Surgical Tutorials

Surgical Teachings

Interactive demonstrations to sharpen surgical skills and techniques

 

 

 

These Surgical Tutorials will incorporate the use of slides, video, case-based formats, and interactive demonstrations.

SUNDAY, MAY 15

GYNECOLOGY

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM 

MRI-Based Pelvic AnatomyST01, Lennox P. John Hoyte, MD

Course Description Coming Soon

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Optimizing Robotics and Conventional Laparoscopy in Minimally Invasive Surgery – ST02, Arnold Patrick Advincula, MD

Course Description Coming Soon




MONDAY, MAY 16

GYNECOLOGY 

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Techniques in Abnormal Wound Closure (Including the Obese Patient) – ST03, Joel Sorosky, MD

An interactive session using videos will demonstrate evidenced based techniques for opening and closing the abdomen. Differences between cesarean section techniques and gynecologic al surgical techniques will be highlighted. Techniques of panniculectomy will be demonstrated.

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Techniques in Hysteroscopic Surgery: Operative Hysteroscopy – ST04,Linda Bradley, MD

Review traditional hysteroscopic resectoscopy with bipolar and monopolar technology for the treatment of endometrial polyps and intracavitary fibroids, and retained products of conception Hysteroscopic tissue removal systems (hysteroscopic morcellation) advantages and disadvantages discussed. Recognition of intra operative and post operative complications of hysteroscopic surgery highlighted.


LIVE TELESURGERY FORUM

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

During this intense and exciting three-hour CME-approved session, an internationally renowned faculty plans to demonstrate a variety of live surgical demonstrations with audience participation. The primary goal is to share the experience of these accomplished surgeons and their method of performing safe and effective minimally invasive surgery, with colleagues.

Surgeries will be broadcasted from two centers: Northside Hospital, in Atlanta, Georgia, and MedStar Washington Hospital Center, part of Georgetown University. Several operations have been planned to be transmitted based on the availability of cases scheduled.

Case 1: Laparoscopic/Robotic Hysterectomy and Sacrocolpopexy
Case 2: Laparoscopic/Robotic Hysterectomy and Staging for Malignant Condition
Case 3: Transvaginal Hysterectomy with Bilateral Salpingectomy, Uterosacral Ligament Suspension, Anterior/Posterior Repair, Retropubic Sling, Cystoscopy demonstrated via VITOM® camera
Case 4: Laparoscopic/Robotic Treatment of Endometriosis
Case 5: Laparoscopic/Robotic Subtotal Hysterectomy and Bilateral Salpingectomy, Bagged Tissue Extraction; Sacrocervicopexy; Posterior repair, Cystoscopy
Case 6: Outpatient Diagnostic and Operative Hysteroscopy
Case 7: Laparoscopic/Robotic Myomectomy

 

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