DePuy Synthes Cadaver Lab
Location: UC San Diego's Center for the Future of Surgery
Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Disease using the eXtreme Lateral Approach (XLIF®)
Location: NuVasive Headquarters
SI-BONE Primary Surgeon Training
Location: Pacific American Life Science Learning Center
The course will focus on the diagnosis and the MIS surgical treatment of the SIJ. The program consists of a didactic session and an extensive cadaveric training session on the iFuse Implant System. The didactic session will cover the anatomy and biomechanics of the SIJ, Diagnosis, and treatment options of the SIJ pathologies and review of the clinical literature on MIS SI joint fusion.