Master Course in Laparoscopic Hernia

Master Course in Laparoscopic Hernia
Hernias – an oft-heard public health problem is a leading cause of loss of work days & disability. Hernia surgery is one of the most common surgical procedures performed by general surgeons. Over the last decade, there is a sea change in understanding the art and science of Hernia & its surgical management. With the advent of novel techniques, experts have modified and introduced newer procedures to the surgical armamentarium that hold the promise to improving outcomes.

Course Objectives


Knowledge-sharing, hands-on training & giving the much-needed confidence, capability in performing all procedures to the surgeon is the fundamental objective. This extensive course is also not an exception & aims to cover detailed procedural aspects.

The course also promises in-depth discussion on the indications, rationale, contraindications, and potential complications.

Who Should Attend?


This dual-module course is specially designed for Post graduate students / residents in surgery, and practicing General Surgeons
Advantages of HYBRID Learning

  • Accredited by The Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • Comprehensive structured curriculum ; Post course reading material ; Refresher Module

  • Attend didactic modules from the safety of your home

  • Intensive -on practise on unique near-life breathing-bleeding tissue models in state-of-the-art labs, in recreated OR setting

  • Learn under personal supervision of stalwarts of Surgery




Course Highlights


Online Didactic Module:

  • Lectures, unedited surgery videos, presentations & demonstrations

  • Types of Hernias : How to select a case, Guidelines, Pre & Post-op care

  • Standard techniques used in Laparoscopic repair of Hernias

  • Complications – Prevention & Remedy

  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction


Hands-on Practice Module

  • Practice in IMMAST labs on breathing bleeding animal tissue models

  • Lab exercises to improve hand-eye coordination

  • Step by Step Surgery for Lap. repair of hernias ; Suturing

  • Tips & Tricks & Management of complications



Date: May 23, 2021 – May 25, 2021
Online Module: 23rd, 24th & 25th May 2021
Hands-on Training: 21st June 2021(Batch A) & 22nd June 2021(Batch B)
Course Fee: US$ 2550