Douglas A. Dennis, MD

Douglas A. Dennis, MD
Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering
University of Denver
Medical Director
Colorado Joint Replacement
Biography: Douglas A. Dennis, M.D.

• Bachelor of Science, Bowling Green State University
• Medical Degree from the Medical College of Ohio
• Orthopedic Residency, Ohio State University
• Arthritis Surgery Fellowship under Mack L. Clayton, M.D.

Professional and Academic Credits:
• Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee; Knoxville, TN
• Assistant Clinical Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedics, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Denver, CO
• Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering, University of Denver; Denver, CO
• Member and Examiner, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
• Member, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Orthopedic Association, & Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons
• Past President of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
• Past President of the Knee Society
• Member, Hip Society
• Member, Knee Society
• Design consultant to numerous research entities in the design of both hip and knee replacements
• Executive Director, Operation Walk Denver, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing joint replacements to indigent people abroad
• Published over 250 journal articles and book chapters in the field of hip and knee replacement
• Associate Editor / Reviewer for various Orthopedic Journals

All Sessions by Douglas A. Dennis, MD

Thursday, September 22, 2022
Inaugural Periprosthetic Joint Infection Summit
8:00 AM - 8:28 AM
(28 min)
Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Inaugural Periprosthetic Joint Infection Summit
11:05 AM - 11:30 AM
(25 min)
Video Vignettes: Conquering Surgical Site Infections & Periprosthetic Joint Infections - A Lively Debate Amongst Colleagues Inaugural Periprosthetic Joint Infection Summit
Friday, September 23, 2022
Knee Arthroplasty
7:15 AM - 7:15 AM
(0 min)
Debate: My Patients Hemoglobin A1C Is 8.6 But She Is Working Hard To Get It Under Control Knee Arthroplasty
Debate Moderator:H. Del Schutte, Jr., MD
7:15 AM - 7:20 AM
(5 min)
Pro: ASC All The Way: She Has Been Working On It For 3 Months - You Don't Even Understand The Value It's An Average Not A Data Point In Time, TKA All The Way, It's The Economics & The Right Thing To Do   Knee Arthroplasty
7:20 AM - 7:25 AM
(5 min)
Pro: My ASC Can't Risk It! This Is A Hospital Admission That Hopefully Goes Home The Next Day - My Patients Are Well Cared For Knee Arthroplasty
8:20 AM - 8:20 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 58-Year-Old Former NASA Engineer With A Stiff Knee Requesting Technology To Assist The Surgeon To Get A Better Result Knee Arthroplasty
Panel Moderator:Douglas A. Dennis, MD
8:20 AM - 8:25 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Image-Free Pre-Resection Assessment Of Alignment & Predicted Gap Balance Wins The Day Knee Arthroplasty
8:25 AM - 8:30 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Wrong My Colleague! Robotic Surgical-Assisted Bone Resection & Soft Tissue Assessing Without A CT Scan: It's Simple, Efficient & Gets The Results Knee Arthroplasty
8:30 AM - 8:35 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Intraoperative Sensors: Not As Sophisticated As It Sounds, Finally Gives You Ligament Balance To Avoid The Postop Unstable Knee - Try It! You Will Be A Believer Knee Arthroplasty
8:35 AM - 9:00 AM
(25 min)
Clinical Case Presentation With Questions & Answers: The Reality Check: Simple Answers Please, Do Not Pontificate - Technology & Difficult Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty Knee Arthroplasty
10:46 AM - 10:51 AM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Video Update: Reconstructing The Knee With Stems, Cones & Sleeves & Maintaining The Joint Line - Let Me Share My Secrets Knee Arthroplasty
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Hip Arthroplasty
8:48 AM - 8:48 AM
(0 min)
Section Moderator:Douglas A. Dennis, MD
8:53 AM - 8:58 AM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Update: The 52-Year-Old Triathlete Requires His First Total Hip Arthroplasty: Let Me Tell You My Experience With Ceramic-On-Ceramic Hip Arthroplasty
9:13 AM - 9:40 AM
(27 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: So Many Issues To Choose From: Abnormal Version, Valgus Neck, Severe Type C Bone, Deformity Below Lesser Trochanter, DDH & Hip Dysplasia, Neuromuscular Imbalance, Osteonecrosis, Acetabular Protrusion, Down Syndrome, Subsidence, Multiple Dislocations, Intraop Instability Hip Arthroplasty
12:58 PM - 1:04 PM
(6 min)
Evolving Technique Update: Acetabular Version & Pelvic Tilt: Listen Up Spine Surgeons - Time To Discuss The Safe Zone Hip Arthroplasty

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