Elite Arthroplasty Congress 2016
The Elite Congress 2016′ kicked off in Chandigarh on Saturday. The Congress which is themed on ‘Human Care Built on Complex Primary and Revision Arthroplasty’ will showcase path breaking technology created by designer surgeons, in the field of knee replacement and hip replacement, through live surgeries.
According to Dr Manuj Wadhwa, Course Director, “We at Elite Orthopaedics have been working hard to innovate technologies in Joint Replacement for better clinical outcomes. In this direction we are putting up a Congress that promises to be a watershed in the medical history of India. The reason: some of the best brains in Orthopaedics and Joint replacement will showcase latest techniques and best practices being followed Globally. A revolutionary stride is being taken at the Congress — unveiling, at a National level, of Robotics—which will make Multicompartmental Knee Replacement and Hip Replacement, by use of Robotic Science, a reality, in India.”
Cutting Edge Technology – the Mako Robotics Arm Assisted Joint Replacement Surgery which will be conducted by Dr Frederick Buechel Jr – a Robotic Surgeon from USA, will be beamed live, to an expert audience. And the second Robotics Surgery through Hand held Navio Robotic instrumentation is by Dr.Jeffrey Geller from USA, this will be conducted at Max Hospital and again will be shown live to delegates at the Congress.
The Congress over 2 days will see around 8-10 live surgeries that will be beamed live from Max Hospital, Mohali to JW Marriott; where over 400 delegates attending the Congress will witness these. After the real time demonstration of latest techniques and technology used, there will be panel discussions, debates and insightful brainstorming sessions amongst International and National experts in the field. Controversial issues in the field of Arthroplasty and revision surgeries will be taken up and discussed to arrive at conclusions.
What’s more, for the first time Chandigarh will be home to, National level launches of different cutting edge Orthopaedic innovations. The Pan India launch of Anthem Total Knee system will be a breakthrough. The system has been devised by Designer surgeon Dr Manuj Wadhwa who is also the Course Director and is tailor developed for an Indian & Asian population.