Medical Breakthroughs from Penn Medicine
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Medical Breakthroughs features the newest medical advancements in the areas of oncology, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, and genetics featuring America’s leading physicians and medical researchers from Penn Medicine.
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Most Recent Episode
When Your Patient Has a Spinal Deformity: Clinical Priorities
Host: Barnett Mennen, MD
Guest: Comron Saifi, MD
Spinal deformity places strain on the vertebrae and supporting muscles, tendons, ligaments, and tissues supporting the spinal column. The treatment and management of this condition becomes centrally important to maintain patient quality of life through functional mobility and activity levels. Host, Dr. Barry Mennen and Dr. Comron Saifi discuss the leading assessment and treatment options for spinal deformity. Dr. Saifi is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Division of Spine Surgery at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Episodes of This Show
Oct 22, 2017
Jun 6, 2017