The next Orthopedic Grand Rounds will take place October 14, 2015. Topic: Perioperative Multimodal Pain Management
This grant-funded Category 1 CME activity will take place at CRs The Restaurant in Hampton, NH Networking will begin at 6 pm. Dinner, lecture and Q&A should be completed by 8 pm.
Contact Bethany Roun at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Presenter: Akhil Sastry, MD, Atlantic Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, Portsmouth, NH
Akhil Sastry, MD, FAAOS is an orthopedic surgeon with Atlantic Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in Portsmouth, NH. He received his medical degree from Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine. He completed his internship in General Surgery at New York Medical College, and his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine. Dr. Sastry recently completed a fellowship for joint preservation and reconstruction at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics at the Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.
This lecture will review all pain protocols. Dr. Sastry will describe the role of new analgesics and the complications of opioid use after surgery.