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

Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD

Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD
Professor, Rush University Medical Center
Associate Director, Rush Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program
Team Physician, Chicago White Sox
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush
A graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School in 1983, he is currently a Professor at Rush University Medical Center and the Associate Director of the Rush Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. Dr. Bush-Joseph is a respected educator of medical students, residents, fellows, and practicing orthopedic surgeons lecturing at numerous national educational meetings. He serves on the editorial board of several national orthopedic journals, including the prestigious American Journal of Sports Medicine. Dr. Bush-Joseph is nationally respected with leadership roles in several national orthopedic societies and past president of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He has authored over 160 published research manuscripts and book chapters on a variety of sports medicine topics including knee, shoulder, hip, and elbow injuries and surgeries.
Long involved in the care of high school, collegiate, and recreational athletes, Dr. Bush-Joseph is the team physician for the Chicago White Sox Major League Baseball Club (2003- present) and Associate Team Physician for the Chicago Bulls (2005-present). Through his experience with high-profile professional athletes, Dr. Bush-Joseph was elected to the Major League Baseball Medical Advisory Board and president of the Major League Baseball Team Physician Association for 2012. This exclusive group of team physicians advises the Major League Baseball Commissioner on medical policy and emerging trends in training and the medical care of the elite athlete. He is also a member of the NFL Pension and Disability Board which is a collaborative group composed of both NFL and NFL Players Association representatives.
While Dr. Bush-Joseph is involved with all of the above activities, he still most enjoys the care of the injured athlete and patient. He maintains a busy clinical practice performing over 450 surgeries annually including over 140 knee ligament (ACL and knee dislocation) surgeries many referred by other Chicagoland orthopedic and sports medicine physicians. He recently stepped down as Managing Partner of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush after serving in that role for 15 years.
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Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD

All Sessions by Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD

Friday, December 13, 2019
Knee Sports, Meniscus, Injections, Cartilage, Osteotomies & Multiligament
7:09 AM - 7:09 AM
(0 min)
Debate: 53-Year-Old Woman (BMI 30): Acute Medial Meniscus Root Tear, No Joint Space Narrowing, Insufficiency Fracture Knee Sports, Meniscus, Injections, Cartilage, Osteotomies & Multiligament
7:09 AM - 7:15 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Operate Immediately Otherwise The Knee Will Degenerate Knee Sports, Meniscus, Injections, Cartilage, Osteotomies & Multiligament
7:15 AM - 7:21 AM
(6 min)
Pro: Read The Natural History, You Need To Go Nonoperative Knee Sports, Meniscus, Injections, Cartilage, Osteotomies & Multiligament
8:16 AM - 8:39 AM
(23 min)
Rapid Fire Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Meniscus Tears From Simple To Complex Knee Sports, Meniscus, Injections, Cartilage, Osteotomies & Multiligament
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
(0 min)
UNDERSTANDING YOUR PATIENT MRI VERSUS IN-OFFICE ARTHROSCOPY Knee Sports, Meniscus, Injections, Cartilage, Osteotomies & Multiligament
Section Moderator Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD
1:50 PM - 2:35 PM
(45 min)
LIVE SURGERY: Fresh Osteochondral Allograft Reconstruction Knee Sports, Meniscus, Injections, Cartilage, Osteotomies & Multiligament
Saturday, December 14, 2019
Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
9:13 AM - 9:13 AM
(0 min)
Evolving Technique Update Panel: Time To Drill Our Femoral Tunnel: The Titans Way In Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
Panel ModeratorEdward M. Wojtys, MD
9:13 AM - 9:18 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Transtibial: Not Necessarily A Sin And Should Be Done! I Can Get There Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
9:18 AM - 9:23 AM
(5 min)
Pro: The AM Portal Gets You Anatomic: Why Fight This? Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
9:23 AM - 9:28 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Two Incision Technique Makes It Easy: I Have Never Changed Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
9:28 AM - 9:33 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Retrocutting Devices: Jump On Board You Old Geezers - Technology Is Here, Be Anatomic! Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
10:03 AM - 10:03 AM
(0 min)
NEWER CONCEPTS IN ACL SURGERY Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
10:43 AM - 10:50 AM
(7 min)
Evolving Technique: 37-Year-Old Diabetic Marathoner With Tunnel Lysis & Laxity One Year After ACL Reconstruction: Single Vs. Staged Revision - How I Decide Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL
11:35 AM - 12:05 PM
(30 min)
Case Presentations with Questions & Answers: Rapid Fire Answers, Putting The Faculty On The Spot - All You Need To Know About The ACL Through Cases Knee Sports, Patellofemoral & ACL

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Orthopaedic Summit: Evolving Techniques

When: December 8th – 12th, 2020

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