The AAOS Orthopaedic Surgeon Census is conducted biennially to collect demographic and orthopaedic practice-related information. AAOS uses these data to develop accurate, up-to-date statistics on orthopaedic practice and practice management issues in order to accurately represent members in advocacy, funding, and reimbursement efforts.
Orthopaedic Practice in the U.S. 2016
A comprehensive look at the workforce and practice characteristics of orthopaedists in the United States, based on responses to the 2016 Orthopaedic Surgeon Census.
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View 2016 Census Report:
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• Non-AAOS Members - Please log in or create an AAOS account, then click here to purchase the 2016 Orthopaedic Census in the AAOS store. After purchasing click this link to download the full report.