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Michael H Heggeness, Brian J Doherty: Prosthetic intervertebral devices. Laura G Barrow, May 7, 1996: US05514180 (824 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are prosthetic devices for insertion into intervertebral disc spaces after the removal of an intervertebral disc or after a corpectomy. Specifically, intervertebral devices having fixed shapes for accommodating the defined surface contours of vertebral endplates are disclosed. Also disclos ...


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Michael H Heggeness, Brian J Doherty: Devices and methods for posterior spinal fixation. Smith & Nephew Richards, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, September 24, 1996: US05558674 (318 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are novel devices and methods for modular occipital/spinal fixation, general bone fixation, as well as skull fracture repair, wherein a novel orthopedic plate designed for unicortical engagement of the bone, particularly the occiput, is employed which exhibits greater stability and safety ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Methods and devices for intraosseous nerve ablation. Baylor College of Medicine, Anthony F Matheny, Andrews Kurth, March 2, 2004: US06699242 (46 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to surgical devices, and in particular, ablating probes for ablating, or severing, intraosseous nerves. The ablating probes are used to ablate or sever the pathway of intraosseous nerves after the ablating probe contacts, or is positioned in close proximity to, the intraosseous ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Bone compression devices and systems and methods of contouring and using same. Baylor College of Medicine, Conley Rose P C, October 3, 2006: US07115129 (45 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to bone compression devices and bone compression systems, and in particular, to bone compression devices and systems for use in connection with vertebrae. The bone compression devices and bone compression systems are disposed, or installed, along at least one bone to maintain t ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Bone compression device. Baylor College of Medicine, Carter DeLuca Farrell & Schmidt, April 26, 2011: US07931679 (15 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to bone compression devices and bone compression systems, and in particular, to bone compression devices and systems for use in connection with vertebrae. The bone compression devices and bone compression systems are disposed, or installed, along at least one bone to maintain t ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Bone compression device. Baylor College of Medicine, Carter DeLuca Farrell & Schmidt, April 14, 2015: US09005251

The invention relates to bone compression devices and bone compression systems, and in particular, to bone compression devices and systems for use in connection with vertebrae. The bone compression devices and bone compression systems are disposed, or installed, along at least one bone to maintain t ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Bone compression devices and systems and methods of contouring and using same. Anthony F Matheny, Andrews & Kurth, September 2, 2004: US20040172040-A1

The invention relates to bone compression devices and bone compression systems, and in particular, to bone compression devices and systems for use in connection with vertebrae. The bone compression devices and bone compression systems are disposed, or installed, along at least one bone to maintain t ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Bone compression device. Baylor College Of Medicine, Conley Rose PC, December 28, 2006: US20060293671-A1

The invention relates to bone compression devices and bone compression systems, and in particular, to bone compression devices and systems for use in connection with vertebrae. The bone compression devices and bone compression systems are disposed, or installed, along at least one bone to maintain t ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Fish hooks. Laura G Barrow, November 30, 2006: US20060265938-A1

The present invention is directed to novel fish hooks for use in making fishing flies or lures. The inventive hooks are designed such that the fishing fly dressings (e.g. fur, feathers, artificial eyes, artificial wings, tinsel, and other material) used to make the fly or lure may be securely affixe ...


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Michael H Heggeness: Bone compression devices and systems and methods of contouring and using same. Anthony F Matheny, Andrews & Kurth, April 24, 2003: US20030078582-A1

The invention relates to bone compression devices and bone compression systems, and in particular, to bone compression devices and systems for use in connection with vertebrae. The bone compression devices and bone compression systems are disposed, or installed, along at least one bone to maintain t ...