Advanced Neurosonology in Interventional Pain Medicine- August 5-6, 2017 Dallas, TX USA

Course Date and Time: August 5, 2017 - 8:00am
Price: $1,850.00
Member Price: $1,850.00

Advanced Interventional Neurosonology including Nerve Ablation, Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Implants and Nerve Entrapment Procedures


August 5-6, 2017- Embassy Suites DFW-Dallas, TX. USA
Saturday August 5th- Didactic and Live model hands-on stations- 8:00am-5:00pm
Sunday August 6th- Cadaver training- 8:00am-5:00pm
Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas- DFW Airport South
4650 West Airport Freeway
Irving, TX 75062
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12 Full hours of Hands-on Training
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Target audience: 
            Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurology, Neurological Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery. 


  1. Advanced Ultrasound Nerve Anatomy of the Lower Extremity- Lumbar plexus- (IliohypogastricNerve, IlioinguinaNerve, Genitofemoralnerve, lateral Cutaneous nerve of thigh, Obturatornerve and Femoral nerve). Saphenous Nerve Anatomy- (Inguinal ligament, Femoral nerve, Saphenous nerve, Hunter’s canal, Sartorius muscle, Infrapatellarbranch and terminal branch). Sacral Plexus-(Superior Gluteus nerve, Inferior Gluteus nerve, Pudendalnerve). Sciatic nerve, Common peronealnerve, Superficial peronealnerve, deep peronealneuropathy, tibialnerve, tarsal tunnel syndrome, suralnerve, Morton neuroma.

    Advanced Ultrasound Nerve Anatomy of the Upper Extremity- Brachial Plexus, Suprascapular, Axillary Radial (spinal groove, PIN), Ulnar (AIN, Carpal tunnel), Medial Ante brachial Cutaneous Nerve.

    Advanced Ultrasound of Nerve Entrapments- Peripheral Nerve Injury Classification, Ultrasound appearance of nerve pathology, Etiology of nerve injury and a case by case approach to nerve injuries.

    Advanced Ultrasound in Non-Neurosurgical Treatments- Analgesticblockage, Intrathecal pumps and refill procedures, Neuroablation, Intraoperative assistance, minimally invasive nerve release, Neuromodulation, Steroids (an unknown category), effects on corticosteroids on peripheral nerves, groin pain, pudendalneuralgia, cervical root RFA, thoracic root RFA, brachial plexus chemical ablation, peripheral nerve stimulation, brachial plexus stimulation, occipital nerve stimulation, treatment of post amputation pain with PNS and PNS implant procedures.

Scheduled Faculty:
Michael Gofeld, M.D., University of Toronto, Canada
Einar Ottestad, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine
Mark A. Mahan, M.D., University of Utah Health
David Spinner, D.O.,  Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Michel Kliot, M.D., Stanford University Medical Center, Dept. of Neurosurgery
Mark Friedrich Hurdle, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL.
Sadiq Bhayani, M.D., University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester UK
Matthew Pingree, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.
Eric Williams, M.D., Dellon Institute for Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Hariharan Shankar, M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin, Zablocki Medical Affairs Veterans Center
Danzhu Guo, M.D., Pain & Rehabilitation Medicine, Baycare Clinic
Danqing Guo, M.D., Pain & Rehabilitation Medicine, Baycare Clinic

This activity is jointly sponsored by Dannemiller and the WAPMU.

In-Kind support was provided by the following companies:


ACCME Accreditation Statement:
This activity has been planned and implemented by Dannemiller and WAPMU. In support of improving patient care, Dannemiller is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Dannemiller designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

ADA statement:Dannemiller and the WAPMU fully comply with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please contact Scot Sarver at by July 5, 2017 to receive service.
Faculty Disclosure: As a provider accredited by ACCME, Dannemiller must ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in its educational activities. Course director(s), planning committee, faculty, and all others who are in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest related to the subject matter of the educational activity. Safeguards against commercial bias have been put in place. Faculty also will disclose any off-label and/or investigational use of pharmaceuticals or instruments discussed in their presentation. Disclosure of this information will be published in course materials so those participants in the activity may formulate their own judgments regarding the presentation.