Patents by Inventor Amanda Kay Woodcock

Amanda Kay Woodcock 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: 20210369267
    Abstract: A suturing system including apparatus and methods for disposing stitches in a substrate comprising a thread carrier which inserts a thread in the substrate at a first location and withdraws the thread from the substrate at a second location.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 18, 2021
    Publication date: December 2, 2021
    Applicant: Cypris Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Richard Keith Taylor, Amanda Kay Woodcock, Adam David Hensel
  • Patent number: 11103236
    Abstract: A suturing system including apparatus and methods for disposing stitches in a substrate comprising a thread carrier which inserts a thread in the substrate at a first location and withdraws the thread from the substrate at a second location.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: Cypris Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Richard Keith Taylor, Amanda Kay Woodcock, Adam David Hensel
  • Publication number: 20200305876
    Abstract: Disclosed embodiments include apparatuses, systems, and methods for driving a needle to facilitate suturing, such as may be performed in a surgical anastomosis procedure. In an illustrative embodiment, an apparatus includes a frame. First and second rollers are rotatably mounted parallel with each other in the frame and are configured to engage therebetween a shaft of a needle formed in a helical shape. The first and second rollers are configured to counter-rotate. The needle is revolvable eccentrically around the first roller responsive to counter-rotation of the first and second rollers. A drive mechanism is secured to the frame and is configured to move the frame.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2019
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Applicant: Spiration, Inc., d/b/a Olympus Respiratory America
    Inventors: Adam Lee Smith, Clifton A. Alferness, Gina M. Muia-Longman, David R. Seward, Chenhao Fu, Ilia Timonin, Blake R. Stancik, Amanda Kay Woodcock, David A. Desmarais, Donald C. Baumgarten, Paul T. Hinrichs, Thomas H. Ruscher
  • Publication number: 20200214705
    Abstract: A tissue clipping device and system, and method for clipping tissue are disclosed. The tissue clipping device includes a clip with clip arms that is slidably disposed within a channel of a lock tube. The clip is designed to move between an open configuration in which distal ends of the clip arms are separated from each other for receiving tissue therebetween, and a closed configuration in which the distal ends of the clip arms are closer to each other than in the open configuration for clipping the tissue received therebetween. The tissue clipping system further includes a delivery device for delivering and deploying the tissue clipping device. The delivery device is releasably coupled to the tissue clipping device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2019
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicant: OLYMPUS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masaru YUASA, Yoshisane NAKAMURA, David Andrew DESMARAIS, Adam L SMITH, Amanda Kay WOODCOCK, Donald C. BAUMGARTEN
  • Patent number: 10660637
    Abstract: A suturing system including apparatus and methods for disposing stitches in a substrate comprising a thread carrier which inserts a thread in the substrate at a first location and withdraws the thread from the substrate at a second location.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: Cypris Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Richard Keith Taylor, Amanda Kay Woodcock, Adam David Hensel
  • Publication number: 20200138431
    Abstract: A suturing system including apparatus and methods for disposing stitches in a substrate comprising a thread carrier which inserts a thread in the substrate at a first location and withdraws the thread from the substrate at a second location.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 3, 2020
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Applicant: Cypris Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Richard Keith Taylor, Amanda Kay Woodcock, Adam David Hensel
  • Publication number: 20190307445
    Abstract: A suturing system including apparatus and methods for disposing stitches in a substrate comprising a thread carrier which inserts a thread in the substrate at a first location and withdraws the thread from the substrate at a second location.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2018
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Applicant: Cypris Medical, Inc.
    Inventors: Richard Keith Taylor, Amanda Kay Woodcock, Adam David Hensel