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Dr. Gary K. Michelson (born January 14, 1949) is an American board certified orthopedic spinal surgeon and inventor.

Michelson and his three brothers were raised by his mother and grandmother. He is of Jewish heritage. His grandmother suffered a crippling spinal deformity, which led him to dedicate his life to improving the lives of those afflicted with spinal ailments. He attended Central High School of Philadelphia, Temple University and Hahnemann Medical College. He completed his medical residency in orthopedic surgery at Hahnemann Medical Hospital and then had fellowship training in spinal surgery at St. Lukea??s Medical Center in a joint program between Baylor University and the University of Texas. He has been a practicing spinal surgeon for over 25 years and has over 110 research papers and publications to his credit.
He is the inventor of a number of surgical instruments, operative methods and medical implants. Unhappy with the low success rates associated with spinal surgery procedures at the beginning of his career, he spent countless hours developing better implants, instruments and procedures that would enable spinal surgeons to cure a greater proportion of spinal ailments. "Michelson devices" have been implanted globally in hundreds of thousands of patients. He has over 250 U.S. Patents on instruments, methods and devices for advances in spinal and orthopedic surgery and over 950 issued or pending patents worldwide for instruments, operative procedures, and medical devices related to the treatment of spinal disorders.
In 2005, as the inventor, he sold ownership of many of his spine related patents to Medtronic for a price over $1 billion, sending him onto the Forbes 400 where he has since remained. His defense of a patent lawsuit by Medtronic established a major legal precedent in 2003, governing who bears the cost of pre-trial discovery of electronic evidence.
Since retirement from private practice, he also founded and funds several

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New Online Faculty Portal Gives Instructors Easy Access to Free Intellectual Property Learning Materials

"The Michelson Institute for Intellectual Property was founded on the premise that raising awareness on the value of IP can empower the community-at-large and catalyze innovation," says Dr. Gary K. Michelson, inventor and founder of the Michelson 20MM ...
Posted: April 3, 2018, 6:18 am

Michelson Runway EdTech Startups Set Their Sights on ASU + GSV Summit 2018

"I am encouraged by the success of our inaugural Hackathon and look forward to seeing Cohort 2 companies further their development while attending the ASU + GSV Summit," said Dr. Gary K. Michelson, founder of the Michelson 20MM Foundation. "We've selected ...
Posted: March 28, 2018, 5:00 pm

A Discussion on Innovation Policy Co-Sponsored by The Michelson Institute for Intellectual Property

Scheduled to appear are leading experts on innovation, IP and the economy, including: "Today's knowledge economy requires policies that safeguard the rights of our nation's innovators," says Dr. Gary K. Michelson, retired surgeon, inventor and founder of ...
Posted: April 10, 2018, 5:00 pm
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