Patents by Inventor Renzo Soffiatti

Renzo Soffiatti 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: 20220273465
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a spacer device including a sensor as well as electronic means for obtaining and transmitting the data detected by the sensor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2020
    Publication date: September 1, 2022
    Inventors: Giovanni FACCIOLI, Renzo SOFFIATTI
  • Publication number: 20210282932
    Abstract: Prosthetic device suitable for being implanted in a bone or joint site of the human body, including a prosthetic body, wherein the prosthetic device includes or can be added with antibiotic or a medical substance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 1, 2021
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Inventors: Giovanni FACCIOLI, Renzo SOFFIATTI
  • Patent number: 11051945
    Abstract: Prosthetic device suitable for being implanted in a bone or joint site of the human body, including a prosthetic body, wherein the prosthetic device includes or can be added with antibiotic or a medical substance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10981127
    Abstract: Mixing group for mixing two compounds to obtain a mixture, such as bone cement or an acrylic resin or a hydraulic cement, including: a first component having a substantially tubular body and delimiting a first housing zone of a first compound to be mixed, the first component having a first end as well as a second end, a second component with substantially tubular body and delimiting a second housing zone, the second component having a third end as well as a fourth end, the second component being set to contain a second compound to be mixed or a vial for containing a second compound to be mixed, the first housing zone being in fluid communication with the second housing zone, so as to allow the passage of the second compound from the second housing zone to the first housing zone.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10952779
    Abstract: A disposable device for treatment of infections of human limbs, particularly limbs having long bones susceptible to stabilization by intramedullary nailing. The device includes a tubular member made of a relatively rigid and biologically compatible material, having pores for impregnation with drugs or medicaments for infection treatment prior to or during insertion thereof in the stabilization site. An assembly for treatment of human limb infections including such device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2021
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10905794
    Abstract: Biocompatible and implantable in the human body plastic material, for the obtainment of a device that can be implanted in the human body or a spacer device in order to treat a bone or a joint location, including an acrylic resin or polyethylene (PE) or low density polyethylene or high density polyethylene or ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) or polypropylene or polyamide or polyetheretherketone (PEEK) or a thermosetting resin or a mixture of the same, wherein the material can be molded and includes at least one pharmaceutical or medical substance; device implantable in the human body or spacer device for treating a bone or a joint location, obtained by the material above and method for manufacturing the material according to the present invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Renzo Soffiatti, Giovanni Faccioli
  • Publication number: 20200360107
    Abstract: A support structure associable with a portion of the human body and usable for supporting a surgical device includes a frame delimiting at least one opening defining an area of surgery, wherein the frame has an upper support portion and a lower portion, means for connecting the frame to the predefined portion of the human body, wherein the connecting means include at least one support operatively connectable, in a removable manner, to the frame and to a predefined portion of the human body, without requiring any percutaneous intervention, and the at least one support is configured for allowing the removal of the frame from the predefined portion of the human body and for providing a reference for the exact repositioning of the frame along the predefined portion of the human body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2018
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Inventors: Giovanni FACCIOLI, Renzo SOFFIATTI
  • Patent number: 10828162
    Abstract: Core for a spacer, including a main body that comprises a plurality of through openings, adapted to be secured in a corresponding residual bone bed of a previous implant; the main body being adapted to be covered with a layer (S) of a coating material or a material including acrylic bone cement added or that can be added with one or a plurality of pharmaceutical products or active and/or therapeutic substances.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2020
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10799279
    Abstract: A handle connectable to a screw-type mechanical drive component for transmitting to the latter a first torque comprises first connection means, defining a constraint axis, for the connection of the handle to the mechanical drive component, a ring nut to which a second torque is manually applicable, support means of the ring nut for rotatably supporting the latter around an axis of rotation coinciding, in use, with the constraint axis, second means for connecting the ring nut to the support means, for connecting/disconnecting the ring nut and the support means in a mechanical and selective way, so that the ring nut is kinematically connected to the support means when rotated around the axis of rotation with a second torque lower than a threshold value and kinematically disconnected from the same upon exceeding such a threshold value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10639087
    Abstract: Hydraulic extrusion system for delivering a fluid including drive means, connection means and a delivery unit including a cartridge, wherein the connection means are adapted for allowing the direct connection between the drive means and the delivery unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10603172
    Abstract: Disposable temporary spacer device for an articulation of the human body or for a bone cavity, wherein the spacer device includes at least one first component adapted to be constrained to a bone portion or end, wherein the spacer device is made from a biologically compatible material and comprises interconnected pores distributed in the entire volume occupied by the spacer device, in which the interconnected pores have a size and occupy a percentage of the volume of the spacer device such that it is able to absorb and consequently elute one or more pharmaceutical or medical substances in liquid or fluid form or in paste, cream, gel, wax, or viscous form.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10463498
    Abstract: Constrained prosthesis for the knee joint including a femoral component, a tibial component and an intermediate component, wherein the femoral component is suitable for being constrained to an end of the femoral bone in proximity to the knee joint, wherein the tibial component is suitable for being constrained to an end of the tibial bone in proximity to the knee joint, the femoral component being suitable for coming into contact and being articulated with the tibial component, wherein the intermediate component is placed in use between the femoral component and the tibial component and wherein the constrained prosthesis comprises a first hinge and a second hinge adapted to rotatably constrain the femoral component to the tibial component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Renzo Soffiatti, Giovanni Faccioli
  • Patent number: 10426866
    Abstract: Composition for an acrylic bone cement for surgical or orthopedic use including a solid phase including a ternary mixture, consisting of a polymethyl methacrylate (or PMMA) homopolymer, a methyl methacrylate-styrene (or MMA-styrene) copolymer and a methacrylate-methyl acrylate (or MMA-MA) copolymer, and a liquid phase containing at least an acrylic monomer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Publication number: 20190282369
    Abstract: Prosthesis for the knee joint including a tibial component, adapted to be fixed to one end of the tibial bone in proximity to the knee joint, and a femoral component, adapted to be fixed to one end of the femoral bone in proximity to the knee joint, wherein the tibial component is adapted to come into contact and be articulated with the femoral component, wherein the tibial component includes a protrusion adapted to be inserted in an opening present in the femoral component; method for the assembly of the prosthesis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 10, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: TECRES S.p.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni FACCIOLI, Renzo SOFFIATTI
  • Publication number: 20190216607
    Abstract: Spacer device for the knee joint comprising a tibial component, adapted to be fixed to one end of the tibial bone in proximity to the knee joint, and a femoral component, adapted to be fixed to one end of the femoral bone in proximity to the knee joint, wherein the tibial component is adapted to come into contact and be articulated with the femoral component, wherein the tibial component includes a protrusion adapted to be inserted in an opening present in the femoral component; method for the assembly of the spacer device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 10, 2017
    Publication date: July 18, 2019
    Inventors: Giovanni FACCIOLI, Renzo SOFFIATTI
  • Patent number: 10299932
    Abstract: The present invention concerns an elbow prosthesis, including: at least one ulnar section, including a stem portion extending along a substantially longitudinal axis (x-x) between a proximal end and a distal end; at least one humeral section, including a stem portion extending along a substantially longitudinal axis (y-y) between a proximal end and a distal end, the distal end of the humeral section delimiting an engagement seat with the proximal end of the ulnar section; articulation pin between the distal end of the humeral section and the proximal end of the ulnar section, available along an axis (z-z) perpendicular with respect to the substantially longitudinal axis (y-y) of the humeral section. The proximal end of the ulnar section is engageable in the housing seat.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2019
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10251756
    Abstract: Prosthesis for a shoulder joint including a humeral component equipped with a stem, a head component and connection or articulation means of the humeral component with the head component, wherein the prosthesis according to the invention can be used both as a conventional prosthesis and as a reverse-type prosthesis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2019
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti
  • Patent number: 10251753
    Abstract: The present invention regards an elbow spacer device, including: at least one ulnar section, including a stem portion extending along a substantially longitudinal axis (x-x) between a proximal end and a distal end; at least one humeral section, including a stem portion extending along a substantially longitudinal axis (y-y) between a proximal end and a distal end, the distal end of the humeral section delimiting an engagement seat with the proximal end of the ulnar section; articulation means between the distal end of the humeral section and the proximal end of the ulnar section, positionable along an axis (z-z) that is orthogonal to the substantially longitudinal axis (y-y) of the humeral section. The proximal end of the ulnar section is engageable in the housing seat.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2019
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Renzo Soffiatti, Giovanni Faccioli
  • Publication number: 20190000630
    Abstract: Core for a spacer, including a main body that comprises a plurality of through openings, adapted to be secured in a corresponding residual bone bed of a previous implant; the main body being adapted to be covered with a layer (S) of a coating material or a material including acrylic bone cement added or that can be added with one or a plurality of pharmaceutical products or active and/or therapeutic substances.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2016
    Publication date: January 3, 2019
    Inventors: Giovanni FACCIOLI, Renzo SOFFIATTI
  • Patent number: 10123877
    Abstract: Spacer device for the two-phase treatment of infections of anatomic and reverse shoulder prostheses, including a humeral component equipped with a stem, a head component and means for connecting or articulating the humeral component with the head component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: TECRES S.P.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Faccioli, Renzo Soffiatti