Main Conference Day 1

Thursday - 15 November 2018

07:30 Registration and Refreshments

Registration and Refreshments


08:00 Opening Remarks by the Conference Chair

Chairman

Dr. Khalid Alawadi

Dr. Khalid Alawadi

Consultant Hand and Plastic Surgeon, Trauma Department - Rashid Hospital, UAE; President - Emirates Hand Surgery Chapter; Vice President - Emirates Plastic Surgery Society


08:30 Soft Tissue Coverage in Upper Limb

Speaker

Dr. S Raja Sabapathy

Dr. S Raja Sabapathy

Chairman, Department of Plastic Surgery, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery and Burns, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, India


08:45 Making a Thumb, A Reconstructive Cascade

Speaker

Dr. Khaled Al Awadhi

Dr. Khaled Al Awadhi

Consultant Hand and Plastic Surgeon, Trauma Department - Rashid Hospital, UAE; President - Emirates Hand Surgery Chapter; Vice President - Emirates Plastic Surgery Society


09:00 Flexor Tendon Injury in Hand

Speaker

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Secretary, Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH), Chairman, Vedant Hospital, India


09:15 Rehabilitation for Flexor Tendon

Speaker

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Secretary, Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH), Chairman, Vedant Hospital, India


09:30 Peripheral Nerve Injuries

Speaker

Dr. S Raja Sabapathy

Dr. S Raja Sabapathy

Chairman, Department of Plastic Surgery, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery and Burns, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, India


09:45 Peripheral Nerve Compression

Speaker

Dr. Praveen Bhardwaj

Dr. Praveen Bhardwaj

Associate Consultant, Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery at Department of Plastic, Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery, Ganga Hospital, India


10:00 Coffee and Networking Break

Coffee and Networking Break


10:15 Pitfall in Nerve Conduction Studies

Speaker

Dr. Abu Baker Al Madani

Dr. Abu Baker Al Madani

Consultant Neurologist, Head of Neurology Department, Rashid Hospital, UAE


10:30 Nerve Gap in Nerve Repair

Speaker

Dr. Nebojsa Jovanovic

Dr. Nebojsa Jovanovic

Consultant Orthopedic, Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, Trauma Department - Rashid Hospital, UAE


10:45 Tendon Transfer

Speaker

Dr. Praveen Bhardwaj

Dr. Praveen Bhardwaj

Associate Consultant, Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery at Department of Plastic, Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery, Ganga Hospital, India


11:00 Is Carpal Decompression a Straightforward Surgery?

Speaker

Dr. Sherif Ban

Dr. Sherif Ban

Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon, Healthpoint Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE


11:15 Carpal Tunnel Decompression, Endoscopic or Open

Speaker

Dr. Jamil Alijamali

Dr. Jamil Alijamali

Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Mediclinic Welcare Hospital, UAE


11:30 Intra-Articular Fracture in Hand, How I Tackle It?

Speaker

Dr. Nebojsa Jovanovic

Dr. Nebojsa Jovanovic

Consultant Orthopedic, Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, Trauma Department - Rashid Hospital, UAE


11:45 Game Changer in the Management of Phalanx Fracture

Speaker

Dr. Nebojsa Jovanovic

Dr. Nebojsa Jovanovic

Consultant Orthopedic, Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, Trauma Department - Rashid Hospital, UAE


12:00 Prayer and Lunch Break

Prayer and Lunch Break


13:00 Replantation Surgery

Speaker

Dr. S Raja Sabapathy

Dr. S Raja Sabapathy

Chairman, Department of Plastic Surgery, Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery and Burns, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, India


13:20 Hand Transplantation

Speaker

Prof. Mohit Sharma

Prof. Mohit Sharma

Professor at Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, School of Medicine, Kochi, India


13:40 Prosthetic Restoration of Partial Hand Loss

Speaker

Daril Atkins

Daril Atkins

Consultant Hand and Reconstructive Surgeon, Rashid Hospital, UAECertified Clinical Anaplastologist, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Rashid Hospital, UAE


14:00 Bionic Hand, Are We There?

Speaker

Dietrich H. Niklas

Dietrich H. Niklas

Managing Director, Ottobock Middle East


14:20 Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion


14:45 Coffee and Networking Break

Coffee and Networking Break


15:00 Neuroma, How I Tackle it

Speaker

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Secretary, Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH), Chairman, Vedant Hospital, India


15:15 Mallet Finger, How I Treat it

Speaker

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Dr. Rajendra Nehete

Secretary, Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand (ISSH), Chairman, Vedant Hospital, India


15:30 Role of Microsurgery in Sever Hand Trauma

Speaker

Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Eldosokey Ahmed Ebrahim

Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Eldosokey Ahmed Ebrahim

Specialist in Plastic and Microsurgery Department, Alahrar Teaching Hospital, Zagazig, Egypt


15:45 Stiff Finger, What is the Pathology?

Speaker

Dr. Khaled Al Awadhi

Dr. Khaled Al Awadhi

Consultant Hand and Plastic Surgeon, Trauma Department - Rashid Hospital, UAE; President - Emirates Hand Surgery Chapter; Vice President - Emirates Plastic Surgery Society


16:00 Free Paper Sessions


16:00 Scapho-Capitate (SC) Ratio - Its Clinical Applications
  Dr. Mohamed Mahmoud Abou Elatta
Consultant Hand Surgery, Alrazi Hospital, Kuwait
   
16:15 The Arabic Version of the Disability Arm, Shoulder and Hand (DASH) Question
  Yehia A Tfayli
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon
   
16:30 Scaphoid Fracture with Concomitant Scaphotrapezial Coalition – A Case Report
  Ahmed Isam Saad
Royal Orthopedic Hospital, UK
   
16:45 Neural Tissue Glide / NeuroDynamic Mobilization in Management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  Dr. Naima Saleh
Director, Mirdif Center for Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, UAE

18:00 End of Main Congress Day 1

End of Main Congress Day 1