Wayne State University Department of Orthopedic Surgery will present the first Jeffrey Mast, MD, Orthopedic Trauma Visiting Symposium on November 3 during the annual Detroit Trauma Symposium at the MGM Grand Detroit.
Keith Mayo, MD, is one of the leaders in abdominal and acetabular surgery in the United States, affiliated with Swedish Medical Center-First Hill in Seattle, Wash. where he met and trained under Sigvard Hansen. In 1983, he joined Dr. Reinhold Ganz in Switzerland and Dr. Emile Letournel in France. He appeared for the first periacetabular osteotomy or Bernese osteotomy as it is known, and the first acetabular surgery in 1984 given by Dr. Letournel.
Dr. Mayo returned to Harborview Hospital and Washington State University in 1984, where he trained and became one of the first American surgeons to perform acetabular and pelvic surgery. He was one of the four surgeons who formed the “Bande of Letournel” who traveled the world teaching the techniques of acetabular surgery. From 1995 to 2001 he joined Robert Teitge, MD, and Jeff Mast, MD, at the Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University, where they established one of the leading Orthopedic and social networks in the Nation. United States.
His 30-plus year career has included all aspects of hip and abdominal care, including complex trauma, joint rehabilitation and hip preservation. He has performed more than 900 peri-acetabular osteotomies for hip dysplasia. He has a long history of involvement in surgical education and clinical research. He has taught and lectured widely in North America and around the world. He has been a leader in the AO foundation, teaching surgeons, fellows and residents in pelvic/acetabular surgery, orthopedic surgery, hip prevention and deformity treatment.
Dr. Mayo will present two lectures, “Evolution of Hip Preservation Surgery” at 7 a.m. to Orthopedic surgery residents, fellows, faculty and staff, and “Pelvic Fracture Management ” at 8:30 a.m. for all attendees of the conference. Faculty, residents, fellows and staff are welcome to attend both lectures. The situation depends only on the person. When you arrive at the MGM Grand Detroit, say you are part of the DMC Orthopedic Program working with Dr. Vaidya attends free of charge.
The conference is named after Dr. Mast, author of “Planning and Reduction Techniques in Fracture Surgery,” a study that is essential to the training of orthopedic trauma surgeons today. A 1967 graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine, he died in 2019.
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