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Evidence-Based Regenerative Medicine

Thursday, August 15, 2019      8:00 am – 5:30 pm

CME Credits

SpectrumCare is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

SpectrumCare designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Regenerative Medicine
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Aaron K. Calodney, MD
Anesthesiologist & Interventional Pain Specialist, Texas Spine & Joint Hospital
Corey W. Hunter, MD
Executive Director, Ainsworth Institute of Pain Management
Jianguo Cheng, MD, PhD, FIPP
President, American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM)
Katy Moncivais, PhD
Independent Regenerative Medicine Consultant
Marko Bodor, MD
Founder, Bodor Clinic, Regenerative Spine & Sports Medicine
Steve M. Aydin, DO
Chief of PMR & Interventional Pain Management, Kayal Orthopaedic Center


8:00 am

Katy Moncivais, PhD

8:15 am

Evidence-Based Regenerative Medicine in 2019
Corey W. Hunter, MD

  • Understanding the differences between the different regenerative therapies available and what patient/diagnosis would indicated to receive them

9:00 am

Differentiating Types of Stem Cells
Aaron K. Calodney, MD

9:45 am


10:00 am

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
Steve M. Aydin, DO

  • What blood cells are useful?
  • Comparing platelet content and concentrations
  • How does fibrin content influence tissue regeneration?

10:45 am

Cellular Action: How Stem Cells “Grow Up” 
Katy Moncivais, PhD

11:30 am

Lunch & Networking

12:30 pm

Biased Stem Cell Lines
Corey W. Hunter, MD

1:15 pm

Stem Cell Treatments for Neuropathic Pain
Jianguo Cheng, MD, PhD

2:15 pm


2:30 pm

Treating Discogenic Deterioration 
Aaron K. Calodney, MD

3:15 pm

Ethical & Legal Considerations for Regenerative Medicine 
Steve M. Aydin, DO

3:45 pm


4:00 pm

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) for Chronic Pain
Katy Moncivais, PhD

Research & Equipment Demonstration
Learn the science behind using tDCS over the primary motor cortex, and the indications for chronic pain treatment. Equipment will be displayed and discussed.

4:45 pm

Hands-On Labs:

  • Ultrasound
  • PRP

Additional Reading