Full Schedule


7:30-7:35 a.m.

Featured Speakers:

 Kurt P. Spindler, MD
AOSSM President
The Cleveland Clinic
 Rick W. Wright, MD
Program Co-Chair
Vanderbilt University
Cassandra A. Lee, MD
Program Co-Chair
UC Davis 


Session l: Knee I

7:35 - 8:10 a.m.


 Geoffrey S. Baer, MD
University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
Michelle L. Wolcott, MD
CU Health Sports Medicine Center 
Topic Speakers
Paper 01: Quadriceps Tendon Autograft Exhibits Similar Outcomes at Return-to-Sport & Two-Years When Compared to Patellar Tendon Autograft for Primary ACL Reconstruction Walter R. Lowe, MD, University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston
Paper 02: A Modified Lemaire Lateral Extra-Articular Tenodesis in High-Risk Adolescents Undergoing Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Two-Year Clinical Outcomes Frank A. Cordasco, MD, MS, Hospital for Special Surgery
Restriction Blood Flow Therapy. How and When to Add it to May PT Protocols. Eric N. Bowman, MD, Vanderbilt University
LET – Technique Video Alan M. Getgood, MD, FRCS (Tr&Orth), Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic

Session ll: Shoulder

8:10 - 8:45 a.m.


 Asheesh Bedi, MD
University of Michigan
 Carolyn M. Hettrich, MD
Brigham & Women’s Hospital,
Harvard Medical School Program
Topic Speakers
Paper 03: Multimodal Pain Regimen is Equivalent to Opioid Analgesia Following Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial Toufic R. Jildeh, MD, Henry Ford Health System
Paper 04: The Effects of Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis on Early Clinical Outcomes Following Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair Wai Weng Yeo, University of New South Wales
Paper 05: Glenoid Labral Tears are Associated with Increased Neurofilament Innervation Geoffrey T. Murphy, University of New South Wales
Paper 06: The Effect of Anterior Glenoid Cartilage Defects on Anterior Glenohumeral Instability: A Biomechanical Study Peter N. Chalmers, MD, University of Utah Medical Center

Session lll: Massive Cuff Tears – Case Based Symposium

8:45 - 9:05 a.m.


 Rachel M. Frank, MD
University of Colorado
School of Medicine
John E. Kuhn, MD
Vanderbilt Sports Medicine 
Topic Speakers
Massive Cuff Tears – Reverse, Balloon, SCR, Partial Repair Joseph A. Abboud, MD, The Rothman Institute;
Julie Bishop, MD, Jameson Crane
Sports Medicine Institute;
Lawrence V. Gulotta, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery


9:05 - 9:20 a.m.

Session IV: Hip I

9:20 - 9:50 a.m.


 Mia S. Hagen, MD
University of Washington
 Richard C. Mather III, MD, MBA
Duke Health
Topic Speakers
Paper 07: Predictors of Return to Sport in High-Level Athletes Following Hip Arthroscopy for Femoroacetabular Impingement Benjamin G. Domb, MD, American Hip Institute
Paper 08: Predicting Clinically Significant Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Hip Arthroscopy for the Treatment of Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome: Five-Year Results in 453 Patients Ian M. Clapp, MD, Rush University Medical Center
Labral Reconstruction - Technique Video Jeffrey J. Nepple, MD, MS, Washington University

Session V: Celebrating our Partner Societies

9:55 - 10:45 a.m.


Kurt P. Spindler, MD
The Cleveland Clinic
Rick R. Wright, MD
Vanderbilt University
Topic Speakers
Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) Michael T. Archdeacon, MD, UC Health
American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) Kenneth J. Hunt, MD; University of Colorado Orhtopedics
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) Theodore J. Ganley, MD, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) Xavier Duralde, MD, Peachtree Orthopedics
Arthroscopic Association of North America (AANA) Mark H. Getelman, MD, Southern California Orthopaedic Institute

Kennedy Lecture

10:45 - 11:30 a.m.


Kurt P. Spindler, MD, The Cleveland Clinic

Featured Speaker:

Christopher C. Kaeding, MD
The Ohio State University


11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Session VI: Shoulder II

12:30 - 1:05 p.m.


 Matthew T. Provencher, MD MC UNNR
The Steadman Clinic
 Sara Edwards, MD
UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Topic Speakers
Paper 09: Postage-Stamp Glenoid Fracture after Bankart Repair. How Many Anchors are Safe? - A Biomechanical Analysis Mario H. Lobao, MD, Union Memorial Hospital Program
Paper 10: Long-Term Outcomes Following Arthroscopic Posterior Shoulder Stabilization: Minimum 10 Year Follow-up Benjamin B. Rothrauff, MD, PhD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Paper 11: Return to Sport Testing vs Time-Based Clearance in Posterior Shoulder Instability Robin H. Dunn, MD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Glenoid Bone Loss - Technique Video Matthew T. Provencher, MD, MC, USNR, Steadman Clinic

Session VII: Throwing Injuries

1:05 - 1:40 p.m.


 Lee D. Kaplan, MD
University of Miami
Robin V. West, MD
Inova Health System
Topic Speakers
Paper 12: Biomechanical Comparison of Anatomic Restoration of the Ulnar Footprint Versus Traditional Ulnar Tunnels in Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction Edward S. Chang, MD, Inova Health System
Paper 13: Clinical Outcomes of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Surgery in Non-Baseball Throwing Athletes and Non-Throwing Athletes Marcus A. Rothermich, MD, Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center
Paper 14: Excision of Hook of Hamate Fractures in Elite Baseball Players: Surgical Technique and Return to Play Ian Engler, MD, Tufts Medical School
Paper 15: Return to Play after Biceps Tenodesis for isolated SLAP Tears in Overhead Athletes Eoghan T. Hurley, MB, BCh, BAO, MCh, NYU Langone
Paper 16: Clinical Outcomes and Return to Play in Softball Players Following Biceps Tenodesis or SLAP Repair Michael K. Ryan, MD, Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center

Session VIII: UCL - Case Based Symposium

1:40 - 2:05 p.m.


 Jeffrey R. Dugas, MD
Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center
 Robin V. West, MD
Inova Health System
Topic Speakers
Repair – PRP vs. Augment vs. Conservative vs. Reconstruction David W. Altchek, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery;
James R. Andrews, MD, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine;
E. Lyle Cain Jr, MD, Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center;
Neal S. ElAttrache, MD, Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic Program
Biologics Update Scott A. Rodeo, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery

Session IX: Meniscus

2:25 - 2:55 p.m.


 Eric W. Carson, MD
VA St. Louis Health Care System
 Brett D. Owens, MD
Brown University Alpert Medical School
Topic Speakers
Paper 17: Optimal Tibial Tunnel Placement for Medial and Lateral Meniscal Root Repair in the Setting of Multi-ligament Reconstructions of the Knee Safa Gursoy, MD, PhD, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush
Paper 18: Treatment of Lateral Meniscus Tears Influences OA Rate following ACL Reconstruction at 9-year Follow-Up Kevin D. Plancher, MD, MPH, Plancher Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Root Repair/Transplant Robert H. Brophy IV, MD, Washington University Orthopedics


2:55 - 3:10 p.m.

Session X: Knee II

3:10 - 3:50 p.m.


 Lutul D. Farrow, MD
The Cleveland Clinic Sports Health Center
 David C. Flanigan, MD
The Ohio State University
Topic Speakers
Paper 19: Outcomes for Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction with Concomitant Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy for Failed Patellar Stabilization versus Primary Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction with Concomitant Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy Elizabeth R. Dennis, MD, MS, Columbia University Medical Center
Paper 20: Clinical Outcomes and Return to Sport in Patients Undergoing Osteochondral Allograft Michael J. Alaia, MD, NYU Langone
Paper 21: Blood Flow Restriction Therapy Improves Early Patient Reported Outcomes Following ACL Reconstruction Joseph S. Tramer, MD, Henry Ford Hospital
Paper 22: Increased Lower Extremity Injury Associated with Player Load and Distance in Collegiate Women’s Soccer Michelle Xiao, BS, Stanford University

Session XI: Hip II

3:10 - 3:50 p.m.


 Ljiljana Bogunovic, MD
Orthopaedic Associates of Wisconsin
 Robert W. Westermann, MD
University of Iowa Sports Medicine
Topic Speakers
Paper 23: Long Term Outcomes After Arthroscopic Treatment of Femoroacetabular Impingement for Patients with Borderline Dysplasia Ryan S. Selley, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery
Paper 24: The Natural Course of Recovery for Health-Related Quality of Life Following Hip Arthroscopy for Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome Thomas D. Alter, MD, Rush University Medical Center
Paper 25: The effect of osteochondroplasty on time to reoperation after arthroscopic management of femoroacetabular impingement AND Osteochondroplasty Benefits the Pragmatic Patient with Femoroacetabular Impingement: Analysis from the Embedded Prospective Cohort of the FIRST Trial Olufemi R. Ayeni, MD, FRCSC, McMaster University
Paper 26: Defining Clinically Significant Improvement on Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Test for Patients Undergoing Hip Arthroscopy for the Treatment of Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome at 1-Year Follow-Up Blake Bodendorfer, MD, Rush University Medical Center