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Dr. Bharat R Dave - Director

 

QUALIFICATION:

  • M.B.B.S. October 1984, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad,     India.
  • M.S. Ortho January 1989, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India.
  • M.Ch. Orto AO FELLOWSHIP March to May 1996 - Professor Oestern, Allegimeines Krakenhaus, Celle, Germanyho, University of Liverpool, U.K. Dec. 1995
  • SPINAL FELLOWSHIP September 1996 - Dr. Salger, Allegimeines Krakenhaus, Schwerin, Germany.
  • SPINE FELLOWSHIP June to July 2000 - Prof. W. Dick, Felix Platter Spital, Basel, Switzerland.
  • ENDOSCOPIC SPINE FELLOWSHIP February 2003 - Dr. Martiens, Aalst, Belgium.
  • IOF-ISCD International Course on Osteoporosis Essentials ISBMR( Indian Society for Bone and Mineral Research) Mumbai, India. 


CURRENT POSITION:

  • Consultant Spine Surgeon – Spine Hospital, "Stavya" Nr. Nagari Hospital, Mithakhali, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad- 380006 Tel No. +91-79-26565657, 91-79-26565757, Fax 91-79-26408174
  • All India Education Officer ( Ortho) in AO Spine 
  • UG & PG Lecturer: SBB College of Physiotherapy & PG Research Institute, Ahmedabad.


ORGANIZED CONFERENCE:

  • Elevating best practice in Spine in DePuy Spine – Ahmedabad – 8th October 2006
  • Elevating best practice in Spine in DePuy Spine – Ahmedabad – 30th March 2007
  • Secretary  - Spine Surgeons’ Association of Gujarat since last three years.
  • Organized annual meetings and quarterly one day symposium.
  • Organizing Secretary Annual Conference of Spinal Surgeons Association of India, (ASSICON) Nirma University – January 2007.
  • AOSPINE India many Symposia, Seminar and Operative Courses Organized in Last   5 years.


RESEARCH / ACADEMIC ACTIVITY:

  • Clinical Study Completed on "Effect of carrying heavy load on cervical spine in labourers" Study recognized by Ethical & Scientific Committee.
  • An Observational study completed to assess Back Pain in Patients with severe Osteoporosis treated with Teriparatide versus Antiresorptives -Study recognized by Ethical & Scientific Committee.
  • A Randomized Controlled Comparative clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of sciatic Nerve Mobilization in patient operated for Lumbar (L4L5S1) discectomy- Approved by Ethical & Scientific Committee.
  • Clinical study - A comparison of the efficacy and tolerability of Lornoxicam & Diclofenac Sodium in patient with acute post operative pain after spinal surgery”. Study approved by  Ethical & Scientific Committee
  • Clinical Study " Medication use Pattern , treatment Satisfaction, And inadequate control of Osteoporosis Study(MUSIC_OS): An Asia Pacific study postmenopausal women treated for osteoporosis in clinical practice. 


PAPERS PRESENTED:

  • Presented Clinical paper on Internal bracing in scoliosis - Association of Spine Surgeons of India – 2nd Annual Conference – Ahmedabad – May, 1987.
  • Presented Clinical paper on Vascular pedicle bone graft – Gujarat Orthopaedic Association, Mid year conference GOA 1987 – Bhavnagar – September 1987.
  • Presented a specimen showing segmental spinal instrumentation – Luque’s technique - Indian Orthopaedic Association, XXXII Annual Conference New Delhi - October, 1987.
  • Presented clinical paper on Tuberculosis of Hip in children - Gujarat Orthopaedic Association, VI Annual Conference – Mt. Abu –February, 1988.
  • Presented clinical paper on Use of percutaneous transpedicular external fixator to diagnose lumber spine instability – Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSICON) – Patna – January 1998.
  • Presented video on Implantation of Anterior Sacral Root Stimulator in Paraplegic patient for control of bladder, bowel and erection - ASSICON, Hyderabad – January 1999.
  • Presented Clinical Paper on thoracic disc prolapse - Annual Conference of Spine Surgeons’ of India, Hyderabad – January 1999.
  • Presented Clinical Paper on Management of Pseudoarthrosis in Ankylosing Spondylitis – Annual Conference of Gujarat Orthopaedic Association, Jamnagar – February 1999.
  • Presented Clinical Paper on Cervical Spine Infection - ASSICON 2000 – Mumbai - January, 2000.
  • Presented Clinical Paper on External Fixation in identifying pain source at XV Annual Conference of ASSI – Kolkata - January, 2002.
  • Presented Clinical Paper on Do we advice surgery to all symptomatic extruded or sequestrated lumbar discs? XV Annual Conference of ASSI – Kolkata - January, 2002.
  • Presented Clinical paper on 17th Annual Conference of Association of Spine Surgeons of India – Pune –January, 2004.
  • Presented talk on spinal instability GOA Post graduate Lecture Course at Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad on January, 2005.
  • Presented talk on management of acute low back pain – Indian Menopause Society – Ahmedabad Chapter- February 2005.
  • Presented talk on posterior fixation for unstable thoracolumbar injury – IOACON 2005 – Mumbai – December 2005.
  • Presented Clinical Paper on reconstruction of iliac crest defects with rib at 19th Annual Conference of Association of Spine Surgeons of India, Taj Chandigarh – February, 2006.
  • Poster presented "Short segment fixation for Anderson lesion – Ankylosing Spondilitis" BRITSPINE Cardiff April 2006.
  • Presented talk on radiation protection in Operating Room – AOSpine Interactive course for ORP – Mumbai – September 2006.
  • Presented talk on dorsal disc prolapse – AOSpine Monsoon Seminar – Ahmedabad – September 2006.
  • Presented clinical paper on Vertebral body replacement – ASSICON 2008 – Coimbatore – January 2008.
  • Presented Clinical Paper on combined simultaneous sequential procedures – total joint replacement and lumbar laminectomy & transpedicular percutaneous biopsy of vertebral body lesions - 26th Annual GOA Conference – Karamsad - February, 2008.
  • Paper presented Spine Week Conference Geneva, May 2008 on "Transpedicular percutaneous biopsy a day case procedure".
  • Paper presented on "Effect of Head Loading on cervical Spine in Labourers" ASSICON Chennai January 2009.
  • Poster presented "Prospective study of post op MR Myelo and clinical correlation" – Awarded as best poster in ASSICON Jan 2009.
  • Poster presented "Vertebroplasty is it a Safe procedure ?" ASSICON 2009.
  • Poster presented "Case report on Disseminated Nocardia Infection in Immunocompromised patient with epidural abscess" ASSICON 2009.

PUBLICATION

  • Published an Original Article on "Reconstruction oiliac crest with rib to prevent donor site complication : A prospective study of 26 cases" Indian J of Orthopaedics July 2007.
  • Published "Concomitant Non-contiguous Level (Thoracic & Lumbar) Spinal stenosis" in International Orthopaedics, February 2008.
  • Paper Publication on" Transpedicular Percutanious biopsy a day case procedure" in Journal Spinal cord-2009-47,384-389.
  • Paper Published " Magnetic Resonance Myeography in early Post Op Lumbar Disectomy" In indian Journal of Orthopedics July 2010.
  • Chapter Written " Tuberculosis of Spine: Biopsy Techniques" in Association of Spine Surgeons of India-Spinal infections & Trauma-1st Ed.2011-DR Bharat Dave, Dr. Ajay Krishnan.
  • Chapter Written " Non- tuberculous Spondylodiscitis in Children - in Ahmedabad Orthopedics Society- Chalanges in the Management of Pediatric Bone & Joint Infections- Dr Ajay Krishna, Dr. Bharat Dave.
  • Paper Published in European Spine Journal on 2011" Anderson Lesin: are we misdiagnosing it? A retrospective study of Clinial- radiological Features and Outcome of Short segment fixation. 
  • Paper Published Jan 2014: Co-Existing Lumbar & Cervical Stenosis (Tendon Spinal stenosis): An Infrequent presentation retrospective analysis of single stage Surgery(53 cases) in European Spine Journal.
  • An Imaged based clinically guided technique of percutaneous continuos drainage of posts abscess & Outcome in 29 patints in Indian Journal Of Orthopedics, July 2013.
  • Published in Indian Journal of Endocrinology & Metabolism-Vol 19/issue 4/july-August 2015. An Observational Study to assess back pain in patient with sever osteoporosis treated with tripartite versus antiresoptives: An Indian Subpopulation Analysis   
  • Clinical Study : “A prospective, cross sectional study to find out incidence of deep vein  Thrombosis in high risk patients undergoing spine surgery...” (Study approved by ethical & scientific committee – ongoing)
  • Clinical study : “A prospective, cross sectional study to find out correlation between  Supine lying low back pain/leg pain and retrolisthesis in lumbar disc prolapse patient. ”(Study approved by ethical & scientific committee – ongoing)
  • Clinical Study : “To study the effect of neural manipulation on hemodynamic parameters during lumbar spine surgery in prone position.” .(Study approved by ethical & scientific committee – ongoing)
  • A randomized controlled comparative clinical trial  to evaluate the efficacy of sciatic Nerve mobilization in patient operated for Lumbar (L4L5S1) discectomy-approved by         Ethical & Scientific Committee (Study Ongoing)
  • Clinical study - Clinico radiological correlation & their prognostic evaluation in cervical               myelopathy- approved by Ethical & Scientific Committee( Study Ongoing)
  • Post marketing surveillance  of Injection Zolandronic acid ( Zyrona Injection – Ranbaxy) in osteoporosis- study approved by Ethical & Scientific Committee (Study Ongoing)
  • Post marketing surveillance of Injection Zolandronic acid ( Aclasta  Injection-   Novartis) in osteoporosis- study approved by Ethical & Scientific Committee(Study Ongoing)
  • Clinical study” Clinico radiological correlation with effectiveness of various treatments in patients with coccycodynia and comparison of radiological assessment of coccyx in normal healthy volunteers.(Study approved by ethical & scientific committee – ongoing)
  • Clinical study” Contrast MRI as a prognosticator for conservative treatment of lumbar disc prolapse.” .(Study approved by ethical & scientific committee – ongoing)

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

  • General Medical Council, London Full Registration no. 4274522
  • Life member: Association of Spine Surgeons’ of India
  • Life member: Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Life member: Indian Medical Association - 11286
  • Life member: Gujarat Orthopaedic Association -D048
  • European Spine Society Brussels
  • Life member: Gujarat Spine Association -134
  • Life member: North Gujarat Orthopaedic Association
  • Life member: Ahmedabad Medical Association L-4017
  • Life member: Ahmedabad Orthopaedic Society
  • Life member: Indian Menopause Society L-233
  • Life member: Spinal Cord Society, Registration no. 1178
  • AOSpine International, Switzerland
  • Life Member: Bombay Orthopedic Society- BOS/GUJ/D-01
  • Life Member: The Indian Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ISBMR) Registration No. 368/13
  • Life Member: Minimal Invasive Spine Surgeons of India (MISSI) Registration No. MISSI0003
  • Life Member: B.J.M.C Ahmedabad Alumni Association, Ahmedabad Registration No. 1646


CONFERENCE / CME:

  • 22nd National Conference of Association of Plastic Surgeons of India CME Mt. Abu 24th to 27th September 1987
  • The Institute of Physical Sciences in Medicine Royal East Sussex Hospital 18th December 1991
  • AO Basic Course London 30 June to 3rd July, 1992
  • XV annual conference of Gujarat Orthopaedic Association Rajkot 8th to 9th February, 1997
  • Indian Medical Association Kapadwanj C.M.E. on 30th August, 1997
  • Association of Spine Surgeons of India XI annual Conference Patna, Bihar 19th to 21st January, 1998
  • 16th Annual Conference GOACON ' 98 Ahmedabad CME 6th February, 1998
  • Symposium on Cervical Spine trauma Ahmedabad 13th September 1998
  • Indian Medical Association Golden Jubilee conference Mehsana 13th November, 1998
  • Surgical Management of Cervical Spine Trauma, Vadodara Spine Association, February 1999
  • CME update on Recent Advances in Spine Surgery, Surendranagar Med.Ass, March 1999
  • Indian Medical Association Kapadwanj C.M.E. on 17th February, 2000
  • AO Advance Course Ahmedabad on 24-27 February, 2000
  • Golden hours of Trauma in ONGC Ltd., in 25th September, 2000 to 30th September, 2000
  • Global Spine: Surgical principles & the latest techniques, At Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, Hawaii, USA on 15th to 17th June, 2001
  • Baroda Orthopedic Association CME 18th August, 2002
  • June Association of Spine Surgeons Spine workshop 2003, B.J.Medical College
  • Gujarat Spine Association 2003 Ahmedabad on 16th October 2003. (As an Organizing Secretary)
  • Indian Medical Association Kapadwanj C.M.E. on 22nd April, 2004
  • AOSpine Advanced Regional Course Pokfulam, Hong Kong on 25-27 April, 2004
  • 2nd Annual CME Scientific sessions Lung Cancer Update 2004 Oncology Dept. Sterling Hospital on 5th December 2004 Ahmedabad
  • 2nd Annual CME Course of Oncology Division Sterling Hospital 5th December 2004
  • Post Graduate lecture course for Gujarat Orthopaedic Association Ahmedabad 1st to 2nd January, 2005
  • Post Graduate lecture course for Gujarat Orthopaedic Association Ahmedabad 6th to 7th August, 2005
  • Instructional course in spine for ASSI at Mumbai 19th to 21st August, 2005
  • AOSpine Tips for Trainers Course at Chennai 13 14 July, 2006
  • Twin Cities Spine Association at Hyderabad 4th, 5th and 6th of August, 2006
  • Post graduate lecture course for Gujarat Orthopaedic Association at Ahmedabad 6 7 January, 2007.
  • Instructional course in Spine at Goa Marriott Resort 9th to 12th August, 2007
  • AOSpine Interactive Course for ORP at Mumbai 09 September, 2006
  • AOSpine Monsoon Seminar at Ahmedabad 20 September, 2006
  • India Spine Vision 2007 New Delhi on 12th 13th November 2006. (As a leading spine surgeon)
  • ASSICON 2007 as a Organising secretary Nirma University, A' bad26, 27, 28 January 2007
  • AOSpine Basic Course at New Delhi 13-15 July, 2007
  • CME on Anterior Endoscope Spine Surgery at Ahmedabad 27th October, 2007
  • Dental Practitioners' Society at Ahmedabad 19th August, 2007
  • 8th Regional forum on Postmenopausal Health at Berlin, Germany October, 2007.
  • AOSpine Advances Course Cervical Spine Switzerland 09 14 December, 2007
  • Combined instructional course of ISSLS & ASSI Coimbatore, India 17th & 18th January 2008
  • Spinal Deformity Correction CME Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad on 17th February 2008.
  • Week Conference Geneva, May 2008
  • AO Spine Asia Pacific ORP course Kolkata28th June, 2008
  • AO Spine Asia Pacific Basic course Kolkata25th to 27th June, 2008
  • ASSICON 2009 Chennai 23rd to 25th January 2009


FACULTY :

  • Symposium and workshop on total knee replacement Ahmedabad 6th & 7th April, 1998
  • Spinal stabilization hands on workshop V.S. Hospital, Ahmedabad on 10th & 11th October 1998
  • Comprehensive Healthcare to Menopausal women in Modern Era, IMS Conference 2005 Ahmedabad on 5th & 6th February 2005
  • IOACON Conference 2005 Mumbai 25th to 30th December, 2005.
  • IOACON Conference New Delhi 9th to 15th November, 2006
  • AO Spine India Interactive ORP course 2006
  • ASSICON 2006 17th- 19th February, 2006
  • ASSICON 2008 Coimbatore, India 18th to 20th January, 2008
  • AO Spine Asia Pacific ORP course Kolkata28th June, 2008
  • AO Spine Asia Pacific Basic course Kolkata25th to 27th June, 2008
  • ASSICON 2009 Chennai 23rd to 25th January 2009
  • AO Spine Basic course Mumbai – 14th to 16th July, 2009
  • AO Spine Basic course Mumbai – 14th to 16th July, 2009
  • AO Advanced Course, Malaysia – 26th to 30th October, 2009 –International Faculty
  • Series of CME for Physiotherapy students on different spinal conditions-from August 2009 to November, 2009
  • Lumbar spine Surgical Techniques and Cadaveric Workshop-15th November 2009
  • 63rd Annual Congress Indian Radiological And Imaging Association Ahmedabad-23rd—26th January,2010
  • Gujarat Orthopaedic Association – 28th Annual conference – 6th ,7th February 2010
  • Association of Spine Surgeons of Gujarat-Annual Conference- Ahmedabad-27th -28th March, 2010
  • Apollo AMACON – 3rd -4th April,2010
  • Asia Regional Medical Conference – New Trends in Osteoporosis Management – Beijing, China-November 27, 2010
  • ASSICON 2011- Mumbai – 27th-30th January,2011( National Faculty)
  • As Faculty in AOSpine principles Course on 8-10th July,2011,Chennai,India
  • Gujarat Orthopaedic Association – 29th Annual conference – Mount Abu- India- 4th , 5th, 6th February 2011
  • As Faculty in “ORP Education” at SSHRI on 16th July,2011
  • Gujarat Spine Surgeons & South Gujarat Orthopaedic Association – Surat- Annual Conference 25th September ,2011
  • As Faculty in AOSpine principles Course on 8-10th July,2011,Chennai,India
  • Gujstate conphycs -2011 – Lecture on Red flag in clinical evaluation of spine held on 14th & 15th October 2011, S.B.B. college of Physiotherapy, Ahmedabad
  • GOA Post graduate Lecture Course 2012( Cadavaric work shop on Peri- articular Tibia Plating) at NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad 2012 on 21st-22nd January,2012
  • As Faculty in Video Operative Spine Course at AMA, Ahmedabad on 8th July,2012
  • As faculty Fourth Indian Osteoporosis congress- Evolving management of Osteoporosis the way forward- 1st-2nd September,2012-Goa-India
  • As faculty national in AO spine advances course,28th -29th July 2012,Banglore,India
  • As faculty training participant in AO spine tips for chairperson course,17th -18th September 2012,Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia
  • As faculty regional in AO Spine Principles course (Assessment & management of spinal trauma and degenerative disease of spine)- 20th-21st September 2012,Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia
  • As faculty in CME on Anatomical perspectives of recent trends in Medical Practice at B.J.Medical College,Ahmedabad -6th October,2012
  • As Faculty International in AO Spine Contributors course at Davos,Switzerland – 9th-13th December,2012
  • As faculty Indian Medical Association at Himatnagar, Gujarat – 10th January,2013.
  • As faculty GOACON 2013 - Rajkot - India- 9th - 10th February,2013
  • As faculty Cadaver Course on MAST & BKP , NHL Municipal Medical College,Ahmedabad- India - April 20th- 21st ,2013
  • As Faculty Ahmedabad Medical Association Meeting- Medico Legal aspect and Osteoporosis- 5th May,2013
  • As Faculty Indian Society for Bone and Mineral Research - Gujarat Chapter & Association of Physicians of Ahmedabad- CME on Osteoporosis - Ahmedabad- 20th October 2013
  • As Faculty National Conference on Orthopedic Rehabilitation- “CONOR-2013”- On Debate over Orthopedic management of spine on 7th-8th December 2013, at S.B.B. College of Physiotherapy, Ahmedabad, India
  • As faculty - GOACON 2014- Ahmedabad- India – 8th- 9th February,2014
  • As Faculty Regional – AOSPINE Principle & Advance course - 19th - 21st February 2014,Kathmandu,Nepal,India
  • As Organising Secretary in Spine Operative Workshop in Ahmedabad on June 20-21,2014
  • As Faculty- ICS 2014 – Aging spine – 15th-17th spine August,2014 – Udaipur,Rajasthan
  • As Faculty- The Annual Conference of Neuro Spinal Surgeons’ Association of India Spine 2014 – 19th – 21st September,2014- Ahmedabad- India
  • As Faculty- Missicon 2014 – Ahmedabad- 22nd-23rd November,2014
  • As Faculty – AO Spine national symposium – 29th November 2014- Chennai- India
  • As International Faculty – AOSpine Davos Courses – 14th-18th December,2014, Davos platz,Switzerland
  • As Faculty – ASSICON 2015- 23rd to 25th January,2015- Pune , India
  • As Co-Chairperson - AO Spine Advanced Level Specimen Course-Pearls & pitfalls of Junctional Approches & Instrumentation Techniques-27th -28th February,2015 at V.S.Hospital-Ahmedabad-India
  • As Faculty – AO Spine Asia Pacific regional meeting in Cervical Module- Hong Kong- Sept 2015
  • As Faculty-  MISICOM 2015- Mumbai- India- 24th-26th October 2015
  • As Faculty- ASSICON 2015 -Goa 27th-29th November, 2015
  • As Faculty- Operative Spine Forum-2016- 23rd -24th May 2016 at Balalbhai Nanavati Hospital Mumbai- India.
  • As Faculty - AO spine Principles Course 1st -2nd July 2016, Pune- India.
  • As Regional Faculty AO Spine advance  course in Degenerative spine & Trauma, 11-12 November 2016, Colombo, Shri Lanka.
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EDUCATIONAL TALKS :

  • Many Medical, Paramedical and Non-medical groups on different Spine and Osteoporosis related topics
  • Educational talks given on many Medical, Paramedical and Nonmedical groups on different Spine and Osteoporosis related topics.
  • Osetoporosis awareness program with drama performed with Hospital staff at Ahmedabad, Bhaikaka Hall,Law Garden on 15th May, 2011.
  • Osetoporosis awareness program with drama performed with Hospital staff at Ahmedabad, Bhaikaka Hall,Law Garden on 10th May, 2012.
  • Osteoporosis awareness program with drama performed with Hospital staff at AMA on 7th October,2012.
  • Osteoporosis awareness program with drama performed with Hospital staff at AMA on 20th October,2013.
  • Osteoporosis awareness program with drama performed with Hospital staff at AMA, Sponsored by Sterling Hospital on 11th January, 2014.
  • Osteoporosis awareness program with drama performed with Hospital staff at AMA on 18th October,2014.
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