NASS Global Spine Congress

Advanced Ultrasound and Fluoroscopic
Guided Lumbar Spinal Procedures


Academia, Singapore General Hospital

Monday, April 30, 2018

Intensive 1-day workshop

Intended to advance the existing skills of spine practitioners from a multi-specialty perspective. Distinguished faculty combines didactic instruction and hands-on lab-based training with topics related to the clinical evaluation of complex pain and functional impairment. Advanced management options including the role of radiofrequency rhizotomy, vertebral augmentation options, neuromodulation including spinal cord stimulation, and intra-thecal therapies are presented.

Chairmen and Faculty

David Fish, MD

Scott Kreiner, MD

David O’Brien, MD

Jeffrey Wang, MD

Thomas Xu,, MD

Sunil Panchal, MD

Patrick Hsieh, MD

Allen Chen, MD

Wilson Tay, MBBS

You'll gain strategies to:

  • Explain the role of advanced pain procedures in the evaluation and treatment of spine pain
  • Comprehend the potential risks and complications of advanced spinal interventions to patients
  • Understand the role of neuromodulation in treating spine pain
  • Understand the role of neuromodulation in treating spine pain
  • Understand the role of radiofrequency denervation in treating facet and SIJ mediated pain
  • Be familiar with how ultrasound guidance may be used in performing spinal injections and it's limitationsh


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