Scientific Program

  • » May 2, Thursday 2019
    ISMISS Turkey
    08:45-09:00 Opening
    Mehmet Zileli, Fahir Özer, Cumhur Kılınçer, Richard Fessler
    09:00-10:00 Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery
    Moderator: Mehmet Zileli
    09:00-09:15 Learning curve in MIS surgery Salman Sharif
    09:15-09:30 Minimally invasive decompression of stenosis Richard Fessler
    09:30-09:45 From small to smaller: Evolution of tubular retractors from 18 mm to 14 mm in management of lumbar disc herniations Arvind Kulkarni
    09:45-10:00 Hemilaminotomy and bilateral decompression for thoracic stenosis Kemal Koç
    10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
    10:30-12:15 Spinal Endoscopy
    Moderator: Fahir Özer
    10:30-10:45 Endoscopic anatomy of the lumbar intervertebral foramen Hikmet Uluğ
    10:45-11:00 Are we safe around the intervertebral foramen (cadaver study)? Tarık Yazar
    11:00-11:15 Indications and limits of the transforaminal and interlaminar approaches Hikmet Uluğ
    11:15-11:30 Endoscopic intralaminar discectomy Joachim Oertel
    11:30-11:45 Transforaminal endoscopic discectomy at L5-S1 with foraminoplasty Oğuz Karaeminoğulları
    11:45-12:00 Endoscopic approaches to the extraforaminal herniations Hikmet Uluğ
    12:00-12:15 Endoscopic approaches to densely calcified centrolateral thoracic disc herniation Mehdi Sasani
    12:15-13:30 Lunch Break
    13:30-15:00 MIS Fusion
    Moderator: Murat İmer
    13:30-13:45 Fusion surgery. Is MIS better? Salman Sharif
    13:45-14:00 Alternative treatments for adult degenerative scoliosis Richard Fessler
    14:00-14:15 Minimally invasive TLIF: Evolution from C-arm guidance to 3D navigation Arvind Kulkarni
    14:15-14:30 Surgical approaches for cervical radiculopathy Cumhur Kılınçer
    14:30-14:45 Minimally invasive correction of adult degenerative scoliosis Richard Fessler
    14:45-15:00 Paravertebral muscles: What does this mean for lumbar spinal fusion Artem Skidanov
    15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
    15:30-16:00 Video Session
    Moderator: Mehdi Sasani
    15.30-15.40 Video 1 Joachim Oertel
    15.40-15.50 Video 2 Hikmet Uluğ
    15.50-16.00 Video 3 Oğuz Karaeminoğulları
    16:00-17:24 Oral Presentations
    Moderators: Sebastian Gitter, Cumhur Kılınçer
    16:00-16:06 OP-1 Timing of operative intervention versus early and long-term neurological outcomes in patients with spinal epidural abscess Surath Sanjaya Kumara Munasinghe Arachchige, Himashi Kularatna
    16:06-16:12 OP-2 A new technique that percutan endoscopic decompression and vertebroplasty in a patient with osteoporotic vertebral fracture Ülkün Ünlü Ünsal, Salim Şentürk
    16:12-16:18 OP-3 Brucella cervical spondylitis: Report of 6 cases Abolfazl Rahimizadeh
    16:18-16:24 OP-4 Successful management of Remote Hangman’s Fracture Abolfazl Rahimizadeh
    16:24-16:30 OP-5 Complications of pedicle screw fixation in surgery of the cervical spine Murodzhon Kosimshoev, Vladimir Klimov, Roman Halepa, Aleksey Evsyukov, Jamil Rzaev
    16:30-16:36 OP-6 A novel and reproducible classification of the vertebral artery in the subaxial cervical spine Fabian Winter, Ichiro Okano, Stephan N Salzmann, Colleen Rentenberger, Jennifer Shue, Andrew A Sama, Federico P Girardi, Frank P Cammisa, Alexander P Hughes
    16:36-16:42 OP-7 The effect of straight or lordotic rods on cervical subaxial alignment while fusing C1-C2 Ismail Iştemen, Ali Arslan, Yurdal Gezercan, Semih Kıvanç Olguner, Kemal Alper Afşer, Ali Ihsan Ökten
    16:42-16:48 OP-8 Cervical bone mineral density measured by QCT in patients undergoing anterior cervical spine surgery

    Stephan N. Salzmann, Courtney Ortiz Miller, Ichiro Okano, Fabian Winter, Jennifer Shue, John A. Carrino, Andrew A.   Sama, Frank P. Cammisa, Federico P. Girardi, Alexander P. Hughes

    16:48-16:54 OP-9 Total en bloc spondylectomy for primary tumors of the spine with fixation. A single center study Talgat T. Kerimbayev, Viktor G. Aleinikov, Yermek A. Urunbayev, Yergen N. Kenzhegulov, Zhandos M. Tuigynov
    16:54-17:00 OP-10 Clinical series of chiari malformation type 1: Surgical results analyzed with a special emphasis on complaints, presence of syringomyelia, and surgical technique Barış Küçükyürük
    17:00-17:06 OP-11 Intraoperative neurophysiology during decompressive surgery of spinal stenosis ın 50 cases Emine Taşkıran
    17:06-17:12 OP-12 Comparison of microdiscectomy and endoscopy assisted discectomy methods used in posterior approach in soft servical disk cases Resul Karadeniz, Ozhan Merzuk Uckun, Ayberk Karaman, Denizhan Divanlioglu, Aydin Talat Baydar, Ugur Kemal        Gunduz, Ahmet Deniz Belen, Ali Dalgıc
    17:12-17:18 OP-13 The burst fractures of thoracolumbar junction: The clinical outcome results of surgically treated patients by posterior segment stabilization Hakan Özalp
    17:18-17:24 OP-14 Cervical disc herniation: The clinical outcomes of the patients who have undergone to anterior cervical discectomy Vural Hamzaoğlu
  • » May 3, Friday 2019
    Craniovertebral Junction & Spine Stability and Instability
    Craniovertebral Junction
    08:30-10:00 CVJ Session I
    Moderator: Atul Goel
    08:30-08:45 Craniovertebral junction instability - evolving thoughts Atul Goel
    08:45-09:00 The research of the mechanism of atlanto-axial dislocation induced by basilar invagination Zan Chen
    09:00-09:15 CVJ 360 degree surgical approaches. Dreams, nightmares and reality in personal experience Massimiliano Visocchi
    09:15-09:30 The application of Goel's technique in the treatment of BI-AAD Zan Chen
    09:30-09:45 CVJ surgery in childhood: A challenge Massimiliano Visocchi
    09:45-10:00 Central or axial atlantoaxial instability Atul Goel
    10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
    10:30-12:15 CVJ Session II
    Moderator: Massimiliano Visocchi
    10:30-10:45 Cranio cervical junction fixation points: Technical notes Abd-Elhafiz Shehab-Eldien
    10:45-11:00 Atlantoaxial screw techniques and revision of C1-2 fixation Serkan Şimşek
    11:00-11:15 Hybrid fixation for atlantoaxial dislocation or instability Hao Zhang
    11:15-11:30 Anterior or posterior stabilization of dens fractures Joachim Oertel
    11:30-11:45 (Im)possibilities in craniocervical reconstructive surgery Wilco C. Peul
    11:45-12:00 Surgery for degenerative spine and OPLL Atul Goel
    12:00-13:30 Lunch Break
    13:30-15:00 CVJ Session III
    Moderator: Mehmet Zileli
    13:30-13:45 Surgical treatment of upper cervical spine trauma Vadim Byvaltsev
    13:45-14:00 Moral boundaries in craniospinal trauma Wilco C.Peul
    14:00-14:15 Comparative analysis of surgical approaches for craniovertebral junction tumors Vadim Byvaltsev
    14:15-14:30 Indications of occipitocervical fixation Mehmet Zileli
    14:30-14:45 Cadaver lab in CVJ surgery: The beginning or the end of the journey? Massimiliano Visocchi
    14:45-15:00 Posterior C1-C2 fixation for traumatic atlantoaxial instability Vadim Byvaltsev
    15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
    Spine Stability and Instability
    15:30-17:30 Spine Stability and Instability
    Moderator: Fahir Özer
    15:30-15:45 What is spine stability and instability? Sait Naderi
    15:45-16:00 Segmental instability Tunç Öktenoğlu
    16:00-16:15 Non-linear correlations of smaller surgery, stability and succesful outcome Özkan Ateş
    16:15-16:30 Spinal stability: An argument for MIS decompression alone for degenerative spondylolisthesis Arvind Kulkarni
    16:30-16:45 Kyphoplasty and posterior dynamic stabilization in the treatment of osteoporotic thoracolumbar fractures Tunç Öktenoğlu
    16:45-17:00 Prospective study: Minimal invasive Interlaminar rigid fusion vs interlaminar dynamic stabilization in lumbar spinal stenosis Sebastian Gitter
    17:00-17:15 Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty Atilla Yılmaz
    17:15-17:30 Discussion
  • » May 4, Saturday 2019
    Istanbul Spine Masters
    Istanbul Spine Masters
    08:30-10:00 Session I
    08:30-08:45 Building a multidisciplinary spine program Douglas Orr
    08:45-09:00 Evidence-based spine medicine Wilco C. Peul
    09:00-09:15 Fusion with open or MIS techniques in degenerative lysthesis Mohamed Mohi Eldin
    09:15-09:30 How to select the minimally invasive lumbar fusion technique? Paulo Pereira
    09:30-09:45 Symptomatic Tarlov cyst: Time to reconsider? Makoto Taniguchi
    09:45-10:00 Surgical options for cervical OPLL Sandeep Vaishya
    10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
    10:30-12:15 Session II – Deformity
    10:30-10:45 Adult degenerative deformity: Tips and tricks Douglas Orr
    10:45-11:00 Surgical techniques for high grade spondylolisthesis Ufuk Talu
    11:00-11:15 Oblique lumbar interbody fusion (OLIF): Indications and surgical technique Paulo Pereira
    11:15-11:30 Importance of sagittal and coronal balance Onur Yaman
    11:30-11:45 How to improve outcomes in adult scoliosis? Ufuk Talu
    11:45-12:00 Correction maneuvers in spine deformity (video presentation) Alpaslan Şenköylü
    12:00-12:15 Adjacent segment disease. How to avoid it? Salman Sharif
    12:15-12:30 Vertebral body tethering: Non-fusion minimal invasive approach for scoliosis Ahmet Alanay
    12:30-13:30 Lunch Break
    13:30-15:00 Live Surgery
    15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
    15:30-17:00 Session III
    15:30-15:45 Management of malignant spine tumors: Surgical strategy Kudret Türeyen
    15:45-16:00 Vertebral artery mobilization and cervical tumor resection Kemal Koç
    16:00-16:15 Giant dumbbell schwannomas of the cervical spine: Report of 7 cases with special reference to isolation of the V2 segment of the vertebral artery Abolfazl Rahimizadeh
    16:15-16:30 Fatal CSF leak, plenty of reasons to be overlooked. Difficulty in diagnosis and treatment plan Makoto Taniguchi
    16:30-16:45 Atlantoaxial dislocation secondary to the tumors of the upper cervical region Abolfazl Rahimizadeh
    16:45-17:00 Extended DREZ-lesion for alleviating intractable pain following brachial plexus avulsion injury Makoto Taniguchi
  • » May 5, Sunday 2019
    Istanbul Spine Masters
    08:30-10:00 Session IV
    08:30-08:45 Treatment and prevention of post-traumatic kyphosis Alpaslan Şenköylü
    08:45-09:00 Treatment strategies in congenital deformity Alpaslan Şenköylü
    09.00-09:15 Spinal osteotomy techniques Onur Yaman
    Panel: Management of Lumbar Foraminal Stenosis
    09:15-09:25 Decompression only Cumhur Kılınçer
    09:25-09:35 Decompression and interbody fusion Douglas Orr
    09:35-09:45 Decompression and dynamic stabilization Fahir Özer
    09:45-10:00 Discussion
    10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
    10:30-12:00 Session V
    10:30-10:45 Tips for treatment of thoracolumbar trauma Alpaslan Şenköylü
    10:45-11:00 Philosophy difference for management of the primary and metastatic spine tumors Sait Naderi
    11:00-11:15 En bloc cervical laminoplasty for cervical spondylotic myelopathy Kemal Koç
    11:15-11:30 TBA Ioannis Polythodorakis
    11:30-11:45 Evaluation of instability in spine tumors Sait Naderi
    11:45-12:00 Symptomatic os odontoideum: The results of different C1-C2 fixation techniques in 32 cases Abolfazl Rahimizadeh
    12:00 Closing


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