Posts Tagged ‘ian’

Dr Lo Chairs Symposium At The 2015 ISAKOS Meeting In Lyon, France

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Dr Lo chaired the Advanced Shoulder Symposium on Advances In Rotator Cuff Repair at the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee and Orthopaedic Surgery Meeting In Lyon France, June, 2015. Included on the panel were Dr Hiroka Sugaya (Japan), Dr Felix Savoie (MI,USA), Dr Nikhil Verma (IL,USA). This symposium presented the latest techniques and results of footprint reconstruction for the rotator cuff.

Dr Lo Speaks At Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy Fellows Course In Texas

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Dr Lo spoke at the Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy Fellows Course in Austin, TX, May 2015. Dr Lo spoke on the technical aspects of preforming arthroscopy surgery on Failed Instability Surgery, Subscapularis Tears and Revision Rotator Cuff Repair.

Dr Lo Debates Drs Angelo, Savoie and Taylor At The Emerging Techniques In Orthopaedics: Sports Medicine & Arthroscopic Surgery

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Dr Lo recently debated Dr R. Angelo, Dr F. Savoie, and Dr D Taylor at the 3rd Annual Emerging Techniques In Orthopaedics: Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy on the treatment of Grade III/V acromioclavicular joint separations, Dec 5-7, 2013, Las Vegas, NV . In this 3 on 1 debate, Dr Lo advocated careful non-operative treatment of patients and cautioned against the routine surgical treatment of grade III/V AC separations. Dr Lo also performed a live surgical demonstration on arthoscopic subcoracoid decompression, subscapularis tendon repair and rotator cuff repair.

Dr Lo Speaks And Demonstrates Shoulder Surgery At AANA Fall Course

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Dr Lo recently lectured and demonstrated shoulder surgery at the Arthroscopy Association of North America Annual Fall Course, in Las Vegas, NV, Nov 6-8, 2013. Dr Lo lectured on Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: Advances in Techniques and demonstrated Advanced Techniques in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair in a live cadaveric surgical demonstration.

Dr Lo Speaks At Arthroscopic Shoulder And Elbow Surgery: An International Perspective

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Dr Lo spoke at the Open Meeting Of The American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, Arthroscopic Shoulder and Elbow Surgery: An International Perspective on October 12, 2013, Las Vegas, NV. Dr Lo explained his treatment and rationale of advanced arthroscopic treatment of rotator cuff tears during a 1 hour seminar.

Global MedChoices And Dr. Ian Lo Join Forces To Offer Medical Tourism To Calgary Shoulder Patients

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Global MedChoices and Dr. Ian Lo Join Forces to Offer Medical Tourism to Calgary Shoulder Patients: Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgeries Now Scheduled in Turks & Caicos Islands

Memphis, TN. June 10, 2013 – Global MedChoices-TCI, Ltd, the leader in orthopaedic medical tourism, announces today it is it adding arthroscopic shoulder surgery as part of its product package of surgical procedures performed in Turks and Caicos Islands. Dr. Ian Lo of Calgary, Canada will be the lead surgeon for the first arthroscopic shoulder surgeries for Global MedChoices in July.

“This relationship with Global MedChoices will provide my patients with a medical option that was not previously available, ” said Dr. Ian Lo. “It’s the best, most logical choice for expedited surgical care and provides the highest quality of care with seamless pre-operative assessment and post-operative follow-up.”

Patients that need arthroscopic shoulder surgery can travel to Turks and Caicos Islands for the surgical procedure performed in the islands by Dr. Lo. Global MedChoices handles all travel arrangements and coordination, making the process easy and affordable for patients who want to be free of shoulder pain.

Dr. Ian Lo is a Calgary-based orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the arthroscopic treatment of shoulder conditions. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgery, at the University of Calgary, Calgary, AB. He has pioneered several arthroscopic shoulder procedures and holds multiple patents for arthroscopy and shoulder-related products. An international lecturer, he has twice been awarded the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon’s Neer Award, the organization’s highest distinction for shoulder research, and is a recipient of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association Founder’s Medal. He co-authored “A Cowboy’s Guide To Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy.”

“We are thrilled to have such a renowned expert in the field of shoulder surgery as Dr. Lo join our efforts in providing patients in North America a choice in medical tourism that is close to home, in the Turks and Caicos Islands,” stated Collin Childress, CEO of Global MedChoices.

For more information about arthroscopic shoulder surgery in Turks and Caicos, contact Global MedChoices at 877.439.7848 or visit

Global MedChoices-TCI, Ltd offers patients, in need of orthopaedic procedures, a new choice for affordable, timely, accessible and high‐quality orthopaedic care in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Procedures are performed at world‐class medical facilities in vacation or resort destinations by North American surgeons who travel to the destination with their patients. All travel, procedures, paperwork and processes are handled from the point of departure to return by Global MedChoices and patients have a personal continuum of care in both the hospital and at home.

Now there is a choice in healthcare. It’s Your Choice. Global MedChoices.

Dr Lo Performs Surgical Demonstration At 9th Biennial ISAKOS Congress

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Dr Lo recently lectured and performed a surgical demonstration at the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sport Medicine (ISAKOS) Congress in Toronto, ON, May 14, 2013. This biennial meeting gathers surgeons, sport medicine physicians, and sport rehabilitation experts from around the world discussing the latest advancesISAKOS in orthopaedic sport medicine, arthroscopy and surgery. Dr Lo performed a surgical demonstration of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair using single and double row repair techniques.

Dr Lo Speaks At Mayo Clinic

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Dr Lo recently spoke at the Mayo Clinic Advanced Techniques In Shoulder Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty & Fractures, Rochester, MN on April 26, 2013. Joining invited lecturers Dr Robert Bell, MD (USA), Dr Robert Neviaser, MD (USA), Dr Warren Dunn (USA), Dr Glen Ross (USA), Dr Mark Mighell (USA), Dr Pietra Randelli (Italy) and Mayo Clinic Faculty, Dr Lo lectured on partial thickness rotator cuff tears and subscapularis tears. Slide1

Dr Lo Speaks At The IV Course Of Shoulder And Elbow At The ABC Medical School

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Dr Lo recently spoke at the IV Course of Shoulder And Elbow at the ABC Medical School in Sao Paolo, Brazil , March 7-8, 2013. Joining renowned international surgeons Dr Erwin Aschauer, Austria, Dr Hiroyuki Sugaya, Japan and Dr Pierre-Henri Flurin, France, Dr Lo spoke on the advanced treatment of shoulder disorders including tears of the rotator cuff and subscapularis.

Dr Lo Speaks At A3 Conference In Sydney, AUS

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Pictured from left to right Dr Lhee (Seoul, Korea), Dr Des Bokor (Sydney, AUS), and Dr Ian Lo (Calgary, Canada).

Pictured from left to right Dr Lhee (Seoul, Korea), Dr Des Bokor (Sydney, AUS), and Dr Ian Lo (Calgary, Canada).

Dr Lo recently spoke the the A3 Conference at the Australian School of Advanced MEDICINE In Sydney, Australia on Feb 21-22, 2013. Serving as the course Master Instructor and Co-Chairing the program along with Dr Desmond Bokor, MBBS, FRACS, Dr Lo spoke on “Partial thickness rotator cuff tears: optimizing non-operative and operative management”, “Revision rotator cuff repair: release, reinforce or replace” and “Simplifying arthroscopic subscapulairs repair: secrets of the comma sign and releases”.