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Annual Assembly

Optimizing Outcomes for Patients With Spasticity: Improving Assessment and Maximizing Intervention Options

Introduction
Andrea P. Toomer, MD, FAAPMR and Thomas K. Watanabe MD, FAAPMR
                           
8 am

Pathophysiology of UMNS
John McGuire, MD, FAAPMR

8:05 am-8:25 am

Assessment of the Patient (measures of spasticity, evaluation of function, development of appropriate goals) 
Michael Saulino, MD, FAAPMR and John McGuire, MD, FAAPMR

8:30 am-8:50 am

Treatment Options (toxin, phenol, ITB, surgery, medications,therapy/casting)
Michael Saulino, MD, FAAPMR

8:55 am-9:15 am

Hands-on Skills Lab
All Faculty ​

9:20 am-10:30 am
Break

10:30 am
Hands-on Skills Lab
All Faculty
 
10:40 am-12:10 pm
Lunch
          
12:10 pm-1 pm
Building and Managing a Spasticity Practice
Andrea P. Toomer, MD, FAAPMR
                               
1 pm-1:20 pm
Billing and Coding
Andrea P. Toomer, MD, FAAPMR

1:25 pm-1:50 pm

Toxin Dosing
Thomas K. Watanabe, MD, FAAPMR

1:55 pm-2:15 pm

Hands on Skills Lab
All Faculty

2:20 pm-3:30 pm
Break
          
3:30 pm

Hands on Skills Lab
All Faculty

3:40 pm-5 pm
Adjourn          5 pm

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Faculty and topics subject to change.