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The American Shoulder and Elbow Society is excited to announce the creation of the ASES podcast, hosted by Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers. The hope is that these podcasts will help to inform and educate our members on various topics related to ASES and shoulder and elbow medicine. These podcasts are also available through ITunes and Google Play.

*New – Episode 42 – Traumatic Cuff Tears

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers interview Dr. Jay Keener regarding the management of the acute, traumatic rotator cuff tear. 

*New – Episode 41 – Dr. Mark Frankle

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers interview Dr. Mark Frankle regarding the development of the lateralized reverse total shoulder arthroplasty, how to think critically, and his reflections on his time as ASES President. 

 
 

*New – Episode 40 – Dr. Laurent Lafosse

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers interview Dr. Laurent Lafosse. 

Previous Episodes

Episode #1 – Interview with Dr. Bernard Morrey

In this episode of the ASES Podcast, Dr. Bernard Morrey is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding the role the ASES has played in his career and what the ASES means to him.

Episode #2 – ASES Membership Advancement

In this episode of the ASES Podcast, Dr. Joseph Abboud and Dr. Ronald Navarro are interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding ASES Membership Advancement.

Episode #3 – Interview with Dr. Frank Cordasco

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Frank Cordasco is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding his career, his experience with the ASES, and his ASES Presidency.

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Episode #4 – Annual Meeting Highlights

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, seven presenters from the 2019 Annual Meeting are interviewed by host Dr. Peter Chalmers with guest hosts. (Additional details below)

Author: Dr. Brian Cole Guest Host: Dr. Justin GriffinTitle: “Prospective Randomized Trial of Biologic Augmentation with Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Patients Undergoing Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair”

Author: Dr. Raffy Mirzayan Guest Host: Dr. Rob Hartzler Title: “Functional and MRI Outcomes of Superior Capsule Reconstruction with Acellular Dermal Matrix”.

Author: Dr. Mark Schrumpf Guest Host: Dr. Alex Aleem Title: “Elbow Hemi-Arthroplasty for Intra-Articular Distal Humerus Fractures: Results and Technique”

Author: Dr. Shawn O’Driscoll Guest Host: Dr. Brandon Erickson Title: “CT Reveals Additional Important Information for Preoperative Diagnosis of Capitellar Osteochondritis Dissecans Compared to MRI”

Author: Dr. Robert Hudek Guest Host: Dr. Eric RicchettiTitle: “Cutibacterium (Propionibacterium) Acnes Is Observed as an Intraarticular and Intracellular Commensal of the Human Shoulder Joint During First-Time Surgery”

Author: Dr. Mark Frankle Guest Host: Dr. Jon BarlowTitle: “Acute Surgical Management of Proximal Humerus Fractures: ORIF vs. Hemiarthroplasty vs. Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty”

Author: Dr. Rob Hartzler Guest Host: Dr. Brendan PattersonTitle: “Radiographic Parameters Associated with Excellent Versus Poor Range of Motion Outcomes Following Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty”

Episode #5 – Interview with Dr. Bill Mallon

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Bill Mallon is interviewed regarding his career and his experience as Editor-In-Chief of the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.

Episode #6 – Massive Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a point-counterpoint discussion of treatment options for the massive irreparable rotator cuff tear. Guests include Dr. Surena Namdari on arthroscopic-assisted lower trapezius transfer, Dr. Robert Hartzler on superior capsular reconstruction, and Dr. James Gregory on outpatient reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.

Episode 7 – JSES Literature Update

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a review of the most cited papers in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery from 2018. Guests include Dr. Greg Cvetanovich on “Quantifying success after total shoulder arthroplasty” by Simovitch et al., Dr. Eric Mahkni on “Epidemiology of ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction in Major and Minor League Baseball pitchers” by Camp et al., and Mohit Gilotra on “Longitudinal observational study of reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for irreparable rotator cuff dysfunction” by Gerber et al.

Episode 8 – COVID19

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a roundtable interview on the effects of COVID19 upon shoulder and elbow surgery nationally. Guests include Dr. William Levine, chairman of orthopaedic surgery at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center; Dr. Kevin Plancher of Plancher Orthopaedics in New York City; Dr. Sara Edwards of the University of California in San Francisco; and Dr. Buddy Savoie, chairman of orthopaedic surgery at Tulane University in New Orleans.

Episode #9 – Interview with Dr. Anthony Romeo

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Anthony Romeo is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding his career, his advice to young surgeons, and his recent experience with COVID-19.

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, four presenters from the canceled 2020 AAOS Annual Meeting are interviewed by host Dr. Peter Chalmers with guest hosts. 
 
Author: Dr. Willaim Aibinder
Guest Host: Dr. Dane Salazar
Title: “The Presence of Stress Shielding following Stemless Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty”
 
Author: Dr. Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo
Guest Host: Dr. Robert Tashjian
Title: “Primary Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty: How Did Medialized and Glenoid-Based Lateralized Style Prostheses Compare at 10 Years?”
 
Author: Dr. Bruce Miller
Guest Host: Dr. Nobu Yamamoto
Title: “Surgical versus Nonsurgical Management of Rotator Cuff Tears: A Propensity Matched Analysis”
 
Author: Dr. Luke Oh
Guest Host: Dr. Matt Smith
Title: “Elbow Excess Opening on Stress Radiographs is Not Related to Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injury Severity in Throwers”

Episode #11 – COVID19 and Surgical Training

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a roundtable interview on the effects of COVID19 upon shoulder and elbow surgical training. Guests include Dr. Steven Jones, PGY-3 at the University of Colorado in Denver; Dr. Ben Zmistowski, shoulder and elbow surgery fellow at Washington University in St. Louis; and Dr. Jonah Davies, shoulder and elbow traumatologist at Harborview and the University of Washington in Seattle, WA.

Episode #12 – COVID19 and Return to the Operating Room

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a roundtable interview on returning to work as surgeons after COVID19. Guests include Dr. Grant Garrigues of Rush University Medical Center in Chicago Illinois, Dr. Charles Jobin of Columbia University in New York City, and Dr. Reza Omid of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. 

Episode #13 – Interview with Prof. Pascal Boileau

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Prof. Pascal Boileau is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding his meeting, the Nice Shoulder Course, and the recent transition to an all-virtual format secondary to COVID-19. Prof. Boileau also discusses his career, his advice to young surgeons, and his sources of inspiration.

Episode #14 – Interview with Dr. Buddy Savoie

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Buddy Savoie is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding his career in private practice and academics, his advice to young surgeons, and where to get the best soft-shell crab in New Orleans.

Episode #15 – Combined Episode with the Arthroscopy Podcast

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank are joined by Dr. Rob Hartzler and Dr. Clayton Nuelle, the hosts of the Arthroscopy Podcast through the Arthroscopy Association of North America, to discuss the Instability Severity Index Score.

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Episode #16 – Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Editor’s Picks of 2019

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a review of the editor’s picks of the best papers in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery from 2019. Guests include Dr. Caitlin Rugg on ” The impact of prior upper-extremity surgery on orthopedic injury and surgery in collegiate athletes”, Dr. Joe Ruzbarksy on “The fragility of findings of randomized controlled trials in shoulder and elbow surgery” and Dr. Bill Mallon on “Doctor, when can I drive?—the range of elbow motion while driving a car”.

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Episode # 17 – Point-Counterpoint: Distal Biceps Repair

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, host Dr. Peter Chalmers conducts a point-counterpoint discussion of treatment options for distal biceps tendon tears. Guests include Dr. Mark Mighell, Dr. Chris Schmidt, and Dr. John Fernandez.

Episode #18 – Point-Counterpoint: Return to Play

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a point-counterpoint discussion of return to play and activity after shoulder surgery. Guests include Dr. Matt Provencher, Dr. John Tokish, and Dr. Paul Sethi.

Episode 19 – Interview with Dr. William Levine

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. William Levine, current president of the ASES, is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding his presidency, his views of mentorship, his advice for young surgeons, and why everyone should read Codman’s book.

Episode 20 – Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Most Downloaded of 2018

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a review of some of the most downloaded papers in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery from 2018. Guests include Dr. Luke Austin on pre-operative education to reduce opioid use, Dr. Mohit Gilotra on benzoyl peroxide to prevent C. Acnes infections, and Dr. Gregory Hoy on treatment of multi-directional instability.

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Episode 21 – 2020 Annual Meeting

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Peter Chalmers conducts a review of some of the most influential talks from the 2020 ASES Annual Meeting. Guests include Dr. Matt Ramsey on time to operation in traumatic rotator cuff tears, Dr. Benjamin Ma on non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications after rotator cuff repair, and Dr. Shawn O’Driscoll on continuous passive motion after arthroscopic elbow contracture release.

Episode 22 – COVID-19 and Professional Sports Coverage

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a roundtable interview regarding COVID-19 and coverage of professional sports. Guests include Dr. Tom Noonan, who covers the Colorado Rockies, and Dr. Eric McCarty who covers the Colorado Avalanche.

Episode 23 – Interview with Dr. Joseph Zuckerman

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Joseph Zuckerman, is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding his career, how he has maintained the culture at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, and the future of shoulder surgery.

Episode 24 – Interview with Dr. Joseph Iannotti

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, Dr. Joseph Iannotti, is interviewed by hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank regarding his research strategy, building strong teams and collaborations, and his favorite ASES memories.

Episode 25 – Practice Building

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank conduct a round table interview on practice building with Dr. Samuel Taylor of the Hospital for Special Surgery and Dr. Leslie Vidal of the Steadman Clinic.

Episode 26 – JSES Editor’s Update: Seminars in Arthroplasty

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Peter Chalmers and Dr. Rachel Frank interview Dr. Bill Mallon, Dr. Michael Wiater, and Dr. Theodore Blaine regarding the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery with a focus on a new member of the ASES family of journals: Seminars in Arthroplasty.

Episode 27 – Point-Counterpoint: Lateralization in Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, host Dr. Peter Chalmers conducts a point-counterpoint discussion on lateralization in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty. Guests include Dr. Robert Tashjian, Dr. Jon Levy, and Dr. Matthew Saltzman.

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Episode 28 – Lessons in Leadership

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers conduct a roundtable discussion on lessons in leadership with Dr. Leesa Galatz and Dr. Evan Flatow.

Episode 29 – Worker’s Compensation

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers conduct a roundtable discussion on worker’s compensation with Dr. Nik Verma and Dr. David Ring.

Episode 30 – Mentorship

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers conduct a roundtable discussion on mentorship with Dr. Charles Bush-Joseph and Dr. Jay Keener.

Episode 31 – Difficult Shoulder Cases

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers conduct a roundtable discussion on how to manage the most difficult shoulder cases with Dr. Nady Hamid and Dr. Andrew Jawa.

Episode 32 – Glenoid Bone Loss

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers conduct a roundtable discussion on how to manage glenohumeral instability with glenoid bone with Dr. Ivan Wong, Dr. Ruth Delaney and Dr. Giovanni DiGiacomo.

Episode 33 – Dr. Frederick Matsen

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers interview Dr. Frederick Matsen about his career, advice to young surgeons, contributions to the field, and his favorite hike in the Pacific Northwest.

Episode 34 – Advocacy

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers conduct a rountable discussion on advocacy featuring Dr. Joseph Abboud, Dr. Melissa Wright, and Dr. Kevin Cronin. 

 
 

Episode 35 – Capitellar Osteochondral Defects

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers interview Dr. Chrisopher Camp regarding capitellar osteochondral defects.

Episode 36 – Difficult Elbow Cases

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers interview Drs. Mark Cohen and Mark Baratz regarding difficult elbow cases. 

Episode 37 – Dr. Gerald Williams

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers interview Dr. Gerard Williams regarding his time as ASES and AAOS president. 

Episode 38 – National Shoulder and Elbow Week

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, host Dr. Peter Chalmers interviews Dr. Anthony Miniaci regarding his work with the ASES Foundation and the National Shoulder and Elbow Week Initiative. 

Episode 39 – Management of the B2 Glenoid

In this episode of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Podcast, hosts Dr. Rachel Frank and Dr. Peter Chalmers conduct a roundtable discussion on how to manage the the B2 glenoid in shoulder arthroplasty with Dr. Quin Throckmorton, Dr. Brendan Patterson, and Dr. Patrick Denard.

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