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Inventor:
Griffiths; Jerry R.
Address:
Pembroke, MA
No. of patents:
9
Patents:












Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8123764 Apparatus and method for minimally invasive suturing February 28, 2012
An apparatus and method for minimally invasive suturing is disclosed. A suturing device for minimally invasive suturing includes proximal section having a proximal end, a distal end, and a longitudinal axis therebetween; a suture head assembly extending from the distal end of the pro
7938839 Interlocking trigger assembly for a suturing device May 10, 2011
An endoscopic suturing device having an interlocking trigger assembly for preventing premature needle deployment. The suturing device comprises a handle assembly that includes a movable handle interlocking with a trigger. The suturing device further comprises an end effector having an
7862572 Apparatus and method for minimally invasive suturing January 4, 2011
An apparatus and method for minimally invasive suturing is disclosed. A suturing device for minimally invasive suturing includes an elongated barrel having a proximal end, a distal end, and a longitudinal axis therebetween; a suture head assembly extending from the distal end of the
7776065 End effector mechanism for a surgical instrument August 17, 2010
Improved end effector mechanisms for a surgical instrument used in minimally invasive surgical instruments as well as instruments for general surgery or as part of robotically controlled end effectors. These end effector mechanisms include multiple grasping elements paired with drive
7771439 Gastric band insertion instrument August 10, 2010
An endoscopic surgical instrument is used in minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery for inserting a gastric band into a patient's abdomen through a laparoscopic port. The gastric band insertion instrument includes a handle, an elongated shaft and a distal end assembly. The elongated
6238414 Laparoscopic instrument with parallel actuated jaws May 29, 2001
A surgical instrument including a handle assembly, and end effector mechanism including jaws, an elongated shaft assembly having a longitudinal actuation rod linearly reciprocating within a hollow sheath, slidably connecting the handle assembly to the jaws. Jaws having first and seco
5728108 Rotary drive mechanism for instrument handle March 17, 1998
A handle and drive mechanism for providing a reciprocating rotary action of a driveshaft, first in one rotational direction and then reversing the rotational direction, suitable for suturing and other endoscopic operations.
5344428 Miniature surgical instrument September 6, 1994
A miniature surgical instrument (10) comprises a handle (12), shaft assembly (26) with an actuating linkage (L1, L2) movable freely therein and a distal working tip (30) with a shaft rotation sub-assembly (22, 24, 34) including multiple spring-stop pairs (40, 38) arranged in an annulus
5320119 Surgical tools cleansing June 14, 1994
Wash package for surgical tools such as pistol grip graspers, cutters and the like with a tubular shaft, comprising a mating first section (10) and pivotably mounted second section (2), matable to form a wash enclosure around the pistol grip, and a pivotably mounted lock (30) and fluid










 
 
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