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E Marlowe Goble, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Facet joint replacement. Facet Solutions, David W Meibos, Daniel F Justin, MedicineLodge, May 9, 2006: US07041136 (249 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, Kwan Ho Chan, Margaret Mary Sinnott: Adjustable line locks and methods. Medicinelodge, David W Meibos, Daniel F Justin, December 19, 2006: US07150757 (89 worldwide citation)

A line lock includes a body at least partially bounding a primary passageway, a secondary passageway, and a working passageway. In one embodiment at least a portion of the working passageway is disposed between the primary passageway and the secondary passageway such that a geometric line segment ex ...


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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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Michael Ries, T Wade Fallin, Daniel F Justin, Mark A Munt: Polyaxial orthopedic fastening apparatus with independent locking modes. MedicineLodge, David W Meibos, Daniel F Justin, MedicineLodge, May 20, 2008: US07374576 (16 worldwide citation)

Implants and methods are presented for surgically repairing a hip joint with a proximal femoral prosthesis that comprises femoral head component and a femoral stem component. The femoral stem component comprising a neck portion, a flange portion, a transitional body region and an elongated stem. The ...


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Peter M Stevens, Daniel F Justin: Bone alignment implant and method of use. Daniel F Justin, MedicineLodge, June 10, 2004: US20040111089-A1

A bone alignment implant includes a first bone fastener with a first bone engager that is adapted for fixation into the metaphyseal bone and a second bone fastener with a second bone engager that is adapted for fixation into the diaphyseal bone. A link connecting the two fasteners spans across the p ...


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Daniel J Triplett, T Wade Fallin: Surgical measurement systems and methods. Medicinelodge, January 18, 2007: US20070016296-A1

A measurement tool is designed to measure the relative displacements between two bony landmarks of a spine, such as pedicles and facet surfaces. The measurement tool may have a registration interface designed to be registered to a first bony landmark, and a contact feature shaped to contact a second ...


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E Marlowe Goble, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Multiple Facet Joint Replacement. Medicinelodge, November 23, 2006: US20060265069-A1

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, Chad W Lewis, Daniel F Justin, M Mary Sinnott, Daniel E Gerbec, Karen Mohr, T Wade Fallin: Therapeutic agent eluding implant with percutaneous supply. MedicineLodge, Medicinelodge, August 2, 2007: US20070179609-A1

The present invention provides integration between an implant system and therapeutic agent delivery system. The implant may include a prosthesis that restores biomechanical function while decreasing long-term disability and pain by replacing damaged or degenerate tissues, or a reconstructive implant ...


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Daniel J Triplett, Alan Chervitz: System and Method for Multiple Level Facet joint Arthroplasty and Fusion. Facet Solutions, Medicinelodge, July 19, 2007: US20070167946-A1

Facet joint replacement implants may be designed for use on multiple adjacent vertebral levels. Each superior implant may have a substantially semispherical concave surface, and each inferior implant may have a cooperating semispherical convex surface that is deformable to enable it to be pressed in ...


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Alan Chervitz, Daniel F Justin, T Wade Fallin, Robert W Hoy: Linked Bilateral Spinal Facet Implants and Methods of Use. Medicinelodge, August 9, 2007: US20070185492-A1

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 ...