Patents by Inventor Amanda Lynn SMITH

Amanda Lynn SMITH 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: 20210361147
    Abstract: A medical device that includes a shaft having a distal end and a cap at the distal end that defines a reservoir for storing a material. The medical device includes a deployment mechanism configured to eject the material from the reservoir, and the deployment mechanism is configured to apply a force to the reservoir. The cap includes a seal or a perforation that is configured to contain the material in the reservoir in the absence of the force applied by the deployment mechanism to the material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 18, 2021
    Publication date: November 25, 2021
    Applicant: Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.
    Inventors: Amanda Lynn SMITH, Joseph W. KING
  • Publication number: 20210228389
    Abstract: A delivery system for delivering a stent to a body lumen. The delivery system includes a tubular member having an expandable stent disposed about the outer surface of the inner tubular member. The stent is maintained in a radially compressed configuration with a removable sheath. The sheath can be released using a variety of techniques.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2020
    Publication date: July 29, 2021
  • Publication number: 20210162121
    Abstract: A medical device comprising an enclosure defining a cavity for containing agent, a lumen for receiving a pressurized gas, and a barrier positioned between the cavity and the lumen, the barrier including at least one opening for storing agent, wherein rotation of the barrier relative to the lumen establishes fluid communication between the at least one opening and the lumen for delivering agent from the at least one opening to the lumen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2020
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Applicant: Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.
    Inventors: Matthew Robert JAGELSKI, Andrew PIC, Amanda Lynn SMITH, Ra NAM, Laurie A. LEHTINEN
  • Publication number: 20210161370
    Abstract: A delivery device may be configured to deliver an agent to a target tissue through a channel of a medical device, the delivery device may include a body including (a) a coupling region configured to removably attach to a handle of the medical device, and (b) a coupler including an exit port for aligning with a port of the channel, wherein the coupler is configured to mate with the port of the channel; a source of an agent; and a source of pressurized fluid. The body, the source of agent, and the source of pressurized fluid may be arranged to deliver agent and pressurized fluid to the exit port for delivery through the channel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 2, 2020
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Applicant: Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel Congdon, Amanda Lynn Smith, Laurie A. Lehtinen, Andrew Pic, Jason Weiner
  • Publication number: 20180193574
    Abstract: In one aspect of the present disclosure, an apparatus for delivering a powdered agent into a subject's body may include a powder chamber housing the powdered agent. The apparatus also may include a chassis in fluid connection with the powder chamber. The chassis may include a first passage for receiving a pressurized gas, a second passage for receiving the powdered agent from the powder chamber, and a junction in fluid communication with the first passage and the second passage. At least a first portion of the pressurized gas is introduced into the powdered agent at the junction to fluidize the powdered agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2018
    Publication date: July 12, 2018
    Applicant: Boston Scientific Scimed, Inc.
    Inventors: Amanda Lynn SMITH, Gerald FREDRICKSON, Dennis Brian HUBBARD, Jr., Stan Robert GILBERT, Caitlyn Emily BINTZ, Andrew PIC