IFASCON 2023, Nagpur

President Message

Dear Seniors and Friends,


Indian Foot and Ankle has been growing leaps and bounds since last few years and we are looking at a whole lot of youngsters wanting to become exclusive Foot and Ankle surgeons. IFASCON 2023 our annual conference is an amalgam of academics and opportunities to get into numerous fellowships and awards. As always, in addition to the educational sessions, there will be numerous opportunities for networking with colleagues across the country as well as from other countries giving an prospect to develop Foot and Ankle in your region.

I take this opportunity to inform you that the organizing committee of the 35TH annual conference of Indian foot and Ankle Society, IFASCON 2023 is putting up all the efforts for a magnificent show. Dr Girish Motwani and his team with the Vidarbha Orthopaedic Society, Nagpur have gone all out to make this event a memorable academic event. The organizers expect all IFAS members to mark their calendars well in time for this intellectual excellence. Hope to see you in large numbers at Centre of India: Nagpur for I FASCON 2023.

Organizing Chairman Message

Dear Colleagues It gives me immense pleasure and privilege to invite you to participate for the prestigious 35th Annual Conference of the Indian Foot and Ankle Society “IFASCON 2023” in association with Vidarbha Orthopedic Society Nagpur, to be held at Nagpur on 25th , 26th & 27th August 2023.

“IFASCON 2023” will be a perfect academic feast with the most learned and experienced faculties. We are all set to serve you the academic bonanza of recent advances, sweetness of basic day to day orthopedics, sizzling hot topics and debatable problems with their well acceptable solutions.

We will have a galaxy of International and National faculties who will be available for one to one discussion and interaction with the delegates. We have team of experts from other countries to deliberate on a CME on Ankle arthroscopy & Deformity corrections and more industry symposia to quench your academic thirst.

The Masters are all ready to give us the best and highest quality of scientific information but now the onus lies on all of us, about how fruitful discussions and debate we can build. For this important reason we welcome all of you to join hands with us and carry the best take home message from this your very own conference.

We also ensure you the best of the hospitality and cultural bonanza. This time we are offering residential packages for the conference which helps in more interaction andbonding amongst us. So kindly block 25th, 26th & 27th August 2023 in your calendars and take the advantage of early bird registration.

Nagpur is

  • Known for Oranges.
  • "Zero Mile Marker" the geographical center of India.
  • Recognized for Culture & Hospitality.
  • Tiger Capital of India.
  • Labeled as Green city & Clean City.
  • City of Academic Excellence.


Dr Sureshwar Pandey

Chief Patron

Dr Rajiv Shah


Dr Rajesh Simon

President, IFAS 2023

Dr Inderjit Singh

Secretary, IFAS 2023

Organising Team

Dr Wasudeo Gadegone

Conference Chairman

Dr Rajendra Chandak

Organizing Chairman

Dr Girish Motwani

Organizing Secretary

Dr S M Ajoy

Chairman Scientific Committee

Dr Pradeep Moonot

Organizing Co-Chairman

Dr Abhijit Bandopadhyay

Organizing Co-Chairman

Dr Gopal Kela


Dr Rahul Upadhyay

Fellowship Co-Ordinator

Dr Makrand Dhopavkar

President VOS

Dr Ninad Godghate

Hon. Secretary VOS

Dr Anup Kothari

President Elect, VOS

International Faculty

Many More Eminent International & National Faculties...

National Advisory Board Members

Dr Abdul Gafoor

Dr Mahendra Kudchadkar

Dr Sampat Dumbre Patil

Dr Abhishek Jain

Dr Malhar Dave

Dr Shantanu Anand

Dr Abhishek Kini

Dr Maninder Shah Singh

Dr Shyam Thakkar

Dr Alok Jain

Dr Nikesh Shah

Dr Aditya Somayaji

Dr Balvindar Rana

Dr Parth Parekh

Dr Arun Kumar Ramanathan

Dr Gurunath Wachhe

Dr Partibhan Jeya Paul

Dr Hitin Mathur

Dr Rajiv Vohra

Dr Kamal Dureja

Dr S R Sundarajan

Conference Highlights

  • More than 10 World Renowned International Faculties
  • More than 30 National Faculties
  • Full Day Preconference Workshop
  • “NEVER SEEN” Oration
  • Live Surgeries by Internationals Experts
  • Debates
  • International Fellowship
  • Saw Bone Workshops
  • Dedicated Lectures
  • Panel Discussions
  • Expert Surgeries Videos Demonstration
  • PG Course
  • Best Paper Award session