Texas Senate Examines Opioid and Substance Abuse

San Antonio orthopaedic surgeon Adam Bruggeman, MD – the Texas Orthopaedic Association’s second vice president – testified before the Texas Senate Committee on Health and Human Services’ hearing on opioid and substance abuse.

The Texas Legislature will continue examining the opioid issue in the months leading up to the 2019 Texas Legislature.

TOA is educating lawmakers about the American Academy of Orthopaedic Association’s pain management toolkit. David Ring, MD, PhD will discuss pain management at TOA’s April 2018 Annual Conference.

Click here to learn more about the AAOS pain management toolkit.