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This course is a combination of a two-hour pre-recorded presentation and a two-hour live interactive online session.

The presentation can be watched in your own time prior to the scheduled online session where you will perform the RidgeStop procedure on a sawbone with one of our specialist instructors. There will also be time allotted for a Q & A session with the instructor.

You will be supplied with a sawbone, an implant and the instruments required to carry out the practical element.


Fri, 24 Jul

2 hours

Stifle disease - Patellar luxation featuring RidgeStop

Includes interactive sawbone session


Full & half day, hands on workshops

Each workshop gives participants the chance to carry out procedures on plastic models or cadavers, under the instruction of highly regarded tutors.

RidgeStop™ for Patella Luxation (1/2 Day pm)
RidgeStop™ - a novel surgical technique for treatment of patella luxation.

This simple, affordable alternative to sulcoplasty surgery that can be used alone, as the sole treatment for patella luxation, or as an adjunct to re-alignment operations.

The course is in two parts: a lecture based overview of the pathogenesis and treatment selection in patella luxation and a review of current surgical treatment options. This will be followed by an introduction to RidgeStop™, its application and case presentations, before a practical session where delegates will learn to use the RidgeStop™ instrumentation and implants on a synthetic bone model of a stifle.

The benefits of RidgeStop:

  • Quick and simple procedure
  • Minimally traumatic
  • Consistent ridge height achieved
  • Effective barrier enables patella tracking
  • Reversible procedure

During this session we will cover:

  • Overview of patella luxation pathophysiology
  • Diagnosis and current surgical treatments for patella luxation
  • Classifying the degree of luxation and associated deformitie
  • The development and rationale of RidgeStop™
  • The RidgeStop™ procedure
  • Dry bone practical session

By the end of this course delegates should have an understanding of:

  • The aims of sulcoplasty
  • Treatment selection in patella luxation
  • The concept of RidgeStop™
  • Complete confidence to carry out RidgeStop™ procedure


Live - Via Zoom

Features a two-hour pre-recorded presentation and demonstration, followed by a live session including performing your own sawbone RidgeStop surgery, Live,

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Taught by world leading experts

The following leading experts lecture our workshops and use our products. Confirmation of who is teaching on the day will be determined closer to the date of the event.

Bruce Nwadike



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Tickets can be purchased online in advance of the event. If you have any questions, please call us on +44 (0)845 045 0259

Stifle disease featuring RidgeStop (2 hours)

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