ISAKOS: 2021 Congress in Cape Town, South Africa

2021 ISAKOS Biennial Congress Faculty


Augustus D. Mazzocca, MS, MD

UConn Health

Dr. Augustus D. Mazzocca is a graduate of Denison University. He completed his Medical Degree and Residency at the University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine. He completed a Fellowship in Sports, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at RUSH University. Dr. Mazzocca is Director of the UConn Health Musculoskeletal Institute and Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery. Educationally he has been the Residency program director and is now associate director allowing his partner to take control. He has been part of the ISAKOS Shoulder committee and a member since 2006. He is a member of the prestigious American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Society, as well as being a member of the European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow. He is a co-founder of the New England Shoulder and Elbow Society, which is a regional society dedicated to educating and researching problems related to the shoulder and elbow. He is the Director of the University of Connecticut Human Soft Tissue Research Laboratory (integrated Translational Labs incorporating cell and molecular biology, histology, biomechanics and outcomes research). He has published over 200 peer reviewed journal articles related to his research work. He maintains a practice at the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington, CT where he treats patients with complex shoulder and elbow problems. He is a Team Physician for the University Of Connecticut Department Of Athletics and is the Orthopaedic Director for the State of Connecticut Department of Corrections.

Sun 11/28
10:30 - 11:15
Ballroom West Morning Scientific Session: Shoulder
Risk Factors in Shoulder Instability Surgery and Outcome Measures
Sun 11/28
16:30 - 16:45
Ballroom West Afternoon Scientific Session II: Shoulder
Award Presentation
Richard B. Caspari Award
Mon 11/29
11:15 - 12:00
Aud1 Morning Scientific Session: Shoulder
Shoulder RCT: How to Prevent and Manage Failed Rotator Cuff Surgery: case-based
Mon 11/29
14:00 - 14:30
Aud1 Afternoon Scientific Session I: Shoulder
Shoulder the Failed Rotator Cuff: Revision Repair
Tue 11/30
07:30 - 09:00
Aud1 ICL #20
Instructional Course Lecture
Shoulder Rotator Cuff Repair (RCR): Techniques to Get It Right


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