2018 Chicago Sports Medicine Symposium: World Series of Surgery

This course is designed to address knee, shoulder, elbow, hip, and sports medicine injuries and infirmities.


The latest treatment options are presented by a faculty of internationally recognized orthopaedic surgeons. Live surgery broadcasts, case presentations, and panel discussions offer participants the opportunity to interact with faculty and discuss current solutions to challenging problems. This course is open to orthopaedic surgeons, athletic trainers, physical therapists, and other healthcare professionals whose scope of practice includes sports medicine.

Upon Completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Identify diagnostic evaluation, indications, non-operative treatment, surgical management, and rehabilitation of complex, shoulder instability patients.
- Identify diagnostic evaluation, non-operative treatment, surgical indications, and rehabilitation for basic, complex and revision rotator cuff tear.
- Review non-operative, surgical, and rehabilitation management options for degenerative shoulder disease including non-operative care, arthroscopic indications, and shoulder replacement strategies in the young active patient.
- Evaluate and treat basic and complex knee ligament injuries including surgical management, injury prevention, and rehabilitation.
- Identify, evaluate, and manage femoral acetabular impingement and labral tears of the hip.
- Recognize contemporary rehabilitation programs and return-to-play guidelines for common shoulder, knee, and hip problems.
- Recognize contemporary rehabilitation techniques following cartilage procedures of the knee including timing to return to activities.
- Classify patients with meniscal deficiency, patellofemoral cartilage lesions, or tibiofemoral articular cartilage defects.


Physicians USD 950.0
Fellows & Other Healthcare Professionals USD 550.0

Time: on Friday September 07, 2018 at 6:00 am (ends Sunday September 09, 2018 at 11:30 am)

Venue details: The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago, 909 North Michigan Avenue, 60611, Chicago, United States