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Robert Rabiner, Bradley A Hare: Ultrasonic device for tissue ablation and sheath for use therewith. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, Palmer & Dodge, February 25, 2003: US06524251 (252 worldwide citation)

A transverse mode ultrasonic probe is provided which creates a cavitation area along its longitudinal length, increasing the working surface of the probe. Accessory sheaths are also provided for use with the probe to enable a user to select from features most suited to an individual medical procedur ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, David M Fischer, Andy Levine: Ultrasonic medical device operating in a transverse mode. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Fish & Richardson P C, February 24, 2009: US07494468 (149 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic medical device comprises an ultrasonic vibration generator that generates vibration along its longitudinal axis. The ultrasonic vibration is transmitted through an ultrasonic coupler and a series of transformer sections that amplify the ultrasonic vibration. A flexible member is couple ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare: Ultrasonic device for tissue ablation and sheath for use therewith. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Fish & Richardson P C, March 17, 2009: US07503895 (148 worldwide citation)

A transverse mode ultrasonic probe is provided which creates a cavitation area along its longitudinal length, increasing the working surface of the probe. Accessory sheaths are also provided for use with the probe to enable a user to select from features most suited to an individual medical procedur ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, Rebecca I Marciante, Elaine S Buffen, Mark R Gosnell, Heather L Senseney Mellor: Apparatus and method for an ultrasonic probe used with a pharmacological agent. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, May 11, 2004: US06733451 (130 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus and a method of using an ultrasonic probe with a pharmacological agent to enhance an occlusion treating effect of the ultrasonic probe to effectively remove an occlusion. The pharmacological agent is released through a catheter to treat the occlusion and e ...


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Robert Rabiner, Bradley A Hare: Apparatus and method of removing occlusions using ultrasonic medical device operating in a transverse mode. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, November 25, 2003: US06652547 (130 worldwide citation)

A method for removing an occlusion is provided comprising introducing a transverse mode ultrasonic probe into a blood vessel, positioning the probe in proximity to the occlusion, and transmitting ultrasonic energy to the probe, until the occlusion is removed. The probe has a small cross-sectional lu ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare: Ultrasonic medical device for tissue remodeling. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, February 24, 2004: US06695781 (125 worldwide citation)

A method for destructing, reducing or removing mammalian tissue with an ultrasonic device IS disclosed, comprising contacting the tissue with a transverse mode ultrasonic probe, and transmitting ultrasonic energy to the probe, until the tissue is fragmented by emulsification. The probe can be used w ...


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Kevin Ranucci, Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, Mark J Varady, Rebecca I Marciante, Roy Robertson: Ultrasonic probe device with rapid attachment and detachment means. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, February 24, 2004: US06695782 (118 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic tissue ablation device comprising a transversely vibrating elongated probe, and a coupling assembly for probe attachment detachment that enables the probe assembly and separation from the device body that includes the ultrasound energy source and a sound conductor, and a method of use ...


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Bradley A Hare, Janniah S Prasad: Apparatus and method for ultrasonic medical device with improved visibility in imaging procedures. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, May 4, 2004: US06730048 (62 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an apparatus and method for an ultrasonic medical device with improved visibility in imaging procedures. A medical device comprises an elongated probe having a material of high radiopacity at an at least one predetermined location of the probe wherein the material of h ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, Janniah S Prasad: Method for manufacturing small diameter medical devices. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, David J Dykeman, Palmer & Dodge, November 18, 2003: US06647755 (29 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for manufacturing small diameter ultrasonic probes capable of vibrating in a transverse mode that can be used in ultrasonic tissue ablation. The apparatus includes a die, a style puller which is used to engage a functional end of the medical device, and a die room puller whic ...


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Robert A Rabiner, Bradley A Hare, James H Loper: Dispensation and disposal container for medical devices. OmniSonics Medical Technologies, Richard B Smith, Palmer & Dodge, March 4, 2003: US06527115 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed to a container for storage, dispensation, transport and disposal of a medical device such a disposable ultrasonic surgical probe, that allows its dispensation for use, and for its safe storage and disposal after use, thereby protecting the user from the hazards of needle pr ...