C. Thomas Vangsness, Jr., MD

C. Thomas Vangsness, Jr., MD
Dr. Vangsness is a professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. He specializes in the treatment, prevention, and surgery of orthopaedic and sports-related injuries, including ACL reconstruction, meniscus surgery, cartilage repair and restoration, rotator cuff surgery and shoulder instability. Dr. Vangsness has conducted and published extensive research with a focus on such topics as shoulder and ligament biomechanics, molecular biology, allograft transplantation and stem cell biology in sports medicine. He is a team physician for USC Athletics. Dr. Vangsness received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine and completed fellowships in bioengineering at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orthopaedic Institute in New York and a sports medicine fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles.

All Sessions by C. Thomas Vangsness, Jr., MD

Sunday, December 12, 2021
Hand, Wrist & Elbow
7:00 AM - 7:00 AM
(0 min)
Panel: 34-Year-Old Left Hand Dominant Construction Worker With Left Lateral Elbow Pain (Lateral Epicondylosis) Hand, Wrist & Elbow
Panel Moderator:Champ L. Baker, Jr., MD
7:00 AM - 7:06 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Role Of Stem Cells & Growth Factors For Elbow Pain In 2021: Time To Jump On Board Hand, Wrist & Elbow
7:06 AM - 7:12 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Arthroscopic Approach: Understanding Patient Selection Is Imperative Hand, Wrist & Elbow
7:12 AM - 7:18 AM
(6 min)
Pro: The Role Of Percutaneous Ultrasonic Tenotomy: It Is A Great Office Procedure Hand, Wrist & Elbow
7:18 AM - 7:24 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Debride & Repair: Why Make It So Complicated Hand, Wrist & Elbow
7:24 AM - 7:30 AM
(6 min)
Pro: I Have Solved The Problem, You Are Not Listening: More Than 20 Years Of Anconeus Flap As A Nirschl Modification - Avoid The Recurrence Hand, Wrist & Elbow
7:30 AM - 7:36 AM
(6 min)
Pro: You Are All Not Thinking: Treat The Tennis Elbow But Decompress The Radial Nerve As Well - Let Me Explain Why Hand, Wrist & Elbow
8:18 AM - 8:18 AM
(0 min)
Panel: A 19-Year-Old D1 Baseball Pitcher Heard A Pop In His Throwing Arm At The Elbow, MRI Shows The Ligament Is Torn Off The Humerus Hand, Wrist & Elbow
Panel Moderator: John M. "JT" Tokish, MD
8:18 AM - 8:24 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Repairing The Ligament, Back To The Humerus Is The Way to Go, No Augmentation Hand, Wrist & Elbow
8:24 AM - 8:30 AM
(6 min)
Pro: It's Time For The Internal Brace & Full Repair Hand, Wrist & Elbow
8:30 AM - 8:36 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Don't Listen To My Colleagues, Hybrid Is The Way To Go: It Is A Full Reconstruction Plus An Internal Brace Hand, Wrist & Elbow
8:50 AM - 9:30 AM
(40 min)
Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Complications & Decision Making About Tennis Elbow, MCL, LCL, Biceps & Triceps Hand, Wrist & Elbow
Monday, December 13, 2021
Team Physician & Providers Summit
8:35 AM - 8:41 AM
(6 min)
Competitive Advantage: Why You Need Biologics For Your Athletes Team Physician & Providers Summit
9:05 AM - 9:30 AM
(25 min)
Panel: How Young Players View The Athletic Trainer & Therapist: My Role in Working With A Team Physician Team Physician & Providers Summit

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11th Orthopaedic Summit 2021
Bellagio Las Vegas
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December 11 – 14, 2021

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