Course Program


Advanced Foot and Ankle Virtual Course:
Case-Based Problems, Solutions, and Cutting-Edge Techniques

May 11-13, 2023

Course Chair: Erroll J. Bailey, MD
Course Co-Chairs: Christopher P. Miller, MD, and Glenn G. Shi, MD


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 and conditions

  • Understand and contrast extensile and minimally invasive surgical solutions

  • 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

The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. AOFAS designates the live activity for a maximum of  11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditsand the enduring materials for a maximum of .25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
For more information on AOFAS accreditation and educational policies, visit the Program Overview page.
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Symposium 1 – The Midfoot: Why Is It Such a Problem?
Moderator: Erroll J. Bailey, MD

Salvage Solutions for Complex Midfoot Problems
Jesse F. Doty, MD

Why Does the Top of My Foot Hurt? A Diagnostic Dilemma
Glenn G. Shi, MD

Dealing With the Lateral Column
Jeannie Huh, MD

Midfoot Fusions: Getting Them to Heal
Jason T. Bariteau, MD

Cases and Discussion

Support for this session is provided by an educational grant from Medline UNITE Foot & Ankle.


Symposium 2 – Complex Sports Injuries to the Foot and Ankle: He/She Is Going Division 1 – What Do I Do?
Moderator: Glenn G. Shi, MD

Syndesmotic Ankle Injuries: “Should I Operate on That? Ever?”
Fernando C. Raduan, MD

Navicular Stress Fracture: Cast, Fix, or Fuse?
Christopher E. Gross, MD

Haglund's/Achilles Tendinosis in the Athlete: What Do I Do With That?
Ettore Vulcano, MD

Jones Fractures: It Didn't Heal, Why? And Now What?
Eric W. Tan, MD

Cases and Discussion

Support for this session is provided by an educational grant from Medline UNITE Foot & Ankle.


Symposium 3 – Regenerative Biologics in Foot and Ankle: When, Why, and How
Moderator: Erroll J. Bailey, MD

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy: Does It Really Work?
Kivanc Atesok, MD, MSc

Thinking Outside the Box: Stem Cell Therapy, Shockwave, and More
Bopha Chrea, MD

Harvest or Not to Harvest: Bone Grafting
Timothy M. Badwey, MD

Office vs Operating Room: Biologic Logistics for My Practice in 2023
Allison Schafer, DO

Cases and Discussion


Symposium 4 – MIS: So Much More Than the Average Bunion
Moderator: Christopher P. Miller, MD

The MIS Lapidus: Is It Worth It?
Alastair S.E. Younger, MBChB, ChM

MIS Distal Metatarsal Osteotomies and Bunionettes
Steven D. Steinlauf, MD

MIS Hammertoe Correction: It Looks Easy but Show Me How
Craig S. Radnay, MD, MPH

How Has MIS Changed My Practice?
Elizabeth A. Martin, MD, ScM

Cases and Discussion


Symposium 5 – Lesser Toes: Getting It Right
Moderator: Glenn G. Shi, MD

The Plantar Plate: Etiology and Surgical Solutions
Paul G. Talusan, MD

I Hate the 2nd Toe: Open vs MIS Solutions
A. Holly Johnson, MD

I Hate the Weil Osteotomy More Than the 2nd Toe!
Edward T. Haupt, MD

Nothing Is Worse Than the Failed Hammer Toe
John Chao, MD

Cases and Discussion


Symposium 6 – Neuropathy Foot Complications
Moderator: Christopher P. Miller, MD

How Do I Work This Up? I Left the Medicine in Med School
Amgad M. Haleem Amin, MD, PhD

Neuropathic Fractures In Foot and Ankle: Getting It Done
Christopher P. Miller, MD

Internal vs External Fixation in Charcot
Sara H. Galli, MD

MIS in Charcot: It Makes Sense
Philip B. Kaiser, MD

Cases and Discussion


Symposium 7 – Total Ankle Arthroplasty: Can I Really Do That in This Patient?
Moderator: Erroll J. Bailey, MD

TAA: Deformity, Cysts, and Bone Loss – What Do I Do?
Elizabeth Cody, MD

TAA: Incisions – What Do I Do With That Wound?
Erroll J. Bailey, MD

We Know It's Infected: Now What?
Rishin J. Kadakia, MD

Fusion Takedown: The Ifs, Ands, and Buts
Constantine A. Demetracopoulos, MD

Cases and Discussion


Symposium 8 – Progressive Collapsing Foot Deformity: The Latest
Moderator: Glenn G. Shi, MD

What Is This and Why Do I Care?
Matthew S. Conti, MD

Treating the Failed Flatfoot Reconstruction
Todd A. Irwin, MD

Cases and Discussion


Additional Sessions

Zadek Calcaneal Osteotomy
Oliver N. Schipper, MD

Arthroscopic Broström
Jorge I. Acevedo, MD

MIS Chevron/Akin
Steven K. Neufeld, MD

Fibular Nail
James R. McWilliam, MD

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