AAOS Orthopaedic Surgeon Census

The AAOS Orthopaedic Surgeon Census is conducted biennially to collect demographic and orthopaedic practice-related information. AAOS uses these data to develop accurate, up-to-date statistics on orthopaedic practice and practice management issues in order to accurately represent members in advocacy, funding, and reimbursement efforts.

The AAOS is committed to maintaining the confidence and trust of its members and accordingly maintains a strict privacy policy to protect the personal information collected.

Orthopaedic Practice in the U.S. 2012

A comprehensive look at the workforce and practice characteristics of orthopaedists in the United States, based on responses to the 2012 Orthopaedic Surgeon Census.

Table of Contents (PDF) / Table of Figures (PDF)

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