AAOS/ASSH Wrist and Elbow Arthroscopic and Open Procedures: Techniques and Innovations

April 14-15, 2023, Rosemont, IL

Course #2303046

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Save $200 When You Register by February 14!


Back and better than ever: Your can’t miss elbow and wrist surgical skills course, presented by AAOS and ASSH!

Immerse yourself in a dynamic learning experience featuring two action-packed days of lectures, debates, panels, hands-on surgical skills labs and networking with your peers. Leading faculty deliver cutting-edge approaches and novel techniques for treating a variety of wrist and elbow conditions.

  • Explore controversies in elbow surgery with point-counterpoint debates and case-based learning
  • Practice open and arthroscopic procedures with state-of-the-art equipment, technology and lab setting
  • Interact with fellow attendees and course faculty with case discussions, dedicated Q&A sessions, and an evening networking event with food, drink, and raffles

View the course schedule for session details

Spend 8 hours in the cadaver lab practicing techniques within:

Elbow Arthroscopy

  • Elbow Portals
  • Treatment of Inflammatory and Osteoarthritis
  • OCD
  • Tennis Elbow

Fractures and Reconstruction

  • Radial Head, Lateral, Medial Instability, Distal Biceps, Coronoid Fractures
  • Lateral Instability vs. Distal Biceps vs. Endoscopic Ulnar Nerve
  • Radial Head Fractures vs. Distal Biceps vs. Endoscopic Ulnar Nerve
  • Coronoid Fractures vs. Medial Instability vs. Distal Biceps vs. Endoscopic Ulnar Nerve     
  • Dissection of Morning Specimens and Surgical Exposures

Wrist Arthroscopy and Reconstruction

  • Portals
  • Ganglionectomy
  • TFCC Debridement and TFCC Repair
  • RF Capsular Shrinkage
  • TFCC Tears and Ulnar Impaction

Intrinsic Ligament Tears of the Wrist, Carpal Fractures

  • SL
  • Scaphoid Fx
  • Small Joint Arthroscopy

Reconstructive and Salvage Procedures in Wrist Surgery

Course Directors

Julie E. Adams, MD, FAAOS
University of Tennesee College of Medicine
Chattanooga, TN

Dawn LaPorte, MD, FAAOS
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Course Faculty

Megan A. Conti Mica, MD, FAAOS
Jacqueline A. Geissler, MD, FAAOS 
William B. Geissler, MD, FAAOS
Michael R. Hausman, MD, FAAOS
Thomas B. Hughes Jr, MD, FAAOS
John V. Ingari, MD, FAAOS

Mark S. Rekant, MD, FAAOS
David C. Ring, MD, FAAOS
Scott P. Steinmann, MD, FAAOS
Robert W. Wysocki Jr, MD, FAAOS
Youssra Marjoua, MD

Registration Fees

Save $200 on the in-person hands-on surgical skills course rates when you register by February 14, 2023!


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

  • In-person: $2,399
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package

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

  • In-person: $1,799
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PA Member

  • In-person: $999
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package


Nonmember Orthopaedic Surgeon

  • In-person: $2,899
  • Add $199 for Course OnDemand Gold Registration Package

Nonmember PA

  • In-person: $1,199
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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 Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) 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.