We at Maharashtra Orthopedic Association are proud to present our website in new form very soon. We are pleased to offer our members the exciting features like Online registration of new members plus a continuous online updated  dynamic member database for better communication. We introduce a facility to share in between members for difficult cases and problems of day today practice. There is an academic section that includes archives of presentations, video techniques and weekly academic articles. In the photo gallery, the memories of past MGOACONs and  MOARCONS and other meetings. The idea is to fulfil our President Dr. Ajit Shinde objective…” Together Towards Excellence in Orthopaedics ” by sharing our knowledge with each other.

Evolution of the Maharashtra Orthopedic Association has been a result of contributions through hard work, sincerity and dedication by a number of our colleagues. Every fraternity member belonging to the MOA contributes to its evolution in his or her own way. Our senior members contribute by sharing their acquired knowledge and experience over the years. They then shape up the second line who in turn contributes by actively implementing this knowledge and mentoring fellow members.

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You are invited to a Zoom webinar.

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.

When: Jun 19, 2021 05:00 PM India
Topic: Beed Orthopaedic Association Meeting – Maharashtra

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Passcode: PROXYMXT

Under the aegis of – Pune Orthopaedic Society,
Maharashtra Orthopedic Association & Sancheti Hospital, Pune
* TOPIC* – Dilemma in Spine Surgery *

*  Please block you Saturday 6.00pm – 12th June 2021 *
Sunday 23rd May 2021 @ 7.30 pm : http://bit.ly/OrthoTV-Spine-Connect-13

Dear Friends,

Under the aegis of – Pune Orthopaedic Society,  Maharashtra Orthopedic Association & Sancheti Hospital, Pune : http://bit.ly/OrthoTV-Spine-Connect-13

* TOPIC* – Dilemma in Spine Surgery *
The burning topics in Spine practice.

Cervical Disc
*ACDF( fusion) Vs CDR *
It’s always debatable

*Lumbar disc *
Open/Micro Vs MIS V Endo
Why when what ???

Will have views & debates of stalwarts in Spine

Dr Shailesh Hadgaonkar Pune,
Course Director

Dr Ram Chaddha Mumbai,
Academic Chair

Eminent Faculty :

Dr Ajoy Shetty, Coimbatore
Dr Samir Dalvie, Mumbai
Dr Rajkumar Deshpande, Bangalore
Dr Sushil Patkar, Pune
Dr Vishal Peshettiwar , Mumbai
Dr Pramod Lokhande, Pune
Dr Himanshu Kulkarni, Sangli

MOA Committee :
– Dr Ajit Shinde ( President MOA)
– Dr Narayan Karne (President POS )
– Dr Abhijeet Wahegaonkar (Sec POS ) & TEAM POS

OrthoTV Team :
– Dr Ashok Shyam
– Dr Neeraj Bijlani

Streaming Live on OrthoTV


*Block your Sunday evening
MOA Masterclass Orthopaedic Trauma WEBINAR*

Sunday 23rd May 2021 @ 7.30 pm : http://bit.ly/OrthoTV-MOA-MASTER-CLASS-59

Dear Friends,

Welcome to Maharashtra Orthopaedic Association (MOA ) Orthopaedic Trauma Webinar Series with case based scenarios & tips & tricks.

* TOPIC – Subtrochanteric fractures *
Convener: Dr WM Gadegone
Coordinator- Dr. Naveen Thakkar

Faculty :
Dr. D D Tanna Mumbai
Dr. B Shivashankar, IOA President
Dr. Vikas Agashe, Mumbai
Dr. Jawahar Jethwa Ahmedabad
Dr. S B Ganjale, Solapur
Dr Shyam Mukhi
Dr Shivkumar Santpure
Dr Vijayanand Lokhande, Pune
Dr Alok Umre, Nagpur
Dr Manoj Pahukar, Nagpur

Programme :
Do classification systems have any significance? and Atypical fractures : Dr. Vikas Agashe
▪️How i get reduction on fracture table . Dr. B. Shivashankar
▪️PFN in lateral position eaze of execution . Dr. Shashikant Ganjale
▪️Condylar blade plate . My Choice. Dr. D.D. Tanna
▪️Enders nail my choice of fixation. Dr. Jawahar Jethwa . (Guest faculty )
▪️Role of cerclage wire in sub trochanteric fractures
▪️Revision of My failed cases Dr. Alok Umare .
▪️Revision of My failed cases Dr. Shivkumar Santapure
▪️ 9 Revision of my failed cases: Dr. Shyam lal Mukhi.
▪️Vote of thanks . Dr. N. Karne MOA secretary

Evidence Based Learning :
MOA President- Dr Ajit Shinde
MOA Sec- Dr Narayan Karne

OrthoTV Team :
Dr Ashok Shyam, Dr Neeraj Bijlani
Organised by MOA, Streaming Live on OrthoTV


On the occasion of the 38th Anniversary of the Maharashtra Orthopedic Specialists Association Pune – Maharashtra Orthopedic Surgeons Association was established on May 1, 1983 in Pune.
The association has over 2000 members in Maharashtra.

On May 1, 2021, the organization is celebrating its 38th anniversary. Every year on the occasion of the anniversary, the organization organizes various social programs with the feeling that we have to give something to the society. The idea of ​​celebrating the anniversary of the association was conceived by the then president of the association, Dr. Parag Sancheti. Every year since the year 2018, the anniversary is celebrated through a week of public awareness and health education on a socially useful subject. Due to the Corona crisis this year, all the programs will be conducted online as per the rules of the government and various programs will be organized through social awareness and health education.

MAY 1, 2021
The inaugural function of the anniversary will be held on May 1, 2021 from 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm in the presence of Padma Shri Dr. Raman Gangakhedkar. Dr. Gangakhedkar will give in-depth guidance on corona vaccination. Also, the formal inauguration ceremony will be held at this time.

MAY 2, 2021
On May 2, a workshop on bone fractures around the hip joint will be conducted under the guidance of Dr. Gade Gone.

MAY 3, 2021
On May 3, Dr. Ishwar Gilda (a renowned medical expert) will give guidance on drug therapy on corona.

MAY 4-8, 2021
Also Dr. Navnath Gaikwad (Pune) will be giving guidance on counseling from 4th May to 8th May. Dr. Atul Kulkarni (Pune) of Janakalyan Raktapedhi will be giving in-depth guidance on blood donation and plasma donation. Has been done.

From 1st to 9th May, health education and public awareness work will be done by the organization through various programs. In particular, blood donation camps will be organized by the district organization in each district for blood donation and plasma donation.

Even before this, the organization has taken part in social work shoulder to shoulder with the government during various calamities. Whether it is a flood or a natural disaster like an earthquake or a corona, the organization has fulfilled its responsibilities from time to time. As the second wave of corona is extremely dangerous this year, various experts on vaccination, counseling, plasma donation as well as health education will be mentored by the organization for its members and the community. This year’s theme is win over second wave of corona.

Yakami Association President Dr. Ajit Shinde (Sangli), Secretary Dr. Narayan Karne (Pune), Project Head Dr. Prakash Sigedar (Jalna) and Dr. Sanjay Dhurjad (Nashik) as well as all the members of the executive are participating in this initiative. In this work, he is getting the valuable support of all the members of the organization.

Last year too, the organization had organized various events for a week to combat Corona in a scientific manner. Officials on behalf of the organization have requested that the news of this anniversary event be given prominence in our popular newspaper so that this information reaches the general public.

महाराष्ट्र अस्थिव्यंगोपचार तज्ञ संघटनेच्या 38 व्या वर्धापन दिनानिमित्त

पुणे- महाराष्ट्र अस्थीव्यगोपचारतज्ञ संघटनेची स्थापना एक मे 1983 रोजी पुणे येथे झालीहोती. संघटनेचे महाराष्ट्रामध्ये 2000 च्या वर सभासद आहेत.

एक मे 2021 रोजी संघटना आपला 38 वा वर्धापन दिन साजरा करत आहे. आपण समाजाचे काहीतरी देणे लागतो या भावनेतून संघटना दरवर्षी वर्धापन दिनाच्या निमित्ताने विविध समाजोपयोगी कार्यक्रमांचे आयोजन करीत असते. संघटनेचा वर्धापन दिन साजरा करण्याची संकल्पना संघटनेचे तत्कालीन अध्यक्ष डॉक्टर पराग संचेती यांची आहे . सन दोन हजार अठरा(२०१८) पासून दरवर्षी एक समाजोपयोगी विषय घेऊन त्यावर सप्ताहभर जनजागृती व आरोग्य शिक्षणाच्या माध्यमातून वर्धापन दिन साजरा केला जातो. यावर्षी कोरोनाच्या संकटामुळे सर्व कार्यक्रम हे शासनाच्या नियमानुसार ऑनलाइन पद्धतीने घेण्यात येणार असून समाज प्रबोधन तसेच आरोग्य शिक्षणाद्वारे विविध कार्यक्रमाचे आयोजन करण्यात येणार आहे. वर्धापन दिनाच्या उद्घाटनाचा कार्यक्रम दिनांक 1 मे 2021 रोजी सायंकाळी साडेपाच ते साडेसात च्या दरम्यान पद्मश्री डॉक्टर रमण गंगाखेडकर यांच्या उपस्थितीत होणार आहे यावेळी डॉक्टर गंगाखेडकर हे कोरोना लसीकरणा बद्दल सखोल मार्गदर्शन करणार आहेत. तसेच उद्घाटनाचा औपचारिक कार्यक्रम यावेळी संपन्न होणार आहे.

दिनांक 2 मे रोजी डॉक्टर गाडे गोने यांच्या नेतृत्वाखाली खुब्या जवळील हाडांचे फ्रॅक्चर(fractures around hip joint) यावर एक कार्यशाळा घेण्यात येणार आहे .

दिनांक 3 मे रोजी डॉक्टर ईश्वर गिलडा( प्रसिद्ध वैद्यकीय तज्ञ) हे कोरोना वरील उपचाराबद्दल (Drug therapy)मार्गदर्शन करणार आहेत.

तसेच दिनांक ४ मे ते ८ मे दरम्यान डॉक्टर नवनाथ गायकवाड(पुणे) हे समुपदेशना बद्दल मार्गदर्शन करणार आहेत जनकल्याण रक्तपेढी ची डॉक्टर अतुल कुलकर्णी(पुणे) हे रक्तदान आणि प्लाजमा दान याबद्दल सखोल मार्गदर्शन करणार आहेत याव्यतिरिक्त काही अध्यात्मिक तसेच सामाजिक उपयोगी कार्यक्रमांचे सुद्धा आयोजन या सप्ताहानिमित्त करण्यात आले आहे.

दिनांक 1 मे ते 9 मे दरम्यान विविध कार्यक्रमांच्या माध्यमातून आरोग्य शिक्षण आणि जनजागृती चे काम संघटनेमार्फत करण्यात येणार आहे. विशेष म्हणजे रक्तदान आणि plasma donation यासाठी प्रत्येक जिल्ह्याच्या ठिकाणी जिल्हा संघटनेमार्फत रक्तदान शिबीर आयोजित करण्यात येणार आहेत.

यापूर्वीसुद्धा संघटनेने विविध आपत्तींच्या वेळी शासनाच्या खांद्याला खांदा लावून समाज कार्यामध्ये हिरिरीने भाग घेतला आहे. पूरपरिस्थिती असो किंवा भूकंप किंवा कोरोनासारखी नैसर्गिक आपत्ती असो यामध्ये संघटनेने आपले उत्तरदायित्व उत्तम रित्या वेळोवेळी निभावले आहे .यावर्षी कोरोना ची दुसरी लाट अत्यंत घातक स्वरूपात असल्यामुळे यासंदर्भात लसीकरण, समुपदेशन, प्लाजमा डोनेशन तसेच आरोग्य शिक्षण यावर विविध तज्ञ लोकांची मार्गदर्शन संघटनेच्या मार्फत त्यांच्या सभासदांसाठी तसेच समाजासाठी करण्यात येणार आहे. यावर्षीचा theme म्हणूनच win over second wave of corona हा ठेवला आहे.

याकामी संघटनेचे अध्यक्ष डॉक्टर अजित शिंदे(सांगली), सचिव डॉक्टर नारायण करणे(पुणे) प्रकल्पप्रमुख डॉक्टर प्रकाश सिगेदार(जालना)आणि डॉक्टर संजय धुरजड(नाशिक) तसेच सर्व कार्यकारणी चे सभासद या उपक्रमामध्ये हिरीरीने भाग घेत आहेत. या कामी त्यांना संघटनेच्या सर्व सभासदांचे मोलाचे सहकार्य लाभत आहे .

मागील वर्षी सुद्धा कोरोना चा शास्त्रोक्त पद्धतीने मुकाबला करण्यासाठी संघटनेने एक सप्ताहभर विविध कार्यक्रमांचे आयोजन केले होते.

सदरील वर्धापन दिनाच्या कार्यक्रमाच्या बातमीस आपल्या प्रसिद्ध वर्तमानपत्रातून ठळक प्रसिद्धी द्यावी जेणेकरून ही माहिती सर्वसामान्य लोकांपर्यंत पोहोचेल अशी विनंती संघटनेच्यावतीने पदाधिकाऱ्यांनी केली आहे.




Sunday, 9th May 2021 : 5 to 6.30 pm IST

Click here to Register : http://bit.ly/OrthoTV-Brahmakumaris
(Registration is Free)

*Organised by*
MOA President- Dr Ajit Shinde,
MOA Sec- Dr Narayan Karne,
Project Chairmen: Dr Sanjay Dhurjad, Dr Prakash Sigedar
OrthoTV Team: Dr Ashok Shyam, Dr Neeraj Bijlani

Organised by MOA Exe in Association with OrthoTV____________________________________________________________________________________


*MOA Master Class 09th May 2021. 7:30 pm onwards*


Patron –
DR. Ajit    Shinde, – MOA President
Convenor   Dr.Wasudeo  Gadegone.
Coordinator- Dr. Pradeep   Kothadia.

– Dr. D D Tanna Mumbai
– Dr. Ramesh Sen, Chandigarh
– Dr. Pradeep Kothadia, Solapur
– Dr. Mahesh Kulkarni Pune
– Dr. Atul Patil Pune


7.30 pm – 7.35 pm
Introduction of course – Dr. Ajit Shinde, MOA President

7.35 pm – 7.45 pm
Ten Commandments to treat Post. # dislocation of hip
– Dr. Pradeep Kothadia, Solapur

7.45 pm – 8 pm
Pipkin’s # dislocation hip – Dr. Ramesh Sen,
(Guest faculty  Chandigarh)

8 pm- 8.10 pm
Central # dislocation of hip – A myth – Acetabular Surgeon’s perception
– Dr. Mahesh Kulkarni Pune

8.10pm – 8.20 pm
Floating Hip – Dr. Atul Patil, Pune

8.20pm .8.30 pm
Expert comments  – Dr. D D Tanna

830 pm to 9 .30pm
Case based discussion
– Dr. Vijayanand  Lokhande, Pune.
– Dr. Milind Joshi, Solapur
Dr. Tanwi Shinde, Sangali
Dr. Nitin Kimmatkar.  Nagpur

Vote of Thanks
Dr. N. Karne MOA secretary
Technical Assistance Ortho TV – Dr. Ashok Shyam. Dr. Niraj Bijlani.

Click here to watch: http://bit.ly/OrthoTV-MOA-DAY–7

Click here to watch: http://bit.ly/OrthoTV-MOA-DAY-8



Myths And Realities About Corona Vaccines - Inauguration Ceremony of MOA Day 2021

May 1st, 2021 - Zoom meeting.

May 1st, 2021 OrthoTV Global is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: MOA Day Inauguration
Time: May 1, 2021 05:00 PM India


Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 845 4326 4103
Passcode: 683876

MOA Master Class - 9th May, 2021

New thoughts on # dislocation of hip
Sunday, 9th May , 2021. 7.00 pm to 9.00pm.

Dr. Ajit Shinde President MOA.

Dr. Wasudeo Gadegone.

Dr. Pradeep Kothadia.

1) Pipkin’s # dislocation hip – Dr. Ramesh Sen, (Guest faculty ) Chandigarh 10 minutes
2) Post. # dislocation of hip – Dr. Pradeep Kothadia, Solapur 10 minutes
3) Central # dislocation of hip – A myth – Acetabular Surgeon’s perception – Dr. Nirbhay Karandikar,
Nagpur 10 minutes
4) Dome impaction injuries- Dr. Pradip Nemade, Mumbai 10 minutes.
5) Floating hip – Dr. Atul Patil, Pune 10 minutes

Case based discussion by all faculties . One case each to be presented and discussed

Vote of Thanks
Dr. Karne MOA secretary

Technical assistance
Ortho TV. Dr. Ashok Shyam. Dr. Niraj Bijlani.

MOA Day Message from The Executive Committee

Dear Colleague,
At the outset, we are grateful to all of you for giving us the opportunity to be on the Governing board of MOA. As you are aware, we have declared 1st May as MOA Day. We look forward to your participation for the same. This Handbook will serve as a complete step by step guide for those of us who wish to conduct OPD Camps and/or awareness lectures throughout the MOA week. Your active participation in this event will ensure maximum impact to the citizens and also make MOA day a grand success. We take this opportunity to thank all the MOA members & the State District Relationship Committee ( SDRC) for their unflinching support.

Secretary’s Message

It is our Teamwork, Harmony and collective efforts,
which is going to Help me to Take MOA at your Door-step!


  • To Make MOA as Helping, Motherly Organization for every Orthopedic Surgeon in Maharashtra
  • Every Maharashtra Orthopod should remember MOA, for any problem faced by him, anytime during his Practice


  • To take MOA to Grass Root Level, to every nook and corner of Maharashtra
  • To involve Dynamic, Energetic Young Orthopods as well as Experienced, Active Veterans in all activities of
    MOA, even if they are not in Executive Committee.
  • To decentralize and delegate, distribute work to individual Executive Member

Join Maharashtra Orthopaedic Association

Enroll As a member of MOA today. If you are an orthopaedic surgeon who practices in Maharashtra, you deserve to be a member of the MOA. please download the membership form today and mail it along with a cheque of Rs.5000 at the address of the Secretary MOA. Else click on the link for direct online registration.