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Medical Education Training Program — Foot and Ankle


Saturday, November 10, 2018
Naples, Florida


This technique-oriented program is designed to expose physician attendees to the latest surgical concepts in foot and ankle reconstruction. Practical hands-on lab and training sessions maximize surgeon exposure to the latest tools and techniques in foot and ankle surgery.

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Jesse Doty, MD
Erlanger Health System
Chattanooga, TN

Fellowship — Saint Alphonsus Foot and Ankle Clinic
Boise, ID

Anish Kadakia, MD
Northwestern Medicine
Chicago, IL

Fellowship — Mercy Medical Center
Baltimore, MD

John Riehl, MD
Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic
Mobile, AL

Fellowship — Orlando Regional Hospital
Orlando, FL


Saturday, November 10

7:15 am Breakfast
7:50 am Welcome
  Didactic Session I: Syndesmosis Controversies
8:00 am Syndesmosis TightRope® Implant Outcomes: Where Are We Now?
8:10 am AITFL Repair With InternalBrace™ Ligament Augmentation
8:20 am Deltoid Repair in the Acutely Injured Ankle
8:30 am Case Presentations: Syndesmosis Controversies
  Didactic Session II: Ankle and Pilon Fracture
8:50 am Minimally Invasive Fibula Fixation
9:00 am Posterior Malleolus Fractures in the 21st Century: Modern Applications for Fixation
9:10 am Is 6 Weeks Too Long? Status of Weight-Bearing Recommendations After Ankle ORIF
9:20 am Approach Planning for Pilon Fractures
9:30 am Case Presentations: Challenges in Ankle and Pilon Management
10:00 am Break
  Didactic Session III: Ankle Osteochondral Defect
10:10 am Ankle Arthroscopy in the Fractured Ankle
10:20 am Management of Traumatic Talar OCD
  Didactic Session IV: Midfoot/Forefoot Trauma
10:30 am 5th Metatarsal Base Nonunion
10:40 am Surgical Solutions for Lisfranc Fracture/Dislocation
10:50 am Case Presentations: Midfoot/Forefoot Fracture Case Presentations
  Didactic Session V: Calcaneus Fracture
11:20 am Extensile vs Sinus Tarsi for Calcaneal Fractures
11:30 am Case Presentations: Fuse or Fix? Severe Fractures of the Calcaneus
12:00 pm Lunch
12:45 am ArthroLab Session
4:00 pm Adjourn

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