AHF2024 Nashville

Ditch the Dogma

Advanced Techniques for Complex Primaries and Revisions
Through the Direct Anterior Approach

Surgical Training Lab

Are you seeking to enhance your proficiency in the direct anterior approach for complex primaries?

Exclusively available for AHF2024 attendees, Stryker's Advanced Techniques, surgical training lab integrates cutting-edge clinical insights and procedural innovations.

Guided by esteemed faculty experts, this course is designed to elevate your skills in handling complex primaries and revisions through the direct anterior approach!

Save the date

Saturday, May 18th, 2024, Nashville TN 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm, immediately following the AHF 2024 meeting.


This program focuses on advancing surgeons’ skills through complex primaries and revisions with the Direct Anterior Approach.

Who should attend?

  • This course is intended for experienced DA surgeons who are looking to learn more about the latest technology and techniques for treating complex primaries and revision hip arthroplasty. 
  • It is strongly recommended that surgeons must have done at least 30 DAA cases to benefit from this course.

Why Attend Stryker’s Advanced Techniques cadaver lab?

Engage in a hands-on experience with our esteemed faculty group to gain invaluable insights across multiple stations, including:

  • Learn tips and tricks for performing a primary DA hip using Insignia and Trident II.
  • Develop an understanding of the femoral cementing technique by utilizing the Exeter stem system and its application in DA hip procedures.
  • Explore the intricacies of a revision DA hip using the Restoration Modular 115mm stem.
  • Get hands-on experience with cabling and hardware removal challenges through DA.
  • Explore how Mako Total Hip can provide surgical efficiencies for DA cases. 
  • Get hands-on with Mako Total Hip’s haptic technology while reaming and impacting. Discover how Mako can help address hip length and offset intraoperatively.

* Please note that Mako THA stations are limited. Spots are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

Participants will also benefit from first-hand experience with The OrthoGrid Hip AI Intraoperative imaging platform’s real-time image analysis tools alongside state-of-the-art C-arms from Ziehm.

Program Agenda

12:00 Transportation, Lunch and Registration

12:30-12:45 Introduction and Overview of Stryker Program, Implants and Techniques

12:45-1:30 Preoperative Considerations

1:30-4:30 Hands-On Surgical Lab

4:30 Recap and Q&A

5:00 Adjourn and Return to JW Marriott

Join us and take the first step towards elevating your Direct Anterior skills!

Limited Spots Available… Register today!

Surgical Training Lab

Your spot is not confirmed until you receive a confirmation email

Your spot is not confirmed until you receive a confirmation email


For detailed information, please email [email protected] 

Transport to and from the lab is included for successful applicants departing the JW Marriott immediately following the meeting’s conclusion.

Attendees will be offered lunch prior to the start of the hands-on training.

Yes there will be. Login details will be fully visible at the event. 

Secure your room here 

Will be updated when the Room Block is full. 

AHF 2024


Get updates on AHF2024, 17-18 May in Nashville.