June 2014 – LAS VEGAS, NV, Dr. Tortland was an instructor at the 5th annual Orthobiologic Institute (TOBI) international symposium. The yearly TOBI symposium gathers international experts on stem cell, platelet-rich plasma (PRP), and regenerative medicine treatments to share the latest in research updates and treatment protocols for treating musculoskeletal disorders. Dr. Tortland is a nationally-recognized expert in PRP, stem cell, and prolotherapy treatments for orthopedic injuries and musculoskeletal conditions. This year Dr. Tortland was an instructor for the clinical skills portion of the course, teaching attendees how to perform ultrasound-guided procedures. Among the topics covered at this symposium were the use of PRP and stem cells for treatment spinal disc disease and the use of ozone therapy injections for musculoskeletal conditions.