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Brian Tang: Thermoplastic surgical template for performing dental implant osteotomies and method thereof. David Pressman, August 29, 2006: US07097451 (68 worldwide citation)

A surgical template for performing dental implant osteotomies comprises a malleable, resinous, thermoplastic base, at least one non-thermoplastic, rigid drill guide attached to the base, and a securing mechanism between the base and the drill guide. The template may reversibly melt to a malleable st ...


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John To, Niel F Starksen, Tenny C Calhoun, Brian Tang: Methods and devices for termination. Guided Delivery Systems, Morrison & Foerster, November 29, 2011: US08066766 (35 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods used in termination of a tissue tightening procedure are described. Termination includes the cinching of a tether to tighten the tissue, locking the tether to maintain tension, and cutting excess tether. In procedures involving anchors secured to the tissue, the tether is coupled ...


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Erik Walberg, Lawrence Kerver, Brian Tang, Brandon Loudermilk: Articulable electrosurgical instrument with a stabilizable articulation actuator. Aesculap, RatnerPrestia, October 28, 2014: US08870867 (7 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the technology provide an articulable electrosurgical instrument and methods of performing electrosurgery with an articulating capability. The electrosurgical instrument includes an elongated shaft having an end effector associated with a distal end thereof that is able to deliver ene ...


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John To, Niel F Starksen, Tenny C Calhoun, Brian Tang: Methods and devices for termination. Guided Delivery Systems, Morrison & Foerster, October 16, 2012: US08287557 (6 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods used in termination of a tissue tightening procedure are described. Termination includes the cinching of a tether to tighten the tissue, locking the tether to maintain tension, and cutting excess tether. In procedures involving anchors secured to the tissue, the tether is coupled ...


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John To, Niel F Starksen, Tenny C Calhoun, Brian Tang: Methods and devices for termination. Guided Delivery Systems, Morrison & Foerster, July 7, 2015: US09072513 (3 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods used in termination of a tissue tightening procedure are described. Termination includes the cinching of a tether to tighten the tissue, locking the tether to maintain tension, and cutting excess tether. In procedures involving anchors secured to the tissue, the tether is coupled ...


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Gregory Piskun, John To, Mariel Fabro, Brian Tang, Sergey Kantsevoy: Endoluminal system for gastrointestinal treatment. Boston Scientific Scimed, August 22, 2017: US09737194 (1 worldwide citation)

Improved methods and devices for performing an endoscopic surgery are provided. Systems are taught for operatively treating gastrointestinal disorders endoscopically in a stable, yet dynamic operative environment, and in a minimally-invasive manner. Such systems include, for example, an endoscopic s ...


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Gregory Piskun, John To, Mariel Fabro, Brian Tang, Sergey Kantsevoy: Endoluminal device with retractor system. Boston Scientific Scimed, May 23, 2017: US09655506 (1 worldwide citation)

Improved methods and devices for performing an endoscopic surgery are provided. Systems are taught for operatively treating gastrointestinal disorders endoscopically in a stable, yet dynamic operative environment, and in a minimally-invasive manner. Such systems include, for example, an endoscopic s ...


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Gregory Piskun, John To, Mariel Fabro, Brian Tang, Sergey Kantsevoy: Endoluminal device with retractor system. Boston Scientific Scimed, January 31, 2017: US09554690 (1 worldwide citation)

Improved methods and devices for performing an endoscopic surgery are provided. Systems are taught for operatively treating gastrointestinal disorders endoscopically in a stable, yet dynamic operative environment, and in a minimally-invasive manner. Such systems include, for example, an endoscopic s ...


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Gregory Piskun, John To, Mariel Fabro, Brian Tang, Sergey Kantsevoy: Multi-lumen-catheter retractor system for a minimally-invasive, operative gastrointestinal treatment. Boston Scientific Scimed, February 14, 2017: US09565998 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for performing minimally invasive procedures in a body lumen of a patient including a flexible catheter having a first lumen configured and dimensioned to receive an endoscope therethrough and a second lumen configured and dimensioned to receive a first flexible tube therethrough. The first ...


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Gregory Piskun, John To, Mariel Fabro, Brian Tang, Sergey Kantsevoy: Endoluminal system for gastrointestinal treatment. Macroplata, November 17, 2015: US09186130 (1 worldwide citation)

Improved methods and devices for performing an endoscopic surgery are provided. Systems are taught for operatively treating gastrointestinal disorders endoscopically in a stable, yet dynamic operative environment, and in a minimally-invasive manner. Such systems include, for example, an endoscopic s ...