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Daniel R Baker, Carly A Thaler, Alex E Kunzler, Anthony V Finazzo: Multistage spinal fixation locking mechanism. Spinefrontier, AKC Patents, Aliki K Collins, October 12, 2010: US07811310 (51 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a locking mechanism and method of locking the relative positions of a fixation device like a bone screw and of a stabilization device like a rod. The locking mechanism includes a seat, a washer and a cap. The seat includes a bottom portion configured to receive the f ...


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Phillip Berg, John Arthur Ohrt, Cin Abidin, Mark K Kuiper, Michael J Funk, Anthony V Finazzo, Christopher Ralph, Richard J Broman, Sean Sung Ho Suh: Minimally invasive spine restoration systems, devices, methods and kits. Gmedelaware 2, July 30, 2013: US08496686 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses methods, devices, systems and kits for repairing, replacing and/or augmenting natural facet joint surfaces and/or facet capsules. An implantable facet joint device of one embodiment comprises a cephalad facet joint element and a caudal facet joint element. The cephalad facet ...


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Philip Berg, John Arthur Ohrt, Cin Abidin, Mark K Kuiper, Michael J Funk, Anthony V Finazzo, Christopher Ralph, Richard J Broman, Sean Sung Ho Suh: Minimally invasive spine restoration systems, devices, methods and kits. GLOBUS MEDICAL, July 19, 2016: US09393052 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses methods, devices, systems and kits for repairing, replacing and/or augmenting natural facet joint surfaces and/or facet capsules. An implantable facet joint device of one embodiment comprises a cephalad facet joint element and a caudal facet joint element. The cephalad facet ...


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Philip Berg, John Arthur Ohrt, Cin Abidin, Mark K Kuiper, Michael J Funk, Anthony v Finazzo, Christopher Ralph, Richard J Broman, Sean Suh: Minimally invasive spine restoration systems, devices, methods and kits. GLOBUS MEDICAL, August 21, 2018: US10052135

The disclosure discloses methods, devices, systems and kits for repairing, replacing and/or augmenting natural facet joint surfaces and/or facet capsules. An implantable facet joint device of one embodiment comprises a cephalad facet joint element and a caudal facet joint element. The cephalad facet ...


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Daniel R Baker, Carly A Thaler, Alex E Kunzler, Anthony V Finazzo: Multistage spinal fixation locking mechanism. Renner Otto Boisselle & Sklar, November 23, 2006: US20060264933-A1

The present invention relates to a locking mechanism and method of locking the relative positions of a fixation device like a bone screw and of a stabilization device like a rod. The locking mechanism includes a seat, a washer and a cap. The seat includes a bottom portion configured to receive the f ...


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Hansen Yuan, Mark K Kuiper, Anthony V Finazzo, John Arthur Ohrt, Cin Abidin, Mark A Reiley, David Stinson, Lawrence R Jones, Sean Sung Ho Suh, Richard J Broman, Michael J Funk, Phillip Berg, Martha K Stone, Matthew Quest: Minimally Invasive Spine Restoration Systems, Devices, Methods and Kits. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, April 19, 2007: US20070088358-A1

The invention discloses methods and devices for repairing, replacing and/or augmenting natural facet joint surfaces and/or facet capsules. A facet joint restoration device of the invention for use in a restoring a facet joint surface comprises: a cephalad facet joint element comprising a flexible me ...


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John Arthur Ohrt, Cin Abidin, Michael J Funk, Mark K Kuiper, Anthony V Finazzo: Facet and disc arthroplasty system and method. Shay Law Group, October 4, 2007: US20070233256-A1

The invention discloses devices, methods and systems for implanting articulating devices on the human spine. In some embodiments, three or more vertebrae are movable interconnected with artificial joints. Some embodiments are particularly well suited for implanting in the lumbosacral area of the spi ...


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Martha K Stone, Sean Sung Ho Suh, Richard J Broman, Anton Alferness, Anthony V Finazzo, Mark T Charbonneau, Leonard J Tokish: Facet replacement device removal and revision systems and methods. Archus Orthopedics, Shay Glenn, May 22, 2008: US20080119845-A1

A method and system for removing a portion of an artificial facet from a vertebra, and an adapter within the system that allows ultrasonic energy and extraction forces to be transmitted therethrough are provided. The method includes attaching an adapter to an ultrasonic waveguide and to a stem cemen ...


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Philip Berg, John Arthur Ohrt, Cin Abidin, Mark K Kuiper, Michael J Funk, Anthony V Finazzo, Christopher Ralph, Richard J Broman, Sean Sung Ho Suh: Minimally invasive spine restoration systems, devices, methods and kits. Shayglenn, January 17, 2008: US20080015585-A1

The invention discloses methods, devices, systems and kits for repairing, replacing and/or augmenting natural facet joint surfaces and/or facet capsules. An implantable facet joint device of one embodiment comprises a cephalad facet joint element and a caudal facet joint element. The cephalad facet ...