Dr. Ashok Damir

MBBS, MD, FIMSA, FACA
Foot Fellowship : " Dr. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicne ", Chicago, USA,
Wound Fellowship : Advocate Lutheran Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois ,USA

Sr. Diabetologist , Foot Care & Indian Wound Care Centre Specialist
“ Dr. Ashok Damir ”

Dr. Ashok Damir is a dedicated Diabetes & Foot Specialist practicing for the last 25 years.

He has worked / have been working in different reputed hospitals of N. Delhi, India like Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Escorts Heart Institute, Fortis group of hospitals, All India Institute of Diabetes, Mahim, Mumbai & International Hospitals like Singapore Gen. Hospital, Singapore , Dr. Scholl college of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, USA and Advocate Lutheran Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois , USA.

 

He has been part of Faculty in different conferences ( National & International ) & CMEs related to Diabetes & Diabetic Foot.

 

He is a great researcher & has done/been doing studies in Diabetes & Diabetic Foot research too ( Co-investigator of IDEA I & II, GIDS, NIS, DIABSITY& National Amputation survey and Principal Investigator of " Evaluation of the efficacy and safety of wound healing solution Diperoxochloric Acid [DPOCL] in patients with diabetic foot ulcer : - A metacentric, randomized, double blind, double-arm, active-controlled, comparative, parallel-group phase III Clinical Trial " and “Evaluation of Clinical Efficacy and Safety of Fetal Progenitor Cells and Fetal Angioblasts Transplantation in the Treatment of Chronic Lower Limb Ischemia ( CLLI )”.

 

He has written two Books on Diabetes -1.“Madhumeh : Kaise Jiye Masti Se” in Hindi 2 . “Live Happily with Diabetes” in English .

 

From 2007 to 2008 he got specialized training of Diabetic Foot Care in United States of America in form of International Visiting Scholar's Program at Centre for lower extremity ambulatory Research (CLEAR) of “Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine” at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science, Chicago, IL, USA.

He got Wound Care training at Advocate Lutheran Hospital, Park Ridge, Illinois, USA to .

In November & December 2008 he worked as Foot Specialist with Dr. Arun Bal ( Chief Foot Surgeon ) of All India Institute of Diabetes, SL Raheja Hospital, Mahim, Mumbai .

 

He had been Honorary Secy. of Delhi Diabetic Forum for 3 years which is known in Delhi for Patient education, training of Medical & Paramedical staff & research in the field of Diabetes. He has been member of American Diabetic Association (ADA) and European Wound Management Association (EWMA) too.

He has been office bearer of Diabetic Foot Society Of India, Member(2008 to 2011), Joint Secretary (2011 to 2014) and Treasurer ( From Dec.2014 to till date ).

He has organized 8 th National , Annual Conference of Diabetic Foot Society Of India, DFSICON 2009” in N.Delhi from 27 th to 29 th Nov.

He has also organized (Org. Sec.) three Regional Diabetic Conferences , DIABCON 2006 , DIABCON 2007 & DIABCON 2008 in N. Delhi .

 

For last 4 years he has been nominated by “WDF” (World Diabetic Foundation) & DFSI(Diabetic Foot Society of India) as Regional Co-coordinator of “National Wound Care Project” for teaching Post Graduated doctors of different Medical Colleges about care of Diabetes Foot & Ch. Non healing Diabetic Foot Ulcer. So far he has delivered lectures & organized workshops in Lady Hardinge Medical College & Vardhman Medical College(Safdurjung Hospital) of Delhi ,King George Medical College, Lucknow,UP , SMS MedicalCollege, Jaipur ,RNT Medical college , Udaipur ,Govt.Medical College, Amritsar , Punjab & Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute (SGPGI),Lucknow,UP

 

He has been Regional Director & Faculty of National DFEP(Diabetic Foot Education Programme) , under the aegis of IWGDF (International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot) & ICP(Indian College of Physicians) in different parts of India. Lately he trained around one hundred doctors of Delhi & NCR at Hotel Royal Plaza, ConnaughtPlace, New Delhi and ninety doctors of UP at Hotel JP Residency, Greater NOIDA,UP

 

At Present he is working as Head, Diabetes Foot, Hyperbaric & Wound Care Centre at FortisC-DOC ,Chirag Enclave,New Delhi.India, Fortis Flt.Ltn.Rajan Dhall Hospital,Vasant Kunj,N.Delhi,India And Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI),Gurgaon,Haryana,India.

He is also chief Podiatrist &Director of Delhi Diabetes Centre & Foot Care Research Centre at Patel Nagar,New Delhi , India which has state of art Indian Wound Care Centre, (IWCC) , a renowned wound care centre in North India.

 


Areas of interest

Diabetes Management
Different Foot problems
Diabetic Foot Care
Chronic Non healing Ulcers particularly Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Teaching Medical Post Graduates,,Diabetes & Diabetic Foot Care
Genetic disorders of Musculoskeletal system
Stem cell transplantation
Hyperbaric Oxygen therapy

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