Welcome to the South African Orthopaedic Association (SAOA)

The Objectives of the SAOA


SAAS 2022 Save the Date

January 6, 2022by

05 January 2022 Ahead of the Curve and on Track for March 2022 Dear Colleague We are reliably informed...

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SASES -Let’s end this thing

August 7, 2021by

Let’s end this thing. It has gone on too long. We can do it – get vaccinated! The EXCO...

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SAOA 2021 Congress Photos

August 1, 2021by

The SAOA 2021 Congress photos are available to view and download in the SAOA membership login section. Video on...

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Annual Congress


Become a Member

The SAOA offers membership categories for all orthopaedic professionals. Join your peers, enjoy all the benefits and become a SAOA member today. Click on the button below to sign up.


Member Login

View your account, important downloads, update your contact information, search for peers and access your membership benefits by logging in to the members’ area of the site.



The on-line Patient Education Library of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons provides information on a variety of conditions and procedures


Orthogate is dedicated to providing ways to improve access to the information needed to make informed decisions about healthcare in orthopaedics and sports medicine.

Our Patient Resources section provides educational materials to help you understand orthopaedic problems and what options for treatment may be available from your orthopedic surgeon or muskuloskeletal health provider.