Orthopaedic Video Theater

More than 120 new videos added for 2017! Orthopaedic Video Theater gives you access to an expanded collection of nearly 600 orthopaedic surgical technique videos – all from renowned experts and innovators around the globe. Peer-reviewed, high-quality, balanced video presentations cover all specialty areas of orthopaedics – demonstrating cutting-edge techniques and exploring key issues from anatomy to arthroscopy, instrumentation to arthroplasty.

And now, residents in U.S. and Canadian residency programs receive FREE access to Orthopaedic Video Theater! View on the AAOS Access App 2.0 for iOS 10 or newer, or Android, and use your AAOS login.


This FREE app provides you with an enhanced viewing experience, and even MORE viewing flexibility! And on iOS for iPhone/iPad, you can download videos to view later – so content becomes available on your mobile device at times you don’t have access to the internet.

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  • Mobile access to the full OVT collection
  • Quick searches and easy navigation
  • On iOS for iPhone/iPad, videos can be downloaded to watch while offline
    • Rate and bookmark your favorite content

    The AAOS is known for its quality in educational resources – and brings to you the same quality and reliability in the Orthopaedic Video Theater. Many of the orthopaedic surgeons who participate in the peer review process are pioneers in their field. Videos are reviewed by topic experts, providing you with valuable information, as well as pearls and pitfalls you need to improve patient outcomes. 

    Each video includes indications, pre- and post-operative images, references, and many include outcomes information. The videos provide you with perspective from the surgeon’s point-of-view, and from the surgeon’s side of the table.

    Become a subscriber today and enjoy unlimited access to the full collection. Throughout the year, new videos will be added as they become available.

    Subscribe to Orthopaedic Video Theater now!

    Member $199 annually
    Non-Member $299 annually
    Residents FREE subscription


    Your subscription to Orthopaedic Video Theater gives you specialty coverage – so you can be certain that there are topics pertaining to your area of expertise, as well as hundreds outside your own specialty area. Log in to access the full collection, and learn new techniques, or as a refresher and reference tool.



    Accessory Incisions in the Direct Anterior Approach to Total Hip Arthroplasty

    Stephen Nelson, MD; Tamara John, MD; Kristaps J. Keggi, MD 


    Surgical Correction of Drop Foot by Posterior Tibialis Transfer

    Cesar Faldini, MD; Raffaele Borghi, MD 


    Simultaneous Dual Rod Correction and Direct Vertebral Rotation Technique to Correct Double Major

    Cesar Faldini, MD; Raffaele Borghi, MD 


    Distal Radius Fracture Fixation with the Specialized Threaded Pin Device

    John S Taras, MD; Peter Goljan, MD


    Combined Glenoid Anteversion Osteotomy and Tendon Transfers for Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy

    Mohamed Kenawey, MD 


    All-arthroscopic Superior Shoulder Capsule Reconstruction with Partial Rotator Cuff Repair

    Edward Sutter, MD, MS; Grant E Garrigues, MD


    Endoscopic Surgery for Athletic Pubalgia: Endoscopic Rectus Abdomis Repair and Prepubic Aponeurosis

    Dean K Matsuda, MD; Nicole Matsuda


    Arthroscopic Assisted Repair of a Schatzker III Tibial Plateau Fracture

    Kenneth A Egol, MD; Kari Jordan Broder, BA 


    Extensor Mechanism Reconstruction in Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA)

    Roberto Rossi, MD; Paolo Adravanti, MD 


    Help advance orthopaedic education and be part of a well-respected network of orthopaedic educators — submit a video to Orthopaedic Video Theater today. Year-round submissions are now being accepted, with an ongoing peer-review process. This offers a great opportunity for faster publishing, and assures that procedures in the Orthopaedic Video Theater are current and relevant.

    Each year, award winning programs are chosen from among the submissions received. This highly esteemed recognition is given to a few that are identified by their peers as having a program that is exceptional in quality and content.

    For information regarding how to submit a video for presentation in Orthopaedic Video Theater, please contact our Program Manager, Online Learning, Madelaine Reese or 847.384.4113.