The AAHKS Spring Meeting

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Discuss. Learn. Practice.

Unique to the AAHKS Spring Meeting are the breakouts with faculty in small-group case discussions. Nowhere else will you experience the didactic one-on-one interaction with leaders in the field of hip and knee arthroplasty. Bounce off some new ideas, comment on your peer’s insight, and go home with practical information to immediately employ in your practice.

About the Spring Meeting

Click here to register and book your hotel room for the 2019 AAHKS Spring Meeting taking place May 2-4, 2019 in Times Square, New York City.

The AAHKS Spring Meeting is intended to equip practicing orthopaedic surgeons with state-of-the art information and cutting-edge strategies to enhance overall surgeon competence related to the care of patients with arthritis and degenerative disease. It combines general and break-out sessions, emphasizing case-based learning in small group setting for most effective results.


  • Analyze total hip and knee arthroplasty cases
  • Investigate the patterns contributing to effective total hip and knee primary arthroplasty and revision
  • Determine the strategies contributing to optimal perioperative and post-operative care, including complication management
  • Consider effective practice management tips and related health care policy
  • Report the highlights of the AAHKS Annual Meeting


The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

2019 Meeting Materials


2019 Schedule Overview


These are some of the faculty lined up for the 2019 AAHKS Spring Meeting:

Matthew P. Abdel, MD
William P. Barrett, MD
Daniel J. Berry, MD
Stefano A. Bini, MD
Michael P. Bolognesi, MD
Kevin J. Bozic, MD
John C. Clohisy, MD
David F. Dalury, MD
Craig J. Della Valle, MD
Steven T. Duncan, MD
Thomas K. Fehring, MD
Mark I. Froimson, MD, MBA
William L. Griffin, MD
James I. Huddleston, MD
Carlos J. Lavernia, MD
Jay R. Lieberman, MD
Adolph V. Lombardi Jr., MD, FACS
Steven J. MacDonald, MD
R. Michael Meneghini, MD
Joseph T. Moskal, MD
Douglas E. Padgett, MD
Mark W. Pagnano, MD
Gregory G. Polkowski II, MD, MSc
Jonathan L. Schaffer, MD, MBA
Rafael J. Sierra, MD
Bryan D. Springer, MD
Thomas P. Vail, MD

Past Meeting Materials

2018 Spring Meeting Summary

Report by Louis B. Jones, MD

2018 Final Program

Mobile-friendly final program

2018 International Session

May 3, 2018 Program

2017 Final Program

Links to presentations

2016 Final Program

Links to presentations