Joseph A. Abboud, MD

Joseph A. Abboud, MD
Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty Co-Chair
Conference Vice Chair
Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty Program Committee
Executive Education Committee
Professor of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
The Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
Rothman Orthopaedic Institute
Dr. Abboud is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon and specializes in the treatment of patients with shoulder and elbow disorders. He is an internationally recognized authority on the treatment of shoulder and elbow disorders. He is a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Rothman Orthopaedic Institute. Dr. Abboud graduated Summa Cum Laude from St. Joseph’s University in 1994 with a B.S. in Biology. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine Dr. Abboud maintains a full clinical practice and an active academic and teaching schedule. He has 20 years of experience in shoulder and elbow surgery. He actively participates in regional, national, and international orthopaedic societies and serves on various national committees in leadership positions. He went on to complete his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where he served as the administrative chief resident. He subsequently completed two (one-year) fellowships at the University of Pennsylvania in Shoulder and Elbow surgery and orthopaedic biomechanics. He has presented over 500 lectures nationally and internationally and is the author of over 200 scientific articles and several textbooks. Dr. Abboud performs a wide variety of simple and complex surgical procedures on the shoulder and elbow including arthroscopic surgery (e.g. rotator cuff repairs, instability surgery) comprehensive fracture care, as well as shoulder and elbow replacement (arthroplasty) procedures. Dr. Abboud has been caring for patients in the Delaware Valley, Philadelphia, and South Jersey since the late 90's. His goal is to always provide each patient with exceptional personalized care.

All Sessions by Joseph A. Abboud, MD

Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Knee Sports, Cartilage & Biologics
6:55 AM - 7:00 AM
(5 min)
Welcome & Introduction Ortho Summit Knee Sports, Cartilage & Biologics
Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
7:00 AM - 7:05 AM
(5 min)
Welcome & Introduction Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
8:12 AM - 8:17 AM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Update: The Pyrocarbon Hemiarthroplasty: Let Me Tell You About Its Progress Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
10:51 AM - 10:51 AM
(0 min)
HONORED PROFESSOR CORNER Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
Section Moderator:Joseph A. Abboud, MD
11:35 AM - 12:00 PM
(25 min)
Case Presentations With Questions & Answers With Audience Participation: Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
3:40 PM - 3:40 PM
(0 min)
Debate: Tendon & Tissue Transfers With A Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
Debate Moderator: Joseph A. Abboud, MD
3:40 PM - 3:45 PM
(5 min)
Pro: Are You Kidding! Why Bother With Tendon & Tissue Transfers: I Can Get By Without Them - Watch Me Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
3:45 PM - 3:50 PM
(5 min)
Pro: You Are Being Silly: Let's Share Together & Tell You Why It Is Not So Hard & It Does Make A Difference To Use A Tendon Transfer For My Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasties Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
3:50 PM - 4:10 PM
(20 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers & Audience Participation: Lightening Round! It's Yes Or No, Put Up Your Card: Total Shoulder Or Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Shoulder Arthroplasty & Sports
Thursday, September 21, 2023
Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
6:50 AM - 6:55 AM
(5 min)
Welcome & Introduction Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
7:14 AM - 7:14 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 23-Year-Old Volleyball Player With A Symptomatic Articular Surface Rotator Cuff Tear Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
Panel Moderator:Anand M. Murthi, MD
7:14 AM - 7:20 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Take It Down: Fix It Once & For All - She Will Be Better Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
7:20 AM - 7:26 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Don't Be Ridiculous! Don’t You Know How To Do An In Situ Repair - What Is Wrong With You? Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
7:26 AM - 7:32 AM
(6 min)
Pro: This Tear Only Needs An Isolated Augmentation Collagen Implant To Optimize The Healing Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
8:16 AM - 8:16 AM
(0 min)
Debate: 41-Year-Old Newly Admitted Shoulder Society Surgeon Intra-op Finds A Subscapularis Tendon Tear In Addition To A Small Supraspinatus Tear: The MRI Did Not Suspect A Subscap Tear - How I Fix It Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
Debate Moderator:Anthony Romeo, MD
8:16 AM - 8:22 AM
(6 min)
Pro: I Know How To Do This: It's An Arthroscopic Repair - I Wasn’t Prepared But I Am Calm Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
8:22 AM - 8:28 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Does It Really Need To Be Fixed: I Just Need To Squint & Pretend It Is Not There - What Are My Ramifications Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
9:53 AM - 9:53 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 71-Year-Old Swimmer With A Massive Irreparable Superior Rotator Cuff Tear Seeking Multiple Opinions: I Want To Get Back To The Pool - Please Help Me Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
Panel Moderator: Andrew Jawa, MD
9:53 AM - 9:59 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Keep It Simple: Partial Rotator Cuff Repair With Debridement Will Solve His Pain, He Will Be Back To Swimming The Butterfly In No Time Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
9:59 AM - 10:05 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Correct My Colleague, But Add A Little Fairy Dust: Take The Long Head Of The Biceps Anchor For An Anterior Cable Reconstruction With A Partial Rotator Cuff Repair Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
10:05 AM - 10:11 AM
(6 min)
Pro: You Are Going In The Wrong Direction My Friends! Superior Capsular Reconstruction Is The Answer, He Has No Arthritis Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
10:11 AM - 10:17 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Wrong Answer To All My Colleagues: It Is Time For The Correct Tendon Transfer Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
10:17 AM - 10:23 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Subacromial Balloon Spacer Is A Much Better Answer: Let Me Tell You What We Know So Far Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
10:23 AM - 10:29 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Have You All Lost Your Minds? Did You Not Pay Attention Yesterday? The Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty: One & Done, Move On Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
10:59 AM - 10:59 AM
(0 min)
ODDS & ENDS IN ROTATOR CUFF REPAIR Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
Section Moderator: Joseph A. Abboud, MD
11:31 AM - 12:00 PM
(29 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Failed Rotator Cuff Repairs: What I Did Wrong, What I Do Different, Solving Complications Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty & Elbow
Friday, September 22, 2023
Orthopaedic Sports Rehab
2:25 PM - 2:35 PM
(10 min)
Balloons & Patches: Pearls To Revision Rotator Cuff Repair Orthopaedic Sports Rehab
Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
7:00 AM - 7:05 AM
(5 min)
Welcome & Introduction Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
(30 min)
Live Surgery: Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty With Enhanced Fixation Augmented Glenoid Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
(30 min)
An Innovative Augmentation Patch To Improve Rotator Cuff & Shoulder Arthroscopic Procedures Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
4:45 PM - 5:00 PM
(15 min)
Questions & Answers Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
Saturday, September 23, 2023
7:48 AM - 7:48 AM
(0 min)
Panel: Proximal Humerus Fractures: When You Do Nothing, When You ORIF, When Arthroplasty Is The Answer Trauma
Panel ModeratorRoss K. Leighton, MD
7:48 AM - 7:54 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Nonoperative Treatment For A Complex Proximal Humerus May Work Out Fine, You Can Always Operate One Year Later: Let Me Teach You The Facts Trauma
7:54 AM - 8:00 AM
(6 min)
Pro: There Is Nothing Better Than Putting A Puzzle Back Together: Let Me Teach You How To Plate A Proximal Humerus Fracture Trauma
8:00 AM - 8:06 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Back To The Future With Proximal Humerus IM Nailing: It Has Merit, Don't Throw It Away, Let Me Tell You Which Ones Are Perfect For This Trauma
8:06 AM - 8:12 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Is The Answer For A Complex Proximal Humerus Fractures: Let Me Share The Literature & My Results Trauma

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