AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves — Spine Section Session

The Section Sessions include oral presentations of top-rated abstracts, announcements of awards, lectures from accomplished speakers and moderated discussions on current topics.

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Wednesday, April 29
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Moderator(s): Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS; Michael Patrick Steinmetz, MD, FAANS; Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS


2:00 pm - 2:02 pm

Point-Counter Point - Case Presentation: 28 y/o Male with Acute Traumatic Cervical Spinal Cord Injury

Michael Patrick Steinmetz, MD, FAANS

2:25 pm - 2:27 pm

Point-Counter Point - Case Presentation: 67 y/o Male with Grade I Spondylolisthesis with Neurogenic Claudication

Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

2:28 pm - 2:38 pm

Point-Counter Point: MIS TLIFs Achieve Better Decompression and Can Restore lordosis

Roger Hartl, MD, FAANS

2:39 pm - 2:49 pm

Point-Counter Point: MIS TLIFs are Kyphosing: Need LLIF to Achieve Maximal Foraminal and Disc Height Restoration

Adam S. Kanter, MD, FAANS

2:50 pm - 2:52 pm

Point-Counter Point - Case Presentation: 55 y/o Female with C6 Radiculopathy from Spondylosis with Severe Foraminal Stenosis and Disc Height Loss

Zoher Ghogawala, MD, FAANS

3:04 pm - 3:14 pm

Point-Counter Point: Stand-alone Cages Result in Loss of Lordosis, Subsidence with Potential for Worsening Alignment and/or Worse Fusion Rates

Vincent C. Traynelis, MD, FAANS

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Question and Answer Session

3:44 pm - 3:56 pm

Robotics - Should We All Use It?

Juan Santiago Uribe, MD, FAANS

3:57 pm - 4:09 pm

When Does Arthropasty Fail: Important Lessons on Patient Selection

Domagoj Coric, MD, FAANS

4:36 pm - 4:48 pm

Beyond BMP: Osteobiologics - Which Ones Work

Michael W. Groff, MD, FAANS

4:49 pm - 5:00 pm

Question and Answer Session