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Aaron Berez, Wolfgang Fitz, Philipp Lang, Daniel Steines, Konstantinos Tsougarakis, Rene Vargas Voracek, Cecily Anne Snyder: Patient selectable joint arthroplasty devices and surgical tools facilitating increased accuracy, speed and simplicity in performing total and partial joint arthroplasty. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, November 17, 2009: US07618451 (336 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or highly selectable by patient and geared toward providing optimal fit and function. The surgical tools are d ...


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Wolfgang Fitz, Philipp Lang, Raymond A Bojarski, Daniel Steines: Patient selectable joint arthroplasty devices and surgical tools. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, July 19, 2011: US07981158 (260 worldwide citation)

A patellar 3-D guidance tool includes a template. The template includes at least one contact surface for engaging a surface of the patella. The at least one contact surface substantially conforms with the surface associated with the patellar. At least one guide aperture directs movement of a surgica ...


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Philipp Lang, Wolfgang Fitz, Ray Bojarski, Daniel Steines, Albert G Burdulis, Rene Vargas Voracek: Surgical tools for arthroplasty. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, December 27, 2011: US08083745 (199 worldwide citation)

A patellar 3-D guidance tool includes a template. The template includes at least one contact surface for engaging a surface of the patella. The at least one contact surface substantially conforms with the surface associated with the patellar. At least one guide aperture directs movement of a surgica ...


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Philipp Lang, Wolfgang Fitz, Raymond A Bojarski, Daniel Steines, Albert G Burdulis Jr, Rene Vargas Voracek: Patient selectable joint arthroplasty devices and surgical tools. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, November 29, 2011: US08066708 (189 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The articular surface repairs are customizable or highly selectable by patient and geared toward providing optimal fit and function. The surgical tools are d ...


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Wolfgang Fitz, Philipp Lang, Raymond A Bojarski, Daniel Steines: Patient selectable joint arthroplasty devices and surgical tools. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, January 31, 2012: US08105330 (175 worldwide citation)

A patellar 3-D guidance tool includes a template. The template includes at least one contact surface for engaging a surface of the patella. The at least one contact surface substantially conforms with the surface associated with the patellar. At least one guide aperture directs movement of a surgica ...


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Philipp Lang, Daniel Steines: Assessing the condition of a joint and devising treatment. The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, February 1, 2011: US07881768 (161 worldwide citation)

Methods are disclosed for assessing the condition of a cartilage in a joint, particularly in a human knee. The methods include converting an image such as an MRI to a three dimensional map of the cartilage. The cartilage map can be correlated to a movement pattern of the joint to assess the affect o ...


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Philipp Lang, Daniel Steines, Hacene Bouadi, David Miller, Barry J Linder, Cecily Anne Snyder: Minimally invasive joint implant with 3-dimensional geometry matching the articular surfaces. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, September 21, 2010: US07799077 (140 worldwide citation)

This invention is directed to orthopedic implants and systems. The invention also relates to methods of implant design, manufacture, modeling and implantation as well as to surgical tools and kits used therewith. The implants are designed by analyzing the articular surface to be corrected and creati ...


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Philipp Lang, Daniel Steines: Assessing the condition of a joint and devising treatment. The Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, October 11, 2011: US08036729 (138 worldwide citation)

Methods are disclosed for assessing the condition of a cartilage in a joint, particularly a human knee. The methods include converting an image such as an MRI to a three dimensional map of the cartilage. The cartilage map can be correlated to a movement pattern of the joint to assess the affect of m ...


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Ray Bojarski, Philipp Lang, Daniel Steines, Wolfgang Fitz: Patient-specific joint arthroplasty devices for ligament repair. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, August 6, 2013: US08500740 (138 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are methods, compositions and tools for repairing, replacing or otherwise treating bone ligaments using devices designed from patient-specific information, including without limitation, surgical alignment instruments that have a surface that conforms to at least a portion of a patie ...


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Albert G Burdulis Jr, Wolfgang Fitz, Rene Vargas Voracek, Philipp Lang, Daniel Steines, Konstantinos Tsougarakis: Surgical tools facilitating increased accuracy, speed and simplicity in performing joint arthroplasty. ConforMIS, Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers, February 28, 2012: US08122582 (138 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The surgical tools are designed to be customizable or highly selectable by patient to increase the speed, accuracy and simplicity of performing total or partial arthroplasty.