Practical Workshop For Common Orthopedic Issues

Orange, CA TBC
Ft Lauderdale, FL Oct 25-26, 2020

Practical Workshop For Common Orthopedic Issues


In this highly practical two day course, you will learn about come of the most common and controversial subjects in orthopedics and ways to treat them. The topics covered are; Canine cruciate repair, patella luxation and fracture repair.

This course will give you the confidence to use these repair techniques in your own practice and is suitable for veterinarians with a basic understanding of orthopedic procedures and wish to learn more advanced techniques and approaches to orthopedic surgery.


Delegates will have an increased knowledge and understanding of:

Canine cruciate repair

  • Controversies surrounding canine cruciate disease
  • Biomechanics and theoretical foundation of TTA’s
  • An introduction to the Modified Maquet Procedure (MMP) and how to perform it

Patella luxation

  • Overview of patella luxation pathophysiology
  • Diagnosis and current surgical treatments for patella luxation
  • An introduction to RidgeStop™ and how to perform it

Fracture repair

  • Fracture repair systems – the flaws and failings
  • Locking plate technology
  • Case selection and clinical application of the SOP™ systems and the technical ability to perform it


Price includes course notes and all lectures, dry-lab and wet-lab sessions.

In the practical sessions, delegates will be working on cadavers to practice the surgical techniques in groups of 2 delegates.

Coffee breaks and lunch are included on both days.

Before and after the course delegates will have access to the Improve International Moodle platform. In this platform a number of resources can be available that range from course notes, videos, webinars, etc, depending on the course. Also pre and post course assessments and exercises will be available.

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Orange, CA

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Ft Lauderdale, FL

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Oct 25-26, 2020


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Two-day Course

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09:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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Dates available on first come first served basis. Please note we advise all delegates not to book time off work / make travel arrangements until their dates have been confirmed with the Programme tutor. This will only happen once your place on the course has been confirmed.

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