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Cervical Spinal Interventionalist Course
The Kahan Center
170 Jennifer Road Suite 240
Annapolis , MD 21401
United States
410-571-9000
Thursday, February 16, 2023, 4:00 PM to Saturday, February 18, 2023, 5:00 PM CST
Category: AOCPMR Calendar

Cervical Spinal Interventionalist Course

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This intensive boutique style workshop will feature basic cervical spinal injection techniques, providing a hands on didactic educational session to provide a complete understanding of the indications for interventional cervical injections and the basic knowledge to give the participant confidence in performing these injections. The workshop will improve your basic knowledge of spinal anatomy and utilization of fluoroscopy to identify the important landmarks to perform successful cervical spinal injections. Attendees must be PGY-4 or higher and have completed a lumbar interventional course. First come first serve basis.

This course is certified for 19 hours of category 1 AOA CME credits. At the end of the course participants will be knowledgeable in:

  1. Risks and utilization of fluoroscopy
  2. Fluoroscopic spinal anatomy in relation to interventional injections
  3. Indications and contraindications for cervical and thoracic spinal injections
  4. Proper technique for cervical and thoracic spinal injections
  5. Risks of spinal injections      

Day 1:

1630-1645                           Welcome 
1645-1700                           Opening remarks
1700-1800                           Understanding Fluoroscopy
1800-1900                           Corticosteroids
1900                                    Networking and Reception

Day 2

0730-0745                           Continental breakfast and Coffee
0745-0845                           Clinical Anatomy for the Clinical Specialist
0845-0945                           Setting up Fluoroscopy live
0945-1000                           Break
1000-1100                           Cervical Epidural Corticosteroid injections
1100-1200                           Cervical and thoracic  transforaminal epidural corticosteroid injection
1200-1300                           Lunch
1300-1400                           Cervical and thoracic medical Branch Blocks and Zygapophyseal Injections
1400-1500                           Medical Necessity and Coding for Cervical and thoracic Procedures
1500-1730                           HANDS ON INTERACTIVE THERAPEUTIC LABORATORY UTILIZING STICK-IT-2-MER
1730-1800                           Q&A with moderator

Day 3:

0730-0745                           Welcome and coffee
0745-1200                           HANDS ON INTERACTIVE THERAPEUTIC LABORATORY UTILIZING STICK-IT-2-MER
1200-1300                           Lunch

1300-1600                           HANDS ON INTERACTIVE THERAPEUTIC LABORATORY UTILIZING STICK-IT-2-MER
1600-1630                           Q&A with moderator

1630                                    Program Concludes


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