ASPS 2019 Arthroscopy Courses Schedule:

Learning Objectives
At the end of this program, attendees will be able to:

• Determine history and current indications for arthroscopy in the foot and ankle
• Explain physical examination and work-up relating to arthroscopic pathology
• Identify instrumentation utilized in arthroscopy, including camera and the lens
• Demonstrate proper technique and utilization of arthroscopic instruments 
• Describe proper operating room set-up for arthroscopy


Educational Topics Will Include:
• Joint distraction techniquesSurface anatomy
• Internal anatomy
• Anatomic safe zones for portal placement to access ankle and subtalar  joints
• Types and proper uses of shaver, burr, and specialized power instruments
• Types and proper uses of manual instruments
• Techniques to deal with soft tissue impingement and ligament repair 
• Techniques to deal with osseous pathology, loose bodies, and exostosis
• Techniques to address
• Techniques for arthrodesis utilizing arthroscopy
• Arthroscopy complications intra-op and post-op
• Post-operative protocol and expected outcomes
• Other potential uses of arthroscopy in the foot and ankle


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    March 30, 2019
     Dallas, Texas
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    6.5 CECH Credits

    Course Director: James Whlan, DPM; Robert Greenhagen, DPM; and Matt McCabe, DPM

    Advanced Registration Rate: available through February 15, 2019
    Member: $999
    Non-Members: $1,299

    Registration Rate: available February 16 - March 08, 2019
    Member: $1,199
    Non-Members: $1,499

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    August 04, 2019 Chicago, Illinois
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    6.5 CECH Credits

    Course Director: Ryan McMillen, DPM, FASPS

    Advanced Registration Rate: available through June 21, 2019
    Member: $999
    Non-Members: $1,299

    Registration Rate: available June 22 - July 12, 2019
    Member: $1,199
    Non-Members: $1,499

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    October 26, 2019 | New York, New York
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    6.5 CECH Credits

    Course Director: Ryan McMillen, DPM, FASPS

    Advanced Registration Rate: available through September 13, 2019
    Member: $999
    Non-Members: $1,299

    Registration Rate: available September 14  - October 4, 2019
    Member: $1,199
    Non-Members: $1,499

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    Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing by mail, fax (888.502.8665), or via email to info@aspsmembers.org no later than 45 days prior to event.  All cancellations received and/or postmarked by said date will receive a full refund, less a $75 administration fee.  No refunds will be issued after the 45 day period or for “no shows”.  An alternate attendee may be substituted at any time prior to the conference start with no penalty.  However, if the original attendee is an active member and alternate is not, the difference in member/non-member rate must be paid at the time of substitution. If the original attendee is not an active member and alternate is, the difference in member/non-member rate will not be refunded.

    Event Cancellation/Postponement: 
    ASPS reserves the right to modify, postpone/reschedule or cancel programs for any reason, including but not limited to attendance, emergency, inclement weather, or other ‘acts of God’.  Every attempt will be made to reschedule, and registration fees will be applied to the rescheduled event date.  Travel, lodging, or incidental expenses incurred will not be refunded by ASPS under any circumstance.  You may wish to consider personal travel insurance for such expenses.  If a cancelled event cannot be rescheduled, ASPS will determine an equitable refundfor a portion or all of the registration fee.

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