Cardiac Rhythm Management
baner AtriCure HRS 2016 A New Horizon


Activity Description

The webcast is comprised of proceedings from the accredited satellite symposium held during AATS, The Role of the Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Pain Management: Innovative Solutions for the Management of Post-Thoracotomy Pain.  The presentation format consists of synched audio and HD video, along with the presenter’s slides, and features panel discussion sessions.

Cardiac Rhythm Management

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Click on the session title listed below to view each presentation.

AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Christo pres

Chronic and Post-Operative Pain

Paul Christo, MD


AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Romano pres

Dynamic Pain Regimen in Cardiac Surgery

Matthew Romano, MD


AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Soltesz pres

How to Successfully Implement Cryoanalgesia Therapy within Practice

Edward Soltesz, MD


AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Panel

Panel Discussion

Moderator: Ali Khoynezhad, MD, PhD
Panel: Paul Christo, MD, Matthew Romano, MD, Edward Soltesz, MD


Cardiac Rhythm Management

Commercial Supporter

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AtriCure


MediaSphere Medical, LLC and Cine-Med



Program Chair

AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Khoynezhad port

Ali Khoynezhad, MD, PhD
Director of Thoracic Aortic Surgery
Co-Director, Integrated Atrial Fibrillation Program
Cedars-Sinai Health System
Los Angeles, California


AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Christo port

Paul Christo, MD
Director, Multidisciplinary Pain Fellowship Program
Director, Blaustein Pain Treatment Center
Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Division of Pain Medicine
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Romano port

Matthew Romano, MD
Assistant Professor of Cardiac Surgery
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, Michigan

AtriCure AATS 2016 pain Soltesz port

Edward Soltesz, MD
Staff Surgeon
Program Director, Residency and Fellowship Programs
Director, Cardiac Surgery Affiliate Programs
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, Ohio



Cardiac Rhythm Management