Watch presentations delivered by an international faculty, recorded at the spring session of the 
North American Hip & Knee Symposium (NAHKS)

Scottsdale, AZ, USA, April 28-30, 2016

Short Stay Chairman: Dr Kenneth Cherry (US)
Hip Chairman: Dr Richard McCalden (CA)
Knee Chairman: Dr Fred Cushner (US)

  • The Short Stem Movement: Here to Stay or Just a Fad?

    Dr Timothy van de Leur (US).

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    Dr Timothy van de Leur explains why and when a short stem is used in total hip arthroplasty.

  • ANTHOLOGY™ - Flat Tapered Stem: Indications & Results

    Dr John Masonis (US).

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    Dr John Masonis evaluates the pros and cons of using flat taper and shares case-based examples.

  • SYNERGY™ - Proven the Test of Time!

    Dr Doug Naudie (CA).

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    Dr Doug Naudie talks about different aspects behind the SYNERGY™ Stem including design rationale, surgical technique and results from independent series, as well as registry data.  

  • Fully Coated Stems - Best of Both Worlds?

    Dr William Lutes (US).

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    Dr William Lutes discusses the optimum hydroxyapatite coating thickness in total hip arthroplasty.

  • Cemented Stems - Let’s Not Forget the Past!

    Dr Mathias Bostrom (US).

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    Dr Mathias Bostrom talks about cement fixation in total hip replacement.

  • BHR™ - Still a Viable Option in 2016? Indications and Results

    Dr Ryan Nunley (US).

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    Dr Ryan Nunley discusses BHR™ outcomes and describes the ideal candidate for hip resurfacing.

  • Panel Discussion - Hip Stem Selection

    Dr Mathias Bostrom (US), Dr John Keggi (US), Dr William Lutes (US), Dr John Masonis (US), Dr Doug Naudie (CA), Dr Ryan Nunley (US), Dr Timothy van de Leur (US).

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    The surgeons on this panel discuss which hip stem they choose, when and why.

  • Normal Kinematics, Better Patient Satisfaction, Improved Survivorship...

    Dr Ryan Nunley (US).

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    Dr Ryan Nunley explains the benefits of choosing a unicompartmental knee replacement.

  • UKR: Why an When Does it Fit into my Practice?

    Dr Brian McGinley (US).

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    Dr Brian McGinley discusses indications and results of unicompartmental knee replacement.

  • PFJ: The Forgotten Third Joint

    Dr Fred Cushner (US).

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    Dr Fred Cushner talks about patellofemoral joint (PFJ) replacement in patients with PFJ arthritis.

  • Fixed vs Mobile Bearing: The Data Behind the Debate

    Dr Fred Cushner (US).

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    Dr Fred Cushner compares fixed knee vs mobile knee bearing and evaluates the results.

  • UNI 2016: Tools to make you a UNI Expert

    Dr Jimmy Chow (US).

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    Dr Jimmy Chow talks about using robotically assisted devices for performing unicompartmental knee replacement.

  • Not a UNI Candidate? We have the XR Knee

    Dr Alfred Tria (US).

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    Dr Alfred Tria explains the Bi-Cruciate Retaining Knee System.

  • Debate: Posterior Approach is Still the Best Approach

    Dr Mathias Bostrom (US).

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    Dr Mathias Bostrom evaluates the pros and cons of the posterior approach. 

  • Debate: Direct anterior - Better and Here to Stay

    Dr John Masonis (US).

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    Dr John Masonis shares his rationale for direct anterior approach for total hip arthroplasty. 

  • Debate: Lateral approach -The Best of Both Worlds

    Dr Richard McCalden (CA).

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    Dr Richard McCalden gives his reasons for using the direct lateral approach.

  • Panel Discussion - THA Approach: Which is best

    Dr Mathias Bostrom (US), Dr John Masonis (US), Dr R W McCalden (CA), Dr José Rodriguez (US).

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    Total hip arthroplasty surgical approaches and associated dislocation rates are discussed.

  • Let’s Take a JOURNEY™ - Concepts Behind JOURNEY Development

    Dr Michael Ries (US).

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    Dr Michael Ries discusses knee kinematics in total knee arthroplasty. 

  • “Travel Tips” to Make Your JOURNEY Easier

    Dr Steven Haas (US).

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    Dr Steven Haas talks about the different technique aspects of total knee arthroplasty.

  • My Initial Results as a Design Surgeon

    Dr Mark Snyder (US).

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    Dr Mark Snyder explains the goals for total knee replacement with regards to patient satisfaction.

  • Not a Design Surgeon and My Results are…

    Dr Gabriel Levi (US).

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    Dr Gabriel Levi explains why he uses JOURNEY™ II as his first choice in all knees.

  • It Really Works - Results of Kinematic Analysis

    Dr Hal Cates (US).

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    Dr Hal Cates discusses knee kinematics after total knee replacement based on in vivo study.

  • Can Knees be Hip?

    Dr Fred Cushner (US).

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    Dr Fred Cushner poses a question whether TKA patients are as satisfied as THA patients. 

  • Panel Discussion - Kinematics and the Total Knee

    Dr Hal Cates (US), Dr Fred Cushner (US), Dr Steven Haas (US), Dr Gabriel Levi (US), Dr Michael Ries (US), Dr Mark Snyder (US).

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    Panel Discussion 

  • XLPE: The Best Bearing Option in THA

    Dr Doug Naudie (CA).

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    Dr Doug Naudie presents results of using cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) in total hip arthroplasty. 

  • Joint Registries - Can You Trust the Findings?

    Dr Richard McCalden (CA).

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    Dr Richard McCalden presents the pros and cons of joint registries findings.

  • Dual Mobility - What is its Role?

    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf (US).

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    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf explains the principles, indications, design and results of dual mobility for total hip arthroplasty.

  • Trunnionosis: What You Need to Know in 2016

    Dr David Rovinsky (US).

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    Dr David Rovinsky speaks about trunnionosis: What is it? Who to diagnose it? And how to treat it?

  • Case Based Discussions: Let’s do a Primary THR

    Dr Richard McCalden (CA).

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    Dr Richard McCalden asks the surgeons on the panel to look into various primary hip arthroplasty cases.  

  • VERILAST™ Technology -The Real Deal

    Dr David Rovinsky (US).

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    Dr David Rovinsky discusses bearing surfaces and making good decisions for total knee patients.

  • Planning Principles of VISIONAIRE™

    Dr Ken Cherry (US).

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    Dr Ken Cherry shares his “planning algorithm” and explains why VISIONAIRE™ is more than a cutting guide.

  • How to do it Better – The Case for OrthoSensor Technology

    Dr Jimmy Chow (US).

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    Dr Jimmy Chow speaks about sensor-assisted total knee arthroplasty.

  • How to do it Better - The Case for PSI

    Dr Steven Hand (US).

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    Dr Steven Hand presents benefits and results of using PSI cutting guides for total knee arthroplasty. 

  • How to do it Better - The Case for Robotics

    Dr Jimmy Chow (US).

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    Dr Jimmy Chow shares his approach on robotic assisted surgery for unicompartmental knee replacement and the reason.

  • Panel Discussion - Enabling Technologies for Knee Replacement

    Dr Ken Cherry (US), Dr Jimmy Chow (US), Dr Steven Haas (US), Dr Steven Hand (US), Dr David Rovinsky (US).

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    The panel discusses total knee replacement with navigation technology and custom cutting blocks. 

  • My Patient - the Pre-Op Addict

    Dr Mathias Bostrom (US).

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    Dr Mathias Bostrom discusses the issue of post-op pain management, medication dosage and risk factors. 

  • The Previous Sepsis Patient

    Dr Stephen Incavo (US).

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    Dr Stephen Incavo deliberates over total joint replacement in patients after joint sepsis.

  • Panel Discussion - Complex Primary Knees

    Dr Mathias Bostrom (US), Dr Hal Cates (US), Dr Fred Cushner (US), Dr Stephen Incavo (US), Dr Timothy van de Leur (US).

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    The panel discusses high BMI as a potential risk factor in total knee replacement. 

  • Exposure Techniques and Implant Removal

    Dr Reid Brown (US).

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    Dr Reid Brown goes through the process of component removal in revision total hip arthroplasty.  

  • Femoral Revision - Implant Choices, Techniques, and Results

    Dr Stephen Incavo (US).

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    Dr Stephen Incavo presents stem choices and techniques in femoral revision, based on the type of defect.

  • Taper Distal Fixation - The Current Gold Standard?

    Dr Reid Brown (US).

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    Dr Reid Brown gives a comparison of different stem options for complex femoral revision. 

  • Acetabular Revision - Implant Choices, Techniques, and Results

    Dr John Masonis (US).

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    Dr John Masonis talks about the technique and options for acetabular revision. 

  • Dislocation Following THR: Approach to Management

    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf (US).

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    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf explains how to manage revision hip arthroplasty after a dislocation. 

  • DA Approach to Revision THR

    Dr John Keggi (US).

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    Dr John Keggi shares his insights on the direct anterior approach for revision hip arthroplasty. 

  • What's New in Revision THR Technology? REDAPT™ Stem and Cup Options

    Dr Jack Bowling (US).

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    Dr Jack Bowling explains what the new options are in revision total hip replacement. 

  • Prosthesis Removal

    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf (US).

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    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf gives a step by step explanation for revision total knee arthroplasty.  

  • Exposing the Revision Knee

    Dr Steven Haas (US).

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    Dr Steven Haas talks about the different exposure options for revision total knee replacement. 

  • How to Address Bone Loss - Femoral and Tibial

    Dr José Rodriguez (US).

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    Dr José Rodriguez explains how to address bone loss in revision total knee replacement. 

  • LEGION™ Revision System - Just Makes Sense

    Dr Michael Ries (US).

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    Dr Michael Ries explains revision total knee replacement with LEGION™ Revision System. 

  • My Most Difficult Case

    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf (US).

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    Dr Ran Schwarzkopf discusses one of his most difficult cases.

  • My Most Difficult Case

    Dr Alfred Tria (US).

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    Dr Alfred Tria presents one of his most difficult cases. 

  • My Most Difficult Case

    Dr John Keggi (US).

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    Dr John Keggi presents one of his most difficult cases. 

  • My Most Difficult Case

    Dr Brian McGinley (US).

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    Dr Brian McGinley discusses one of his most rare cases.

  • Short Stay Joint Replacement: Keys to Success

    Dr Ken Cherry (US).

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    Dr Ken Cherry talks about the recovery process after total knee replacement.

  • The Importance of Patient Selection, Patient Education & Aligning...

    Dr David Rovinsky (US).

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    Dr David Rovinsky explains the components of a successful total knee arthroplasty and the importance of patient selection. 

  • Best Practices for Pre, Peri and Post-Op Care of the Short Stay Joint...

    Dr Mark Snyder (US).

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    Dr Mark Snyder explains how to run a successful short stay programme following total joint arthroplasty. 

  • Our Results with Short Stay Joint Replacement - Knees

    Dr Chris McClellan (US).

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    Dr Chris McClellan shares his results on outpatient programme in Advanced Center for Surgery Altoona, PA. 

  • Our Results with Short Stay Joint Replacement - Hips

    Dr Jack Bowling (US).

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    Dr Jack Bowling explains the benefits of short stay programmes following total hip arthroplasty. 

  • Home Health Orthopedic Model for Excellence

    Mrs Amy Hancock (Advantage Home Health Services).

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    Mrs Amy Hancock explains the advantages of Home Health Orthopaedic Model for Excellence.

  • Educating and Aligning your Surgical Team

    Dr James Bresch (US).

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    Dr James Bresch outlines the important steps of the short stay programme.

  • Selecting the Right Tools for Improving Patient Outcomes

    Dr Steven Hand (US).

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    Dr Steven Hand presents his results of using JOURNEY™ II and VISIONAIRE™ for total knee replacement.

  • Technologies and Techniques to Improve Your Surgical Efficiency...

    Dr Chris McClellan (US).

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    Dr Chris McClellan shares his tips on how to improve surgical efficiency in total knee replacement.

  • S.A.F.E. is Better

    Mrs Amy Hancock (Advantage Home Health Services).

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    Mrs Amy Hancock explains the success factors for the home health orthopaedic model for outpatients.

  • The Dynamics of Reimbursement for Short Stay Joint Replacement

    Mr Peter Geagan (Smith & Nephew).

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    Mr Peter Geagan explains the benefits of short stay joint replacement programmes. 

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