Summer Lumbar Spinal Injections

Burr Ridge, IL
Starts: 7:00AM Fri Jun 21, 2019 Ends: 1:00PM Sat Jun 22, 2019

This two-day intensive workshop, featuring basic and advanced lumbar spinal injection techniques, provides formal didactic, hands-on training and round table case discussions to provide a full understanding of the role of basic and advanced lumbar spinal injections in spine care.

The workshop will progress your knowledge and skill with training utilizing cadavers for demonstration of anatomic fluoroscopic structure in correlation with the various procedures. Experienced faculty will provide an intimate opportunity to improve knowledge regarding patient selection and technique for lumbar epidural steroid injections, facet injections, sacroiliac joint injections, transforaminal injection/selective nerve blocks, medial branch blocks and radiofrequency. In addition to learning about the techniques in doing these procedures, participants will learn some of the literature surrounding them as well as learning risks associated with and how to avoid them.

Co-chairs

David R. O'Brien, Jr., MD

William Sullivan, MD

What you will learn:

  • Fluoroscopic Anatomy and Radiation Safety
  • Risks and Complications
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Lumbar Transforaminal ESI/Selective Nerve Root Blocks
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injections
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Blocks and Facet Joint Injections
  • Lumbar RFA
  • Coding and Reimbursement

Audience

In accordance with guidelines recommended by the CME Committee and adopted by the Board of Directors, physicians in the following specialties only may enroll in this course: Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Radiology, Neurology, Orthopedic Surgery, and Neurosurgery.

Registration

 Registration NamePrice LevelRegistration Fees

 General Registration

 General RegistrationMember Doctor$1995.00
 General RegistrationNon-Member Doctor$2195.00

Location

Specialty Education & Research Center (near Chicago)
7075 Veterans Blvd.
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
US
630-230-3600

Hotel & Travel

SpringHill Suites Chicago Southwest at Burr Ridge/Hinsdale
15W90 N. Frontage Road
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Reservation Number: (630) 323-7530
Rate: $132 plus tax
Cut-off Date: May 21, 2019
Note: Hotel is walking distance to Specialty Education & Research Center

Our Policy

Cancellation must be submitted via email to registration@spine.org by May 31, 2019 to receive a refund less cancellation processing fee of $175. Registrations are not transferable and there are no substitutions.

CME

The North American Spine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The North American Spine Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the US, that participate in this CME activity, are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ .

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Have A Question?

We want to make sure that your registration process is a pleasant one, so if you have any trouble or a question, please email or call us at (630) 230-3600.