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OrthoCarolina Goes to China

Full article originally published by OrthoCarolina on June 14, 2016.

Image courtesy of OrthoCarolina: Whale Imaging G-Arm GXi 2 is shown here during Dr. O’Brien’s cadaver lab demonstration.

Dr. David O’Brien (OrthoCarolina Winston) recently traveled to China on behalf the North American Spine Society (NASS), in conjunction with the Chinese Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (CAOS), with a small group of experts from the United States. On May 19 he taught China’s first-ever cadaver spinal injection course in Shanghai. Dr. O’Brien served as course moderator for a distinguished group of faculty from both the United States and China. Due to the high demand and the limited amount of space, this day-long cadaver course was broadcast from the teaching facility to thousands of orthopedic surgeons.  The courses were presented in both English and Mandarin Chinese. Continue reading…

 Whale Imaging was pleased to provide G-Arm technology for Dr. O’Brien’s educational course during his trip to China. Contact us for more information on trial and educational opportunities using the Sigma P5 Ultrasound or G-Arm.