Member Benefits

Lifelong Learning

  • The AANA Learning Center is the hub for arthroscopy-focused education. Members receive many courses free or at a deeply discounted price.
  • Attend meetings at the member-only registration rate, such as AANA Annual Meeting, Specialty Day, Practice Management Course and more.
  • Get hands-on one-on-one arthroscopic skills training at the cadaver APEx lab courses at member-exclusive prices.

Practice Development

  • Membership receive a free license for the Surgical Outcomes System™ global data registry.
  • Member-only Coding Resources, Find A Doctor feature to drive patients to your practice.
  • Attend the new Practice Management Course at a discounted price.

Scientific and Technical Resources

  • Membership includes a free subscription to our very own peer-reviewed journal Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery and its online video-based companion
  • We have a track record of publishing high-quality textbooks, most recently the AANA Advanced Arthroscopic Techniques Series
  • Membership includes free access to our members-only Online Educational Video Library

Innovation and Advocacy

  • Research awards and grants
  • Traveling fellowship
  • Health policy fellowship
  • Lobbying efforts

Personal Achievement & Advancement

  • Volunteer Leadership Roles on Committees and the Board of Directors
  • Publishing Opportunities the Arthroscopy JournalInside AANA newsletter, and members-only Pearls
  • Teaching & Presenting Opportunities


  • A built-in network of more than 4,000 peers
  • Online member directory to make connections
  • An emphasis on face-to-face meetings and events