Patents by Inventor NIr Sinai

NIr Sinai 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).

  • Patent number: 9675437
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: (a) a support section adapted for providing urethral support; (b) an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus; (c) a normally open expansion mechanism adapted to urge the support radially outwards; and (d) a conversion mechanism adapted to sharply and selectively reduce an outward urging of said support.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Amir Perle, Eran Hirszowicz, Roni Shabat, Idan Bauder, Nir Sinai
  • Patent number: 9549798
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence with a support section adapted for providing urethral support; an anchoring section for resisting movement of the apparatus; an insert, a portion of which is adapted to be positioned where the support section attaches to the node; and, wherein the insert urges the support section radially outwards from a central axis of the apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2017
    Assignee: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
    Inventors: Nir Sinai, Elan Ziv, Idan Buder, Jacob Gilan, Meital Vaknin, Eliahu Eliachar, Yohanan Maggeni
  • Publication number: 20160220342
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: (a) a support section adapted for providing urethral support; (b) an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus; (c) a normally open expansion mechanism adapted to urge the support radially outwards; and (d) a conversion mechanism adapted to sharply and selectively reduce an outward urging of said support.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2016
    Publication date: August 4, 2016
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Amir Perle, Eran Hirschowitz, Roni Shabat, ldan Bauder, Nir Sinai
  • Patent number: 9339361
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a node; a support section adapted for providing urethral support attached to the node; and, an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus attached to the node opposite the support section. Optionally, the support section is adapted to treat incontinence according to at least one of: SUTFS, colpo-elevation or colpo-distension.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 4, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2016
    Assignee: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Jacob Gilan, Nir Sinai, Idan Bauder, Michal Tune, Eliahu Eliachar, Alex Grinberg, Roni Shabat
  • Patent number: 9339363
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: (a) a support section adapted for providing urethral support; (b) an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus; (c) a normally open expansion mechanism adapted to urge the support radially outwards; and (d) a conversion mechanism adapted to sharply and selectively reduce an outward urging of said support.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2008
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2016
    Assignee: Kimberly Clark Worldwide, Inc.
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Amir Perle, Eran Hirschowitz, Roni Shabat, Idan Bauder, Nir Sinai
  • Publication number: 20150133725
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a node; a support section adapted for providing urethral support attached to the node; and, an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus attached to the node opposite the support section. Optionally, the support section is adapted to treat incontinence according to at least one of: SUTFS, colpo-elevation or colpo-distension.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2014
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Jacob Gilan, Nir Sinai, Idan Bauder, Michal Tune, Eliahu Eliachar, Alex Grinberg, Roni Shabat
  • Patent number: 8911345
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a node; a support section adapted for providing urethral support attached to the node; and, an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus attached to the node opposite the support section. Optionally, the support section is adapted to treat incontinence according to at least one of: SUTFS, colpo-elevation or colpo-distension.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 16, 2014
    Assignee: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Jacob Gilan, Nir Sinai, Idan Bauder, Michal Tune, Eliahu Eliachar, Alex Grinberg, Roni Shabat
  • Patent number: 8679001
    Abstract: A probe apparatus adapted for movement through a lumen, comprising: a linearly extendible and retractable element adapted for selective extension and retraction to provide the movement; a front balloon positioned forward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; a rear balloon positioned backward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; and, a twisting element adapted to twist at least one of the linearly extendible and retractable element, front balloon and rear balloon during inflation and deflation of the advancement balloon.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2014
    Assignee: Inmotion Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Nir Sinai, Idan Boader
  • Publication number: 20140073846
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a support section adapted for providing urethral support; an anchoring section for resisting movement of the apparatus; an insert, a portion of which is adapted to be positioned where the support section attaches to the node; and, wherein the insert urges the support section radially outwards from a central axis of the apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2013
    Publication date: March 13, 2014
    Applicant: ConTIPI Ltd.
    Inventors: Nir Sinai, Elan Ziv, Idan Buder, Jacob Gilan, Meital Vaknin, Eliahu Eliachar, Yohanan Maggeni
  • Patent number: 8617047
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a support section adapted for providing urethral support; an anchoring section for resisting movement of the apparatus; an insert, a portion of which is adapted to be positioned where the support section attaches to the node; and, wherein the insert urges the support section radially outwards from a central axis of the apparatus.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2006
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2013
    Assignee: ConTIPI Ltd.
    Inventors: Nir Sinai, Elan Ziv, Idan Buder, Jacob Gilan, Meital Vaknin, Eliahu Eliachar, Yohanan Maggeni
  • Publication number: 20130338440
    Abstract: A probe apparatus adapted for movement through a lumen, comprising: a linearly extendible and retractable element adapted for selective extension and retraction to provide the movement; a front balloon positioned forward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; a rear balloon positioned backward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; and, a twisting element adapted to twist at least one of the linearly extendible and retractable element, front balloon and rear balloon during inflation and deflation of the advancement balloon.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 26, 2013
    Publication date: December 19, 2013
    Applicant: Inmotion Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Nir SINAI, Idan BOADER
  • Patent number: 8523763
    Abstract: A probe apparatus adapted for movement through a lumen, comprising: a linearly extendible and retractable element adapted for selective extension and retraction to provide the movement; a front balloon positioned forward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; a rear balloon positioned backward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; and, a twisting element adapted to twist at least one of the linearly extendible and retractable element, front balloon and rear balloon during inflation and deflation of the advancement balloon.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2013
    Assignee: Inmotion Medical Ltd.
    Inventors: Nir Sinai, Idan Boader
  • Patent number: 8435168
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a node; a support section adapted for providing urethral support attached to the node; and, an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus attached to the node opposite the support section. Optionally, the support section is adapted to treat incontinence according to at least one of: SUTFS, colpo-elevation or colpo-distension.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2007
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2013
    Assignee: ConTIPI Ltd.
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Jacob Gilan, Nir Sinai, Idan Bauder, Michal Tune, Eliahu Eliachar, Alex Grinberg, Roni Shabat
  • Publication number: 20100240955
    Abstract: A probe apparatus adapted for movement through a lumen, comprising: a linearly extendible and retractable element adapted for selective extension and retraction to provide the movement; a front balloon positioned forward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; a rear balloon positioned backward of the linearly extendible and retractable element and adapted for selective inflation and deflation; and, a twisting element adapted to twist at least one of the linearly extendible and retractable element, front balloon and rear balloon during inflation and deflation of the advancement balloon.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2008
    Publication date: September 23, 2010
    Inventors: Nir Sinai, Idan Boader
  • Publication number: 20100217068
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: (a) a support section adapted for providing urethral support; (b) an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus; (c) a normally open expansion mechanism adapted to urge the support radially outwards; and (d) a conversion mechanism adapted to sharply and selectively reduce an outward urging of said support.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2008
    Publication date: August 26, 2010
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Amir Perle, Eran Hirschowitz, Roni Shabat, Idan Bauder, Nir Sinai
  • Publication number: 20090318750
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a node; a support section adapted for providing urethral support attached to the node; and, an anchoring section adapted for resisting movement of the apparatus attached to the node opposite the support section. Optionally, the support section is adapted to treat incontinence according to at least one of: SUTFS, colpo-elevation or colpo-distension.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2007
    Publication date: December 24, 2009
    Applicant: ConTIPI Ltd
    Inventors: Elan Ziv, Jacob Gilan, NIr Sinai, Idan Bauder, Michal Tune, Eliahu Eliachar, Alex Grinberg, Roni Shabat
  • Publication number: 20080281149
    Abstract: An apparatus for treating urinary incontinence, comprising: a support section adapted for providing urethral support; an anchoring section for resisting movement of the apparatus; an insert, a portion of which is adapted to be positioned where the support section attaches to the node; and, wherein the insert urges the support section radially outwards from a central axis of the apparatus.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2006
    Publication date: November 13, 2008
    Applicant: ConTIPI Ltd
    Inventors: Nir Sinai, Elan Ziv, Idan Buder, Jacob Gilan, Meital Vaknin, Eliahu Eliachar, Yohanan Maggeni