12:00 noon – 12:05 p.m.
Welcome and Introductions
Dawn Traverso, Aventura
12:05 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Pain Management: What attorneys need to know Speakers
Jonathan Daitch, MD
I. Who is most qualified to treat pain from an interventional and non-interventional pain management standpoint
II. Psychosocial aspects of pain, determining real pain vs malingering
III. How to deal with medication overprescribing, potential addiction and abnormal urine tests.
IV. Role of discography in pain management, and preparation for fusion surgery
V. The use of FME (Functional Medical Examination) vs FCE (Functional Capacity Evaluation)
1:15 p.m. – 1:25 p.m.
Question and Answers
1:25 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.