Foot and Ankle

Journals & News


April 2018
Surgical Procedures for Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability

Youichi Yasui, MD; Yoshiharu Shimozono, MD; John G. Kennedy, MD, MCh, MMSc, FFSEM, FRCS (Orth)

Measuring Surgical Skills in Simulation-based Training
Jan Duedal Rölfing, MD, PhD; Søren Kold, MD, PhD; Donald D. Anderson, PhD; et al 


April 2018
'Superconstructs' for Charcot Midfoot Dislocation

Courses & Webinars

AAOS/AOFAS Total Ankle Arthroplasty in 2018: The Newer Kids on the Block

May 10-12, 2018
OLC Education & Conference Center, Rosemont, IL

Steven L. Haddad, MD
Course Director

Hands-on implementation of the four most recently FDA-approved U.S. ankle implants! Learn the procedures and necessary equipment, and explore the advantages and disadvantages of each.

Video Gallery

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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2018 Foot and Ankle Self- Assessment Examination

Anthony D. Watson, MD

Gain insight into the depth and breadth of your current 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

Advanced Reconstruction Foot and Ankle 2

Ian J. Alexander, MD, Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD, and Justin K. Greisberg, MD


Confer with leading surgeons on the most effective way to solve complex surgical problems. 

Thank you for joining us at the 2018 Annual Meeting
See why members come back year after year in the attendee experience video captured live in New Orleans.

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For Your Patients

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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

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.