BRADENTON, Fla. — Coastal Orthopedics Sports Medicine and Pain Management’s (CoastalOrthopedics.com) interventional pain specialist, Dr. Richard H. Bundschu, just returned from teaching a Neurostimulation bio-skills course at the International Spine Intervention Society’s 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting in Las Vegas.
The annual scientific meeting is the premier forum for physicians to learn from leaders in the field of interventional pain management.
“It was an honor to teach this important course at such an esteemed gathering of physicians,” said Dr. Bundschu. “The physicians returned home with the skills they need to better serve their patients.”
Dr. Bundschu and a team of leading pain management physicians shared their knowledge of neurostimulation with physicians who perform spine intervention procedures. The rigorous lab included lectures and hands-on bio-skills training on the topics of surgical techniques, trends in neurostimulation and strategies for positioning.
Dr. Bundschu has been a master instructor for the International Spine Intervention Society since 2001. He is proficient with spinal injections, facet injections, radio-frequency vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty and implantable spinal cord stimulators.
He received his doctor of medicine from the University of Miami, where he also completed a residency in anesthesia and a fellowship in pain management. Dr. Bundschu maintains board certifications with the American Board of Anesthesiology, the American Board of Pain Medicine, the American Board of Pain Management and the American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians.
About Coastal Orthopedics Sports Medicine & Pain Management
Founded in 1973 and based in Bradenton, Fla., Coastal Orthopedics is home to 15 orthopedic surgeons and pain management physicians who maintain hospital affiliations with Blake Medical Center, Manatee Memorial Hospital and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. In addition to three offices and two ambulatory surgery centers each servicing Florida’s West Coast, Coastal Orthopedics’ board-certified and fellowship-trained physicians and surgeons provide patients with the very latest in pain and orthopedic treatment technology. The company strives to repair and heal injuries relating to the entire musculoskeletal system. For more than 40 years, our highly skilled staff of physicians and surgeons has treated patients in specialty care including sports medicine, joint replacement, pain management and rehabilitation. Patients can experience restoration of function both surgically and non-surgically through the use of physician-guided strengthening, therapy, medications, injections and stretching. For more information, please visit CoastalOrthopedics.com or call 941-792-1404.