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Now displaying: May, 2023
May 23, 2023

Long Island and Brooklyn based Pain Physician, David Rosenblum, MD describes prolotherapy and discusses mechanism of action, evidence and protocols.  Also mentioned in this podcast, Prolotherapy protocols, low dose version high dose dextrose prolotherapy, spine prolotherapy, Spine ligaments Intertransverse ligament, Ilolumbar ligament pain and more!

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References

Geonhyeong Bae, Suyeon Kim, Sangseok Lee, Woo Yong Lee, Yunhee Lim. Prolotherapy for the patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain: systematic review and meta-analysis Anesth Pain Med 2021;16(1):81-95.

Solmaz, İ. & Örsçelik, A. (2022). Approximately Three Years of Prolotherapy Experience of a Traditional and Complementary Medicine Center: An Epidemiologic Study . International Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine Research , 3 (2) , 64-70 . DOI: 10.53811/ijtcmr.1040648
 
Harmon, Dominic, and Vladimir Alexiev. "Sonoanatomy and injection technique of the iliolumbar ligament." Pain Physician 14.5 (2011): 469.
 
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Sit, R.W.S., Wu, R.W.K., Reeves, K.D. et al. Efficacy of intra-articular hypertonic dextrose prolotherapy versus normal saline for knee osteoarthritis: a protocol for a triple-blinded randomized controlled trial. BMC Complement Altern Med 18, 157 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12906-018-2226-5
May 10, 2023

Morton’s Neuroma Diagnosis Treatment and Regenerative Medicine Options

 
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Dr Rosenblum discusses Morton’s Neuroma and describes typical presentation, diagnosis, treatments such as corticosteroid injection, nerve ablation, regenerative medicine and more!
 
 
Morton's neuroma is a painful condition that affects the foot, specifically the ball of the foot. It occurs when the tissue surrounding the nerves leading to the toes thickens, causing intense pain, numbness, or a burning sensation.
 

Course Calendar

 

Practice Management Webinar: The End of the Public Health Emergency. What’s Changed and what Opportunities Remain!

Regenerative Pain Medicine Course NYC- May 13

Pain Management Board Review/Refresher Course/ Ultrasound Training NYC- June 9-11, 2023

 Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine NYC- July 19, 2023

Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine NYC- August 19th, 2023

Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine- Sept 15, 2023, San Juan, PR

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References
 
Platelet-rich-plasma Injection Therapy For Morton's Neuroma - Page #4. https://www.amssm.org/plateletrichplasma_injecti-csa-268.html?StartPos=130&Part=4a

Bhatia M, Thomson L. Morton's neuroma - Current concepts review. J Clin Orthop Trauma. 2020 May-Jun;11(3):406-409. doi: 10.1016/j.jcot.2020.03.024. Epub 2020 Apr 10. PMID: 32405199; PMCID: PMC7211826.

Barbara De AngelisLucilla LucariniFabrizio OrlandiAnnarita AgovinoAlessia MignerValerio CervelliValentina IzzoCristiano CurcioRegenerative surgery of the complications with Morton's neuroma surgery: use of platelet rich plasma and hyaluronic acidVolume10Issue4 August 2013 Pages 372-376
May 2, 2023
2023 Update to the Sacroiliac Joint 
CMS Covered Indications for SI Joint Injection
 
Long Island Based Interventional Pain Physician, David Rosenblum, MD discusses Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction, and CMS’s Covered Indications for Sacroiliac Joint Injection and Diagnostic Nerve Block
 
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Sacroiliac Joint Injections are considered necessary and reasonable when all of the following criteria are met:
 
  1. Moderate to severe low back pain primarily experienced over the anatomical location of the SI joints between the upper level of the iliac crests and the gluteal fold, AND
  2. Low back pain duration of at least three (3) months, AND
  3. Low back pain below L5 without radiculopathy, AND
  4. Clinical findings and/or imaging studies do not suggest any other diagnosed or obvious cause of the lumbosacral pain (such as central spinal stenosis with neurogenic claudication/myelopathy, foraminal stenosis or disc herniation with concordant radicular pain/radiculopathy, infection, tumor, fracture, pseudoarthrosis, or pain related to spinal instrumentation), AND
  5. At least three positive findings with provocative maneuvers: FABER, Gaenslen, Thigh Thrust or Posterior Shear, SI Compression, SI Distraction and Yeoman Tests,3,4 AND
  6. Low back pain persists despite a minimum of four weeks of conservative therapies.5
 
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References

https://www.cms.gov/medicare-coverage-database/view/lcd.aspx?lcdId=39383&ver=9
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