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T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy, E Marlowe Goble: Method and apparatus for spine joint replacement. Facet Solutions, David W Meibos, Barbara Daniels, November 4, 2008: US07445635 (82 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis for the replacement of the cartilaginous structures of a spine motion segment is described. The prosthesis comprises an intervertebral disc prosthesis in combination with a facet joint prosthesis.


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T Wade Fallin, Daniel F Justin: Modular percutaneous spinal fusion system and method. Medicine Lodge, Peter K Johnson, Barbara Daniels, G Jo Hays, August 3, 2010: US07766943 (62 worldwide citation)

A posterior spinal fusion system may include pedicle screws and one or more segments designed to be attached to the implanted pedicle screws via nuts to fuse spinal motion segments in a modular fashion. The pedicle screws may have semispherical receiving surfaces, and each segment may have mounting ...


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T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Method and apparatus for bone plating. MedicineLodge, David W Meibos, MedicineLodge, Barbara Daniels, December 18, 2007: US07309340 (57 worldwide citation)

A bone plating system invention is shown comprising a bone plate and bone fasteners. The bone plate has a top portion, a bottom portion, and an interior middle portion. The fastener-retaining passageway extends through the plate. The fastener-retaining passageway comprises an upper portion having an ...


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T Wade Fallin, E Marlowe Goble, Robert W Hoy: Prosthesis for the replacement of a posterior element of a vertebra. Facet Solutions, David W Meibos, Barbara Daniels, Daniel F Justin, July 28, 2009: US07566345 (48 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic replacement for a posterior element of a vertebra comprising portions that replace the natural lamina and the four natural facets. The prosthetic replacement may also include portions that replace one or more of the natural spinous process and the two natural transverse processes. If de ...


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Alan Chervitz, Daniel J Triplett, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy, Daniel F Justin: Spinal facet implant with spherical implant apposition surface and bone bed and methods of use. Facet Solutions, David W Meibos, Barbara Daniels, Daniel F Justin, September 15, 2009: US07588590 (47 worldwide citation)

Superior and/or inferior facets of one or more facet joints may be replaced by superior and/or inferior facet joint prostheses. In one embodiment, a kit of superior or inferior prostheses is provided, in which the prostheses have at least two dimensions that vary among members of the kit independent ...


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Alan Chervitz, Daniel F Justin, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Linked bilateral spinal facet implants and methods of use. Facet Solutions, Peter K Johnson, G Jo Hays, Barbara Daniels, July 13, 2010: US07753937 (46 worldwide citation)

Superior and/or inferior facets of one or more facet joints may be replaced by superior and/or inferior facet joint prostheses. In one embodiment, a kit of superior or inferior prostheses is provided, in which the prostheses have at least two dimensions that vary among members of the kit independent ...


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E Marlowe Goble, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Facet joint replacement. Facet Solutions, David W Mlibas, Barbara Daniels, Daniel F Justin, November 24, 2009: US07621955 (44 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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E Marlowe Goble, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Multiple facet joint replacement. Facet Solutions, David W Meibos, Barbara Daniels, Daniel F Justin, November 17, 2009: US07618455 (43 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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E Marlowe Goble, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Facet joint replacement. Facet Solutions, David W Meibos, Barbara Daniels, Daniel F Justin, November 17, 2009: US07618453 (41 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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T Wade Fallin, M Mary Sinnott: Adjustable line locks and methods. IMDS, David W Meibos, Barbara Daniels, Daniel F Justin, July 28, 2009: US07566339 (35 worldwide citation)

A line lock includes a body at least partially bounding a primary passageway, a secondary passageway, and a working passageway. The passageways may be sized to receive two locking portions of a suture such that each of the locking portions can only be moved through the line lock along one direction. ...