The Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference will take place in Chicago from June 13 through June 15, 2019. As part of an ongoing series, Becker's is talking to healthcare leaders who plan on speaking at the conference. Read their Q&As below!

 


 Mohammad Agha, MD, Assistant Professor, Clinical PM&R, Clinical Orthopedic Surgery, University of Missouri Healthcare

On June 14th, Dr. Agha will speak on the, "Hospital-Physician Joint Ventures in Spine and Orthopedics," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Neil Badlani, MD, MBA, Spine Surgeon, The Orthopedic Sports Clinic

On June 13th, Dr. Badlani will speak on the, "Opioid Sparing Strategies, What Every ASC Needs to and Must Know," keynote panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotNiteesh Bharara, MD, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician, Director of Regenerative Medicine, Virginia Spine Institute

On June 14th, Dr. Bharara will serve on the panel, "Current Issues in Spine and Pain Management," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


Bhatti Bobby headshotBobby Bhatti, MD, Spine Surgeon, Atlanta Spine

On June 13th, Dr. Bhatti will speak on the, "Key Thoughts on What Makes Great Physician Leaders," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Adam J. Bruggeman, MD, Chief Executive Officer and Surgeon, Texas Spine Care Center

On June 14th, Dr. Bruggeman will speak on the, "The Relationship Between Orthopedic and Spine Practices and Their ASCs" panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotEvalina Burger, MD, Professor and Vice Chair, Deparment of Orthopedics, University of Colorado School of Medicine

On June 13th, Dr. Burger will serve on the panel, "Telehealth, AI and Predictive Analytics in Orthopedics, Spine and Pain Management," and on June 14th, she will serve on the panel, "Women's Leadership in Spine, Orthopedics and Pain Management," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


Kenneth Candido, MD, Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, UIC. Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

On June 14th, Dr. Candido will speak on the, "Pain Management - Key Business Issues," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Fred Davis, MD, President and Chief Medical Officer, Clinical Associate Professor, Michigan State University; ProCare Pain Solution

On June 13th, Dr. Davis will serve on the, "Pain Management Panel- What are the Best Opportunities in Pain Management," and "Anesthesia and Pain Management for ASCs," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotGurvinder Deol, MD, Orthopedic Spine Surgeon at Wake Orthopaedics based in Raleigh, N.C

On June 14th, Dr. Deol will speak on, "Hospital-Physician Joint Ventures in Spine and Orthopedics," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


deutsch harel rmcHarel Deutsch, MD, Co-Director, Rush Spine Center at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago

On June 13th, Dr. Deutsch will speak on the, "The Future of Innovation and Value in Surgery and Procedures," keynote panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotRichard Fessler, MD, Neurosurgeon, Chicago-based Rush University Medical Center

On June 13, Dr. Fessler will speak on the, "Key Issues in Minimally Invasive Surgery," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


 Brian Gantwerker, MD, FAANS, FACS, President, The Craniospinal Center of Los Angeles

On June 13th, Dr. Gantwerker will serve on the panel, "Spine Procedures in ASCs," and on June 14th, he will serve on the panel, "Hospital-Physician Joint Ventures in Spine and Orthopedics," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Standiford Helm II, MD, Medical Director, The Helm Center for Pain Management

On June 13th, Dr. Helm will speak on the, "The Biggest Challenges in ASCs" panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Steven Hochschuler, MD, Co-Founder, Texas Back Institute, Chairman, Texas Back Institute Holdings, Inc.

On June 13th, Dr. Hochschuler will speak on the, "Investing in Your Practice, Your ASC and in Early Stage Spine and Device Companies and Other Areas - Smart?
Dumb? And Practical Thoughts," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Nitin Khanna, MD, Ortho Specialists of Northwest Indiana

On June 13th, Dr. Knight will present on, "The Role of Perioperative Care in Outpatient Spine Fusion Surgery," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 


 Ellis M Knight, MD, MBA, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Coker Group

On June 13th, Dr. Knight will speak on, "Keys to Success Under Bundled Payment Models" at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotTodd Lansford, MD, Spine Surgeon, South Carolina Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center in Charleston

On June 14th, Dr. Landsford will speak on the, "Key ASC Management and Quality Concerns," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


Larose Daniel headshotDaniel Larose, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon and CEO, Advanced Surgery Center

On June 13th, Dr. Larose will serve on the panel, "Reinventing and Strengthening an ASC," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotEmmanuel Menga, MD, Spine Surgery, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Rochester Medical Center

On June 14th, Dr. Menga will serve on the panel, "How Can Spine Surgeons, Orthopedic Surgeons and Pain Management Physicians Thrive in a Changing Market?" at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


TK Miller, MD, Vice Chairman, Orthopaedic Surgery, Chief, Section of Sports Medicine, Carilion Clinic; Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

On June 13th, Dr. Miller will present on "Total Joints in ASCs," and on June 14th, he will present on the topic, "Pitfalls and Roadblocks to moving Total Joints to ASCs," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Momi Kam headshotKam Momi, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, Mt. Laurel, N.J.-based Coastal Spine

On June 13th, Dr. Momi will speak on the, "Spine Procedures in ASCs," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotAlpesh Patel, MD, Spine Surgeon, Chicago Spine MD

On June 13th, Dr. Patel will speak on the, "Population Health in Orthopedics, Spine and Pain Management," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


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On June 14th, Dr. Pazmino will speak on the, "Hospital-Physician Joint Ventures in Spine and Orthopedics," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Frank Phillips, MD, Program Director of Spine Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center

On June 13th, Dr. Verma will serve on the panel "Investing in Your Practice, Your ASC and in Early Stage Spine and Device Companies and Other Areas - Smart?
Dumb? And Practical Thoughts," and on June 14th, he will serve on the keynote panel, "The Future of Practice, Bundled Payments, Out of Network, Hospital Partnerships and More," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotMichael R. Redler, MD, Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor, Orthopaedics, University of Virginia; Assistant Clinical Professor, Frank H. Netter School of Medicine, Quinnipiac University; President, Medical Staff, Surgery Center of Fairfield County

On June 13th, Dr. Redler will be moderating the keynote panel, "Opioid Sparing Strategies, What Every ASC Needs to and Must Know," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 


Rothbart David Headshot 3David Rothbart, MD, Spine Surgeon, Spine Team Texas

On June 13th, Dr. Rothbart will speak on the, "Key Issues in Minimally Invasive Surgery," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 James Sanfilippo, MD, MBA, Spine Surgeon, Reconstructive Orthopedics; Chief, Combined Spine Section, Virtua Health; Chair, Virtua Spine Center

 On June 13th, Dr. Sanfilippo will speak on the, "What is the Future of Independent Practice; What are the Best Opportunities?" panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 Thomas Schuler, MD, FACS, Chief Executive Officer, Founder and Spinal Surgeon, Virginia Spine Institute

On June 15th, Dr. Schuler will present on the keynote presentation, "The Future of Spine Practice," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


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 Thomas Scully, MD, Neurosurgeon, Northwest NeuroSpecialists

On June 14th, Dr. Scully will speak on the, "The Future of Innovation and Value in Surgery and Procedures," keynote panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Placeholder HeadshotNick Shamie, MD, Chief of Orthopedic Spine Surgery and Vice Chair of International Affairs in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine

On June 14th, Dr. Shamie will speak on the, "6 Key Questions For Spine Surgeons — Where is Pay Headed? Where is Reimbursement Headed? Should I Own an ASC? Should I Become a Hospital Employee? How Do I Recruit Fellows? How Much Can I Make From Co-Management?," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


 David Shapiro, MD, Board Member, Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC)

On June 14th, Dr. Shapiro will serve on the keynote panel, "Washington DC Update," and will also serve on the panel, "Key ASC Management and Quality Concerns," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotAndrew J. Schoenfeld, MD, Associate Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Deputy Editor, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery

On June 13th, Dr. Schoenfeld will serve on the panel, "What is the Future of Independent Practice; What are the Best Opportunities?" at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

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Placeholder HeadshotJason Snibbe, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, Snibbe Orthopedics

On June 13th, Dr. Snibbe will speak on the, "Investing in Your Practice, Your ASC and in Early Stage Spine and Device Companies and Other Areas - Smart? Dumb? And Practical Thoughts," panel at at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

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 Sunny Uppal, MD, Spine Surgeon, Glenwood Surgical Center

 On June 14th, Dr. Upall will speak on the, "Spine Procedures in ASCs," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotMichael Verdon, DO, Physician within Premier Health's Clinical Neuroscience Institute in Englewood, Ohio

On June 13th, Dr. Verdon will speak on the, "Investing in Your Practice, Your ASC and in Early Stage Spine and Device Companies and Other Areas - Smart? Dumb? And Practical Thoughts" panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


 Rohit Verma, MD, Neurosurgeon, Northwell Health

 On June 15th, Dr. Verma will speak on the, "The Future of Orthopedics," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

 Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Placeholder HeadshotClaudio Vincenty, MD, Jacksonville, Fla.-based Jax Spine & Pain Centers

On June 13th, Dr. Vincenty will speak on the, "Data Analytics and Spine Surgery," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

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Placeholder HeadshotJeffrey C. Wang, MD, Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Co-Director, USC Spine Institute

On June 13th, Dr. Wang will serve on the keynote panel, "The Future of Innovation and Value in Surgery and Procedures," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

Click here to read the interview with Becker's Spine Review.

 

 

 

 

 


 Richard White, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine Physician, Fitzgibbon Hospital

On June 14th, Dr. White will speak on the, "Key Evolutions in the Medical Device Arena," panel at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

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Richard Wohns, MD, JD, MBA, Founder, President and Board Certified Neurosurgeon, NeoSpine

On June 14th, Dr. Wohns will speak on the keynote panel, "The Future of Practice, Bundled Payments, Out of Network, Hospital Partnerships and More," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

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 Anthony Yeung, MD, Voluntary Professor, University of New Mexico School of Medicine; Endoscopic Surgeon, Desert Institute for Spine   Care

On June 13th, Dr. Yeung will present on, "Utilizing Disruptive Endoscopic Technique," and will serve on the panel, "Keeping a Great Practice Thriving - Execution, Ancillaries, Leadership and More," at Becker's 17th Annual Future of Spine + The Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference.

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