Monday 12 June
Clinical Workhop: Strategies to approach lumbar interbody fusion: benefits of posterior and anterior method
Speaker: Dr Andreas Korge (Schoen Klinik, Munich Harlaching, Germany)
Dr Andreas Korge will present the basic methods required to approach the lumbar spine, with an emphasis on minimally invasive practices. Dr Korge will also discuss the methods available for interbody fusion with anterior and posterior approaches.
GSpine Workshop: Clinical Outcome Measures – Collection, Use and the British Spine Registry
Speakers: Prof MarKus Quante (Schoen Klinik, Neustadt, Germany) and Mr Mike Hutton (Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital)
How will greater clinical data input and outcome measurement influence current and future spinal service provision? Prof Markus Quante will present how a successful programme of clinical measures can direct surgical decision and drive service improvement. Mr Mike Hutton shall discuss how the British Spine Registry can benefit spinal service provision. There will be opportunity for delegates to ask questions.
Morning Workshop: Amedica - Advantages of Silicon Nitride in Spine Fusion
Speaker: Sonny Bal
Morning Workshop: Thompson Surgical Instruments
Lunch Workshop: Pain Management: Neuromodulation
Dilemma of Axial Back pain – Is HF10 spinal cord stimulation therapy a potential solution?
Speakers: Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy and Mr Jonathan Lucas from Guys and St Thomas’s Hospital, London
HF10 spinal cord stimulation overview and evidence review for the treatment of Chronic Back and Leg pain. Including the latest highly significant update - 3 year results of the HF10 treatment of chronic low back pain in patients who have not had spinal surgery study.
Lunch Workshop: Meet the expert - Titan Spine’s nano surface technology – an active participant in the fusion process
Speaker: Jim Sevey
Jim Sevey from Titan Spine will be on-hand to discuss the science behind the Titan nanoLOCK surface technology.
Flyer is available here.
Afternoon Medicrea Workshop
Biomechanical engineers will be on hand to walk you through UNiDTM technology’s proprietary 7-step iterative cycle with live case simulations to understand how UNiD can strategically support your practice while cost-reducing improved patient outcomes
Flyer is available here.
Afternoon SpineCor scoliosis brace fitting workshop
A rolling programme of short 10 minute demos of the most common SpineCor brace classifications. Using live models the postural Corrective Movement and unique biomechanical principles of SpineCor bracing will be explained. Please do not miss out on the opportunity to learn more about this fascinating and unique scoliosis bracing technology.
Tuesday 13 June
Clinical Workshop: Syndromic Deformity
Speaker: Neil Oxborrow
Gspine Workshop: The benefits and limitations of Navigation for Spinal Surgery
Speaker: Marcel Ivanov
Leica Morning Workshop
Lunch Workshop: Pain Management: DenerveX, a New and Novel Device for Enduring Relief of Facet Joint Pain
Speaker: Vikas Kapoor
Learn about the new DenerveX™ system for treating facet joint pain using Rotacapsulation, a combination of high heat and rotational capsular tissue shaving, in a minimally-invasive posterior procedure.
FH Orthopaedics Afternoon Workshop: ESP disc prosthesis
Speaker: Jean-Yves Lazennec
Macromed Afternoon Workshop
- EIT Smart Spinal Fusion™ for First Time Right: the need for spinal balance. Dr S van Gaalen
- icotec BlackArmor®: Composite non-metallic technology for spinal tumour stabilisation.
- i-FACTOR™: Peptide Enhanced Bone Graft Technology Platform.
Wednesday 14 June
Clinical Lunch Workshop: Sagittal Balance in the Adult and Pediatric Spine
Gspine Lunch Workshop: iGA: A comprehensive Approach to Planning and Achieving Integrated Global Alignment
Speaker: Dennis Cirino, Vice President, Computer-Assisted Surgery at NuVasive (USA)
SI-Bone - Examination Techniques
SI-Bone - Symposium Presentations
Clinical Workshop: Percutaneous Intradiscal laser ablation using Arc discharge laser fiber for treatment of herniated discs – a clinical perspective.
Speaker: Mo Akmal - Consultant Spine Surgeon
Technical Session: Percutaneous Intradiscal laser ablation using Arc discharge laser fiber – a patented innovation for treatment of herniated discs.
Mr Munenori Hiraiwa, Inventor & President, NORIS MED JAPAN
Afternoon Workshop: Highland Medical
Spinal Kinetics: Natural Motion with the M6 Artificial Disc…Design, Development and Clinical Application of the only Physiologic Artificial Cervical and Lumbar Disc…Meet the Expert
Speaker: Nick Koske
Thursday 15 June
Clinical Lunch Workshop
GSpine Lunch Workshop: Advancements in 3D Printed Patient Specific Implants: A Case Series
Speaker: Gibran Maher, Anatomics
NSpine Emerging Technology in Education and Imaging Morning Workshop
NSpine Robotics Afternoon Workshop: Robotic technology demonstration by leading manufacturers and developers
Demonstration of utilisation of novel learning tools in surgical training and advanced imaging technology