Please join us for the largest gathering of orthopaedic surgeons and administrators in South Carolina at the 2017 SCOA & SCAOE Annual Meeting being held August 3-6, 2017. The tradition continues as we gather at The Sanctuary Hotel in Kiawah Island and continue to drive the organization forward in our mission to become one of the premier state orthopaedic societies in the nation.
Since 1950, the Association has provided a singular visibility and leadership for orthopaedists in South Carolina. Active members having a continued mission of increasing public awareness and health care improvement for persons with musculoskeletal impairments. Membership is available for orthopaedic surgeons and orthopaedic residents.
The South Carolina Association of Orthopaedic Executives was formed in 2009 as a means of uniting the orthoapedic practice administrators across the state in an organization that could provide a platform for personal and professional growth.
The SCOA currently represents over 200 practicing orthopaedic surgeons in South Carolina & the SCAOE though brief in its existence the rise in the effectiveness of the organization has been rapid. The SCAOE is now seen as a leader in the discussion over the delivery of quality and cost effective musculoskeletal care in South Carolina.
The Annual Meeting at Kiawah is the SCOA & SCAOE’s signature event and historically around 130 – 150 attend.