Course Program
Shoulder IEP Fellows and Young Surgeons' Course
March 31-April 2, 2023

The following are potential topics to be covered during the course:


  • Complex proximal humeral fractures  

  • Predictors of Good and Bad Outcomes after TSA/RSA 

  • Anatomic Shoulder Arthroplasty 

    • Preoperative imaging - CT, MRI & Ultrasound 

    • Arthroscopic Management of OA 

    • Glenoid Implantation 

    • Deltopectoral Approach 

    • Sizing the Humeral Head 

    • Patient-Specific Implants 

    • Hemiarthroplasty 

  • Reverse Should Arthroplasty 

    • Preoperative planning for RSA 

    • RSA Implant Anatomy Options 

    • Glenoid Golden Rules 

    • Lateral approach 

    • RSA for Static Glenohumeral Instability 

    • Tendon Transfers With RSA 

  • Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty 

    • How Do Shoulder Arthroplasties Fail? 

    • 3D Virtual CT Templating for Revision Arthroplasty 

    • Complications Associated with Implant Removal 

    • Revising The Failed Glenoid 

    • Revising The Failed Humeral Stem 

  • Navigation 

  • Mixed reality visualization 

  • Outpatient Arthroplasty 

  • Infection – diagnose, manage and prevent


  •  Academic vs Private Practice 

  • Junior Partner – Best Practices and Lessons Learned 

  • Creating an Efficient Practice: From the Office to the OR 

  •  Fundamentals of Medical Employment and Consulting Contracts 

  •  Getting Involved Externally: Societies and Industry 

  •  Developing a Referral Network 

  •  Billing and Coding  

  •  Time Management and Burnout 

  •  Establishing your Reputation: Social Media, Advertising, and Outreach