Orthopaedic Information


American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
The latest source for the most recent Legislation, educational, health care policy and research information. The site includes the bylaws and position papers of the AAOS, and the latest federal and state laws enacted that pertain to the practice of orthopaedics in medicine. 

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) is a national organization of orthopaedic surgeons specializing in sports medicine, including national and international sports medicine leaders.

American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) is a professional society of 5,500 podiatric foot and ankle surgeons. Founded in 1942, ACFAS' goals are to promote the art and science of podiatric surgery, address issues and concerns of the podiatric surgeon, and advance and improve standards of education and surgical skill.

American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons
And information source for the latest trends in joint replacement surgery about the hip and knee.

Arthritis Foundation
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases. This site discusses non-operative ways of dealing with arthritis.

American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons 
The ASES is an information source for the latest trends in shoulder and elbow surgery.