System and method for performing percutaneous spinal interbody fusion

Patent Number: 9387088

Patent Date: 2016-07-12

Patent type: utility

A method of performing percutaneous interbody spinal fusion on adjacent vertebrae in a patient including the steps of: creating a percutaneous access opening on the patient, using indirect visualization to establish a surgical path through the access opening via neural monitoring, creating a cavity in a disc space between the adjacent vertebra, without retraction, evaluating the created cavity, inserting a container sized and configured to fit through the access opening into the cavity and filling the container with fill material.


First Name Last Name City State Country
Karen M. Roche - - -
Joseph E. Gleason - - -
Clint Boylan - - -
Dan McPhillips - - -
Tim Walnofer - - -


Section Class Sub Class Group Sub Group
A 61 F 2 44
A 61 B 17 70
A 61 B 17 16
A 61 B 17 34


Organization First Name Last Name City State Country
Spineology, Inc. - - - - -