Dr. Rodgers' Instructional Courses

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​​​​​​​​​Dr. Blake Rodgers, medical director of the SSM Health Spine & Pain Management ​Center has taught the following instructional courses:
  • Symposium on surgery of the lumbar spine, Beth Israel Hospital North, New York, March 22, 2000

  • Symposium on surgery of the lumbar spine, Bridgeport, W.Va. , Aug. 7, 2000

  • SCS/CLARIS educational course and training seminar, New Orleans, NASS, Oct. 26,2000

  • Surgery of the Degenerative Lumbar Spine, Paris, FR, ARGOS, Jan. 23, 2001

  • SCS/CLARIS educational course and training seminar, San Francisco, AAOS, Feb. 28, 2001

  • Symposium on alternatives to iliac crest bone grafting, San Francisco, AAOS, Feb. 28, 2001

  • Symposium on Spinal Arthordesis: Procedural Techniques and Grafting considerations, Orlando, Fla., ​March 31, 2001

  • Biologic Think Tank, Vail, Aug. 24, 2001

  • Advanced Techniques in Spinal Decompression and Fixation, Washington University School of  Medicine St. Louis, Mo., May 8-10, 2003
      
  • Surgery of the Degenerative Lumbar Spine, Arras, FR, Jan. 28, 2004

  • Surgery of the Degenerative Cervical Spine, Arras, FR, Jan. 29, 2004

  • Biologic and Demineralized Bone Matrix Grafting Research Group, Seattle, Wash. ​​​​, Sept. 26, 2006

  • Biologic and Demineralized Bone Matrix Grafting Research Group, Phoenix, Ariz., March, 15, 2007

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique, San Diego, Aug. 17, 2007

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique, San Diego, Feb. 15, 2008

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Advanced Techniques, San Diego, April 19, 2008

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique, Geneva, Switzerland, May 26-28, 2008

  • TransSacral Lumbar Fusion (AxiaLIF):  Technique, Geneva, Switzerland, May 29, 2008

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique, Toronto, Ontario, Oct. 23, 2008

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique, Las Vegas, Nev. ​, Nov. 13, 2008

  • TransSacral Lumbar Fusion (AxiaLIF): Technique, Steamboat Springs, Colo., Feb. 4, 2009

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique, Vienna, Austria, July 17, 2009

  • TransSacral Lumbar Fusion (AxiaLIF):  Technique, Vienna, Austria, July 17, 2009 

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique, Las Vegas, Nev. ​, Oct. 10, 2009

  • Facet Screw Fixation of the Lumbar Spine:  Technique, New York, Oct. 19, 2009

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Basic Technique, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, July 17, 2010

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique for Scoliosis, Miami, Fla., Oct. 15, 2010

  • Minimally Invasive Pedicle Screw Technique Deutsche Wirbelsäulengesellschaft DWG, Bremen, Germany, Dec.18, 2010

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Applications and Outcomes, New England Spine Society, April 24, 2011

  • MIS Spinal Surgery:  Economic Implications, Massachusetts General Hospital, April 25, 2011

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique for Spondylolisthesis, Cancun, Mexico, June 22, 2011

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Basic Technique, Mexico City, Mexico,  July 17, 2011

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Basic Technique, Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 5, 2011

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Advanced Technique Rio de Janiero, Brazil, Aug.4, 2011

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique for Spondylolisthesis, San Juan, Puerto Rico,​ Oct. 4, 2011

  • Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Basic Technique, Monterrey Mexico March 10, 2012

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique for Spondylolisthesis, Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 22, 2013

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Technique for Scoliosis, Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 22, 2013

  • MIS Lateral Interbody Fusion:  Complications and their Avoidance, Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 23, 2013​
 
 

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