2015 Quatre Bornes Meeting

The Organising Committee is committed to engaging with delegates through a dynamic and informative program of speakers, and aim to facilitate networking and business opportunities for sponsors through an interactive conference and a ceremonial Gala dinner.

Delegates will include doctors, surgeons, orthopaedists, chiropractor, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, medical students, lecturers and professors from universities and other medical representatives from the medical and educational fields.

We look forward to your participation in this incredible venture, and to welcoming you in Mauritius in July 2015.

The 1st Parekh Foot and Ankle Conference in Mautitius will be held on:

July 3-4, 2015 in Quatre Bornes, Mauritius


The conference will take place at the Le Ceridian Learning Center.

Le Ceridian Learning Center
1st Floor, Orbis Court
Quatre Bornes, Mauritius


2015 Quatre Bornes Agenda Overview

Day 1 - Friday, July 3, 2015

  • Registration and Breakfast
  • Welcome

Foot and Ankle Basics

  • Live demonstration of Foot and Ankle Exam
  • Imaging of the Foot and Ankle
  • Regional Anesthesia in Foot and Ankle
  • Video: Regional Anesthesia
  • Question/ Discussion / Cases


  • Anterior Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Posterior Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Video: Anterior & Posterior Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Question/ Discussion / Cases

Trauma I

  • Ankle Fracture Controversies: Syndesmosis & Posterior Malleolus Fractures
  • Video: ORIF Syndesmosis (Screws vs. Tightrope), ORIF Posterior Malleolus
  • Pilon Fractures
  • Calcaneal Fractures
  • Video: ORIF Calcaneus MIS, Lateral Extensile
  • Talus Fractures
  • Lisfranc Injuriess
  • Jones Fractures
  • Lunch & Adjourn

Day 2 - Saturday, July 4, 2015

  • Welcome / Announcements

Tendon I

  • Acute Achilles Rupture
  • Video: Mini-open, Formal Open
  • Achilles Tendinosis – Insertional & Non-Insertional
  • Video: Debridement with and without FHL Transfer
  • The Missed Achilles Tear - Now What?
  • Video: VY Lengthen, Turn Down, etc. -FHL
  • Peroneal Disorders
  • Video: Primary Repair, Allograft
  • Question/ Discussion / Cases

Tendon II

  • Posterior Tibialis Tendon Dysfunction – Etiology, Non-Op, Stage I
  • Posterior Tibialis Tendon Dysfunction – Stage II
  • Posterior Tibialis Tendon Dysfunction –Stage III & IV


  • The Diabetic Foot - Nonsurgical Care, Daily Foot Care
  • Fractures in the Diabetic
  • Charcot Foot and Ankle Surgical Care
  • Amputations of the Foot and Ankle
  • Question/ Discussion / Cases

Hindfoot Arthritis

  • Ankle Arthritis & Arthrodesis
  • Video: Ankle Arthrodesis
  • Subtalar Arthrodesis
  • Video: Subtalar Arthrodesis
  • Tibiotalarcalcaneal Fusions - When and How?
  • Video: TTC Fusion
  • Total Ankle Arthroplasty
  • Question/ Discussion / Cases

Trauma II

  • The Malunited Ankle - What to do?
  • Video: Approach to Malunited Ankle
  • The Painful, Malunited Calcaneus - Now What?
  • Video: Distraction Subtalar Arthrodesis
  • The Missed Lisfranc - How to Relieve the Pain
  • Question/ Discussion / Cases


  • Hallux Rigidus - Treating without Surgery
  • Hallux Rigidus - Surgical Options
  • Video: Cheilectomy, 1st MTP Fusion, Interpositional Grafting
  • Hallux Valgus Surgeries
  • Video: Mann, SCARF, Big Shift Chevron
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Video: Morton's Approach
  • Question/ Discussion / Cases
  • Wrap Up


If you have questions about the conference, please contact us.