Ultrasound Guided Musculoskeletal Intervention and Cellular Therapy Training Course
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Now in its 9th year, this course covers common image guided procedures along with new and developing topics in musculoskeletal intervention. Integrated patient assessment and new treatment options can help physicians expand their practice and skills. The techniques presented address a wide range of clinical issues including arthritis intervention, sports medicine treatments and foot and ankle procedures. Office-based musculoskeletal intervention is a rapidly growing field of medicine. Treating these common medical problems in a time and cost effective manner can strengthen and build a practice.
Review basic musculoskeletal ultrasound and interventional techniques.
Target musculoskeletal anatomy for treatment using ultrasound imagining.
Learn sports medicine interventional procedures including platelet rich plasma (PRP) and stem cells.
Introduce new protocols for PRP/stem cell treatments and post procedural care.
Detail a method to begin an MSK service at your facility and review billing issues.
Attain advanced technique skills utilizing stem cells, PRP, botulinum toxin and extracorporeal shock wave therapy.
Todd P. Stitik, MD
Todd P. Stitik MD, RMSK is a PM&R physiatrist, and professor, with a certification in MSK ultrasound in Newark, NJ. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania and is a consultant/advisor to industry leaders.
Joseph M Bellapianta, MD
Joseph M. Bellapianta, MD,is an orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in arthroscopic and open treatment of joints at Bellapianta Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in New Jersey. He is a college and pro team physician. Elite athletes seek out his approach.
Sandip Biswal, MD
Sandip Biswal, MD is a Diagnostic Radiologist/MSK Interventionalist and Chief of MSK Radiology at the Stanford Health Care System. He is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and the Director of MSK Radiology Fellowship program at Stanford University.
R. Amadeus Mason, MD
R. Amadeus G. Mason, MD, family physician, is board certified in Sports Medicine, a professor at Emory University, and is registered as an MSK ultrasound specialist with a special interest in biologic injections. He is the Team Physician for USA Track & Field and a graduate of Princeton and Howard Universities.
Joseph C McGinley, MD, PhD
Joseph McGinley MD, PhD, a graduate of Temple University Medical School with a residency and fellowship at Stanford University, is a Diagnostic Radiologist specializing in MSK radiology and sports medicine with a special emphasis in non-surgical treatment of sports injuries. He will present on his procedure for Exertional Compartment Syndrome and other unique cellular therapy treatments.