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Mumbai International Arthroscopy Academy

I’m excited to be heading to Mumbai next week for the International Advanced Arthroscopy Meeting. A great meeting in a great city. Can’t wait!...

College of Surgeons Anatomy Committee

I spent several days in Melbourne at the College of Surgeons, with the Surgical Specialties Examination Committee, writing Anatomy questions for the s...

Arthrex Shoulder Course Singapore

In the Arthrex Lab in Singapore demonstrating a new all arthroscopic method of fixing AC Joint dislocations....

With Professor Ofer Levy June 2018

With Professor Ofer Levy this week from the Reading Shoulder Unit, UK. ...

Augmented Glenoid & TSR

Dr Carl Basamania from the Seattle, USA talking about his approach to the problematic glenoid in patients undergoing total shoulder arthroplasty May 2...

Critical Literature Evaluation & Review Course

At the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) Critical Literature Evaluation & Review Course (CLEAR) in Sydney...

First Day at Work, Mater Public

First day at work with John Radovanovic at the Mater Public Hospital.  Thanks Mater for a great first day!...

RNS Shoulder Symposium February 2018

I attended the Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium in February 2018.  I spoke on my experience with the arthroscopic latarjet technique....

Visit Device Technology Sydney

I visited the Device Technology offices in Sydney (Arthrex)...

Meeting Dr Bart-Jan Veen

I caught up with Dr Bart-Jan Veen and his wife. Bart is training to be an Orthopaedic Surgeon in Holland. He is currently undertaking a PhD in shoulde...

Paris Shoulder Course

I will be attending the Paris Shoulder Course held on Thursday 1st & Friday 2nd February 2018...

Cairns Hospital December 2017

Dr Will Bryceson & I performed shoulder replacement surgery for a patient with a type C glenoid and severe bilateral osteoarthritis on my last vis...

CLEAR Course Aukland 2017

At the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (RACS) Critical Literature Evaluation & Research (CLEAR) course in Auckland with my group. We just won...

Meeting Field Orthopaedics

It was good to catch up with Chris Jeffrey, CEO Field Orthopaedics, this morning for breakfast. It was great to have someone like Chris as enthusiasti...

Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium

I am excited to be invited as faculty to the 2018 Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium to be held in Sydney in February 2018. It is a really interesti...

ACASEA, Mumbai. Preventing Infection in Shoulder Arthroplasty

ACASEA 2017 Mumbai. (Academic Congress of Asian Shoulder & Elbow Surgeons) 450 Orthopaedic Surgeons, 27 National Guest Speakers and 26 Internation...

ACASEA, Mumbai Glenoid Exposure for Shoulder Replacement Surgery

This morning at an early breakfast session at ACASEA 2017 Mumbai, I spoke about techniques that could be used to obtain surgical exposure in difficult...

COMA 2017 Orthopaedic Anaesthetic Conference

I spoke at the Combined Orthopaedic Anaesthetic Conference (COMA 2017) in Terigal, NSW last week. The topic my friend and colleague Ed Bateman asked m...

COMA 2017 Surgical Options For Severe Nerve Injuries

I spoke at COMA 2017 (Combined Anaesthetic & Orthopaedic Meeting) in Terrigal NSW today about how to handle complications of Anaesthetic blocks. F...

Surgical Specialties Examination Committee RACS

I spent three days last week in Melbourne with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) Surgical Specialties Examination Committee (SSE &...

Finishing talks for next weekend

It’s a great Saturday morning to be down at my favourite cafe to get into finishing my talks for COMA 2017, Sydney and ACASEA 2017, Mumbai.  The...

Noel Peter, Shoulder Consultant Oxford

Noel Peter is leaving Brisbane for a post in Oxford after completing a shoulder fellowship with me in Australia.  He is joining the Buckinghamshire ...

Dr Cutbush back to work

Great to be back in the office Tuesday morning consulting after several weeks away visiting shoulder surgeons overseas. Dr Cutbush in his office...

Faculty, Zimmer Advanced Shoulder Symposium, February 2018

Thank you to Zimmer for inviting me to attend their advanced shoulder symposium as faculty in Sydney, February 2018.  I am really looking forward t...

Cowboy Way Shoulder Course, Texas 2017

Dr Cutbush attended Dr Stephen Burkhart’s Cowboy Way Shoulder Course in San Antonio Texas, October 2017.  This course was a two day shoulder co...

Shoulder Course, Texas, October 2017

Dr Cutbush is attending the Shoulder Course run by Dr Stephen Burkhart in San Antonio Texas, October 2017.  This will be an excellent two day course ...

Speaking at the Japanese Shoulder Society Tokyo October 2017

Speaking at the Japanese Shoulder Society October 2017. “How to Prevent Infection in Shoulder Arthroplasty”...

Blueprint, Delphine Henry, Lyon, France October 2017

Dr Cutbush met with Ms Delphine Henry, Director of R&D Blueprint & PSI (Patient Specific Instrumenttion) from Tornier, Wright medical regar...

Visitation Jerome Garret Lyon, France October 2017

Dr Cutbush spent the morning in the operating theatre at Clinique Du Parc with Dr Jerome Garret in Lyon, France.  They discussed Reverse Shoulde...

Visitation Gilles Walch October 2017

Dr Cutbush spent the afternoon with Gilles Walch at his home in Lyon.  There can be nothing more rewarding for a shoulder surgeon than to spend the...

Visitation Arnaud Godenéche Lyon, France October 2017

Dr Cutbush spent the morning in theatre with Dr Arnaud Godenéche at the Hospital Mermoz in Lyon learning new techniques in shoulder replacement surg...

Hiro Sugaya Visitation Tokyo 2017

Sushi of course! With Dr Hiro Sugaya, his colleagues, fellows and staff after a big day in theatre treating patients with shoulder instability, rot...

Hiro Sugaya Visitation Tokyo 2017

Dr Cutbush spent the day in theatre with Dr Hiro Sugaya at Funabashi Orthopaedic Hospital October 2017.  He saw a great number of cases and lear...

Faculty Function JSS 2017 Tokyo

Dr Cutbush attended the Faculty Welcome for the 44th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Shoulder Society Conference combined with the 1st Asia-Pa...

Welcome Function JSS Tokyo October 2017

Dr Cutbush attended the faculty welcome at the Japanese Shoulder Society in Tokyo October 2017...

JSS 2017 Tokyo October 2017

Dr Cutbush speaking at the Japanese Shoulder Society Meeting Tokyo October 2017 Dr Cutbush speaking at the Japanese Shoulder Society Scientific Meetin...

Japanese Shoulder Society Presidential Dinner October 2017

Dr Cutbush attended the faculty dinner at the Japanese Shoulder Society Meeting in Tokyo in October 2017. With Dr Hiro Sugaya (congress president...

Zimmer Advanced Shoulder Symposium Sydney February 2018

Dr Cutbush has been invited to attend as faculty the Advanced Shoulder and Elbow Symposium to be held in Sydney in February 2018.  International fac...

Teru Mihata Theatre Case SCR October 2017

Dr Mihata demonstrated several Superior Capsular Reconstruction procedures for patients with large irrepairable rotator cuff tears over the coupl...

SCR Visitation with Teru Mihata Osaka October 2017

Dr Cutbush visited Dr Teru Mihata in Osaka at the Osaka Medical College for several days to learn the techniques pioneered by Dr Mihata.  Dr Mih...

ACASEA Mumbai November 2017

Dr Cutbush has been invited as faculty to speak at the 9th Academic Congress of the Asian Shoulder & Elbow Association (ACASEA) in Mumbai in Novem...

27th SECEC-ESSSE Congress e-poster Deltoid Reflection September 2017

Dr. Cutbush’s poster, “Deltoid Reflection During Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty – Is It A Viable Technique?”, was displayed at the ...

Exactech Equinoxe Laboratory Day August 2017

Dr Cutbush spent a recent Saturday in August 2017 working with the Exactech Equinoxe Shoulder Replacement Prosthesis.  This was a cadaver lab worksho...

Shoulder Surgical Course Brisbane August 2017

Dr Cutbush conducted a surgical course for Orthopaedic surgeons in shoulder arthroscopy techniques in Brisbane in August 2017....

Visitation David Schneider Denver, Colorado 2017

Dr Cutbush visited David Schneider Denver, Colorado. He spent the day in the operating theatre with Michael learning new surgical techniques in shou...

Visitation with Dr Quinn Throckmorton Memphis, Tennessee 2017

Dr Cutbush visited Dr Quinn Throckmorton in Memphis, Tennessee. He spent the day in the operating theatre with Quinn learning new surgical technique...

Vistiation with Professor Michael Wiater Detroit 2017

Dr Cutbush visited Professor Michael Wiater in Detroit. He spent the day in the operating theatre with Michael learning new surgical techniques in s...

Zimmer Visit Warsaw Indiana August 2017

Dr Cutbush the Zimmer factory in Warsaw Indiana USA in August 2017....

Fellowship Accreditation

Dr Cutbush is the supervisor of a fellowship in shoulder arthroscopy and arthroplasty.  This fellowship has been accredited by the Australian Orthopa...

Member RACS SSE CE Committees

Associate Professor Cutbush is now a member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Anatomy Sub-Committee for the Surgical Science Examination...

NZ Shoulder Society Meeting July 2017

Dr Cutbush attended the New Zealand Shoulder & Elbow Society Annual Scientific Meeting in July 2017.  He presented a scientific paper on the asse...

Meeting Qld Health July 2017

Dr Cutbush in his role as Qld Chairman of the Australian Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ASOS) met with the Head of HR for Qld Health...

Meeting with Federal Health Minister Canberra June 2017

In his role as Queensland Chairman of the Australian Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ASOS) Dr Cutbush, along with members of the Council of Procedura...

AOA COE Canberra June 2017

Associate Professor Cutbush was invited to attend the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Continuing Orthopaedic Education Meeting (COE) in Canbe...

ISAKOS Shanghai June 2017

Dr Cutbush was part of the faculty for a session at ISAKOS on Instability.  Dr Cutbush spoke on the Arthroscopic Latarjet procedure.  He spoke on hi...

ISAKOS June 2017

Dr Cutbush will attend the 11th Biennial ISAKOS Congress in Shanghai in June 2017.  International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedi...

EFORT June 2017

Dr Cutbush attended the EFORT European Orthopaedic Conference in Vienna.  He presented a scientific paper to the meeting “Deltoid Reflection in...

Presentation PAH Orthopaedic Department May 2017

Presented to Princess Alexandra Hospital Orthopaedic Department May 2017 “Prevention of Infection in Prosthetic Joint Replacement Surgery”...

Qld AOA ASM 2017

As Scientific Secretary for the Qld Branch of the Australian Orthopaedic Society Ken was the convenor for the Annual Scientific Meeting held in Noosa ...

Past Shoulder Fellows Reunion May 2017

Ken reunited with his past fellows at the Depuy Delta Extend Conference in Melbourne in May 2017. So great to catch up with these superstars. From R t...

Depuy Delta Extend Conference 2017

Ken was invited as faculty to the Depuy Delta Extend Conference in Melbourne.  He presented two talks.  “Wedge Allografts in the Retroverted G...

Arthrex Shoulder Conference Sydney 2017

Ken was invited faculty for the Arthres Mega Shoulder Conference held in Sydney in May 2017.  He presented his Arthroscopic Latarjet procedure for th...

AOA ASM Cairns 2016

Associate Professor Cutbush was invited as faculty to present at the Australian Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting held in Cairns in Oc...

Shoulder & Elbow Australian Physiotherapy Association March 2017

Ken was invited to talk at the Australian Physiotherapy Association meeting in March 2017.  He gave a presentation titled “Surgery for Multidir...

MIGA Medicolegal Conference

Dr Cutbush attended the MIGA medicolegal conference in February 2017...

Member Federal AOA Research Committee

Associate Professor Cutbush has been appointed as a member of the federal AOA Research Committee....

Trial Exams Cairns October 2016

Dr Cutbush took part in the National Trial Exams for the Orthopaedic Registrars in Cairns, October 2016....

AORA Shoulder Session Cairns

Dr Cutbush presented a session on Shoulder Surgery to the Australian Orthopaedic Registrar Association in Cairns in October 2016.  Dr Cutbush gave ta...

Prince Charles Hospital Department Meeting

Dr Cutbush presented a talk on prevention of infection in large joint arthroplasty at a session on Infection in Arthroplasty at the Prince Charles Ort...

Bangkok Shoulder Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty Course

Dr Cutbush and Dr Kalman Piper ran a two day course in Bangkok in September 2016 on Shoulder Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty for DepuySynthes.  The co...

SESA August 2016

Dr Cutbush attended the Shoulder and Elbow Society of Australia (SESA) Annual Scientific Meeting in Darwin in August 2016. He presented a paper on the...

China Lecture Series

Dr Cubush visited a number of hospitals in China in August 2016. These hospitals included Jiangsu No.2 TCM hospital, Anhui University Medical School a...

Lecture to Year 1 MD students

Dr Cutbush lectured to the School of Medicine Year 1 MD Course on “Common & Serious Shoulder Disorders” in July 2016....

International Meeting Arthroscopy Academy, Mumbai India

Dr Cutbush attended the International Meeting Arthroscopy Academy held in Mumbai India in July 2016 as part of the international faculty. The meeting...

QHSS Meeting July 2016

The Queensland Hand Surgery Society (QHSS) held an evening scientific meeting on 28/7/2016.  Dr Jason Harvey from Melbourne was the invited guest and...

VMO Cairns Base Hospital

Dr Cutbush has been appointed Visiting Medical Officer at Cairns Base Hospital.  Dr Cutbush will attend Cairns Hospital several times a year to treat...

Nice Shoulder Course June 2016

Dr Cutbush attended the Nice Shoulder Course in June 2016.  This course is held every two years in Nice, France.  It is one of the leading internati...

AOA Qld ASM

Dr Cutbush attended the Australian Orthopaedic Association Qld Branch Annual Scientific Meeting in May 2016.  This meeting was held at the Goldcoast ...

ICSES Korea May 2016

Dr Cutbush attended the 13th International Congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ICSES) in May 2016.  This international congress is held every ...

Orthopaedic Trainees

Dr Cutbush would like to congratulate the Orthopaedic Trainees for passing their final orthopaedic fellowship exam.  The Queensland trainees had a 10...

COMOC Cape Town April 2016

A/Prof Cutbush attended the 13th Meeting of Combined Orthopaedic Associations (COMOC) April 2016 in Cape Town.  He gave two instructional course ...

Australian Hand Surgery Society ASM March 2016

A/Prof Cutbush attended the Australian Hand Surgery Society (AHSS) meeting in Sydney March 2016.  This was a combined meeting with the American Soci...

APOA Faculty Melbourne March 2016

A/Prof Cutbush attended the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA) Congress in Melbourne as faculty.  He gave a presentation on “New and e...

International Shoulder Symposium Paris March 2016

A/Prof Cutbush attended the International Shoulder Symposium Update Tendon Transfer for irreparable rotator cuff tear.  The Symposium was held in Pa...

Reviewer: The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Dr Cutbush was appointed in 2015 as a Reviewer for the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (JSES).  The JSES is the official publication for eight ...

Reviewer: The American Journal of Sports Medicine

Dr Cutbush has recently been appointed as a Reviewer with The American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM).  The AJSM has an impact factor of 4.362 wh...

2016 Research Prize

Dr Noel Peter from Oxford UK has been awarded the 2016 Research Prize.  The Cutbush Research Prize is awarded to the shoulder fellow who is able to m...

Medical Student Placement

Mr Henry Sanicola, University of Queensland medical student, completed a term placment with Dr Cutbush over the Christmas 2015 term break....

Paper Accepted for Publication

Dr Cutbush has had a paper accepted for publication in Techniques in Shoulder Elbow Surgery the companion to the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery...

Dr Hirpara awarded Research Prize

Dr Kieran Hirpara from Ireland and the UK has been awarded the 2015 Research Prize.  The Cutbush Research Prize is awarded to the shoulder fellow who...

Medical Student Placement

Successful Student Placement Mr Peter Pantlin, University of Queensland medical student, completed a term with A/Prof Cutbush.  Peter had a very succ...

Associate Professor University of Queensland

Dr Cutbush has been appointed to the Academic Title of Associate Professor with the University of Queensland....

BOA Annual Congress

Dr Cutbush attended the BOA Annual Congress, Liverpool September 2015. Dr Cutbush gave a podium presentation of his scientific paper titled “Arthros...

SECEC membership

Dr Cutbush elected member of the European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow (SECEC). Dr Cutbush was appointed Corresponding Member of ...

Arthroscopic ACJ Reconstruction

Dr Cutbush has had a scientific paper published in the Journal of Arthroscopy – Arthroscopy Techniques.  The paper describes a new procedure to rec...

Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium Sydney

Dr Cutbush was invited as faculty to the Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium in Sydney in September 2015.  He gave two presentations. The first was ...

Dr Richard Large

Dr Richard Large from Mornington Orthopaedics in Victoria visited Dr Cutbush in August 2015 to observe him performing arthroscopic latarjet procedures...

Publication Latarjet & Labral Repair

Publication “Arthroscopic Latarjet Stabilization of the Shoulder with Capsulolabral Repair” September 2015 Abstract: The arthroscopic Latarjet pro...

NZSESA Scientific Meeting July 2015

The New Zealand Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Society annual scientific meeting was held in July in Rarotonga. International guest speakers were Professo...

Dr Cutbush elected Secretary QSS June 2015

Dr Cutbush was elected Secretary/Treasurer of the Queensland Shoulder Society at the annual general meeting held in June. The main responsibility of t...

Elected Scientific Secretary Qld AOA June 2015

At the most recent annual general meeting of the Queensland branch of the Australian Orthopaedic Association Dr Cutbush was elected scientific secreta...

QHSS Scientific Evening July 2015

The Queensland Hand Surgery Society held a scientific evening in July. The guest speaker was Dr David McCombe from Melbourne. Dr McCombe gave excellen...

QSS Scientific Evening June 2015

The Queensland Shoulder Society held a scientific evening in June. The guest speakers were Associate Professor Des Bokor from Sydney and Dr Jim Fardou...

Brachial Plexus Course Bangkok June 2015

Dr Cutbush attended the Brachial Plexus course in Bangkok in June 2015. The course was held at Siriraj Hospital. The faculty was comprised of prominen...

AOA COE July 2015

Dr Cutbush attended the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Continuing Orthopaedic Education meeting as faculty. Dr Cutbush presented a lecture o...

Qld AOA Annual Scientific Meeting June 2015

The Queensland branch of the Australian Orthopaedic Association held its annual scientific meeting in June 2015. It was attended by over 120 orthopaed...

Annecy Shoulder Course June 2015

Dr Cutbush attended the Live Shoulder Surgery course in Annecy, France in June. The course chairman is Dr Lafosse and its focus is on presenting compl...

Qld Shoulder Society Scientific Evening May 2015

The Queensland Shoulder Society held a dinner evening in May. Dr Alan Barber from Houston Texas was the guest speaker for the evening. He spoke on bio...

GP Registrar Teaching session May 2015

Dr Cutbush presented to a training session for GP registrars on shoulder and upper limb examination. The doctors were preparing for their final examin...

Visitation Dr Glen Gomez

Dr Cutbush was visited by Dr Glen Gomez in May. Dr Gomez is a Melbourne trained orthopaedic surgeon working in Rockhampton. Dr Cutbush and Dr Gomez ha...

Australian Hand Surgery Society ASM Hobart March 2015

Dr Cutbush attended the Australian Hand Surgery Society Annual Scientific Meeting held in Hobart in March 2015....

Article Accepted for Publication Arthroscopic Latarjet

Dr Cutbush has had an article accepted for publication by the international medical journal the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery in their techniq...

American Academy Meeting, Las Vegas in March 2015

Dr Cutbush attended the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Academy Meeting in Las Vegas in March 2015. The final day of the meeting was the ...

Visitation Lafosse France January 2015

Dr Cutbush spent a week with Dr Lafosse in Annecy France in January 2015. Dr Lafosse is a world leader and innovator in shoulder surgery. He is best k...

QSS Annual Dinner Meeting November 2014

Dr Cutbush attended the annual dinner meeting of the Queensland Shoulder Society (QSS) November 2014. The guest speaker was Dr Greg Hoy from Melbourne...

Dr Cutbush now Qld Chairman of ASOS

Dr Cutbush is now Queensland Chairman of the Australian Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons (ASOS). Link: asos.org.au...

Visitation Dr John Mison February 2015

Dr John Mison, Orthopaedic Surgeon spent the day with Dr Cutbush. Dr Cutbush performed several endoscopic carpal tunnel releases and arthroscopic rota...

Visitation Prof Chiu November 2014

Professor Peter Chiu visited Dr Cutbush in November 2014.  Professor Chiu spent a day in theatre at Brisbane Private Hospital with Dr Cutbush perform...

SESA Scientific Meeting November 2014 Workshop

Dr Ken Cutbush and Dr Des Bokor were invited to conduct a workshop for Smith and Nephew Surgical at the most recent scientific meeting of the Shoulder...

QHSS Scientific Conference November 2014

The Queensland Hand Surgery Society (QHSS) held its annual scientific meeting in November 2014. Dr Cutbush attended as the President of the QHSS.  Th...

SESA Scientific Meeting November 2014

Dr Cutbush attended the Biennial Scientific Conference of the Shoulder and Elbow Society of Australia (SESA) in Melbourne in November 2014. Dr Cutbu...

AOA Scientific Meeting October 2014

Dr Cutbush attended the Australian Orthopaedic Association (AOA) Annual Scientific Meeting in October 2014. The conference was held at the Melbourne C...

Royal North Shore Shoulder Symposium September 2014

Dr Ken Cutbush attended the Royal North Shore (RNS) Shoulder Symposium as an invited member of the faculty. The RNS Shoulder Symposium is the premier...

Article Accepted for Publication

Dr Cutbush has had a journal article accepted for publication in the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma: Cutbush, K., Andrews, S., Siddiqui, N., Brown, L. ...

How to wear your sling after Shoulder Surgery

After Shoulder Surgery you will be fitted with a sling. Patients wear a sling for 6 – 8 weeks after the following surgery: Arthroscopic Rotator ...

AOA COE Meeting – Adelaide July 2014

Dr Cutbush was invited to be part of the faculty for the Australian Orthopaedic Association Continuing Orthopaedic Education Meeting meeting held in ...

Shoulder Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty Fellowship

We welcome Dr Kieran Hirpara as the inaugural Brisbane Hand & Upper Limb Shoulder Fellow.  Kieran is an Irish trained Orthopaedic surgeon who wil...