December 5-8, 2018, Las Vegas, NV

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Concurrent Session

TimeTopicFaculty
6:00 am - 2:00 pmRegistration-
8:00 am - 2:00 pmExhibit Hours-
6:50amWelcome and Introduction
Chair
Vice Chair
6:50amTimekeeper
Start - Break
6:55amDEGENERATIVE SPONDYLOLISTHESIS: IS THERE ONLY ONE ANSWER?
Section Moderator
6:55amPanel: A 55-Year-Old Manual Laborer With Degenerative L4/5 Spondylolisthesis With Neurogenic Claudication
Panel Moderator
6:55amPro: I Know The Way! Minimally Invasive Surgery With Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) Or Posterior Spinal Fusion (PSF) Done My Way
7:03amPro: You Are Wrong! Do It My Way - Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF) Or Oblique Lumbar Interbody Fusion (OLIF) With Or Without Posterior Fusions Is The Answer
7:11amPro: The Best Fixation Is An Open Fusion With Hardware Options
7:19amPro: How About Just A Decompression: Why Need Any Hardware? Save My Healthcare Dollars Please!
7:27amCase Presentations With Questions & Answers
Case Panel Moderator:
Case Panel:
7:47amDebate: A 40-Year-Old Female With 6 Weeks Of Back & Leg Pain - Mangement Options: Knife Or Needle
Debate Moderator
7:47amPro: Time for Spinal Injections: Do They Work? Fact Or Fiction - Give Me Science!
7:55amPro: Time For Surgery: The Pendulum Has Swung Too Far - Stop Wasting Time, This Is What I Do!
8:03amEvolving Technique Update: Opioid Use & Abuse In Spine Surgery - Who Is Responsible For The Epidemic?
8:11amHonored Professor Lecture: SI Joint Fusions: How Did We Get Here? My Years And What You Should Know
8:31amBIOLOGICS & NEW TECHNOLOGY
Section Moderator
8:31amWhat is Out There: Synthetics, Allografts, What Is Going On? My Overview
8:44amBMP Where Are We Today And What Can We Tell The Patient: Listen Up!
8:52amRegenerative Techniques and Stem Cells Fact or Fiction
9:05amMini-Honored Professor Lecture: A New Small Implantable Device To Decrease Recurrent Disc Herniations Associated With Large Annular Tears: Data On Recurrence Rates After Discectomy
9:15amDistinguished Professor Lecture: Value of Spine MRI: Technical Quality and Interpretive Variability and Accuracy Part 1
9:30amBREAK AND VISIT THE EXHIBITS-
9:30amTimekeeper
Break - End
10:00amSECOND SURGERY ISSUES: EXPLORING COMPLICATIONS
Section Moderator
10:00amInfections and Hardware Failure
10:08amAdjacent Level Breakdown: Avoidance & Management - Did I Stop Too Short?
10:16amComplex Spine Surgery In The Elderly Patient: When To Say No!
10:24amDistinguished Professor Lecture: Value of Spine MRI: Technical Quality and Interpretive Variability and Accuracy Part 2
10:32amPhysician Burnout: The Health Of A Spine Surgeon - Navigating Life Balance
10:40amCase Presentations With Questions & Answers
Case Panel Moderator:
Case Panel:
11:00amADULT TRAUMA & DEFORMITY
Section Moderator
11:00amDebate: 37-Year-Old Male Falls From The Roof Hanging Christmas Lights With A Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture
Section Moderator
11:00amPro: Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures: I Operate And Here Is Why?
11:08amPro: Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures: Slow Down! They Can Heal Without Hardware & No Progressive Weakness
11:16amMETABOLIC DISEASE WITH MINIMAL INTERVENTION
11:16amVertebroplasty Versus Kyphoplasty & The Osteoporotic Fracture: Is It Worth The Time, Who Should Do It & Why?
11:24amMetastatic Disease & Kyphoplasty: The Role For Cement Augmentation
11:32amCase Presentations, Wrap Up & A Potpourri With Answers
Case Panel Moderator:
Case Panel:
12:00pmLunch Served-
12:15pmLuncheon Symposium-
1:15pmEnd of Day-

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Orthopaedic Summit: Evolving Techniques

When: December 5-8, 2018

Where: Bellagio Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

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