Seattle Lower Extremity Surgical Symposium (SLESS)

Highline Medical Center
March 21-23, 2019
Up to 20 CECH

Join us for the 3rd Annual Seattle Lower Extremity Surgery Symposium—SLESS offers continuing medical education on surgical techniques for lower extremity trauma and reconstruction. SLESS is a 3-day course, featuring two days of didactic lectures and one day of cadaveric skills sessions. Learn from a faculty of leading (MD and DPM) lower extremity surgeons.

This very popular course provides surgical exposure and hands-on training in external fixation, total ankle replacement, Charcot Reconstruction, and muscle flap techniques.

At the conclusion of the course, participants will have an understanding of:

  • Total ankle replacement, revision and fusion
  • Talectomy and TC fusion techniques
  • Charcot reconstruction with beaming rods and external fixation
  • Anatomical considerations for muscle flap procedures
  • Muscle flap techniques for soleus, gastrocnemius, peroneus brevis flaps and others
  • Muscle flap stabilization with external fixation
  • General nerve application for the lower extremity

Course Fees

Day 1 and 2 - Lectures Only:
Physicians/Fellows - $350 ($400 after 2/23/2019)
Residents** - $50 ($100 after 2/23/2019)
Up to 12 CME

Days 1-3 - Lectures and Cadaver Skills Workshop:
Physicians/Fellows - $1,400 ($1,450 after 2/23/2019)
Up to 20 CME
Cadaver Skills Workshop limited to the first 20 registrants!


Online Registration is CLOSED. You may now register at-the-door


Course fee does not include hotel expenses.

Cedarbrook Lodge


Cancellation Policy
Cancellation requests must be received in writing. Requests received by IFAF four (4) weeks prior to the course date will receive a full refund minus $150 administrative fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations received less than four (4) weeks prior to the course. However, a certificate of transfer may be given to any cancellation one (1) month out for a similar future seminar within one (1) year.

* CPME Approved
**with a letter from Director. Lectures Only. Workshops not available to Residents.