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Orthopaedics in the round, from top to toe...

GP Education Orthopaedics in the round, from top to toe... "Meniscal tears, hammer toes, injuries of the hand and wrist"

Warringal Private Hospital invite you to a series of round table discussions with Orthopaedic Surgeons Terence Chin, Nigel Hartnett and Avanthi Mandaleson. Please join us for a night of interactive discussions.

When: Wednesday 19th April 2017

Where: Valensia - C.H.James, 86 Station Street, Fairfield VIC 3078

Learning Outcomes:

• Categorise meniscal tear patterns and differentiate which tears do require or do not require surgery

• Identify the level of osteoarthritis, how this relates to meniscal tears and implement a treatment regime for patients

• Construct and coordinate a treatment plan for patients with meniscal tears in the absence or presence of arthritis

• Explain the surgical and non-surgical treatment options for hallux valgus, hallux rigidus and hammer toes

• Counsel patients about indications for surgery

• Identify common sports injury patterns around the hand and wrist

• Identify common sports injury patters of the hand and wrist

• Investigate, manage and refer hand and wrist injuries when indicated



6.30pm - Registration and dinner

7.00pm - Round table discussions

                 The treatment of meniscal tears and arthritis of the knee

                Hallux valgus, hallux rigidus and hammer toes

                Hand and upper limb surgeon

9.00pm - Evaluation and close

Format: The audience will be divided in two groups. The sessions will run concurrently in separate areas on Level 8. The groups will then swap, followed by a joint Q & A.

8:00pm - Meeting Concludes


RSVP or Enquiries: Pat O'Halloran via email

Earlier Event: 5 April
Breakfast Series - Chris Kondogiannis
Later Event: 2 May
Breakfast Series - Gerald Quan