4th Annual International Spino-Plastic Reconstruction Symposium

Phoenix, AZ US
April 14, 2023 to April 15, 2023

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options

Course Directors: Edward M. Reece, M.D., M.S., Alexander Ropper, M.D., Maziyar A. Kalani, M.D. and Sebastian Winocour, M.D., M.Sc., F.A.C.S.

April 14-15, 2023 - Mayo Clinic Frank Education Center, Phoenix, Arizona

The modern care of patients who suffer from challenging clinical spine-related conditions requires a multidisciplinary team approach. Mayo Clinic's Spino-Plastic Reconstruction Symposium provides spine surgeons from neurosurgery and orthopedic and plastic surgeons the latest advances and innovations in spinal surgery. Topics include, pedicled bone grafting, free tissue transfer, allograft and autograft arthrodesis, and newer spino-plastics frontiers. The format is case-based, panel discussions, and a surgical demonstration. The symposium highlights the latest procedures in spinal surgery and plastic surgery technologies.


Target Audience

This course is designed for physicians, fellows, and residents specializing in orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, and plastic surgery.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the shortcomings of current techniques in spinal fusion.
  • Review the latest surgical techniques in the management of revision spine surgery patients.
  • Describe evolving management strategies of new surgical techniques in cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine indications.
  • Use knowledge gained to improve wound infection and complication rates after spine surgery procedures.
  • Describe team-based, multidisciplinary strategies for spinal care.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 9.25 Attendance
Event starts: 
04/14/2023 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
04/15/2023 - 1:00pm


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Mayo Clinic Franke Education Center
5777 East Mayo Boulevard
Phoenix, AZ 85054
United States


Residence Inn by Marriott Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic (5 minutes of walking distance from Mayo Clinic Franke Education Center)
5665 E Mayo Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85054

Reservations link

A limited number of rooms at a special group rate of $164.00 (USD), single or double occupancy, per night, plus applicable state/local taxes, are available.

Please secure your reservation before the room block is filled or the cut-off date of March 13, 2023. Any reservations made after the Cutoff Date shall be at the hotel's then current available rate.

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

General Session (Live or Livestream) April 14, 20235.25
Hands-On Workshop (Live only) April 15, 20234.00

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 9.25 Attendance

For information regarding exhibit opportunities, please reach out to Kristy Badder.

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