The Spine and Sports Center is a dynamic outpatient physiatry group based in Houston, Texas. TSACS is committed to excellence in clinical and interventional training of Spine and Musculoskeletal medicine. Our fellows learn clinical evaluation and decision-making skills in Spine and general Musculoskeletal disorders, as well as acquire competence in fluoroscopy-guided spine interventions (lumbar, sacral, cervical and thoracic). Key elements of the fellowship training include electrodiagnostics, radiographic assessment, musculoskeletal ultrasound (for injection guidance and diagnostics), and business of outpatient practice. Our case mix is generally 70% spine, 30% general musculoskeletal/sports medicine. In addition to spine procedures, there is physical examination skills, EMG's and ultrasound-guided joint and soft tissue injections (including platelet-rich plasma therapies [PRP], amniotic stem cell injections and Bone marrow stem cell injections). This program is ideally suited for those of you who seek training in the following: · Basic and Advanced Interventional Spine Care · Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine · Electrodiagnostics · Musculoskeletal Ultrasound · Business skills, billing and coding · Practice Management Benefits: · Competitive annual salary and benefits · Paid malpractice insurance · Up to five (5) days paid CME · 2 weeks (10 days) vacation · Health insurance coverage for fellow · Paid professional license and appropriate dues
· Facet procedures (including radiofrequency neurotomy) · Lumbar discography and intradiscal therapeutic procedures · Tenotomies · Percutaneous Disc Decompression · Vertebroplasy/ Kyphoplasty · Arthrograms · Interpretation of MRI, CT and plain films · Musculoskeletal ultrasound · Opportunity to learn ultrasound guided injections · Electrodiagnostic skills · Opportunity for conference time (i.e. spinal procedure didactic conference such as AAPM&R, NASS, SIS, etc.) · Management of general musculoskeletal/pain disorders and pain conditions. · Musculoskeletal ultrasound · Joint / bursa / trigger point injections · Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy · Amniotic stem cell injections · Bone Marrow stem cell injections · Sports Teams coverage include high school football, team physicals and the Houston Marathon
The Spine and Sports center is a private clinic with special emphasis on spine and musculoskeletal injuries. We are dedicated to the safe and accurate performance of diagnostic and therapeutic spinal and joint injection procedures. Most procedures are performed under fluoroscopic guidance at an outpatient surgery center or in our clinics under ultrasound guidance. Our goal is that our patients would increase their function and be able to assume their regular activities of life.