Advanced Laparoscopic Foregut Symposium | Austin

Dates: Feb 21, 2019 6:30 PM - Feb 22, 2019 1:00 PM

Event Location: Dell Seton Medical Center - University of Texas, 1500 Red River Street, Austin, TX, 78701, US

Program Faculty:

  • Francis Buckley, MD, FACS

Agenda:

Advanced Laparoscopic Foregut Symposium | Austin

Techniques:

  • Laparoscopic Hiatal

Products:

  • Phasix ST

Additional Info:

INTENDED AUDIENCE
An interactive symposium designed for 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, clinical data, and science and technology of products. From the operating 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
F. Paul "Tripp" Buckley, MD, FACS

Contact Info:

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