Spine Team Texas Dr. Scott McPherson to be Featured Speaker

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Spine Team Texas called upon to offer thought leadership and education at Texas ACOFP Event

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, specializing in acute musculoskeletal spine pain management & diagnostic studies

R. Scott McPherson, D.O.

Dr. McPherson is not only a valued member of Spine Team Texas, but we celebrate the fact that his thought leadership is recognized and sought after for the purpose of educating other medical professionals outside our practice.

Spine Team Texas, a comprehensive spine physician group specializing in the treatment of back and neck pain, is proud to announce one of their physicians has been invited to be a featured speaker at the Texas Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (Texas ACOFP) Family Practice Review conference on April 30, 2016.

Dr. R. Scott McPherson, a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist, will speak on the topic of Opioid Risk Assessment and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) updated guidelines for their use. The conference is open to physicians and is designed to provide education on the latest advancements in the art of science and family medicine.

"This is a notable invitation as Dr. McPherson is not only a valued member of Spine Team Texas, but we celebrate the fact that his thought leadership is recognized and sought after for the purpose of educating other medical professionals outside our practice," said Mark Hood, CEO of Spine Team Texas.

About R. Scott McPherson, D.O.

Dr. McPherson is a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician specializing in acute musculoskeletal spine pain management & diagnostic studies. He is triple board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine, and Pain Medicine.

Dr. McPherson contributes a wide range of expertise to the non-surgical management of spine disorders at Spine Team Texas, including electrodiagnostic testing, spine rehabilitation, medication management, peripheral joint injections and interventional spine procedures. He is a Doctor of Osteopathic medicine with sub-specialty training in the management of musculoskeletal spine disorders.

About Spine Team Texas

Spine Team Texas specializes in the treatment of back and neck problems ranging from simple back or neck strains to the most complex spine surgeries. Through its in-depth knowledge and true team approach, Spine Team Texas is dedicated to treating patients conservatively through education, physical therapy, non-surgical treatments, and minimally invasive spine surgery when necessary. The philosophy of Spine Team Texas is to treat with an emphasis on non-surgical treatment whenever possible and consider surgical intervention only as a last resort when non-surgical measures have failed to provide long-term relief. This philosophy is supported in the fact that only 8-10% of Spine Team Texas new patients result in surgical intervention; that means that approximately 90% of our patients are treated successfully through non-surgical treatment options. (Individual results vary.) The team consists of physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, specializing in non-surgical spine care; spine surgeons trained in the latest minimally invasive spine surgery techniques; spine pain anesthesiologists focused on chronic spine pain; spine-focused physical therapists and on-site registered nurses.

Established in December 2004, Spine Team Texas is headquartered in Southlake, Texas, and opened a full-spectrum sister facility in Rockwall, Texas, in March 2009. Other locations include Bedford, Fort Worth-Alliance, North Dallas-Richardson, and Allen. With approximately 175 employees, Spine Team Texas has received numerous awards such as ‘Best Places to Work’ & “Healthcare Heroes-Physician Award by Dallas Business Journal, “Top Docs” in Fort Worth, Texas magazine, U.S. News & World Report “Top Docs” in neurosurgery, “Top Docs” in neurosurgery & physical medicine and rehabilitation by Castle-Connelly, D Magazine “Best Docs” in orthopedic surgery and physical medicine and rehabilitation, Becker’s Spine Review “Top 105 Spine Surgery Practices to Know” & “Spine Leadership Award” in 2013 and 2015. For more information about Spine Team Texas, visit http://www.SpineTeamTexas.com. Connect with them on Twitter, YouTube and on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/spineteamtexas.

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