AAOS/MSIS/ICMI Present: Diagnostic and Treatment Dilemmas in Periprosthetic Hip and Knee Infections

October 13, 2023 | Virtual Course

Course #2303042


This single-day virtual course brings you up to speed on current knowledge in periprosthetic infection following total hip and total knee arthroplasty. Through insights shared in dynamic lectures, interactive Q&A sessions, and challenging case discussions, you will evaluate diagnostic dilemmas, formulate treatment plans, and gain strategies for medical and social management in the preoperative period.

View the course schedule for session details!

Interactive sessions cover:

  • Prevention and Diagnosis of PJI in 2023
  • General Surgical Principles for PJI
  • PJI Within the First Several Weeks After Surgery
  • What Type of Spacer Should I Use?
  • Antibiotic Management of Prevention and Treatment
  • The Big, The Bad, The Ugly
    • Fractures, fungal infection, soft tissue defects, salvage vs. amputation
  • Don’t Forget the Patient
    • Nutritional analysis, preoperative education, mental health management, and more
  • Difficult Cases Session

The Virtual Experience

Tune in live on October 13th for interactive lectures, Q&A and case presentations. If you can't make it to the live event, your registration includes access to all recorded sessions, available for 60 days after the course!

Course Directors

Jason M. Jennings, MD, FAAOS
Colorado Joint Replacement
Denver, CO

Javad Parvizi, MD, FAAOS, FRCS
Rothman Orthopaedic Institute
Philadelphia, PA

Course Faculty

Daniel Bracey, MD, PhD
Antonia F. Chen, MD, MBA, FAAOS
Emanuele Chisari, MD
Kevin J. Choo, MD
Matthew J. Dietz, MD, FAAOS
Jacob Elkins, MD, FAAOS
Thorsten Gehrke, MD
Elie S. Ghanem, MD, FAAOS
Jeremy Gililland, MD, FAAOS
Erik N. Hansen, MD, FAAOS
Vishal Hegde, MD
Carlos Higuera, MD

Gwo-Chin Lee, MD, FAAOS
Scott Levin, MD, FAAOS, FACS
Adolph V. Lombardi Jr, MD, FAAOS
Arthur L. Malkani, MD, FAAOS
John R. Martin, MD
Andy Miller, MD
Nicolas S. Piuzzi, MD
Ran Schwarzkopf, MD, FAAOS
Thorsten M. Seyler, MD, PhD, FAAOS
Mark J. Spangehl, MD, FAAOS
Bryan D. Springer, MD, FAAOS
Samuel S. Wellman, MD, FAAOS

Faculty Details

Registration Details


AAOS Member, Candidate Member, Associate Member, International Member

Orthopaedic Resident, Post-Residency in Fellowship, Military 

PA Member

AAOS Emeritus Member


Nonmember, International Nonmember, Other Physician, Non-MD Practitioner, Non-Physician

Nurse, Allied Health, Nonmember PA