The Association of Diabetic Foot Surgeons


The Association of Diabetic Foot Surgeons (A-DFS) is a not-for-profit international organisation for surgeons working with the diabetic foot syndrome.

Our work is to support cooperation and best practice in research, education and clinical interventions between foot surgeons working with or having an interest in the diabetic foot.


Objectives of the A-DFS

  • To support cooperation and best practice in research, education and clinical  interventions between foot surgeons working with or having an interest in the diabetic foot.
  • To organise conferences and meetings with the aim to promote sharing of knowledge and experiences about surgery on the diabetic foot.
  • To support the development of work techniques and approaches as well as  developing medical devices which will facilitate better surgical treatment of the diabetic foot.  
  • To cooperate with and support contact to other associations as well as research institutions and industry working with surgical interventions on the diabetic foot.
  • To promote the interests of surgery in the diabetic foot

 

Members of the A-DFS at the Get-together for members during the last meeting in Stuttgart, September 2016: