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Advancements in Spinal Surgery: Pursuing perfection
Spinal Surgery Conference
Saturday 28th October 08:00 – 14:00
The Crown Plaza, Coogee Beach
Free event for GP’s, Allied Health and Nursing Staff
Free morning tea and lunch
Laminectomy, the most common spinal operation over 65. Does it work?
Dr Richard Parkinson
Bulging discs: When to refer/should the surgeon intervene? ?
Dr Ralph Stanford
Options for managing curvature of the spine in the older person?
Dr Andreas Loefler
The argument for restraint in spinal surgery?
Dr Jacob Fairhall
Evidenced Based spinal surgery: What works?
Dr Raj Reddy
Disc replacement: Is this changing the way we treat necks?
Dr Marc Coughlan
Painful and worn out discs. Choosing the right candidate for fusion?
Dr Angus Gray
Options for managing curvature of the spine in children?
Dr Peter Wilson
Mechanical pain vs. neurological pain. What and when to investigate?
Dr James Yu
Injections for back pain vs. leg pain. Can this help us localise pain generators?
Dr Prashanth Rao
Red flags and other causes of back and neck pain?
Please RSVP by October 10