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Tissue integration design for seamless implant fixation
The present invention relates to orthopaedic implants having a fenestrated hollow shell and a biologic core. These design features provide an improved interface...
Cutting/bending tool for polymer implant
A first tool is configured to cut a polymer implant, and includes a handle, a cutting portion, and a bending portion. A second tool is configured to cut a...
Multi-piece machine graft systems and methods
Embodiments of the present invention encompass graft assemblies, and methods for their use and manufacture. An exemplary bone graft assembly includes first and...
Ventricular volume reduction
Devices and systems including implants (which may be removable) and methods of using them for reducing ventricular volume. The implants described herein are...
Heart valve repair devices and methods
Devices and methods for the repair of the functioning of heart valves are provided. A device may comprise a first section having a generally spiral shape and a...
Prosthetic heart valve delivery system and method
A method for delivering a self-expanding prosthetic heart valve comprises positioning the prosthetic heart valve in an annulus of a native heart valve while...
Infundibular reducer device delivery system and related methods
Described is a delivery system for minimally invasive delivery of a self-expandable stent to a body lumen, and particularly delivery of a prosthetic valve to...
Repositionable endoluminal support structure and its applications
An endoluminal support structure includes strut members interconnected by swivel joints to form a series of linked scissor mechanisms. The structure can be...
Post-implant expandable surgical heart valve configurations
Disclosed herein is a prosthetic heart valve, and associated methods therefore, configured to replace a native heart valve, and having a support frame...
Collapsible/expandable prosthetic heart valves with native calcified
leaflet retention features
A prosthetic heart valve is circumferentially collapsible for less invasive delivery into a patient. The valve re-expands to operating size at the implant site...
Intraocular lens inserting instrument
An intraocular lens inserting instrument (1) capable of folding a lens (2) and pressing it by a plunger (4) to discharge it into an eye and capable of taking...
Refractive-diffractive switchable optical element
A lens in accordance with the present invention includes an switchable cell consisting of optical substrate with diffraction surface, elastic film in contact...
Accommodative-disaccommodative intraocular lens
Embodiments of the invention relate to an intraocular lens system having a plurality of haptics for use with an optic. In general, the haptics are adapted to...
Method for creating incisions to improve intraocular lens placement
An intraocular lens assembly for positioning in a lens capsule of a patient's eye is disclosed. The intraocular lens is placed within an enclosed incision in...
Modular intraocular lens designs, tools and methods
Modular IOL systems including a base and a lens, wherein the lens includes fixed and actuatable tabs for connection to the base. The modular IOL allows for the...
Breast implant spacers for the treatment of periprosthetic breast implant
The present disclosure provides improved devices and methods to treat periprosthetic breast implant infections.
Abdominal aortic aneurysms: systems and methods of use
A stent graft delivery system includes an internal lead screw assembly within a track of a handle. The internal lead screw assembly is moveable along a major...
Medical device for supporting an implant or prosthesis
The invention relates to a medical device for supporting an implant or prosthesis, formed by two parts including one part forming an upper ring (1) which is...
Biodegradable metallic medical implants
A medical implant includes a metal composite that contains a cellular nanomatrix having a metallic nanomatrix material and a metal matrix disposed in the...
Endoscopic system for winding and inserting a mesh
An endoscopic system for winding and inserting a mesh into an abdominal cavity of a patient is provided. The endoscopic system includes an introducer having an...
Implantable devices including a mesh and a pivotable film
The present disclosure relates to implantable medical devices which include at least one mesh and at least one film pivotably attached to the mesh.
Porous surgical films
According to an aspect of the present invention, surgical films for soft tissue repair are provided. The surgical films comprise at least one sheet of a...
Implant systems with tensioning feedback
Pelvic or other types of implants are provided that can include tensioning feedback components or portions, such as color changing polymer materials, such as...
Meshes of variable construction
According to one aspect, the present invention provides a substantially two-dimensional surgical mesh comprising a base material, a first area having a first...
Implantable medical device and method of placement of the implantable
A medical device having a valve member and a securing member is provided. The valve member is configured to be positioned inside a bodily passageway. The valve...
Animal dental cleaning device
An animal dental cleaning device for cleaning the teeth of a domesticated or non-domesticated animal while the animal is participating in a pulling game with...
A cleaning device, especially for cleaning clogged nozzles of dental devices, with a base body, which comprises a main channel, wherein the main channel is...
Cleaning section for an electric oral hygiene device
A cleaning section for an electric oral hygiene device is disclosed. The cleaning section includes at least a first carrier mounted for driven rotation or...
Process and systems for molding thermosetting plastics
Process and systems for molding or forming products from thermosetting plastics. The system utilizes a deformable container that is placed within the cavity of...
Dental wax applicator
A system enabling precise control of dental wax application by fine temperature control includes a PID thermostatic controller, at least one cartridge heater...
Intra-oral scanning device with illumination frames interspersed with
An intra-oral scanning device includes a light source and an optical system, and communicates with a display system. The device captures images of an object of...
Universal aligning adaptor system and methods
A system for dental implant restoration is provided. It includes universal aligning adaptors and prosthetic components having co-operable indices, which...
Orthodontic bracket having a biased slide member
An orthodontic bracket includes a bracket body, a slide member, and a resilient member. The slide member is slidable relative to the archwire slot. The...
System and method for detecting deviations during the course of an
orthodontic treatment to gradually...
Method and system for detecting and correcting deviation during an orthodontic treatment plan is provided. The method includes the steps of receiving an...
Filling undercut areas of teeth relative to axes of appliance placement
The present disclosure provides computing device implemented methods, computing device readable medium, and molds for filling undercut areas of teeth relative...
Clamping device for a dental tool in a dental turbine handpiece
A clamping device for a dental tool in a dental turbine handpiece having at least one clamping lever that is supported in a fulcrum and that extends along the...
Systems, methods, apparatuses, and computer-readable media for image
management in image-guided medical procedures
Presented herein are methods, systems, devices, and computer-readable media for image management in image-guided medical procedures. Some embodiments herein...
Reduced field distortion in medical tools
A medical tool for operating in a working volume of a magnetic position tracking system includes a first plurality of layers including an electrically...
Implant planning using areas representing cartilage
Described are computer-based methods and apparatuses, including computer program products, for implant planning using areas representing cartilage. A...
Stand for a medical-optical instrument
A stand for medical optical instrument capable of easily extending, adjusting easily a counter balancing according to a change of a weight of medical optical...
Various apparatuses and methods involve flexible components for insertion into tissue, such as for minimally-invasive surgical procedures. As consistent with...
Sterile battery containment
An apparatus for delivering electrical power to an electrically powered medical device includes a battery, a first compartment, and a second compartment where...
Method for reducing pain of dermatological treatments
A method of reducing the level of pain experienced by a patient during a pain-inducing dermatological treatment by using non-pharmacologic means is described....
RF energy delivery system and method
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed for the ablation of tissue. A steerable ablation catheter can include one or more ablation elements at its distal end...
Sealed two-way magnetic manifold
An irrigated medical device, including an inlet tube configured to receive an irrigation fluid from a pressurized fluid source, at least first and second outlet...
Method of making an off-wall spacer cage
A method of making a spacer cage is disclosed. The method may include providing a tube having an outer diameter, a first second, a second section and a middle...
Method and apparatus for gastrointestinal tract ablation to achieve loss
of persistent and/or recurrent excess...
Devices and methods are provided for ablational treatment of regions of the digestive tract in post-bariatric surgery patients who fail to achieve or maintain...
Ablation electrode and catheter assembly for epicardial mapping and
ablation with directionally focused RF energy
The present invention provides various embodiments of electrodes and/or electrode tips for use in connection with ablation catheters and ablation catheter...
Methods for treating the thoracic region of a patient's body
A method is disclosed for the treatment of a thoracic region of a patient's body. Embodiments of the method comprise positioning an energy delivery portion of...
Methods and apparatus for pulsed electric field neuromodulation via an
Methods and apparatus are provided for pulsed electric field neuromodulation via an intra-to-extravascular approach, e.g., to effectuate irreversible...