Peri-prosthetic fractures, bone health optimization, evaluating skeletal status prior to surgery

Session approved for 1 ASRT Category A Credit
Session approved for up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

This session duration is 55 minutes.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the fragility nature of periprosthetic fracture
  • Improve fractures through bone health optimization
  • Explain the consequences of Periprosthetic Fracture

Paul A. Anderson, MD

Professor of Orthopedic Surgery

University of Wisconsin

Paul A. Anderson, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon with special interest in orthopedic implants, spine trauma, tumors, cervical spine, and geriatric spinal diseases. His undergraduate and Masters degrees are from The University of Michigan in Chemical Engineering. He completed medical school and residency at Wayne State University and a spine fellowship under Dr. Henry Bohlman. He is currently Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Professor in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin. He has been President of the Cervical Spine Research Society, President of the Lumbar Spine Research Society and has held various positions in a number of spinal and orthopedic societies. Dr. Anderson has served as a member as well as Chairman of the AAOS Biomedical Engineering Committee, Co-Chair of ASTM F04.25, Clinical Chair of ASTM F04, FDA Orthopedic Device Forum, and has testified at FDA panels.He currently serves as Chairman of the Own the Bone Committee of the American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) as well as a member of their Executive Committee.


Amgen (Self) : Consultant (Status: Ongoing); Medtronic (Self) : Consultant (Status: Ongoing); Radius Medical (Self) : Consultant (Status: Ongoing); Regeneration technology (Self) : Other Financial or Material Support (Status: Ongoing), Royalties (Status: Ongoing)

Joon Kiong Lee, FRCS, MS ORTHO (Moderator)

Deputy Medical Director and Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon

Beacon Hospital

Dato' Dr Lee is currently a practicing Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon and Head of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Deputy Medical Director at Beacon International Specialist Centre and Advanced Neuroscience & Orthopedic Centre (ANOC) in Malaysia. He has been a member of the ISCD for the past 20 years and a Certified Clinical Densitometrist. He is currently the Immediate Past President of ISCD. He is the current President of Asia Pacific Osteoporosis and Fragility Fracture Society and the President of Fragility Fracture Network of Malaysia.

Disclosures: No relationships to disclose.


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