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Richard J Manzi, Joseph N Logan, Steven J Wysocki, Frank S Bono, Spanky A Raymond: Tissue distraction device. Spine Wave, Maginot Moore & Beck, February 14, 2006: US06997929 (157 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for distracting, in a given direction, and supporting two tissue surfaces is provided. A plurality of wafers are consecutively inserted using a wafer insertion apparatus between the two tissue surfaces to create a column of wafers. A detachable wafer assembly is provided that ...


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Jeffrey Thramann, Michael Fulton, Spanky A Raymond: Cervical plate with backout protection. Lanx, Holland & Hart, February 13, 2007: US07175623 (31 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a cervical plate with backout protection. In particular, a bushing residing in each of a plurality of through holes has a bottom edge that aligns with a protrusion on a screw head. The bottom edge aligning with the protrusion inhibits reverse threading or backing out o ...


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Allen Carl, Josef K Winkler, Robert F Beisel, Spanky A Raymond, Daniel S Savage, Jason J Gromek, Carl M Nilsson, Nathan J Pierce: Systems, devices and apparatuses for bony fixation and disk repair and replacement methods related thereto. Highgate Orthopedics, Edwards Wildman Palmer, Brian S Matross, Joshua L Jones, July 16, 2013: US08486078 (15 worldwide citation)

The present invention features new methods, apparatuses and devices for fixing adjacent bone segments, segments of a bony structure and adjacent vertebrate of a spine. The methods, apparatuses and devices utilize an apparatus for forming a channel in a surface of the bone or bony structure segments ...


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Spanky A Raymond, Frank S Bono, Thomas G Wilson, Joseph Logan, Steven J Wysocki: Tissue distraction device. Spine Wave, Maginot Moore & Beck, July 13, 2010: US07753912 (10 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for distracting, in a given direction, and supporting two tissue surfaces is disclosed using a column of wafers. The column of wafers is oriented so as to expand in the given direction as the wafers are consecutively added to the column. A wafer insertion apparatus includes a ...


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Richard J Manzi, Joseph N Logan, Steven J Wysocki, Frank S Bono, Spanky A Raymond: Tissue distraction device. Spine Wave, Hoffman & Baron, April 30, 2013: US08430885 (6 worldwide citation)

Δn apparatus and method for distracting, in a given direction, and supporting two tissue surfaces is provided. A plurality of wafers are consecutively inserted using a wafer insertion apparatus between the two tissue surfaces to create a column of wafers. A detachable wafer assembly is provided that ...


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Allen Carl, Josef K Winkler, Robert F Beisel, Spanky A Raymond, Daniel S Savage, Jason J Gromek, Carl M Nilsson: Systems, devices and apparatuses for bony fixation and disk repair and replacement and methods related thereto. K2M, Edwards Wildman Palmer, July 30, 2013: US08496660 (5 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an apparatus for forming an arcuate channel in one or more segments of a bone, bony structure or adjacent vertebrae of a spine. The apparatus includes, inter alia, a base member which is positioned proximate to the surgical site, a support arm extending proximally from the base member, ...


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Richard J Manzi, Joseph N Logan, Steven J Wysocki, Frank S Bono, Spanky A Raymond: Tissue distraction device. Spine Wave, Maginot Moore & Beck, March 9, 2010: US07674278 (4 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for distracting, in a given direction, and supporting two tissue surfaces is provided. A plurality of wafers are consecutively inserted using a wafer insertion apparatus between the two tissue surfaces to create a column of wafers. A detachable wafer assembly is provided that ...


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Keith Collins, Thomas G Wilson, Spanky A Raymond: Articulating injection cannula and seal assembly. Spine Wave, Hoffmann & Baron, April 8, 2014: US08690883 (1 worldwide citation)

An assembly for sealably injecting a fluent material into an intradiscal space accessed through an opening in the annulus of a spinal disc comprises a cannula having a passageway for injecting the fluent material therethrough into the intradiscal space, a seal having a sealing surface for sealing en ...


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Terrence Stahurski, Spanky A Raymond: Apparatus for retaining bone. APPLIED ORTHOPAEDICS, Tarolli Sundheim Covell & Tummino, August 23, 2016: US09421039

An apparatus (20) for use in retaining bone in a desired spatial relationship includes a rod (22) and a housing (26) that has a passage (24) through which the rod (22) extends along an axis (29). A connector (42) extends from the housing (26) and engages a bone. The connector (42) is movable relativ ...


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Richard J Manzi, Joseph N Logan, Steven J Wysocki, Frank S Bono, Spanky A Raymond: Tissue distraction device. Michael D Beck, November 18, 2004: US20040230198-A1

An apparatus and method for distracting, in a given direction, and supporting two tissue surfaces is provided. A plurality of wafers are consecutively inserted using a wafer insertion apparatus between the two tissue surfaces to create a column of wafers. A detachable wafer assembly is provided that ...