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Welcome to the website of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), a world leader in sports medicine education, research, communication, and fellowship. Founded in 1972, AOSSM is an international organization of orthopaedic surgeons and other allied health professionals dedicated to sports medicine. Our members are physicians helping weekend warriors cope with the effects of aging, team doctors ensuring health and safety at all levels of sport and researchers working to help athletes prevent and manage injury. In short, sports medicine is more than our members’ job - it is their passion.
Share your knowledge and support AOSSM activities by joining a committee. Apply for an open position today!
Are athletes undergoing ACL surgery more frequently? Research from the University of Miami explores some recent trends.
Manage athlete care with help from our Athletic Health Handbook, including treatment tips for team physicians, ATCs, and PTs.
Your gift supports initiatives like the Research Mentor Program - offering research opportunities to young orthopaedic surgeons each year.