Vail, CO Orthopedic Hip Surgeon, Dr. Marc Philippon, Honored with the AAOS 2012 Achievement Award

Dr. Marc Philippon, Vail, CO hip surgeon and sports medicine specialist with The Steadman Clinic, recently presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting in San Francisco.  During the meetings, which took place February 7-11 at the Moscone Center, Dr. Philippon was honored with the AAOS 2012 Achievement Award for his work as an orthopedic hip surgeon and for his on-going research surrounding arthroscopic hip surgery.

The AAOS 2012 Achievement Award is given to specific members of AAOS to thank them for their many contributions to education, research, and advocacy in orthopedics.

During the meetings, Dr. Philippon delivered several presentations on various topics and served as an instructor and moderator for academic and education programs associated with arthroscopic hip surgery.

These presentations included:

K Hip Arthroscopy, Presented by Dr. Marc Philippon, Orthopedic Hip Surgeon:

  • Arthroscopic Hip Surgery; Where We’re At and What’s Ahead
  • Symposium that included Dr. Philippon and several other respected surgeons and medical experts
  • This case-and-debate-based symposium provides an international perspective into exciting advances and current controversies in hip arthroscopy and related extra-articular pathologies

411 Hip Arthroscopy: Presented by Dr. Marc Philippon, Orthopedic Hip Surgeon:

  • Fundamental Techniques and Foundational Skills
  • Video that included Dr. Philippon and several other respected surgeons and medical experts
  • This video-supplemented ICL introduces the registrant to the expanding indications and techniques for hip arthroscopy while providing a firm foundation for further surgical skills development

The AAOS 2012 Achievement Award honored various physicians in the field of orthopedics. The Annual AAOS Meeting offered a variety of presentations, discussions, and information surrounding the latest clinical studies associated with orthopaedic research. Founded in 1933, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and others in the world.

Dr. Marc Philippon is a Vail, CO hip surgeon and in expert in arthroscopic hip surgery.  To contact his office directly, please call 970.476.1100.

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