Lead Instructor ...
DVM, MS, DACVS
The skills taught will be neurologic localization, SOP instrumentation, thoracolumbar hemi-laminectomy, fenestration, stabilization of lumbar fractures with SOP locking spinal plates, cervical slot decompression, dorsal laminectomy for lumbosacral decompression. There will be five sessions beginning with theory and detailed step by step description of the procedures followed by a demonstration of the procedure by an instructor on a cadaver. The attendees will then repeat the procedures on cadavers and can repeat the procedures as needed. Instrumentation will include standard surgical instrumentation, specialized spinal instrumentation, high speed burr, drills, and SOP instrumentation and screws.
The Advanced Spine Surgery Level I is designed for surgeons that are skilled at surgery and wish to expand their surgical repertoire to spinal surgery.
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DVM, MS, DACVS
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
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All the tools you need to succeed, all in one extraordinary learning environment. Oquendo Center is devoted to practical, clinical and knowledge based learning. Distinctively designed for medical professionals to share, collaborate, teach and learn, this cutting-edge center is fully equipped with the most advanced equipment for hands-on training. A sought-out destination for forward thinking education and innovation, Oquendo Center is a premier environment for professional learning, optimized to advance the field of medicine.
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