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    • January 8 - 10, 2021


CONVENER Dr. Vaibhav Bagaria
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CO-CONVENER Dr. Akash Saraogi
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Dr. Ashish Phadnis
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Maximum Delegates: 60
Course Fees: 2360/-
Date: January 8 - 10, 2021


Prof. Christian Heiss (Germany)

Prof. Emmanuel Thienpont (Belgium)

Prof. Fares Haddad (UK)

Mr. Hajime Nagai (UK)

Prof. Hemant Pandit (UK)

Prof. Javad Parvizi (USA)

Prof. Martyn Porter (UK)

Mr. Nikhil Shah (UK)

Prof. Oliver Marin Pena (Spain)

Dr. Ravi Bashyal (USA)

Prof. Riaz Khan (Australia)

Prof. Tim Board (UK)

Prof. Videsh Raut (UK)


Dr. Abhijeet Kale

Dr. Anoop Dhamangaonkar

Dr. Arun Mullaji

Dr. Atul Panghate

Dr. Ashok Rajgopal

Dr. Dilip Tanna

Dr. Eknath Pawar

Dr. Gurava Reddy

Dr. Harish Bhende

Dr. Lokesh Naik

Dr. Milind Patil

Dr. Milind Sawant

Dr. Mudit Khanna

Dr. Mohan Desai

Dr. Naudshad Hussain

Dr. Nilen Shah

Dr. Pradeep Bhosale

Dr. Rajesh Maniar

Dr. Sangeet Gawahle

Dr. Santosh Shetty

Dr. Shridhar Archik

Dr. Shrinand Vaidya

Dr. Shubranshu Mohanty

Dr. Siddharth Yadav

Dr. Vijay Singh

Dr. Vivek Shetty


  DAY 1: 8TH JAN 2021
3:55 PM Welcome and Overview
4:00 - 5:30 PM
(10 min each; 20 min discussion)
Interactive Talks
  1. The balance Swings and when it fails - tips on balancing: Dr. Rajesh Maniar
  2. Choosing implants - Philosophy, Economics, Whims!: Dr. Nilen Shah
  3. The re-dos - The dos and don’ts of the re-dos: Dr. Ashok Rajgopal
  4. Philosophy of Cones, hinges and stems: Dr. Arun Mullaji
  5. Enhanced Recovery Protocol: Dr. Shridhar Archik6. Anterior knee post TKR: Dr. S. V. Vaidya
  6. Articular Surface navigation: Dr. Nilen Shah
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
(10 min each; 30 min discussion)
Surgical techniques and tricks:
  1. Make the Cut - learn the nuances of the 6 cuts: Dr. Milind Patil
  2. Releases - Popliteus and Piecrusting: Dr. Hemant Wakhankar
  3. Resurfacing Patellae: Dr. Siddharth Yadav
  4. Kinematic Alignment: Dr. Vivek Shetty
  5. Unicompartmental Knee Replacement: Dr. Hemant Pandit
  6. Robotic Knee Replacement: Dr. Fares Haddad
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
(5 cases - 10 min each)
Case Discussion:
Faculty: Dr. Ashish Phadnis, Dr. Anoop Dhamangaonkar, Dr. Mudit Khanna, Dr. Siddharth Yadav, Dr. Vivek Shetty, Dr. Santosh Shetty, Dr. Vijay Singh
  DAY 2: 9TH JAN 2021 - The Hip Day
3:55 PM Welcome and Overview
4:00 - 5:30 PM
(10 min each; 20 min discussion)
Interactive Talks:
  1. Planning and executing a complex Primary Hip: Prof. Oliver M. Pena
  2. Customised implants for complex hips: Prof. Tim Board
  3. THR for Sickle Cell disease: Dr. Javahir Pachore
  4. Dual mobility in THR - is it answer for instability?: Prof. Riaz Khan
  5. Managing periprosthetic fractures: Dr. Dilip Tanna
  6. Bone Strut graft for B3 Vancouver PPF: Mr. Nikhil Shah
  7. Total Femur Replacement - Light at end of Tunnel: Prof. M. Porter
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
(10 min each; 30 min discussion)
Surgical techniques and tricks:
  1. Direct anterior approach technique: Prof. Javad Parvizi
  2. Tent Approach for difficult Hips: Dr. Harish Bhende
  3. Ankylosed Hips: Dr. Pradeep Bhosale
  4. Arthroplasty for Intertrochanteric Fractures: Dr. S. Gawhale
6:30 PM - 6:45 PM Keynote: Dr Javad Parvizi
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM
(5 cases - 10 min each)
Case Discussion:
Faculty: Dr. Akash Saraogi, Dr. Lokesh Naik, Dr. Milind Sawant, Dr. Atul Panghate, Dr. Naushad Hussain, Dr. Abhijeet Kale, Dr. Eknath Pawar, Dr. Mohan Desai
  DAY 3: 10TH JAN 2021
2:55 PM Welcome and Overview:
3:00 PM - 3: 30 PM Debate A: 10 min each; 2 min rebuttal
Moderator: Dr. Hemant Wakankar
Robotic TKR – Has it truly arrived?
Affirmative - Worth every penny: Dr. Gurava Reddy
No: No proven benefit over navigation and at an astronomical cost: Dr. Arun Mullaji
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Insight Session: 5 critical Tips
  1. Valgus Knee - my tricks: Prof. Videsh Raut
  2. Choosing the alignment philosophy: Prof. Emmanuel Thienpont
  3. Pain control post knee replacement: Prof. Hemant Pandit
  4. One stage Revision Surgery for knees: Prof. Fares Haddad
  5. One stage revision for Hips: Mr. Hajime Nagai
  6. Managing Instability post THR: Dr. P. Suryanaryan
  7. Using Metaphyseal Cones in revision TKA: Dr. Ashok Rajgopal
  8. VTE post arthroplasty: Dr. Javad Parvizi
  9. Executing a perfect Uni: Prof. Riaz Khan
  10. Out patient Joint Replacement: Dr. Ravi Bashyal
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM Debate B:
Moderator: Dr. Aseem Parekh
To cement or not: is it still a question?
Affirmative - The bond and philosophy is strong as ever: Dr. Harish Bhende
Disagree - Once more – it’s the biology dear: Prof. Tim Board
Audience Question / Panel Discussion: 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM IST
Panelist: Prof. Riaz Khan, Dr. Ravi Bashyal, Prof. Hemant Pandit, Prof. Faras Haddad, Dr. Arun Mullaji, Dr. Rajesh Maniar, Dr. Nilen Shah
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
(12 min each)
Keynote Session:
Chairpersons: Dr. Arvind Goregaonkar & Dr. Shubhranshu Mohanty
Emerging technologies in fight against infection: Prof. Christian Heiss
Fast Track Knee Arthroplasty - Status and Future Challenges: Prof. Emmanuel Thienpont
Registry - Mirror, Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?: Prof. Martyn PorterTechnique,
Technology & Transition - where are we headed?: Prof. Fares Haddad
7:45 PM Course wrap up
  • Lectures with surgical videos
  • Saw bone workshop
  • Panel discussion on interesting cases
  • Cadaveric hands-on workshop
  • Exposure to implants of different companies
  • Day 1: Complex Primary & Revision Knee
  • Day 2: Complex Primary & Revision Hip
  • Day 3: Cadaveric Workshop
  • Implant information from different companies & relevant articles will be provided to delegates.
  • An elite course which would enable delegates to make decision for managing difficult & complicated cases of hip & knee.

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It needs to be noted that any course of the BOS may be cancelled or postponed or its program may be altered / modified depending upon the situation prevalent in the country in view of the COVID 19 infection, rules and regulations by the Central Government, State Government, Municipal Corporations of the cities in which the courses are held and the institutes in which the courses are conducted.

The Bombay Orthopaedic Society will try and intimate the course delegates in advance in such circumstances. However, it may not be possible for the BOS to intimate or inform the delegates in reasonable time, in case the courses need to be cancelled at a shorter notice.

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