Trauma/Degenerative Disease

Friday, April 12
10:00 am - 11:59 am
Location: 20A; SDCC

Moderator(s): John R. Caruso, MD, FAANS; Iain H. Kalfas, MD, FAANS; Sharad Rajpal, MD, FAANS

10:00 am - 10:19 am

Geriatric Odontoid Features; Operate or Not?

Jens Chapman, MD

10:20 am - 10:39 am

SCI Trials and Tribulations

James S. Harrop, MD, FAANS

10:40 am - 10:54 am

Bioengineering a Human Spinal Cord Repair Based on Rats

Eve C. Tsai, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada)

10:55 am - 11:09 am

Implant Surface Technology and Its Effect on Osteointegration

Eric J. Woodard, MD, FAANS

11:10 am - 11:24 am

Surgery for T-L Disorders: New Tricks for Old(er) Dogs

Charles B. Stillerman, MD, FAANS

11:25 am - 11:39 am

Surgery for Symptoms of Lumbar Disk Herniations: What Have We Learned, How Has it Changed, Over Dr. Benzel's 30 Years

Steven Garfin, MD

11:40 am - 11:54 am

Biomechanics of Thoracic Pedicle Screws

David W. Polly Jr., MD

11:55 am - 11:59 am


Expert Panel Discussion