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Thomas Zdeblick, Eddie Ray III, Lawrence M Boyd: Interbody fusion device and method for restoration of normal spinal anatomy. Danek Medical, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarity & McNett, September 23, 1997: US05669909 (556 worldwide citation)

An interbody fusion device in one embodiment includes a tapered body defining a hollow interior for receiving bone graft or bone substitute material, The body defines exterior threads which are interrupted over portions of the outer surface of the device. The fusion device defines truncated side wal ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, Eddie Ray III, Lawrence M Boyd: Interbody fusion device and method for restoration of normal spinal anatomy. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, July 21, 1998: US05782919 (351 worldwide citation)

An interbody fusion device includes a tapered body defining a hollow interior for receiving bone graft or bone substitute material. The body defines exterior threads which are interrupted over portions of the outer surface of the device. The fusion device defines truncated side walls so that on end ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, Thomas McGahan: Methods and instruments for interbody fusion. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, March 27, 2001: US06206922 (344 worldwide citation)

A laparoscopic surgical technique is provided for preparing a site for implantation of a novel fusion device or implant. In accordance with one embodiment of the technique, a laparoscope is provided having an outer sleeve with distraction fingers at one end to distract the disc space. The laparoscop ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, William F McKay: Osteogenic fusion devices. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, November 16, 1999: US05984967 (249 worldwide citation)

An interbody fusion device in one embodiment includes a tapered body defining a hollow interior for receiving bone graft or bone substitute material. The body defines exterior threads which are interrupted over portions of the outer surface of the device. The fusion device includes truncated side wa ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, Thomas McGahan: Methods and instruments for interbody fusion. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, October 29, 2002: US06471724 (230 worldwide citation)

A laparoscopic surgical technique is provided for preparing a site for implantation of a novel fusion device or implant. In accordance with one embodiment of the technique, a laparoscope is provided having an outer sleeve with distraction fingers at one end to distract the disc space. The laparoscop ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, William F McKay, Larry Boyd, Eddie Ray III, Thomas McGahan: Spinal fusion implants and tools for insertion and revision. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Moriarty McNett & Henry, September 2, 2003: US06613091 (208 worldwide citation)

An interbody fusion device in one embodiment includes a tapered body defining a hollow interior or chamber for receiving bone graft or bone substitute material. The body defines exterior threads which are interrupted over portions of the outer surface of the device. The fusion device includes trunca ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, Thomas McGahan: Methods and instruments for interbody fusion. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Moriarty McNett & Henry, February 24, 2004: US06695851 (187 worldwide citation)

A laparoscopic surgical technique is provided for preparing a site for implantation of a novel fusion device or implant. In accordance with one embodiment of the technique, a laparoscope is provided having an outer sleeve with distraction fingers at one end to distract the disc space. The laparoscop ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, Lawrence M Boyd, Eddie Ray III: Methods and instruments for interbody fusion. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, June 12, 2001: US06245072 (149 worldwide citation)

A laparoscopic surgical technique is provided for preparing a site for implantation of a fusion device or implant. In accordance with one embodiment of the technique, a laparoscope is provided having an outer sleeve with distraction fingers at one end to distract the disc space. The laparoscope incl ...


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Thomas Zdeblick, Eddie Ray III, Lawrence M Boyd: Interbody fusion device and method for restoration of normal spinal anatomy. SDGI Holdings, Woodward Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, April 23, 2002: US06375655 (100 worldwide citation)

An interbody fusion device in one embodiment includes a tapered body defining a hollow interior for receiving bone graft or bone substitute material. The body defines exterior threads which are interrupted over portions of the outer surface of the device. The fusion device defines truncated side wal ...


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B Thomas Barker, Thomas Zdeblick: Jack for pulling a vertebral anchor. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, June 26, 2001: US06251111 (96 worldwide citation)

A device for pulling a vertebral anchor with a strain gauge in combination with a tension rod. The device has a cylindrical telescopic housing made of a first hollow cylinder received inside a second hollow cylinder such that the two hollow cylinders define a longitudinal passage from the proximal t ...