AAOS/ASES Anatomic and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

November 6 – 7, 2020, Virtual Course

Course #2003082

This course is being redesigned for virtual delivery!

The Academy is committed to bringing world-class education to the orthopaedic community and will be offering this course as a virtual, long-distance learning experience. The health, safety and well-being of the AAOS global community is our highest priority. Please check back often, as AAOS is crafting an engaging and interactive CME course experience, and new details will be posted soon!

Expand your approaches and modernize your techniques to improve patient outcomes

Work alongside leading shoulder surgeons navigating the latest indications and strategies for total shoulder arthroplasty. From evaluation and planning through surgical application and post-operative management, advance your skills and discover technical pearls to optimize success.

Dynamic session formats keep you engaged over two content-packed days, featuring faculty surgical demonstrations, case debates, and rapid-fire panel discussions.

“The course showed me in a broader and deeper way how to approach the shoulder injuries of my patients, to deepen the indications, improve handling and manage possible complications."   - Previous Course Attendee

Reinforce your learning with extensive time in the cadaver lab practicing:

  • Surgical Exposure
  • Deltopectoral Approach
  • SSC Peel vs. Tenotomy vs. Osteotomy
  • Humeral Prep, Glenoid Prep
  • Primary Anatomic TSA
  • Primary Reverse TSA
  • Reverse TSA for Fracture
  • Tuberosity Reconstruction

Enjoy sharing case challenges and networking with peers and faculty, returning to practice refreshed with new insights and options.

Course Directors

Joseph A. Abboud, MD, FAAOS

J. Michael Wiater, MD, FAAOS

Rates increase by $200 on September 7, 2020!


AAOS Member, Candidate Member, Associate Member,
International Member, Emeritus Member

Resident, Post-Residency in Fellowship, U.S. Military 

PA Member


Nonmember Orthopaedic Surgeon

Nonmember PA

Add the Course Recording for Only $199!

Supplement your notes, hear it all again for improved retention, and earn 8 additonal CME! This self-directed web-based program lets you engage at your convenience across your devices.

Select the "Course Plus OnDemand Access" option during registration. Product will be available 4 - 6 weeks following the course.

The Academy would like to thank the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons for the many contributions made by its members in the presentation of this program. The Academy and orthopaedic specialty societies work together to provide orthopaedic surgeons with the highest quality educational programs and publications. This cooperative spirit among colleague organizations is an important resource and valuable asset for the orthopaedic community.