Inspired Spine hosts surgeon training for MIS procedures in cadaver lab: 5 highlights

Written by Megan Wood | March 07, 2017 | Print  | Email

Minnesota-based Inspired Spine held a training session on its advanced minimally invasive spinal fusion approaches.

Here are five highlights:

 

1. Inspired Spine held the session at its 2017 Winter Cadaver Lab in Dallas on March 4, 2017.

 

2. Thirty attendees participated in the four-hour lab, taught by Hamid Abbasi, MD, PhD.

 

3. Dr. Abbasi taught the Inspired Spine OLLIF and Inspired Spine MIS-DLIF techniques for treating scoliosis.

 

4. With these procedures, Dr. Abbasi performs multi-level lumbar fusion procedures in less than half the time of traditional methods.

 

5. Most of Dr. Abbasi's patients are discharged from the hospital in 36 hours post-surgery.

 

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