By: 10 January 2018
2 February 2018, 5th Foot & Ankle Symposium; Middlesbrough

5th Foot & Ankle Symposium

Tendinopathy Around the Foot & Ankle

Jury’s Inn, Middlesbrough

Friday 2 February 2018

Course Convenors:

Mr Rajiv Limaye –Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, North Tees and Hartlepool

Dr Peddada Raju –Consultant Radiologist, North Tees and Hartlepool


Dr Suresh Sridharan – Consultant Anaesthetist, North Tees and Hartlepool

Mr Nick Livadas – Clinical Specialist in Physiotherapy, Physiotherapy Matters Ltd.

Ms Aimee Robson – Advanced Practice Physiotherapist, Connect Health

Ms Melanie Albrighton – Extended Scope Physiotherapist, Connect Health

Ms Lynsey Hetherington – MSK Lead Podiatrist, University Hospital North Tees



8:30am –8:55am

Registration, Tea/Coffee


Welcome (MrLimaye)

9:00am –9:20am

Achilles Tendinopathy –Diagnosis and Conservative Management (Mr Livadas)

9:20am –9:40am

Tibialis Posterior Tendinopathy and Conservative Pathways (Ms Robson)


MSK Triage Pathway for Other Foot & Ankle Patients (Ms Hetherington)

10:00am –10:30am

Tea/Coffee Break

10:30am –11:15am

Workshop 1:Current Advances in Physiotherapy for Tendinopathy Treatment (Mr Livadas, Ms Hethrington, )

11:15pm –12:00pm

Workshop 2:Interesting Cases Panel (Mr Livadas, Ms Robson,Ms Albrighton, Mr Limaye and Dr Raju)

12:00pm –1:00pm


1:00pm –1:30pm

Radiological diagnosis of tibialis posterior and Achilles tendinopathy (Dr Raju)


Surgical Options After Failed Conservative Treatments in Tendinopathies (Mr Limaye)


Block Techniques for Foot and Ankle Surgery (Dr Sridharan)

2:20pm –2:30pm

Tea/Coffee Break

2:30pm –3:15pm

Workshop 3:US in Tendinopathy with 1patient(Dr Raju)


Workshop 4:Surgery Outcomes in Tendinopathy with 2 patients (Mr Limaye)

4:00pm –4:15pm

Final Discussion and Close

Charge: £45 (incl. Registration, Lunch & Refreshments)

Any queries and to book, please contact:

• Rachael Graham on or call 07806 674425;

• Mr Rajiv Limaye on or call 07939 071024.