Regenerative Spine Therapies: Are We There Yet?

Regenerative therapies continue to be explored as options for the treatment of back pain. This one-hour video session presents the pros/cons on the use of regenerative therapies and concludes with discussion led by the session moderator.

Regenerative Spine Therapies: Are We There Yet?
Moderator: Michael B. Furman, MD, MS

Is It Reasonable to Offer Regenerative Treatments for Low Back Pain?
David Levi, MD

Stem Cells in Spine Care
D. Scott Kreiner, MD

Materials presented in this activity have been made available by the Spine Intervention Society for educational purposes only. We reserve all rights to such material.

Educational Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Assess the new technology and discuss how it can be incorporated into practice.
  • Discuss advanced procedural details that can increase patient outcomes.

Disclosure Information
Michael B. Furman, MD, MS
Nothing to disclose

D. Scott Kreiner, MD
Nothing to disclose

David Levi, MD
Nothing to disclose

Michael B. Furman, MD, MS
Royalties: Elsevier
Expert witness: Malpractice defense and plaintiff cases
Expense reimbursement: SIS

D. Scott Kreiner, MD
Research grant: Relievant
Consultant: State Farm, US Department of Justice
Position in healthcare association/society: SIS, NASS

David Levi, MD
Grant support: SIS (Intradiscal Bone Marrow Concentrate study)
Position in healthcare association/society: SIS
Travel reimbursement: SIS, NASS

References are provided within the speakers' presentations.

Accreditation Statement
The Spine Intervention Society (SIS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement SIS designates this live internet activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Commercial Support
No commercial support was received for this activity.

Date of Activity Release: 09/29/2020
Date of Activity Expiration: 09/28/2021

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