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Day 1 – FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2016

Session I: ELBOW
Radial Head Replacement: How to Get it Right George Athwal, MD
Coronoid Fixation: When and How to Fix it Mark Morrey, MD
Distal Humerus Fractures: Fixation and Replacement, Patient Selection and Outcomes Michael D. McKee, MD
Medial Elbow Pain: Making the Right Diagnosis Thomas Wright, MD
MCL Reconstruction: Indications, Technique & Results Josh Dines, MD
Lateral Elbow Pain: Making the Right Diagnosis Mark Morrey, MD
PLRI and Tennis Elbow: An Update Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD
Elbow Debridement for Arthritis and Stiffness Debate

Arthroscopic Debridement for all Patients

Open Debridement: Is it a Sin?


Larry Field, MD

Mark Mighell, MD

Session II: All Things Proximal Humerus
Which Fractures Require Internal Fixation  Thomas “Quin” Throckmorton, MD
 Innovative Plating Strategies  Michael D. McKee, MD
 4‐Part Fx: Save or Replace  Jonathan Levy, MD
 Complications and Treatment Solutions  Thomas Wright, MD
 The Economics of Proximal Humerus Fractures: What we should know  Joseph Zuckerman, MD
 Management of Type 3‐5 Symptomatic AC Joint Separations  Sean Grey, MD

Day 2 – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2016

Session II: Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
Design Implications Joseph Ianotti, MD, PhD
Subscap Implications – Biomechanical and Clinical George Athwal, MD
Approach to Subscap Debate

Tuberosity Osteotomy



Jonathan Levy, MD

John Sperling, MD

Michael Kissenberth, MD

Glenoid Exposure and Soft Tissue Balancing Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, MD
Peg vs. Keeled Glenoid Anthony Romeo, MD
5-10 Year Experience with Stemless Arthroplasty Peter Habermeyer, MD
Short Stem and Long Stem Anthony Romeo, MD
50 yo Male, Concentric OA, ROM, Elevation 90°,

External Rotation 15° ‐ Why I prefer:

1. Arthroscopic Approach with Capsular Releases Sean Grey, MD
2. Hemi Arthroplasty  W.Z. “Buz” Burkhead, Jr, MD
 3. Total Shoulder Arthroplasty  Peter Habermeyer, MD
 Complications of Loose Glenoid, Subscap Failure, Cuff Failure, and Humeral Fracture  W.Z. “Buz” Burkhead, Jr, MD
 Diagnosis/Treatment of the Infected Anatomic Shoulder Arthroplasty (Anatomic and Reverse)  John Sperling, MD
Removal of Cemented Stem Dean Harter, MD
Walch B2 Thomas “Quin” Throckmorton, MD
Expectation/Outcomes/ Return to Activity Edwin Spencer, MD
How To Talk To Your Patients About Poor Outcomes Anthony Romeo, MD
Selection of Shoulder and Elbow Outcome Scores and Where From Here to the Future Richard Hawkins, MD
Hypnosis 101
Session IV: Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
Design Implications Mark Frankle, MD
Pre‐Op Planning Joseph Iannotti, MD, PhD
Stem Design – Inset VS Onset Lawrence Gulotta, MD
Lateralization VS Medialization Philippe Valenti, MD
Indications and Outcomes David Dines, MD
Complications and Treatment (Not Infection) Richard Friedman, MD
How to Prevent Infections in Shoulder Arthroplasty Richard Hawkins, MD
Controvertible Stem – Reality or Myth Leesa Galatz, MD
Subcap: (Debate)
1. Fix Subscapularis Mark Mighell, MD
2. Don’t Fix Subscapularis Thomas Wright, MD
Case Presentation Moderator: Richard Hawkins, MD;
Panel: Frankle, Dines, Ionotti, Wright

Day 3 – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2016

Session V: Sports Medicine
Amniotic Stem Cells: Is There Any Value? Kevin Plancher, MD
Management of Anterior Instability: Without and With Glenoid Bone Loss Josh Dines, MD
Update on All‐arthroscopic Latarjet Philippe Valenti, MD
Humeral Bone Loss with Instability ‐ Ignore, Remplissage, Implant? Samer Hasan, MD
Revision Stabilization ‐ Soft Tissue or Latarjet? Anthony Romeo, MD
Posterior Instability Larry Field, MD
Superior Capsular Reconstruction Kevin Plancher, MD
Case Presentations Panel Discussion Anthony Romeo, MD ‐ Moderator
Indications for Rotator Cuff Repair ‐ Always Nonoperative Treatment First? Leesa Galatz, MD
Acromioplasty, Mumford, Biceps ‐ what’s the indications with Rotator Cuff Tears? James Esch, MD
Single versus Double Row Repairs ‐ How do I decide? David Dines, MD
Subscapularis Tears ‐ Indications? Open or Arthroscopic? Peter Habermeyer, MD
Massive Irreparable RC Tears without Arthritis Richard Hawkins, MD
Customize Your Repair to the Tear Mark Mighell, MD