Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery Training course, Bangalore

Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery Training course, Bangalore This course was conducted by FIMAST (Fortis Institute of Minimal Access Surgery Training) on 20th and 21st January 2023. The theme of this training program was “Extra peritoneal space: Some tips and Special tricks” This is the 4th Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery Training course conducted at Fortis Hospital Cunningham Road Bangalore which is endorsed by Hernia Society of India. Dr Ganesh Shenoy was the Director and Chief Coordinator and Dr BS Ramesh was the Organising Committee Chairman of the training program. This was attended by 25 Surgeons across the country. Dr Mohan Keshavamurthy, Chairman Urology, Renal transplant and Robotic services, Fortis hospitals was chief guest for the inauguration ceremony. Dr C. S. Rajan ,Senior Consultant Surgeon, Bangalore was the chief guest for Closing Ceremony.  We demonstrated 13 Extra peritoneal Hernia Surgeries in this 2 days. The surgeries included TEP and ETEP mesh repairs for Groin hernias ETEP RS, ETEP-TAR, SCOLA and SCOM repairs for Ventral hernias. There was active involvement of the Surgeons during the Live Operative Demonstration. All the participants received a Certificate and Pen drive containing whole gamut of laparoscopic hernia surgeries. The course was well appreciated by all the surgeons.