Dr. Roger Moon, talks about chronic low back pain
Dr. Roger S. Moon, M.D., is a board certified anesthesiologist, who specializes in interventional pain management.
He will be discussing the most common causes of low back pain in the elderly at the Sunshine Club’s next meeting on Friday, Aug. 13, at 10 a.m. He will also describe pertinent topics regarding low back pain treatment.
All residents are welcome to join this Zoom meeting at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/849 82089743?pwd=UGR3RlZRaUJ mWmlSNE9KdTdNMUh3QT09. The meeting ID is 849 8208 9743, and the passcode is 508742.
Those who would like to get a Zoom link by email should text their name, Mutual number, along with their email address to (562) 301-5339 no later than today, Aug. 12, at 5 p.m.
Moon graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. He completed his residency at Stony Brook University in New York in anesthesiology. He then completed his fellowship training in pain management at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.
Moon has a broad experience in the management of acute and chronic low back pain. He specializes in image guided techniques (ultrasound and fluoroscopy), including selective nerve root blocks, interlaminar epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections, medial branch blocks, radiofrequency ablation, sacroiliac joint injections and kyphoplasty/vertebroplasty. He also performs neuromodulation and intrathecal pump implants for post-laminectomy syndrome.
Moon is a member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine as well as the Spine Interventional Society.
For more information, contact Anna Derby at (562) 3015339.