Article Index



Our physician editorial staff has carefully selected a list of procedures based on volume data from the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and value to resident education as delineated by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).


Upper Extremity

  • Plate Fixation of Midshaft Clavicle Fractures
  • Clavicle Fixation using a Precontoured Plate
  • Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Displaced Comminuted Clavicle Fractures
  • Intramedullary Fixation of Midshaft Clavicle Fractures
  • Management of Injuries of the Clavicle, Acromioclavicular Joint, and Sternoclavicular Joint
  • ORIF of Scapular Fractures
  • ORIF of Proximal Humerus Fractures/Dislocations
  • ORIF of Proximal Humerus Fractures via an Anterolateral Acromial Approach
  • ORIF of Fractures of the Humeral Shaft
  • ORIF of Fractures of the Distal Humerus
  • Surgical Management of the Elbow "Terrible Triad"
  • Management of Traumatic Elbow Instability
  • ORIF of Olecranon Fractures and Radial Head Fractures
  • ORIF of an Unstable Elbow with an Anteromedial Coronoid Facet Fracture
  • ORIF of a Radial Neck Fracture
  • ORIF of Both Bone Forearm Fractures
  • ORIF of an Intra-articular Distal Radius Fracture
  • ORIF of Carpal Fractures
  • ORIF of a Metacarpal Fracture
  • Lateral Approach for Plate Fixation of a Phalangeal Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Amputation


  • Anatomy, Radiographic Evaluation, and Classification of Pelvic Ring Injuries
  • Acute Management of Pelvic Ring Injuries
  • Surgical Management of Pelvic Ring Injuries
  • Radiographic Evaluation, Anatomy and Classification of Acetabular Fractures
  • Surgical Approaches for Fractures of the Acetabulum
  • Surgical Management of Acetabular Fractures

Lower Extremity


  • Physical and Radiographic Examination of the Spine
  • Management of Spinal Cord Injury
  • Treatment of Fractures and Dislocations of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine
  • Classification of Thoracolumbar Spine Fractures
  • Management of Subaxial Cervical Spine Trauma
  • Management of Upper Cervical Spine Injuries

Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Hand (Non-trauma related)

  • Carpal Tunnel Release (Open and Endoscopic)
  • Scheker-Aptis Distal Radioulnar Joint Reconstruction
  • Duputryen's Contracture Release

Foot and Ankle (Non-trauma related)

Spine (Non-trauma related)

Adult Arthroplasty


  • Closed Reduction and Pinning of a Supracondylar Fracture
  • Aspiration and Irrigation of a Septic Hip
  • Pediatric Scoliosis Correction

Orthopedic Fundamentals

 General Surgery

Our physician editorial staff has carefully selected a list of procedures based on those surgical cases deemed by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) as most relevant to surgical resident education, as well as surgical targets published for the various general surgery subspecialties.


  • Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage
  • Chest Tube Placement
  • Crycothyroidotomy
  • Extraction of a Foreign Body from a Pediatric Airway
  • Central Line Placement - Subclavian, IJ, and Femoral
  • Arterial Line Placement


Colon and Rectal


Surgical Oncology

  • Total Thyroidectomy
  • Right Hemithyroidectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Sarcoma Resection
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)




  • Liver
  • Small Bowel
  • Pancreas
  • Kidney (Donor)
  • Kidney (Recipient)
  • Combined Kidney and Pancreas




Head and Neck

  • Free Fibula Harvest for Mandibular Reconstruction
  • Glossectomy (Partial, Hemi-, Complete)
  • Neck Dissection (Suprahyoid, Selective: Levels 1-4, Modified Radical)
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Hemithyroidectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Laryngectomy
  • Wide Local Excision of Melanoma with Sentinal Node Biopsy
  • Wide Local Excision of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip


  • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (Limited, Complete)
  • Endoscopic Approach to the Pituitary
  • Anterior Skull Base Resection for Esthesioneuroblastoma
  • Balloon Sinusplasty (In-office)


  • Cochlear Implant
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Tympanoplasty
  • Translabyrinthine Approach for Vestibular Schwannoma
  • Laser Myringoplasty
  • Myringotomy and Tymanostomy Tube Placement

Facial Plastics



  • Wound Exploration and Arterial Ligation
  • Bicoronal Approach to Facial Fractures
  • Intraoral Approach to Facial Fractures
  • Approaches to Orbital Fractures (Transconjunctival, Transcaruncular, Subtarsal)
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Nasal Bone Reduction
  • Complex Laceration Closure
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Pediatric Surgery

  • Excision Mediastinal Cyst
  • Pulmonary Resection Tumor, Congenital Malformation
  • Esophageal Resection or Replacement
  • Perineal Procedure for Imperforate Anus
  • Pull Through for Imperforate Anus
  • Aortopexy for Tracheal Compression
Full list of procedures to be filmed Coming Soon




Full list of procedures to be filmed Coming Soon


Full list of procedures to be filmed Coming Soon