Program

Friday, October 26, 2018

7:15 am Registration, Continental Breakfast, Exhibit Visitation
8:00 am Opening Remarks / Introduction / Welcome – Scott Daffner, MD

Session I

8:10 am Case Presentation: Lumbar Surgery: A Patient’s Journey – Patient
8:20 am Diagnosis and Assessment – John France, MD
8:35 am Radiology Interpretation and Lumbar Anatomy – Jennifer Koay, MD
8:50 am Role of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation – Jack Brautigam, PT
9:05 am Pain Management: PT Failed; What Now? – Richard Vaglienti, MD
9:20 am Discussion of the Patient’s Surgical Procedure – John France, MD
9:35 am Q & A Panel: Moderated by – Scott Daffner, MD
9:50 am Break

Session II

10:00 am Failed Lumbar Spine Surgery – Robert Marsh, MD
10:20 am Psychological and Behavioral Approaches to Pain – Richard Gross, PhD
10:40 am Pain, Opioids and Addiction – Jeremy Hustead, MD
11:00 am Interventional Pain: Spinal Cord Stimulator/Pain Pump – Richard Vaglienti, MD
11:20 am Back Pain or Function: What should be the Focus? – Christopher Martin, MD
11:40 am Q & A: Moderated by – Shari Cui, MD
12:00 pm Lunch

Session III

1:00 pm Why Do We Choose the Surgeries We Do? – Cara Sedney, MD
1:20 pm Compression Fractures – Traumatic and Osteoporotic – Scott Daffner, MD
1:40 pm Pediatric Spine Deformity: Scoliosis – John Lubicky, MD
2:00 pm Integration of Surgery and Radiotherapy for Spinal Metastases – Malcolm Mattes, MD
2:20 pm Spinal Masqueraders: Non-spine Conditions that Mimic Spinal Stenosis – Shari Cui, MD
2:40 pm Q & A: Moderated by – John France, MD
3:00 pm Break

Session IV

3:20 pm Chiropractic Care and Acupuncture – Nicholas Marchesani, DC
3:40 pm Medical Marijuana: The Evolving Use in Pain Management – Russ Cersosimo
4:00 pm Legal Implications for Documentation – Christine Vaglienti, JD
4:20 pm Q & A: Moderated by – Cara Sedney, MD
4:25 pm Closing Remarks – Scott Daffner, MD