Welcome To The

2018 Chicago Sports Medicine Symposium:
World Series of Surgery

 Post-Course Page

 This is where you will be able to:

1. Complete your course evaluation

2. Attest to your credits

3. Print &/or save your CE Certificate

4. Download available presentations from the course

Step 1: Course Evaluation

Please click on the link below to complete the course evaluation.

Step 2:  Attest to your credits

PHYSICIANS: The Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

FORE designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


ATHLETIC TRAINERS: Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) (BOC AP# P3115) is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education to Athletic Trainers. This program is eligible for a maximum of 21.75 EBP Category hours/CEUs. ATs should claim only those hours actually spent in the educational program.


PHYSICAL THERAPISTS:The Illinois Chapter Continuing Education Committee has certified that this course meets the criteria for approval of Continuing Education offerings established by The Illinois Physical Therapy Association. This course has been approved for 22 CE Hours.

Step 3:  Print &/or Save your Certificate

Click “DONE” to be re-directed to the certificate page, where you will be able to print &/or save your CE certificate.

** Please note, the Survey and Certificate Download is NOT mobile friendly. Please use a laptop or desktop computer to complete your survey**


Step 4:  Presentations

Course presentations will be available for PDF download within 5 business days following the course.  Presentations in blue are available to download now.


First Time Shoulder Instability: Why I Fix These – Robert A. Arciero, MD
Surgical Stabilization: Not So Fast – John M. Tokish, MD
Non-op Rehab and Return to Sport of the In-Season Athlete – Matthew Gauthier, PT, DPT
Glenoid Bone Loss: You Can Measure This – Rachel M. Frank, MD
Shoulder Instability Evolved: My Treatment Algorithm – Mark H. Getelman, MD
Open is Not a Four-Letter Word! – Brian Wolf, MD
Shoulder Stabilization: Get Me Back to Play! – Kevin E. Wilk, PT DPT
Revision Instability Repair: What Went Wrong? – Grant Garrigues, MD
Bone Reconstruction: Latarjet and More – Nikhil N. Verma, MD
Instability Case Presentations, Question and Answer – Nikhil N. Verma, MD
Non-Operative Management of Rotator Cuff Tears: Who Needs Surgery? – Julie Bishop, MD
Rotator Cuff Repair: Maximize Biomechanics – Brian R. Waterman, MD
Sometimes You Just Gotta Reverse It… – Gregory P. Nicholson, MD
Massive Cuff: My Treatment Algorithm – John M. Tokish MD
Massive Cuff: We Can Fix These If You Know How – L. Pearce McCarty, III, MD
Rehab Following Tendon Transfer – Allison M. Mumbleau, PT
Massive Cuff: Use a Patch – Mark H. Getelman, MD
Rehab After Cuff Repair: How Fast Can I Go? – Michael Reinold PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS
Evaluating the Shoulder in the Throwing Athlete – John E. Conway, MD
Rehab of the Throwing Shoulder: Surgery is the Last Choice – Mike Reinold PT, DPT, SCS, CSC
SLAP Lesions: Pathology or Anatomy – Nikhil N. Verma, MD
Biceps Pathology: How I Diagnose and How I Manage – Larry D. Field, MD
Return to Throwing: Here’s How You Get Them There – Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT
Case Presentations, Question and Answer – JT Tokish, MD
Subscapularis Repair Made Easy – Larry D. Field, MD
Massive Cuff: Anatomy and Mobilization – Grant Garrigues, MD
Superior Capsular Reconstruction – Mark H. Getelman, MD
Advanced Arthroscopic Instability Repair – Nikhil N. Verma, MD
SLAP Tears: If You Are Going to Fix It, Here Is How – John E. Conway, MD
Remplissage – Brian Wolf, MD
Suprascapular Nerve Decompression: Should I Do It and How? – L. Pearce McCarty, III, MD
AC Joint: My Surgical Technique with Graft – Rachel M. Frank, MD
Clavicle Fractures: Should We Be Fixing More and How? – Eric J. Strauss, MD
Rehabilitation of the Stiff and Painful Shoulder; Techniques to Restore Motion – Matthew Gauthier, DPT
Scapular Dyskinesis; Recognition & Rehabilitation – Russ Paine, PT
Rehabilitation Following Rotator Cuff Surgery – George J. Davies, DPT
Non-operative Rehabilitation of SLAP & Shoulder Instability Lesions – Russ Paine, PT
Shoulder Return to Play Criteria Objective Test Methods – George J. Davies, DPT


OCD Lesion: Diagnosis, Evaluation and Management – Geoffrey Van Thiel, MD
Microfracture: Is There a Role in 2018 and How? – Jack Farr, II, MD
Surface Options for Articular Cartilage Reconstruction: Established and Emerging – Andreas H. Gomoll, MD
Osteochondral Grafts: Best Indications Based on Defect Characteristics – Geoffrey Van Thiel, MD
Osteotomies and Articular Cartilage Lesions: Indications in 2018 – Jack Farr, II, MD
Rehabilitation of the Cartilage Deficient Knee – George J. Davies, DPT
ACL Injuries: Can They Be Prevented? – Timothy Hewett, PhD
ACL Anatomy: From the Cadaver to the Camera – Brian Forsythe, MD
ACL Grafts: How Do I Choose? – Aaron J. Krych, MD
AM and Accessory Portal Techniques – Michael Ellman, MD
ACL Revision: My Bag of Tricks – Seth L. Sherman, MD
Extra-Articular Augmentation: What’s the Evidence? – Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS
5 Keys to Successful Return to Sport After ACL-R – Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT
Case Presentations, Question and Answer – Kevin F. Bonner, MD, FAAOS
Complex Meniscus Repair: Root, Radial, Revision – Aaron Krych, MD
LCL/PLC: How to Evaluate and How to Fix – Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS
Contemporary PCL Reconstruction: How I Do It – Michael Ellman, MD
Complex Knee Cases – Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS
First Time Patellar Dislocation – Seth Sherman, MD
Patellar Instability: Looking Outside the MPFL (Alta/Dysplasia/Malalignment) – Jack Farr, II, MD
Rehab for Patellofemoral Problems: It’s Complicated – George J. Davies, DPT
Trochleoplasty: When and How? – Andreas Gomoll, MD
Distal Biceps Repair: Contemporary Options – John J. Fernandez, MD
Elbow Arthroscopy: My Top 5 Pearls for Success – Larry D. Field, MD
Lateral Epicondylitis: Arthroscopic Management – John D. Kelly, IV, MD
Elbow OCD: Indications and Technique for Arthroscopic Management – Gregory P. Nicholson
Ulnar Nerve: What Should I Do? – John J. Fernandez, MD
Elbow Case Presentations, Question & Answer – Gregory P. Nicholson, MD
The Throwing Program Demystified – Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT
Return to Play Criteria: Objective Testing – Lynn Snyder-Mackler, PT & George J. Davies, DPT
Bridging the Gap: Rehabilitation to Physical Preparation – Dave Heidloff, ATC, FMS, PES
Pearls and Pitfalls for Post-Op Hip Arthroscopy & Hip Disorders – Melissa Strzelinski, PT, MPT
Pilates for Athletes – Katie Lemmon MS, ATC
Blood Flow Restriction – Jennifer Ann Tymkew, ATC


FAIS Can Be Treated Without Surgery – Bradley Allison, PT, DPT, OCS
FAIS Should Only Be Treated with Surgery – Allston J. Stubbs, MD
It’s All About the Labral Repair – John D. Kelly, IV, MD
It’s All About the Correction of FAIS – Joshua Harris, MD
Pincer Impingement: Diagnostic Imaging and Surgical Treatment – Michael Ellman, MD
Arthroscopic Treatment of Borderline Dysplasia – Shane J. Nho, MD, MS
Open Hip Surgery for Borderline Dysplasia – Joel C. Williams, MD
Treatment Options for Mild Hip Osteoarthritis – Joshua Harris, MD
Treatment of Cartilage Injuries in the Hip – Thomas H. Wuerz, MD
Labral Reconstruction: Fact or Fiction – Michael Ellman, MD
Rehabilitation After Hip Arthroscopy & Open Hip Surgery – Melissa Strzelinski, PT, MPT
Treatment of Massive Gluteus Medius Tears – Thomas H. Wuerz, MD
Ischiofemoral Impingement – Allston J. Stubbs, MD
Endoscopic Proximal Hamstring Repair – John D. Kelly, IV, MD
Open Treatment of Acute and Chronic Hamstring Injuries – Shane J. Nho, MD, MS
Rehab for Extra-Articular Hip Pathology – Melissa Strzelinski, PT, MPT,
Case Presentations, Question and Answer – Richard C. Mather, MD