1106 - Shoulder Arthroscopy

1106 - Shoulder Arthroscopy

Title: Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy
August 21-22, 2021
Where: Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont IL

NOTE: This lab course is enhanced with the AANA Safe Strides™ initiative to ensure your safety and comfort during in-person interactions. Learn more.

This comprehensive surgical skills course will teach basic and advanced shoulder procedures, highlighting pearls to avoid complications and ensure clinical success. The all-star faculty will teach current clinical algorithms, backed by peer-reviewed publications, and demonstrate cutting-edge surgical techniques. Controversies of treatment will also be emphasized to help guide treatment decisions. This will be accomplished through lectures and surgical demonstrations by leading faculty.


Course Chairs:
Jonathan F. Dickens, M.D., L.T.C., M.C.
Patrick J. Denard, M.D.

Master Instructors:
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1-on-1 - $3,199
2-on-1 -  $2,699

1-on-1 - $3,599
2-on-1 - $3,099

Early Careerist:
2-on-1 - $2,199


Advanced Lab Courses were designed with the whole surgical team in mind. Physician attendees are strongly encouraged to bring their PA, NP, RN, or other support staff. There is no better way to prepare for real-world OR situations than to train together.

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CME Information

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:

  1. Learn the most advanced arthroscopic instability repair surgery techniques utilizing didactic lectures, live demonstrations and cadaver lab training to cover the management of soft tissue and bony causes of shoulder instability.
  2. Master arthroscopic management of rotator cuff disease, from basic mobilization and fixation techniques to advanced tendon transfers and superior capsular reconstruction using dermal allograft.
  3. Grasp the latest shoulder arthroplasty techniques, including anatomic and reverse prostheses, in the management of shoulder arthritis with and without glenoid deformity.
  4. Become familiar with the complications of arthroscopic and open shoulder surgery and the latest methods to identify and manage untoward outcomes of surgery.
  5. Understand the variety of treatment options for proximal humerus fractures and when to employ each option.

AANA Mobile App

This course will be available for participants to download at least 1 week prior to the course start date on the AANA Mobile app. It is available on Android, iOS, and Amazon Kindle.

Target Audience

The primary target audience for Shoulder Lab Course is AANA members and other healthcare professionals who desire to improve their arthroscopic knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes.

Statement of Need

AANA has determined the need for this live educational activity based on identifying professional practice gaps, previous course evaluations and the AANA Self-Assessment Examination. The educational content of this activity was based upon current issues and topics provided by AANA planning committees and membership.

Continuing Medical Education/Credit Designation

The Arthroscopic Association of North America is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Arthroscopic Association of North America designates this live activity for a maximum of TBD AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity may also help fulfill the Maintenance of Certification credit requirements mandated by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Hotel Information

Hotel Accommodations

For your convenience AANA has reserved a block of rooms at the Hampton Inn & Suites Rosemont Chicago O’Hare (9480 W. Higgins Road, Rosemont, IL 60018). The room rate is $99.00 per night plus tax (subject to change). Reservations can be made up to four weeks prior to the course.

For hotel reservations please call (847) 692–3000 and identify yourself as an Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) registrant or click here.

Full Travel Information

More Information

Request for refunds, cancellation, or course transfer must be received in writing by the AANA office at least four weeks prior to the start of the course. Visit our Lab Courses Policies page for full details.

For other questions, visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Course content and faculty subject to change.

8/21/2021 - 8/22/2021
The Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC) 9400 W. Higgins Road, Suite 100 Rosemont 60018

Lab Instructors

Full NameCityState ProvinceCountryLast Name
Tito Agustin Barraez, M.D.Caracas VenezuelaBarraez
Patrick Wakefield Joyner, M.D., M.S.NaplesFLUnited StatesJoyner
Jason B. Kurian, M.D.PortlandORUnited StatesKurian
Keith Douglas Nord, M.D.JacksonTNUnited StatesNord
David P. Richards, M.D., F.R.C.S.C.HamiltonVAUnited StatesRichards
Misty Suri, M.D., M.S.New OrleansLAUnited StatesSuri
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