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The Future of IPM? Evidence, Technique, Documentation, Billing and Coding Strategies for Percutaneous Surgeries (318)

11:15 AM–12:15 PM Saturday, February 29

AAPM and APPD welcomes you to attend this inaugural three-session educational event where fellowship directors from across the country will discuss the fellowship selection process, provide tips for a successful match, and discuss the literature, patient selection, and billing/coding for popular Interventional procedures.

This is a non-CME event.

Spinal Neurostimulation: DRG and SCS Pearls

Scott Brancolini, MD MPH

Vertebral Augmentation Pearls

Amitabh Gulati, MD

Percutaneous Image Guided Lumbar Decompression

Sayed Wahezi, MD and Chong Kim, MD

Panel Discussion

Learning objectives:

  • Define the evidence behind percutaneous surgical procedures.
  • Describe percutaneous surgical procedure techniques.
  • Define CPT and ICD-10 codes important to coding/billing for pain medicine practices.