2010 Mumbai Conference

The Advances & Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery Meeting is presented by the Parekh Family Foundation. The aim of this course is to disseminate and share techniques in foot and ankle surgery with surgeons from India, South Asia, and the United States. The first annual meeting is scheduled for live surgeries and workshops, followed by didactic sessions.

The 1st annual meeting will be held on:

January 15 - 17, 2010 in Mumbai, India


The course will take place at the Tata Memorial Centre. Faculty from both the US and India will participate in the teaching during the workshops and the didactic sessions. This will provide attendees and registrants with a unique perspective on foot and ankle pathologies.

2010 Mumbai Agenda Overview

***This Agenda is tentative and subject to change.***

Day 1

Live Surgery 1 - TBA
Live Surgery 2 - TBA
Live Surgery 3 - TBA
Sawbones - Total Ankle Arthroplasty

Day 2

8:00-9:00AM-Breakfast -- Principles and Practices in Foot and Ankle 8:50-9:00AM-Introduction and Welcome (Selene Parekh, MD, Rajiv Shah, MD, Ram Prabhoo, MD) 9:00-9:15AM-Foot and ankle exam basics (Selene Parekh, MD) 9:15-9:30AM-Imaging of the foot and ankle (Bipin Shah, MD) 9:30-9:45AM-Orthoses and footwear (Anish Kadakia, MD) Hindfoot Trauma 9:45-10:00AM Pilon fractures (Malhar Dave, MD) 10:00-10:15AM-Syndesmotic injuries (Selene Parekh, MD) 10:15-10:30AM-Talar fractures (Anish Kadakia, MD) 10:30-10:45AM-Osteochondral defects (Selene Parekh, MD) 10:45-10:55AM-Questions -- Foot Trauma 10:55-11:10AM-Tea Break 11:10-11:20AM-Midfoot injuries, including Lisfranc and variants (Anish Kadakia, MD) 11:20-11:35AM-Calcaneal fractures (Rajiv Shah, MD) 11:35-11:40AM-5th Metatarsal fractures (Selene Parekh, MD) 11:40-11:55AM-Physical therapy after foot and ankle trauma (Zankhna Parekh, MSPT) 11:55AM-12:05PM-Questions Symposium Plantar Heel Pain 12:05-12:20PM-Conservative approaches to plantar heel pain (Chair - Anish Kadakia, MD
Nikesh Shah, MD) 12:20-12:35PM-Surgical approaches to plantar heel pain (Rajiv Shah, MD) 12:35-12:45PM-Questions 12:45-1:30PM-Lunch Hallux Pain 1:30-1:40PM-Approach and Management Hallux ValgusKeith Wapner, MD 1:40-1:50PM-Approach and Management Hallux RigidusJames DeOrio, MD 1:50-2:00PM-Questions Symposium Rheumatoid Foot 2:00-2:10PM-Approach and Management US Perspective (Chair - James DeOrio, MD
Keith Wapner, MD) 2:10-2:20PM-Approach and Management India Perspective (Malhar Dave, MD) 2:20-2:30PM-Questions Lesser Toe Pain, Corns, Callosities 2:30-2:40PM-Approach and Management Metatarsalgia (Keith Wapner, MD) 2:40-2:50PM-Approach and Management Claw and Hammer Toes (James DeOrio, MD) 2:50-3:00PM-Approach and Management Corns and Callosities (Anish Kadakia, MD) 3:00-3:10PM-Questions 3:10-3:20PM-Tea Break Peroneal Tendon Problems 3:20-3:30PM-Peroneal tendonitis (Anish Kadakia, MD) 3:30-3:40PM-Peroneal tendon dislocation/subluxation and tears (Selene Parekh, MD) 3:40-3:50PM-Questions Pediatrics and Tumors 3:50-4:00PM-Common pediatric foot and ankle issuesTaral Nagda, MD 4:00-4:10PM-CTEV/Clubfoot with JESS TreatmentRam Prabhoo, MD 4:10-4:20PM-Foot and ankle tumorsManish Agarwal, MD 4:20-4:30PM-Questions Video Demo 4:30-4:40PM-Ankle arthroscopy (Dinshaw Pardiwala, MD) 4:40-4:50PM-Foot and ankle blocks and injections (Anish Kadakia, MD) 4:50-5:00PM-Principles of total contact casting (Rajiv Shah, MD) 5:00-5:10PM-Questions Cases 5:10-5:30PM-Attendee case presentations (All Faculty) Adjourn

Day 3

Time 8:50-9:00AM-Introduction and Welcome Foot and Ankle Trauma 9:00-9:10AM-Lisfranc Injuries - Diagnostic Dilemma 9:10-9:20AM-Management of Open Fractures of the Foot and Ankle 9:20-9:30AM-Jones Fractures - When to Operate, When to Cast 9:30-9:40AM-Fractures in Diabetics - Approach and Management 9:40-9:50AM-Questions 9:50-10:00AM-Tips and Tricks for Application of Ex-fix for Ankle and Foot Fractures 10:00-10:10AM-Nonunions - Nonoperative Approach and Management 10:10-10:20AM-Neglected Ankle Fractures - Management and Tips 10:20-10:30AM-Nonunions - Operative Techniques and Tips 10:30-10:40AM-Questions 10:40-10:55AM-Tea Break Foot & Ankle Arthritis 10:55-11:05AM-Double and Triple Arthrodesis - Techniques and Tips 11:05-11:15AM-Lisfranc and Midtarsal Arthritis - Nonoperative approach 11:15-11:25AM-Lisfranc and Midtarsal Arthrodesis - Techniques and Tips 11:25-11:35AM-Hallux Rigidus - Nonoperative Approach and Management 11:35-11:45AM-Hallux Rigidus - Operative (Fusion, Soft-tissue Arthroplasty) 11:45AM-11:55AM-Pantalar Arthrodesis Using IM nail in Post Traumatic Conditions 11:55-12:05PM-Questions 12:05-1:00PM-Lunch Foot & Ankle Sports 1:00-1:10PM-Ankle Arthroscopy - Techniques and Tips 1:10-1:20PM-Osteochondral Defects - Approach and Management 1:20-1:30PM-Posterior Ankle Arthroscopy - Techniques and Tips 1:30-1:40PM-Subtalar Arthroscopy - Techniques and Tips 1:40-1:50PM-Questions Neurologic Foot 1:50-2:00PM-Midfoot Sprains - Approach and Management 2:00-2:10PM-Turf Toe Injuries - Approach and Management 2:10-2:20PM-Stress Fractures - Approach and Management 2:20-2:30PM-Introduction to Minimally Invasive Surgery in Foot and Ankle 2:30-2:40PM-Questions Miscellaneous Foot & Ankle 2:40-2:50PM-Pes Planus Deformity - Approach and Management 2:50-3:00PM-Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome - Approach and Management 3:00-3:10PM-Morton's Neuroma - Approach and Management 3:10-3:20PM-Approach and Management of the Neuropathic Foot and Ankle 3:20-3:50PM-Negative Pressure Therapy/VAC Applications and Demonstration 3:50-4:00PM-Questions and Wrap Up

Conference Faculty

International Course Chair

Selene G. Parekh, MD, MBA

National Course Chair

Rajiv S. Shah, MBBS

Local Course Chairpersons

Manish Agarwal, MD
Ram Prabhoo, MD


James DeOrio, MD

Keith L. Wapner, MD

Anish Kadakia, MD

Zankhna S. Parekh, MS, PT


Dr. Malhar Dave

Dr. Nikesh Shah

Dinshaw Pardiwala, MS

2010 Mumbai Sponsors


Parekh Family Foundation
Memo Metal, Inc.


Small Bone Innovation