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Joshua Makower, John Y Chang, Julia D Vrany, Amrish Jayprakash Walke: Implantable device and methods for delivering drugs and other substances to treat sinusitis and other disorders. Acclarent, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, April 22, 2008: US07361168 (211 worldwide citation)

Implantable devices and methods for delivering drugs and other substances to locations within the body of a human or animal subject to treat or diagnose sinusitis and a variety of other disorders. The invention includes implantable substance delivery devices that comprise reservoirs and barriers tha ...


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Joshua Makower, John Y Chang: Devices, systems and methods for diagnosing and treating sinusitus and other disorders of the ears, nose and/or throat. Acclarent, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, February 2, 2010: US07654997 (176 worldwide citation)

Sinusitis, enlarged nasal turbinates, tumors, infections, hearing disorders, allergic conditions, facial fractures and other disorders of the ear, nose and throat are diagnosed and/or treated using minimally invasive approaches and, in many cases, flexible catheters as opposed to instruments having ...


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Ketan P Muni, Hung V Ha, Joshua Makower, John H Morriss, John Y Chang, William M Facteau, Amrish Jayprakash Walke: Devices and methods for delivering therapeutic substances for the treatment of sinusitis and other disorders. Acclarent, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, August 12, 2008: US07410480 (173 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for delivering drugs and other therapeutic or diagnostic substances to desired locations within the bodies of human or non-human animal subjects. An implantable delivery device comprising a reservoir is initianlly attached to a deliver catheter or delivery tool and is introduced ...


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John Y Chang, Joshua Makower, Julia D Vrany, Theodore C Lamson, Amrish Jayprakash Walke: Devices, systems and methods for treating disorders of the ear, nose and throat. Acclarent, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, December 9, 2008: US07462175 (155 worldwide citation)

Sinusitis, mucocysts, tumors, infections, hearing disorders, choanal atresia, fractures and other disorders of the paranasal sinuses, Eustachian tubes, Lachrymal ducts and other ear, nose, throat and mouth structures are diagnosed and/or treated using minimally invasive approaches and, in many cases ...


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Eric Goldfarb, John Morriss, John Y Chang, William M Facteau: Methods and devices for facilitating visualization in a surgical environment. Acclarent, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, July 14, 2009: US07559925 (154 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for visually confirming the positioning of a distal end portion of an illuminating device placed within a patient include inserting a distal end portion of an illuminating device internally into a patient, emitting light from the distal end portion of the illuminating device, obs ...


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John Y Chang, Joshua Makower, Julia D Vrany, Theodore C Lamson, Amrish Jayprakash Walke: Devices, systems and methods for treating disorders of the ear, nose and throat. Acclarent, Steptoe & Johnson, March 10, 2009: US07500971 (154 worldwide citation)

Sinusitis, mucocysts, tumors, infections, hearing disorders, choanal atresia, fractures and other disorders of the paranasal sinuses, Eustachian tubes, Lachrymal ducts and other ear, nose, throat and mouth structures are diagnosed and/or treated using minimally invasive approaches and, in many cases ...


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Chang John Y, Makower Joshua, Vrany Julia D, Walke Amrish Jayprakash: Apparatus and methods for dilating and modifying ostia of paranasal sinuses and other intranasal or paranasal structures. Acclarent, Chang John Y, Makower Joshua, Vrany Julia D, Walke Amrish Jayprakash, BUYAN Robert D, March 30, 2006: WO/2006/034008 (153 worldwide citation)

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 for remodeling or changing the shape, size or configuration of a sinus ostium or duct or other anatomica ...


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Ketan P Muni, Hung V Ha, John H Morriss, William E Bolger, William M Facteau, Joshua Makower, John Y Chang, Randy S Chan, Nga K Van, Anton G Clifford: Methods for treating ethmoid disease. Acclarent, Robert D Buyan, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, September 2, 2008: US07419497 (139 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems and methods for stenting, spacing, draining, ventilating and/or delivering drugs and other therapeutic or diagnostic substances to desired locations within the bodies of human or non-human animal subjects, including methods and systems for treating paranasal sinusitis and ethmoid di ...


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John Y Chang, Joshua Makower, Julia D Vrany, Theodore C Lamson, Amrish Jayprakash Walke: Devices, systems and methods for treating disorders of the ear, nose and throat. Acclarent, Steptoe & Johnson, January 12, 2010: US07645272 (138 worldwide citation)

Sinusitis, mucocysts, tumors, infections, hearing disorders, choanal atresia, fractures and other disorders of the paranasal sinuses, Eustachian tubes, Lachrymal ducts and other ear, nose, throat and mouth structures are diagnosed and/or treated using minimally invasive approaches and, in many cases ...


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Bruce B Becker: Method for treating naturally obstructed paranasal sinuses. Acclarent, Steptoe & Johnson, June 22, 2010: US07740642 (118 worldwide citation)

A method of treating a patient's paranasal sinus having an obstructed or narrowed naturally occurring bony and mucosal ostium or duct which does not have scar tissue or granulation tissue. A balloon of a balloon catheter is inflated in the obstructed or narrowed naturally occurring bony and mucosal ...