What Patients are Viewing: Infection and Revision

CBS News 2 in New York featured AAHKS member Nakul Karkare, MD in a story about a knee revision surgery he performed after infection. The story included an interview with the patient who was involved in a vehicle accident where both of her legs were broken. Her knee...

Symposia Topics Selected for AAHKS 2016

The Program Committee has selected eight symposia topics out of 37 submissions for the scientific program taking place November 10-13, 2016 during the AAHKS 26th Annual Meeting. These preliminary titles are subject to change: Symposium I: Common Hip Arthroplasty...

Resident Arthroplasty Class Filled

The Annual Resident Arthroplasty Course that takes place at the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons 26th Annual Meeting on November 11, 2016 has filled. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please complete the registration form, and you will be...

House Speaker Ryan Committed to 21st Century Cures

AAHKS joined a number of other medical specialty societies in a letter addressed to Paul Ryan, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives last week. The letter thanked him for supporting the 21st Century Cures bill. The letter stated, “The ultimate goal of...

Olympian Wins Again after Hip Replacement

Nick Skelton, the 58-year old equestrian on Team Great Britain, won gold in the Individual Jumping final today in Rio. Skelton was also a gold medalist in the London Olympics in 2012 after having hip replacement surgery the year before. Despite injuries and other...
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