Patents by Inventor Adam Joseph Royer

Adam Joseph Royer has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20220054804
    Abstract: Medical devices and methods for making and using medical devices are disclosed. An example medical device may include a catheter. The catheter may include a catheter shaft and a balloon. The balloon may comprise a cone portion, a waist portion, and a body portion. A fiber braid may be disposed along the balloon. An inner surface of the waist portion may be thermally bonded to an outer surface of the catheter shaft and an inner surface of the fiber braid may be adhesively bonded to an outer surface of the waist portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 2, 2021
    Publication date: February 24, 2022
    Applicant: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.
    Inventors: Adam Joseph Royer, Robert N. Squire, Daniel Lee Krautkremer, Jeffrey S. Lindquist, Daniel James Horn, Katherine M. Prindle
  • Patent number: 11191930
    Abstract: Medical devices and methods for making and using medical devices are disclosed. An example medical device may include a catheter. The catheter may include a catheter shaft and a balloon. The balloon may comprise a cone portion, a waist portion, and a body portion. A fiber braid may be disposed along the balloon. An inner surface of the waist portion may be thermally bonded to an outer surface of the catheter shaft and an inner surface of the fiber braid may be adhesively bonded to an outer surface of the waist portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 7, 2021
    Assignee: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.
    Inventors: Adam Joseph Royer, Robert N. Squire, Daniel Lee Krautkremer, Jeffrey S. Lindquist, Daniel James Horn, Katherine M. Prindle
  • Patent number: 10363399
    Abstract: An expandable medical balloon, the expandable medical balloon comprising a first balloon wall, the first balloon wall comprising a first balloon layer of polyethylene terephthalate having a first intrinsic viscosity, the first layer is outer to a second layer of polyethylene terephthalate, the second balloon layer of polyethylene terephthalate having a second intrinsic viscosity, the second layer is an inner layer, wherein the intrinsic viscosity of the first balloon layer is higher than the intrinsic viscosity of the second balloon layer by about 0.05 dl/g or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.
    Inventors: John Jianhua Chen, Daniel James Horn, Adam Joseph Royer
  • Publication number: 20170291014
    Abstract: Medical devices and methods for making and using medical devices are disclosed. An example medical device may include a catheter. The catheter may include a catheter shaft and a balloon. The balloon may comprise a cone portion, a waist portion, and a body portion. A fiber braid may be disposed along the balloon. An inner surface of the waist portion may be thermally bonded to an outer surface of the catheter shaft and an inner surface of the fiber braid may be adhesively bonded to an outer surface of the waist portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2017
    Publication date: October 12, 2017
    Applicant: BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.
    Inventors: Adam Joseph Royer, Robert N. Squire, Daniel Lee Krautkremer, Jeffrey S. Lindquist, Daniel James Horn, Katherine M. Prindle
  • Patent number: 9675414
    Abstract: An expandable medical balloon for transmitting radiofrequency energy, the medical balloon comprising at least one polymeric electrically-insulating layer and at least one polymeric electrically-conductive layer, wherein at least portions of the polymeric electrically-insulating layer are moveable relative to the polymeric electrically-conductive in said at least one pressurizable expanded state.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel J. Horn, Robert N. Squire, Adam Joseph Royer, Jeffrey S. Lindquist, John J. Chen
  • Publication number: 20160089517
    Abstract: An expandable medical balloon, the expandable medical balloon comprising a first balloon wall, the first balloon wall comprising a first balloon layer of polyethylene terephthalate having a first intrinsic viscosity, the first layer is outer to a second layer of polyethylene terephthalate, the second balloon layer of polyethylene terephthalate having a second intrinsic viscosity, the second layer is an inner layer, wherein the intrinsic viscosity of the first balloon layer is higher than the intrinsic viscosity of the second balloon layer by about 0.05 dl/g or more.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Publication date: March 31, 2016
    Inventors: John Jianhua Chen, Daniel James Horn, Adam Joseph Royer
  • Publication number: 20150328441
    Abstract: A multilayer shaft with integral balloon and a total length of at least 70 cm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 4, 2015
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Applicant: Boston Scientific Scimed Inc.
    Inventors: Shannon Rodney Stroud, Robert N. Squire, Daniel James Horn, Adam Joseph Royer
  • Publication number: 20140074083
    Abstract: An expandable medical balloon for transmitting radiofrequency energy, the medical balloon comprising at least one polymeric electrically-insulating layer and at least one polymeric electrically-conductive layer, wherein at least portions of the polymeric electrically-insulating layer are moveable relative to the polymeric electrically-conductive in said at least one pressurizable expanded state.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2013
    Publication date: March 13, 2014
    Applicant: Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel J. Horn, Robert N. Squire, Adam Joseph Royer, Jeffrey S. Lindquist, John J. Chen