Comprehensive Shoulder and Elbow: Current Concepts and Controversies 2023

Scottsdale, AZ US
February 2, 2023 to February 4, 2023

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options

Course Director: John W. Sperling, M.D.

February 2 - 4, 2023 - Westin Kierland - Scottsdale, Arizona

The 2023 course has concluded. The details about the 2024 course can be found here

This course provides information on the latest treatment options for shoulder and elbow arthroplasty, arthroscopy, fracture and reconstruction. The focus is on the best current practice in diagnosis, treatment and new technology. Faculty with international expertise in shoulder and elbow surgery discuss how to optimize surgical techniques and how to avoid complications.

Didactic sessions emphasize tips and pearls to approach complex shoulder and elbow reconstruction. Attendees are encouraged to bring cases for discussion.

Target Audience

This course is designed for orthopedic surgeons, nurses, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe cutting-edge techniques in sports medicine surgery from treating the weekend warrior to the professional athlete
  • Recognize treatment options for shoulder arthritis from arthroscopy to arthroplasty
  • Describe management of frequent shoulder and elbow fractures

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.


Exhibit and Sponsorship Opportunities

This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with healthcare providers and highlight their products and services. Please see the Sponsorship Prospectus on the Exhibitor Tab of the website for a complete list of sponsorship opportunities.

For additional information email Kathy Fuqua

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 20.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 20.25 AOA Category 2-A
  • 20.25 Attendance
Event starts: 
02/02/2023 - 6:45am
Event ends: 
02/04/2023 - 11:45am

Schedule reflects Mountain Time.
Program subject to change.

Click here to view the program schedule in your mobile device. 

Westin Kierland
6902 E. Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States

The room block at the Westin Kierland is currently sold out. Click here for alternate hotels near the Westin Kierland. 

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$325 USD + tax single/double



All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Course Director
John W. Sperling, M.D.

Planning Committee
Jonathan D. Barlow, M.D.
Mark E. Morrey, M.D.
John M. Tokish, M.D.

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Matthew B. Anastasi, M.D.
Jonathan D. Barlow, M.D.
Christopher L. Camp, M.D.
Matthew M. Crowe, M.D.
Steven J. Hattrup, M.D.
Bernard F. Morrey, M.D.
Mark E. Morrey, M.D.
Kelechi R. Okoroha, M.D.
Kevin J. Renfree, M.D.
Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo, M.D., Ph.D.
Bradley S. Schoch, M.D.
John W. Sperling, M.D.
John M. Tokish, M.D.

Guest Faculty
Emilie V. Cheung, M.D.
Stanford Medicine
Redwood City, California

Niloofar Dehghan, M.D.
The CORE Institute
Phoenix, Arizona

Seth C. Gamradt, M.D.
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California

Peter B. MacDonald, M.D.
Pan Am Clinic
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Michael McKee, M.D.
Banner - University Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Raffy Mirzayan, M.D.
Kaiser Permanente
Baldwin Park, California

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statements

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 20.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 20.25 AOA Category 2-A credits.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 20.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 20.25 AOA Category 2-A
  • 20.25 Attendance

Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities

In response to company inquiries, we are excited to share that the Comprehensive Shoulder and Elbow Course: Current Concepts and Controversies for 2023 has expanded its commercial support offerings to include a variety of sponsorship opportunities!  Please see the comprehensive prospectus for full details. 

Contact: Kathy Fuqua


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