SI joint disorders with Dr. Michael R. Moore, from The Bone and Joint Center in Bismarck, ND
Dr. Moore's interest in the SI joint began nearly twenty years ago and he has published numerous articles and presentations. His long-term experience with diagnosis, treatment, and clinical results makes Dr. Moore one of the most knowledgeable surgeons in the field of sacroiliac joint fusion. Dr. Moore was a paid consultant of SI-BONE Inc. when this video was created.
SI Joint Surgery Society Links
Up to 25% of all low back pain is SI joint in origin – but the diagnosis of SI joint disease is frequently overlooked.
Cohen, Steven P. “Sacroiliac Joint Pain: a Comprehensive Review of Anatomy, Diagnosis, and Treatment.” Anesthesia and Analgesia 101, no. 5 (November 2005): 1440–1453.
Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Diagnosis: A Comprehensive Approach
While sacroiliac joint disorders have been well documented as a clinically significant source of low back pain, they remain one of the under-diagnosed and under-treated areas in orthopedic practice.
In this video we will present an overview of SI Joint diagnostic techniques using a multidisciplinary approach. Three key specialists, with years of experience in diagnosing painful SI Joints, will be featured. While very different in their background, specialty and training, they agree on the need and the methods for identifying those patients with low back complaints attributable to SI Joint problems.
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The iFuse Implant System is intended for sacroiliac fusion for conditions including sacroiliac joint dysfunction that is a direct result of sacroiliac joint disruption and degenerative sacroiliitis. This includes conditions whose symptoms began during pregnancy or in the peripartum period and have persisted postpartum for more than 6 months.
There are potential risks associated with the iFuse Implant System. It may not be appropriate for all patients and all patients may not benefit. For information about the risks, visit: www.si-bone.com/risks
The iFuse Implant System® consists of titanium implants and associated surgical instruments.