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Olav B Bergheim, Morteza: Apparatus and method for treating glaucoma. Glaukos Corporation, Kniobbe Martins Olson & Bear, October 28, 2003: US06638239 (179 worldwide citation)

Surgical methods and related medical devices for treating glaucoma are disclosed. The method comprises trabecular bypass surgery, which involve bypassing diseased trabecular meshwork with the use of a seton implant. The seton implant is used to prevent a healing process known as filling in, which ha ...


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Olav B Bergheim, Morteza: Apparatus and method for treating glaucoma. Glaukos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 18, 2005: US06955656 (167 worldwide citation)

Surgical methods and related medical devices for treating glaucoma are shown. The method includes trabecular bypass surgery, which involves bypassing diseased trabecular meshwork with the use of a seton implant. The seton implant is used to prevent a healing process known as filling in, which has a ...


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James C Hsia, Shlomo Melamed, Joseph A Lowery: Apparatus and method for treating glaucoma using a gonioscopic laser trabecular ablation procedure. Candela Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, May 9, 2000: US06059772 (95 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive apparatus and method for treating open angle glaucoma in a human eye comprises thermally ablating a targeted region of the trabecular meshwork of a human eye by irradiating the region with a beam of pulsed laser radiation. The beam of pulsed radiation has a wavelength between 350 and ...


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James C Hsia, Shlomo Melamed, Joseph A Lowery: Apparatus and method for treating glaucoma using a gonioscopic laser trabecular ablation procedure. Candela Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, February 4, 2003: US06514241 (10 worldwide citation)

A non-invasive apparatus and method for treating open angle glaucoma in a human eye comprises thermally ablating a targeted region of the trabecular meshwork of a human eye by irradiating the region with a beam of pulsed laser radiation. The beam of pulsed radiation has a wavelength between 350 and ...


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Bergheim Olav B, Gharib Morteza: Apparatus and method for treating glaucoma. Glaukos, July 19, 2007: JP2007-181714 (6 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a surgical method for treating glaucoma and a related medical apparatus for treating.SOLUTION: The method comprises trabecular bypass surgery, which involves bypassing diseased trabecular meshwork 21 with the use of a seton implant 31. The seton implant 31 is used to ...


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Hosheng Tu, Barbara A Niksch, David Steven Haffner, Gregory T Smedley, Richard A Hill, Olav B Bergheim: Ocular disorder treatment methods and systems. Glaukos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 21, 2017: US09572963 (3 worldwide citation)

An embodiment of a system for shunting aqueous humor from an anterior chamber of an eye includes an implant having an elongated body made of biocompatible material and a delivery device. At least a portion of the elongated body is implantable between a sclera and a ciliary body while the elongated b ...


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David Steven Haffner, Gregory T Smedley, Hosheng Tu, Thomas W Burns: Devices and methods for glaucoma treatment. GLAUKOS CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 21, 2017: US09597230 (3 worldwide citation)

Intraocular implants and delivery instruments are disclosed for treating ophthalmic conditions and ocular disorders, such as glaucoma. The implants are configured to extend between the anterior chamber of the eye and a fluid outflow path or physiologic outflow pathway, such as Schlemm's canal, of th ...


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Hosheng Tu, David Steven Haffner, Gregory T Smedley, Barbara A Niksch, Morteza Gharib, Thomas W Burns, Richard Lindstrom: Implant delivery system and methods thereof for treating ocular disorders. Glaukos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 7, 2017: US09561131 (3 worldwide citation)

Surgical methods and related medical devices for treating glaucoma are disclosed. The method comprises trabecular bypass surgery, which involves bypassing diseased trabecular meshwork with the use of a stent implant. The stent implant is inserted into an opening created in the trabecular meshwork by ...


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Bergheim Olav B, Gharib Morteza: Apparatus and method for treating glaucoma. Glaukos Corporation, DELANEY Karoline A, October 25, 2001: WO/2001/078631 (3 worldwide citation)

Surgical methods and related medical devices for treating glaucoma are disclosed. The method comprises trabecular bypass surgery, which involve bypassing diseased trabecular meshwork with the use of a seton implant. The seton implant is used to prevent a healing process known as filling in, which ha ...


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Hosheng Tu, Barbara A Niksch, David S Haffner, Gregory T Smedley, Olav B Bergheim, Morteza Gharib, Richard A Hill, Thomas W Burns: Ocular implant with therapeutic agents and methods thereof. DOSE MEDICAL CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 17, 2017: US09789001

Implants and methods for treating ocular disorders are provided. One method involves introducing an implant into an anterior chamber of an eye. The implant is implanted into eye tissue adjacent the anterior chamber such that a proximal end of the implant resides in the anterior chamber following imp ...