Innovations

  • Grill WM, Brocker DT “Neural stimulation device with non-regular electrical stimulation patterns designed with a cost function for treating neurological disorders”, US Patent 9,242,095, January 26, 2016.

  • Kilgore KL, Grill WM, McIntyre CC, Mortimer JT “Systems and methods for reversibly blocking nerve activity”, US Patent RE45,718, October 6, 2015.

  • Wongsarnpigoon A, Grill WM. “Waveform shapes for treating neurological disorders optimized for energy efficiency”, U.S. Patent 9,089,708, July 28, 2015.

  • Yoo PB, Grill WM, Hincapie JG “Vagus nerve stimulation with target effects controlled by adjusting temporal parameters”, US Patent 9,042,981, May 26, 2015.

  • Bennett ME, Boggs, JW, Wongsarnpigoon A, Chae J, Grill WM, Stager K, Zang R “System and method for treatment of pain related to limb joint replacement surgery”, US Patent 8,965,51, February 24, 2015.

  • Yoo PB, Grill WM, Hincapie JG “Spatially selective vagus nerve stimulation”, US Patent 8,942,824, January 27, 2015.

  • Grill WM, Brocker DT “Non-regular electrical stimulation patterns designed with a cost function for treating neurological disorders”, US Patent 8,923,981, December 30, 2014.

  • Grill WM, Schiefer M “System and method for selective retinal stimulation”, US Patent 8,892,211, November 28, 2014.

  • Grill WM, Gustafson KJ, Creasey GH “Systems and methods for selectively stimulating components in, on, or near the pudendal nerve or its branches to achieve selective physiologic responses”, US Patent 8,825,163, September 2, 2014.

  • Grill WM, Brocker DT, Birdno MJ “Non-regular electrical stimulation patterns for treating neurological disorders”, US Patent 8,798,755, August 5, 2014.

  • Bennett ME, Boggs JW, Grill WM, Chae J “Systems and methods for the treatment of pain through neural fiber stimulation, US Patent 8,788,048, July 22, 2014.

  • Bennett ME, Boggs JW, Grill WM, Chae J “Systems and methods for the treatment of pain through neural fiber stimulation, US Patent 8,788,047, July 22, 2014.

  • Bennett ME, Boggs JW, Grill WM, Chae J “Systems and methods for the treatment of pain through neural fiber stimulation, US Patent 8,788,046, July 22, 2014.

  • Yoo PB, Grill WM, Hincapie JG “Spatially selective vagus nerve stimulation”, U.S. Patent 8,509,919, August 13, 2013.

  • Grill WM, Dorval AD “Non-regular electrical stimulation patterns for treating neurological disorders”, US Patent 8,447,405, May 21, 2013.

  • Boggs JW, Wenzel BJ, Gustafson KJ, Grill WM “Apparatus for stimulating components in, on, or near the pudendal nerve or its branches to achieve selective physiologic responses”, US Patent 8,396,555, March 12, 2013.

  • Grill WM, Gustafson KJ, Creasey GH “Methods for selectively stimulating components in, on, or near the pudendal nerve or its branches to achieve selective physiologic responses”, US Patent 7,623,925, November 24, 2009.

  • Boggs JW, Wenzel BJ, Gustafson KJ, Grill WM “Apparatus for stimulating components in, on, or near the pudendal nerve or its branches to achieve selective physiologic responses”, US Patent 7,571,000, August 4, 2009.

  • Kilgore KL, Grill WM, McIntyre CC, Mortimer JT “Systems and Methods for Reversibly Blocking Nerve Activity”, US Patent 7,389,145, June 17, 2008.

  • Boggs JW, Wenzel BJ, Gustafson KJ, Grill WM “Methods for stimulating components in, on, or near the pudendal nerve or its branches to achieve selective physiologic responses”, US Patent 7,047,078, May 16, 2006.

  • Grill WM, Gustafson KJ, Creasey GH “Systems and methods for selectively stimulating components in, on or near the pudendal nerve to achieve selective physiologic responses”, US Patent 6,907,293, June 14, 2005.

  • Rijkhoff N, Sinkjær T, Jezernik S, Grill WM “Method to control an overactive bladder”, US Patent 6,836,684, December 28, 2004.

  • McIntyre CC, Grill WM “Waveforms for selective stimulation of central nervous system neurons”, US Patent 6,560,490, May 6, 2003.

  • Grill WM, Tarler MW, Mortimer JT “Implantable helical spiral cuff electrode method of installation”, US Patent 5,964,702, October 12, 1999.

  • Grill WM, Tarler MW, Mortimer JT “Method of manufacturing an implantable helical spiral cuff electrode”, US Patent 5,689,877, November 25, 1997.

  • Grill WM, Tarler MW, Mortimer JT “Implantable helical spiral cuff electrode”, US Patent 5,505,201, April 9, 1996.

  • Grill WM, Creasey GH, Ksienski DA, Veraart CS, Mortimer JT “Thin film implantable electrode and method of manufacture” US Patent 5,324,322, June 28, 1994.