Dr. Ravi Mahajan, Chief Plastic Surgeon, Amandeep Group of Hospitals, Amritsar, has been elected as President – Indian Society for Surgery of the Hand at 42nd national conference of the society held at Coimbatore.
ISSH is a body of Plastic and Orthopaedic surgeons practising hand surgery all over the country. Objective of the society is to promote the speciality of hand surgery amongst junior doctors by organising CMEs, workshops and conferences all over the country.
Dr. Mahajan took over as President of the society at Coimbatore in the presence of Dr. Levin Scott, President American Society of Surgery of Hand, Dr. Raja Sabapathy organising chairman, Dr. Balakrishnan, Trustee ISSH, Dr. Ravi Gupta; the outgoing President and many senior hand surgeons of the country.
Dr. Mahajan said that he will work hand to promote the speciality amongst Plastic and Orthopaedic surgeons particularly in smaller cities, so that common people get benefited from their expertise.