Common Spine Disorders

September 21st, 2018 - September 21st, 2021
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Common Spine Disorders. 

Viewers should expect to learn what minimally invasive surgery is and what can and can’t be
accomplished with minimally invasive spine surgery. They will also learn the basics of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy.

Pre-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.
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Post-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.

Dates and Times

End Date: 9/21/2021


As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: RECOGNIZE what conditions can be treated with MIS spine surgery; and UNDERSTAND What to look for with cervical myelopathy.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Minimally invasive techniques in spine surgery
  • Cervical spondylotic myelopathyEquipment used in minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Post-op recovery and long-term outcomes
  • Symptoms of Cervical Spondylotic myelopathy
  • Imaging strategies for cervical spine conditions
  • Imaging strategies for thoracic and lumbar spine conditions
  • Red flags on the CT or MRI report
  • Post-op recommendations after cervical spine surgery
  • Prevention of cervical spondylotic myelopathy

Webcasts Files

File Link

Common Spine Disorders Final - 2


Common Spine Disorders Final - 4


Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers



  • Dr. Andrew Grossbach, MD
    • Common Spine Disorders
  • Dr. Stephanus Viljoen, MD
    • Common Spine Disorders


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.