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Support device for percutaneous intervention
A device includes a support body with a substantially "C" squared-shape. The support body includes a support member and upright elements arranged on opposite...
Device and method for vitreous humor surgery
A device and a method for the femtosecond laser surgery of tissue, especially in the vitreous humor of the eye. The device includes an ultrashort pulse laser...
High-strength microwave antenna assemblies
Various high-strength microwave antenna assemblies are described herein. The microwave antenna has a radiating portion connected by a feedline to a power...
Dynamically matched microwave antenna for tissue ablation
A microwave ablation probe for providing microwave energy to tissue is disclosed. The probe includes a feedline having an inner conductor, a secondary inner...
Microwave ablation instrument with interchangeable antenna probe
A surgical ablation system features a source of ablation energy, a handle adapted to operably couple to the source of ablation energy, and an ablation probe...
Low profile catheter assemblies and associated systems and methods
Catheters including elements configured to deliver energy to nerves at or near a treatment location within a body lumen. A treatment assembly is transformable...
Irrigated ablation electrode having recessed surface portions
The present invention relates to ablation electrode assemblies. The present invention further relates to an irrigated ablation electrode assembly that includes...
Electrosurgical forceps with translating blade driver
An apparatus for operating on tissue comprises a body, a lever, an end effector, and a tissue severing assembly. The end effector has a pair of jaws configured...
An end effector assembly is provided. The end effector assembly includes a pair of first and second jaw members including respective seal plates adapted to...
Flexible endoscopic catheter with ligasure
An endoscopic forceps is disclosed including an end effector assembly having two jaw members movable from a first position in spaced relation relative to one...
Electrosurgical system and method having enhanced temperature measurement
Electrosurgical systems and methods are described herein in which the temperature of a fluid within a body or joint space is determined and/or monitored despite...
Electrosurgical tool having tactile feedback
A surgical tool system including a laparoscopic surgical tool for heating, ablating, sealing, and/or dissecting tissue, a control system for monitoring...
Multi-function RF-probe with dual electrode positioning
An electrosurgical device wherein a probe is provided having one or more active tissue-contacting electrodes and one or more active non-tissue-contacting...
Orthopedic device holder and related system and method
An orthopedic device holder and related system and method are disclosed. The orthopedic device holder can include a body member, a cannulated plunger, and a...
Instruments and methods for adjusting separation distance of vertebral
bodies with a minimally invasive spinal...
A spinal stabilization system may be formed in a patient. In some embodiments, a minimally invasive procedure may be used to form a spinal stabilization system...
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...
High pressure surgical system
An instrument for performing a medical procedure includes a drive shaft, a holding clutch, a drive clutch, and an actuator. The holding clutch only allows...
Graft delivery system and methods thereof
The present invention relates to minimally invasive graft delivery systems and devices. The systems and devices provide a means to deliver graft material...
A distraction screw includes a proximal portion secured to a first vertebra, a distal portion secured to a second vertebra and an intermediate portion. The...
Plate and screw apparatus and methods thereof
This disclosure provides a plate having at least a first aperture and a second aperture, and at least a first annulus adaptable to be disposed within the first...
Growth control device
A growth control device includes a bone plate having a stepped profile defined by a first level, a second level and an intermediate ramp connecting the first...
Internal fixation device
A medical implant according to the present invention includes a substrate having a first plurality of openings and a second plurality of openings formed...
Flexible intramedullary nail
A flexible intramedullary nail is disclosed that is manufactured from a biocompatible rigid material and having a substantially cylindrical hollow body, a...
Systems and methods for performing spine surgery
This disclosure describes example an surgical fixation system and example methods for implanting the surgical fixation system on the spine. The surgical...
Apparatus for restoration of the spine and methods of use thereof
The subject disclosure are directed to systems, apparatuses, devices and methods for vertebral and spinal correction. In some embodiments, an expansible implant...
Devices and methods for stabilizing tissue and implants
An implant for repairing a joint between a first bone and a second bone includes a first section constructed of a substantially rigid material and a graft...
Translational plate and compressor instrument
A bone plate that is configured to operatively attach to bone includes a first segment, a second segment, and a locking mechanism. The first segment includes a...
Fixation implant and method of insertion
An implant includes an implantable portion and a housing. The implantable portion has a head and a shank extending from the head. The shank has a solid outer...
Spinal rod link reducer
The present invention includes a rod link reducer of a spinal fixation system that includes a first and a second spinal rod manipulator; a first spinal rod...
A bone fixation system with variable z-axis translation is provided. The system includes an outer tulip coupled to a bone fastener via a screw retainer. An...
Expandable articulating intervertebral implant with limited articulation
An artificial functional spinal unit including an expandable intervertebral implant that can be inserted via a posterior surgical approach and used with one or...
Orthopedic stabilization devices and methods for installation thereof
Embodiments herein are generally directed to fastener or fixation members, such as bone screws, for use in orthopedic stabilization assemblies.
Collapsible fixator system
A collapsible fixator system comprising a first frame member and a second frame member and at least one strut. Each frame member comprises an upper surface, a...
Holding arrangement for a surgical access system
Holding arrangements for a surgical access assembly are disclosed. One holding arrangement includes a body portion, an engagement barrel and a retaining member....
Ultrasound for locating anatomy or probe guidance
A hand-held apparatus can be used to assist in guiding a probe or locating a particular anatomical target in a subject. The apparatus can include an ultrasonic...
Devices and systems for thrombus treatment
A thrombus treatment device includes a support wire, a body frame portion that is disposed about an axis defined by the support wire, one or more tethers that...
Electrosurgical instrument with dual blade end effector
An apparatus for operating on tissue includes an end effector having a first jaw, a second jaw, a first blade, and a second blade. The second jaw pivots...
Multi-function surgical instruments
A surgical instrument including housing having a shaft extending distally therefrom, an outer sleeve disposed about the shaft and selectively translatable...
Axial lengthening thrombus capture system
Axial lengthening thrombus capture systems and methods can remove materials of interest, including blood clots, from a body region. These can involve the...
Tissue retrieval system
The tissue retrieval system deploys a tissue bag at the surgical site. The bag is supported by the system as tissue is placed within the bag and is closed to...
Radially-firing electrohydraulic lithotripsy probe
Invasive side-firing electrohydraulic lithotripsy probes that creates a substantially annular shockwave to break up concretions are disclosed. Generally, the...
Surgical instruments and method of surgically preparing a patient's tibia
A method of surgically preparing a proximal end of a tibia includes inserting an intramedullary orthopedic surgical instrument into a medullary canal of the...
Patient-specific computed tomography guides
A patient-specific tibial pin guide for placement on a tibia during a joint arthroplasty procedure on a patient is disclosed. The tibial pin guide includes a...
Oval tibia guide
A guide apparatus having a body having a central axis defined therethrough and a first channel and a second channel formed therethrough, a handle coupled to the...
Patient selectable joint arthroplasty devices and surgical tools
Disclosed herein are tools for repairing articular surfaces repair materials and for repairing an articular surface. The surgical tools are designed to be...
Surgical drill bits
A surgical drill bit can include a body portion that defines a central axis that extends along a first direction. The body portion can be separated along the...
Multi-point fit for patient specific guide
A bone preparation system including a guide body and a plurality of bone locators. The guide body is configured to mate with a patient-specific module having a...
Shoulder arthroplasty instrumentation
Patient specific shoulder component implant instruments are described for hemi and total, normal and reverse shoulder arthroplasty.
A sagittal saw includes a blade and an actuator configured to drive the blade. The blade includes a first end, a second end opposed to the first end, and a...
Positioning and detaching implants
Intravascular implant systems and methods of positioning and detaching implants are described. One such system carries an implant by retaining an engagement...