1204 - Comprehensive Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy

1204 - Comprehensive Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy
Lab Course

Title: Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy
July 22-23, 2022
Where: Orthopaedic Learning Center, Rosemont IL

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, hands-on cadaveric surgical labs, and panel discussions with case presentations. This course is designed for both the casual and advanced arthroscopist, including a pre-course questionnaire to best pair instructors to participants ensuring their goals of the course will be satisfied.

This course is enhanced with the AANA Safe StridesTM  initiative to ensure your safety and comfort during in-person interactions. Learn more.

Course Co-Chairs:
Larry D. Field, M.D., FAANA

Master Instructor:
William J. Ciccone II, M.D., FAANA
Gregg Nicandri, M.D.

Member Rate:
1-on-1 - $2,999
2-on-1 - $2,199

Non-Member Rate:
1-on-1 - $3,499
2-on-1 - $2,499

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


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CME Information

Learning Objectives

1) Comprehend the fundamentals of shoulder arthroscopy, including surgical options for rotator cuff tears and shoulder instability.
2) Discuss controversies in the field of shoulder surgery, including grafts and patches for rotator cuff repair, superior capsular reconstruction, and bone block procedures for shoulder instability.
3) Improved surgical skills of shoulder arthroscopy, specifically in treating massive rotator cuff tears, instability with bone loss, and what to do in the setting of failed previous surgery.

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

The Arthroscopy Association of North America designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 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.

Travel and Hotel Information

This course is being held at the Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, IL.

Air Travel and Ground Transportation

Please fly into O'Hare International Airport. A shuttle to the Hampton Inn and Suites picks up every 45 minutes from the Bus/Shuttle Center. Follow the signs from baggage claim. 

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 $119.00 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.

7/22/2022 1:00 PM - 7/23/2022 6:00 PM
The Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC) 9400 W. Higgins Road, Suite 100 Rosemont, IL 60018 UNITED STATES

Lab Instructors

Full NameCityState ProvinceCountryLast Name
Paul E. Caldwell, M.D., FAANARichmondVAUnited StatesCaldwell
William J. Ciccone, II, M.D., FAANAColorado SpringsCOUnited StatesCiccone
Randy R. Clark, M.D.Saint GeorgeUTUnited StatesClark
Larry D. Field, M.D., FAANAJacksonMSUnited StatesField
Benjamin R. Graves, M.D.Winston SalemNCUnited StatesGraves
Darius M. Moezzi, M.D.FlagstaffAZUnited StatesMoezzi
Cary R. Motz, M.D.ParkerCOUnited StatesMotz
Daniel MacKenzie Myer, M.D.PeninsulaOHUnited StatesMyer
Tracy Ng, D.O.VeniceFLUnited StatesNg
Gregg Nicandri, M.D.RochesterNYUnited StatesNicandri
Robert S. O'Connell, M.D.RichmondVAUnited StatesO'Connell
John P. Peden, M.D.Vero BeachFLUnited StatesPeden
Christopher Pokabla, M.D.MemphisTNUnited StatesPokabla
David P. Richards, M.D., F.R.C.S.C.HamiltonVAUnited StatesRichards
Paul B. Roache, M.D., FAANASan FranciscoCAUnited StatesRoache
John D. Toth, D.O., FAANAScottsdaleAZUnited StatesToth
Peter Statz Vezeridis, M.D.BostonMAUnited StatesVezeridis