Advanced Laparoscopic Foregut Symposium | Portland

Dates: Jan 31, 2019 6:30 PM - Feb 01, 2019 1:00 PM

Event Location: Providence Portland Medical Center, 4805 NE Gilsan St, Portland, OR, 97213, US

Program Faculty:

  • Steven DeMeester, MD, FACS
  • Christy Dunst, MD, FACS

Agenda:

Advanced Laparoscopic Foregut Center | Portland

Techniques:

  • Laparoscopic 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 laparoscopic 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 including collis gastroplasty and diaphragmatic relaxing incisions, clinical data, and science and technology of products. 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

Steven DeMeester, MD, FACS

Christy Dunst, MD

Contact Info:

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