Robotic Foregut Symposium | Washington, DC

Dates: Jan 15, 2019 6:00 PM - Jan 16, 2019 2:30 PM

Event Location: Inova Alexandria Hospital, 4320 Seminary Rd, Alexandria, VA, 22314, US

Program Faculty:

  • George Kevin Gillian, MD, FACS

Agenda:

Robotic Foregut Symposium | Washington, DC

Techniques:

  • Robotic Hiatal

Products:

  • Phasix ST

Additional Info:

INTENDED AUDIENCE

An interactive symposium designed for general and cardiothoracic surgeons involved in hiatal/PEH repairs

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The purpose of this educational program is to facilitate discussion on successful solutions for managing robotic-assisted hiatal hernia repair and to understand the proper use of mesh materials. Discussion will include review of past and current techniques for hiatal hernia repair and the evolution of mesh utilization in these procedures. Clinical data and the science and technology of products will also be reviewed.
From the conference room, surgeons will see live cases performed..

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

• Review current literature for hernia repair techniques, materials and patient management strategies

• Gain new insights into advanced surgical techniques for hiatal/PEH repair

• Demonstrate use of BD products in hernia repair

 

FACULTY BIOGRAPHIES

Kevin Gillian, MD, FACS

Contact Info:

Please contact Kathryn Pirolli at (401) 825- 8723 or email kathryn.pirolli@crbard.com.