Sports Medicine


NEW 2019 Sports Medicine Self-Assessment Examination

Fotios P. Tjoumakaris, MD

Gain understanding of sports medicine-related injuries and illness with the NEW 2019 self-assessment exam. Up to 10 CME credits/100 multiple-choice questions.


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Courses & Webinars

AAOS Innovative Surgical Techniques in Knee Arthroplasty: Early Intervention to Revision

September 26 - 28, 2019
Rosemont, IL

James A. Browne, MD, and
Mark J. Spangehl, MD

Elevate your surgical skills and improve outcomes for partial, primary, and revision knee replacement.


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Courses & Webinars

2019 AOSSM/AAOS Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Review Course

August 9-11, 2019
Chicago, IL

Christopher C. Kaeding MD, and Bruce S. Miller MD, MS

A comprehensive review of orthopaedic sports medicine topics to get prepared for the recertification exam and improve patient care


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Orthopaedic Video Theater

View the vast and growing collection of expert, quality surgical videos at - now FREE as a benefit of AAOS membership!

And now, discover more ways to submit videos and get published faster!


Surgical Techniques

Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction

Explore hundreds of Surgical Procedures and Techniques Learning Modules - available FREE to AAOS members - at the online learning platform at!


Rotator Cuff Tears

Offer your patients peer-reviewed, non-biased, easy-to-understand information on this musculoskeletal topic and hundreds more on the NEW OrthoInfo website - now with an improved mobile experience!

Evidence-based Medicine

ACL Reconstruction Surgery - Patient Return to Play Checklist

This ACL Checklist was developed in an effort to improve clinician decision-making and clinician-patient discussion. To view the process for creating checklists, please view the AUC Methodology document.

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines available online or via the free mobile app.

Journals & News

May 2019
Artistic Gymnastics Injuries; Epidemiology, Evaluation, and Treatment
Desai, Natasha, MD; Vance, Danica D., MD; Rosenwasser, Melvin P., MD; Ahmad, Christopher S., MD

April 2019
Rationale for Biologic Augmentation of Rotator Cuff Repairs
Mirzayan, Raffy, MD; Weber, Alexander E., MD; Petrigliano, Frank A., MD; Chahla, Jorge, MD, PhD

Thank you for joining us at the 2019 Annual Meeting
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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.