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Learn and Connect Series with Dr. Desai

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We are proud to start our monthly series of Learn and Connect talks starting with Dr. Desai MD MPH from International Spine, Pain & Performance Center

The evening will begin with a reception and continue on to the talk.

Come learn about "EMERGING TREATMENTS IN INTERVENTIONAL ORTHOPEDICS" from Dr. Desai.

Interventional orthopedics has changed the world for patients and is evolving rapidly. It offers a solution for patients to move beyond the binary pharmaceutical or surgical solution. It also sets the stage for more collabarative care.

About Dr. Desai

Mehul J. Desai, MD, MPH, is board certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and completed his residency in it at the Georgetown University Hospital and fellowship in Pain Medicine from Thomas Jefferson University PA respectively. His clinical interests include neuromodulation–specifically spinal cord stimulation and targeted drug delivery, discogenic pain, and intradiscal therapies including biologics, complex spinal conditions, pelvic pain, outcomes-based research, and healthcare economics.

Formerly, Dr. Desai has served in several key clinical and teaching positions such as the director of Pain Medicine and Non-Operative Spine Services of the GW Spine & Pain Center , the director of Sibley Pain Center ,director of Outpatient Rehabilitation Center at the G.W University Hospital , Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine and of Neurosurgery at the G.W Medical Center, and a clerkship director for Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and mentored residents in both Anesthesiology and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

Dr. Desai maintains an avid interest in research, serving as the principle investigator on multiple ongoing clinical trials including studies on radiofrequency ablation and spinal cord stimulation. He serves as a member of the steering committee of the largest clinical trial investigating the efficacy of spinal cord stimulation in chronic low back pain following spine surgery. Dr. Desai has published articles in various key journals like Pain Practice, Neuromodulation, Pain Physician, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine and the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. He has authored several book chapters and has two textbooks in progress.


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