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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. Fortunately they are exceedingly rare! It was nice to be able to share that when they do occur there are effective nerve transfer surgical techniques that have been developed to deal with many…

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 & CE) learning how to write questions for the College’s first part surgical examination.  As a new member of the committee I was impressed by the dedication and attention to detail that is involved in preparing the first…

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.  They are both coming up fast for me next weekend. Getting great positive energy from my two besties Ella and Beckett. LinkedIn

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 Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust.  Di, my wonderful GP surgical assistant and wife of one of my best friends, and I both like the going away present we have chosen for him, a…

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 to attending this meeting.  They have put together a highly experienced national faculty along with two extremely experienced and knowledgeable international shoulder surgeons: Prof John Sperling and Prof Quinn Throckmorton who I have been fortunate…

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 course.  It was a great course.  It was amazing to see a company such as Arthrex so committed to R&D and teaching surgeons. One of two lab rooms with 30 cadaver lab…

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 covering the latest techniques in shoulder arthroscopy and joint replacement surgery. Just arrived for the Cowboy Way Shoulder Course with Dr Stephen Burkhart. Catching an early meal with Dr…

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 regarding future development with the BlueprintShoulder Replacement planning software for accurate Shoulder Arthroplasty surgery.  They also discussed the use of blueprint for assessing patients with shoulder instability and previous shoulder dislocation injuries using The software to determine which patients are best managed with latarjet surgery which is an…

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 Shoulder Arthroplasty using the Wright, Tornier Ascend Flex prosthesis; Open Latarjet Surgical Stabilisation for patients with shoulder instability and rotator cuff repair surgery. Dr Garret and Dr Cutbush discussing open latarjet surgery technique for the treatment of a patient with anterior shoulder instability. Dr Cutbush and Dr Garret discussing a case…

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 afternoon with one of the truly great shoulder surgeons getting his advice on how best to treat the patients that depend on you to make the right decisions. Gilles, me…