Patents

The Senza® system, either alone or in combination with its accessories, kits, and procedures may be protected by one or more of the following patents:

U.S. Patents

Patent Number Issue Date Title
 9,480,842 Nov. 1, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,409,019 Aug. 9, 2016Linked Area Parameter Adjustment for Spinal Cord Stimulation and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,409,020 Aug. 9, 2016Implanted Pulse Generators With Reduced Power Consumption Via Signal Strength/Duration Characteristics, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,403,013 Aug. 2, 2016Systems and Methods for Producing Asynchronous Neural Responses to Treat Pain and/or Other Patient Conditions
 9,403,020  Aug. 2, 2016 Modeling Positions of Implanted Devices in a Patient
 9,399,137 July 26, 2016 Systems and Methods for Adjusting Electrical Therapy Based on Impedance Changes
 9,387,327 July 12, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,358,388  June 7, 2016Systems and Methods for Detecting Intrathecal Penetration
 9,345,891 May 24, 2016Systems and Methods for Positioning Implanted Devices in a Patient
 9,333,357 May 10, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,333,358 May 10, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,333,359  May 10, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,333,360 May 10, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,327,125 May 3, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,327,126 May 3, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,327,127  May 3, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,327,121  May 3, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, Including Cephalic and/or Total Body Pain With Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,308,022 April 12, 2016Lead Insertion Devices and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,295,839 March 29, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, Including Cephalic and/or Total Body Pain With Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,295,840 March 29, 2016Systems and Methods for Automatically Programming Patient Therapy Devices
 9,283,387 March 15, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, Including Cephalic and/or Total Body Pain With Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,283,388 March 15, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, Including Cephalic and/or Total Body Pain With Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,278,215 March 8, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, Including Cephalic and/or Total Body Pain With Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,265,935 Feb. 23, 2016 Neurological Stimulation Lead Anchors and Associated Systems and Methods
 9,248,293  Feb. 2, 2016 Devices for Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Simplified Controllers
9,227,076  Jan. 5, 2016 Molded Header for Implanted Spinal Cord Pulse Generators and Associated Systems and Methods
9,199,083  Dec. 1, 2015 Systems and Method for Delivering Neural Therapy Correlated with Patient Status
 9,180,298  Nov. 10, 2015
9,180,298 Nov. 10, 2015 Extended Pain Relief via High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation, and Associated Systems and Methods
D736,930  Aug. 18, 2015 Implantable Signal Generator
D736,383  Aug. 11, 2015 Implantable Signal Generator
9,061,154  June 23, 2015 Systems and Methods for Detecting Faults and/or Adjusting Electrical Therapy Based on Impedance Changes
9,002,461 
 April 7, 2015
Linked Area Parameter Adjustment for Spinal Cord Stimulation and Associated Systems and Methods
9,002,460 
 April 7, 2015 Devices Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Controllers for Automated Parameter Selection
8,996,128 
 March 31, 2015 Couplings for Implanted Leads and External Stimulators, and Associated Systems and Methods
 8,989,865   March 24, 2015 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 8,965,482   Feb. 24, 2015 Systems and Methods for Positioning  Implanted Devices in a Patient
 8,954,165   Feb. 10, 2015 Lead Anchor and Associated Systems and Methods
  8,929,986   Jan. 6, 2015 Medical Device Communication and Charging Assemblies for Use with Implantable Pulse Generators, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,892,209  Nov. 18, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,886,328  Nov. 11, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,886,327  Nov. 11, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,886,326  Nov. 11, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,880,177  Nov. 4, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,880,176  Nov. 4, 2014 Implantable Neural Stimulation Electrode Assemblies and Methods for Stimulating Spinal Neural Sites
8,874,222  Oct. 28, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,874,221  Oct. 28, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,874,217  Oct. 28, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,868,192  Oct. 21, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,862,239  Oct. 14, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,849,410  Sept. 30, 2014 Systems and Methods for Producing Asynchronous Neural Responses to Treat Pain and/or Other Patient Conditions
8,838,248  Sept. 16, 2014 Devices for Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Simplified Program Selection
8,805,519  Aug. 12, 2014 Systems and Methods for Detecting Intrathecal Penetration
8,792,988  July 29, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,774,926  July 8, 2014 Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
8,768,472  July 1, 2014 Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
8,718,782  May 6, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,718,781  May 6, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,712,552  April 29, 2014 Treatment Devices with Deliver-Activated Inflatable Members, and Associated Systems and Methods for Treating the Spinal Cord and Other Tissues
8,712,535  April 29, 2014 Linked Area Parameter Adjustment for Spinal Cord Stimulation and Associated Systems and Methods
8,712,533  April 29, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,694,109  April 8, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
8,694,108  April 8, 2014 Devices for Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Simplified Controllers
8,676,331  March 18, 2014 Devices Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Controllers for Automated Parameter Selection
8,649,874  Feb. 11, 2014 Extended pain relief via high frequency spinal cord modulation, and associated systems and methods
8,639,351  Jan. 28, 2014 Systems and methods for adjusting electrical therapy based on impedance changes
8,554,326  Oct. 8, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,509,906  Aug. 13, 2013 Systems and methods for producing asynchronous neural responses to treat pain and/or other patient conditions
8,509,905  Aug. 13, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,498,710  July 30, 2013 Linked area parameter adjustment for spinal cord stimulation and associated systems and methods
8,457,759  June 4, 2013 Systems and methods for adjusting electrical therapy based on impedance changes
8,428,748  April 23, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,423,147  April 16, 2013 Devices for controlling high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain, and associated systems and methods, including simplified controllers
8,396,559  March 12, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,359,103  Jan. 22, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,359,102  Jan. 22, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,355,797  Jan. 15, 2013 Systems and methods for delivering neural therapy correlated with patient status
8,355,792  Jan. 15, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,326,439  Dec. 4, 2012 Treatment devices with delivery-activated inflatable members, and associated systems and methods for treating the spinal cord and other tissues
8,311,639  Nov. 13, 2012 Systems and methods for adjusting electrical therapy based on impedance changes
8,255,057  Aug. 28, 2012 Systems and methods for producing asynchronous neural responses to treat pain and/or other patient conditions
8,209,021  June 26, 2012 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,170,675  May 1, 2012 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
8,108,052  Jan. 31, 2012 Percutaneous leads with laterally displaceable portions, and associated systems and methods

Foreign Patents

Patent Number Issue Date Title
 AU 2013211937 Nov. 10, 2016Lead Anchors and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2011336606 Oct. 6, 2016Extended Pain Relief Via High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation, and Associated Systems and Methods
 ZL 201080027829.0 Sept. 28, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 EP 2853285 Aug. 17, 2016Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2012304370 May 12, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, Including Cephalic and/or Total Body Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 KR 10-1612985 April 8, 2016Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 EP 2318090   Jan. 13, 2016 Implantable Neural Stimulation Electrode Assemblies and Methods for Stimulating Spinal Neural Sites
 ZL201080027826.7   Nov. 25, 2015 Devices for Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Simplified Controllers
 AU 2010213807   Nov. 19, 2015 Systems and Method for Delivering Neural Therapy Correlated with Patient Status
 DE202010018338.3 Oct. 19, 2015Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 DE202008018561.0 Oct. 15, 2015Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2010270830   Oct. 15, 2015 Systems and Method for Delivering Neural Therapy Correlated with Patient Status
 AU 2010279054   Sept. 17, 2015 Linked Area Parameter Adjustment for Spinal Cord Stimulation and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2010238768   June 11, 2015 Devices for Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Simplified Controllers
 AU 2013263726   May 28, 2015 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 JP 5734279 April 24, 2015Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 EP 2459271   April 22, 2015 Linked Area Parameter Adjustment for Spinal Cord Stimulation and Associated Systems and Methods
 EP 2243511   April 15, 2015 Devices for Controlling High Frequency Spinal Cord Modulation for Inhibiting Pain, and Associated Systems and Methods, Including Simplified Controllers
 EP 2207587  April 8, 2015 Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2014221243  March 19, 2015 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 JP 5677090   Jan. 9, 2015 Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
 JP 5676609   Jan. 9, 2015 Linked Area Parameter Adjustment for Spinal Cord Stimulation and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2008324795   Dec. 11, 2014 Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
 DE 202008018506.8  Sept. 29, 2014 Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
 DE 202010018211.5   Sept. 29, 2014
Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2010238752 Sept. 11, 2014Spinal Cord Modulation for Inducing Paresthetic and Anesthetic Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 AU 2013263731  Sept. 4, 2014
Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
 KR 30-759815 Aug. 28, 2014Implantable Signal Generator
 AU 2010295422  Aug. 14, 2014 Couplings for Implanted Leads and External Stimulators, and Associated Systems and Methods
EP 2630984  July 16, 2014 Multi-Frequency Neural Treatments and Associated Systems and Methods
EP 2421600  March 5, 2014 Spinal Cord Modulation for Inducing Paresthetic and Anesthetic Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
AU 2013205599  Feb. 27, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
AU 2013263724  July 3, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
AU 2013263729  June 12, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
EP 2243510  April 9, 2014 Selective High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Inhibiting Pain with Reduced Side Effects, and Associated Systems and Methods
ZL201330153914.8  May 7, 2014 Implantable Signal Generator
EP 2403589  Jan. 22, 2014 Systems and methods for delivering neural therapy correlated with patient status
AU 2013203268  Jan. 16, 2014 Systems and methods for delivering neural therapy correlated with patient status
AU 2013202918  Jan. 2, 2014 Systems and methods for producing asynchronous neural responses to treat pain and/or other patient conditions
AU 2013202376  Sept. 26, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
AU 2010238763  Sept. 12, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
AU 2013200870  July 25, 2013 Selective high frequency spinal cord modulation for inhibiting pain with reduced side effects, and associated systems and methods
 AU 348808 May 28, 2013Implantable Signal Generator
 EM 002230656-0001/0002 May 1, 2013Implantable Signal Generator