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Hosheng Tu, Gregory T Smedley, David Haffner, Barbara A Niksch: Implant and methods thereof for treatment of ocular disorders. Glaukos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 21, 2009: US07563241 (61 worldwide citation)

Medical devices and methods for treating ocular disorders, such as glaucoma, are provided. One method involves inserting an implant on one side of an eye. The implant is advanced across the optic axis to the other side of the eye and implanted in contact with a choroid. In another method the implant ...


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Hosheng Tu, Gregory T Smedley, David Haffner, Barbara A Niksch: Self-trephining implant and methods thereof for treatment of ocular disorders. Glaukos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 22, 2011: US08062244 (16 worldwide citation)

Implants and methods for treating ocular disorders are disclosed. One implant has a tubular member, with inlet and outlet ends, and a cutting member connected thereto. The tubular member is configured to extend through eye tissue such that the inlet and outlet ends reside respectively in an anterior ...


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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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Hosheng Tu, Gregory T Smedley, David Haffner, Barbara A Niksch: Self-trephining implant and methods thereof for treatment of ocular disorders. Glaukos Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 4, 2009: US20090143712-A1

Implants and methods for treating ocular disorders are disclosed. One implant has a tubular member, with inlet and outlet ends, and a cutting member connected thereto. The tubular member is configured to extend through eye tissue such that the inlet and outlet ends reside respectively in an anterior ...


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OCULAR IMPLANT DELIVERY SYSTEM AND METHODS THEREOF. January 31, 2019: US20190030302-A1

Systems and methods for treating ocular disorders are disclosed. One system has a delivery instrument, with a non-linear axis, configured to be inserted into an anterior chamber of an eye and moved to a location proximate a physiologic outflow pathway of the eye. The delivery instrument carries an i ...