logo conferre20 years




  • Surgical anatomy of thoracic, lumbar and sacral spine
  • Biomechanics of the spine
  • Thoracolumbar fractures. The need of classification
  • Surgical treatment of thoracolumbar fractures
  • Unstable fracture of the upper and middle thoracic spine. Surgical treatment
  • Sacral fractures. Classification and management
  • Osteoporotic vertebral fractures. Surgical treatment. Current Concepts
  • Minimally invasive treatment of spine trauma. The use of robotics /navigation and fluoro
  • Pedicle screws insertion techniques. Accuracy of pedicle screw placement
  • Spinopelvic, sacropelvic fixation techniques. When why and how


  • MRI imaging of degenerative and traumatic spine
  • Types of lumbar disc herniations, surgical approaches and techniques
  • Intraforaminal and far lateral disc herniations. Wiltse approach
  • Thoracic disc herniation. Surgical approaches and treatment
  • Revision lumbar disc surgery 
  • Lumbar spinal stenosis – Types and decompression techniques
  • Spinal osteotomies-indications and pitfalls
  • Adjacent segment disease after lumbar spine surgery. Proximal Junctional Kyphosis (PJK) and Proximal Junctional Failure (PJF).
  • Management of CSF leaks, dural tears and adhesions in elective and revision spine surgery.
  • Lumbar interbody fusion: techniques and indications

Hands On Workshop

September 6th, 2024

Posterior approach to thoracic, lumbar spine and sacrum

 Pedicle screw placement - lumbar and thoracic spine

 Cortical bone trajectory technique - lumbar spine

 Sacropelvic fixation- pelvic screws, sacral-alar-iliac screws

 Pedicle, laminar and transverse hook placement

September 7th, 2024

Set-up and handling of operative microscopes

Flavectomy,  laminectomy

Subarticular decompression, foraminal decompression

Microsurgical disc exposure and discectomy, facet joint resection. Identification of exciting and transverse roots

Thoracic discectomy

Dural tear repair

Interbody fusion techniques

Spinal Osteotomies


Organizing -Administrative Bureau/ Secretariat:


Conferre SA: "The Art of Bringing People Together".

  • Stavrou Niarchou Ave., Mares Position
    GR455 00 Pedini, Ioannina, GREECE
  • +30 26510 68610
  • +30 26510 68611
  • info@conferre.gr

ΓΕΜΗ: 31498929000


Certified by ISO 9001:2015
Certificate Number 00.12.0895


Αριθμός Αδείας ΕΟΤ