Thursday, July 29, 2021

Clinical Orthobiologics, Complementary Modalities, FDA Regulatory Updates

12:00p - 6:15p

Cosmopolitan Hotel, Las Vegas

Room: Condesa 3/4 (2nd Floor)


Orthobiologics A to Z


12:00p - 12:15p    Registration/Badge Pickup


12:15p - 12:30p    Course Welcome                                         

Don Buford, MD, RMSK; Ben DuBois, MD

12:30p - 1:00 p    20 questions: Orthobiologics Science     

Matt Murphy PhD and Don Buford, MD

1:00p - 1:30p    Evidence Based PRP Use In Orthopedics 

Don Buford, MD, RMSK

1:40p - 2:00p    Evidence Based Bone Marrow Concentrate Use in Orthopedics

Don Buford, MD, RMSK


2:00 - 2:10p   BREAK


2:10p - 2:30p    Evidence Based Adipose Use in Orthopedics

Gerry Malanga, MD

2:30p - 2:50p    Practical Spine Orthobiologics

Mary Ambach, MD

2:50p - 3:10p    Complementary Orthobiologic Therapies: Shock Wave

John Knab, MD

3:10p - 3:30p     Orthobiologics Use/Marketing: Avoid The FDA!

Joanne Halbrecht, MD


3:30p - 3:45p    Orthobiologic Roundtable Q&A       All Faculty


3:45 - 4:00    Break/ Demo Set-up


4:00p -  6:15p(ish)      Videorecorded Adipose harvest and procedure/ Clinical Pearls

                                            Bone Marrow Aspiration/Needle Arthroscopy/ Clinical Pearls     

                                            Ultrasound Guided Platelet Rich Plasma Procedure/ Clinical Pearls

Gerry Malanga, MD

Don Buford, MD, RMSK

All Faculty


​Sponsoring Vendors (subject to change)

Interventional Orthobiologics Foundation

Trice Medical 

Apex Biologix

Biorich Medical

Mark2 Medical    (Mindray Ultrasound, Wisonic Ultrasound )


Terason Ultrasound

Fuji Sonosite Ultrasound





Konica-Minolta Ultrasound

Comprehensive Laboratories, LLC / Weaver Wellness Clinic