Dr Marco Monticone

eccElearning Spine Surgery Education Programme Faculty

Dr Marco Monticone is a highly experienced Spine Surgeon and a key member of the eccElearning Spine Surgery Education Programme faculty. The Spine Surgery Education Programme contains 180 Spine Surgery Lectures, and contains Specialist Certificates and the full Postgraduate Diploma in Spine Surgery. The eccElearning Faculty is made up of¬†over 140 expert spine surgeons and educators. They have¬†collectively supported the development of the world’s first comprehensive, online postgraduate education programme in a medical sub-speciality, spine surgery.

Dr Marco Monticone, MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Scientific Institute of Lissone IRCCS, Lissone

Contributions of Dr Marco Monticone

Non-Operative Treatment, Rehab and Medication in Lumbar Disk Herniation Lecture Thumbnail

Lecture: Non-Operative Treatment, Rehab and Medication in Lumbar Disk Herniation

DOI 10.28962/01.3.042

In this lecture, the author describes the range of modalities available for non-operative management including medication, spinal manipulations exercises, injection therapies and adjuvant therapies such as traction and ozone therapy.
Lumbar Spondylosis: Non-Operative Treatment Lecture Thumbnail

Lecture: Lumbar Spondylosis: Non-Operative Treatment

DOI 10.28962/01.3.051

This lecture looks at the conservative treatment for pain associated with lumbar spondylosis. The modalities discussed include physical activity, exercise therapy, cognitive behavioral strategies, spinal manipulation, physical modalities, pharmacotherapy and various spinal injections. Each modality is explained with its postulated mechanism of action, accepted treatment schedule and clinical outcome discussed in light of clinical evidence.