1106 - Shoulder Arthroscopy

1106 - Shoulder Arthroscopy

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

AANA Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy Lab Course highlights (click to change video):

Learn basic and advanced shoulder procedures in a small group setting with this comprehensive surgical skills course. With assistance from an all-star faculty, the course agenda includes a full day of cadaver lab Saturday focused on must-know shoulder procedures, such as labral repairs, instability, rotator cuff repairs and more. Treatment controversies will also be emphasized to help guide decision-making tactics.

In addition to a full day of hands-on cadaver lab practice, participants can look forward to a Sunday session focusing on critical aspects of practice management, with topics such as patient engagement, marketing, billing and coding, and ultrasound.


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

Kevin D. Plancher, M.D., M.P.H.
Keith Douglas Nord, M.D.
Misty Suri, M.D., M.S., FAANA
Tito Agustin Barraez, M.D.
And more!

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 20 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., FAANACaracas VenezuelaBarraez
Patrick J. Denard, M.D., FAANAMedfordORUnited StatesDenard
Jonathan F. Dickens, M.D., L.T.C., M.C.BethesdaMDUnited StatesDickens
Lutul D. Farrow, M.D.Garfield HeightsOHUnited StatesFarrow
Joseph William Galvin, D.O.TacomaWAUnited StatesGalvin
Grant Edward Garrigues, M.D.ChicagoILUnited StatesGarrigues
Hafiz Kassam, M.D.Yuba CityCAUnited StatesKassam
Kevin Karl Kruse, M.D.DallasTXUnited StatesKruse
Jason B. Kurian, M.D.PortlandORUnited StatesKurian
Albert Lin, M.D.PittsburghPAUnited StatesLin
Colten Luedke, D.O.College StationTXUnited StatesLuedke
Keith Douglas Nord, M.D.JacksonTNUnited StatesNord
Stephen A. Parada, M.D.AugustaGAUnited StatesParada
Kevin D. Plancher, M.D., M.P.H.New YorkNYUnited StatesPlancher
David P. Richards, M.D., F.R.C.S.C.HamiltonVAUnited StatesRichards
James S. Shaha, M.D.GlendaleAZUnited StatesShaha
Daniel J. Song, M.D.Colorado SpringsCOUnited StatesSong
Misty Suri, M.D., M.S., FAANANew OrleansLAUnited StatesSuri