Foot and Ankle

Journals & News


February 2016
Orthobiologics in Foot and Ankle Surgery
Sheldon S. Lin, MD; Nicholas J. Montemurro, BS; Ethan S.Krell, BS


May 2016
Current Treatment for Talar Fractures
Matthew Sullivan, MD; Reza Firoozabadi, MD, MA


November 2016
Study: Optimal Timing of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Foot and Ankle Surgery Not Clear for SSI Prevention

Courses & Webinars

AAOS/AOFAS Prevalent Procedures in Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstruction. Retooling to Prepare You for the Next Decade.

May 4-6, 2017
OLC Education & Conference Center, Rosemont, IL

Bryan D. Den Hartog, MD and
J. Chris Coetzee, MD


Current best practices and new, state-of-the-art techniques.

Video Gallery

Retrofibular Groove Deepening and Tendon Repair for Peroneal Tendon Subluxation

From  Diagnosis and Management of Disorders of the Peroneal, Flexor Hallucis Longus, and Tibialis Anterior Tendons

Steven L. Haddad, MD and
Anish Kadakia, MD

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, March 2013

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Foot and Ankle Self Assessment Examination 2015

Anthony D. Watson, MD

Gain insight into the currency, depth, and breadth of your foot and ankle knowledge. Up to 10 CME credits/100 multiple-choice questions.


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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture 

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at  OrthoGuidelines  Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our  free mobile app

Featured Product

Surgical Techniques in Orthopaedics: Total Ankle Arthroplasty

Steven Haddad, MD 
Medical Editor


A video-based program illustrating a multitude of implants for total ankle arthroplasty focusing on the why, not just the how 

Annual Meeting 2018

March 6 – 10, 2018
Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

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For Your Patients

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Volunteer Opportunities

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Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.