112 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits
20 ABOS Approved SAE Credits



Enroll by December 1, 2017 to complete Study Plan by March 1, 2018 for the 2018 Exam Window

We recommend completing the plan 2 weeks before your scheduled exam.

  • A comprehensive 89-day reading curriculum covering 33 Adult Reconstruction topics, 303 General Ortho Topics & daily key scientific articles.

  • 16 practice exams to diagnose your weaknesses, reinforce your learning, and improve your testing performance.

  • Access to 890 adult reconstruction questions in our Qbank, including AAOS SAE Questions from 2006 to 2013.

  • Online Review Webinars by 21 expert AAHKS Faculty reviewing key concepts and questions.

  • Track your progress, highlight, and take personal notes with PEAK.

Study Plan Alone (without CME)
 Study Plan + CME
$50 refund for AAHKS members, Hip Society, Knee Society




  • The MOC Recon + General 89-Day Study Plan is designed to prepare US Physicians for the ABOS-administered Practice Profiled Recertification Examination in Adult Reconstruction

  • Daily Study Plan emails starting the day after you enroll
    • Enroll at least 89 days before you target exam date. The ABOS MOC Recon Clinical Exam is offered anytime in the months of March and April
    • All the daily study plans are posted in the Study Plan "classroom", allowing you to complete the Study Plan on your own schedule
      • Access the Study Plan classroom by going to the Groups page and clicking the Study Plan logo
    • You may complete the Study Plan and take the exams at any time until December 31, 2018

  • The MOC Recon + General 89-Day Study Plan  course consists of three components:

    • Daily Study Plans reviewing 33 Adult Recon Topics & 303 General Ortho Topics.
      • The MOC Recon + General 89-Day Study Plan delivers daily study plans telling you exactly what topics to review and what questions to do
      • Frequently-tested articles, often with a free full-text PDF, are included in the daily study plans
    • 8 Specialty Exams
      • After each section take a section exam (50 questions) testing that material and reinforcing your knowledge

    • 7 Webinars brought to you by AAHKS, Hip Society, and Knee Society Faculty
      • The webinars will review key tested concepts from the section exams. It is important that you complete the section exam prior to the webinar.

    • 8  Mock Exams
      • a series of 8 timed and scored mock exams will ensure you are prepared for the exam. 

    • Access to 650 High-Quality Recon Board Study Question
      • Includes all orthobullets Free, Virtual Curriculum, and Never-Been-Seen Questions
      • Includes all AAOS SAE Questions from 2003 to 2013 including:
        • 2013 AAOS Hip and Knee Self-Assessment Exam
        • 2010 AAOS Hip and Knee Self-Assessment Exam
        • 2007 AAOS Hip and Knee Self-Assessment Exam

2016 MOC Recon Study Plan Calendar


Surgeon who completed 2017 Recon 60-Day Study Plan


  • Watch 8 Review Webinars by expert AAHKS faculty that review key questions and concepts from highly tested topics.

  • Webinars are recorded online so you can watch at your own convenience.

  • All webinars can also be view on the App.


AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series

Module #1
Javad Parvizi, MD
Jefferson Medical College
Adolph Yates, MD
University of Pittsburgh 
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video

AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series
Module #2
Adolph Yates, MD
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Greg Polkowski, MD, Msc
Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video 
AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series
Module #3
John Clohisy, MD
Washington University School of Medicine
William Jiranek, MD
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine 
Bohannon Mason, MD
OrthoCarolina, Hip & Knee Center
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video 

AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series
Module #4
Harry Rubash, MD
Harvard Medical School
William Griffin, MD
OrthoCarolina Hip & Knee Center
Doug Padgett, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video

AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series

Module #5
Daniel Berry, MD
Mayo Clinic
Wayne G. Paprosky, MD
Rush University Medical Center
William Barrett, MD
Proliance Orthopaedic Associates, Renton, WA
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video 

AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series
Module #6
Mark Pagnano, MD
Mayo Clinic
C. Lowry Barnes, MD
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Raymond Kim, MD
The Steadman Clinic, Vail, CO
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video 

AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series

Module #7
Michael Bolognesi, MD
Duke Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Doug Dennis, MD
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Ron Delanois, MD
Lifebridge Health
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video 

AAHKS Adult Reconstruction Webinar Series

Module #8
Thomas Sculco, MD
Emeritus Hospital for Special Surgery, NY
Matt Austin, MD
Rothman Institute, PA
David Lewallen, MD
Mayo Clinic, MN
Status: Posted Online | Subscription only
Link to Video 


  • Use PEAK to track your progress and learn more efficiently by focusing on the most important material and decreasing redundancy.

  • Engage with content more effectively with Personal Notes & Highlights.



  • Study Plan + CME: $274
    • Gives you access to  
      • daily study plan
      • 16 mock exams
      • all premium content included in the Virtual Curriculum
    • Total of 112 AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits
      • CME Requirements: 
        • complete daily study plans
        • complete 8 mock exams
        • complete 8 module exams
        • complete Post-Course CME Survey
    • Including 20 ABOS approved MOC SAE Credits
      • MOC SAE Requirements:
        • complete all 100 scored/recorded questions on each Recon Self-Assessment Exam (each worth 10 MOC SAE Credits)

  • Discount for AAHKS, Hip Society, and Knee Society Members
    • A $50 refund will be given to members of AAHKS, the Knee Society, and the Hip Society
    • These individuals must pay the full amount on PayPal, and they will receive a PayPal refund within 10 business days.
  • Payment Instructions
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    • You can confirm if your purchase was registered on orthobullets by clicking "Purchased Products" in the user menu.
    • If you have any problems email us at info@orthobullets with your Paypal transaction ID.

Study Plan Alone (without CME)

 Study Plan + CME
$50 refund for AAHKS members, Hip Society, Knee Society



  • Survey Feedback

    • 100% of survey respondents rated themselves as "Very Satisfied or Satisfied" in 2017

    • When ask to rate the scope of the content presented, 82% felt the scope of the content "Just right and I feel adequately prepared". The remaining 18% felt they were over-prepared. 

    • 100% rated the usability of the Study Plan as "Excellent - I found everything easily"

  • Testimonials

    • "Found webinars to be excellent and even masterful. The orthopedic surgeons on your webinars are definitively top educators."

    • "Excellent"

    • "Have recommended program to friends"

    • "Helpful! What a great course."

Q & A
  • Q: If I lost some past daily Study Plan emails is there a way to get the old daily study plans?
    • Answer: Yes. All past daily study plans can be found in the Study Plan private group. Scroll down to the "Comments" section where you will see the past daily study plans.

  • Q: What if I am a member of the group but am still not getting daily emails in my inbox?
    • Answer: Check your spam folder and promotions folder on your email. 
      • Because Orthobullets sends high volumes of email, our email is sometimes filtered into spam folders or promotions folders. Be sure to look there for our emails. If that is the case, mark us as "not spam" and add to your contact list to avoid this in the future. If you are still not getting emails, send us a message at and we will figure it out.

  • Q: How do I get to the Study Plan private group?
    • Answer: Click groups in the top menu, then click on the logo for the group.

  • Q: If I bought another Study Plan, can I get this one?
    • Answer: Our Study Plans work on a 12-month premium content model. Thus, you have access to all of our Study Plans during your 12-month subscription.
    • If you have purchased another Study Plan, and would like to be added to this one send us a message at
    • Note - if you only have 4 months remained on your 12-month subscription, you will only be able to obtain the first 4 months of this study plan. 

  • Q: What if my residency program has subscribed to PASS PRO and I am getting the Core Curriculum daily emails?
    • Answer: You already have access to this plan. Please send us an email if you are a PGY5 resident and would like to be switched from the Core Curriculum to the 160-Day Study Plan at
CME Information

Orthobullets and the Foundation for Orthopaedic Research & Education (FORE) are pleased to partner and offer CME for the MOC Daily Study Plans.

A maximum of 112 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

$274 with CME & SAE  ($50 discount for AAHKS members)

CME Course Requirements:
1. Complete Daily Study Plans
2. Complete 8 mock exams 
3. Complete 8 module exams 

SAE Course Requirements:
1. Complete all 100 scored/recorded questions from Recon A Self-Assessment Exam (earns 10 ABOS Approved SAE Credits) and score at least 20%
2. Complete all 100 scored/recorded questions from Recon B Self-Assessment Exam (earns 10 ABOS Approved SAE Credits) and score at least 20%

Activity Release date: January 2nd, 2017
Activity Expiration date: Dec 31st, 2019
COURSE DEADLINE: You must complete all course activity and obtain certificate before 
December 31st, 2019

Target Audience: 
Practicing orthopaedic surgeons preparing for the 2017 Adult Reconstruction Practice Profiled Exam  administered by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Course Description: 
This internet enduring activity is designed to prepare surgeons in practice for the Adult Reconstruction Clinical Maintenance of Certification Exam administered by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Through a review of 171 primary and secondary adult reconstruction topics, recent academic literature, and a rigorous mock examination schedule, the learner will be well prepared for the tested content and computerized format of the MOC.

Course Objective: 
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: Demonstrate an understanding of basic science, clinical presentation, evaluation, treatment options, and surgical techniques for Orthopaedic Adult Reconstruction Topics.

ACCME Accreditation Statement: 
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education (FORE) and Lineage Medical, LLC. FORE is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: 
Foundation for Orthopaedic Research and Education designates this internet activity for a maximum of 112 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Estimated time to complete activity: 75 hours total.

Faculty Disclosures
FORE (accredited CME provider) endorses the standards of the ACCME that requires everyone in a position to control the content of a CME activity to disclose all financial relationships with commercial interests that are related to the content of the CME activity. CME activities must be balanced, independent of commercial bias, and promote improvements or quality in healthcare. All recommendations involving clinical medicine must be based on evidence accepted within the medical profession.

A conflict of interest is created when individuals in a position to control the content of CME have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest which therefore may bias his/her opinion and teaching. This may include receiving a salary, royalty, intellectual property rights, consulting fee, honoraria, stocks or other financial benefits. 

FORE has identified, reviewed and resolved all conflicts of interest that speakers, authors, or planners disclose prior to an educational activity being delivered to learners. Disclosure of a relationship in not intended to suggest or condone bias in any presentation. Rather, disclosure is required so participants can make a fair and comprehensive evaluation of a presentation.

Relevant financial relationships exist between the following individuals and commercial interests:

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