Emil H. Schemitsch, MD

Emil H. Schemitsch, MD
Chair, Department of Surgery
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University
Chief, Department of Surgery
London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care London
University of Western Ontario
Dr. Emil Schemitsch is the Richard Ivey Professor of Surgery, Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Western University and Chief of Surgery at London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care in London, Ontario. He is also past Head of the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at St. Michael’s Hospital at the University of Toronto. A University of Toronto graduate in Medicine, Dr. Schemitsch completed his orthopaedic training at the University of Toronto. He completed fellowships at the University of Washington and Harvard University. Dr. Schemitsch’s research has focused upon the care of patients with musculoskeletal injuries and arthritis. His basic research interests include the systemic response to trauma, biomechanics, bone substitutes and the stimulation of fracture healing. His clinical research interests include clinical trials and outcomes studies in upper and lower extremity trauma and hip and knee replacement.

All Sessions by Emil H. Schemitsch, MD

TimeProgramTopicFaculty
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Trauma
2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
(30 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Tibial Plateau Fractures With Or Without Ligament Injuries, The Distal Tibia & Pilon Fractures: Quick Answers To Help All Of Us Trauma
3:30 PM - 3:35 PM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Update: The Femoral Neck Fracture In The Amenorrheic Female Marathoner: Don't Wait, Don't Watch, Let Me Show You An Easy Fix - Is It 1, Is It 2, Is It 3 Screws? Is It With Washers? Trauma
Sunday, December 12, 2021
Trauma
4:40 PM - 4:40 PM
(0 min)
PERIPROSTHETIC KNEE FRACTURES: THE PERSPECTIVE FROM TRAUMA SURGEONS Trauma
Section ModeratorEmil H. Schemitsch, MD
4:40 PM - 4:40 PM
(0 min)
Panel: 65-Year-Old Skiier Who Slipped Coming Down The Mountain & Heard A Crack In His Knee 10 Years After His Total Knee Replacement Trauma
Panel ModeratorEmil H. Schemitsch, MD
4:40 PM - 4:46 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Know When The Brace Is Adequate To Heal The Periprosthetic Knee Fracture: My Limited Indications When Not To Forget Its Use - The Canadian Thought Trauma
4:46 PM - 4:52 PM
(6 min)
Pro: When I Plate Vs. Nail With Or Without Allograft: How I Make The Right Decision To Salvage The Problem Trauma
4:52 PM - 4:58 PM
(6 min)
Pro: How I Know If The Implant Is Loose & Will Need A Revision: Preoperative Planning Is The Key To Success Trauma
4:58 PM - 4:58 PM
(0 min)
Panel: 56-Year-Old Former College Football Player With A Total Knee Arthroplasty 2 Years Ago Falls While Cleaning His Drain Gutters Of The House & Sustains A Supracondylar Periprosthetic Fracture Trauma
Panel ModeratorJ. Tracy Watson, MD
4:58 PM - 5:04 PM
(6 min)
Pro: No Sweat! Retrograde Nail Is The Way To Go Trauma
5:04 PM - 5:10 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Stop The Music! You Need A Plate & You Know It, Tell The Audience The Truth Trauma
5:10 PM - 5:16 PM
(6 min)
Pro: Revising The Knee Arthroplasty Is Sometimes The Best & Only Answer Trauma
5:40 PM - 5:58 PM
(18 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Patella Fractures, Periprosthetic Osteoporotic Distal Femur Fracture & A Potpourri Of Trauma Cases: Stump The Stars Trauma

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