Sakra World Hospital Organises 2nd Annual Indo-Japanese Knee Course

Dear Colleagues,

1st Indo Japanese Knee Course was a great success with over 200 attendees and internationally renowned faculty. We look forward to another excellent program in 2017 and hope you will plan to join us for the 2nd Indo Japanese Knee Course.

The 2nd Annual Indo Japanese Knee Course provides the optimal architecture for interactive medical education and communication.

On behalf of Institute of Bone and Joints, Sakra World Hospital and our elite faculty, I am pleased to invite you to join us for the 2nd Indo Japanese Knee Course on 10th December 2017.

This premier course will provide a comprehensive update by practicing senior orthopedic surgeons on conventional, Computer Navigation, Robotic and custom knee replacement under one roof. It’s a unique platform getting the best of all methods of performing Knee replacement.

The senior orthopedic surgeons from India and Abroad will share their knowledge and expertise on various topics.

Each of these educational areas is timely and central to the orthopedic surgeon’s effort to maintain surgical excellence while performing the surgery.

We look forward to seeing you.

Highlights of the Course - Computer Navigation knee Replacement, Custom Knee Replacement and Robotic Knee replacement

Limited Seats Available, Registration Mandatory


Organizing Committee

Dr. Chandrashekar P.

Courses Chairman
Sakra Indo-Japanese Knee Course

Dr. Banarji B. H.

Organizing Secretary
Sakra Indo-Japanese Knee Course

Dr. Nataraj H. M.

Organizing Joint Secretary

Dr. Nagaraj H S.

Scientific Committee

Dr. Adarsh Babu K.

Technical Committee


Registration, Inauguration & Breakfast (8 am to 9 am)

Session 1 – Conventional Knee Replacement (9 am to 10.30 am)

Evolution of various designs of Knee Replacement Implant – Dr. Nataraj H M

How I do my conventional Primary Knee Replacement – Dr. A S Thennavan.

The Choice of Implant in difficult Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty – Dr. Vijay Mohan

Measured Resectors vs. Gap Balancers – Dr. Gopinathan P

What’s my Femoral and Tibial Rotation – Dr. A S Thennavan.

TKA in Extra Articular Deformities – Dr. Rajesh Malhotra.

TKA in Post Traumatic Osteoarthritis – Dr. Gopinathan P

Co-relation between Patella femoral Joint Pressure and Knee Kinematics after Total Knee Arthroplasty –Dr. Tomohiro Onodera

Patellofemoral Arthroplasty with Tibial Tubercle Transfer (Case Report) - Dr. Chandrashekar P

An acellular single-step technique for cartilage injury of the knee – Dr. Tomohiro Onodera.

Tea Break (10.30 am to 10.45 am)

Live Surgery (10.45 am to 12:00 pm)

High Flex Computer Navigated Knee Replacement – Dr. Chandrashekar P

Session 2 – Computer, Robotic and Custom Knee Replacement (12:00 pm to 1:30 pm)

History of Computer assisted Navigation Replacement - Dr. Nataraj H M

Basics of Navigation Surgery and How I do my Navigation Knee Replacement? - Dr. Ramesh Chandra K

Conventional Vs Computer Navigation Knee Replacement – Dr. Rajesh Malhotra

Why surgeons need to customize their Knee Replacement? – Dr. Vivek Neginal

Hand Held Navigation System – Dr. Rajesh Malhotra

Is CAS in TKA mainstream? – Dr. Chandrashekar P.

Lunch Break (1:30 pm to 2:00 pm)

Live Surgery (2:00 pm to 3:15 pm)

Pocket Navigation/Computer Navigated Unicondylar Knee Replacement – Dr. Rajesh Malhotra

Tea Break (3:15pm to 3:30 pm)

Video Demonstration (3:30 pm to 4:15 pm)

Robotic Total Knee and Unicondylar Replacement – Dr. Vivek Neginal

Symposium (4:15 pm to 5:00 pm)

Navigation vs. Robotics vs. Conventional Knee Replacement – All Faculty

Key Speakers

Dr. Nao Shibanuma

Dr. Tomohiro Onodera

Orthopedics Department, Hokkaido University,
Sapporo Japan
Dr. Chandrashekar P.

Dr. Chandrashekar P.

HOD & Senior Consultant
Sakra Institute of Bone & Joints,
Bangalore, India
Prof. Rajesh Malhotra

Prof. Rajesh Malhotra

Head, Dept of Orthopedics AllMS,
Delhi, India
Dr. Vivek Neginhal

Dr. Vivek Neginhal

Director of Joint Replacement at Saint Mary’s Medical Center,
Huntington, USA
Dr RameshChandra K

Dr. Ramesh Chandra K

Managing Director & Chief Orthopedic Surgeon,
Zoi Hospitals, Hyderabad, India
Dr. Vijayamohan S.

Dr. Vijayamohan S.

Lead Consultant, Department of Orthopaedics,
Aster Medcity , Kochi, India
Dr. Banarji B. H.

Dr. Banarji B. H.

Senior Consultant – Sakra Institute of Bone and Joints,
Bangalore, India
Dr. Nataraj H. M.

Dr. Nataraj H. M.

Consultant – Sakra Institute of Bone and Joints,
Bangalore, India
Dr. Gopinathan P

Prof. Gopinathan P

Senior orthopedic & Joint Replacement surgeon,
GMC Ortho Trust, Calicut
Dr. Vivek Neginhal

Dr. A S Thennavan

Senior Consultant, Department of Orthopaedics,
KMCH, Coimbatore


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Novotel Hotel, Outer Ring Road, Bellandur, Bangalore.
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