American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Advocacy, Education, Research


In Memoriam: Tyrone D. Artz, MD

It is with sadness that we report the death of AAHKS member Tyrone D. Artz, MD on March 10, 2015. Our deepest sympathy is extended to his wife, family, friends, colleagues and patients. Dr. Artz was a 20-year member of AAHKS and the founder of the Kansas Orthopaedic Center in Wichita. He made a generous bequest to AAHKS… Read More

Executive Director Attends Registry Summit

AAHKS Executive Director Mike Zarski, JD attended the Council of Medical Specialty Societies (CMSS) 2nd Registries Summit this week. According to CMSS President Allen Lichter, MD, FASCO, “As our societies work toward physician payment reform as well as assisting our members with practice improvement and maintenance of certification issues, the importance of registries will only increase.” View meeting… Read More