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Bogomir Gorensek, Gregory H Lambrecht, Sean Kavanaugh, Robert Kevin Moore: Device for delivering an implant through an annular defect in an intervertebral disc. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, June 1, 2010: US07727241 (48 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to devices and methods for delivering medical devices, such as implants, to desired tissue sites, such as the intervertebral disc. In one aspect, an intervertebral disc repair and diagnostic device that is minimally invasive and that provides precise access to ...


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Gregory H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn: Apparatus delivery in an intervertebral disc. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, May 18, 2010: US07717961 (36 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to intervertebral disc devices and methods and instrumentation for intervertebral disc procedures. Methods include performing procedures such as implant delivery, tissue manipulation, tissue diagnostics, and therapeutic and diagnostic agent delivery at selecte ...


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Thomas Boyajian, Almir Velagic, Robert Kevin Moore, Christopher Tarapata, Jacob Einhorn, Gregory Lambrecht, Sean Kavanaugh: Devices and methods for bone anchoring. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, July 5, 2011: US07972337 (34 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention relate generally to tissue anchors and methods of delivering same to the intervertebral disc or other sites within the body. In some embodiments, the anchors provide pull-out resistance, stability and/or maximize contact with tissue involving a minimum amount of penetrat ...


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Gregory H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn: Method of performing a procedure within a disc. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh Intrinsic, February 1, 2011: US07879097 (31 worldwide citation)

Methods of performing procedures within an intervertebral disc are disclosed. The methods include performing procedures such as implant delivery, tissue manipulation, tissue diagnostics, and therapeutic and diagnostic agent delivery at selected locations within intervertebral discs. In one embodimen ...


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Gregory H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn: Method of reducing spinal implant migration. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh Intrinsic, July 6, 2010: US07749275 (28 worldwide citation)

Devices for implantation into an intervertebral disc can include a membrane support member to augment a disc having a defect. A defect in the anulus of a disc can be repaired using a prosthesis such as a barrier. The barrier can include a sealant and an enlarger. The barrier can be implanted into th ...


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Greg H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn: Intervertebral disc anulus implant. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh Intrinsic, January 11, 2011: US07867278 (26 worldwide citation)

Systems for minimally invasive disc augmentation include an anulus augmentation implant suited for minimally invasive deployment. A nucleus augmentation component may be included. The anulus augmentation implant shields weakened regions of the anulus fibrosis and/or resists escape of natural nucleus ...


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Greg H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn: Intervertebral anulus and nucleus augmentation. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh Intrinsic, June 14, 2011: US07959679 (19 worldwide citation)

Systems for minimally invasive disc augmentation include an anulus augmentation component and a nucleus augmentation component. Both are suited for minimally invasive deployment. The nucleus augmentation component restores disc height and/or replaces missing nucleus pulposus. The anulus augmentation ...


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Gregory H Lambrecht: Versatile method of repairing an intervertebral disc. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh Intrinsic, September 20, 2011: US08021425 (17 worldwide citation)

Systems for minimally invasive disc augmentation include an anulus augmentation component and, optionally, a nucleus augmentation component. Both are suited for minimally invasive deployment. The anulus augmentation component shields weakened regions of the anulus fibrosis and/or resists escape of n ...


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Greg H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn: Intervertebral disc herniation repair. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, August 16, 2011: US07998213 (16 worldwide citation)

Systems for minimally invasive disc augmentation include an anulus augmentation component and a nucleus augmentation component. Both are suited for minimally invasive deployment. The nucleus augmentation component restores disc height and/or replaces missing nucleus pulposus. The anulus augmentation ...


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Gregory Lambrecht, Jacob Einhorn, Christopher Tarapata, Robert Kevin Moore, Sean Kavanaugh: Impaction grafting for vertebral fusion. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, December 4, 2012: US08323341 (12 worldwide citation)

Methods of providing graft impaction using anchored implants are disclosed. In some embodiments, the graft impaction provided by the anchored implants can facilitate surgical spinal fusion procedures. The anchored implants provide increased strength and increased pull-out resistance. The anchored im ...