International Day for Persons of Disability 2019 Programme at ICCONS, Shoranur, Kerala
I am happy to announce that we successfully organised a #Clubfoot Parental Awareness and Caregiving Programme at the Palakkad District Co-operative Hospital, #Palakkad, #Kerala on August 31st, 2019. This was done to organise parents into a self support group and to provide parents the necessary group counselling on #Ponseti Method of #Clubfoot treatment. @childortho @dreaswar
#clubfoot guide and interactive session for patents at #Palakkad Cooperative Hospital.
The program includes a lecture by me on Clubfoot for parents and a interaction with our Clubfoot Care Team , Orthosis Check, Doubts about casting, checking recurrence of deformity and general clarification on Clubfoot care. Parents will have an opportunity to interact with other parents exchange their experience about treatment, the issues and build a support community.
National Bone and Joint Day Celebrations 2019 – Free Orthopaedic Medical Camp at Palakkad, Kerala
Free #Medical Camp for #Paediatric #Orthopaedic #Deformities, #CerebralPalsy and #Neurological disorders at #Palakkad, #Kerala
As planned we will be conducting the free #CerebralPalsy and #PaediatricOrthopaedic medical camp this month on 21st at Palakkad, Kerala. It will be held at Life Care Physiotherapy Clinic, Fort Maidan, Palak kar, Kerala.
I will be examining children with orthopedic problems, limb deformities, birth deformities like #ClubFoot, Cerebral Palsy and Spine disorders like #Scoliosis.
Like last time this camp will be conducted in association with #SevaBharathi who will provide logistic support. A big thanks the people and volunteers of SevaBharathi who’ve been associated with this since last 3 years.
The medical camp this time is further expanded to include Paediatric Neurologist, Paediatric Gastroenterologist who will also be participating.
This April I’d be starting my #Clubfoot clinic as part of the #PediatricOrthopedic Clinic at Sri Ramakrishna Ashrama Charitable Hospital, #Thiruvananthapuram, #Kerala.
This hospital caters to poor patients in the city and a cost effective #Clubfoot Clinic will add to the existing services run here.
A Combined Free Medical Camp for #PediatricNeurological and #PediatricOrthopedic Disorders like #Autism, #SeizureDisorders, #CerebralPalsy, #LimbDeformities
Recently gave an interview to a popular news channel in #Kerala in #Malayalam.
The topic was “Common Children’s Orthopedic Disorders and Cerebral Palsy”.
It’s is in an interview format with patients who are interested phoning in the channel to discuss some of their doubts about these disease conditions.
Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic at Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala
#WorldCerebralPalsyDay event !! – wonderful experience at #Palakkad, #Kerala
World Cerebral Palsy Day – October 6, 2018.
We are planning to conduct extensive activities in October, 2018 for raising awareness of the issue in association with Cerebral Palsy Clinic, Rajiv Gandhi Cooperative Hospital and ICCONS
#IFSBHCON2018 #SPINABIFIDA #hydrocephalus #spinabifidafoundation Lovely conference and lovely to see the so many families and patients viewing life with such a positive attitude https://t.co/eXqZWmuhoa Dr. Santhosh Karmakar and Spina Bifida Foundation deserve credit for bringing together different professionals -doctors, physiotherapists and families, together for this event
Had a wonderful #CerebralPalsy and #PediatricOrtho #medical #camp at #Palakkad #Kerala organised by wonderful people at #SevaBharathi . It was well attended with parents and children braving the heavy rain. @sevakeralam @sevabharathitn https://t.co/Z3FT9C6RVO
Free Medical Camp for Pediatric Orthopedic Disorders and Scoliosis
DDH otherwise called Developmental Dysplasia of Hip is a condition where the ‘ball-and-socket-joint’ of the hip is not formed well at birth. It used to be called Congenital Dislocation of Hip. The child is born with a slightly misfitting hip joint where the ball is slightly shifted out of cup or a hip joint whereContinue reading “DDH – Its June !! It’s Dysplasia Awareness Month”
World Clubfoot Day medical concluded well and parents had a care giving session as well
I’m organising a free medical camp on June 4th at Palakkad Cooperative Hospital, Palakkad, Kerala on World Clubfoot Day. Please do spread the news so that anybody interested can seek care. Attaching below is a poster in local language Malayalam. Interested patients may contact hospital Reception on following phone numbers for registration : +91 491Continue reading “World #Clubfoot Day is afoot ! – Free medical camp for children with Clubfoot”
clufiot treatment is not complete wuthoit proper bracing. clubfoot can recur without bracing requiring surgery.
Osteogenesis Imperfecta is a congenital disorder of bones that has varied types and presentations. Severity varies based on the type of the genetic mutation that causes this disorder. Regardless of the type the genetic modification cause malformed and weak bones and in some cases malformed teeth. Bone bend and deform or break easily and healsContinue reading “Osteogenesis Imperfecta”