Mar 10

Vertebral Intraosseous Plasma Rich in Growth Factor (PRGF) Infiltrations as a Novel Strategy for the Treatment of Lumbar Pathology

TOBI Faculty, Dr. Kirchner and colleagues, have recently published their case presentation of a novel strategy for the treatment of degenerative low back pain in a recent issue of the Journal of Orthopedic Surgery and Research.  A primary motivation to adopt minimally invasive cell-based therapies in the field of Orthobiologics to treat degenerative conditions of the spine led this team of researchers and clinicians to present the first reported case description of the utilization of Vertebral Interosseous and Intervertebral disc...

Mar 13

What’s New in Interventional Spine Biologics? Studies from TOBI Faculty

This year TOBI has added a workshop and cadaver lab track: Interventional Spine/Pain Management Biologics. Catch up with our Faculty publications in spine before joining us in June at TOBI 2017: 22 Feb 2018; Oxford University Press: Pain Medicine Increased Nuclear T2 Signal Intensity and Improved Function and Pain in a Patient One Year After an Intradiscal Platelet–Rich Plasma Injection Dr. Gregory Lutz of the Hospital for Special Surgery continues his remarkable research on intradiscal platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections in this new publication...