Building a Neuromodulation Practice: Brain to Pain, Approvals, Financials & Cases

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Thursday, January 17

This event provides a comprehensive presentation of the current billing and coding environment delivered by leading experts in the field of neuromodulation. The course will highlight the importance of clinical documentation and appropriate coding, while also discussing the impact of changes in federal programs on payment. Focusing on implantable therapies there will be discussions on emerging therapies, intrathecal pump management, and pump refills as well as other salient issues in neuromodulation. The role of advocacy at the state and federal level to preserve reimbursement also will be discussed.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the key features to developing a neuromodulation practice.
  • Discuss the appropriate codes for neuromodulation therapies including upcoming changes.
  • Explain the financial aspects of a neuromodulation practice.

Registration Rates:

Registration on or Before November 2, 2018:
Member: $125
Non-Member: $175

Registration After November 2, 2018:
Member: $150
Non-Member: $200

How Do We Arrive at Codes? APC, DRG, Physician

Joshua Rosenow, MD

Brain Codes

Alon Y. Mogilner, MD,PhD

Pain Codes

Mehul J. Desai, MD, MPH


Michael S. Leong, MD

Building Relationships

Alon Y. Mogilner, MD,PhD; Joshua Rosenow, MD; Mehul J. Desai, MD, MPH

Choosing Relationships

Nathan A. Miller, MD

Getting the Cases Done (Approvals, Denials & Appeals)

Alon Y. Mogilner, MD PhD; Joshua Rosenow, MD; Mehul J. Desai, MD, MPH

Proformas and Financials

Nathan A. Miller, MD

Panel Discussion

Alon Y. Mogilner, MD PhD; Joshua Rosenow, MD; Mehul J. Desai, MD, MPH