Saturday, April 28

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

014 Emerging Technologies in Spine Surgery

Fee: $650
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $455
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Director(s): Doniel Gabriel Drazin, MD

Assistant Director(s): Joseph S. Cheng, MD, MS, FAANS

Faculty: Jens Chapman, MD; Neil R. Malhotra, MD, FAANS; Claudius Thome, MD, IFAANS (Austria); Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS

This course will explore the new advances in the field of emerging technologies in spine surgery, with insight into the current, state-of-the-art technology for treating spinal pathology. Topics include but are not limited to intraoperative imaging, navigation, robotics, integrated software and surgical planning tools, next generation microscopes and surgical instruments, patient specific instrumentation, combinatorial technologies, augmented reality, human/systems integration, workflow and learning curves.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to: