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Gregory Lambrecht, Sean Kavanaugh, Scott Stonebrook: Encapsulated intervertebral disc prosthesis and methods of manufacture. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, Sean Kavanaugh Esq, August 30, 2005: US06936072 (101 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to intervertebral disc repair devices and methods of manufacture. A method of manufacturing a dynamically responsive encapsulated intervertebral disc repair device that prevents the flow of disc material out of the disc, provides support to the anulus fibrosus ...


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Bogomir Gorensek, Sean Kavanaugh: Stabilizing device for intervertebral disc, and methods thereof. Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, Sean Kavanaugh, April 10, 2007: US07201775 (80 worldwide citation)

An implantable device for stabilizing joints is provided. The stabilizing device, or implant, includes an elongated body and at least two bone cutting surfaces. The bone cutting surfaces are adapted to cut bone upon rotation of the body about its longitudinal axis between two bones. The device is ad ...


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Gregory H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn, Sean Kavanaugh, Chris Tarapata, Thomas Boyajian: Stabilized intervertebral disc barrier. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, Sean Kavanaugh, June 30, 2009: US07553329 (71 worldwide citation)

Presented are new resilient sheet-like surgical meshes that may be compressed for minimally invasive delivery in the intervertebral discs. According to one or more embodiments, the surgical mesh can be robust, fatigue resistant, stable and capable of withstanding the dynamic environment generic to i ...


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Bogomir Gorensek, Gregory H Lambrecht, Sean Kavanaugh, Robert Kevin Moore: Device for delivering an implant through an annular defect in an intervertebral disc. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, June 1, 2010: US07727241 (48 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to devices and methods for delivering medical devices, such as implants, to desired tissue sites, such as the intervertebral disc. In one aspect, an intervertebral disc repair and diagnostic device that is minimally invasive and that provides precise access to ...


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Gregory Lambrecht, Jason Partin, Sean Kavanaugh, Jacob Einhorn: Devices and method for augmenting a vertebral disc. Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, Sean Kavanaugh, March 24, 2009: US07507243 (38 worldwide citation)

A vertebral disc prosthesis, a method of implanting a prosthesis and a deployment device is provided. The prosthesis may be implanted into the interior region of the vertebral disc so as to displace existing vertebral tissue, such as NP. The size or amount of the prosthesis inserted into the interio ...


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Thomas Boyajian, Almir Velagic, Robert Kevin Moore, Christopher Tarapata, Jacob Einhorn, Gregory Lambrecht, Sean Kavanaugh: Devices and methods for bone anchoring. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, July 5, 2011: US07972337 (34 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention relate generally to tissue anchors and methods of delivering same to the intervertebral disc or other sites within the body. In some embodiments, the anchors provide pull-out resistance, stability and/or maximize contact with tissue involving a minimum amount of penetrat ...


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Thomas Boyajian, Almir Velagic, Robert Kevin Moore, Christopher Tarapata, Jacob Einhorn, Gregory Lambrecht, Sean Kavanaugh: Anchoring system for disc repair. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 14, 2012: US08114082 (30 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention relate generally to tissue anchors and methods of delivering same to the intervertebral disc or other sites within the body. In some embodiments, the anchors provide pull-out resistance, stability and/or maximize contact with tissue involving a minimum amount of penetrat ...


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Gregory H Lambrecht, Robert Kevin Moore, Jacob Einhorn, Sean Kavanaugh, Chris Tarapata, Thomas Boyajian: Resilient intervertebral disc implant. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, Sean Kavanaugh Intrinsic, February 9, 2010: US07658765 (30 worldwide citation)

Resilient surgical meshes that, in some aspects, can be compressed or otherwise configured, for minimally invasive delivery in the intervertebral discs are provided. According to one or more embodiments, the surgical mesh can be robust, fatigue resistant, stable and capable of withstanding the dynam ...


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Bogomir Gorensek, Gregory H Lambrecht, Sean Kavanaugh, Robert Kevin Moore: Method for delivering and positioning implants in the intervertebral disc environment. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, Sean Kavanaugh, March 10, 2009: US07500978 (29 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to devices and methods for delivering medical devices, such as implants, to desired tissue sites, such as the intervertebral disc. In one aspect, an intervertebral disc repair and diagnostic device that is minimally invasive and that provides precise access to ...


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Gregory Lambrecht, Jacob Einhorn, Christopher Tarapata, Robert Kevin Moore, Sean Kavanaugh: Impaction grafting for vertebral fusion. Intrinsic Therapeutics, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, S Kavanaugh, December 4, 2012: US08323341 (12 worldwide citation)

Methods of providing graft impaction using anchored implants are disclosed. In some embodiments, the graft impaction provided by the anchored implants can facilitate surgical spinal fusion procedures. The anchored implants provide increased strength and increased pull-out resistance. The anchored im ...