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Orthopedic Surgeons Stay Ahead of the Issue of Concussions in Sports

At Orthopedics Today Hawaii 2018, Matthew T. Provencher, MD, said orthopedic surgeons have stayed ahead of the issue of concussions in sports with education, better diagnostics and improvements in pre-participation examinations. “The bottom line is though, we have to do better at identifying [concussions] and taking the player away from the game if we [...]

AOSSM Funding Research Supporting Return to Play

The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), along with The Aircast Foundation, is offering a grant of up to $150,000 to support a clinical research project investigating return to play following a musculoskeletal injury. For more information about the grant, visit AOSSM. Please note that studies investigating concussion are not eligible. The application [...]

Matthew T. Provencher, MD, Assistant Editor-in-Chief Emeritus

It is hard to imagine a colleague more energetic or productive than Matthew T. Provencher, M.D.. Thus, it is no surprise that Matt is winding down his career as an editor of Arthroscopy and Arthroscopy Techniques, because as is so often the case, Matt is winding up for something bigger and better. Thus, we acknowledge Matt for [...]

AOSSM Presents Prestigious Research Awards and Grants During Annual Meeting

Dr. Matthew Provencher and his team were presented with the Fellow Research Award - Clinical Science honors at the American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM) Annual Meeting for their study, "Outcomes of Latarjet versus Distal Tibial Allograft for Anterior Shoulder Instability Repair: A Prospective Matched Cohort Analysis". The Fellow Research Award, formerly the Aircast Award, [...]

Dr. Provencher Named to Becker’s List of 65 Great Orthopedic Surgeons

Dr. Provencher was named to the Becker's list of 65 great orthopedic surgeons. Becker's Spine Review asked orthopedic surgeon to nominate fellow orthopedic surgeons they thought were outstanding in their field. As a shoulder specialist at The Steadman Clinic, his partner Dr. Robert LaPrade's describes Dr. Provencher as one of the best technical shoulder surgeons [...]

Changes Underway at 2017 AANA Annual Meeting

Attendees can expect changes to the scientific sessions and instructional courses at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Meeting, being held May 18-20 in Denver. Orthopedics Today, official media partner of the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), spoke with program committee members about newer aspects of the meeting. “The papers are some of [...]

Dr. Provencher Selected as International Faculty at 2017 Mega Shoulder Meeting

Dr. Provencher was selected as international faculty at the 2017 Mega Shoulder meeting in Sydney, Australia May 4 - 7, 2017. Together with Dr. Anthony Romeo, Dr. Provencher will provide insights and antipodean perspective into advanced shoulder surgery. The meeting format will consist of lectures, surgical demonstrations, webinar, interactive discussions and debates. Meeting Information: 2017 Mega [...]

2017 AAOS Annual Meeting

Dr. Provencher is serving as Chair of the AAOS Exhibits and the Annual Meeting Committee at the 2017 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting in San Diego, California from March 14 - 18, 2017. He will also have the opportunity to serve as the Education Chair at the 2017 Arthroscopy Association of North [...]

Dr. Provencher New Educational Website: Orthopedics This Week

Matthew Provencher, M.D., CAPT, MC, USNR, an orthopedic knee surgeon and shoulder specialist at The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado, not only listens to the needs of his patients, but he responds with helpful information. The latest demonstration of his patient dedication is reflected in his new patient education website. Patients can take an active [...]

Dr. Provencher Launches Patient Education Website

Orthopedic knee surgeon and shoulder specialist at The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado Matthew Provencher, MD CAPT MC USNR has launched a new patient education website MATTHEWPROVENCHERMD.COM developed by eMedical Media. As one of the nation's leading orthopedic shoulder and knee surgeons, Dr. Provencher created this website to help patients advocate for their own best [...]