International Societies and Presidents

INTERNATIONAL

International Society for Knowledge for Surgeons on Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty (ISKSAA)
B-7/5
Safdarjung Enclave
New Delhi, 110029
INDIA
President : Pushpinder S. Bajaj, MS(Ortho), DNB(Ortho), MSc
Tel : +91 11 4105 7555
Fax : +91 11 4105 7558
http://www.isksaa.com

International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS)
Spitalstrasse 190
House 3
Wetzikon, Zürich CH-8623
SWITZERLAND
President : Alberto Gobbi, MF
Tel : +41 (0)44 503 73 70
Fax : +41 (0)44 503 73 72
http://www.cartilage.org

International Federation of Sports Medicine (FIMS)
Maison du Sport International
Av. de Rhodanie 54
Lausanne, CH-1007
SWITZERLAND
President : Fabio Pigozzi, MD
http://www.fims.org

International Society for Hip Arthroscopy (ISHA)
Rue Saletta 10
Riaz, Fribourg 1632
SWITZERLAND
President : Josip N. Cakic, MD, PhD, FCS(SA)Orth, MMed(WITS)Orth
http://www.isha.net

International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery (ISMISS)
WSC-Clinic
Witellikerstr. 40
Zürich, CH-8032
SWITZERLAND
President : Richard G. Fessler, MD
Tel : 0
Fax : +41 44 387 37 58
http://www.ismiss.com

International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (ISSLS)
Institute of Clinical Sciences
Sahlgrenska Academy
PO Box 426
Gothenburg, SE-405 30
SWEDEN
President : Tom Oxland, BASc, MASc, MPhil, PhD
Tel : +46 31 786 44 36
http://www.issls.org

International Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT)
Rue de la Loi 26
b.13
Brussels, 1040
BELGIUM
President : Shanmuganathan Rajasekaran
Tel : +32 2 648 68 23
http://www.sicot.org

International Federation of Foot and Ankle Societies (IFFAS)
9400 W. Higgins Rd.
Ste. 220
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : Martinus Richter, MD, PhD
Tel : +1 (847) 430-5100
Fax : +1 (847) 692-3315
http://www.iffas.org

International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery & Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS)
2410 Camino Ramon
Ste. 215
San Ramon, California 94583
UNITED STATES
President : Marc Safran, MD
Tel : +1 (925) 807-1197
Fax : +1 (925) 807-1199
http://www.isakos.com

AFRICA

East African Arthroscopy Association
P.O. Box 38922
Nairobi, 035
KENYA
President : Dr. Samuel Owinga
Tel : 254203741059
Fax : 254203741059

Nigerian Orthopaedic Association (NOA)
Dept. of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
University of Abuja Teaching Hospital
PMB 228
Abuja, FCT
NIGERIA
President : U.N. Enweani
http://www.noa-ng.org

South African Knee Society (SAKS)
SOUTH AFRICA
President : R von Bornman
Tel : +27114851970
Fax : +27116401838
http://www.saknee.co.za/

South African Orthopaedic Association (SAOA)
PO Box 12918
Brandhof, 9324
SOUTH AFRICA
President : Pradeep Makan
Tel : +27 (0)51 430 3280
Fax : +27 (0)51 430 3284
http://www.saoa.org.za

Tunisian Society of Arthroscopy and Sport Surgery (TSASS)
Hopital Sahloul, Route ceinture
Sousse, 4054
TUNISIA
President : Lassaad Kanoun
Tel : 0021698462512
http://www.tsass.net

ASIA PACIFIC

Afghanistan Orthopedics and Traumatology Association
AFGHANISTAN
President : Salam Abdul Jalaly, MD
http://www.facebook.com/Afghan.Orthopedics

Arthroplasty Society in Asia (ASIA)
8-5, Block D
Guanghualu SOHO-2
Chaoyang District
Beijing, 100036
CHINA
President : Haishan Wu
Tel : +86 (0)10 5900 7165
http://www.arthroplastyonline.asia

Asean Arthroplasty Association
#05-07/08 Mount Elizabeth Medical Centre
3 Mt Elizabeth
Singapore, 228510
SINGAPORE
Tel : 0

ASEAN Society for Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy (ASSA)
AOA Secretariat c/o The Philippine Orthopaedic Association, Inc.
W2106-B Philippine Stock Exchange Ctr.
Exchange Rd., Ortigas Ctr.
Pasig City, 1605
PHILIPPINES
President : Andre Pontoh, SpOT
Tel : +63 2 667 3926
Fax : +63 2 637-9842
https://www.facebook.com/aseanorthosports/

Asia Pacific Hip Society (APHS)
Unit 1.6, Level 1, Enterprise 3B
Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Jalan Innovasi 1
Lebuhraya Puchong - Sungei Besi, Bukit Jalil
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan 57000
MALAYSIA
President : Aree Tanavalee, MD
Tel : +603 8996 0700
Fax : +603 8996 4700
http://www.apoaonline.com/hip-section.php

Asia Pacific Knee Society (APKS)
Unit 1.6, Level 1, Enterprise 3B
Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Jalan Innovasi 1
Lebuhraya Puchong - Sungei Besi, Bukit Jalil
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan 57000
MALAYSIA
President : Eun-Kyoo Song, Prof., MD, PhD
Tel : +603 8996 0700
Fax : +603 8996 4700
http://www.apoaonline.com/knee-section.php

Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA) Sports Section
Unit 1.6, Level 1, Enterprise 3B
Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Jalan Innovasi 1
Lebuhraya Puchong - Sungei Besi, Bukit Jalil
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan 57000
MALAYSIA
President : Charanjeet Singh, MD, FRCS(Ire), MS(Orth)
Tel : +603 8996 0700
Fax : +603 8996 4700
http://www.apoaonline.com/sports-section.php

Asian Federation of Sports Medicine (AFSM)
Rm. 74029
5/F Lui Chi Woo Clinical Sciences Bldg.
Prince of Wales Hospital
Shatin, NT
HONG KONG
President : Patrick Shu-Hang Yung
Tel : +852 2144 5016
Fax : +852 2646 3020
http://www.afsmonline.org/

Asian Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA)
Unit 1.6, Level 1, Enterprise 3B
Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Jalan Innovasi 1
Lebuhraya Puchong - Sungei Besi, Bukit Jalil
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan 57000
MALAYSIA
President : Mahmut N. Doral, Prof., MD, PhD
Tel : +603 8996 0700
Fax : +603 8996 4700
https://www.apoaonline.com/

Asian Shoulder Association
c/o ISS, INC.
3-13-12 Mita Minato-ku
Tokyo, 108-0073
JAPAN
President : Greg Hoy, FRACS
Tel : 81-3-6369-9984
Fax : 81-3-3453-1180
http://asian-shoulder.com/

Asia-Pacific Knee, Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine Society (APKASS)
Rm. 74029, 5/F Clinical Sciences Bldg.
Prince of Wales Hospital
Shatin, NT
HONG KONG
President : David Parker
Tel : +852 2144 5016
Fax : +852 2646 3020
http://www.apkass.org

Australasian College of Sports & Exercise Physicians (ACSEP)
Ste. 2, Mezzanine Level
257 Collins St.
Melbourne, VIC 3000
AUSTRALIA
President : Adam Castricum
Tel : +61 (03) 9654 7672
http://www.acsep.org.au

Australian Knee Society (AKS)
Ste. 70
166 Gipps St.
East Melbourne, 3002
AUSTRALIA
President : Bruce Caldwell
Tel : +61 3 9417 7299
Fax : +61 3 9417 5701
http://www.kneesociety.org.au/

Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA)
Level 12
45 Clarence St.
Sydney, NSW 2000
AUSTRALIA
President : Lawrence P. Malisano, FAICD, MBBS, FRACS, FAOrthA
Tel : +61 2 8071 8000
Fax : +61 2 8071 8002
http://www.aoa.org.au

Bangladesh Orthopaedic Society (BOS)
National Institute of Traumatology & Orthopaedic Rehabilitation (NITOR)
Sher-e-Bangla Nagar
Dhaka, 1207
BANGLADESH
President : Abdul G. Mollah, MD
Tel : 0
http://www.bosbd.org/

Chinese Arthroscopy Society
Orthopaedic Department of Joint Disease
Hebei Medical University Third Hospital
No. 139 Zigiang Road
ShijiaZhuang, Hebei Province 50051
CHINA
President : Chen Baicheng

Chinese Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (CAOS)
1605, No. 47 Fuxing Rd.
Haidian District
Beijing, 100036
CHINA
President : Yan Wang, MD
Tel : +86 10 5900 7165
http://www.caos-china.org

Chinese Association of Sports Medicine, CSSS (CASM)
CHINA
President : Guoping Li, MD
Tel : 0

Chinese Orthopaedic Association (COA)
Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital
28 Fuxing Road
Haidian District, Beijing 100853
CHINA
President : Yingzhe Zhang, MD
Tel : 86 (10) 8821 9862
http://www.coachina.org

Chinese Society of Arthroscopy
Institute of Sports Medicine
Peking University Third Hospital
#49 North Garden Rd
Haidian District, Beijing 100191
CHINA
President : Yingfang Ao
Tel : 86-10-82267610
Fax : 86-10-62010440

Chinese Society of Sports Medicine (CSSM)
PKU 3rd Hospital
49 North Garden Road
Beijing, Haidian District
CHINA
President : Yingfang Ao
Tel : 86-10-82267610
Fax : 86-10-62010440

Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Society (CSOS)
Rm. 74029
5/F Lui Chi Woo Clinical Sciences Bldg.
Prince of Wales Hospital
Shatin, NT
HONG KONG
President : Zhong-Qiang Chen
Tel : +852 2532 2798
Fax : +852 2646 3020
http://www.csos.org.hk

Hip Arthroscopy Australia (HAA)
21 Erin Street
Richmond
Melbourne, Victoria
AUSTRALIA
President : Dr. John O'Donnell
Tel : 03 9421 6133
Fax : 03 9421 6144
http://www.hiparthroscopyaustralia.com.au/

Hong Kong Association of Sports Medicine and Sports Science (HKASMSS)
c/o Dept. of Physical Education
Hong Kong Baptist University
Kowloon Tong
Kowloon,
HONG KONG
President : Lobo Louie
Tel : +852 3411 5631
Fax : +852 3411 5757
http://www.hkasmss.org.hk

Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons (HKCOS)
Rm. 905, 9th Fl.
Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Bldg.
99 Wong Chuk Hang Rd.
Aberdeen,
HONG KONG
President : Patrick Shu-Hang Yung, FRCS(Orth), FHKCOS, FHKAM, FRCS, MBChB
Tel : +852 2871 8722
Fax : +852 2873 4077
http://www.hkcos.org.hk

Hong Kong Orthopaedic Association (HKOA)
5/F Professorial Block
Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Rd.
HONG KONG
President : Yiu-Chung Wong
Tel : +852 3513-4842
Fax : +852 2817-4392
http://www.hkoa.org

Indian Arthroscopy Society (IAS)
Center for Sports Science (CSS)
Sri Ramachandra University
Porur
Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600116
INDIA
President : Prateek Gupta
Tel : +91 (0)44 4592 8713
http://www.indianarthroscopy.co.in

Indian Cartilage Society (ICS)
Saumya Arthroscopy & Sports Knee Clinic
201, Viva Atelier
Opp B D Patel House
Naranpura, Ahmedabad 380014
INDIA
President : Raju Vaishya, MBBS, MS, MCh, FRCS
Tel : +91 79 2757 0022
Fax : +91 79 2757 0022
http://www.iCartilage.in

Indian Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
69, Tughlaqabad Institutional Area
Behind Batra Hospital
MB Rd.
New Delihi , 1111
INDIA
President : Mandeep S. Dhillon, MS, FAMS, FRCS
Tel : +91 (0) 98119 67820
http://www.ioaindia.org

Indian Society of Hip and Knee Surgeons (ISHKS)
Plough Share, 4-A/415
Sitladevi Temple Road
Mahim (W)
Mumbai, 400016
INDIA
President : Sanjay Agarwala
Tel : 079 40219999
Fax : 079 40219998
http://www.ishks.com

Indonesian Hip and Knee Society (IHKS)
Medistra Hospital, Dept. of Orthopaedics & Traumatology
Bldg. A, 6th Fl.
JL. Jend. Gatot Subroto Kav. 59, South Jakarta
Jakarta, 12950
INDONESIA
President : Edi Mustamsir, MD, PhD
Tel : +6221 52920303
Fax : +6221 52920303
http://www.ihks.org

Indonesian Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
Gedung Menara Era, Lantai 8
Unit 8-04
JI. Senen Raya 135-137
Jakarta, 10410
INDONESIA
President : Zairin Noor, SpOT(K)
Tel : +62 21 385 9651
Fax : +62 21 385 9659
http://indonesia-orthopaedic.org/

Indonesian Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy (IOSSMA)
Menara Era, Lantai 8
Unit 8-04 135-137
Senen Raya St., Senen Raya
Jakarta, 10410
INDONESIA
President : I.G.M. Febry Siswanto, MD, SpOT
Tel : +62 (22) 426 4028
Fax : +62 (22) 426 4029
http://iossma.com/

Japanese Arthroscopy Association 
c/o Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery
Chiba University School of Medicine
1-8-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku
Chiba, Chiba
JAPAN
President : Hideshige Moriya, MD
Fax : 81 43 226-2369/2116

Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA)
TH Bldg. 2·3·4th Fl.
2-40-8 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo, 113-8418
JAPAN
President : Masashi Yamazaki, MD, PhD
Tel : +81 3 3816 3671
Fax : +81 3 3818 2337
http://www.joa.or.jp

Japanese Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (JOSSM)
c/o Congress Corporation
5-1 Kohsai Museum Bldg.
Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, 102-8481
JAPAN
President : Hideo Matsumoto, MD, PhD
Tel : +81 3 3263 5896
Fax : +81 3 5216 3115
http://www.jossm.or.jp/

Japanese Orthopaedic Society of Knee, Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine (JOSKAS)
5-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, 102-8481
JAPAN
President : Mitsuo Ochi, MD, PhD
Tel : +81 3 3263 5394
Fax : +81 3 5216 5552
http://www.joskas.jp/

Japanese Pediatric Orthopaedic Association (JPOA)
TH Bldg., 2nd Fl.
2-40-8 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo, 113-0033
JAPAN
President : Tomoyuki Saito, MD, PhD
http://www.jpoa.org

Korean Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (KOSSM)
8302, Seoul National University Hospital, 101
Daehak-ro
Jongno-gu
Seoul, 03080
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
President : Myung-Chul Lee, MD, PhD, Prof.
Tel : +82 42-280-7342
Fax : +82 42-252-7098
http://www.kossm.or.kr

Malaysian Arthroscopy Society (MAS)
4, Lengkongan Jenjarom
Taman Seputeh
Kuala Lumpur, 58000
MALAYSIA
President : Mohammad A. Hamdan, BMSc, MD, MS(Ortho)
Tel : +60 3 2276 0555
Fax : +60 3 6207 6795
http://www.my-arthroscopy.com

Malaysian Orthopaedic Association (MOA)
Unit 2.6, Level 2, Enterprise 3B
Technology Park Malaysia (TPM), Jalan Innovasi 1,
Lebuhraya Puchong-Sg. Besi, Bukit Jalil
Kuala Lumpur, 57000
MALAYSIA
President : Azhar M. Merican, BM, MS(Orth)
Tel : +60 3 89966 300
Fax : +60 3 89966 400
http://www.moa-home.com

Nepal Orthopaedic Association (NOA)
NMA Bldg., Siddhi Sadan
Exhibition Rd.
GPO Box 20779
Kathmandu,
NEPAL
President : Buland Thapa
Tel : +977 (0) 1 422 5860
Fax : +977 1 1422 5300
http://noa.org.np/

New Zealand Knee and Sports Surgery Society (NZKSSS)
PO Box 5545
Wellington, 6140
NEW ZEALAND
President : Andrew Vincent, MBCHB, FRACS
Tel : +64 4 913 9899
Fax : +64 4 913 9890
https://nzoa.org.nz/events/nz-knee-sports-surgery-society

New Zealand Orthopaedic Association
PO Box 5545
Wellington, 6140
NEW ZEALAND
President : Richard Street, FRACS
Tel : +64 4 913 9891
Fax : +64 4 913 9890
http://www.nzoa.org.nz

Philippine Orthopaedic Association (POA)
3F Philippine College of Surgeons Bldg.
Exchange Rd., Ortigas Ctr.
Brgy. Sto. Cristo
Quezon City, North EDSA 992
PHILIPPINES
President : Ceasar S. Grey, MD
Tel : +632 930 5797
http://www.philortho.org/

Philippine Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (POFAS)
c/o Philippine Orthopaedic Association (POA)
3F Philippine College of Surgeons Bldg.
992 N. EDSA, Brgy. Sto. Cristo
Quezon City, 1105
PHILIPPINES
President : Emiliano B. Tablante, MD
Tel : +63 2 930 5797
http://philortho.org/index/subspecialty/11

Philippine Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
3rd Fl. Philippine College of Surgeons Bldg.
992 N. EDSA, Brgy. Sto. Cristo
Quezon City, 1105
PHILIPPINES
President : Janis Ann F. Espino-De Vera, MD, FPOA
Tel : +63 2 930 5766 | +63 2 930 5797
http://www.philortho.org

Philippine Shoulder Society (PShS)
Orthopaedic Learning Center, 3rd Fl.
Clinical Division UST Hospital Sampaloc
Metro Manila
Manila, 1008
PHILIPPINES
President : Emilie P. Halili-Tanchuling, MD
Tel : +63 2 749 0849
http://philortho.org/index/subspecialty/10

Royal College of Orthopaedic Surgeons of Thailand (RCOST)
4th Fl., The Royal Golden Jubilee Bldg.
2, Soi Soonvijai New Petchburi Rd.
Huaykwang
Bangkok , 10310
THAILAND
President : Banchong Mahaisavariya, MD
Tel : +66 2 716 5436 7
Fax : +66 2 716 5436 7

Shoulder and Elbow Society of Australia (SESA)
PO Box 247
Ashgrove, QUEENSLAND 4060
AUSTRALIA
President : Allan Wang, FRACS, PhD, FA(Orth)A
Tel : +61 07 3366 2205
Fax : +61 07 3366 5170
http://www.sesaustralia.org.au

Singapore Orthopaedic Association (SOA)
11 Keppel Rd., #09-01
ABI Plaza 089057
SINGAPORE
President : Naresh Kumar
Tel : +65 6389 7835
Fax : +65 6372 1793
http://www.soa.org.sg

Sports Doctors Australia (SDrA)
c/o Sports Medicine Australia
PO Box 78
Mitchell , ACT 2911
AUSTRALIA
Tel : +61 2 8116 9815
Fax : +61 2 8116 9760
http://www.sportsdoctors.com.au

Sports Medicine Association of Pakistan (SMAP)
Hill Park General Hospital
Shaheed-e-Millat Rd.
Karachi, 75350
PAKISTAN
President : Ucksy Mallick, MBBS, MPA, DSM (BRD), DDC CRA
Tel : +92 21 3455 2442
Fax : +92 21 3455 6879
http://www.smap.com.pk/index.html

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA)
Sports House
375 Albert Rd.
Albert Park, VIC 3206
AUSTRALIA
President : Andrew Jowett, MSc(Hons), MBBS, FACSEP
Tel : +61 3 9674 8702
Fax : +61 (0)2 8736 1205
https://sma.org.au

Sports Medicine New Zealand (SMNZ)
130 Anzac Ave.
PO Box 6398
Dunedin,
NEW ZEALAND
Tel : +64 3 477 7887
Fax : +64 3 477 4459
http://www.sportsmedicine.co.nz

Sri Lankan Orthopaedic Association (SLOA)
c/o The College of Surgeons of Sri Lanka
6 Independence Ave.
Colombo, 00700
SRI LANKA
President : B.M.S. Udagedara
Tel : +94 (0)81 4 946 920
Fax : +94 (0)81 4 946 921
https://srilankaortho.org/

Taiwan Arthroscopy and Knee Society (TAKS)
No. 5, Fu-Hsing St.
Kweishan
Taoyuan,
TAIWAN
President : Yi-Sheng Chan
Tel : +886 3 328 1200 ext. 3882
Fax : +886 3 327 8113
http://www.taiwanarthroscopy.org.tw/

Taiwan Orthopaedic Association (TOA)
7 Chung-San S. Rd.
Taipei, 1100
TAIWAN
President : Ing-Ho Chen, MD
Tel : +86 (0) 2 2764 9377
http://bone.org.tw/

Taiwan Shoulder and Elbow Society (TSES)
Orthopaedic Office
No. 325, Section 2, Chenggong Rd.
Neighu District
Taipei,
TAIWAN
President : Ruyu Pan
Tel : +886 (0)2 8792 3311 ext. 34511
Fax : +886 (0)2 8792 7186
http://www.shoulder-elbow.org.tw/

Thai Hip and Knee Society (THKS)
c/o The Royal College of Orthopaedic Surgeons of Thailand
4th Fl., The Royal Golden Jubilee Bldg.
2 Soi Soonvijai, New Petchaburi Rd., Huaykwang
Bangkok, 10320
THAILAND
President : Surapoj Meknavin, MD
Tel : +66 2 716 5436
Fax : +66 2 716 5440
http://www.thaihipknee.org

Vietnam Orthopaedic Association (VOA)
Vietduc Hospital
No. 40 Trang Thi Stree
Hanoi, 111
VIETNAM
President : Nguyen Van Thach, MD

EUROPE

Association for the Study and Application of the Method of Ilizarov International and External Fixation (ASAMI)
ASAMI International and External Fixation
c/o Ospedale "A. Manzoni" di Lecco
ILIZAROV Unit
Lecco, LC-23900
ITALY
Tel : +39 (0) 341 489 111
Fax : +39 (0) 341 630 630
http://www.asami.org

Association of Orthopaedics, Traumatology and Rehabilitation of Armenia (AORTA)
Mr. Karen Martirosyan
Kanaker Zeytun Medical Centre
Hrachya Nersisyan str 7
Yerevan, 0014
ARMENIA
President : Vachagan Aivazyan, MD
Tel : +374 99 305070
http://www.scto.am/

Austrian Society for Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery (ÖGO)
c/o tunc Market Research and Marketing Consulting GmbH
Schöffelgasse 49
Vienna, 1180
AUSTRIA
President : Klemens Trieb, MD
Tel : +43 (0) 690 801 38 10
http://www.orthopaedics.or.at

Austrian Trauma Society (OGU)
c/o Mondial Congress
Operngasse 20B
Wien, AT-1040
AUSTRIA
President : Christian Fialka
Tel : +43 158 804 606
Fax : +43 158 804 185
http://www.unfallchirurgen.at

Belgian Arthroscopy Association (ABA)
c/o AZ VUB Orthopaedics
Laarbeeklaan, 101
Brussel, 1090
BELGIUM
President : Nicole Pouliart, MD, PhD
Tel : +32 2 477 68 31
Fax : +32 2 477 65 05
http://www.arthroaba.be

Belgian Knee Society (BKS)
BELGIUM
President : Bart Stuyts, MD
Tel : 0
https://www.bvot.be/bks

Belgian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Belgische Vereniging Voor Orthopedie et Traumatologie) (BVOT)
BELGIUM
President : Johan Somville
Tel : 0
http://www.bvot.be

British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK)
35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London, WC2A 3PE
UNITED KINGDOM
President : Andrew J. Price, D.Phil, FRCS(Orth)
Tel : +44 (0) 20 7406 1763
http://www.baskonline.com/

British Elbow & Shoulder Society (BESS)
Royal College of Surgeons
35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London, WC2A 3PE
UNITED KINGDOM
President : Peter Brownson, DM, FRCS(Ed), FRCS(Tr&Orth)
Tel : +44 (0) 20 7269 5200
http://www.bess.org.uk

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
35-43 Lincolns Inn Fields
London, WC2A 3PE
UNITED KINGDOM
President : Ananda Nanu, MBBS, MSOrth, FRCS, MCH(Orth), FRCS(Orth)
Tel : +44 (0)20 7405 6507
Fax : +44 (0)20 7831 2676
http://www.boa.ac.uk/

British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma and Arthroscopy Association (BOSTAA)
35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London, WC2A 3PE
UNITED KINGDOM
President : Panos Thomas, MD
Tel : +44 (0) 20 7405 6507
Fax : +44 (0) 20 7831 2676
http://www.bostaa.ac.uk

Bulgarian Orthopaedic and Traumatology Association (BOTA)
Orthopaedics and Traumatology Clinic
89, Ruse Blvd.
Pleven, 5800
BULGARIA
President : Asen Baltov, PhD
Tel : +359 64 886 553
http://www.bulortho.org

Croatian Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (HUOT)
c/o Clinic for Orthopaedics
Šalata 7
Zagreb, 10000
CROATIA
President : Domagoj Delimar, MD
Tel : +385 (0) 1 2368 986
Fax : +385 (0) 1 2379 913
http://huot.hr/

Cyprus Association of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (KEXOT)
Sinai 3 Gr. 204, 1095 Engomi
P.O. Box 24612
Nicosia, 1301
CYPRUS
President : Michalis Zenios
Tel : +357 22 466400
Fax : +357 22 767680
http://www.kexot.org

Czech Society for Orthopaedics and Traumatology (CSOT)
Orthopaedic Dept., Pelhrimov Hospital
Slov. bratrstvi 710
Pelhrimov, 393 38
CZECH REPUBLIC
President : Jirí Gallo, PhD
Tel : +420 602 294 767
Fax : +420 284 001 448
http://eng-csot.forinel.eu/

Czech Society for Sports Traumatology and Arthroscopy (SSTA)
Orthopedic Clinic UK - 2nd Faculty of Medicine and FN Motol
V úvalu 84
Prague 5
Prague, 150 06
CZECH REPUBLIC
President : Vojtech Havlas, Asst. Prof., MD, PhD
Tel : +420 224 432 801
Fax : +420 224 432 820
http://www.ssta.cz

Danish Association of Sports Medicine (DIMS)
Bispebjerg Hospital. Attn: Institute of Sports Medicine
Nielsine Nielsens vej 11
Bldg. 8, 1st Fl.
Copenhagen, NV DK-2400
DENMARK
President : Kristoffer W. Barfod, MD, PhD
http://www.sportsmedicin.dk

Danish Orthopaedic Society (DOS)
Lyngskrænten 17
Holte, 2840
DENMARK
President : Morten S. Larsen, MD
Tel : +45 23 67 90 47
http://www.ortopaedi.dk

Danish Society for Arthroscopic Surgery and Sportstraumatology (SAKS)
Aarhus University Hospital, Dept. of Orthopedics
Palle Juul Jensens Blvd. 165
Aarhus N, 8200
DENMARK
President : Martin Lind, MD, PhD
Tel : +45 30248244
http://www.saks.nu

Dutch Arthroscopy Society (NVA)
Nieuwe Bosscheweg 9
JJ, Tilburg NL-5017
NETHERLANDS
President : Jacco A.C. Zijl, MD
Tel : +31 13-544-0013
Fax : +31 13-544-3010
http://www.scopie.org

Dutch Association of Sports Medicine (VSG)
PO Box 52
Bilthoven, 3720 AB
NETHERLANDS
President : H.B.A. van de Sande
Tel : +31 (0) 30 225 22 90
Fax : +31 30 225 24 98
http://www.sportgeneeskunde.com

Dutch Orthopaedic Association (NOV)
Bruistensingel 230
's-Hertogenbosch, 5232 AD
NETHERLANDS
President : Hans-André Schuppers
Tel : +31 (0) 73 700 34 10
Fax : +31 30 225 24 90
https://www.orthopeden.org/

Estonian Arthroscopy and Sports Trauma Society (EASTS)
Tondi 84
Tallinn, 11316
ESTONIA
President : Mihkel Mardna
Tel : +372 699 6515
Fax : +372 699 6511
http://www.artroskoopia.ee

European College of Sport Science (ECSS)
Feldblumenweg 26
Cologne, 50585
GERMANY
President : Joan L. Duda, PhD
Tel : +49 221 9626 2771
Fax : +49 221 9626 2779
http://sport-science.org/

European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedic Sports Traumatology (EFOST)
Rue Froissart 38
Brussels, 1040
BELGIUM
President : Gernot Felmet, MD
Tel : +32 2 880 99 90
Fax : +32 2 880 99 91
http://www.efost.org

European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT)
ZA La Pièce 2
Rolle, 1180
SWITZERLAND
President : Per Kjaersgaard-Andersen, MD
Tel : +41 21 343 4400
Fax : +41 21 343 4411
http://www.efort.org

European Federation of Sports Medicine Associations (EFSMA)
Institute for Medicine and Sports
Koprska 94A
Ljubljana, 1000
SLOVENIA
President : Maurizio Casasco, MD
Tel : +386 40 84 00 87
http://efsma.eu

European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow (ESSSE)
69 Boulevard des Canuts
Lyon, 69004
FRANCE
President : Roger Emery
Tel : +33 6 83 17 86 13
http://www.secec.org

European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)
Centre Médical | FNM
76, rue d'Eich L-1460
LUXEMBOURG
President : David H. Dejour, MD
Tel : (+352) 4411 7026
Fax : (+352) 4411 7678
http://www.esska.org

Finnish Arthroscopy Association
Pennantanhua 7 C Ylojarvi
FINLAND
President : Petri Sillanpää
Tel : 040 5131792

Finnish Society of Orthopaedics (SOY)
c/o Finnish Medical Association
Mäkelänkatu 2
PO Box 49
Helsinki, 00501
FINLAND
President : Minna K. Laitinen, MD, PhD
http://www.soy.fi

French Society of Arthroscopy (SFA)
15 rue Ampere
Rueil Malmaison , 92500
FRANCE
President : François Sirveaux
Tel : +33 6 76 59 89 15
http://www.sofarthro.com

French Society of Exercise and Sports Medicine (SFMES)
c/o Denys Barrault
1 Rue De L Epee
Sens, 89100
FRANCE
President : Denys Barrault
Fax : +33 2 31 06 45 35
https://www.sfmes.org

French Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SOFCOT)
56 rue Boissonade
Paris , 75014
FRANCE
President : Jean-François Kempf, MD, PhD
Tel : +33 1 43 22 47 54
http://www.sofcot-congres.fr/fr/

Georgian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
53 Nutsubidze St. Apt. 9
Tbilisi, 0177
GEORGIA
President : Levan Natchkebia, MD
Tel : 995 599 191833
Fax : 00995322250911

German Society for Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery (DGOOC)
Straße des 17. Juni 106-108
Berlin, 10623
GERMANY
President : Dr. Werner Siebert
Tel : +49 30-340 60 36 30
Fax : +49 30-847 12 132
http://www.dgooc.de

German-Austrian-Swiss Society for Orthopaedic and Traumatologic Sports Medicine (GOTS)
Breite Straße 10
Jena, 07749
GERMANY
President : Stefan Nehrer, MD
Tel : +49 (0) 3 641 638 9144
Fax : +49 (0) 3 641 638 9145
http://www.gots.org

Hellenic (Greek) Arthroscopy Association
23 Meandrou St.
Athens, 11528
GREECE
President : Christos Yiannakopoulos
Tel : +30 210 7230069
Fax : +30 210 7230601
http://www.eae-net.gr

Hellenic Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (EEXOT)
20 Fleming Str.
Athens, Maroussi 151 23
GREECE
President : Stamatis A. Papadakis
Tel : +30 210 68 54 156
Fax : +30 210 68 54 187
http://www.eexot.gr

Hungarian Arthroscopy Association (MAT)
Alkotás u. 48
Budapest, 1123
HUNGARY
President : András Tállay, MD, PhD
Tel : +36 30 900 5184
http://www.artroszkopia.hu

Hungarian Orthopaedic Association (MOT)
Hungarian Orthopaedic Society
P.O. Box 7
Budapest, 1450
HUNGARY
President : Miklós Szendroi, PhD, DSc
http://www.ortopedtarsasag.hu

Irish Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
7 Seabury Ct.
Malahide, Co. Dublin
IRELAND
President : David E. Beverland, MD, FRCS(Orth)
Tel : +353 (0) 86 221 1073
http://ioa.ie/index.html

Italian Society of Arthroscopy (SIA)
Via Piave, 8a
Vedano al Lambro, MB 20854
ITALY
President : Enrico Gervasi, MD
Tel : +39 345 1133497
http://www.siaonline.it

Italian Society of Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy, Sport, Cartilage and Orthopaedic Technologies (SIGASCOT)
Via Dè Barucci
12
Florence, 50127
ITALY
President : Pietro S. Randelli, MD
Tel : +39 (0) 55 539 9112
Fax : +39 (0) 55 464 1490
http://www.sigascot.com

Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SIOT)
Via Nicola Martelli, 3 Roma 197
ITALY
President : Giuseppe Sessa
Tel : +39 (0) 6 806 915 93
Fax : +30 (0) 6 806 872 66
http://www.siot.it

Latin American Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SLAOT)
Traumatology Projects, SL
Moll de Lleida
B1-2F
Tarragona, Tarragona 43004
SPAIN
President : Mario Lampropulos, MD
http://www.slaot.org

Latvian Orthopaedic and Traumatology Association (LTOA)
c/o Traumatology and Orthopaedic Hospital
Duntes St., 22
Riga, LV-1005
LATVIA
President : Aigars Vugulis
Tel : +371 67 399 300
Fax : +371 67 392 348
http://www.tos.lv

Lithuanian Association of Arthroscopic Surgeons (LAAS)
(Lietuvos Artroskopijos Chirurgu Asocociacija LACA)
Laisves al 17
LT, Kaunas 44320
LITHUANIA
President : Juozas Belickas, MD. PhD
Tel : 370 37 752 758; 370 37 752 760
Fax : 370 37 752 759
http://www.artroskopija.kmu.It

Luxembourg Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology (SLOT)
9 Edward St.
Steichen, L-2540
LUXEMBOURG
President : Robert Poeker, MD
http://www.slot.lu/

Macedonian Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (MADOT)
c/o PHI University for Orthopaedic Diseases
Bul. Vodnjanska 17
Skopje, 1000
MACEDONIA, THE FYR OF
President : Zoran Bozinovski, MD, PhD
Tel : +389 (0)2 3147 626
Fax : +389 (0)2 3165 137
http://madot.org.mk

Nordic Orthopaedic Federation (NOF)
Parkweg 6
Rosmalen, 5242 CA
NETHERLANDS
President : Li Felländer-Tsai, MD, PhD
http://www.norf.org

Norwegian Orthopaedic Association (NOF)
National Hospital Orthopaedic Department
Ulleval University Hospital HF
Oslo, 407
NORWAY
President : Cato Kjærvik
http://legeforeningen.no

Polish Arthroscopy Association
POLAND
President : Marcin Domzalski
Tel : 48 42 251 09 19

Polish Sport Traumatology Society (PTOiTr)
Clinic of Orthopaedics and Pediatric Orthopaedics
Medical University of Lodz Clinical and Didactic Ctr.
Ul. Pomorska 251
Lódz, 92-213
POLAND
President : Marek Synder
Tel : 48 22) 550 22 74 
Fax : 48 22) 550 22 99 
http://ptoitr.pl/

Portuguese Arthroscopy and Sports Trauma Society (SPAT)
Rua Prof. Rocha Pereira, nº68 R/Ch
Loja 5, Torre E
Porto, 4250-007
PORTUGAL
President : Henrique Jones, MD
Tel : +351 9 1989 1887
http://www.spat.pt

Portuguese Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SPOT)
Rua dos Aventureiros
Nº 19 B
Parque des Nações
Lisbon, 1990-024
PORTUGAL
President : José Guimarães Consciência, MD, PhD
Tel : +351 21 895 86 66
Fax : +351 21 895 86 67
http://www.spot.pt

Portuguese Sports Medicine Society (SPMD)
Av. Almirante Gago Coutinho, 151
Lisbon, 1700-029
PORTUGAL
President : João Pereira de Almeida
Tel : +351 21 847 06 54
Fax : +351 21 847 12 15
http://www.spmd.pt

Professional Association of Austrian Specialists in Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery (BvDO)
Dagmar Serfezi | Association Management | Vienna Medical Academy
Alserstrasse 4
Vienna, 1090
AUSTRIA
President : Ronald Dorotka
Tel : +43 1 4051383 21
Fax : +43 1 4078274
http://www.austrian-orthopaedics.com/

Professional Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (BVOU)
Straße des 17. Juni 106–108
Berlin, 10623
GERMANY
President : Johannes Flechtenmacher, MD
Tel : +30 797 444-44
Fax : +30 797 444-45
http://www.bvou.net

Romanian Society of Arthroscopy and Sports Trauma (SRATS)
Bd. Ferdinand 35-37, Sector 2
Bucharest,
ROMANIA
President : Rodica Marinescu, MD, PhD
Tel : +40 757 212 878
http://www.srats.ro

Romanian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SOROT)
Str. Ionel Perlea nr. 10
Bucharest, 10208
ROMANIA
President : Tiberiu Bataga, MD, PhD
Tel : +40 74 560 7046
http://sorot.ro/

Royal Belgian Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SORBCOT)
c/o Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc
Service d'Orthopédie
Ave. Hippocrate 10
Brussels, 1200
BELGIUM
President : David Zorman
Tel : +32 2 764 29 62
Fax : +32 2 764 89 04
http://www.sorbcot.be

Serbian Orthopaedic Trauma Association (SOTA)
Kosta Todorovic 26
Belgrade,
SERBIA
President : Marko Bumbaširevic, MD, PhD
Tel : +381 (0) 11 366 35 25
Fax : +381 (0) 11 361 00 99
http://www.sota.org.rs

Slovak Orthopaedic and Traumatological Society (SOTS)
Orthopaedic Traumatology Clinic of UNB, LF UK and SZU
Ružinovská 6
Bratislava, 826 06
SLOVAKIA
President : Milan Kokavec, MD, PhD, MPH
Tel : +421 (0) 2 48234 613
Fax : +421 (0) 2 48234 313
http://www.ortopedia.sk

Slovenian Association of Orthopaedic Medical Association (ZOSZD)
Valdoltra Orthopaedic Hospital
Jadranska cesta 31
Ankaran, SI-6280
SLOVENIA
President : Klemen Stražar, MD
http://zdruzenje.ortopedov.si/

Slovenian Society for Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Traumatology
Dpt. of Traumatology
Zaloska 7
Ljubljana,
SLOVENIA
President : Oskar Zupanc

Society for Arthroscopy and Joint Surgery (AGA)
c/o Walder Wyss Ltd.
PO Box 1236
Zürich, 8034
SWITZERLAND
President : Helmut Lill
Tel : +43 6991 407 64 32
Fax : +43 1 253 30 33 9035
http://www.aga-online.ch

Spanish Arthroscopy Association (AEA)
c/ José Abascal, 44 – 1º Dcha.
Madrid, 28003
SPAIN
President : Eduardo S. Alepuz, MD
Tel : +34 91 441 60 40
http://www.aeartroscopia.com

Spanish Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SECOT)
C/Fernandez de los Rios, 108 - 2º
Madrid, 28015
SPAIN
President : Fernando Marco Martinez
Tel : +34 91 544 10 62
Fax : +34 91 455 04 75
http://www.secot.es

Spanish Society of the Knee (SEROD)
c/ Napols, 187 2°
Barcelona, 8013
SPAIN
President : Pedro Hinarejos Gómez
https://www.serod.org

Sports Medicine Association of Greece
PO Box 1616
Thessaloniki, 54241
GREECE
President : Simeon Galtisanos, MD
Tel : +30 2310 999 681
Fax : +30 2310 999 334
http://www.sportsmedicinegreece.com

Swedish Orthopaedic Association (SOF)
Tuna Industriväg 4
Järna, 153 32
SWEDEN
President : Magnus Karlsson
Tel : +46 8 550 390 50
Fax : +46 8 550 104 09
http://www.ortopedi.se

Swedish Society of Exercise and Sports Medicine (SFAIM)
Tuna Industriväg 4
Järna, 15330
SWEDEN
President : Eva Zeisig
Tel : +46 8 55010200
Fax : +46 8 55010409
http://www.svenskidrottsmedicin.se

Swiss Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Chemin de la Bovarde 19
Grandvaux, CH-1091
SWITZERLAND
President : Claudio Dora
Tel : +41 (0)21 799 24 44
Fax : +41 (0)21 588 01 33
http://www.swissorthopaedics.ch

Turkish Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (TOTBID)
Bayraktar Mahallesi, Ikizdere sok.
No. 21/12
Çankaya/Ankara, 06670
TURKEY
President : Irfan Öztürk
Tel : +90 (0) 312 436 11 40
Fax : +90 (0) 312 436 27 16
http://www.totbid.org.tr

Turkish Society of Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery (TUSYAD)
Mimar Sinan Mahallesi
1420 Sokak No: 67 Kat: 1
Çaliskantürk Apartmani, Kahramanlar
Izmir ,
TURKEY
President : Merter Özenci, MD
Tel : +90 (232) 463 00 36
Fax : +90 (232) 463 95 15
http://www.tusyad.org

Ukrainian Association of Orthopaedic Traumatologists (UAOT)
str. Bullvarno-kudryavskaya, 27
Kiev, 1054
UKRAINE
President : Strafun S. Semenovich
Tel : +38 (0)44 486 60 65
Fax : +38 (0)44 486 66 28
http://www.uaot.org.ua/en/

Ukrainian Association Of Sport Trauma, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (UASTKA)
Bulvarno-Kudryavska str., 27
Kiev, 01601
UKRAINE
President : Oleksandr O. Kostrub
Tel : +38 (0)44 486 66 28
Fax : +38 (0)44 486 66 28
http://www.uastka.org

MIDDLE EAST

Egyptian Arthroscopy Association (EGAA)
91 Abbasia St. Cairo
EGYPT
President : Mohamed Hosam Nagy, MD
Tel : +20 2 684 5085
Fax : +20 122 106 0333
http://www.egaaonline.com

Egyptian Orthopaedic Association (EOA)
16 Hoda Shaarawi St.
Cairo, 12612
EGYPT
President : Anees E. Sheha
Tel : +20 (2) 393-0013
Fax : +20 (2) 393-0054
http://www.eoa.org.eg

Iranian Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
1st Fl., No. 94
Opposite Sasan Hospital
Keshavard Blvd.
Tehran, 1416693491
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF
President : Mohammad Razi, MD
Tel : +98 21 8896 6583
Fax : +98 21 8898 3610
http://iranoa.org/en/

Iranian Society of Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy, and Sports Traumatology (ISKAST)
Unit 2, No. 15
Sa'edi St. Darya Blvd.
Shahrak Gharb
Tehran, 1466937516
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF
President : Dr. Mohammad Razi
Tel : +98 21 8808 4218
Fax : +98 21 8808 4218
http://www.iskast.ir

Iraqi Orthopaedic Association
Baghdad, 00964
IRAQ
President : Waleed Abdulmajid, MD
Tel : +964 781 660 2033
http://www.facebook.com/iraortas

Israeli Orthopaedic Association (IOA)
PO Box 7845
Haifa, 31073
ISRAEL
President : Meir Liebergall, MD
Tel : +972 4 8242971
Fax : +972 4 8344490
https://www.israel-ortho.org.il

Israeli Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Meir General Hospital
Kfar-saba 44281
ISRAEL
President : Iftach Hetsroni
Tel : 972-9-7471182
Fax : 972-9-7471631
http://www.israel-ortho.org.il/

Israeli Society of Sports Medicine
Orthopaedic Division
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
6 Weizmann St.
Tel Aviv, 64239
ISRAEL
President : Ron Golan, MD, PhD
Tel : +972 50 644 6890
http://www.sportsmedicine.org.il

Jordan Orthopaedic Society
P.O. Box 915
Amman, 915
JORDAN
President : Wael Azzazi
http://joa-jordan.com/

Pan Arab Orthopaedic Association (PAOA)
19 Othman Ibn Affan
Heliopolis
Cairo,
EGYPT
President : Mohammed H. Darwish, MD
http://www.panarabortho.org

Saudi Orthopaedic Association (SOA)
College of Medicine
King Khalid Hospital, # 49
PO Box 7805
Riyadh,
SAUDI ARABIA
President : Abdulaziz Z. Alomar, MBBS, MSc, FRCSC
Tel : +966 11 494 1120
http://soa.org.sa/

Yemeni Orthopaedic Association (YOA)
PO Box 2060
Sanaa, 1111
YEMEN
President : Anwar Abdulquader Hezam, MD
Tel : +973 3943 3116
https://www.facebook.com/Yemeni-Orthopaedic-Association-141924045851119/

NORTH AMERICA

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
9400 West Higgins Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : David A. Halsey, MD
Tel : +1 (847) 823-7186
Fax : +1 (847) 823-8125
http://www.aaos.org

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
9400 West Higgins Rd.
Ste. 230
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : Craig J. Della Valle, MD
Tel : +1 (847) 698-1200
Fax : +1 (847) 698-0704
http://www.aahks.org

American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
401 West Michigan St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202-3233
UNITED STATES
President : Kathryn Schmitz, PhD, MPH, FACSM, FTOS
Tel : +1 (317) 637-9200
Fax : +1 (317) 634-7817
http://www.acsm.org

American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)
9400 West Higgins Rd.
Ste. 205
Rosemont, IL 60018-4975
UNITED STATES
President : Rick W. Wright, MD, FAOA
Tel : +1 (847) 318-7300
Fax : +1 (847) 318-7339
http://www.aoassn.org

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
9400 W. Higgins Rd.
Ste. 300
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : Charles A. Bush-Joseph, MD
Tel : +1 (847) 292-4900
Fax : +1 (847) 292-4905
http://www.sportsmed.org

American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES)
9400 W. Higgins Rd.
Ste. 500
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : Anthony A. Romeo, MD
Tel : +1 (847) 698-1629
Fax : +1 (847) 268-9499
http://www.ases-assn.org

American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
822 W. Washington Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60607
UNITED STATES
President : James Chang, MD
Tel : +1 (312) 880-1900
Fax : +1 (847) 384-1435
http://www.assh.org

Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
9400 W. Higgins Rd.
Ste. 200
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : Louis F. McIntyre, MD
Tel : +1 (847) 292-2262
Fax : +1 (847) 292-2268
http://www.aana.org

Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA)
4060 St. Catherine St. W
Ste. 620
Westmount, QC H3Z 2Z3
CANADA
President : Kevin G. Orrell
Tel : +1 (514) 874-9003
Fax : +1 (514) 874-0464
http://www.coa-aco.org

Costa Rican Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (ACOT)
San José,
COSTA RICA
President : Christhian C. Artavia
Tel : +506 8878-9906
http://www.ortopediacostarica.com

Cuban Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SCOT)
Hosp. Ortopedico Frank Pais
Ave. 51 No. 19603 esq. 202
La Lisa
Havana, 13500
CUBA
President : Rodrigo Alvarez Cambras, MD, PhD
Tel : +53 7 271 8646
Fax : +53 7 272 5614

Dominican Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SDOT)
Calle A No. 3
donde nace la Calle Hipólito Herrera Billini
Feria Primera
Santo Domingo,
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
President : Julio Landrón
Tel : +1 (809) 532-7368
http://sdot.com.do

Guatemalan Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (AGOT)
2da Calle "A" 2-55 Zona 14
Edificio AGOT, #007
Guatemala City, 1009
GUATEMALA
President : Mario Vela
Tel : +61 (0) 3 8376 6284
http://www.agot.gt

Italia-America-Arthoplasty
210 E 64th St.
4th Floor
NY, NY 10065
UNITED STATES
President : Fred Cushner MD
Fax : 39-51-380748
http://ISK-Institute.com

Magellan Orthopaedic Society
21474 Seabury Ave.
Fairview Park, OH 44126-2759
UNITED STATES
President : Rainer Siebold, MD, PhD & Mike Carmont, MD
Tel : +1 (440) 734-6557
Fax : +1 (440) 734-6557
http://www.magellan-society.org

Mexican Association of Joint Reconstructive Surgery and Arthroscopic Surgery (AMECRA)
Blvd. Puerta de Hierro 5150-305A
Col. Plaza Corporativo
Zapopan, Jalisco 45116
MEXICO
President : Ivan Encalada Diaz
Tel : +52 1 333 611 3334
http://www.amecra.org.mx

Mexican College of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (CMO)
World Trade Center Mexico
Montecito #38, piso 25
Oficinas 23 a 27
Col. Napoles, 03810
MEXICO
President : Eduardo Gerardo López Gavito
Tel : +52 55 9000 2790
Fax : +52 55 9000 2790
http://www.smo.edu.mx/

Mexican Federation of Orthopaedic and Traumatology Colleges (FEMECOT)
Juana de Arco No.205
Col. Vallarta Nte.
Guadalajara, Jalisco 44680
MEXICO
President : José Máximo Gómez Acevedo
Tel : +55 33 3616 6684
Fax : +55 33 3630 4271
http://www.femecot.com/

Mexican Society of Pediatric Orthopaedics (SMOP)
MEXICO
President : Marco A. Ascacio Solís
Tel : +52 55 5171 1758
http://www.smop.mx/

Nicaraguan Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (ANOT)
NICARAGUA
President : Wigberto Lopez, MD

Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS)
9400 W. Higgins Rd.
Ste. 225
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : Gloria Matthews, DVM, PhD
Tel : +1 (847) 823-5770
Fax : +1 (847) 823-5772
http://www.ors.org

Panamanian Arthroscopy Association (APART)
Calle 38 Esquina Ave. Justo Arosemena
PANAMA
President : Isaias Caparo
Tel : +507 306-3382 ext. 83
Fax : +507 306-3309

Salvadoran Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (ASOT)
99 Av Norte Colonia Escalon
Locales 1-12 y 1-20
Plaza Villavicencio
San Salvador,
EL SALVADOR
President : Ándres O. Villanueva
Tel : +503 2264-1953
http://www.asotelsalvador.org

Sociedad Hondurena de Ortopedia y Traumatologia SHOT Noroccidental
Centro Ortopedico CEOTSA Edificio Millenium II
Barrio Los Andes 10
avenida 14 calle, N.O.
San Pedro Sula,
HONDURAS
President : Job Murillo, MD
Tel : 504 2553 6158
Fax : 504 2553 6158

Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons (SOMOS)
110 West Rd.
Ste. 227
Towson, MD 21204
UNITED STATES
President : B. Kyle Potter, MD
Tel : +1 (866) 494-1778
http://www.somos.org

Sports Physical Therapy Section (SPTS)
PO Box 431
Zionsville, IN 46077-431
UNITED STATES
President : Walter L. Jenkins, PT, DHS, LATC, ATC
Tel : +1 (877) 732-5009
Fax : +1 (317) 669-8276
http://www.spts.org

The Knee Society
9400 W. Higgins Rd.
Ste. 500
Rosemont, IL 60018
UNITED STATES
President : Robert L. Barrack, MD
Tel : +1 (847) 698-1632
Fax : +1 (847) 698-0704
http://kneesociety.org

SOUTH AMERICA

Argentina Association of Orthopedics and Traumatology (AAOT)
Asociacion Argentina de Ortopedia y Traumatologia
Vicente López 1878
Buenos Aires,
ARGENTINA
President : Carlos Sanciento
Tel : +54 11 4801 2320
http://www.aaot.org.ar/

Argentine Arthroscopy Association (AAA)
Montevideo 1546 1º floor
Caba, Buenos Aires 1018
ARGENTINA
President : Rodrigo Maestu, MD
Tel : +54 11 4811 2089
Fax : +54 11 4811 2389
http://www.artroscopia.com.ar

Argentine Association of Orthopaedic Trauma (AATO)
Vicente López 1878
Buenos Aires,
ARGENTINA
President : Gonzalez N. Guillermo
Tel : +54 911 4808 0488
http://www.aato.com.ar

Argentine Society of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SAOTI)
Vicente López 1878
Buenos Aires,
ARGENTINA
President : María V.A. Nores
Tel : +54 9 11 4801 2320
http://www.saoti.org.ar/

Argentine Society of Spine Pathology (SAPCV)
Vicente López 1878
Buenos Aires, CP 1128
ARGENTINA
President : Marcelo F. Gruenberg, MD
Tel : +54 4807 8199
http://www.columna.org.ar/

Argentinian Association for the Study of the Hip and Knee (ACARO)
Vicente López 1878
Buenos Aires, 1128
ARGENTINA
President : Andrés Silberman
Tel : +54 11 4801 2320 int. 310/311
Fax : +54 11 4801 2320
http://www.acaro.org.ar/

Argentinian Association of Sports Traumatology (AATD)
Vicente López 1878
Buenos Aires , 1128
ARGENTINA
President : Mario D. Stumbo
Tel : +54 11 4804 2320 int. 321
Fax : +54 11 4804 2975
http://www.aatd.org.ar

Asociación Boliviana de Artroscopia y Medicina del Deporte (ABAMED)
Calacoto, Calle 21
Edif Torre Lydia Piso 1 Of. 104
La Paz, La Paz
BOLIVIA
President : Nils Calderon Tejerina
Tel : 591-2-2775318

Brazilian Society of Arthroscopy and Sports Traumatology (SBRATE)
Al. Lorena
427 – 14º andar
Jardim Paulista
São Paulo, SP 01424-000
BRAZIL
President : Fabio K. Gonçalves, MD
Tel : +55 11 2137 5400
Fax : +55 11 2137 5418
http://www.sbrate.com.br

Brazilian Society of Knee Surgery (SBCJ)
Avenida Nove de Julho, 3229
Conj. 1203
São Paulo, SP 01407-000
BRAZIL
President : Wagner Guimarães Lemos
Tel : +55 11 3884 1120
Fax : +55 11 3884 2098
http://www.sbcj.org.br

Brazilian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SBOT)
Al. Lorena
427 – 14º andar
Jardim Paulista
São Paulo, SP 01424-000
BRAZIL
President : Patricia M. Moraes Barros Fucs
Tel : +55 11 2137 5400
Fax : +55 11 5137 5418
http://www.portalsbot.org.br/

Chilean Society of Knee & Arthroscopic Surgery
Lo Fontecilla 441
Piso 4, Consultas 2
Santiago,
CHILE
Fax : 57 2 2104445

Chilean Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology (SCHOT)
Evaristo Lillo 78
Oficina 81
Las Condes
Santiago, 7580110
CHILE
President : Francisco J. Vergara González, MD
Tel : +56 2 2207 2151
Fax : +56 2 2200 9820
http://www.schot.cl

Chilean Society of Sports Traumatology
Isabel La Catolica 3740
Las Condes
Santiago,
CHILE
Fax : 56-2-206-3108

Chilean Sports Medicine Association (SOCHMEDEP)
Av. Las Condes 9792
Oficina 206
Las Condes, Santiago 9792
CHILE
President : Ariel Valle
Tel : +56 9 79056437
http://www.sochmedep.cl

Colombian Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SCCOT)
Calle 134 No. 7B-83 Ofic. 201
Bogotá,
COLOMBIA
President : Luis Fernando Calixto B., MD
Tel : +57 (1) 625 74 45
Fax : +57 (1) 625 74 17
http://www.sccot.org.co

Ecuadorian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SEOT)
Av. Mariana de Jesús y Nuño de Valderrama
Citimed Bldg., 5th Fl., #510
Quito, 170509
ECUADOR
President : Esteban Santos Burbano de Lara, MD
Tel : (+593) 2 450 8800
http://seotecuador.com

Latin American Society of Arthroscopy, Knee and Sports (SLARD)
Francisco Bulnes Correa 3737
Dept. 11-C
Las Condes
Santiago, RM
CHILE
President : David Figueroa, MD
Tel : +56 9 923 07918
http://www.slard.org

Latin American Society of the Shoulder and Elbow (SLAHOC)
Calacoto Calle 21
Torre Lydia
Piso 1, Of. 104
La Paz,
BOLIVIA
President : Nils E. Calderón, MD
Tel : +591 2 2775318
http://www.slahoc.org/

Paraguayan Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SPOT)
Capitan Patricio Oviedo 177
c/ Mcal. López
Asunción,
PARAGUAY
President : María E. Boselli
Tel : +595 21 614 312
http://www.spot.org.py/

Peruvian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SPOT)
Av. Javier Prado Oeste Nº 240
of. 602
San Isidro,
PERU
President : Marcelo Lizárraga Ferrand
Tel : +51 1 221 8798
http://www.spotrauma.org/

Sociedad Boliviana de Ortopedia y Traumatologia (SBOLOT)
BOLIVIA
President : Dr. Mario Rivera Alarcon
http://www.sbolot.com

Sociedad Chilena de medicina del Deporte
CHILE
President : Roberto Yanez Diaz, MD

Uruguayan Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SOTU)
Las Heras 2085
Piso 2
Montevideo,
URUGUAY
President : Rogelio Rey
Tel : +598 2487 1457
http://www.sotu.org.uy

Venezuelan Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SVCOT)
Av. La Estancia
Centro Ciudad Comercial Tamanaco (CCCT)
Torre Pirámide Invertida, Piso 2, Ofc. 226
Caracas, 1060
VENEZUELA
President : Alberto J. Serrano Fermín
Tel : +58 212 959 3572
http://www.svcot.org.ve/