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BRACKET SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PLANNING AND PRODUCING A BRACKET SYSTEM FOR
THE CORRECTION OF TOOTH MALPOSITIONS
The invention relates to a method for planning a bracket system (1) for the correction of malpositions of teeth (2), comprising a plurality of brackets (3) and...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR IMPROVED ENGAGEMENT BETWEEN ALIGNERS AND TEETH
A system and method for repositioning teeth in a patient jaw includes an attachment bonded to a tooth. The attachment has at least one force receiving...
IDENTIFYING FORCES ON A TOOTH
The present disclosure includes computing device related, systems, and methods for identifying force placed on a tooth are described herein. One method...
A METHOD OF MAKING CUSTOMIZED ORTHODONTIC BRACKETS
A method of making customized orthodontic brackets. The method has steps of providing a plurality of customized orthodontic bracket precursors, providing one...
An endodontic file is disclosed herein. Methods of utilizing the endodontic file during endodontic therapy to treat patients with trismus is also disclosed.
CUTTING INSTRUMENT, IN PARTICULAR DENTAL INSTRUMENT
The present invention relates to a rotary cutting instrument, in particular of the bur type, intended for chirurgical or dental use and comprising an active...
TARGET IDENTIFICATION TOOL FOR INTRA-BODY LOCALIZATION
A marker device that aids in the subsequent identification of a particular area is equipped with an anchoring device that prevents migration once placed in the...
MAGETIC RESONANCE COIL ASSEMBLY FOR FIDUCIAL MARKERS
The invention provides for a medical apparatus (100) with a magnetic resonance coil assembly (102, 102') comprising a magnetic resonance antenna with a first...
GRIP FOR A MEDICAL DEVICE
A grip (1), for a medical device (2), has an inner part (3), which has fastening features (6) for fastening to the medical device (2) and an outer part (4),...
EDGE LIGHTING INSTRUMENTS
Systems, apparatuses, and methods are disclosed that include an optical fiber adapted to emit light along an axial length of an exterior cylindrical surface of...
OPHTHALMIC PROCEDURE ASSEMBLIES AND METHODS OF USING THE SAME
A tray cover for securing one or more accessories to an instrument tray, the tray cover including a plurality of wells, wherein, when the tray cover is placed...
INSTRUMENT, IN PARTICULAR A MEDICAL ENDOSCOPIC INSTRUMENT OR TECHNOSCOPE
An instrument, particularly a medical endoscopic instrument or technoscope, includes a shank (2) and an instrument head (6). The instrument head includes at...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR FACILITATING ACCESS TO EDGES OF
CARTESIAN-COORDINATE SPACE USING THE NULL SPACE
Devices, systems, and methods for providing increased range of movement of the end effector of a manipulator arm having a plurality of joints with redundant...
DRIVE ARRANGEMENT FOR AN ENDOSCOPIC SHAFT-TYPE INSTRUMENT
A drive arrangement for an endoscopic shaft instrument, preferably an instrument which is intended for use in connection with a surgical robot, has a drive...
Catheter Sensor Systems
A medical system comprises a catheter having a first section, a second section and a main lumen extending through the first and second sections. The system...
System and Method for Magnetic Position Tracking
An improved system for magnetic position tracking of a device includes a magnetic transmitter, a magnetic sensor, a computing system and a polarity inverter....
INTEGRATED MEDICAL IMAGING AND SURGICAL ROBOTIC SYSTEM
Methods and systems for performing robotically-assisted surgery in conjunction with intra-operative imaging. A method includes moving a robotic arm with...
Alignment precision technology, in which a system accesses image data of a bone to which a reference marker array is fixed. The system generates a ...
Systems And Methods For Device-Aware Flexible Tool Registration
Described herein is a method of determining the accurate positioning of a device within a patient anatomy. In one aspect, the method comprises generating a...
METHODS AND DEVICES FOR TARGETED ABLATION OF TISSUE
In one aspect, the present disclosure is directed to a system and method for ablating tissue. The method may comprise, for example, aligning a needle of a...
According to one aspect of the present disclosure, a microwave antenna assembly is disclosed. The antenna assembly includes a feedline having an inner...
MICROWAVE ANTENNA HAVING A REACTIVELY-LOADED LOOP CONFIGURATION
A microwave ablation system is provided. The microwave ablation system includes a power source. A microwave antenna is adapted to connect to the power source...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR ENHANCING ULTRASONIC VISIBILTY OF ENERGY-DELIVERY
DEVICES WITHIN TISSUE
Electrosurgical systems generally include at least one energy-delivery device for delivering energy to tissue when inserted or embedded within tissue. The...
FLEXIBLE MICROWAVE CATHETERS FOR NATURAL OR ARTIFICIAL LUMENS
A microwave delivery device, including a coaxial feedline having an inner conductor, an inner dielectric insulator coaxially disposed about the inner...
ABLATION SYSTEMS, PROBES, AND METHODS FOR REDUCING RADIATION FROM AN
ABLATION PROBE INTO THE ENVIRONMENT
The ablation systems, ablation probes, and corresponding methods according to the present disclosure reduce or eliminate energy radiating from an ablation...
ANTENNA ASSEMBLIES FOR MEDICAL APPLICATIONS
A device for directing energy to a target volume of tissue includes a monopole antenna assembly that includes a monopole antenna radiating section having a...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CHECKING HIGH POWER MICROWAVE ABLATION SYSTEM STATUS
A microwave ablation system includes a generator operable to output energy and an ablation probe coupled to the generator that delivers the energy to a tissue...
LIGHT ENERGY SEALING, CUTTING AND SENSING SURGICAL DEVICE
The present disclosure is directed towards a medical instrument. The medical instrument includes a housing and an end effector assembly operably connected to...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MONITORING EARLY FORMATION OF STEAM POP DURING
A system for measuring real-time tissue reflection spectral characteristics during ablation includes a catheter for collecting light reflected from tissue...
TISSUE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT USING ELECTRODES AND MINI-ELECTRODES
This disclosure provides design, material, manufacturing method, and use alternatives for medical devices. An example medical device includes an elongate shaft...
CATHETER APPARATUSES FOR MODULATION OF NERVES IN COMMUNICATION WITH THE
PULMONARY SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED SYSTEMS...
Devices, systems, and methods for the selective positioning of an intravascular neuromodulation device are disclosed herein. Such systems can include, for...
A forceps includes a housing defining a window and having an outer shaft extending therefrom. An end effector assembly disposed at a distal end of the outer...
ELECTROSURGICAL INSTRUMENT INCLUDING AN ADHESIVE APPLICATOR ASSEMBLY
The surgical instrument for sealing and/or cutting tissue includes a handle assembly and an end effector assembly operatively connected to the handle assembly....
MULTI-CIRCUIT SEAL PLATES
An end effector assembly adapted to couple to an electrosurgical instrument, the end effector assembly including a pair of opposing jaw members pivotably...
An electrosurgical forceps includes a housing having a shaft extending distally therefrom. The shaft defines a longitudinal axis therethrough and a knife blade...
DEPLOYMENT MECHANISMS FOR SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS
A surgical instrument includes a first drive assembly, a second drive assembly, and a deployment mechanism. The first drive assembly is coupled to a first...
APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING AN ELECTROSURGICAL PROCEDURE
A forceps includes a housing having a shaft. An end effector assembly operatively connects to a distal end of the shaft and includes a pair of first and second...
SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH FIBER BRAGG GRATING
A surgical instrument includes an end effector including first and second jaw members movable relative to one another between a first, spaced-apart position...
ELECTRICALLY-INSULATIVE HINGE FOR ELECTROSURGICAL JAW ASSEMBLY, BIPOLAR
FORCEPS INCLUDING SAME, AND METHODS OF...
An end effector assembly suitable for use with a forceps includes opposing first and second jaw members pivotably mounted with respect to one another. The...
METHOD FOR EMPLOYING SINGLE FAULT SAFE REDUNDANT SIGNALS
An electrosurgical system includes an electrosurgical instrument coupled to an electrosurgical generator. The electrosurgical system may include a first sensor...
ELECTROSURGICAL GENERATOR CONTROLLER FOR REGULATION OF ELECTROSURGICAL
GENERATOR OUTPUT POWER
An electrosurgical generator may reduce unintended tissue damage by improving regulation of output power. The electrosurgical generator may control the power...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DIRECTING ENERGY TO TISSUE
An electrosurgical system includes an electrosurgical power generating source, an energy applicator operably associated with the electrosurgical power...
A treatment device to treat a living tissue, includes: first and second holding portions; a rotary member including a working portion including an edge portion...
ELECTROSURGICAL INSTRUMENT INCLUDING A CUTTING MEMBER DECOUPLABLE FROM A
CUTTING MEMBER TRIGGER
An electrosurgical instrument. The electrosurgical instrument includes a first arm, a second arm and a coupling system. The first arm includes a first jaw. The...
PLASMA TREATMENT SYSTEM
A plasma treatment system includes a spout, a suction hole, a first electrode and a second electrode, an impedance acquisition unit, a liquid volume adjustment...
Surgical Apparatus for Argon Beam Coagulation
This disclosure describes embodiments of a surgical apparatus including a handpiece configured to modify a feature of a jet of argon gas. An alternative...
Cryogenic Ablation System and Method
A device for treating esophageal target tissue comprises a catheter, a balloon and a refrigerant delivery device. The catheter has a distal portion and a...
SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH ROTATABLE SHAFT HAVING PLURALITY OF LOCKING
An apparatus comprises a body assembly, a shaft, an end effector, a rotation input feature, and a locking feature. The shaft extends distally from the body...
SURGICAL INSTRUMENT WITH PLANETARY GEAR SYSTEM
A surgical instrument for applying a rotational force to a structural element during a surgical procedure. The instrument may be designed for increasing an...
DEVICES AND METHODS FOR BREAKING AND RETAINING SURGICAL REDUCTION TABS
Various devices and methods for breaking and retaining surgical reduction tabs are provided. In general, the devices and methods can allow a single surgical...