The following presentations were made during the 46th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgeons in San Antonio, Texas on May 5 and 6, 2023. Click the title to see the PowerPoint slides in PDF format. This may require your browser to download a file. You will need to have Adobe Acrobat or another PDF viewer to see the contents of the file.

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Friday, May 5, 2023 session

Saturday, May 6, 2023 session

Friday    5/5/2023  8am-11am
Use of Robotics in Neurosurgery: An Update
Lucia Zamorano, MD, Birmingham, MI
Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
Posterior Instrumented Non-Fusion Stabilization Devices: Follow-up from FDA Trials
William C. Welch, MD, Philadelphia, PA
Frederick A. Simeone Professor in Neurosurgery, Penn Medicine
Anterior Lumbar Spine Exposures
Jon-Cecil Walkes, MD, Houston, TX
Chief CV Surgery, St Joseph Medical Center
Surgical Mission Trip to Honduras – Hand Surgery Cases
Sudhir Rao, MD, Big Rapids, MI
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Pediatric Wrist Fractures: Are we under treating them?
Mark N. Perlmutter, MD, Rocky Mount, NC
Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon, CR Ortho
Creating Ancillary Income in a Private Surgical Practice – OrthoSculpt
Steven Cyr, MD, San Antonio, TX
Orthopaedic Surgeon, CYRxMD Cosmetic Surgery
Posterior CV Junction Fusion in Elderly Patients: Techniques and Analysis of Single Surgeon Outcomes at a Level 1 Trauma Center
Gazanfar Rahmathulla, MD, Eau Claire, WI
Neurosurgeon, Mayo Clinic Health System
Saturday    5/6/2023  8am-11am
Modern Management Strategies in Thoraco-Lumbar Trauma
Cristian Gragnaniello, MD, PhD, San Antonio, TX
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, UT Health San Antonio; Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Audie Murphy VA, San Antonio
Postsurgical Outcomes with Interspinous Spacers in Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Clinical Outcomes and Complications
Mohan YS, MD, Garden City, MI
Neurosurgeon, Garden City Hospital
Role of Tranexamic Acid in the Management of Chronic Subdural Hematoma
Roy Torcuator, MD, Flint, MI
Neurosurgeon, Insight Institute for Neurosurgery and Neuroscience, Insight Surgical Hospital
Basivertebral Nerve Ablation
Jeffrey Epstein, MD, Babylon, NY
Neurosurgeon, Private Practice, Comprehensive Pain Care of Long Island
The Approach to the Orthopaedic IME: What the Science Says
David Weiss, DO, Morrisville, PA
Orthopaedic Pain Medicine Specialist