NewZNew (Chandigarh) : 1st Elite Arthroplasty Congress 2015 is being organized by Max Elite Institute of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement on 14th and 15th November at Hotel JW Marriott here. Designer surgeons from across Globe will be attending to showcase state of art technology in hip & knee replacement.
Theme of the Congress, to be attended by 300 Orthopedics surgeons from across India and leading Arthroplasty surgeons from across the world, will be ‘Human care built on Technology’.
Addressing media persons here today, Dr. Manuj Wadhwa, Director and Head, Max Elite Institute of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement, Mohali and also the Course Director of the Congress, said, “Max Elite Institute of Orthopedics and Joint Replacement has distinguished itself over the years as a Centre of Excellence in Orthopedics and Joint Replacement in the region. Today, it is my proud privilege to invite you to the First ever Elite Arthroplasty Congress in the country being held at the City Beautiful on 14th and 15th November.”
Dr. Wadhwa added, Max Elite Institute has always been deeply involved with the evolution of advancements in the field of Joint replacement as well as launch of cutting edge technology that hugely benefits clinical outcomes. Continuing with this inheritance, we are bringing together stalwarts from across the globe, a galaxy of the sharpest minds, to deliberate, discuss and debate over various issues in the field of Arthroplasty.
The Congress will be a launch platform of latest technology in hip & knee replacement for the first time in India where eminent names from field of Joint replacement from across India will also be joining in. Congress will focus on latest bio-material that can improve longevity of hip & knee replacement.
First time in India launches are also being showcased in Congress: Knee, i.e. Journey II & Hip i.e. SMF Stem. While Journey II will be a long lasting knee implant, it’s a physiologically matching implant, an active knee solution. Hip SMF Stem launch will be revolutionary as it involves less bone loss and early rehabilitation of the patient.
Dr Alfred Tria, who is a big name in the field of Arthroplasty will also be present at the Congress. He is the International Program Director for International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR). Designer surgeons Dr. Francesco Falez (Italy) & Dr. Wolfgang Klauser and Dr. Sabine Schmitt (Germany) will be there to debate on newer implant designs.
It will involve more than 10 joint replacement surgeries covering the entire spectrum of Joint Replacement procedures to be transmitted live. Internationally acclaimed designer surgeons will be there with Dr. Manuj while live surgeries are being performed in Max Hospital and transmitted live in JW Marriott. Other highlights of the two-day Congress include debates on controversial topics, pre-operative planning sessions, and discussion on challenging cases and hands on workshop sessions.