Portion of an adaptor for a medical instrument

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
INTUITIVE SURGICAL OPERATIONS, INC.SUNNYVALE, CA914

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Blumenkranz, Stephen J Redwood City, CA 77 4616
Cooper, Thomas Menlo Park, CA 20 2066
Julian, Chris Los Gatos, CA 12 1464

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
IMMERSION CORPORATION (1)
5623582 Computer interface or control input device for laparoscopic surgical instrument and other elongated mechanical objects 289 1994
 
NAGASE & CO., LTD. (1)
5885583 Method for inhibiting hyperlipemia with emmeisou or an extract thereof 13 1997
 
SRI INTERNATIONAL (1)
5814038 Surgical manipulator for a telerobotic system 207 1997
 
INTUITIVE SURGICAL OPERATIONS, INC. (1)
5911036 Head cursor control interface for an automated endoscope system for optimal positioning 228 1997
 
COMPUTER MOTION (1)
5855583 Method and apparatus for performing minimally invasive cardiac procedures 784 1996
 
KARL STORZ IMAGING, INC. (1)
5125394 Endoscopic adapter with lamina interface 24 1990
 
OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO., LTD. (1)
5876325 Surgical manipulation system 532 1997
 
KARL STORZ GMBH & CO. KG (1)
5184601 Endoscope stabilizer 338 1991
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Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
MACDONALD, DETTWILER AND ASSOCIATES INC. (4)
* 2007/0299,427 Surgical manipulator 291 2007
8444631 Surgical manipulator 8 2008
* 2009/0163,929 Surgical manipulator 32 2008
9333041 Surgical manipulator 0 2013
 
MacDonald Dettwiller and Associates Inc. (1)
8491603 Surgical manipulator 2 2007
 
VIRTUAL INCISION CORPORATION (8)
7492116 Robot for surgical applications 41 2007
* 2007/0241,714 ROBOT FOR SURGICAL APPLICATIONS 25 2007
8968332 Magnetically coupleable robotic surgical devices and related methods 1 2007
8834488 Magnetically coupleable robotic surgical devices and related methods 0 2007
* 2008/0058,835 MAGNETICALLY COUPLEABLE ROBOTIC SURGICAL DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS 42 2007
* 2008/0004,634 MAGNETICALLY COUPLEABLE ROBOTIC SURGICAL DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS 46 2007
* 2008/0058,989 SURGICAL CAMERA ROBOT 26 2007
7772796 Robotic devices with agent delivery components and related methods 22 2007
 
INTUITIVE SURGICAL OPERATIONS, INC. (15)
9795453 Surgical robotic tools, data architecture, and use 0 2004
* 2005/0149,003 Surgical robotic tools, data architecture, and use 48 2004
8758352 Mechanical actuator interface system for robotic surgical tools 13 2009
8142447 Mechanical actuator interface system for robotic surgical tools 12 2009
* 2011/0028,990 Multi-Component Telepresence System and Method 12 2010
9532849 Surgical accessory clamp and system 0 2012
9320568 Sterile surgical drape 2 2012
8998930 Disposable sterile surgical adaptor 5 2012
8998799 Sterile surgical adaptor 6 2012
9439732 Instrument interface of a robotic surgical system 2 2013
* D768295 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
* D767129 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
* D767130 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
* D760387 Surgical instrument end portion 0 2014
9724163 Disposable sterile surgical adaptor 0 2015
 
COVIDIEN LP (41)
6793652 Electro-mechanical surgical device 479 2000
6981941 Electro-mechanical surgical device 537 2001
7032798 Electro-mechanical surgical device 631 2001
6843403 Surgical clamping, cutting and stapling device 761 2001
* 2002/0084,304 Surgical clamping, cutting and stapling device 34 2001
7695485 Surgical device 213 2001
* 2003/0105,478 Surgical device 323 2001
8016855 Surgical device 245 2002
7951071 Moisture-detecting shaft for use with an electro-mechanical surgical device 230 2002
6849071 Electro-mechanical surgical device 455 2002
6846308 Electro-mechanical surgical device 474 2002
6846309 Electro-mechanical surgical device 434 2002
6846307 Electro-mechanical surgical device 414 2002
7743960 Surgical device 444 2003
8025199 Surgical cutting and stapling device 362 2004
8357144 Electro-mechanical surgical device 221 2005
* 2005/0192,609 Electro-mechanical surgical device 320 2005
7963433 Surgical device having multiple drivers 287 2008
7918230 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 248 2008
8021373 Surgical device 18 2010
8056786 Surgical device 15 2010
8752748 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 1 2011
7992758 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 87 2011
9017371 Surgical device having multiple drivers 69 2011
8342379 Surgical device having multiple drivers 125 2011
8272554 Surgical device having multiple drivers 280 2011
9033868 Couplings for interconnecting components of an electro-mechanical surgical device 0 2011
8628467 Moisture-detecting shaft for use with an electro-mechanical surgical device 4 2011
8353440 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 45 2011
9113878 Pinion clip for right angle linear cutter 0 2011
8512359 Surgical device 196 2011
8518074 Surgical device 1 2011
8540733 Surgical method and device having a first jaw and a second jaw in opposed correspondence for clamping, cutting, and stapling tissue 188 2011
9204877 Surgical device having a rotatable jaw portion 78 2012
9113847 Electro-mechanical surgical device 1 2013
8858589 Surgical device 0 2013
8740932 Surgical device 1 2013
9078654 Surgical device 0 2014
9282961 Surgical device having multiple drivers 27 2015
9247940 Surgical cutting and stapling device 0 2015
9364200 Electro-mechanical surgical device 0 2015
 
BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA (22)
9579088 Methods, systems, and devices for surgical visualization and device manipulation 0 2007
8343171 Methods and systems of actuation in robotic devices 8 2008
8974440 Modular and cooperative medical devices and related systems and methods 0 2008
* 2009/0076,536 MEDICAL INFLATION, ATTACHMENT, AND DELIVERY DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS 21 2008
* 2009/0048,612 MODULAR AND COOPERATIVE MEDICAL DEVICES AND RELATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS 221 2008
8679096 Multifunctional operational component for robotic devices 2 2008
* 2009/0171,373 MULTIFUNCTIONAL OPERATIONAL COMPONENT FOR ROBOTIC DEVICES 36 2008
7960935 Robotic devices with agent delivery components and related methods 25 2010
8894633 Modular and cooperative medical devices and related systems and methods 0 2010
* 2011/0237,890 MODULAR AND COOPERATIVE MEDICAL DEVICES AND RELATED SYSTEMS AND METHODS 23 2010
8968267 Methods and systems for handling or delivering materials for natural orifice surgery 0 2011
8828024 Methods, systems, and devices for surgical access and procedures 3 2011
8604742 Robotic devices with arms and related methods 3 2012
9060781 Methods, systems, and devices relating to surgical end effectors 3 2012
9089353 Robotic surgical devices, systems, and related methods 4 2012
9770305 Robotic surgical devices, systems, and related methods 0 2012
9498292 Single site robotic device and related systems and methods 0 2013
9010214 Local control robotic surgical devices and related methods 1 2013
9403281 Robotic devices with arms and related methods 0 2013
9179981 Multifunctional operational component for robotic devices 0 2014
9743987 Methods, systems, and devices relating to robotic surgical devices, end effectors, and controllers 0 2014
9757187 Methods, systems, and devices relating to surgical end effectors 0 2015
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