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Robert Metzger, William A Hartman, James M McKale, Jacy C Hoeppner, Kevin A Haines: Floating bearing knee joint prosthesis with a fixed tibial post. Biomet, Harness Dickey & Pierce, December 6, 2005: US06972039 (135 worldwide citation)

An articulating bearing knee including a guide post that in a first orientation allows substantially free varus and valgus distraction, but in another constrains the same. The guide post in includes a superior portion that engages a femoral component of a knee prosthesis in a rotated orientation. Wh ...


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Robert G Metzger, Jacy C Hoeppner: Knee joint prosthesis. Biomet, Harness Dickey & Pierce, April 11, 2006: US07025788 (82 worldwide citation)

A modular tibial component for a knee joint prosthesis. The modular tibial component includes a tray, a stem and an adapter assembly. The tray includes a support surface and downwardly extending extension having a generally circular shape. The stem includes a main body portion and an upwardly extend ...


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Jacy C Hoeppner, Kevin T Stone: Chondral defect repair. Biomet Sports Medicine, Harness Dickey, August 28, 2012: US08251998 (64 worldwide citation)

A tissue repair device. The tissue repair device includes a tubular shaft having a longitudinal bore for delivering biological material to a soft tissue defect, and an awl having a distal end configured for microfracturing bone underlying the defect. The tubular shaft and the awl are movable relativ ...


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Robert G Metzger, Jacy C Hoeppner: Femoral guide for implanting a femoral knee prosthesis. Biomet Manufacturing Corporation, Harness Dickey & Pierce, February 10, 2009: US07488324 (59 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a modular femoral sizing guide which facilitates the selection and rotational orientation of a femoral prosthetic for a resected femur. The femoral sizing guide has a base which is coupled to the resected femur. An extension portion which is configured to have a pair of feet which are c ...


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Robert Metzger, Jacy C Hoeppner: Knee joint prosthesis. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey & Pierce, March 3, 2009: US07497874 (52 worldwide citation)

A modular knee prosthesis includes a femoral stem having a proximal end portion. A femoral component includes a first engagement portion defined thereon wherein the femoral stem is selectively attachable to the first engagement portion of the femoral component. A connecting member includes a first e ...


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Jacy C Hoeppner, Kevin T Stone: Chondral defect repair. Biomet Sports Medicine, Harness Dickey, July 15, 2014: US08777956 (46 worldwide citation)

A tissue repair device. The tissue repair device includes a tubular shaft having a longitudinal bore for delivering biological material to a soft tissue defect, and an awl having a distal end configured for microfracturing bone underlying the defect. The tubular shaft and the awl are movable relativ ...


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Robert G Metzger, Jacy C Hoeppner: Knee joint prosthesis. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey & Pierce, November 4, 2008: US07445639 (40 worldwide citation)

A modular component for a knee joint prosthesis is disclosed. The modular component includes a tray, a stem and an adapter assembly. The tray includes a support surface and downwardly extending extension having a generally circular shape. The stem includes a main body portion and an upwardly extendi ...


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Michael D Leach, Randel Dorian, Jacy C Hoeppner: Buoy suspension fractionation system. Hanuman, Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, October 5, 2010: US07806276 (40 worldwide citation)

A separator that uses centrifugation to fractionate a suspension such as blood comprises a separation container and a buoy. The buoy is carried in the separation container and has a tuned density that is configured to reach an equilibrium position in a suspension. The guide surface is carried on the ...


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Timothy J Blackwell, Jacy C Hoeppner, Troy W Hershberger: Unicondylar knee apparatus and system. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey, October 27, 2009: US07608079 (40 worldwide citation)

A device for resecting a bone to receive an implant comprising a resection guide and a cutting device. The resection guide is operable to be secured to a bone. The cutting device operable to cut the bone. The cutting device is received by the resection guide and directed to the bone by the resection ...


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Michael D Leach, Randel Dorian, Jacy C Hoeppner: Buoy suspension fractionation system. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, August 9, 2011: US07992725 (22 worldwide citation)

A separator that uses centrifugation to fractionate a suspension such as blood comprises a separation container and a buoy. The buoy is carried in the separation container and has a tuned density that is configured to reach an equilibrium position in a suspension. The guide surface is carried on the ...