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

Program Details

Course Highlights

Look forward to:

  • Dynamic session formats including panels, spotlights, case reviews and surgical demonstrations
  • The state-of the-art in osteochondral transplantation, marrow stimulation augmentation, cell-based therapies, orthobiologics and other leading topics
  • New ‘Bring your Own Cases’ review and discussion

“Excellent faculty. They could not have been nicer or more approachable or more helpful. My only regret is not being able to go to this course every year.” - Course Attendee

Who Should Attend?

Orthopaedic surgeons with a practice focus in sports medicine interested in learning simple and advanced procedures for cartilage restoration. Orthopaedic surgeons who treat patients with early stage osteoarthritis will find this course an exceptional learning experience for skills development.

Bring your PAs and NPs for a unique opportunity to work together and strengthen your performance as a team! PAs and NPs can attend lectures, view surgical demonstrations, and shadow in the lab.

AAOS will consider the requests of persons with disabilities for reasonable modifications of policies, practices, and procedures or for auxiliary aids and services where necessary to provide them access to AAOS facilities, services and products. AAOS encourages that such requests be made as soon as possible to enhance AAOS’ ability to accommodate the requests. All such requests should be submitted to the AAOS Office of General Counsel at (847) 384-4050 or legal@aaos.org.

Participant Requirements

Surgical participants in Academy surgical skills programs must have completed or be currently enrolled in a residency program accredited by either the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). Surgeons from outside of the United States are required to have similar residency program credentials.

PAs can attend lectures, view surgical demonstrations, and observe in the lab accompanied by an orthopaedic surgeon.

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.