AAOS Articular Cartilage Restoration: Current, Emerging, and Advanced Techniques

October 7-9, 2021, Rosemont, IL

Course #2103390

Early-Bird Savings End August 8, 2021!

Rates will increase by $200 in:


Cartilage Surgery Made Easy!

This premier skills course provides training for simple and complex primary and revision procedures, and features ample hands-on lab time with marquis faculty, industry-sponsored sessions, interactive discussions, panel debates, and expert demonstrations. Gain access to the latest technology before your colleagues, and learn the science behind it, so you can improve your proficiency and immediately implement new treatments for your patients.

“This is the best course I have been to in years and I believe that is directly attributable to the format. Only through disagreement and discussion can we find truth and consensus."  - Course Attendee

Expert faculty will cover the newest innovative cartilage procedures and techniques, which may include:

  • Advanced MRI of Osteochondral Lesions
  • Microfracture/Chondroplasty
  • Collagen Meniscal Scaffolds
  • Meniscal Transplantation
  • Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
  • Osteochondral Auto/Allografts
  • Meniscal Allografts
  • Amniotic Allografts
  • Tibial and Femoral Osteotomies
  • Fixed Bearing UKA
  • MPFL/MQTFL Reconstruction

Course Directors

Kevin D. Plancher, MD, MPH, FAAOS

Nicholas A. Sgaglione, MD, FAAOS


Annunziato Amendola, MD, FAAOS
F. Alan Barber, MD, FAAOS, FACS
William R. Beach, MD, FAAOS
Kevin F. Bonner, MD, FAAOS
Thomas R. Carter, MD, FAAOS
Jorge A. Chahla, MD, PhD
Brian Chilelli, MD, FAAOS
Cory Edgar, MD, PhD, FAAOS
David C. Flanigan, MD, FAAOS
Rachel M. Frank, MD, FAAOS
Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS 
Robert E. Hunter, MD, FAAOS
Jason L. Koh, MD, MBA, FAAOS
Christian Lattermann, MD, FAAOS
Mark J. Lemos, MD, FAAOS
Xinning Li, MD, FAAOS

Louis F. McIntyre III, MD, FAAOS
Sean McMillan, DO, FAAOS
Clayton W. Nuelle, MD, FAAOS
John C. Richmond, MD, FAAOS
Steven E. Rokito, MD, FAAOS
Walter R. Shelton, MD, FAAOS
Seth Sherman, MD, FAAOS
Michael J. Stuart, MD, FAAOS
Etan Sugarman, MD, FAAOS
Christopher J. Tucker, MD, FAAOS
Christopher W. Uggen, MD, FAAOS
Armando F. Vidal, MD, FAAOS
Adam B.Yanke, MD, PhD, FAAOS
Michael A. Zacchilli, MD, FAAOS
Kenneth R. Zaslav, MD, FAAOS

Registration Fees

Rates increase by $200 after August 8, 2021!


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

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