Foot and Ankle

Journals & News


September 2017
Hallux Rigidus Grade Does Not Correlate With Foot and Ankle Ability Measure Score
Devon C. Nixon, MD; Karly F. Lorbeer, MD; Jeremy J. McCormick, MD; et al


July 2017
Complications of Distal Metatarsal Osteotomy
E. Greer Richardson, MD


October 2017
Orthopaedic Surgeons Clarify Differences Between Themselves and Podiatrists

Courses & Webinars

AAOS/AOFAS Ankle Arthritis 

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

Steven L. Haddad, MD, and J. Chris Coetzee, MD
Course Directors

Using the most modern equipment available, an interactive and accessible faculty of experts will guide you through current procedures and techniques.

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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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

Registration is Now Open

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For Your Patients

OrthoInfo  - the Academy's patient education website -- is one of the few peer reviewed orthopaedic resources for patients on the internet.

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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.