Patent Number: 6,966,930

Title: Facet prosthesis

Abstract: An article including a facet prosthesis at least partially mounted in a lumen artificially formed between superior and inferior halves of a facet joint, and an elastomeric cushioning element disposed in the facet prosthesis.

Inventors: Arnin; Uri (Kiryat Tivon, IL), Sudin; Yuri (Lod, IL), Tauber; Michael (Tel Aviv, IL)

Assignee: Impliant Ltd.

International Classification: A61F 2/44 (20060101); A61F 2/00 (20060101); A61F 2/30 (20060101); A61F 002/44 ()

Expiration Date: 1/22/02018