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Dr. Dopirak Serves as Instructor at San Diego Shoulder Course

Ryan Dopirak, MD, instructs a practicing orthopaedic surgeon from Northern California on advanced techniques in reconstructive shoulder surgery 

Ryan Dopirak, MD recently served as an instructor at the 2014 San Diego Shoulder Course, which was held June 18-21 in San Diego, California. The course had over 400 attendees this year, and is regarded by many as one of the best shoulder courses in the world.

Dr. Dopirak was asked to serve as a lab instructor for 4 different surgical skills sessions, teaching practicing surgeons from around the world how to perform arthroscopic shoulder surgery safely and effectively. His students were from varied locations throughout the world, including Boston, San Francisco, and South Korea. Dr. Dopirak was first invited to join the faculty at this prestigious course in 2007, and due to high ratings from course attendees he has been invited back every single year. He was one of only two surgeons from the state of Wisconsin invited to serve as a course instructor.