AOSSM-AANA COMBINED 2021 ANNUAL MEETING. Music City Center. Nashville, TN. July 8-11, 2021 AOSSM-AANA COMBINED 2021 ANNUAL MEETING. Music City Center. Nashville, TN. July 8-11, 2021

AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting Official Program

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AOSSM and AANA look forward to welcoming you to Nashville for our historic event, July 7-11, 2021!

This extraordinary event will include the most comprehensive level of education and research provided by the world’s leaders in all areas of sports medicine and arthroscopy. It will highlight the synergistic expertise of both great organizations while deeply celebrating each of the organization’s traditions, including the start of AOSSM’s 50th Anniversary and AANA’s 40th year Anniversary.

Here you will find a daily breakdown of all scheduled sessions and events. Simply click on each day below to review that day's schedule.

Note: All elements of the schedule, including sessions and speakers, are subject to change. Check back frequently for updates, additions and special announcements.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Friday, July 9, 2021

Saturday, July 10, 2021

Sunday, July 11, 2021

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Biologic Association Summit

The AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting welcomes the Biologic Association’s (BA) 2nd Annual Summit to Nashville this July. The BA Summit agenda features renowned faculty delivering state-of-the-art presentations focused on innovative approaches and new orthobiologic ideas, products and applications. Summit participants include all multilevel and multidisciplinary stakeholders comprising a diverse group of scientists, clinicians, regulators, corporate, private equity and venture capitalists.

Additional registration is required for the BA Summit.

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1 - 5 p.m.
Innovation Symposium

Innovation in orthopaedic sports medicine is well underway. It is exciting and can potentially have a huge impact on the athletes and active people that we care for. In this symposium, the most prolific dimensions of innovation will be discussed, and a sampling of some of the most promising and high-impact technologies will be presented. Open to all attendees.

Complimentary to attend, however additional registration is required.

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Thursday, July 8, 2021

7 - 8:30 a.m.
Instructional Courses (IC101-IC108)

(Additional Registration Required)

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8:45 - 10 a.m.
General Session: Anterior Shoulder Instability: Nuts to Bolts?

Moderators: Eric C. McCarty, MD and Richard KN Ryu, MD

  • 8:45 - 8:51 a.m.
    Anterior Instability: Evidence-Based Decision-Making in 2021
    Dean C. Taylor, MD
  • 8:51 - 8:56 a.m.
    Arthroscopic Bankart Repair for Primary Versus Recurrent Instability in Athletes
    Eoghan T. Hurley, MB, BCh, MCh
  • 8:56 - 9:01 a.m.
    Minimum Two-Year Clinical Outcomes After Arthroscopic Treatment for Glenolabral Articular Disruption (GLAD) Lesions: A Matched Case-Control Study
    Bryant P. Elrick, MD, MS
  • 9:01 - 9:06 a.m.
    Bankart Repair in Adolescents: Clinical and Radiographic Predictors of Revision Surgery
    Crystal A. Perkins, MD
  • 9:06 - 9:10 a.m.
    Q & A
  • 9:10 - 9:25 a.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Open Bankart Repair – The Lost Art
    Moderator: Robert A. Arciero, MD
    Procedure: Michael J. Pagnani, MD
  • 9:25 - 9:31 a.m.
    Bone Loss: Contemporary Spectrum of Pathology
    Stephen F. Brockmeier, MD
  • 9:31 - 9:36 a.m.
    Suture Button Fixation of Distal Tibial Allografts for Glenoid Bone Loss: A Preliminary Report
    Ian KY Lo, MD
  • 9:36 - 9:41 a.m.
    Glenoid “Pear Restoration” With the Traditional Latarjet versus Congruent Arc Modification: CT Assessment of Coracoid Morphology for Preoperative Planning
    Joseph D. Lamplot, MD
  • 9:41 - 9:46 a.m.
    It’s More Than Size That Matters: The Role of Glenoid Concavity in Shoulder Instability with Anterior Bone Loss
    Jens Wermers, MS
  • 9:46 - 9:50 a.m.
  • 9:50 - 10:05 a.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Open Latarjet - All My Tricks
    : Joseph A. Abboud, MD
    Matthew T. Provencher, MD, MC, USNR (Ret)

10 - 10:45 a.m.
Exhibit Hall Break

10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Game Changer Session:
The Athlete, The Injury, The League: The Art of Translation through the Doctor's Eyes

Panel Discussion with Chief Medical Officers of the Major Professional Leagues:

  • NFL – Allen K. Sills, MD
  • MLB – Gary A. Green, MD
  • MLS – Margot Putukian, MD
  • NBA – John P. DiFiori, MD, FACSM
  • NHL – Bradley J. Nelson, MD

Session Schedule:

  • 10:45 - 10:55 a.m. Concussion
  • 10:55 - 11:05 a.m. Toradol/NSAIDs/PEDs
  • 11:05 - 11:15 a.m. Game Day Protocols
  • 11:15 - 11:25 a.m. League Rule Changes
  • 11:25 - 11:35 a.m. COVID-19
  • 11:35 - 11:45 a.m. Q & A

11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch Break/Exhibit Hall/Keystone Theater

11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
AOSSM/AANA Medical Publishing Reviewers’ Workshop

(Additional Registration Required)

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1 - 5 p.m.
Sports Health Symposium

(Additional Registration Required)

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1:15 - 2:15 p.m.
ON Foundation Regenerative Medicine Grant Tank

Concurrent Sessions

Session A: The Athlete’s Elbow
: Luke S. Oh, MD, MS and George A. Paletta Jr, MD

  • 1:15 - 1:20 p.m.
    Biomechanical Comparison of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Reconstruction With and Without Internal Bracing
    Michael V. Narvaez, MD
  • 1:20 - 1:25 p.m.
    Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries in Gymnasts and Javelin Throwers: An Analysis of Return to Sport and Patient Outcomes
    Taylor D’Amore, MD
  • 1:25 - 1:30 p.m.
    Management of Partial UCL Tears
    Steven B. Cohen, MD
  • 1:30 - 1:35 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 1:35 - 1:50 p.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: UCL Reconstruction
    Moderator: Christopher S. Ahmad, MD
    Neal S. ElAttrache, MD
    Panel Discussion: Christopher S. Ahmad, MD, Jeffrey R. Dugas, MD, Michael J. O’Brien, MD
  • 1:50 - 1:55 p.m.
    Return to Play Rates Following Arthroscopic Treatment of Elbow OCD in Adolescent Baseball Players
    Robert A. Jack II, MD
  • 1:55 - 2 p.m.
    Long-Term Clinical Outcomes of Osteochondritis Dissecans Lesions of the Elbow Treated with Arthroscopy
    Marcus A. Rothermich, MD
  • 2 - 2:15 p.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Arthroscopic OCD Repair
    John E. Conway, MD
    Panel Discussion: Larry D. Field, MD, Felix H. Savoie III, MD, Mark S. Schickendantz, MD

Session B: Meniscus
Julie A. Dodds, MD and Sommer Hammoud, MD

  • 1:15 - 1:20 p.m.
    ICRS Scores Worsen Between Two-and Five-year Follow-up After Medial Meniscus Root Repair: An MRI Analysis

    Daniel J. Kaplan, MD
  • 1:20 - 1:25 p.m.
    Investigating the Chronology of Meniscus Root Tears: Do Medial Meniscus Posterior Root Tears Cause Extrusion or the Other Way Around?

    Aaron J. Krych, MD
  • 1:25 - 1:30 p.m.
    Surgical Outcomes After Bucket Handle Meniscus Repairs: Analysis of a Large, Contained Cohort Study

    David Y. Ding, MD
  • 1:30 - 1:35 p.m.
    Time to Achieving Clinically Significant Outcomes After Meniscal Allograft Transplantation

    Adam B. Yanke, MD, PhD
  • 1:35 - 1:40 p.m.
    Superior Improvements in Knee Pain and Function with a Novel Synthetic Medial Meniscus Replacement Implant Compared to Non-surgical Care in Subjects with Knee Pain Following Partial Meniscectomy: Two-year Results from Two Prospective US Clinical Trials

    Wayne K. Gersoff, MD
  • 1:40 - 1:47 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 1:47 - 1:54 p.m.
    When to Fix and When to Punt: Medial Meniscus Root

    Aaron J. Krych, MD
  • 1:54 - 2 p.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Meniscus Root Repair

    Michael J. Stuart, MD
  • 2 - 2:15 p.m.

    Pro: Meniscal Repair Fix It, It's Worth the Risk
    Con: Partial Meniscectomy - Let’s Be Realistic: Technology Over Reason?
    Robert H. Brophy IV, MD
    Geoffrey S. Baer, MD, PhD

Session C: The Outpatient Revolution in Orthopaedics
Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD and Christopher C. Dodson, MD

  • 1:15 - 1:22 p.m.
    Congressional Updates That Will Affect You: Surprise Billing, Pre-certification and E&M

    Eric C. Stiefel, MD
  • 1:22 - 1:29 p.m.
    Inpatient to Outpatient: The Revolution is Here

    Michael Sheerin, Senior Vice President
  • 1:29 - 1:36 p.m.
    Contracting 101: How to Maximize Reimbursement in the Ambulatory Surgical Center Setting
    Jack M. Bert, MD
  • 1:36 - 1:43 p.m.
    Safety First: Patient Selection for Outpatient Arthroplasty

    Geoffrey S. Van Thiel, MD, MBA
  • 1:43 - 1:50 p.m.
    Responsible Pain Management in the Outpatient Setting

    Andrew Pisansky, MD
  • 1:50 - 2:00 p.m.
    Beyond the Day Job: Creating Exit Value in Orthopaedic Platforms

    Michael Sheerin, Senior Vice President
  • 2:00 - 2:15 p.m.
    Panel Discussion and Q&A

2:25 - 3:25 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Session A: Staying Out of Trouble and Handling Complications in Shoulder Surgery
Augustus D. Mazzocca, MD, MS and Patrick St Pierre, MD

  • 2:25 - 2:30 p.m.
    My Rotator Cuff Anchor Won’t Hold
    Jan Fronek, MD
  • 2:30 - 2:35 p.m.
    I Cracked My Latarjet Graft

    Frank A. Cordasco, MD, MS
  • 2:35 - 2:40 p.m.
    I Can’t Find My Biceps

    John D. Kelly IV, MD
  • 2:40 - 2:45 p.m.
    Where’s the Subscap?
    Jonathan B. Ticker, MD
  • 2:45 - 2:50 p.m.
    Suture Spaghetti

    Mark H. Getelman, MD
  • 2:50 - 2:55 p.m.
    AC Joint Fixation Failure

    Craig R. Bottoni, MD
  • 2:55 - 3:25 p.m.
    Case Panel:
    My Worst Complications
    Augustus, D. Mazzocca, MD, MS and Patrick St. Pierre, MD
    Craig R. Bottoni, MD, Frank A. Cordasco, MD, MS, Jan Fronek, MD, Mark H. Getelman, MD, John D. Kelly IV, MD, Jonathan B. Ticker, MD

Session B: Rotator Cuff
Bradley J. Nelson, MD and Joseph C. Tauro, MD

  • 2:25 - 2:30 p.m.
    Adipose Stem Cell-Derived Exosomes as a Macrophage-Based Treatment for Chronic Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy: From a Mouse Model to a Study in Human Tissue
    Chongyang Wang, MD
  • 2:30 - 2:35 p.m.
    Predictive Factor for Failure of Conservative Management in the Treatment of Calcific Tendinitis of the Shoulder
    Mauricio Drummond Jr, MD
  • 2:35 - 2:40 p.m.
    Treatment of Partial-Thickness Rotator Cuff Repairs with a Resorbable Bio-inductive Bovine Collagen Implant: 1-Year Results from a Prospective Multi-Center Registry

    Brandon D. Bushnell, MD, MBA
  • 2:40 - 2:45 p.m.
    Full-Thickness Cuff Tears Treated With a Collagen Implant: 1-Year Results of the REBUILD Registry

    Louis F. McIntyre, MD
  • 2:45 - 2:50 p.m.
    Relative Efficacy of Three of Nonsurgical Treatments for Calcific Tendinitis: Physical Therapy versus Steroid Injection versus Ultrasound-Guided Aspiration

    Robin H. Dunn, MD
  • 2:50 - 2:55 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 2:55 - 3:09 p.m.
    Top or Bottom: What Makes Sense for These Patches?
    Scott A. Rodeo, MD
  • 3:09 - 3:17 p.m.
    Debate: Patch Augmentation – Save it for the Lab...It Works and I Can Prove It
    Stephen C. Weber, MD and Alison P. Toth, MD
  • 3:17 - 3:25 p.m.
    From the Bench to the Operating Room: Optimizing Rotator Cuff Healing in 2021
    Jason L. Dragoo, MD

Session C: Osteotomy of the Knee: The ISAKOS Perspective
: Elizabeth A. Arendt, MD and Alan M. Getgood, MD, FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Join us for this Global Program Series (GPS) session where ISAKOS will take a case based approach to understanding the indications, preoperative planning, technique pearls and tips on how to avoid complications when performing realignment osteotomy.

  • 2:25 - 2:27 p.m. Introductions
    Elizabeth A. Arendt, MD and Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS (Tr&Orth)
  • 2:27 - 2:40 p.m.
    Failed Revision ACLR With Increased Tibial Slope: When to Perform a Slope Altering Proximal Tibial Osteotomy

    Volker Musahl, MD
  • 2:41 – 2:54 p.m.
    Performing an Opening Wedge Osteotomy, I See a Hinge Fracture: What Now?

    Robert A. Duerr, MD
  • 2:55 – 3:08 p.m.
    17-Year-Old with Recurrent Lateral Patella Instability and Patella Alta: When to Do a TTO
    Seth L. Sherman, MD
  • 3:09 - 3:22 p.m.
    Valgus Deformity in a 32-Year-Old Male: Do I Correct on The Femur or Tibia?

    Jeffrey A. Macalena, MD
  • Closing Remarks
    Elizabeth A. Arendt, MD and Alan Getgood, MD, FRCS (Tr&Orth)

3:25 - 4 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Break

4 - 5 p.m.
Special Session Presented by The Forum

All Things Knee
: Erin E. McLemore, MD

  • 4 - 4:08 p.m.
    Management of Hormonal Contraceptives During the Perioperative Period for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

  • 4:08 - 4:16 p.m.

    Risk of Patella Fracture in Proximal Quadriceps Tendon Versus Distal Patella Tendon Autograft Bone Blocks in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Biomechanical Study

  • 4:16 - 4:24 p.m.
    Post Traumatic Osteoarthritis Progression is Diminished by Early Mechanical Unloading in Mice

  • 4:24 - 4:32 p.m.

    Treatment of Early Knee Osteoarthritis with Autologous Platelet Rich Plasma Improves Pain and Function: Is This Good Enough?

  • 4:32 - 4:40 p.m.

    Surgical Technique and PRO for Arthroscopic Decompression of Symptomatic Baker’s Cysts

  • 4:40 - 4:48 p.m.

    Revision Patellofemoral Surgery

  • 4:48 - 5 p.m.

4 - 5 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Session A: All Things Shoulder
: Brian F. Grogan, MD and William N. Levine, MD

  • 4 - 4:05 p.m.
    Arthroscopic-Assisted Coracoclavicular Ligament Reconstruction: Clinical Outcomes and Return to Activity at Mean Six-Year Follow-Up

    Joseph D. Lamplot, MD
  • 4:05 - 4:10 p.m.
    Progression to Glenohumeral Arthritis After Arthroscopic Stabilization in a Young and High Demand Population
    Ashley B. Anderson, MD
  • 4:10 - 4:15 p.m.
    Survivorship and Patient-Reported Outcomes After Comprehensive Arthroscopic Management of Glenohumeral Osteoarthritis: Minimum 10-Year Follow-Up

    Daniel Haber, MD
  • 4:15 - 4:20 p.m.
    Operative Versus Non-Operative Treatment of Severely Shortened or Comminuted Clavicle Fractures in Older Adolescent Athletes: Results from a Prospective, Multicenter, Level II Cohort Study

    David D. Spence, MD
  • 4:20 - 4:25 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 4:25 - 4:35 p.m.
    Decision-Making in the Young Arthritic Patient

    Peter J. Millet, MD, MSc
  • 4:35 - 5 p.m.
    Panel Discussion: Treatment of Arthritis in the Young and Active Patient

    John E. Kuhn, MD and Matthew D. Pepe, MD
    Glen Ross, MD, Paul M. Sethi, MD, William T. Pennington, MD, Fotios P. Tjoumakaris, MD

Session B: Knee Cartilage
Rachel M. Frank, MD and Anil S. Ranawat, MD

  • 4 - 4:05 p.m.
    Chondrogenesis With Stem Cells in Massive Chondral Defects: A Randomized Controlled Trial

    Adam Anz, MD
  • 4:05 - 4:10 p.m.
    The Beneficial Effect of Intra-Articular Injection of Losartan on the Microfracture Mediated Cartilage Repair is Dose Dependent

    Catherine A. Logan, MD, MBA, MSPT
  • 4:10 - 4:15 p.m.
    Pre-Operative Mental Health Predicts Clinically Meaningful Outcomes After Osteochondral Allograft for Cartilage Defects of the Knee: A Machine Learning Analysis

    Prem Ramkumar, MD, MBA
  • 4:15 - 4:20 p.m.
    Osteotomies About the Knee Can Safely Be Performed in an Ambulatory Surgical Center

    Michael J. Alaia, MD
  • 4:20 - 4:25 p.m.
    A Possible Issue of Articular Cartilage Degeneration in the Acute Phase After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
    Yudai Morita, MD
  • 4:25 - 4:30 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 4:30 - 5 p.m.
    Case Panel Discussion: Controversies in Articular Cartilage Surgery

    Kevin F. Bonner, MD and Nicholas A. Sgaglione, MD
    Jack Farr II, MD, Bert R. Mandelbaum, MD, Andreas H. Gomoll, MD, Christian Lattermann, MD, Riley J. Williams III, MD

Session C: Foot and Ankle
MaCalus V. Hogan, MD and Kirk A. McCullough, MD

  • 4:05 – 4:10 p.m.
    Arthroscopic Assessment of Syndesmotic Instability: Are We Pulling Correctly in Coronal Plane?

    Rohan Bhimani, MD
  • 4:10 – 4:20 p.m.
    Talus Visualization in Ankle Fractures: How Much Are We Really Seeing?

    Jeff D. Hassebrock, MD
  • 4:20 – 4:30 p.m.
    Ankle Fracture Arthroscopy: Are WE Making a Difference

    Norman Waldrop III, MD
  • 4:25 - 4:30 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 4:30 - 4:35 p.m.
    Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus: Factors Predictive of Cartilage Integrity

    Crystal A. Perkins, MD
  • 4:35 - 4:40 p.m.
    Outcomes of Bone Marrow Stimulation With and Without Extracellular Matrix Cartilage Allograft

    Nathaniel Mercer, MS
  • 4:40 - 4:45 p.m.
    Osteochondral Autograft Transplantation With Micronized Allograft Cartilage Matrix Augmentation

    Alan Samsonov, BS
  • 4:45 - 4:55 p.m.
    State-of-the-Art OLT

    James W. Stone, MD
  • 4:55 - 5:05 p.m.
    NATA Exchange Lecture: Chronic Ankle Instability: Neuromuscular Alterations and Considerations for Management

    Phillip Gribble, PhD, ATC, FNATA
  • 5:05 - 5:15
    Q & A

5 - 7 p.m.
AOSSM-AANA Joint Welcome Reception

(All attendees welcome)

Network with colleagues and friends at this festive AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting welcome event with some of the best of what Nashville has to offer. Located on the 4th floor of Music City Center, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy fun and games for the entire family!

The Welcome Reception is included with meeting registration – be sure to select this event if you plan to attend.

7 - 8 p.m.
AOSSM Sports Medicine Fellowship Reception (Invited guests)

The AOSSM Fellowship Committee invites current and incoming sports medicine fellows, program directors, fellowship faculty and staff, along with AOSSM leaders to stop by for some much-needed camaraderie and connection.

7 - 8 p.m.
Friends of SOMOS Reception

Join us for the annual combined gathering of military members from AOSSM, AANA and SOMOS. All are welcome to attend this event that recognizes and celebrates sports medicine in the military. If you are current military, former military, a colleague or friend who cares for those who serve or who have served our country, please join us.

Friday, July 9, 2021

6 - 7 a.m.
AOSSM-AANA Ecumenical Prayer Breakfast

7 - 8:30 a.m.
Instructional Courses (IC201-IC208)

(Additional Registration Required)

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8:45 - 9:45 a.m.
General Session: AOSSM Awards and Special Lecture

  • AOSSM Awards and 2021 Hall of Fame Inductees
  • Robert E. Leach, MD Award 2019 Recipient (presented by Michael G. Ciccotti, MD)
  • Robert E. Leach, MD Award 2021 Recipient (presented by Mark D. Miller, MD)
  • Innovation: The Triumph of Improbability with Stephen S. Burkhart, MD

9:45 - 10:45 a.m
Game Changer Session: The Intangible Price for Fame: The Athlete’s Mental Health

Mental Health...A very difficult topic to talk about but one that needs to be discussed. This session is truly a Game Changer. You will leave with tools that you can implement immediately in your practice. Hear what the best practices for mental health development are, why do drug policies matter, develop a first aid kit for mental health, learn why the sports psychologist is important and finally the view from an athlete. You can't miss this session.

  • 9:45 - 9:53 a.m.
    Development of Mental Health Best Practices Model
    Jon Coyles, JD
  • 9:53 - 10:01 a.m.
    Drug Policy Issues That Matter

    Gen. Barry McCaffrey, USA (RET.)
  • 10:01 - 10:09 a.m.
    Mental Health First Aid Kit

    Laurence M. Westreich, MD
  • 10:09 - 10:17 a.m.
    Role of the Sports Psychologist

    John Eliot, PhD
  • 10:17 - 10:32 a.m.
    Athletes Talk

    To be announced
  • 10:32 - 10:45 a.m.
    Q & A

10:45 - 11 a.m.
Exhibit Hall Break

11 - 11:45 a.m.
General Session: AANA Awards and Presidential Address

  • 11 - 11:05 a.m.
    AANA 40th Anniversary Video
  • 11:05 - 11:10 a.m.
    Lifetime Achievement Award and Special Service Award
  • 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.
    AANA Presidential Address: Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA

11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch Break/Exhibit Hall/Keystone Theaters

1:20 - 3 p.m.
General Session: AOSSM Presidential Guest Speaker and Presidential Address

  • 1:20 - 1:30 p.m.
    Robert E. Leach, MD Award 2020 Recipient (presented by Kurt P. Spindler, MD)
  • 1:30 - 2:15 p.m.
    AOSSM Presidential Guest Speaker
    Past Guest Speakers include Mike Krzyzewski, Bill Walton, Roger Goodell, Maddie Kocian and Tom Brady. Who will it be this year? Details coming soon!
  • 2:15 - 3 p.m.
    AOSSM Presidential Address and Medallion Exchange:
    Michael G. Ciccotti, MD

3 - 3:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Break

3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Session A: ACL Graft and Revision
Anikar Chhabra, MD and Robin V. West, MD

  • 3:30 - 3:35 p.m.
    Perioperative Complications and Early Clinical Outcomes Following ACL Reconstruction with Soft Tissue Quadriceps Tendon Autograft in Adolescent Athletes

    Benton E. Heyworth, MD
  • 3:35 - 3:40 p.m.
    Biologic Augmentation with Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    Brian Forsythe, MD
  • 3:40 - 3:45 p.m.
    Quadriceps Tendon Autograft has Lower MRI Signal Than Hamstring Tendon Autograft in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstructions in Adolescent Athletes

    Frank A. Cordasco, MD, MS
  • 3:45 - 3:50 p.m.
    Biomechanical Analysis of Knee Flexion for ACL Graft Utilizing Multiple Femoral and Tibial Tunnels

    Jon E. Hammarstedt, MD
  • 3:50 - 3:54 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 3:54 - 3:59 p.m.
    Case Volume as a Predictor of Graft Selection and Cost for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    Steven L. Bokshan, MD
  • 3:59 - 4:09 p.m.
    The Soft Tissue ACL: Quad is the Future - Hamstring is Battle Tested

    John W. Xerogeanes, MD and Patrick A. Smith, MD
  • 4:09 - 4:14 p.m.
    Early Use of Blood Flow Restriction Training With Low-Intensity Exercises following Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Improves Quadriceps Strength and Post-operative Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial

    Edward S. Chang, MD
  • 4:14 - 4:19 p.m.
    Surgical Predictors of Clinical Outcome Six Years Following Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

    Rick W. Wright, MD
  • 4:19 - 4:24 p.m.
    Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament: How Many Stages
    Mark D. Miller, MD
  • 4:24 - 4:30 p.m.
    Q & A

Session B: The Thrower's Shoulder
Moderators: Mike T. Freehill, MD and Daryl C. Osbahr, MD

  • 3:30 - 3:35 p.m.
    Clinical Outcomes of the Open Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis Technique With Implant-Free Fixation

    Michael Baird, MD
  • 3:35 - 3:40 p.m.
    Return to Play in Adolescent Baseball Players After SLAP Repair

    Somnath Rao, MD
  • 3:40 - 3:50 p.m.
    My Evolution in Managing SLAP Lesions Over the Past 20 Years

    James R. Andrews, MD
  • 3:50 - 3:55 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 3:55 - 4 p.m.
    Self-Reported Versus Clinician Assessed Popeye Deformity Following Tenotomy Versus Tenodesis

    Peter B. MacDonald, MD, FRCS
  • 4 - 4:05 p.m.
    Single versus Double Suture Anchor Configuration for Arthroscopic Onlay Biceps Tenodesis
    Matthew R. Cohn, MD
  • 4:05 – 4:10 p.m.
    Pitch Count Variability by State an Implications of Rest Day Requirements on Season Long Gameday Workload in High School Baseball Pitchers

    James B. Carr, MD
  • 4:10 – 4:19 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 4:19 - 4:24 p.m.
    Biceps Tenodesis: High, Low, Tunnel, Inlay/Outlay - How Much Does It Matter
    Brian R. Waterman, MD
  • 4:24 - 4:30 p.m.
    Workload Management in the Youth Athlete

    Peter N. Chalmers, MD

Session C: Femoroal Acetabular Impingement (FAI)
Moderators: Jovan Laskovski, MD and Andrea Spiker, MD

  • 3:30 - 3:35 p.m.
    Severity of Acetabular Retroversion Does Not Influence Outcomes of Arthroscopic Management of FAI

    Robert W. Westermann, MD
  • 3:35 - 3:40 p.m.
    Introducing the Impingement Index: A Study of the Combined Effect of Alpha Angle and Femoral Version on Outcomes After Hip Arthroscopy for Femoral Acetabular Impingement

    Danyal H. Nawabi, MD
  • 3:40 - 3:45 p.m.
    Hip Arthroscopy Outcomes in NFL and Collegiate American Football Players: Single Surgeon Experience with Return to Play, Sustained Return to Play, and Attrition Analysis

    Christopher M. Larson, MD
  • 3:45 - 3:50 p.m.
    Predicting Clinically Significant Improvement Using Machine Learning in Hip Arthroscopy Patients

    Shane J. Nho, MD, MS
  • 3:50 - 3:55 p.m.
    Post versus Post-Less Hip Arthroscopy: A Comparison of Traction Force and Patient Specific Parameters

    Travis G. Maak, MD
  • 3:55 - 4 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 4 - 4:08 p.m.
    Perfecting the CAM Osteoplasty from Pre-operative Planning to Intra-operative Execution

    Richard C. Mather III, MD, MBA
  • 4:08 - 4:30 p.m.
    Case Panel: Complications

    JW Thomas Byrd, MD
    Olufemi R. Ayeni, MD, Joshua D. Harris, MD, Christopher M. Larson, MD, Cecilia Pascual-Garrido, MD, PhD, Allston J. Stubbs IV, MD, MBA

Session D: Concussion and the Team Physician
Moderators: Frank A. Petrigliano, MD and Karen M. Sutton, MD

  • 3:30 - 3:40 p.m.
    AMSSM Exchange Lecture: Baseline Evaluation of Concussion
    Jeffrey R. Bytomski, DO
  • 3:40 - 3:50 p.m.
  • ACSM Exchange Lecture: Sideline Management of Concussion
    Andrew Gregory, MD
  • 3:50 - 4 p.m.
    AASPT Exchange Lecture: Rehabilitation After Concussion to Prevent Further Injury

    Bobby Jean Lee, PT, DPT, CSCS
  • 4 - 4:10 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 4:10 - 4:30 p.m.
    Panel Discussion: Concussion and the Athlete

    Frank A. Petrigliano, MD
    Panelists: Jeffrey Bytomski, DO, Andrew Gregory, MD, Bobby Jean Lee, PT, DPT, CSCS, Karen M. Sutton, MD

3:30 - 5 p.m.
AANA Residents and Fellows Track

(Additional Registration Required)

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4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
AOSSM-AANA Hosted Exhibit Hall Social Hour

(All attendees over the age of 21)

Visit with our partners who are on the cutting-edge of technology and resource development. Learn more about what they are doing to help advance sports medicine and arthroscopy. Collaborate with AOSSM, AANA and our members to deliver the highest caliber of care to patients.

The Exhibit Hall Social Hour is included with meeting registration.

6:30 - 8 p.m.
AOSSM Traveling Fellows Reception

(Invited Guests)

6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
AANA Residents/Fellows/Traveling Fellows Reception

(Invited Guests)

Saturday, July 10, 2021

7 - 8:30 a.m.
Instructional Courses (IC301-IC308)

(Additional Registration Required)

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8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
AOSSM Playmaker Grant Lab

Sponsored by The Aircast Foundation

This grant-making endeavor is intended to fund one (or more) ambitious, exploratory, and ground-breaking research projects in the next three-six years. This session will provide applicants, audience members, and a group of the Society’s esteemed researchers the opportunity to interact and discuss the merits of these innovative and novel therapies in sports medicine. The grant lab will conclude with the awarding of one or more research grants in coordination with our partners at The Aircast Foundation.

8:45 - 10 a.m.
General Session: Patellofemoral Pain and Instability

Moderators: Elizabeth A. Arendt, MD and Seth L. Sherman, MD

  • 8:45 - 8:50 a.m.
    How to Examine the Patellofemoral Joint

    Lutul D. Farrow, MD
  • 8:50 - 9 a.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: MPFL Reconstruction Made Simple

    Adam B. Yanke, MD, PhD
  • 9:00 - 9:08 a.m.
    Indications: Isolated MPFL – Is That All We Need?

    Beth E. Shubin Stein, MD
  • 9:08 - 9:16 a.m.
    The X-Ray Tells the Story: Here is How to Read It

    David DeJour, MD
  • 9:16 - 9:28 a.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Trocheoplasty

    David R. Diduch, MD
  • 9:28 - 9:33 a.m.
    Correction of External Tibiofemoral Rotation Occurs After MPFLR in Fixed or Obligatory Dislocators

    Daniel W. Green, MD
  • 9:33 - 9:38 a.m.
    Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction in Skeletally Immature versus Mature Pediatric Populations

    Noah J. Quinlan, MD
  • 9:38 - 9:43 a.m.
    MPFL Length Change Patterns in Asymptomatic Knees of Patients with Contralateral Patellar Instability

    Miho J. Tanaka, MD, MS
  • 9:43 - 9:48 a.m.
    Sensitivity of Preoperative Imaging for Patellofemoral Instability

    Hayden P. Baker, MD
  • 9:48 - 9:53 a.m.
    Q & A
  • 9:53 - 10 a.m.
    MPFL/TTO and Return to Play Plan

    Andrew J. Cosgarea, MD

10 - 10:45 a.m.
Exhibit Hall Break

10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
General Session:
ACL Beyond the Ligament

Moderators: Alexis C. Colvin, MD and Jo A. Hannafin, MD, PhD

  • 10:45 - 11 a.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Slope Osteotomy

    Bruce A. Levy, MD
    Volker Musahl, MD
  • 11 - 11:10 a.m.
    Current Indications for Adding a LET to Your ACL

    Alan M. Getgood MD, FRCS (Tr&Orth)
  • 11:10 - 11:15 a.m.
    Increased Posterior Tibial Slope is Associated with Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Graft Re-Rupture

    Robert A. Duerr, MD
  • 11:15 – 11:20 a.m.
    Lateral Extra-Articular Tenodesis Reduces the Rate of Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in Elite Athletes

    Kyle A. Borque, MD
  • 11:20 - 11:25 a.m.
    Isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Versus Combined Anterior Cruciate Ligament and Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction: A Matched Case Series with Mean Follow-Up of Nine Years

    Adnan Saithna, MD FRCS
  • 11:25 - 11:30 a.m.
    Plain Radiography versus MRI in the Measurement of Tibial Slope: Can They be Used Interchangeably?

    Ioanna K. Bolia, MD, MS, PhD
  • 11:30 - 11:45 a.m.
    Q & A

11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch Break/Exhibit Hall/Keystone Theaters/Posters

1:20 - 2:20 p.m.
General Session: Massive Rotator Cuff

Moderators: Julie Y. Bishop, MD and Sara L. Edwards, MD

  • 1:20 - 1:35 p.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Subscapularis Repair
    Anthony A. Romeo, MD
    Jeffrey S. Abrams, MD, Bassem T. Elhassan, MD, Brian C. Werner, MD
  • 1:35 - 1:40 p.m.
    Subacromial Balloon Spacer versus Partial Repair for Massive Rotator Cuff Tears: Randomized, Multi-Center Trial

    Nikhil N. Verma, MD
    Joseph A Abboud, MD
  • 1:40 - 1:45 p.m.
    Superior Capsular Reconstruction Versus Bridging Graft: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial

    Ian KY Lo, MD
  • 1:45 - 1:50 p.m.
    Platelet Rich Plasma in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: Clinical and Radiological Results of a Prospective RCT Study at 10-Year Follow-Up

    Riccardo Compagnoni, MD
  • 1:50 - 1:55 p.m.
    Clinical Outcomes May Not Be Influenced by Kinematic Changes After Superior Capsular Reconstruction
    Gillian Kane, BS
  • 1:55 - 2:05 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 2:05 - 2:20 p.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Superior Capsule Reconstruction with Dermal Graft
    Nikhil N. Verma, MD
    Christopher L. Camp, MD, Alan S. Curtis, MD, Scott Trenhaile, MD

2:25 - 3:25 p.m.
Special Session Presented by The Forum

Advocacy in Orthpaedics- Not What You Think It Is!
: Tamara A. Scerpella, MD

  • 2:25 - 2:35 p.m.
    Progress in Diversity in Orthopaedics

  • 2:35 - 2:45 p.m.

    Mentorship – Advocacy for Each Other

  • 2:45 - 2:55 p.m.
    Advocacy for Athletes
  • 2:55 – 3:05 p.m.

    Implicit Bias and Its Implications on Minority Patients

  • 3:05 – 3:15 p.m.

    Are RTP and Graft Survivorship the Wrong Measures of Success in ACL Reconstruction?

  • 3:15 - 3:25 p.m.

    Panel Discussion

2:35 - 3:35 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Session A: Instability: It’s Not Just the Anterior
E. Lyle Cain Jr., MD and Justin W. Griffin, MD

  • 2:35 - 2:40 p.m.
    Prospective Evaluation of Glenoid Bone Loss After First-Time Posterior Instability Events

    Michael D. Bedrin II, MD
  • 2:40 - 2:45 p.m.
    Failure of Posterior Capsulolabral Repair is Correlated with Percent of Glenoid Bone Loss
    Justin W. Arner, MD
  • 2:45 - 2:50 p.m.
    Q & A
  • 2:50 - 3 p.m.
    Lessons Learned in Posterior Instability
    James P. Bradley, MD
  • 3 - 3:07 p.m.
    Arthroscopic Laterjet: A Reality Check

    William J. Ciccone II, MD
  • 3:07 - 3:14 p.m.
    Surgical Technique Spotlight: Arthroscopic Bone Block
    Ivan H. Wong, MD
  • 3:14 - 3:24 p.m.
    Point/Counterpoint: Positioning for Instability

    John M. Tokish, MD
  • Surgery – Welcome to the Future? Lateral Position Not So Fast: Beach Chair
    Brett D. Owens, MD
  • 3:24 - 3:29 p.m.
    Beach Chair Versus Lateral Decubitus Positioning for Primary Arthroscopic Anterior Shoulder Stabilization: A Consecutive Series of 641 Shoulders

    Bobby G. Yow, MD
  • 3:29 - 3:34 p.m.
    Arthroscopic Stabilizations: Tips and Tricks to Get it Right

    Paul E. Caldwell, MD

Session B: Staying Out of Trouble and Handling Complications in Knee Surgery
Darren L. Johnson, MD and Eric J. Strauss, MD

  • 2:35 - 2:40 p.m.
    My Graft is Too Long??

    Peter B. MacDonald, MD, FRCS
  • 2:40 - 2:45 p.m.
    I Blew Out the Back Wall
    John C. Richmond, MD
  • 2:45 - 2:50 p.m.
    Oh S&*t: The Graft’s on the Floor
    Christopher D. Harner, MD
  • 2:50 - 2:55 p.m.
    My Osteotomy is Unstable
    Robert E. Hunter, MD
  • 2:55 - 3 p.m.
    I Misplaced My MPFL Tunnel

    Jason L. Koh, MD
  • 3 - 3:05 p.m.
    My Hamstring Graft is Too Small
    Laith M. Jazrawi, MD
  • 3:05 - 3:35 p.m.
    Case Panel: My Worst Complications

    Darren L. Johnson, MD and Eric J. Strauss, MD
    Christopher D. Harner, MD, Robert E. Hunter, MD, Jason L. Koh, MD, Peter MacDonald, MD, FRCS, John C. Richmond, MD

Session C: Hip Labrum Showdown
Brian D. Busconi, MD and Michael J. Salata, MD

  • 2:25 - 2:30 p.m.
    High-Grade Acetabular Cartilage Lesions in Primary Hip Arthroscopy: A 472-Patient Multicenter Cohort

    Dominic S. Carreira, MD
  • 2:30 - 2:35 p.m.
    Midterm Outcomes Following Hip Labral Augmentation

    Rui Soares, BS
  • 2:35 - 2:40 p.m.
    Circumferential and Segmental Labral Reconstruction; Management in the Primary Setting
    Benjamin G. Domb, MD
  • 2:40 - 2:45 p.m.
    Minimum Two-Year Outcomes of All-Arthroscopic Capsular Autograft Labral Reconstruction
    Scott D. Martin, MD
  • 2:45 - 2:50 p.m.
    Hip Corticosteroid/Anesthetic Injections—Osteoarthritis Progression and Femoral Head Collapse
    Michael P. Kucharik, BS
  • 2:50 - 2:55 p.m. Q & A
    Debate: What Do We Do with the Labrum?
    Moderators: F. Winston Gwathmey Jr., MD and Marc J. Philippon, MD
  • 2:55 - 3:02 p.m.
    Enough is Enough: Just Fix It

    Bryan T. Kelly, MD
  • 3:02 - 3:09 p.m.
    Best of Both Worlds: Labral Augmentation

    Shane J. Nho, MD, MS
  • 3:09 - 3:18 p.m.
    Go Big or Go Home: Labral Reconstructions

    Andrew B. Wolff, MD
  • 3:18 - 3:35 p.m.
    Panel Discussion with Questions and Answers

3:40 - 4:40 p.m.
Game Changer Session: Bigger, Faster, Stronger: The Ever-Changing Science of Sports in 2021

Athletes are always looking for that edge, and looking to you the team physician and the entire medical team for answers. Hear from experts as we discuss the ever-changing science of sports. Talks will include sleep, nutrition and hydration, wearables, motion capture and neuroplasticity.

Moderator: Asheesh Bedi, MD

  • 3:40 - 3:50 p.m.
    Sleep Science

    Michael Grandner, PhD, MTR
  • 3:50 - 4:02 p.m.
    Nutrition and Hydration

    Blair Hitchcock
  • 4:02 - 4:12 p.m.

    Scott Sheridan, PT, ATC
  • 4:12 - 4:22 p.m.
    Motion Capture

    Glenn S. Fleisig, PhD
  • 4:22 - 4:32 p.m.
    Cody R. Criss, PhD
  • 4:32 - 4:40 p.m.
    Q & A

6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
AOSSM-AANA Family Night at Wildhorse Saloon

(All attendees welcome. Select this event during the registration process if you plan to attend.)

Enjoy food, drink and live music on three dance floors! You will find it easy to kick up your heels in style as we close out the AOSSM-AANA Combined 2021 Annual Meeting at this capstone event. This family-friendly venue in the heart of Music City’s downtown district is a “must do” Nashville experience!

Family night is included with meeting registration but be sure to select this event during the registration process if you plan to attend.

Sunday, July 11, 2021

8:30 - 9:15 a.m.
General Session:
Role of Biologics in Sports Medicine

Moderators: Michael C. Ciccotti, MD and C. Benjamin Ma, MD

  • 8:30 - 8:38 a.m.
    Practical Utilization of Biologics in Your Practice
    Don Buford Jr., MD
  • 8:38 - 8:46 a.m.
    The Business of Orthobiologics in Clinical Practice

    Louis F. McIntyre, MD
  • 8:46 - 8:54 a.m.
    Amniotic Tissue: Fact or Fiction

    C. Thomas Vangsness, MD
  • 8:54 - 9:02 a.m.
    The Use of Autogenous Tissue as Orthobiologic Therapy: What Are the Options, and Do They Really Work?

    Claude T. Moorman III, MD
  • 9:02 - 9:10 a.m.
    PRP and Hamstring Recovery in Athletes
    Craig S. Mauro, MD
  • 9:10 - 9:15 a.m.
    Q & A

9:30 - 10:45 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

Session A: Osteoarthritis and the Aging Athlete
Kevin D. Plancher, MD, MPH and Sabrina M. Strickland, MD

  • 9:30 - 9:37 a.m.
    Injectables for Osteoarthritis

    Jorge Chahla, MD, PhD
  • 9:37 - 9:44 a.m.
    Physical Therapy and More What Works and What Doesn’t
    Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT
  • 9:44 - 9:51 a.m.
    Subchondroplasty: Phasing Out or Here to Stay?
    David C. Flanigan, MD
  • 9:51 - 9:58 a.m.
    Is There a Role for Arthroscopic Debridement?

    Armando F. Vidal, MD
  • 44-Year-Old Attorney Who Enjoys Hiking & Cycling: No Medial Joint Space
    • 9:58 - 10:05 a.m.
      Pro: Osteotomy

      Annunziato Amendola, MD
    • 10:05 - 10:12 a.m.
      Con: Knee Arthroplasty: Age No Longer a Cut-Off

      Kevin Freedman, MD
  • 10:12 - 10:17 a.m.
    Public Perceptions and Preferences Regarding the Use of Stem Cell Therapies in Orthopaedic Surgery

    Richard N. Puzzitiello, MD
  • 10:17 - 10:24 a.m.
    What’s the Return to Sport After Knee Arthroplasty?
    Thomas M. DeBerardino, MD
  • 10:24 - 10:30 a.m.
    Q & A

Session B: Pediatric Issues in Sports Medicine
Nicole A. Friel, MD and Kevin G. Shea, MD

  • 9:30 - 9:35 a.m.
    Role of Age on Success of Arthroscopic Primary Repair of Proximal Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears

    Harmen D. Vermeijden, MD
  • 9:35 - 9:40 a.m.
    Adolescent Pitcher Fatigue: Ulnar Collateral Ligament Stress, Glycogen Depletion, and Pitch Count

    Michael T. Freehill, MD
  • 9:40 - 9:45 a.m.
    Activity Level and Sport Type in Adolescents Correlates With Development of Cam Morphology

    Robert W. Westermann, MD
  • 9:45 - 9:50 a.m.
    The Impact of COVID-19 – Delayed Elective Sports Surgery on Young Patients

    Melissa A. Christino, MD
  • 9:50 - 9:55 a.m.
    Transarticular Versus Retro-Articular Drilling of Stable Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial by the ROCK Multicenter Study Group

    Benton E. Heyworth, MD
  • 9:55 - 10 a.m.
    The Effect of Single Sport Specialization in Youth Sports: A Prospective Cohort Study

    Donghoon Lee, MD
  • 10 - 10:05 a.m.
    Perceived Risk of Reinjury Before and After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Surgery
    Kate Webster, PhD, DPT
  • 10:05 - 10:10 a.m.
    The Effect of Insurance Status on Pediatric Access to Care in Sports Medicine

    Ryan H. Barnes, MD
  • 10:10 - 10:15 a.m.
    Q & A
  • 10:15 - 10:22 a.m.
    Special Considerations for MPFL With Open Growth Plates
    Daniel W. Green, MD
  • 10:22 - 10:29 a.m.
    Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction for the Patient with Open Physis

    Benton E. Heyworth, MD
  • 10:29 - 10:36 a.m.
    Mental Health and the Adolescent Athlete
    Kate Webster, PhD, DPT
  • 10:36 - 10:45 a.m.
    Update on Bridge Enhanced ACL Repair
    Martha M. Murray, MD

11 a.m.

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