• Day 1
  • Day 2

Friday: Hip & Knee
January 19, 2018

Breakfast/Registration7:00 am
Introduction7:25 am
7:25 am Session 1: Advances in Knee Joint Preservation

Keynote 1: Stem Cells and Biologics – The Scientific Approach
Keynote 2: Patella 2018 – Realign, Resurface, or Replace

  • Injection Protocols
  • Role of Viscosupplementation, PRP, Stem Cells
  • Physical Therapy & Bracing Approaches
  • Patellofemoral Joint
  • Osteotomies / ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Cartilage Repair
  • Micro-implants (biologics,ceramics)
9:00 am Session 2: Redefining Uni-compartmental and Multi-Compartmental Resurfacing Procedures

Keynote: Guidelines for Consistent Outcomes in UKA’s

  • Patient Selection
  • Imaging
  • Mobile vs Fixed Bearing
  • Bicruciates, Bi-Unis, BiComps
  • Robotics, PSI
  • PFJ, Lateral Unis
  • Surgical Execution & Approaches
  • Implant Fix & Bearing Modularity
Break10:00 am
10:20 am Session 3: Hip Surgical Approaches & Techniques

Keynote: The Way Out of Unpredicted Intra-op Occurrences

  • Anterior vs Posterior Hip Approaches
  • Role of Robotics
  • Implant Choice
  • Dynamic Cup Positioning
  • Intra-op Complications
  • Leg Length and Offset Optimization
11:20 am Cadaver Session 1: Cartilage Implantation Femoral Condyles with PFJ Re-Alignment
Lunch12:20 pm
1:00 pm Session 4: Surgical Knee Technologies and Implant Choice

Keynote: Data Driven Soft Tissue Balancing & Robotic Techniques “Release or Re-Align”

  • Kinematics
  • Surgical Customization
  • Implant Choice, Bearing Surfaces
  • Robotics, Sensors, PSI, Navigation
  • Mechanical vs Kinematic Alignment
  • Intra-op Complications
  • Gap Balancing / Measured Resection (The Hybrid)
  • Selective Soft Tissue Releases
  • Role of Constraint and Resurgence of Dished Bearings
2:00 pm Session 5: Revision Joint Surgery

Keynote: Infection Algorithms (Prevent, Diagnose, Treat)

  • Painful TJR - Imaging
  • Metallosis / Metal Sensitivity
  • Exposure and Technical Pearls
  • Joint Diagnostics - Cultures Neg
  • Instability, Stiffness, Fractures
  • Implant & Constraint Choice
  • Infection: What works & How long to treat
Break3:00 pm
3:30 pm Session 6 Keynote: What is that Bone Lesion?
  • What Surgeons Need to Know
3:45 pm Session 7 Keynote: Replacements with Chronic Pain
  • Potential Treatment Options
4:00 pm Cadaver Session 2: Unicompartmental Knee Replacement
Adjourn Closing Remarks5:15 pm

Friday: Shoulder
January 19, 2018

Breakfast/Registration7:00 am
Introduction7:50 am
8:00 am Session 1: Painful Massive Rotator Cuff Tear with Normal Function
  • Partial Repair
  • Graft Repair
  • SCR
  • Balloons
9:00 am Session 2: Partial Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears
  • SAD
  • BioInductive Patch Repair
  • PASTA Repair
  • Complete and Repair
10:00 am Session 3: Severe Glenohumeral Arthritis with B2 Glenoid
  • 50 year old vs. 70 year old
  • B2 vs. B3
Break11:00 am
11:15 am Cadaver Lab Sessions
Lunch12:15 pm
1:00 pm Session 4: Virtual Planning in Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Guide or plan alone?
2:00 pm Session 5: Three & Four Part Proximal Humerus Fractures
  • Non-operative Treatment
  • RSA
  • Nails
  • Cages
Break3:00 pm
3:15 pm Session 6: Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Convertibility vs. Revise-ability
4:15 pm Session 7: Multimodal Pain Management & Transition to Outpatient Shoulder Arthroplasty

Saturday: Hip & Knee
January 20, 2018

Breakfast/Registration7:00 am
7:30 am Cadaver Session 3: Robotic TKR
8:30 am Session 8: Complex Joint Surgery

Keynote: Removing a Noncemented Hip Stem – Technical Pearls

  • Case Presentations: What would you do?
Break10:00 am
10:30 am Session 9: Clinical Pathways and Accelerated Rehabilitation

Keynote: 10 Steps to Make Your Clinical Pathways Successful

  • Pre-op Morbidity Variables
  • Intra-op Efficiencies
  • Focus in the 90 Days Post-op
  • PROMS
  • Economics of Resource Utilization
  • Patient Connectivity / Data
  • MACRA
  • Physician Buy-in
  • Outpatient Surgical Approaches
11:30 am Cadaver Session 4: Robotic Bi-Cruciate Knee Replacement
Lunch12:30 pm
Adjourn: Remarks1:00 pm

Saturday: Shoulder
January 20, 2018

Breakfast/Registration7:00 am
Introduction7:50 am
8:00 am Cadaver Lab Sessions
9:00 am Session 8: Innovations in Anatomic Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Stemless
  • Metal-backed Glenoids
  • Augments & Insets
10:00 am Session 9: RSA Complications
11:00 am Session 10: If I knew then what I know now…
Adjourn: Remarks12:00 pm