Thursday, November 12, 2020
Time: 6:30 PM
Wondering if you are a candidate for robot-assisted knee or hip replacement?
On November 12, 6:30 pm, Denis Nam, MD, board-certified joint replacement surgeon, will discuss the most current techniques and technologies in hip and knee replacement surgery, including robot-assisted joint replacement surgery. Following that, he will provide a real-time Q&A session for participants. Topics will include knee and hip replacement, partial knee replacement, minimally invasive surgery, Mako® surgery, and returning patients to an active lifestyle.
About Dr. Denis Nam
Dr. Nam received his Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and pre-medicine from Yale University and his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He went on to complete his residency and adult reconstruction and joint replacement fellowship at Hospital for Special Surgery. He then completed a Master's of Science degree in Clinical Research and Investigation while at the Washington University School of Medicine.
He has authored more than 150 peer-reviewed articles and 10 book chapters and throughout his career has received numerous honors and awards.
Dr. Nam is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Board of Directors. He is also a member of the AAOS Hip, Knee, & Adult Reconstruction Evaluation Committee, the AAOS Adult Reconstruction Knee Program Committee and a member of the International Congress for Joint Reconstruction Digital Media Committee. Dr. Nam is a member of both the Knee Society and Hip Society and was accepted during his first year eligible for both memberships.
Dr. Nam has a special interest in robotic-assisted total joint replacement, clinical outcomes research following hip and knee replacement, and new technologies and surgical techniques in total knee arthroplasty.