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Michael J Funk, Thomas J McLeer, Teena M Augostino, Richard J Broman, Leonard J Tokish Jr: Implantable orthopedic device component selection instrument and methods. Archus Orthopedics, Shay Glenn, August 5, 2008: US07406775 (87 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides tools and methods designed to aid in the placement of artificial facet joints at virtually all spinal levels. One aspect of the present invention is a measurement tool for installing an artificial cephalad facet joint including a fixation measurement element and a supp ...


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Teena M Augostino, Thomas J McLeer, Mark A Reiley: Adjacent level facet arthroplasty devices, spine stabilization systems, and methods. Gmedelaware 2, March 19, 2013: US08398681 (5 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses an implantable facet arthroplasty device suitable for treating adjacent level disease. The device is designed for implantation between a first vertebra and a second vertebra. Components of the device include: a crossbar; a first component having a first attachment mechanism a ...


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Mark K Kuiper, David Yager, Leonard Tokish Jr, David Michael Rosler, Mark A Reiley, Michael J Funk, Jorge A Ochoa, Susan L Rogers, Christopher R Ralph, Mark T Charbonneau, Richard J Broman, Thomas J McLeer: Crossbar spinal prosthesis having a modular design and systems for treating spinal pathologies. GMEDelaware 2, July 17, 2012: US08221461 (3 worldwide citation)

An adaptable spinal facet joint prosthesis, including a pedicle fixation element; a laminar fixation element; and a facet joint bearing surface having a location adaptable with respect at least one of the pedicle fixation element and the laminar fixation element. The invention also includes a method ...


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Michael J Funk, Thomas J McLeer, Teena M Augostino, Richard J Broman, Leonard J Tokish Jr: Implantable orthopedic device component selection instrument and methods. GMEDELAWARE 2, March 18, 2014: US08675930 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides tools and methods designed to aid in the placement of artificial facet joints at virtually all spinal levels. One aspect of the present invention is a measurement tool for installing an artificial cephalad facet joint including a fixation measurement element and a supp ...


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Michael J Funk, Thomas J McLeer, Teena M Augostino, Richard J Broman, Leonard J Tokish Jr: Implantable orthopedic device component selection instrument and methods. GLOBUS MEDICAL, November 22, 2016: US09498260 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides tools and methods designed to aid in the placement of artificial facet joints at virtually all spinal levels. One aspect of the present invention is a measurement tool for installing an artificial cephalad facet joint including a fixation measurement element and a supp ...


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Mark K Kuiper, David Yager, Leonard Tokish Jr, David Michael Rosler, Mark A Reiley, Michael J Funk, Jorge A Ochoa, Susan L Rogers, Christopher R Ralph, Mark T Charbonneau, Richard J Broman, Thomas J McLeer: Crossbar spinal prosthesis having a modular design and systems for treating spinal pathologies. GLOBUS MEDICAL, July 3, 2018: US10010426

An adaptable spinal facet joint prosthesis may include a pedicle fixation element; a laminar fixation element; and a facet joint bearing surface having a location adaptable with respect at least one of the pedicle fixation element and the laminar fixation element. Methods of implanting an adaptable ...


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Mark K Kuiper, David Yager, Leonard Tokish, David Michael Rosler, Mark A Reiley, Michael J Funk, Jorge A Ochoa, Susan L Rogers, Christopher R Ralph, Mark T Charbonneau, Richard J Broman, Thomas J McLeer: Crossbar Spinal Prosthesis Having a Modular Design and Systems for Treating Spinal Pathologies. Shay Glenn, October 9, 2008: US20080249568-A1

An adaptable spinal facet joint prosthesis, including a pedicle fixation element; a laminar fixation element; and a facet joint bearing surface having a location adaptable with respect at least one of the pedicle fixation element and the laminar fixation element. The invention also includes a method ...


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Michael J Funk, Thomas J McLeer, Teena M Augostino, Richard J Broman, Leonard J Tokish JR: Implantable orthopedic device component selection instrument and methods. Shay Glenn, November 27, 2008: US20080292161-A1

The present invention provides tools and methods designed to aid in the placement of artificial facet joints at virtually all spinal levels. One aspect of the present invention is a measurement tool for installing an artificial cephalad facet joint including a fixation measurement element and a supp ...


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Matthew M Quest, Leonard J Tokish JR, Michael J Funk, Thomas J McLeer, Teena M Augostino, Richard J Broman: Measurement and trialing system and methods for orthopedic device component selection. Archus Orthopedics, Shay Glenn, November 20, 2008: US20080287959-A1

The present invention provides tools and methods designed to aid in the placement of artificial facet joints at virtually all spinal levels. One aspect of the present invention is a measurement tool for installing an artificial cephalad facet joint, the tool including a trial marker having a portion ...


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Mark K Kuiper, David Yager, Leonard Tokish, David Michael Rosler, Mark A Reiley, Michael J Funk, Jorge A Ochoa, Susan L Rogers, Christopher R Ralph, Mark T Charbonneau, Richard J Broman, Thomas J McLeer: Crossbar spinal prosthesis having a modular design and systems for treating spinal pathologies. Shay Glenn, April 3, 2008: US20080082171-A1

An adaptable spinal facet joint prosthesis, including a pedicle fixation element; a laminar fixation element; and a facet joint bearing surface having a location adaptable with respect at least one of the pedicle fixation element and the laminar fixation element. The invention also includes a method ...