Foot And Ankle trauma course

held on 16th and 17th of March 2024

– The course focused solely on traumatic conditions in the foot and ankle region, specifically fractures in and around the ankle.

Special discussions and sessions were held for

– Posterior malleolus fracture
– Syndesmotic injury
– Pediatric ankle fractures
– Diabetic ankle fractures

Another day was dedicated to

– foot injuries
– Achilles tendon rupture,
– Malunited calcaneum fractures
– Neglected ankle fractures

Half of the time was dedicated to didactic lectures delivered by the faculty,
while the other half involved interactive case discussions where participants presented cases and discussed management strategies.

Participants were judged based on their management principles and strategies.

The course aimed to prepare participants for managing foot and ankle trauma patients in emergency or outpatient settings.

Faculty of the course

Dr. Anuj Chawla, specializing in Foot and Ankle Surgery, with qualifications including MBBS, MS (Orth), DNB (Orth), MRCS (Glasg), Dip SICOT, FRCS Tr & Orth (Glasgow), and a SICOT Fellowship in Spain.

Dr. Shailesh Pai, M.B.B.S ,DNB ORTHO, TRAUMA AND PELVI ACETABULAR SURGEON , with over 12 years of experience.

Dr. Ankit Khurana, a distinguished medical professional with MBBS, DNB, and FRCS (England) qualifications. Former Senior Resident at AIIMS New Delhi, now an Assistant Professor in Orthopedics at Dr. BSA Medical College and Hospital.

Dr. Ravinder Dimri, a renowned Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon, FRCS in Trauma and Orthopedics. Acknowledged as the Best Teacher for FRCS.

Dr. Faheem Kotekar, Consultant Pediatric Orthopedic and Deformity Correction Surgeon at Tejasvini Hospital & SSIOT, specializing in pediatric orthopedics and deformity corrections.

Dr. Apurv Mehra, an Orthopedic Surgeon, Author, and Medical Educator, known for creating top Medical Learning Apps. Holds qualifications including MBBS from MAMC, MS in Orthopedics from UCMS and GTB Hospital, DNB in Orthopedics, and a Diploma from SICOT in Belgium.

2 Eminent International Faculty

Dr. Madhu Tiruveedhula, a dedicated Consultant Trauma and Orthopedic Surgeon at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, specializing in lower limb conditions and fractures.

Dr. Gowreeson Thevendran, an orthopedic surgeon at Island Orthopaedics, excelling in foot and ankle surgery, trauma/fracture surgery, and minimally invasive procedures.