Section I: Cervical Spine
1. Closed Cervical Skeletal Tong Placement and Reduction Techniques
2. Halo Placement in the Pediatric and Adult Patient
3. Anterior Odontoid Resection: The Transoral Approach
4. Odontoid Screw Fixation
5. Anterior C1-C2 Arthrodesis: Lateral Approach of Barbour and Whitesides
6. Anterior Cervical Corpectomy/Diskectomy
7. Anterior Resection of Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
8. Anterior Cervical Disk Arthroplasty
9. Occipital-Cervical Fusion
10. C2 Translaminar Screw Fixation
11. Posterior C1-C2 Fusion: Harms and Magerl Techniques
12. Cervical Spine: Lateral Mass Screw Fixation
13. Cervical Pedicle Screw Fixation
14. Posterior Cervical Osteotomy Techniques
15. Posterior Cervical Laminoplasty
Section II: Thoracic Spine
16. Anterior Thoracic Diskectomy and Corpectomy
17. Anterior Thoracolumbar Spinal Fusion via Open Approach for Idiopathic Scoliosis
18. Operative Management of Scheuermann’s Kyphosis
19. Resection of Intradural Intramedullary or Extramedullary Spinal Tumors
20. Endoscopic Thoracic Diskectomy
21. VEPTR Opening Wedge Thoracostomy for Congenital Spinal Deformities
22. Posterior Thoracolumbar Fusion Techniques for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
23. Thoracoplasty for Rib Deformity
24. Complete Vertebral Resection for Primary Spinal Tumors
Section III: Lumbar Spine
25. Sacropelvic Fixation
26. Posterior Far Lateral Disk Herniation
27. The Lateral Extracavitary Approach for Vertebrectomy
28. Osteotomy Techniques (Smith-Petersen and Pedicle Subtraction) for Fixed Sagittal Imbalance
29. Spondylolysis Repair
30. Surgical Treatment of High-Grade Spondylolisthesis
31. Interspinous Process Motion-Sparing Implant
32. Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
33. Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
34. Transpsoas Approach for Thoracolumbar Interbody Fusion
35. Lumbar Total Disk Arthroplasty
37. Minimally Invasive Exposure Techniques of the Lumbar Spine
38. Hemivertebrae Resection
39. Lumbar Internal Laminectomy
40. Minimally Invasive Presacral Retroperitoneal Approach for Lumbosacral Axial Instrumentation
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Dr. Alexander Vaccaro is the Richard H. Rothman Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Professor of Neurosurgery at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was the recipient of the Leon Wiltse award given for excellence in leadership and clinical research for spine care by the North American Spine Society (NASS) and is the past President of the American Spinal Injury Association and current President of the Association for Collaborative Spine Research. He has over 530 peer reviewed and 195 non-peer reviewed publications. He has published over 300 book chapters and is the editor of over 44 textbooks and co-editor of OKU-Spine I and editor of OKU-8. Dr. Vaccaro is the President of Rothman Institute, Chairman of the department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Co-Director of the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of the Delaware Valley and Co-Director of Spine Surgery and the Spine Fellowship program at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital where he instructs current fellows and residents in the diagnosis and treatment of various spinal problems and disorders.
The Everrett J. and Marion Gordon Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery; Professor of Neurosurgery, Co-Director of the Delaware Valley Spinal Cord Injury Center; Co-Chief Spine Surgery, Co-Director Spine Surgery; Thomas Jefferson University and the Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Cedars-Sinai Institute for Spinal Disorders, Los Angeles, CA
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