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 17th 2018
SCR, Rotator Cuff
International Course of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Sao Paulo, Brazil
March 24th 2018
Rotator Cuff, SCR
Level III Sports Medicine Symposium
Shoulders: Instability, Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Sacramento, CA
December 9th 2017
Rotator Cuff
Orthopaedic Summit 2017 Evolving Techniques Course
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
December 8th 2017
Rotator Cuff
Orthopaedic Summit 2017 Evolving Techniques Course
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
December 6th 2017
Chondral Lesions, SCR
Orthopaedic Summit 2017 Evolving Techniques Course
Shoulders: Cartilage, Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex, BioCartilage
Las Vegas, NV
November 13th 2017
SCR, ACL
LifeNet Health Corporate Meeting
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
Knees: Cruciate Ligaments
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Virginia Beach, VA
October 20th 2017
Orthobiologics
Innovative Techniques: Knee, Hip, Shoulder Course 2017
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
May 13th 2017
SCR
LifeNet Health Corporate Meeting
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Virginia Beach, VA
April 18th 2017
SCR & Biceps Tenodesis
Brazil's Shoulder Course
Shoulders: Biceps, Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Naples, FL
April 17th 2017
SCR, Subscapularis Repair, Ultrasound
Brazil's Shoulder Course
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Ultrasound: Shoulder
Naples, FL
February 11th 2017
SCR
Advancements in Superior Capsular Reconstruction
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Milwaukee, WI
December 9th 2016
SCR
Orthopaedic Summit 2016
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
November 3rd 2016
SCR & Knot or Knotless RCR
ICJR 5th Annual Shoulder Course
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
October 28th 2016
Grafts in Shoulder Augmentation & SCR
LifeNet Health International Symposium
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Munich, Germany
August 5th 2016
SCR Update & Key Points
BioIlluminations VI
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Dallas, TX
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
April 23rd 2016
SCR
MicroMed Shoulder Lab
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Cypress, CA
February 10th 2016
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
LifeNet NSM 2016
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Del Mar, CA
January 23rd 2016
Masters Shoulder Arthroscopy
Masters Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulders: Biceps, Instability, Rotator Cuff, SLAP Lesion
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Los Angeles, CA
December 8th 2015
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
3rd SportsTek Annual Innovation Forum
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Carlsbad, CA
December 5th 2015
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
Orthopaedic Summit 2015
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
December 4th 2015
Stem Cells & SCR
Orthopaedic Summit 2015
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Stem Cells, ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
October 28th 2015
Advancements in Biologics & Superior Capsular Reconstruction
Houston Shoulder Society Meeting
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, FlexiGraft
Houston, TX
September 19th 2015
Superior Capsular Reconstruction, RC Repair, Biologics
Superior Capsular Reconstruction Lab
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Brookfield, WI
July 24th 2015
Stem Cells, Platelet-rich Plasma, & SCR
BioIlluminations V
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Stem Cells, Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex
St Louis, MO
July 10th 2015
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Orlando, FL
May 28th 2015
6th Annual Sports Medicine Fellowship Completion Forum (Shoulder)
Arthrex Surgical Skills Training
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Naples, FL
May 21st 2015
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
Summit Surgical WebEx
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Sacramento, CA
March 27th 2015
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
LifeNet Health/Arthrex AAOS Case Review
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Las Vegas, NV
March 5th 2015
Shoulder Course and Cadaver Lab
Wrightington Hospital Shoulder Course & Cadaver Lab
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Manchester, United Kingdom
January 9th 2015
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
Arthrex NA Faculty Forum 2015
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Naples, FL
November 22nd 2014
Masters Shoulder Course
Apollo Surgical Masters Shoulder Course
Shoulders: Cartilage, Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, BioCartilage, FlexiGraft, StimuBlast
St Louis, MO
October 4th 2014
Advancements in Rotator Cuff & PASTA Repair / Anterior Instability / Superior Capsular Reconstruction
Masters Shoulder Course
Shoulders: Instability, Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex, FlexiGraft
Scottsdale, AZ
September 26th 2014
Biologics Technology for Shoulder Joint Preservation
Arthrex National Sales Meeting 2014
Shoulders: Cartilage, Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, BioCartilage, FlexiGraft, StimuBlast
Orlando, FL
September 20th 2014
Superior Capsular Reconstruction
9th Annual Beijing International Forum on Rehabilitation
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex
Beijing, 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
July 6th 2014
Advances in PASTA and Rotator Cuff Repair / Anterior Stabilization / PRP
Guangdong General Hospital Sports Medicine Meeting
Shoulders: Instability, Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, FlexiGraft
Guangzhou, China
July 3rd 2014
Advanced Rotator Cuff Repair – Biologic Options to Enhance Healing
AR-Ex Sports Medicine Meeting
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, FlexiGraft
Tokyo, Japan
June 5th 2014
5th Annual Sports Medicine Fellowship Completion Forum (Shoulder/OrthoBiologics)
Arthrex Surgical Skills Training
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, BioCartilage, FlexiGraft, StimuBlast, Collagen Sutures
Naples, FL
April 5th 2014
Advances in Shoulder Surgery
Pacific Medical Shoulder Course
Shoulders: Biceps, Instability, Rotator Cuff, SLAP Lesion
OrthoBiologics: ArthroFlex, FlexiGraft
Tracy, CA
April 2nd 2013
OrthoBiologics in Sports Medicine & Update on Shoulder Arthroscopy
China Rehabilitation Research Center Sports Medicine Meeting
Shoulders: Instability, Rotator Cuff, SLAP Lesion, Arthroscopy
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, BioCartilage, FlexiGraft, StimuBlast
Beijing, China
July 28th 2012
OrthoBiologics, Shoulder Arthroscopy, & Cadaver Lab
Physician Assistant Shoulder Course & Cadaver Lab
Shoulders: AC Joint, Biceps, Instability, SLAP Lesion
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, BioCartilage
Tracy, CA
July 27th 2011
Update on Orthobiologics & PASTA Bridge: A New Technique
Kaiser Update in Orthopaedic Surgery
Shoulders: Rotator Cuff
OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma, ArthroFlex, BioCartilage
Wailea, HI