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Vincent Bryan, Alex Kunzler, Randall Allard, Richard Broman, Anthony Finazzo, Carlos Gil, Elliott Marshall, Leonard Tokish: Implantable joint prosthesis and associated instrumentation. SDGI Holdings, Haynes and Boone, April 11, 2006: US07025787 (212 worldwide citation)

An implantable prosthesis is described having a pair of opposed shells and a central body disposed between the opposed shells wherein the central body and the shells cooperate to limit the motion of the central body with respect to the shells. An assembly for preparing a disc space for the implantat ...


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Aaron Kelly, Leonard Tokish, Jeff Edfast, David Yager, Alex Kunzler, Vincent Bryan, Randy Allard, Jeff Rouleau, Robert Conta, Carlos Gil: Wear-resistant endoprosthetic devices. October 13, 2009: US07601174 (32 worldwide citation)

An implantable endoprosthesis is adapted to articulate with one or more prosthesis surfaces, and is at least partially formed from a material having high wear resistance, which may be a polymeric material such as ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE), polyetherether ketone (PEEK), and th ...


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Martin Roche, Jason McIntosh, Marc Boillot, Carlos Gil: Method and system for assessing orthopedic alignment using tracking sensors. Orthosensor, July 23, 2013: US08494805 (27 worldwide citation)

A method for determining orthopedic alignment is provided. The method includes monitoring a first and second sequence of signals transmitted from the first device to a second device, estimating a location of the first device from sensory measurements of the signals at respective sensors on the secon ...


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Carlos Gil, Len Tokish: Machining apparatus. SDGI Holdings, Haynes and Boone, May 13, 2003: US06562045 (27 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an apparatus for machining hard tissue and soft tissue associated therewith, having a housing, a rotating shaft having an axis essentially parallel to a longitudinal axis of the apparatus, and adapted to provide power to the apparatus by rotation of the shaft, a drive assemb ...


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Carlos Gil, Alex Kunzler: Demonstration devices for medical procedures. SDGI Holdings, Haynes and Boone, June 21, 2005: US06908309 (13 worldwide citation)

A demonstration model assembly having an anatomical model structure that is stabilized by a support in a relatively compact area on a stable surface is provided. The anatomical model structure is a reproduction of a patient's anatomy, preferably the vertebral column, that is at least partially and r ...


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Vincent Bryan, Alex Kunzler, Robert Conta, Randy Allard, Richard J Broman, Anthony Finazzo, Carlos Gil, Jeffrey Rouleau, Leonard Tokish, David Yager: Method and apparatus for stereotactic implantation. SDGI Holdings, Haynes and Boone, February 20, 2007: US07179262 (8 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a technique for precisely locating a line containing a predetermined point within the surgical site using a series of levels and plumb lines and internal anatomical features of the surgical site, using this location to precisely position and temporarily affix a site preparat ...


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Hai H Trieu, Carlos Gil, Rodney Ballard, Julien Prevost: Vertebral rod and related method of manufacture. Warsaw Orthopedic, February 21, 2012: US08118840 (6 worldwide citation)

A vertebral rod includes a first elongated section, a second elongated section and an intermediate section disposed between the first section and the second section. The intermediate section has an inner surface and opposing end portions that define an open portion. A removable element extends from ...


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Jorge Carlos Gil, Peter Lewis Ebbitt, Richard George Musco, Thomas John Pack: Tool for detecting missing balls using a photodetector. Motorola, John B MacIntyre, Douglas D Fekete, May 19, 1998: US05753904 (3 worldwide citation)

A tool (10) is effective to carry balls (30) and to detect any balls missing from the tool (10). The tool (10) includes a housing (12) that includes a face plate (16) that has a plurality of bores (18) extending between an inner face (22) and an outer face (24) opposite the inner face (22). The bore ...


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Martin Roche, Jason McIntosh, Marc Boillot, Carlos Gil: Method and system for media presentation during operative workflow. ORTHOSENSOR, November 17, 2015: US09189083 (1 worldwide citation)

A portable measurement system is provided comprising a probe, two trackers, a receiver and a pod. A user interface control captures a location and position of the probe in a three-dimensional sensing space with respect to a coordinate system of the receiver from time of flight waveform analysis. The ...


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Jason McIntosh, Martin Roche, Marc Boillot, Carlos Gil: System and method for sensorized user interface. ORTHOSENSOR, May 9, 2017: US09642571 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method for is provided for operation of an orthopedic system. The system includes a load sensor for converting an applied pressure associated with a force load on an anatomical joint, and an inertial sensing device configured to measure alignment. The inertial sensing device provides al ...