) each having a finger (76,78)...
US20130338785 INSTRUMENTS FOR PREPARING BONE IMPLANTS  
A system for preparing a bone implant includes a cutting guide having a body including a plurality of sides that together define a cavity that is accessible via an opening defined by a first side...
US20110054473 ANKLE ARTHRODESIS NAIL AND OUTRIGGER ASSEMBLY  
An intramedullary fixation device having a distal section; a proximal section; a connecting member for adjustably securing the distal and proximal sections end to end along a longitudinal axis;...
US20140148810 Method And Apparatus For Harvesting Cartilage For Treatment Of A Cartilage Defect  
A method for treating a cartilage defect can include identifying an area of excessive boney growth on at least one of a femoral head and a femoral neck of a patient where the excessive boney...
US20120095469 Method and Apparatus for Harvesting Cartilage for Treatment of a Cartilage Defect  
A method for treating a cartilage defect can include identifying an area of excessive boney growth on at least one of a femoral head and a femoral neck of a patient where the excessive boney...
US20110257653 Systems and Methods for Patient-Based Computer Assisted Surgical Procedures  
Surgical systems and methods are disclosed for creating a 3D model of a patient's affected area using an imaging device, using the model to determine an implant orientation and position, creating...
US20100318134 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PERFORMING PERCUTANEOUS SPINAL INTERBODY FUSION  
A method of performing percutaneous interbody spinal fusion on adjacent vertebrae in a patient including the steps of: creating an access opening on the patient, the access opening being less than...
US20120016428 BUNION CORRECTION METHOD AND DEVICE  
In one aspect of the invention, a method includes locating an anchor attachment point on a first elongated bone with a first bone axis, locating a second anchor attachment point on a second...
US20140135856 METHOD OF ANCHORING AN IMPLANT IN TISSUE  
A method of anchoring an implant in hard tissue, and/or hard tissue replacement material, includes the steps of providing an initial opening in the hard tissue, providing a thermoplastic...
US20130261631 ORTHOPAEDIC SURGICAL INSTRUMENT FOR KNEE SURGERY  
An orthopedic surgical instrument for use in knee surgeries includes an elongated body, a pair of output shafts, and a user control. A first output shaft extends out from a first side of the body...
US20130090662 METHODS AND INSTRUMENTS FOR SUBCHONDRAL TREATMENT OF OSTEOARTHRITIS IN A SMALL JOINT  
Devices, instruments and associated methods for the subchondral treatment of osteoarthritis in small joints are provided. In addition, a method for treating joint pain in small joints is provided....
US20110276145 MARKING TEMPLATE FOR INSTALLING A CUSTOM REPLACEMENT DEVICE FOR RESURFACING A FEMUR AND ASSOCIATED INSTALLATION METHOD  
A replacement device for resurfacing a joint surface of a femur and a method of making and installing such a device is provided. The custom replacement device is designed to substantially fit the...