Should You Wait For Surgery Innovations Before Getting Surgery?

Thomas C. Schuler, MD; Christopher R. Good, MD; Richard Guyer, MD; Todd J. Albert, MD; Martin Pham, MD; Jeffrey L. Gum, MD; Thomas Mroz, MD; Jim Schwender, MD

Should You Wait for Future Innovations before Getting Surgery?
July 22, 2020

An excerpt from Spine-Talks®: Cities 2020, a virtual tour of exciting minimally invasive advancements from the voices of members of the National Spine Health Foundation’s Medical and Scientific Board, who have been recognized as the nation’s top spine surgeons.

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James D. Schwender, MD James D. Schwender, MD
James D. Schwender, MD
Twin Cities Spine Center (Minneapolis, MN)
Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS
Thomas C. Schuler, MD, FACS
Virginia Spine Institute (Reston, VA), President of Board Of Advisors
Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS
Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS
Christopher R. Good, MD, FACS
Jeffrey L. Gum, MD Jeffrey L. Gum, MD
Jeffrey L. Gum, MD
Norton Leatherman Spine Center (Louisville, KY)
Richard D. Guyer, MD Richard D. Guyer, MD
Richard D. Guyer, MD
Texas Back Institute (Dallas, TX) Richard
Todd J. Albert, MD Todd J. Albert, MD
Todd J. Albert, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery (New York, NY)
Martin H. Pham, MD Martin H. Pham, MD
Martin H. Pham, MD
UC San Diego Health (San Diego, CA)
Thomas Mroz, MD Thomas Mroz, MD
Thomas Mroz, MD
Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, OH)

Spine Talks® Cities, Surgery,

Is Surgery the Only Option? Is Surgery the Only Option?
Is Surgery the Only Option?
Dr. Haines & Dr. Bharara, Virginia Spine Institute
How Do You Pick the Right Surgeon? How Do You Pick the Right Surgeon?
How Do You Pick the Right Surgeon?
Thomas C. Schuler, MD; Christopher R. Good, MD; Richard Guyer, MD; Todd J. Albert, MD; Martin Pham, MD; Jeffrey L. Gum, MD; Thomas Mroz, MD; Jim Schwender, MD
Patient and Surgeon Shared Decision Making Patient and Surgeon Shared Decision Making
Patient and Surgeon Shared Decision Making
Mladen Djurasovic
New Training for Spinal Surgeons New Training for Spinal Surgeons
New Training for Spinal Surgeons
Mladen Djurasovic
What is a Spine Specialist? What is a Spine Specialist?
What is a Spine Specialist?
Dr. Thomas Schuler, President of NSHF Medical & Scientific Board
Thao Allen, PA, Spine Specialist at Virginia Spine Institute
Bone Health and Successful Fusions Bone Health and Successful Fusions
Bone Health and Successful Fusions
John Dimar
2018 WGYB Gala Award Recipient: Eric Major 2018 WGYB Gala Award Recipient: Eric Major
2018 WGYB Gala Award Recipient: Eric Major
Eric Major
Spine Research & The Future Spine Research & The Future
Spine Research & The Future
Thomas C. Schuler, MD; Christopher R. Good, MD; Richard Guyer, MD; Todd J. Albert, MD; Martin Pham, MD; Jeffrey L. Gum, MD; Thomas Mroz, MD; Jim Schwender, MD