Bryan D Hildebrand, Patrick Miles, Scot Martinelli, Jared Arambula, Matthew Curran, Eric Kovach, Troy Woolley, Jeff Castleberry: System and methods for cervical spinal fusion. Nuvasive, Jonathan Spangler, August 2, 2005: US06923814 (144 worldwide citation)

A system for performing spinal fusion between adjacent cervical vertebrae, including an implant and an introducer system, and related methods.

Keith Valentine, Pat Miles, Jared Aramabula, Jeff Castleberry, Bryan D Hildebrand, Scot Martinelli: System and method for performing spinal fusion. NuVasive, Jonathan D Spangler, November 17, 2009: US07618423 (59 worldwide citation)

A system and associated methods for performing spinal fusion, involving the use of a graft holder assembly, a locking assembly, and a pair of bone graft implants to simultaneously introduce the bone graft implants into a disc space to thereafter effect spinal fusion.