December 11th – 14th, 2019, Las Vegas, NV

Knee Arthroplasty

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

General Session

TimeTopicFaculty
6:55amWelcome & Introduction-
7:00amNEW TECHNOLOGY & ADVANCES IN KNEE ARTHROPLASTY-
7:00amMy 2019 TKA Is So Different Than My 2009 Total Knee Arthroplasty - Let Me Tell You What I Do Different & How I Succeed-
7:08amPanel: 61-Year-Old Stock Broker, Now For Her First Total Knee Replacement - Knows All The Investments & Technology-
7:08amPro: 3D Computer Navigation Imaging Is The Answer To Get Perfection-
7:15amPro: Sensor-Assisted Technology Improves Patient Outcomes & Satisfaction-
7:22amPro: Precision Alignment Technology In Your Hand, Gets It Done-
7:29amPro: CT-Guided, Robotic Arm-Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty-
7:36amPro: CT-Free Handheld, Robotic-Assisted Total Knee Replacement-
7:43amPro: Computer-Assisted Anatomic Tibia First, Balanced Femur TKA-
7:50amTHE NEW REALITY & TRENDS IN KNEE ARTHROPLASTY-
7:50amEvolving Technique: I Love My SmartWatch To Track My Mobility: Inpatient Therapy Is Passe, I've Heard Of New Programs That Have Better Outcomes In The Rehab Business-
7:57amEvolving Technique: Blood Management: TXA, IV, Topical or Oral: Is There A Difference?-
8:04amEvolving Technique: Wound Closure: The Postoperative Dressing, CPM & Ice: So Many Options, Cost, & Do They Make A Difference?-
8:11amEvolving Technique: The Bariatric Patient: Move Over BMI - Percent Body Fat Predicts Function After Total Knee-
8:18amEvolving Technique: 61-Year-Old Pickball Player With Rheumatoid Arthritis: Defining The High Wound Risk Patient - How I Treat It-
8:25amHonored Professor Lecture-
8:40amMini-Debate: Canabis Is Coming! Does It Have Any Role In Pain Control For The Total Knee Patient In The Legalized State-
8:40amPro: I Have Tried It & It Seems To Help-
8:45amPro: You Really Are Nuts! Let's Stick To The True & Tried Pain Management Systems Even Limiting Narcotics-
8:50amCase Presentations with Questions & Answers: Brevity Is The Soul Of Wit: Avoiding Complications In Total Knee Arthroplasty & Coming Clean-
9:30amBREAK & VISIT THE EXHIBITS-
10:10amTHE CONTROVERSIES CONTINUE WITH HONEST DEBATES - NO PLAYING NICE!-
10:10amMini-Debate: 56-Year-Old Marathon Runner For His First Total Knee Searching For The Tourniquetless Procedure-
10:10amPro: I Know Why You Are Afraid, Don't Be, No Need For The Tourniquet-
10:15amPro: You Need The Tourniquet To See The Anatomy & Cement Properly-
10:20amRebuttal-
10:22amDebate: Alignment Matters In Total Knee Arthroplasty-
10:22amPro: Mechanical Alignment: It Is What We Are All Doing & We Get Long Term Results, Don't Lecture Me-
10:28amPro: Kinematic Alignment Is All That Matters, You Know I Am Right, It Is Like The Underground Railroad - You Are All Doing It Quietly!-
10:34amRebuttal-
10:37amDebate: Same Day Total Knee Arthroplasty Has Arrived Even In The Big Cities-
10:37amPro: I Have Been Doing It & Teaching It For Years - Let Me Show You Who, How & Why-
10:43amPro: I Have Been Cleaning Up Your Messes: Are You Silly? My Patients Go Home When They Are Ready & Don't Return To The ER-
10:49amRebuttal-
10:52amMini-Debate: 78-Year-Old Shuffleboard Fanatic Asking Why Bother Resurfacing My Patella With My Total Knee Arthroplasty-
10:52amPro: I Always Resurface-
10:57amPro: Learn From The Literature: You Don't Need To Always Resurface The Patella-
11:02amRebuttal-
11:04amDebate: 53-Year-Old Status Post Distal Femur Fracture 10 Years Ago Now With A Complex Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty Requesting A Custom Design-
11:04amPro: This Young Patient Needs Optimal Alignment & Patient Satisfaction - Go Custom!-
11:10amPro: The Complex Primary Total Knee Can Be Done Efficiently, Let Me Show You How Young Man-
11:16amRebuttal-
11:19amEvolving Technique: The Cementless Total Knee: When I Do It, How I Do It For A Perfect Fit-
11:26amCase Presentations with Questions & Answers: Time To Challenge The Experts-
11:46amCR VS. PS VS. MEDIAL PIVOT, THE MRI & NONUNIONS-
11:46amEvolving Technique: Understanding The Difference Between A CR & Posterior Sacrificing Total Knee Arthroplasty & Deciding When To Use Which-
11:53amEvolving Technique: 57-Year-Old Professional Squash Athlete Requesting The Medial Pivot Knee & Why I Do It!-
12:00pmEvolving Technique Update: How I Handle The Complex Primary Knee In A 47-Year-Old That Had A Tibial Plateau Fracture 2 Years Ago & Has A Nonunion: Why I Put In A Total Knee-
12:05pmHonored Professor Lecture:-
12:20pmLunch With Non-CME Spotlight Sessions-
1:20pmDESSERT & VISIT THE EXHIBITS-
1:45pmHOW I DO IT!-
1:45pmCOMPANY SLOT - Lima? Kinamed? Maxx Orthopedics? ? Aaron Hoffman Daughter Company-
1:53pmMy Experience With Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty: Think About The Patient, Not You Or Your Wallet-
2:01pmEvolving Technique Update: Getting The Patella In The Groove With A Valgus Knee - My Secrets-
2:06pmEvolving Technique Update: 61-Year-Old With Rheumatoid Arthritis 15 Degrees Varus - How To Succeed Long-Term-
2:11pmEvolving Technique Update: 71-Year-Old Former Marathoner With 15 Degrees Valgus - The Winning Checklist Without Nerve Damage-
2:16pmEvolving Technique Update: 58-Year-Old Squash Player, Keeping The PCL: Don't Listen To My Colleagues - Tips & Tricks-
2:21pmEvolving Technique Update: The Hospital Says Use A Nasal Swab For Detection Of MRSA Preop: Any Science? Cost Effective?-
2:26pmCOMPLICATIONS YOU DREAD POST TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY-
2:26pmEvolving Technique Update: 45-Year-Old Former Professional Rugby Player Asks, "Why Does My Knee Still Hurt 1 Year After Surgery, Am I Part Of That 19% Doc?"-
2:31pmEvolving Technique Update: 65-Year-Old Stiff Knee That Doesn't Straighten: I Have More Than 20 Years Of Experience - I Can Solve It!-
2:36pmEvolving Technique Update: A 51-Year-Old Male, 3 Weeks s/p TKA With A Swollen Knee & Calf: Time To Worry? - What I Do-
2:41pmEvolving Technique Update: Tips & Tricks To Avoid The Unstable Knee-
2:46pmEvolving Technique Update: 62-Year-Old Tennis Player Felt A Snap In Her Knee 1 Year Later & Can’t Lift Or Extend Her Leg-
2:51pmEvolving Technique Update: 80-Year-Old Diabetic 6 Weeks Post-Op Notices Fluid Coming Out of His Incision: What I Do!-
2:56pmEvolving Technique Update: Metal Allergies & How To Detect The Problem With No Rash: 5 Quick Tips-
3:01pmREVISION TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY FOR THE GENERALIST: HANDLING BONE LOSS-
3:01pmPanel: 83-Year-Old Third Time Loser With A Large Tibial Bony Defect-
3:01pmPro: Simple To Handle, It's Metaphyseal Cone Time, No Ice Cream Please-
3:08pmPro: The Revision Rotating Platform Total Knee Arthroplasty: An Answer To Bone Loss - It's Simple & Effective-
3:15pmPro: Let Me Show You My Way To Handle Bone Loss-
3:22pmThe Hinged Total Knee: Don't Forget About It, The Answer For Difficult Problems-
3:30pmHonored Professor Commenary-
3:34pmBREAK & VISIT THE EXHIBITS-
4:04pmTHE UNFORTUNATE INFECTION IN TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY-
4:04pmEvolving Technique: Creating A Preop Program & My Tricks To Minimize Infections: 7 Tips, 7 Minutes-
4:11pmEvolving Technique Update: The Culture Negative, Persistent Infection: Antibiotics Are Not Working, What's This New Technology I Have Heard About-
4:16pmDebate: 75-Year-Old Status Post Total Knee Arthroplasty 3 Months Ago With Consistent Drainage With Immunosupressed Coming From The Wound-
4:16pmPro: Single Stage Exchange Can Work For You: Let Me Teach You The Tricks-
4:22pmPro: The Two Stage Standard Technique Keeps You Out Of Troubles, Don’t Try To Be Tricky-
4:28pmRebuttal-
4:31pmCase Presentations With Questions & Answers: Infected Total Knees: Solve The Problem, Stop Talking About It!-
4:51pmTHE UNIS ARE COMING, THE UNIS ARE COMING: TIME TO BATTLE IT OUT!-
4:51pmMini-Panel: 53-Year-Old Painter Status Post Total Medial Meniscectomy 20 Years Ago Now Unable To Climb Ladders-
4:51pmPro: The Robot Will Get It Perfect! Time For A Medial UKA-
4:57pmPro: The Mobile UKA Trumps Fixed Bearing Implants-
5:03pmPro: Patient Specific Implantation Makes UKA Much Easier-
5:09pmPro: Handheld Robotic-Assisted Instruments Make This Procedure Simple-
5:15pmEvolving Technique: Lateral Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty In A 52-Year-Old Ski Patroler: Let Me Show You How - Watch Him Save People's Lives-
5:22pmCONVERTING TO TOTAL KNEE - IT IS ALL ABOUT RELIGION & THE ODDBALL PATELLOFEMORAL ARTHROPLASTY-
5:22pmHow I Do It: Converting The UKA To A Total Knee-
5:30pmHow I Do It: Converting The Osteotomized Knee To A Total Knee-
5:38pmEvolving Technique: Patient-Specific Patellofemoral Arthroplasty-
5:45pmCase Presentations With Questions & Answers: Unis & Putting It All Together - Rapid Fire Answers-
6:00pmEnd Of Knee Arthroplasty Program-

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