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Kevin T Stone, Nathan M Sautter, Brian K Berelsman, Jeffery D Arnett, Joshua A Butters, Dylan M Hushka, Nicholas R Slater: Soft tissue repair device and method. Biomet Sports Medicine, Harness Dickey, November 6, 2012: US08303604 (73 worldwide citation)

A soft tissue repair device can include a housing having a handle, a deployment system having an actuation member, and an insertion system having an inserter and a slider. The slider can be coupled to the actuation member and movable relative to the inserter between deployed and retracted positions. ...


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Kevin T Stone, Brian K Berelsman, Ryan A Kaiser: Fracture fixation device. Biomet Sports Medicine, Harness Dickey, March 18, 2014: US08672969 (52 worldwide citation)

Assemblies for securing fractured bone are provided. The assembly includes a first fixation element, a second fixation element, and an adjustable flexible member construct. The first fixation element having a male or a female sleeve is secured within a first portion of the fractured bone. The second ...


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James W Strickland, Brian K Berelsman: Carpal tunnel device and method. Biomet, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, January 30, 2001: US06179852 (51 worldwide citation)

A carpal tunnel device and method for performing carpal tunnel release surgery is provided. The carpal tunnel device includes a carpal ligament capture clip and a knife, useable therewith. The carpal tunnel capture clip includes a handle, a body portion and upper and lower skids. A central guide cha ...


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Kevin T Stone, Brian K Berelsman, Zachary Wagner: Method and apparatus for sternal closure. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey, December 3, 2013: US08597327 (50 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for securing a fractured or sectioned sternum in a patient's body is disclosed. The apparatus can include an attachment member and an adjustable flexible member construct. The attachment member can have a flexible member holder. The adjustable flexible member construct can hav ...


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Brian K Berelsman, Nathanael K Conner, Gregory J Denham, Kevin T Stone: Method and apparatus for fixation of an ACL graft. Biomet Sports Medicine, Harness Dickey, March 3, 2015: US08968364 (38 worldwide citation)

A system for use in graft fixation in a knee reconstruction procedure can include a first femoral fixation member adapted to be retained relative to a first end of a femoral tunnel and a first self-locking adjustable flexible member construct having a passage portion with a pair of free ends and a p ...


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Brian K Berelsman, Russell M Parrott, Bryce A Isch: Modular center pegged glenoid. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey, July 13, 2010: US07753959 (30 worldwide citation)

A glenoid component used for shoulder arthroplasty is adapted to be implanted into a scapula and engaged by a head of a humeral component. The glenoid component includes a body having a first articulating surface and a second medial surface opposite to the first articulating surface. The first artic ...


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Thomas J Graham, Brian K Berelsman, Hill Hastings, Kevin T Stone: Elbow prosthesis. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey & Pierce, July 24, 2007: US07247170 (27 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic joint kit that is particularly well suited for an elbow. In each of the various embodiments, the prosthetic joint kit transmits load through the prosthetic joint through a pair of spherically shaped bearing surfaces so as to transmit load over a relatively large area rather than at a po ...


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Nathanael K Conner, Brian K Berelsman, Gregory J Denham, Kevin T Stone, Nicholas R Slater, Jeffery D Arnett, Joshua A Butters: Method and apparatus for tibial fixation of an ACL graft. Biomet Sports Medicine, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, December 22, 2015: US09216078 (25 worldwide citation)

A tensioner system for use in tensioning graft strands in a knee reconstruction procedure can include a handle assembly, a tensioner assembly coupled relative to the handle assembly, and a drive shaft slidably received through and supported by the handle assembly. The tensioner assembly can include ...


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Nathan A Winslow, Brian K Berelsman, Russell M Parrott, Bryce A Isch, Thomas M Vanasse, Kane Wu: Modular center pegged glenoid. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey, April 23, 2013: US08425614 (22 worldwide citation)

A glenoid component used for shoulder arthroplasty is adapted to be implanted into a scapula and engaged by a head of a humeral component. The glenoid component includes a body having a first articulating surface and a second medial surface opposite to the first articulating surface. The first artic ...


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Kevin T Stone, Brian K Berelsman: Ankle implant. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey & Pierce, January 29, 2008: US07323012 (22 worldwide citation)

A modular ankle implant. The implant includes a tibial component coupled to a talar component with a bearing. The bearing is adapted for hinged articulation relative to the talar component and limited rotation relative to the tibial component.