There are many reasons to join the NPOS!

A few testimonials from current members...

  • Membership means fellowship and talk with other orthopaedic surgeons about ortho problems, as well as other common concerns or problems... John Bargren
  • NPOS is an enjoyable way to stay current in orthopedic knowledge. The social activities and friendships established with other orthopedist in the NW are priceless… Ray North
  • Membership provides a great way to meet orthopedists in our area who have similar interests and at the same time see the different areas of the Northwest that make this the best place to live. As a bonus, we get a great meeting that gives us up-to-date information on current topics that are relevant from which I can always carry home a pearl. It is a great meeting to take your spouse… Mark Meier
  • Membership with NPOS provides the ideal opportunity to develop a professional relationship with regional colleagues for the exchange of clinical and management experience and innovations in open, informal settings… Terrence Carter
  • I am a member of NPOS because I get a chance to meet and interact with orthopedists from throughout the Northwest in a small group setting without the hustle and bustle of larger meetings… David Noall
  • NPOS affords me the opportunity to share concerns, tips and insights with a friendly group of "real" orthopedists… Jonathan Keeve

Benefits of NPOS Membership

  • Annual Meeting - Held in the early fall, this fabulous event offers quality education and networking opportunities.  We offer 9-10 CME (Continuing Medical Education) hours which is sponsored through the AAOS and ACCME.  Each annual meeting is held at a high-quality venue in our member states (typically rotates between Oregon, Washington, and Idaho).  We are known for the camaraderie and life-long friendships cultivated at the NPOS meetings.
  • Membership Directory - Printed annually, this valuable guide is a tool to encourage member referrals and communication amongst members.
  • NPOS Website - Our new website is designed to be a resource for members to register for events online, make payments online, network and communicate with fellow members.  There are so many resources and functions we hope you take advantage of!  Not sure where to start?  Call us in the NPOS office to discuss!