Course Chairs: Brian D. Busconi, MD, and Marc R. Safran, MD

Course Description

The aim of the course is to provide a greater understanding of normal and pathological states of the athlete’s hip. The course will provide a complete overview of the evaluation, nonsurgical treatment and surgical correction of the athlete’s hip in all compartments; central, peripheral, peri-trochanteric and posterior. Integration of clinical expertise from outstanding local and international faculty with the best available clinical evidence into the decision making process for patient care will be presented to address clinical challenges relevant to every day practice. The psychomotor skills portion of the course will provide attendees a clear rationale and practical treatment algorithms to address both simple and complex hip pathologies.

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Please Note: Registration for this course closes January 31st.

Housing Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at Hampton Inn & Suites (adjacent to the Orthopaedic Learning Center) at a group rate of $125. Reservations may be made by calling (847) 692-3000 and asking for the AOSSM Surgical Skills Course Room Block.  You can also book online through our special reservation page. The reservation deadline is January 10, 2017.  Rooms are until this date pending availability. Reservations after this date may be at a higher rate. Attendees are encouraged to book early.