American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

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  • Nominate a Colleague for the 2017 AAHKS Humanitarian Award
    Deadline is April 14, 2017 Submit nomination.
  • 2017 Call for Submissions
    Abstracts, symposium proposals, surgical technique video proposals are due June 1, 2017 Learn more.
  • MACRA Payment Resources from AAHKS
    How the CMS quality payment program affects your practice. Learn more.
  • Do I Need a Joint Replacement?

    If you’re suffering from pain and loss of function in your hips or knees, we have the resources you need to learn about treatment. Also learn about the advantages and disadvantages of short-stay surgery. Read More
  • Orthopaedic Risk Stratification and Comorbidity Coding
    For three years, the AAHKS Risk Adjustment Task Force has been working with CMS and the Yale Outcomes Group to improve the risk adjustment ...Read More

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2017 AAHKS Annual Meeting Call for Submissions

The AAHKS Annual Meeting Program Committee invites abstract submissions, symposium proposals and surgical technique video proposals for the 2017 AAHKS Annual Meeting. All submissions are due by June 1, 2017.

We have taken suggestions and launched a new, simpler submission system. We welcome your feedback and suggestions as you use this for the first time. Visit the AAHKS submission website to log in with your AAHKS username and password. If you need assistance with your login, click the Help button or contact or 847-698-1200.

The meeting takes place at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas from November 2-5, 2017. Registration for the meeting and courses will open in June. Hotel reservations can be made now by logging in.

Meet One-on-One with Experts at Spring Meeting

Do you enjoy interacting with your AAHKS colleagues? Are you looking to get your questions answered by leading experts in a small group setting? Then the 2017 AAHKS Spring meeting is for you!

The AAHKS Spring Meeting is intended to equip practicing orthopaedic surgeons with state-of-the art information and cutting-edge strategies aimed at enhancing the care of patients with arthritis and degenerative disease. It combines general and break-out sessions, emphasizing case-based learning in small group setting for most effective results. Learn more and register as attendance is limited.

Claim CME Credits for Annual Meeting

Attendees of the 26th AAHKS Annual Meeting in Dallas held November 10-13, 2016 can log in to claim CME credits and print reports. If you would like your credits reflected in your AAOS transcript, log in to the AAOS website to enter your credits.

2017 Call for Submissions

The Call for Abstracts, Symposium Proposals and Video Proposals for the 2017 AAHKS Annual Meeting will go out at the end of February. The deadline to submit will be June 1, 2017.

AAHKS Corporate Partners

AAHKS Corporate Partners demonstrate their commitment to advancement of innovation and better patient outcomes by supporting our mission.

Platinum Corporate Partners
» DePuy Synthes       » Stryker
Gold Corporate Partners
» DJO Global     » Medtronic      » Smith & Nephew       » Zimmer Biomet
Silver Corporate Partners
» ConforMIS      » Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Bronze Corporate Partners
» Acelity   » Brainlab   » CeramTec   »  Corentec   » Halyard Health   » Hospira, Inc. a Pfizer Company
» Mallinckrodt      » Microport      » OsteoRemedies      » Reflexion Health
» Surgical Care Affiliates    » THINK Surgical, Inc.    » Total Joint Orthopedics