Thursday, January 25, 2024

Clinical Orthobiologics, Complementary Modalities, FDA Regulatory Updates

12:00p - 6:00p

Location: Nikko I-IV

Vendor Exhibits:  Nikko I-IV

Lectures:   Nikko I-IV


11:30a - 12:00p    Registration/Badge Pickup (Nikko Ballrooms)

12:00p - 12:10p    Course Welcome   (Nikko Ballrooms)                                        

Don Buford, MD, RMSK; Ben DuBois, MD

12:10p - 12:30p     20 questions: Orthobiologics Science   (PRP/BMC/Adipose)   

Matt Murphy, PhD            Don Buford, MD, RMSK

 12:30p - 1:30p       Platelet Rich Plasma And  Bone Marrow Concentrate Use In Orthopedics 

Don Buford, MD, RMSK

 1:30p - 1:45p         Break

 1:45p - 2:15p         Evidence Based Adipose Use in Orthopedics

Ariana Demers, DO  

 2:15p  - 2:30          Subchondral Injections For Bone Marrow Lesions


 2:30p  - 2:45         Orthobiologics Faculty Q&A

Orthobiologics Faculty

2:45p - 3:15p         Understanding The Development Of Orthobiologic Products


3:15p - 3:30p         Break                              


   Break/ Demo Set-up


3:30p - 6:00p  (all demos are pending vendor confirmation)

Demo 1:    PRP for shoulder tendinopathy          (Isto Precise PRP / Konica Minolta & Esaote ultrasound) (SM) 

Demo 2:   BMC for lateral elbow/ Right hip OA   (Apex BMC / Mindray & Konica Minolta ultrasound) (RW)

Demo 3:   BMC and PRP for bilateral knee OA     (Emcyte BMC + PRP / Wisonic & Sonosite ultrasound)   (DC)                                          

All Faculty 


​Sponsoring Vendors (subject to change pending vendor confirmation)

ISTO Biologics

Interventional Orthobiologics Foundation

Plymouth Medical (Emcyte PRP/BMC/Adipose)

Apex Biologix

Biorich Medical (Emcyte PRP/BMC/Adipose)

Fujifilm Sonosite Ultrasound

Wisonic Ultrasound 

Sonexhealth Ultrasound Guided CTR and Trigger Finger Release

Mavrix Profit System

Zetroz (Sustained Acoustic Medicine)

Mindray Ultrasound


Curamedix Shockwave / EMTT

Esaote Ultrasound - North America

Konica Minolta Ultrasound