Allied Health

Non-orthopaedic related professionals such as scientists, researchers, research assistants, medical assistants, ATC, PA, PT, RN, DVM, DDS, DO, MDs are all important players in the orthopaedic community. AANA is a valuable resource to complement your endeavors.


  • Looking to change your career path or looking for your next opportunity? The AANA Career Center is your ultimate career destination.
  • The AANA Online Learning Center is the epicenter of advanced arthroscopy and minimally invasive orthopaedic surgical education. Learn something new, find a new interest or add to your current research.
  • AANA encourages your presence at the AANA Annual Meeting! Receive a discount to attend and access a unique meeting.

Mark your calendars to attend the 2024 AANA Annual Meeting in Boston, May 9-11.

AANA will feature a new and exciting education track specially designed for physical therapists and ATCs.


To be eligible for Affiliate Allied Health Member, you must:

  • Be an M.D., D.O., D.D.S., D.M.D., D.V.M., Ed.D., A.T.C., P.A., P.T., R.N. or non-orthopaedic related professional, such as, researchers, research assistants, medical assistants, team and athletic trainers
  • Demonstrate an advanced level of knowledge or contributions in the science of arthroscopy

Dues & Fees

  • Annual dues for Affiliate Allied Health Member are currently $250 per year. You will be invoiced for your first year's dues upon approval of your application.

Obligations of Membership

To maintain your membership, you must:
  • Pay your dues
  • Adhere to all rules, regulations and criteria as outlined in AANA’s Bylaws

See a comprehensive list of Member Benefits and apply today!   

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