Spine implant with a deflection rod system and connecting linkages and method

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8048123
APP PUB NO 20080306542A1
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12130152

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A dynamic stabilization, motion preservation spinal implant system includes a deflection rod system implant. The system is modular so that various constructs and configurations can be created and customized to a patient.

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SPARTEK MEDICAL, INC.ALAMEDA, CA13

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Cain, Donald L Oakland, US 28 563
Flynn, John J Walnut Creek, US 133 5863
Hsu, Ken Y San Francisco, US 265 23170
Klyce, H Adam R Berkeley, US 46 754
Klyce, Henry A Piedmont, US 174 13623
Mitchell, Steven T Concord, US 111 6072
Winslow, Charles J Walnut Creek, US 213 17144
Zucherman, James F San Francisco, US 264 23244

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