Venue

Blaauwberg Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa

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This Visiting Surgeon Programme is designed to provide visiting surgeons with the opportunity to learn from an expert surgeon in a hospital environment. Visiting surgeons will observe live surgeries, and have the chance to discuss surgical procedures, techniques and devices.

VSP Host Surgeon

Dr Richard Von Bormann
Consultant - Orthopaedic Surgeon
Blaauwberg Hospital and Chris Barnard Memorial Hospital
Cape Town, South Africa

Surgical approach:  ACL, PCL, PLC
Poduct applications: FAST-FIX™ 360
Operating days: Tuesday


Learning Objectives

After participating in this program, participants will be able to:
• Select appropriate patients for the procedure and formulate a pre-operative plan
• Brief the surgical team and position the patient appropriately
• Select and use instrumentation safely and correctly
• Expose the joint using the correct approach and surgical technique
• Outline post-operative management care

Participant profile
Visiting surgeons should have good experience of knee surgery, and good comprehension of English language

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