Thursday, January 26, 2023

Clinical Orthobiologics, Complementary Modalities, FDA Regulatory Updates

12:00p - 6:30p

Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas

Room: Pending


(Faculty subject to change)

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

12:15p - 12:30p    Course Welcome                                         

Don Buford, MD, RMSK; Ben DuBois, MD

12:30p - 1:00p    20 questions: Orthobiologics Science   (PRP/BMC/Adipose)   

Matt Murphy, PhD

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

Don Buford, MD, RMSK

1:30p - 1:50p    Evidence Based Bone Marrow Concentrate Use in Orthopedics

Don Buford, MD, RMSK

1:50p - 2:10p    Evidence Based Adipose Use in Orthopedics

Ariana Demers, DO  

2:10p - 2:25p   Orthobiologics Faculty Q&A

Don Buford, MD, Ariana Demers, DO, John Ferrell, MD, Matt Murphy, PhD, Chris WillIams, MD

2:30p - 2:50p     Orthobiologics Use/Marketing: How To Avoid The FTC, FDA, DA, and the State Medical Board!

Don Buford, MD, RMSK

2:50p - 3:00p     Orthobiologics Regulatory And Advertising Q & A

Orthobiologics Faculty


3:00p - 3:10p  Break

3:10p - 3:30p   Subchondral Injections For Bone Marrow Lesions

John Ferrell, MD

3:30p - 3:50p   Shockwave and EMTT Therapies

John Knab MD  (Video Lecture)


3:50 - 4:15    Break/ Demo Set-up


4:15p -  4:45p             Ultrasound Guided Platelet Rich Plasma Procedure/ Clinical Pearls 

                                       Knee PRP/needle arthroscopy demo (pending)

5:00p -  5:20p            Videorecorded Adipose harvest and procedure/ Clinical Pearls (during BMC spin)   

4:45p -  6:00p            Bone Marrow Aspiration/Needle Arthroscopy/ Clinical Pearls     

                                         Ultrasound guided posterior iliac crest bone marrow aspiration

                                       Knee BMC injection demo(pending)                              

All Faculty


​Sponsoring Vendors

(Vendors are subject to change)


Plymouth Medical

Apex Biologix

AQ Therapeutics (Adipose MAPS Kit)

Biorich Medical


Konica-Minolta Ultrasound

Fujifilm Sonosite Ultrasound

Wisonic Ultrasound 

Clarius Wireless Ultrasound

Samsung Ultrasound / Avante Health Solutions

Limber Health Solutions

Trice Medical (Mi-Eye3/Tenex/Segway CTR/Mi-Ultra)

Texas Diagnostic Labs