Past Meetings

Exhibits

Company Booth #
Beijing Fule Science & Technology Development Co., Ltd. 23
Biomet Spine 3
DePuy Synthes Spine 17
Ellipse Technologies, Inc. 10
Elsevier 25
EOS Imaging 8
Globus Medical 20
K2M 19
L&K Biomed 16
Lanx 7
Medtronic 5/6
Misonix 14
NuTech 4
Nuvasive 11/12
Orthofix, Inc. 21/22
Paradigm Spine 1
Spineguard, Inc. 9
Stryker 18
Osseon 13
TranS1, Inc. 2
Zimmer Spine 24
Zyga Technologies 15
 

 


Hands-on Workshops

Wednesday, July 18, 2012 – Premium Workshops
15:00 – 17:00
Cocktails & snacks will be provided.

Rail 4D™ Technology for Sagittal Balance Restoration
Presented by: K2M
Room: Emirgan 1
Instructors: TBD
Breakthrough technology with a revolutionary “beam –like” design providing enhanced rigidity to aid in the restoration of sagittal balance, while maintaining a low-profile.

Put the Power in Your Deformity Case!
Presented by: Medtronic
Room: Emirgan 2
Instructors: Sigurd H. Berven, MD

Thursday, July 19, 2012 - Morning Hands-On Workshops
7:00 – 8:00am
Breakfast will be provided.

Expanding the Limits of MIS: Complex Correction Techniques with VIPER 3D and COUGAR LS
Presented by: DePuy Spine
Room: Hamidiye
Instructors: D. Greg Anderson, MD and Frank Philips, MD
This session is designed for surgeons experienced with MIS procedures who want to learn new MIS techniques and advance their expertise in this area. This session will include a discussion on techniques for deformity correction through percutaneous fixation and an overview of the lateral approach to interbody fusion with the DePuy Spine MIS Lateral Platform.

Surgical Techniques in Osteotomies
Presented by: Globus Medical
Room: Camlica
Instructors: Benny Dahl, MD and Sigurd H. Berven, MD
This hands-on workshop will feature case presentations and technique reviews for corrective osteotomies used in the treatment of complex spinal deformity. The course will also offer surgeons the opportunity to evaluate the Globus Medical Corrective Osteotomy Set and the unique features that ideally position the platform to treat complex cases.

Rail 4D™ Technology for Small Stature Patients
Presented by: K2M
Room: Emirgan 1
Instructors: TBD
Breakthrough technology with a revolutionary “beam –like” design providing enhanced rigidity to aid in the restoration of sagittal balance, while maintaining a low-profile for small stature patients

Advanced Posterior Cervical Facet Distraction and Fusion Techniques
Presented by: Medtronic
Room: Emirgan 2
Instructors: Vincent Traynelis, MD

Thursday, July 19, 2012 - Afternoon Hands-On Workshops
15:30 – 16:30
Cocktails and snacks will be provided.

Correction Techniques in Adult Deformity
Presented by: DePuy Spine
Room: Hamidiye
Instructors: TBD
This hands-on-workshop is designed for surgeons experienced with open deformity procedures who want to learn new techniques for instrumented deformity correction utilizing the Favored Angle Screw. The session will include a technique discussion with case examples as well as hands-on demonstration.

MIS Meets Complex Spine
Presented by: K2M
Room: Emirgan 1
Instructors: TBD
Rigid fixation to the spine platform for transpsoas muscle splitting approach. Innovative design departure from the tubular retractors, provides tremendous adaptability to both patient anatomy and surgeon technique.

XLIF® for Anterior Column Realignment
Presented by: Nuvasive
Room: Camlica
Instructors: Behrooz A. Akbarnia, MD
Luiz H. Pimenta, MD, PhD
William Smith, MD
Juan Uribe, MD

VEO Lateral Access System: Seeing is Believing
Presented by: Trans1
Room: Emirgan 2
Instructors: James Manzanares, MD
See the possibilities in this hands-on, clinical overview presenting the clear and direct visualization offered by VEO in lateral fusion procedures. Through a combination of direct psoas visualization and unobstructed fluoroscopic views, VEO delivers an enlightened approach via a radiolucent, two-stage retractor system. Come see the possibilities.

Friday, July 20, 2012 - Morning Hands-On Workshops
7:00 – 8:00am
Breakfast will be provided.

Advanced Techniques in Treating AIS
Presented by: DePuy Spine
Room: Hamidiye
Instructors: Harry Shufflebarger, MD
Peter O. Newton, MD
Amer Samdani, MD
This workshop is designed for surgeons who want to learn about advanced techniques in treating AIS from an expert panel. This case based session will include an overview of the latest available technology and techniques for treating complex deformity in the adolescent population

Innovative Instrumentation Alternatives
Presented by: K2M
Room: Emirgan 1
Instructors: TBD
Learn new and revisit efficacious techniques to manage complex deformity reconstruction. You won’t want to miss this workshop!

MIS Approaches for the Complex Spine
Presented by: Medtronic
Room: Emirgan 2
Instructors: Neel Anand, MD and Mark B. Dekutoski, MD

Posterior Approaches for Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Presented by: Orthofix
Room: Camlica
Instructors: Rajiv Sethi, MD
This session will include a review of a modular pedicle screw system for addressing complex spinal deformity correction from a posterior approach. The session will include a review of clinical strategy and how to avoid complications.

Friday, July 20, 2012 - Afternoon Hands-On Workshops
15:00 – 16:00
Cocktails and snacks will be provided.

Introducing the TranslationTM Screw Technology, A New Platform for Optimal Screw Placement
Presented by: Biomet Spine
Room: Hamidiye
Instructors: Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD
Biomet Spine will be introducing the TranslationTM Screw Technology, which allows the screw head to translate medial/lateral relative to the screw shaft. This unique multi-axial screw platform is designed to encourage optimal screw placement, allowing for less rod manipulation, thus simplifying rod introduction and procedural efficiency.

Direct Vertebral Rotation: Single Rod or Dual Rod?
Presented by: K2M
Room: Emirgan 1
Instructors: TBD
Poised to address the most difficult correction manuevers for complex spinal pathologies. Top-loading, low-profile spinal system featuring Zero-Torque Technology offering a variety of screw types coupled with revolutionary instrumentation.

Direct Vertebral Body Maneuver Techniques
Presented by: Stryker Spine
Room: Camlica
Instructors: TBD
The hands-on workshop will offer participants an opportunity to evaluate new corrective derotation techniques for the treatment of deformity. Participants will also assess the applications of deformity implants and how they impact the decision-making process. Featuring Xia®3, Suk™ DVR, Ilios and Revision systems.

AxiaLIFt: The Next Generation of Lumbosacral Fusion
Presented by: Trans1
Room: Emirgan 2
Instructors: Gary Fleischer, MD

 

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IMAST Committee

Chair
Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD

Past Chair
Todd J. Albert, MD

Jacob M. Buchowski, MD, MS
Charles H. Crawford, III, MD
Benny T. Dahl, MD
Mark Dekutoski, MD
Lawrence G. Lenke, MD
Morio Matsumoto, MD
Praveen Mummaneni, MD
Michael F. O'Brien, MD
Glenn Rechtine, II, MD
Justin S. Smith, MD
Daniel J. Sucato, MD, MD

 

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July 10-13, 2013
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