About AO Recon
With its educational offerings including live events and e-learning, AO Recon contributes to the AO’s mission of promoting excellence in patient care and outcomes in trauma and musculoskeletal disorders.
AO Recon has been established to respond to rising numbers of arthroplasty and periprosthetic fracture cases and the increased need for specialized education and expert advice in this field.
“We disseminate arthroplasty knowledge globally to empower orthopedic surgeons around the world to provide best patient care.”
Carsten Perka, AO Recon Steering Board chairperson
AO Recon in numbers*
Experts in joint preservation and replacement
Upcoming educational events
Our educational events include practical exercises in dry or wetlab— webinars and webcasts, and symposia at major congresses.
Learn more about the AO Recon gold-standard education in arthroplasy and reconstruction and our competency-based curriculum courses here.
Browse the course finder for your next event.
How to join us
If you have an AO account
Login with the AO and go to your dashboard (link top right). Check your profile under "involved / associated with". Make sure AO Recon is one of your selected Areas of Interest. Subscribe to the AO Recon newsletter in "My profile" under Communications.
If you are new to the AO
Create an AO account and join a global community of over 215,000 health care professionals. Enter AO Recon as one of your Areas of Interest and subscribe to the AO Recon newsletter in "My profile" under Communications.
How to personalize your AO experience
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