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E Marlowe Goble, David P Luman, Alan Chervitz, C Brad Story, Ramarao Gundlalpalli: Ligament bone anchor and method for its use. MedicineLodge, M Reid Russell, December 30, 1997: US05702397 (543 worldwide citation)

A bone anchor and method for its use in an arthroscopic and open soft tissue surgical procedure to mount a ligament graft, or the like, under tension and at variable lengths in a tunnel section that is formed through a bone or bones. The bone anchor embodiments of the invention each have a body for ...


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Daniel E Gerbec, T Wade Fallin, Tom Faciszewski: Adjustable bone fusion implant and method. MedicineLodge, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, May 13, 2003: US06562074 (488 worldwide citation)

An adjustable bone fusion implant includes a first plate having an interior face with a plurality of spaced apart first support members projecting therefrom. Each support member has a plurality of teeth projecting therefrom. A second plate has an interior face with a plurality of spaced apart second ...


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E Marlowe Goble, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Multiple facet joint replacement. MedicineLodge, Pandiscio & Pandiscio P C, May 20, 2003: US06565605 (418 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis for the replacement of multiple diseased or traumatized spinal facets comprises a portion that replaces at least a bony portion of the facets to be replaced and where the prosthesis attaches to the vertebra in a manner that does not require attachment to, or abutment against, the lamina ...


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Daniel E Gerbec, T Wade Fallin, Tom Faciszewski: Methods for adjustable bone fusion implants. Movdice Holding, MedicineLodge, Workman Nydegger, March 8, 2005: US06863673 (412 worldwide citation)

A method for fusing two adjacent bones or pieces of bone includes positioning an adjustable fusion implant between two adjacent bones or pieces of bone, the fusion implant having a first plate and an opposing second plate. A portion of a tool inserted between the first plate and the second plate of ...


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E Marlowe Goble, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Facet joint replacement. MedicineLodge, Pandiscio & Pandiscio, June 17, 2003: US06579319 (394 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis for the replacement of a diseased or traumatized facet of a mammalian vertebra includes a surface that articulates with another prosthetic facet or a natural facet, a portion that replaces at least a bony portion of the diseased or traumatized spine facet which is to be replaced, and an ...


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Daniel E Gerbec, T Wade Fallin, Tom Faciszewski: Adjustable bone fusion implant and method. MedicineLodge, Movdicé Holding, Workman Nydegger, November 18, 2003: US06648917 (382 worldwide citation)

An adjustable bone fusion implant includes a first plate having an interior face with a plurality of spaced apart first support members projecting therefrom. Each support member has a plurality of teeth projecting therefrom. A second plate has an interior face with a plurality of spaced apart second ...


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Daniel E Gerbec, T Wade Fallin, Tom Faciszewski: Adjustable bone fusion implant and method. Movdice Holding, MedicineLodge, Workman Nydegger, February 8, 2005: US06852129 (342 worldwide citation)

An adjustable bone fusion implant includes a housing having a top surface, a bottom surface, and a pair of spaced apart expandable sidewalls extending therebetween. The top surface, bottom surface, and pair of expandable sidewalls at least partially bound a compartment therebetween. A discrete reinf ...


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Alan Chervitz, Ramarao Gundlapalli: Expandable body suture. MedicineLodge, M Reid Russell, July 8, 1997: US05645568 (258 worldwide citation)

An expandable body suture that has a suture body that is formed in the manufacturing process over at least one pledget device that has an elongate shape with essentially a constant cross section along its mid-section and is of a diameter to fit snugly into a hole formed in a bone, ligament, tendon, ...


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Alan Chervitz, E Marlowe Goble, Ramarao Gundlapalli: Ligament fixator for a ligament anchor system. MedicineLodge, M Reid Russell, June 16, 1998: US05766250 (190 worldwide citation)

A ligament fixator for a ligament anchor system and a process its use in an arthroscopic procedure for mounting a ligament graft end in a tunnel formed into a bone. The anchor system includes footing member for positioning in a bone tunnel, and includes a longitudinal opening formed therethrough, an ...


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Alan Chervitz, E Marlowe Goble: Variable angle drill guide and ligament fixation method. MedicineLodge, M Reid Russell, November 18, 1997: US05688284 (158 worldwide citation)

A variable angle drill guide and method for its use for securing an end of a ligament graft in a tunnel section of a straight tunnel section that has been formed into a patient's knee in a procedure for replacing a cruciate ligament. The drill guide includes a straight reference rod that is for fitt ...