Athens Shoulder Course


Athens Shoulder Course 2020

presented by Athens Shoulder Course

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Notification icon Wednesday, February 5, 2020 8 AM - Saturday, February 8, 2020 6 PM Europe/Athens

Location Icon Royal Olympic Hotel, Athanasiou Diakou 28, Athens, Greece

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This CME program is open to orthopaedic surgeons, residents, physiotherapists, nurses, and members of the orthopaedic and allied health industries.
This 4-day course includes:

  • lectures by leading shoulder surgeons from around the world on all current concepts and controversies related to both open and arthroscopic shoulder surgery
  • live and relive surgeries
  • technique videos
  • debates
  • case challenges
  • interactive discussion sessions
  • ultrasound workshops for shoulder evaluation
  • practice of modern cutting-edge techniques which participants choose in advance on cadaver specimens. 

By the end of this course, surgeons will be able to: 

  • Understand all current rotator cuff repair techniques for partial, full-thickness and massive tears
  • Comprehend all current treatment options for the management of irreparable rotator cuff tears (growth factors, spacers, SCR, graft augmentation, tendon transfers)
  • Understand all current treatment techniques for shoulder instability including all current complex instability treatment alternatives (labral repairs, remplissage, bone grafts and coracoid transfer procedures
  • Comprehend athletes’ shoulder injuries and pathology including acromioclavicular joint dislocations
  • Understand current controversies and apply current concepts to shoulder arthroplasty
  • Learn all about patients’ specific instruments and robotics and familiarized themselves with the new digitized era of shoulder surgery
  • Familiarize themselves with the outcomes and postoperative complications following anatomic and reverse shoulder arthroplasty surgeries and develop strategies for revising failed shoulder arthroplasties
  • Be capable to apply innovative methods for the evaluation and management of shoulder disorders
  • Assimilate the principles of ultrasound shoulder evaluation


  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Complex Shoulder Instability
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Massive Rotator cuff tears 
  • Irreparable massive rotator cuff tears
  • The athletic shoulder
  • Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • PSI and Shoulder Robotics
  • Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty 

The 4th ATHENS SHOULDER COURSE, Athens, Greece, 05/02/2020-08/02/2020 has applied to the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) for CME credits (ECMEC®s). 

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Athens Shoulder Course is held under the auspices of ISAKOS, ESSKA, AGA, Hellenic Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology, Hellenic Arthroscopy Association and the College of Greek Orthopaedic Surgeons.

  • Emmanouil Antonogiannakis

    Course Chairman

  • Emmanouil Brilakis

     Chief Coordinator

  • Ioannis Chiotis

    General Coordinator

  • Anastasios Deligeorgis

    General Coordinator

  • Grigorios Avramidis

    Executive Member

  • Stefania Kokkineli

    Executive Member

  • Dimitrios Mantakos

    Executive Member

  • Panagiotis Papadopoulos

    Executive Member

  • Apostolos Stathellis

    Executive Member

  • Angelos Trellopoulos

    Executive Member

Course Syllabus

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