Korean American Spine Society

Korean American Spine Society

35 Episodes

About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to share their passion for spine care, as well as to promote and share their passion for their culture. KASS’s mission is to improve the quality of scientific knowledge, patient care, and clinical practice among professionals in the field of spinal disorders and promote social and cultural interaction between Korean American Spine Specialists.

Each year, KASS hosts their annual meeting to bring together new and long-time members. The meeting has something for everyone including wisdom from the senior members, real advice for practice and exciting debates about the hot topics in spine surgery.

To learn more, visit www.kassmd.org.

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Korean American Spine Society
  • 14th Annual Meeting of the Korean American Spine Society - Promo

    Episode 1

    It is the Mission of KASS to improve the quality of scientific knowledge, patient care, and clinical practice among professionals in the field of spinal disorders and promote social and cultural interaction between Korean American Spine Specialists.

  • ACDF vs CDR for cervical stenosis

    Episode 2

    ACDF vs CDR for cervical stenosis - James Mok, MD, MBA

    Please note, this presentation was recorded as part of a debate.  As there are two sides to any debate, presenters were assigned one side to debate against their fellow colleague.

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conferenc...

  • Cervical TDR

    Episode 3

    Cervical TDR - Youjeong Kim, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to share their passion for spine ...

  • Cervical Spine Deformity: Posterior Osteotomy Techniques for Correction

    Episode 4

    Cervical Spine Deformity: Posterior Osteotomy Techniques for Correction - John H. Shin, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, M...

  • Posterior vs Anterior Surgery for Cervical Radiculopathy Debate

    Episode 5

    Posterior vs Anterior Surgery for Cervical Radiculopathy Debate - David Jho vs Esther Kim

    Please note, this presentation was recorded as part of a debate. As there are two sides to any debate, presenters were assigned one side to debate against their fellow colleague.

    2019 14th Annual Kore...

  • Cryoablation for Spinal Tumors

    Episode 6

    Cryoablation for Spinal Tumors - John H. Chi, MD, MPH

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to share th...

  • Reconstruction Techniques after En bloc Resection of Primary Spinal Column Tumor

    Episode 7

    Reconstruction Techniques after En bloc Resection of Primary Spinal Column Tumors - John H. Shin, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-D...

  • How does overstuffing a cervical TDR device affect flexion

    Episode 8

    How does overstuffing a cervical TDR device affect flexion: extension ROM - Kee Kim, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,P...

  • Mobi-c failures in cervical arthroplasty patients

    Episode 9

    Mobi-c failures in cervical arthroplasty patients - Varun Yadav, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the socie...

  • Upper Cervical Surgery, Increased Signal Intensity of the Spinal Cord

    Episode 10

    Upper Cervical Surgery, Increased Signal Intensity of the Spinal Cord, and Hypertension as Risk Factors for Dyspnea after Multilevel Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion - Seong-Bae An, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Sp...

  • Restoring Sagittal alignment in Cervical Spine

    Episode 11

    Restoring Sagittal alignment in Cervical Spine - Tanmoy Maiti, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society...

  • Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Complication Prevention

    Episode 12

    Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Complication Prevention - Kee D. Kim, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the ...

  • Spine-Hip-Pelvis Relationships: Spine Fusion & Hip Arthroplasty

    Episode 13

    Spine-Hip-Pelvis Relationships: Spine Fusion & Hip Arthroplasty - Brian Kwon, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, for...

  • Operative Navigation in Spine Surgery

    Episode 14

    Operative Navigation in Spine Surgery - John H. Chi, MD, MPH

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to s...

  • Robotic Spinal Surgery

    Episode 15

    Robotic Spinal Surgery - Paul Park, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to share their passion for...

  • Surface Cage Technology & Spinal Fusion

    Episode 16

    Surface Cage Technology & Spinal Fusion - Kevin Yoo, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to share ...

  • Lateral Single Position Surgery Is The Way To Go

    Episode 17

    Lateral Single Position Surgery Is The Way To Go - Brian Kwon, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society...

  • Does Fusion have a Role in Lumbar DDD

    Episode 18

    Does Fusion have a Role in Lumbar DDD - Don Young Park, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to sha...

  • Stem Cells and Degenerative Disc Disease

    Episode 19

    Stem Cells and Degenerative Disc Disease - Inbo Han, MD, PhD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to s...

  • Early VTE Chemoprophylaxis Within 24 Hours of Surgical Intervention

    Episode 20

    Early VTE Chemoprophylaxis Within 24 Hours of Surgical Intervention After Spinal Cord Injury: Is it Safe and Effective - Don Y. Park, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. ...

  • Clinical & Radiological Results of ALIF with PPSF

    Episode 21

    Clinical & Radiological Results of ALIF with PPSF to treat Adult Lumbar Degenerative Scoliosis - Jae-Won Jang, MD, PhD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard ...

  • Surgical Treatment of Isthmic Spondylolisth with Single Position MIS

    Episode 22

    Surgical Treatment of Isthmic Spondylolisth with Single Position MIS - Sean Keem, MD, MBA

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD...

  • Bundles in Spine Care

    Episode 23

    Bundles in Spine Care - Don Young Park, MD

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, formed the society to share their passion...

  • Perioperative Pain Management and Alternatives to Opioids

    Episode 24

    Perioperative Pain Management and Alternatives to Opioids - R. Jason Yong, MD, MBA

    2019 14th Annual Korean American Spine Society Conference in Vancouver, BC

    About Korean American Spine Society (KASS)
    KASS’s founding surgeons, Casey K. Lee, MD, Howard S. An, MD, and Hae-Dong Jho, MD,PhD, f...