Hundreds of seasoned and budding Orthopedics from different parts of the world participated in a global conference held in Madhya Pradeshs Indore city recently.
The conference titled — Recent Advances in Orthopedics — was conceptualised as a confluence of education in an advanced branches of Orthopedics covering complex Total Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement, Spine Surgeries and Live Surgeries.
The world meet, participated by over 500 delegates, was meant to share knowledge worldwide under the aegis Shalby Hospitals, Ahmedabad.
It aimed at bringing together National and International faculties and delegates on a common platform in the Annual conclave of Orthopedics in India.
Dr. Vikram I. Shah, noted Knee Replacement Surgeon of Shalby Hospitals, Ahmedabad, credited with invention of Zero Technique which revolutionized the Surgical process in Total Knee Replacement surgery (TKR) was the Patron of Orthotrends while, Dr. J.A. Pachore, Internationally renowned Hip Replacement (THR) Surgeon and Director, Department of Total Hip Replacement, Shalby Hospitals was Chairman of the conference, the acclaimed learning initiative in Orthopedics.
In his Keynote address, Dr. Shah described the event as Orthopedics as never before and hailed the achievements of Indian Orthopedics.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. Shah took the audience through the journey of Shalby which began in 1994 with a six-bed hospital in Ahmedabad. Today, Shalby Hospitals operates 10 multispecialty hospitals in Western and Central India, mostly covering the tier II and Tier III cities where patients were deprived of advanced medical facilities in absence of expertise and modern infrastructure.
With the launch of two multi-specialty hospitals in the State of Madhya Pradesh, Jabalpur adn Indore, Shalby has become the largest multi-specialty hospital chain in MP, serving the populace of these cities and its catchment areas. Three more multi-specialty hospitals are mooted for commissioning in cities Jaipur, Surat and Naroda (Ahmedabad ) by the close of 2016.
The sessions of the conference spread over two days is slated to cover topics New Frontiers in Orthopedics, Minimally Invasive Spine surgery, Primary TKR, Longevity of Total Hip in Avascular Necrosis, Tips & Tricks in Complex Trauma, Pelvic Acetabular Trauma, Surgical ution of Primary THR, Complex TKR, Safer Surgery in Complex Hip, Revision TKR, Case studies, Panel discussions and Keynote addresses by eminent faculties.
On the sidelines of ORTHOTRENDS, 2016, an exhibition, participated by the surgical, pharmaceutical and allied industries, was also organised.