FAQS - Members

Question : How I can Update My Profile on Our Official Website?

Answer : Dear Member

Below is the Procedure - stepwise 

1. In Update Your Profile Page  - Fill up  your latest details - Your membership number (If you are not knowing your membership number please click   Member List / Search     hyperlink and search for number.)  - email address you want to receive communication  ( your registered email address with IOA)  

A.If  your emal address is matching with  email address in  exising  database of IOA,  You will recieve  a link  in your email inbox  to further update  your  existing details  and  Field to put  password  of your choice  ( which will be encrypted on entry automatically  )where  -  pl fill  all compulsory fields and if possible  upload your photo- will be useful for you    .  Keep your inbox of email open to receive welcome mail . If you don’t find confirmation mail in your Inbox folder, then please check in spam folder. Submit Details - Your activation will be complete - then you can Log in  with LM number and Password ( You may change your password ) after log in - but remember it well . 

B. If  your emal address is  not matching with  email address in  exising  database of IOA,  You will recieve  a link  in your email inbox  to further update  your  details  and  where  -  pl fill  all compulsory fields and if possible  upload your photo- will be useful for you    .  Your Data will go to IOA office  for varification and once get varified  in due time and recieved by Web  Person  you will get  link  for Password . Keep your inbox of email open to receive welcome mail  with password . If you don’t find confirmation mail in your Inbox folder, then please check in spam folder. Submit Details - Your activation will be complete - then you can Log in  with LM number and Password ( You may change your password ) after log in - but remember it well .   Now you can log in the exclusive members' area. Website is dived in two areas - one without log in for all - patients , prospective surgeons who want to become member and for trade persons/ education grant providor / contributor  related to orthopedics and another with advantages exclusive  area  which is  accessible by members  only who has updated their details and activated their log in for Website .

After Log in  you have advantage to Build Your Own Customized Website to connect to your patients and highlight your details with your own URL , which you can print in stationary for visitor or you can add to your signature in your email account to focus your specialty and professional  achievements and other achievements and showcase your skills and your education and training background . For example  Member No : LM03082

Name : Navin N Thakkar

Member Website :https://ioaindia.org/member/drnavinthakkar 

 

Question : Why I should Update My Profile ? 

Answer : There are mistakes in previous database and many members have changed their details  and  that is why they  are not getting  official communication from IOA . I have designed this module to keep our database live dynamic and updated  every time when there is change , it will reflect automatically . I  hope cooperation from each member to update their profile themselves.

It is of utmost importance to update your profile at IOA  website every time you change your address or mobile number or email address or any details , to have latest updated dynamic database available to us to connect to you and  pass on any information available with us for your advantage and for you to share and contribute information with you for advantage of  all other fellow member and have evolution together ! It is the sole responsibility of each member to update his/her profile when there is change to remain connected with  others and Indian Orthopedic Association . If you have any change  in future please update your profile with old log in details of this website and then change your profile -email address and mobile number and then submit and that will automatically change your log in details to latest newly filled and submitted information and thus our database will be updated dynamically every time member changes details. Once You generate your own website on website of IOA  as a Proud Member of IOA - You are linked   with others with your full details . It depends on you to fill your achievements and activities etc on your customised website and highlight all details -tools are with you -power is with you to publish and change your website whenever you want to change . Detailed help file is  available  in down load area  as pdf file - Help File for Build Your Own Customized Website 

Question : How I can Build  My Own Customized  Website ?

Answer : Dear Member

Welcome to our official website . After  your log in activation .You can click on Build Your Own Customized Website and You will get a new tab -new page for maintenance of your own  website. Every time you make changes - click how it looks  to see the change that happened . Enjoy to explore possibilities and take help of help files and few suggestions !  Detailed help file is  available  in down load area  as pdf file - Help File for Build Your Own Customized Website 

Question : Why  I should Build My Own Customized Website ?

Answer : Dear Member 

his feature is new and is for  members only . Purpose of this feature is to  have each member  a possibility to showcase his/her  education , achievements , attachments , availability , specialty  and other details to communicate with patients and visitors of website . Design of template is made such that each member can explore possibilities to showcase his or her  approach to patient , their staff , their availability at different clinics and their specialty and achievements  with facility to get feedback from patients . I feel each member will use this facility to the best . Those members who has made their website active will get their  url  displayed in member search area and aslo in Find your Orthopedic Surgeon facility for patients and Traders .  For example  in search your website link will show like this Member No : LM03082

Name : Navin N Thakkar

Member Website : https://ioaindia.org/member/drnavinthakkar

My request to various office bearers - past , present and regional chapters to update their profile,update  color photo( 140 W* 160 H ) and build their own website and make it active with deciding their web address (url - https://ioaindia.org/member/ xxxxxxx) for its publication against the name of office bearers . Detailed help file is  available  in down load area  as pdf file - Help File for Build Your Own Customized Website  , kindly go through it  after activating your member log in - Build Your Own Customized Website  . Please read help files and suggestions and then apply .

What is the advantage to have Your Own Web address - You can paste this link at various places to have your uniform profile where other can interact to you from information  and you can show your achievements and your approach to patient as a Proud member of Indian Orthopedic Association . Read Help file and you will come to know more advantages and Utilities .  

1. Facebook - Facebook is the first thing that comes to our mind when we think about social media. You can add your website to your profile and whenever someone will visit your profile, will be tempted to visit your website as well.

2. Visiting Cards - How many doctors have their website mentioned on their visiting cards? Start a new trend and let people contact you not only through phone and mail but also through your website. Become a trendsetter.

3. E-mail Signature - Make your e-mails look more professional by adding your website to your e-mail signature and provide all the means to contact you. 

4. Blog - After reading what you have written and being moved or enlightened, people tend to get curious about the author. Provide the readers with the link to your website where they can get to know more about you.

5. LinkedIn - A place for all the corporates to connect, let the business world know more about you without saying anything. Make a statement.

 

Question : How can I Share-Contribute and Learn by submitting my thoughts-idea-method ?

Answer : Dear Member 

Mechanism for submission and its moderation and publication   is under planning once we start getting contributions from members and faculty. Wait for a while ......it will come soon........ but only if you  contribute -share generously.

Question : Why I should Share - Contribute and Learn by submitting  at our official website ?

Answer : This feature is made for the sole purpose of  communication in between fellow members to submit in one part as orthopedic information highway like  catch 22 problem situation case - focused case discussion , ask for an article from those who are subscribing to journals  , ask for help for source of implants or machines and equipment , can put opinion for xyz instrument or equipment  technique , lecture , submit obituary , achievements  , contribute  article for patient information highway may be inform of instructions to do and not to do , figures , exercise plans  chart ,instructions in vernacular language , special technique in form of video, serial images, presentation category wise  ..........any thing related to orthopedics  which can be of mutual help for fellow member. Other part  will be other than orthopedics - non academic but    related to professional life of an orthopedic surgeon where finance , how to make will , sell and buy request for equipment, health related post , spiritual thoughts , how to improve presentation skills ,special  constructive hobby .......anything related to professional and personal life of fellow member of mutual help. Suggestions are most welcome from members- suggest point wise in member log in field.. Again idea is to Share -Contribute and Learn from each other  and  have evolution together.! 

You can contribute and Share By submitting your Videolecture  Link  - Your Presentation Link - Your Achievements - Any Useful Links you want to share with  your fellow member  to have collective information to share and evolve -learn together !