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Dominique D Messerli, David C Paul: End member for a bone fusion implant. Synthes, Jones Day, August 16, 2005: US06929662 (39 worldwide citation)

An end member for use with a bone fusion implant is disclosed. The end member has a first portion, a second portion, and a shoulder connecting the two portions. The second portion is sized to fit within the interior of the bone fusion implant in such a fashion that the shoulder rests on the edge of ...


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David W Ankney, William S Rhoda, David C Paul, Christopher Angelucci: Transforaminal prosthetic spinal disc replacement and methods thereof. Globus Medical, October 12, 2010: US07811329 (33 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to a prosthetic spinal disc for replacing a damaged disc between two vertebrae of a spine and methods for inserting said discs. The present invention also relates to prosthetic spinal disc designs that are implanted using a transforaminal approach, methods the ...


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Michael L Boyer II, David C Paul, Thomas B Higgins, Christopher M Angelucci: Skeletal reconstruction cages. Synthes, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, January 6, 2009: US07473277 (26 worldwide citation)

Skeletal reconstruction cages include a central body having first and second ends, a first end cap coupled to one end of the central body, and a second end cap coupled to the other end of the central body. At least two of the central body, first end cap, and second end cap are formed from bone. Each ...


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David C Paul, Sean Suh, Mark Weiman, Jody L Seifert: Vertebral body nerve and vein cauterizing system and method. Globus Medical, October 9, 2012: US08282628 (23 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are vertebroplasty methods that include cauterizing an inner cavity of a vertebra of a mammal, such as a human, and injecting bone cement into the vertebra. Systems and kits for performing such methods are also disclosed.


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Noah Hansell, Marcin Niemiec, William S Rhoda, Michael Meccariello, David C Paul: Method of installation of intervertebral spacers. Globus Medical, August 28, 2012: US08252060 (22 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are methods for implant installation and assembly between adjacent vertebral bodies of a patient. The implant has a support body and a rotatable insert therein and the support body is curved for installation between adjacent vertebral bodies transforaminally. An installation instrument is ...


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Michael L Boyer II, David C Paul, Thomas B Higgins: Implants formed of coupled bone. Morgan Lewis & Bockius, August 8, 2006: US07087087 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an implant comprising two or more bone fragments that are combined to form a single unit. Cancellous bone or cortical bone is removed from a source and fashioned into bone components with desirable shapes and sizes. The bone components may be integrated to form impla ...


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Michael L Boyer II, David C Paul, Christopher M Angelucci: Demineralized bone implants. Synthes USA, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, October 27, 2009: US07608113 (21 worldwide citation)

Selectively demineralized bone-derived implants are provided. In one embodiment, a bone sheet for implantation includes a demineralized field surrounding mineralized regions. In another embodiment, a bone defect filler includes a demineralized cancellous bone section in a first geometry. The first g ...


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Noah Hansell, Marcin Niemiec, William S Rhoda, Michael Meccariello, David C Paul: Method of installation of intervertebral spacers. Globus Medical, August 14, 2012: US08241364 (20 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are methods for implant installation and assembly between adjacent vertebral bodies of a patient. The implant has a support body and a rotatable insert therein and the support body is curved for installation between adjacent vertebral bodies transforaminally. An installation instrument is ...


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Jody L Seifert, Michael L Boyer II, David C Paul, Noah Hansell, Mark Adams: Lateral spinous process spacer with deployable wings. Globus Medical, October 14, 2014: US08858598 (19 worldwide citation)

Interspinous process implants are disclosed. Also disclosed are systems and kits including such implants, methods of inserting such implants, and methods of alleviating pain or discomfort associated with the spinal column.


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Jody L Seifert, Michael L Boyer II, David C Paul, Noah Hansell, Mark Adams: Lateral spinous process spacer with deployable wings. Globus Medical, September 20, 2011: US08021393 (12 worldwide citation)

Interspinous process implants are disclosed. Also disclosed are systems and kits including such implants, methods of inserting such implants, and methods of alleviating pain or discomfort associated with the spinal column.