At Hyatt Regency Pune

10-13 Aug, 2017

Live & Hands on workshop on USG Guided Pain Procedures on 25th Aug at R. G. Kar Medical College
7.30 AM to 5.30 PM


7.30-8.00 Registration &  Introduction with all the groups

8.00-8.20 Why Ultrasound for nerve blocks- Dr. Sanjay Thulkar

8.20-9.0 How to start USG guided blocks: Dos and Don’t- Dr. Sushma Bhatnagar & team.

Discussion of the plan for the day with participants

9.00-1230 Live workshop on patients – Demonstration from OT,  with all the groups. Following are the procedures we plan to show, however final types of procedure will depend on the availability of patients.

  • Brachial Plexus Block & lower limb blocks - Dr. Vidya Iyer
  • Stellate Ganglion Block - Dr. Arif Ahmed
  • Intercostal Block- Dr. Seema Mishra
  • Shoulder joint block-Dr. Navita Purohit
  • Celiac & Hypogastric Plexus Block- Dr. Sanjay Thulakr and Dr. Sushma Bhatnagar
  • Spinal and epidurals including Caudal epidural- Dr. Sachdanand Jee Bharti
  • Facet & Sacroiliac Join Block- Dr. Harshita Surange & Dr. Sanjay Khanna

Lunch: 12.30- 13.30

13.30-16.30 pm (Hands on demonstration of targets & landmarks on volunteers)

Gr-1: Learning & handling basics of machine & probes-  Technical person

Gr-2: Stellate Ganglion block/deep and sup. cervical plexus block- Dr. Navita Purohit & Dr. Vidya Iyer

Gr-3: Upper and lower extremity blocks and brachial plexus block- Dr.  TCT Novy and Dr. Arif Ahmed

Gr-4: Intercostal Block- Dr. Seema Mishra 

Gr-5: Celiac Plexus, and Hypogastric plexus block- Dr. Sanjay Thulkar/ Dr. Sushma Bhatnagar

Gr-6: Shoulder joint blocks- Dr. Kanchan Sharma & Dr. Emmanuel Villano

Table-7: Facet joint/SI Joint- Dr. Harshita Surange & Dr. Sanjay Khanna

Table-8: Spinal and epidurals including Caudal epidural- Dr. Sachdanand Jee Bharti & Dr. Ketut Ngurah

4.30-4.45 pm: Closing remarks, Q & A - Sushma Bhatnagar & Dipasri Bhattacharya