Advanced Foot and Ankle Course



AOFAS Advanced Foot and Ankle Course 2018
October 18-20, 2018
Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
Scottsdale, Arizona 

   

This course addresses the more involved and difficult conditions that foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons encounter. Expert faculty will present the newest advances and emerging technologies in surgical and non-surgical treatment through didactic lectures, case presentations, and panel discussions.

FACULTY (subject to change)

Mark A. Glazebrook, MD, MSc, PhD, Course Chair
Christopher P. Chiodo, MD, Course Co-chair
J. Chris Coetzee, MD
Timothy R. Daniels, MD, FRCSC
Anish R. Kadakia, MD
John Y. Kwon, MD
Peter G. Mangone, MD
Michael S. Pinzur, MD
Gowreeson Thevendran, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course, learners should be able to:

  • Compare and contrast approaches for treating routine and complex foot and ankle deformities
  • Describe patient selection and treatment strategies for revision procedures
  • Outline the ways to identify and manage complications
  • Determine and apply strategies to improve patient outcomes. 

COURSE TOPICS

  • Hallux Valgus and Hallux Rigidus: Make ‘em Straight and Comfy 
  • Hindfoot and Midfoot Trauma: The Fix Is on 
  • Lateral and Medial Ankle Instability: The Newest Inside and Outside of Ankle Stabilization 
  • Sports Injuries: Back to Play 
  • Correcting the Arch and the Pain 
  • Hindfoot and Ankle Arthritis: Time to Fuse 
  • Infections and Non-unions: Get the Antibiotics in and Pain out 
  • Diabetic Ulcers and Charcot: Making the Worst Cases Easy 
  • End-stage Ankle Arthritis: TAA Motion to the Future 
  • Faculty Case Presentations: My Worst Case
 
Schedule, topics, and speakers subject to change. This activity has been approved for 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 

REGISTRATION RATES


AOFAS Member $875
Orthopaedic Resident/Fellow $725
Nonmember Physician $975
Allied Health $725
Podiatrist $1,075
 
Please Note: 
  • Nonmember Orthopaedic Residents/Fellows must be verified by AOFAS prior to registering at Resident/Fellow prices. Please fax program verification to 847-692-3315.

HOUSING
Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas 
6333 N. Scottsdale Rd. 
Scottsdale, AZ 85250 

Reservations: Reserve your room online or call 480-948-7750 and refer to group name American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society. 
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 EXHIBITING COMPANIES

 

Artoss, Inc.
Avitus Orthopaedics, Inc.
Buxton BioMedical, Inc.
Carestream Health
Cartiva®, Inc.
CONMED
Crossroads Extremity Systems, LLC
CurveBeam, LL​​C
Depuy Synthes
Footmaxx
Hapad, Inc.
Medline UNITE
Paragon 28
Stryker
Treace Medical Concepts, Inc.
Wright Medical Technology, Inc.
Zimmer Biomet

(As of 9/26/2018)​

 

 COMMERCIAL SUPPORT

 

provided by:

Cartiva®, Inc.
CONMED
CurveBeam LLC

For exhibit and commercial support information, click here​.​

 

 CME Credit

 

To claim CME for the 2016 Advanced Foot and Ankle Course, please complete and submit this form.​

 

 Course Content on the PRC

 
View recorded sessions from the 2016 course on the AOFAS Physician Resource Center (PRC). Click here to access.