EWMA 2020, 18-20 Nov

EWMA 2020: Association of Diabetic Foot Surgeons (ADFS)


Session title: Diabetic Foot Surgery: A Key Component of Care

About ADFS

The Association of Diabetic Foot Surgeons (ADFS) is an international not-for-profit organisation open to all foot surgeons with an interest in the diabetic foot, orthopaedic surgeons, podiatry surgeons, vascular surgeons etc.

The ADFS aims to support cooperation among foot surgeons interested in and working with the diabetic foot and work to enhance best practice in research, education and clinical interventions.

The ADFS organises meetings and conferences and supports the development of approaches, techniques and medical devices that will facilitate better surgical treatment of the diabetic foot.

Find more information about the ADFS at www.a-dfs.org



Evolution of Diabetic Foot Surgery Over Three Decades 

Luca Dalla Paola, MD, Full Professor, Italy

Maria Cecilia Hospital


Diabetic Foot Reconstruction - An Essential Component of Limb Salvage 

Venu Kavarthapu, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, United Kingdom

King's College Hospital

Minor Pedal Amputations for Limb Salvage 

Arun Bal, India

Raheja Hospital, Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai

New Trends in Revascularization of Diabetic Foot 

Speaker TBA

Applicable Simple Plastic Surgery Techniques in Diabetic Limb Salvage 

Christopher Attinger, MD, United States

Department of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University, Washington