Alan M. Hirahara, MD, FRCSC
Orthopaedic SurgeonSpecialist in Sports Medicine

PRESENTATIONS

Dr. Hirahara speaks to medical audiences worldwide. He teaches shoulder and knee arthroscopy, OrthoBiologics, and MSK ultrasound by lecturing and demonstrating both in cadaver labs and at conferences. Many of his presentations can be found here, which are searchable by both subject and date.

PAST PRESENTATIONS

May 10th 2018
ALL, Ultrasound
Fellow's Forum 2018
Knees: Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
Ultrasound: Knee
Naples, FL
April 14th 2018
Knee Stabilization
West Coast Orthopaedic Technology & Innovation Forum
Knees: Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
La Jolla, CA
March 23rd 2018
ACL, ALL
Level III Sports Medicine Symposium
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
Sacramento, CA
November 13th 2017
SCR, ACL
LifeNet Health Corporate Meeting
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Virginia Beach, VA
October 19th 2017
ALL & MCL
Innovative Techniques: Knee, Hip, Shoulder Course 2017
Knees: Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Collateral Ligaments
Las Vegas, NV
September 30th 2017
Ultrasound, Cartilage, ACL, MPFL
Advancements in Joint Preservation
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Cartilage, Patellar Pathology
Ultrasound: Knee
Naples, FL
June 1st 2017
MPFL, Ultrasound, Collaterals
8th Annual Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Forum
Knees: Collateral Ligaments, Patellar Pathology
Ultrasound: Knee
Naples, FL
May 12th 2017
ACL
LifeNet Health Corporate Meeting
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
Virginia Beach, VA
May 6th 2017
ACL, ALL, Ultrasound, Cartilage
Masters Knee Course
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Cartilage
Ultrasound: Knee
Los Angeles, CA
March 3rd 2017
MSK Ultrasound
Arthrex Synergy MSK Ultrasound Training
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
Ultrasound: Injections, Surgery
Las Vegas, NV
January 20th 2017
The Throwing Shoulder - ACL & ALL
San Francisco Giants 3rd Annual Sports Medicine Conference
Shoulders: Instability, Rotator Cuff, SLAP Lesion, Arthroscopy
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
Sports Medicine: General
San Francisco, CA
October 29th 2016
ACL Reconstruction Techniques Using GraftLink Allograft Construction: Perspectives from the US
LifeNet Health International Symposium
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
Munich, Germany
October 23rd 2016
Anterolateral Ligament
Innovative Techniques 2016: The Knee Course
Knees: Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
Las Vegas, NV
June 20th 2016
PRP, BMC, SCR, Biologics, Shoulder & Knee Arthroscopy
Quest Medical Sports Conference & Lab
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Cartilage, Meniscus, Patellar Pathology
OrthoBiologics: Stem Cells, Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, BioCartilage, FlexiGraft, StimuBlast
New Orleans, LA
June 9th 2016
Collecting Outcomes & Directions for Future Research
7th Annual Sports Medicine Fellowship Completion Forum
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Collateral Ligaments, Cartilage, Meniscus, Patellar Pathology
Naples, FL
February 18th 2016
What’s New in ACL Reconstruction Surgery
Combined Sections Meeting of the APTA
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
Anaheim, CA
October 10th 2015
ACL, ALL, & Meniscus
3er Simposio Panamericano de Actualizacion en Artroscopia Y Ortopedia
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Meniscus
Vina del Mar, Chile
September 17th 2015
Anterolateral Ligament
Innovative Techniques 2015: The Knee Course
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
Ultrasound: Surgery
Las Vegas, NV
June 19th 2015
Treatment of Sports Injuries in Elite Athletes
JOSKAS 7th Annual Meeting
Knees: Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma
Ultrasound: Injections, Surgery
Sapporo, Japan
June 18th 2015
ACP Treatments
JOSKAS 7th Annual Meeting
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff, SLAP Lesion
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Meniscus
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma
Ultrasound: Injections
Sapporo, Japan
May 29th 2015
6th Annual Sports Medicine Fellowship Completion Forum (Knee)
Arthrex Surgical Skills Training
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Collateral Ligaments, Cartilage, Meniscus, Patellar Pathology, Arthroscopy
Naples, FL
September 27th 2014
Incorporating Biologic Technology Advances into my Practice
Arthrex National Sales Meeting 2014
Knees: Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, BioCartilage, StimuBlast
Orlando, FL
September 19th 2014
Internal Brace / Shoulder Evaluation
CRRC Sports Medicine Meeting 2014
Shoulders: Instability, Rotator Cuff, SLAP Lesion
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Collateral Ligaments
Beijing, China
September 16th 2014
Advances in Sports Medicine
Hong Kong PRP Meeting 2014
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
Knees: Anterolateral Ligament (ALL)
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma
Hong Kong, China
August 8th 2014
ArthoFlex / Allograft GraftLink / BioCartilage in the Shoulder and Knee
Bioillumination IV Training
Shoulders: Cartilage, Rotator Cuff
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Cartilage
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex, BioCartilage
Denver, CO
August 7th 2014
PRP in Clinical Practice / FlexiGRAFT/StimuBlast
Bioillumination IV Training
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, FlexiGraft, StimuBlast
Denver, CO
June 6th 2014
5th Annual Sports Medicine Fellowship Completion Forum (Knee)
Arthrex Surgical Skills Training
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Collateral Ligaments, Cartilage, Meniscus, Patellar Pathology
Naples, FL
April 24th 2014
The Conservative Management of Symptomatic Knee OA in Clinical Practice: How is PRP changing the way I treat my patients?
Tribe Medical Webinar & Dinner Presentation
Knees: Cartilage
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma
Victoria, Canada
April 13th 2014
Current Concepts in Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Arthrex Surgical Skills Training
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Anterolateral Ligament (ALL), Collateral Ligaments
Ultrasound: Knee
Vail, CO
July 23rd 2013
Recent Advancements in Surgical Intervention for the Knee
Current Concepts in Knee Injuries, Surgical Intervention, and Rehabilitation
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Cartilage
OrthoBiologics: BioCartilage, StimuBlast
Sacramento, CA
June 6th 2013
Shoulder & Knee Cadaver Lab
4th Annual Sports Medicine Fellowship Forum
Shoulders: Arthroscopy
Knees: Arthroscopy
Naples, FL
August 21st 2012
Update on the ACL
Results Education Series
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
OrthoBiologics: BioCartilage, StimuBlast
Sacramento, CA
April 4th 2007
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
NCSME Sports Medicine Long Term Rehab Course
Knees: Arthroscopy
Sacramento, CA
May 9th 2005
Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
Mercy Plaza Medical Staff Meeting
Knees: Arthroscopy
Sacramento, CA
September 25th 2003
Common Knee injuries, Part II
Sacramento Consumer Attorneys Association Sports Medicine Meeting
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Meniscus
Sacramento, CA
July 24th 2003
Common Knee Injuries, Part I
Sacramento Consumer Attorneys Association Sports Medicine Meeting
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments, Meniscus
Sacramento, CA
June 25th 2002
Arthroscopic Shoulder & Knee Surgery
Campus Commons PT Meeting
Shoulders: Arthroscopy
Knees: Arthroscopy
Sacramento, CA