2017 Chennai Agenda Overview

An overview of the 2017 Chennai Conference is below. Click a section to get more information. To get downloads of the presentations and papers, AFTER the meeting, please sign into the Forum. In addition to the session below, there will be sessions dedicated to case presentations and audience discussions. We suggest that you bring cases on a thumb drive to present at the meeting.

Foot and Ankle Basics

  • Physical Examinations and How to Diagnose
  • How to do Imaging – Recent Advances-3D Printing and Demonstration
  • Anesthesia and Positioning

Foot and Ankle Trauma: Concepts, Principles, How to Plan and Perform

  • Recent Advances in Ankle Fractures - Posterior Malleolus Fractures
  • Recent Concepts in Syndesmotic Injuries
  • Understand injury and deciding approach and implant for Pilon Fractures
  • Talus Fractures - Minimally Invasive – Which screw, From where? Plate?
  • Recent Advances in Calcaneal Fractures - Minimally invasive Approaches
  • Lisfranc – Multiple Metatarsals – Compartment Syndrome and Many More

Tendon Issues: Recent Advances, Principles, Identify Source of Pain

  • Tendo-Achilles Rupture - Acute and Chronic
  • Achilles Tendonitis and Tendinopathy
  • Peroneal Tendonitis and Tears
  • Anterior Tibial Tendinopathy
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Stage 1, 2, 3 Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction

Arthritis Issues: Recent Advances, Principles, Identify Source of Pain

  • Ankle Arthritis - Nonoperative Management
  • Ankle Arthritis - Distraction Arthroplasty
  • Ankle Arthritis - Fusion (open, arthroscopic, and mini)
  • Ankle Arthritis - Total Ankle Replacement
  • Subtalar Arthritis
  • Subtalar Arthritis - Distraction Arthrodesis
  • Tibiotalocalcaneal Fusions 
  • Midfoot Arthritis - Nonoperative and Operative Management
  • Delayed Presentation of Lisfranc Injuries and TMT Arthritis - Nonoperative and Operative Approach

Common Foot & Ankle Issues: Concepts, Principles, Management

  • Claw and Hammer Toes
  • Plantar Heel Pain
  • Neuropathic Foot and Ankle
  • Stress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle
  • Physical Therapy of the Foot and Ankle
  • Equinus Ankle
  • Osteotomies of the Foot and Ankle
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Sesamoid Pathologies
  • Common Tumors of the Foot and Ankle
  • Congenital Deformities
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics and Many More

Ligament & Sports Related Problems: Concepts, Management

  • Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Acute Ankle Sprains (bracing, PT, medial ankle)
  • Chronic Anterolateral Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Instability
  • Medial Deltoid Ligament Injury and Reconstruction

Surgical Videos/Classes

  • Recorded Surgical Videos
  • Ask the Experts
  • Live Saw Bone Workshops
  • Live Surgeries

Questions?

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