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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash: Paravalvular leak detection, sealing, and prevention. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, October 2, 2007: US07276078 (271 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a series of new percutaneous concepts of paravalvular repairs including identifying the leak location, several repair techniques and finally built-in means for leak prevention, built on percutaneous valves. A catheter-delivered device locates cavities occurring between ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash, Amit Tubishevitz: Device and method for assisting in the implantation of a prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, December 9, 2008: US07462191 (249 worldwide citation)

A system for percutaneously introducing a prosthetic valve into a patient's vasculature comprises a balloon dilatation catheter, a prosthetic valve mounted coaxial to the dilatation balloon, and a pusher member comprising a longitudinally extending tubular member encompassing the shaft of the cathet ...


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Stanton J Rowe, Larry Wood, Henry Bourang, George Bakis, Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Yaron Keidar, Assaf Bash: Methods for rapid deployment of prosthetic heart valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Rajiv Yadav Esq, Guy Cumberbatch Esq, May 4, 2010: US07708775 (186 worldwide citation)

A two-stage or component-based valve prosthesis that can be quickly and easily implanted during a surgical procedure is provided. The prosthetic valve comprises a support structure that is deployed at a treatment site. The prosthetic valve further comprises a valve member configured to be quickly co ...


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Ilia Hariton, Netanel Benichou, Yaacov Nitzan, Bella Felsen, Diana Nguyen Thien Nhon, Rajesh Khanna, Son Nguyen, Tamir Levi, Itai Pelled: Low profile transcatheter heart valve. David L Hauser, August 9, 2011: US07993394 (137 worldwide citation)

An implantable prosthetic valve, according to one embodiment, comprises a frame, a leaflet structure, and a skirt member. The frame can have a plurality of axial struts interconnected by a plurality of circumferential struts. The leaflet structure comprises a plurality of leaflets (e.g., three leafl ...


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Stanton J Rowe, Larry Wood, Henry Bourang, George Bakis, Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Yaron Keidar, Assaf Bash: Rapid deployment prosthetic heart valve. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, AnneMarie Kaiser, Guy Cumberbatch, August 6, 2013: US08500798 (104 worldwide citation)

A two-stage or component-based valve prosthesis that can be quickly and easily implanted during a surgical procedure is provided. The prosthetic valve comprises a support structure that is deployed at a treatment site. The prosthetic valve further comprises a valve member configured to be quickly co ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash: Paravalvular leak detection, sealing and prevention. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, December 8, 2009: US07628805 (87 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a series of new percutaneous concepts of paravalvular repairs including identifying the leak location, several repair techniques and finally built-in means for leak prevention, built on percutaneous valves. A catheter-delivered device locates cavities occurring between ...


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Ilia Hariton, Netanel Benichou, Yaacov Nitzan, Bella Felsen, Diana Nguyen Thien Nhon, Rajesh Khanna, Son Nguyen, Tamir Levi, Itai Pelled: Low profile transcatheter heart valve. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman, David L Hauser, June 4, 2013: US08454685 (74 worldwide citation)

An implantable prosthetic valve, according to one embodiment, comprises a frame, a leaflet structure, and a skirt member. The frame can have a plurality of axial struts interconnected by a plurality of circumferential struts. The leaflet structure comprises a plurality of leaflets (e.g., three leafl ...


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Netanel Benichou, Benjamin Spenser, Assaf Bash: Implantable prosthetic valve assembly and method of making the same. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Guy Cumberbatch, David L Hauser, August 7, 2012: US08236045 (72 worldwide citation)

An implantable prosthetic valve assembly having a support stent, or frame, having circumferential struts with multiple bends forming obtuse angles when the valve assembly is expanded to its functional size. The frame can be manufactured with one or more of the circumferential struts in a partially c ...


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David Alon, Netanel Benichou, Oded Meiri: Prosthetic heart valve and delivery apparatus. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, David L Hauser, Pui Tong Ho, February 18, 2014: US08652202 (45 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a prosthetic heart valve and a heart valve delivery apparatus for delivery of the prosthetic heart valve to a native valve site via the human vasculature. The delivery apparatus is particularly suited for advancing a prosthetic valve through the aorta (i ...


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Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash, Avraham Zakai: Implantable prosthetic valve. Edwards Lifesciences PVT, David L Hauser, Pui Tong Ho, January 21, 2014: US08632586 (40 worldwide citation)

A method of replacing a deficient native aortic valve with a self-expandable prosthetic valve is disclosed. The method involves advancing a self-expandable prosthetic valve through a tapered tube for crimping the prosthetic valve into a crimped diameter. The prosthetic valve is then advanced into a ...