Dr. Akhavan has also lecture nationally on the subject.
Current Research includes pioneering a new procedure- "THE LABRAL SCAFFOLD" . This procedure allows for filling of bony defects in shoulder instability without having to perform a LATARJET procedure. Early results show a promising procedure for a very difficult problem.
DR. Sam Akhavan Lectures on Principles of Shoulder Instability
The Labral Scaffold Procedure: Cadaveric Skin is used to augment a bony defect