December 8th - 12th, 2020, Las Vegas, NV

Xavier A. Duralde, MD

Xavier A. Duralde, MD
Associate Adjunct Professor
Emory University School of Medicine
Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic
Xavier A. Duralde, M.D. joined Atlanta-based Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic in 1993. He also served as an Associate Adjunct professor at the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, and as lead orthopaedist for the Atlanta Braves. He is currently serving as the Vice President of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons. He is the Past President of the Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons and a former member of the Major League Baseball Physician Association. He has also served as President of the Georgia Orthopaedic Society.
Dr. Duralde focuses on shoulder surgery. He has authored numerous research papers and book chapters on conditions of the shoulder. In 2013, Piedmont Atlanta Hospital named Dr. Duralde winner of the Montague Boyd Excellence in Publishing Award which is given annually to clinical staff to recognize research and publishing achievements. He has served as a Major in the United States Air Force. While in the Air Force, he served as Chief of Surgical Services and Chief of the Orthopaedics Department at a military hospital in Oxfordshire, England. He is also a member of the Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic volunteer team and offers charity care in Haiti each year.
Dr. Duralde obtained his undergraduate degree at Harvard University. He earned his medical degree and completed his residency as well as a shoulder and elbow Fellowship at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeon in New York City.

All Sessions by Xavier A. Duralde, MD

Friday, December 11, 2020
Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
9:03 AM - 9:03 AM
(0 min)
Mini-Panel: A 75-Year-Old Master Squash Player Runs Into The Wall With A Pre-Exisiting Rotator Cuff Tear That Previously Had Minimal Pain, Now Can't Sleep At Night, Nor Raise His Arm & Is Demanding Surgery Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
Mini-Panel Moderator:Claude T. Moorman, III, MD
9:03 AM - 9:08 AM
(5 min)
Pro: I Use The Biceps & Augment My RCR Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
9:08 AM - 9:13 AM
(5 min)
Pro: The Biceps Is Useless So You Can Either Cut It Or Tenodese It Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
9:13 AM - 9:18 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Leave The Biceps Alone, It Has Nothing To Do With Anything Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
9:18 AM - 9:30 AM
(12 min)
Clincal Case Presentations With Audience Response & Questions & Answers (Open Mic): Tough Cuff: I Wish This Patient Would See The Other Doctor Across Town Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
10:35 AM - 10:55 AM
(20 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Audience Response & Questions & Answers (Open Mic): Putting Everything We Heard About Together! (Generic Rotator Cuff Anchors, Augments, Scaffolds, Revision Rotator Cuff, Partial Rotator Cuff Tear Early Intervention, Use Of Patch) Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
10:55 AM - 10:55 AM
(0 min)
INSTABILITY Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
Section Moderator:Xavier A. Duralde, MD
11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
(20 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Audience Response & Questions & Answers (Open Mic): Worst Complications Of My Career: What I Have Learned & Can Teach You (Vascular, Axillary Nerve, Pulmonary Embolus, Death & Managing The Family, Unremitting Postop Pain, 2nd & 3rd Opinion) Shoulder Sports & Arthroplasty
2:52 PM - 2:52 PM
(0 min)
Section Moderator:Xavier A. Duralde, MD

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