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Lawrence M Lubbers, Kenneth E Hughes, Carl R Coleman, Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky, Thomas J Ward, Matthew J Huddleston, Mark A Goldin, William J Christy, Perry DeFazio, Brian Scott Schumacher, Terence Lee Murphy, Nickola Symone Lewis, Jeremy Jarrett, Joseph E Young: Apparatus and methods for tendon or ligament repair. Tendon Technology, Ortheon Medical L L C, Wood Herron & Evans L, February 14, 2012: US08114129 (6 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for repairing damaged tendons or ligaments. Various repair apparatus include an elongate tensile member and a pair of anchor assemblies connected for movement along the tensile member on either side of a repair site, such as a tear or laceration. The anchor assemblies or struct ...


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Brad E Vazales, Arthur Bertolero, Alan Davidner, Ken Watson, James M Gracy, Clifton P Colwell, Craig B Berky, Dwight Morejohn, Dwayne Griffin, Richard Tefo: Visualized endotracheal tube placement systems. ENDOCLEAR, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 28, 2017: US09579012 (5 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, and devices for facilitating insertion of an endotracheal tube and/or for verifying the position of the endotracheal tube within an airway of a patient with respect to an anatomical landmark of a patient are disclosed. Systems, methods, and devices for facilitating removal of debri ...


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Brad E Vazales, Arthur Bertolero, Alan Davidner, Ken Watson, James M Gracy, Clifton P Colwell, Craig B Berky, Dwight Morejohn: Methods for confirming placement of endotracheal tubes. ENDOCLEAR, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 26, 2016: US09398837 (5 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, and devices for facilitating insertion of an endotracheal tube and/or for verifying the position of the endotracheal tube within an airway of a patient with respect to an anatomical landmark of a patient are disclosed. Systems, methods, and devices for facilitating removal of debri ...


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Jonathan P Bauer, Dean R Koch, Paul E McCreadie, Michael Glenn Ross, Craig B Berky: Devices and methods for cervix measurement. CerviLenz, Shay Glenn, February 5, 2013: US08366640 (4 worldwide citation)

A device for measuring a length of a cervix includes an elongate measurement member, a hollow member, a flange, a handle, and a locking mechanism. The elongate measurement member extends along a longitudinal axis and includes a measurement scale thereon. The hollow member is coaxial with and dispose ...


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Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky: Container, sealing cap and method for sealing a nozzle tip of a curable liquid dispensing container. Long Shot Products, Wood Herron & Evans L, April 25, 2006: US07032790 (4 worldwide citation)

A cap for curable material dispensing containers prevents the material from curing after opening the dispensing nozzle. Thus, when mounted on a partially-dispensed container, the nozzle cap preserves flowable materials such as air-cured glues, sealants, caulks, etc. In particular, a deformable seala ...


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A Marc Gillinov, Michael K Banbury, Jeremy Hemingway, Craig B Berky, Jonathan Bauer: Pre-sized prosthetic chordae implantation system. The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Tarolli Sundheim Covell & Tummino, May 14, 2013: US08439969 (4 worldwide citation)

A pre-sized prosthetic chordae assembly includes a male attachment unit and a female securing member. The male attachment unit includes a plurality of pre-sized prosthetic chordae fixedly connected to at least one male attachment member and a papillary muscle penetration member that is connected to ...


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Steven P Walsh, Letitia Tudor, Ernest N Corrao Jr, Craig B Berky, Jonathan P Bauer, Jeremy Hemingway: Tapered joint implant and related tools. Cartiva, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 13, 2015: US09155543 (3 worldwide citation)

According to some embodiments, a method of treating a joint of a patient comprises creating a recess in a bone located at or near a targeted joint, wherein the recess includes a generally wedge or truncated cone shape. In one embodiment, the recess in a bone comprises a surface opening along an oute ...


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Michael K Banbury, Jillian E Banbury, Craig B Berky, Warren P Williamson IV: Skin lesion exciser and skin-closure device therefor. The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Tarolli Sundheim Covell & Tummino, April 7, 2009: US07513902 (3 worldwide citation)

A device for excising tissue and closing a wound that results from excision of the tissue includes structure defining an aperture into which tissue to be excised is exposed. The device also includes a cutting member for excising the tissue, a closure member for closing the wound, and an actuatable d ...


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Jonathan P Bauer, Dean R Koch, Paul E McCreadie, Michael Glenn Ross, Craig B Berky: Devices and methods for cervix measurement. CervilLenz, Shay Glenn, August 27, 2013: US08517960 (3 worldwide citation)

A device for measuring a length of a cervix includes an elongate measurement member, a hollow member, a flange, a handle, and a locking mechanism. The elongate measurement member extends along a longitudinal axis and includes a measurement scale thereon. The hollow member is coaxial with and dispose ...


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Steven P Walsh, Letitia Tudor, Ernest N Corrao, Craig B Berky, Jonathan P Bauer, Jeremy Hemingway, Michael Axelrod: Methods of repairing a joint using a wedge-shaped implant. Cartiva, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 27, 2016: US09526632 (1 worldwide citation)

According to some embodiments, a method of treating a joint of a patient comprises creating a recess in a bone located at or near a targeted joint, wherein the recess includes a generally wedge or truncated cone shape. In one embodiment, the recess in a bone comprises a surface opening along an oute ...