Elisha A Tal, Michael Hogendijk, Michael J Orth, Jeffrey J Christian, Jeffrey E Holmes, Robert D Berkowitz: Hand held surgical device. Unisurge Holdings, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, February 11, 1997: US05601601 (376 worldwide citation)

Hand-held surgical assembly for use in performing a laparoscopic medical procedure, comprising a housing. An actuator tube having a bore therein is slidably mounted in the housing. A handle operated mechanism is carried by the housing for causing reciprocatory movement of the actuator tube assembly ...

Farhad Khosravi, Michael Hogendijk, Michael R Ross: Helical mesh endoprosthesis and methods of use. EndoTex Interventional Systems, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, October 20, 1998: US05824053 (342 worldwide citation)

A stent comprising a helical mesh coil is provided having a substantially rectangular cross-section and a band width equal to at least one-quarter to one-third of the maximum expanded circumference of the stent. The helical mesh has a multiplicity of openings forming a lattice which preferably provi ...

Farhad Khosravi, Michael Hogendijk, John Spiridigliozzi, Michael R Ross: Coiled sheet graft stent and methods of making and use. Endotex Interventional Systems, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, October 20, 1998: US05824054 (179 worldwide citation)

A prosthesis is provided for treatment of aneurysms, occlusive disease of vessels and body organs, and arterio-venous fistulas, comprising an expandable coiled sheet portion having a biocompatible graft affixed thereto. The graft material, preferably a polytetrafluoroethylene ("PTFE") or polyesther ...

Mark C Bates, Michael Hogendijk: Emboli filtration system having integral strut arrangement and methods of use. Baff, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, October 22, 2002: US06468291 (176 worldwide citation)

An emboli filtration apparatus is provided comprising a guide wire having a filter element captured thereon, so that the guide wire is free to rotate or translate while the filter element remains stationary. The apparatus allows for movement and rotation of the guide wire as devices are advanced ove ...

Lowell A Wetter, Jeffrey E Holmes, Michael Hogendijk, Jeffrey J Christian: Device for collection and removal of body parts during laparoscopic surgery. Unisurge, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, March 2, 1993: US05190555 (159 worldwide citation)

A device for the collection and removal of body tissue and/or parts in laparoscopic surgery having an elongated tubular member with proximal and distal extremities and a bore extending therethrough. A sack formed of a flexible material with an opening therein is secured by a rod inside the tubular m ...

Michael Hogendijk, Mark H Wholey: Apparatus and method for dilating a lumen and for inserting an intraluminal graft. Endotex Interventional Systems, Fish & Neave, February 3, 1998: US05713907 (141 worldwide citation)

An insertion device for an intraluminal graft is provided, including a deployment catheter which has a deployment shaft and an expanding frame with an umbrella-like assembly. The assembly is suitable for radially expanding a graft. The device also includes a deployment grip connected to the deployme ...

Michael Hogendijk: Catheter having radially expandable main body. Arteria Medical Science, Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, October 14, 2003: US06632236 (130 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for occluding a vessel and enhancing blood flow within a catheter are provided, wherein a catheter comprises a multi-section self-expanding wire weave forming a radially expandable body and an occlusive distal section, covered with an elastomeric polymeric coating, and disposed within an o ...

Amir Abolfathi, Michael Hogendijk, Farhad Khosravi: Methods and apparatus for treating aneurysms and arterio-venous fistulas. Endotex Interventional Systems, Nicola A Pisano, Fish & Neave, July 28, 1998: US05785679 (119 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for temporarily excluding an aneurysm or an arterio-venous fistula from a flow path by transluminally disposing a hollow balloon catheter structure within the aneurysm so that its proximal and distal ends extend past the aneurysm while maintaining continuity of the ...

Michael Hogendijk, Juan Carlos Parodi, Mark C Bates: Apparatus and methods for reducing embolization during treatment of carotid artery disease. Gore Enterprise Holdings, Kevin J Boland, June 21, 2005: US06908474 (103 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for removing emboli during an angioplasty, stenting or surgical procedure comprising a catheter having an occlusion element, an aspiration lumen, and a blood outlet port in communication with the lumen, a guide wire having a balloon, a venous return sheath with a b ...

Michael Hogendijk, Mark H Wholey: Intraluminal graft and method for inserting the same. Endotex Interventional Systems, Fish & Neave, May 12, 1998: US05749918 (103 worldwide citation)

An intraluminal graft and method for inserting the same are provided including a biocompatible body, anchors attached to surface of the body, and an engine that includes an engine coil positioned within and attached to the body. The coil also is configured for attachment to an insertion device.