Patents by Inventor Norman L. Emerick

Norman L. Emerick 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: 4003376
    Abstract: Apparatus for straightening the spinal column. The apparatus includes an elongated member securable forwardly of and against the spinal column. A pair of fastening devices extend around the spinal column from the elongated member to a pair of bands located rearwardly of and adjacent the spinal column. The fasteners are tightened to force the bands toward the elongated member thereby causing the spinal column to straighten in the particular area. The bands are provided with handle portions removable therefrom after the bands are positioned adjacent the spinal column.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 1975
    Date of Patent: January 18, 1977
    Assignee: Bio-Dynamics, Inc.
    Inventors: Douglas William McKay, Teddy L. Bolinger, Norman L. Emerick