Venue

South Africa, Turkey, China

APAC-EM: Visiting Surgeon Program (VSP)

The Visiting Surgeon Program is designed to provide surgeons with the opportunity to learn from an expert surgeon in a hospital environment. For HCPs wanting to learn about Smith & Nephew trauma procedures and product solutions, each visit  rovides a customized agenda based on their individual educational requirements. The key feature that defines a VSP is the opportunity to observe live surgeries in the Operating Room.
 

Core Education Principles

•    To be trained on the safe and effective use of S&N products
•    To observe live surgeries
•    To learn new surgical approaches and techniques
•    To improve existing knowledge with advanced level “tips and tricks”

Participant Profile:
Visiting surgeons should have good comprehension of English language.

 

Host Surgeons:

South Africa


 Dr Nando Ferreira
Professor of Orthopaedics
Tygerberg Hospital
Cape Town, South Africa


Surgical approach: TSF safe zones and deformity corrections
Product applications: TAYLOR SPATIAL FRAME™ (TSF), JET-X™
Operating days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday


Dr Franz Birkholtz
Consultant
Unitas Hospital
Pretoria, South Africa

 

Surgical approach: TSF safe zones and deformity corrections
Product applications: TAYLOR SPATIAL FRAME (TSF), JET-X
Operating days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Turkey


Asst Prof Sami Sokucu
Asst Professor
Aydin Univ. VM Medikal Park Hospital
Istanbul, Turkey

Surgical approach: All lower extremities
Product applications: TAYLOR SPATIAL FRAME™ (TSF), TRIGEN™, PERI-LOC™ Plates
Operating days: To be confirmed upon request

 


Prof Hakan Kinik
Professor & Head of Department
Ibn-Sina Hospital,  University of Witwatersrand
Ankara, Turkey

Surgical approach: All lower extremities
Product applications: TAYLOR SPATIAL FRAME (TSF), TRIGEN, PERI-LOC Plates
Operating days: Monday, Tuesday

China


Prof. Congfeng Luo
Professor & Head of Department
Shanghai 6th People's Hospital
Shanghai, China

Surgical approach: Plating and nailing
Product applications: PERI-LOC Plates, VLP, TRIGEN™ INTERTAN and TRIGEN META
Operating days: To be confirmed upon request

 



Prof. Xinbao Wu
Professor & Head of Department
Beijing Ji Shuitan Hospital
Beijing, China

 

Surgical approach: Plating and nailing
Product applications: PERI-LOC Plates, VLP, TRIGEN™ INTERTAN and TRIGEN META
Operating days: To be confirmed upon request


 

Click the link to submit interest

Please login/join to view the full event details/submit interest in attending this event.