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Lukas Eisermann, Eddie F Ray III: Intervertebral prosthetic joint. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Moriarty McNett & Henry, May 25, 2004: US06740118 (313 worldwide citation)

An intervertebral prosthetic joint including a first articular component adapted to engage a first vertebra and a second articular component adapted to engage a second vertebra. The articular components include abutting convex and concave articular surfaces that cooperate to permit articulating moti ...


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Lukas Eisermann, Eddie F Ray III: Woven orthopedic implants. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Moriarty McNett & Henry, December 7, 2004: US06827743 (206 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to orthopedic implants made from a mesh material. The mesh material can be treated in order to promote bone growth, to provide antibiotics, or to provide other beneficial treatment. Specific applications for the implants include, for example, a prosthetic ligament, a te ...


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Randall R Theken, Lukas Eisermann, Ben Taylor: Bone fixation system. Theken Surgical, Robert H Eichenberger, Frost Brown Todd, May 8, 2001: US06228085 (204 worldwide citation)

An internal bone fixation system for the treatment of bone anomalies, such as thoraco-lumbar spinal instability. In accordance with a preferred embodiment, the fixation system includes a plate anatomically contoured to match the profile of lateral aspects common to thoracic and lumbar vertebrae, as ...


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Lukas Eisermann, Eddie F Ray III: Articular disc prosthesis and method for implanting the same. Warsaw Orthopedic, Krieg DeVault, February 20, 2007: US07179294 (114 worldwide citation)

An articular disc prosthesis and method of implanting the same within an intervertebral space between adjacent vertebral bodies. The prosthesis includes a pair of articular components and an articular ball disposed therebetween. Each of the articular components includes an outer shell portion and a ...


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Lukas Eisermann, Tai Friesem, Jean Charles LeHuec, Hallett Mathews, Bruce Mathern: Method for inserting an articular disc prosthesis via the transforaminal approach. SDGI Holdings, Haynes Boone, February 19, 2008: US07331995 (113 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic device for transforaminal insertion into an intervertebral space is provided. The prosthetic device includes a first component having a first curved flange for engaging a first vertebra from a transforaminal approach, the first component having a first articular surface, and a second co ...


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Lukas Eisermann, Paul Geibel, Jeffrey Zhang: Expandable intervertebral implant. Warsaw Orthopedic, August 4, 2009: US07569074 (106 worldwide citation)

An expandable intervertebral implant including a body having a longitudinal axis and including first and second axial walls spaced apart along a transverse axis, and first and second transverse end walls extending between and interconnecting the first and second axial walls. The intervertebral impla ...


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Bret M Berry, Eric C Lange, Lukas Eisermann: Revisable prosthetic device. Warsaw Orthopedic, Haynes and Boone, June 26, 2007: US07235101 (96 worldwide citation)

A modular prosthetic device is described. The modular prosthetic device is provided with an anchoring device having first and second end members, the first and second end members cooperating to receive a prosthetic insertion device. The first and second end members each include a first surface, at l ...


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Lukas Eisermann, Eddie F Ray III: Woven orthopedic implants. Warsaw Orthopedic, Krieg DeVault, March 11, 2008: US07341601 (95 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to orthopedic implants made from a mesh material. The mesh material can be treated in order to promote bone growth, to provide antibiotics, or to provide other beneficial treatment. Specific applications for the implants include, for example, a prosthetic ligament, a te ...


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Lukas Eisermann: Mobile bearing articulating disc. Warsaw Orthopedic, Haynes and Boone, April 29, 2008: US07364589 (77 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic device for insertion into an intervertebral space is provided. The prosthetic device includes a first component having a first recess formed therein, the first recess defining a substantially concave recess surface of the first component, a second component having a second recess formed ...


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Rudolf Bertagnoli, Tai Friesem, Jean Charles LeHuec, Hallett H Mathews, Lukas Eisermann, Mingyan Liu, Loic Josse, Jeffrey Zhang: Instrumentation and methods for preparation of an intervertebral space. Warsaw Orthopedic, June 16, 2009: US07547308 (50 worldwide citation)

An instrument for separating adjacent vertebrae includes a handle assembly and a distal portion at a distal end of the handle assembly. The distal portion includes first and second members movable from an unexpanded configuration for insertion in the disc space toward an expanded configuration to se ...