Our services and resources

Find out more about our services and resources on the following pages:

AO Surgery Reference

AO Surgery Reference is an online repository of surgical knowledge. It describes the complete surgical management process from diagnosis to aftercare for all fractures of a given anatomical region.

This unique online reference tool designed for everyday clinical life was introduced in 2006. It was launched with six anatomical modules which are continually being added to, making AO Surgery Reference a dynamic reference tool.

The AO's publishing and faculty support media team produces a wide range of books, e-books, and education-related publications that highlight the pioneering work of the AO community.

AO Approved Solutions

Offering detailed descriptions of AO Approved Solutions, including videos and clinical cases.



Enjoy intuitive access to dependable knowledge when you need it. myAO is your pathway to personalized knowledge, critical insights from clinical experts, and verified videos on demand.

Engage with leading experts in your field. Find out what they've published recently, see articles they share, and deepen your insight into areas that interest you.

Your personalized digital gateway to expertise, education, and innovation—whatever your field.

AO Global Data

Data is shaping our lives. AO Global Data will fashion data into a tool of unparalleled potency in promoting excellence in patient care and outcomes worldwide. The AO's evidence-based data will become an authenticated source for patients, doctors, researchers, communities, and policy makers to make informed decisions.

Join the world’s most comprehensive musculoskeletal registry today.

Online learning




Webinars and livestreamed events are a central part of the AO's educational offerings



The AO's e-learning offerings complement our educational programs, and can also be used as a standalone educational activity


  Leveraging the wealth of expertise available within the AO—through the commitment to best practices and excellence in research and education.


Whatever your specialist area, the AO's resources offer you valuable support in enhancing your abilities, learning new skills, and responding to changing clinical needs.


Preclinical Services

ARI activity reports

Get the latest on AO research innovation from the AO Research Institute Davos (ARI).

Experts Symposia

Where outstanding minds come together in a robust process to improve available treatments.


Our study is a consensus process to improve research efficiency in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM)

AO Davos Courses

The future of medical education—today

AO Davos Courses 2021
Learn from the best-wherever you are in the word. Over 30 courses in trauma, spine, CMF, vet, and recon surgery.

November 28–December 10, 2021

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