Plastic Surgery for Surgical Trainees Course

Category: Training - Core Surgery

Date: June 6th 2017

Location: Southmead Hospital's Learning & Research Centre, Southmead Way, Avon, Bristol BS10 5NB

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For Core Surgical Trainees



The course consists of a short programme of lectures and then practical sessions on a variety of soft tissue reconstructive techniques and tendon repairs.

Includes instruction on:

  • Basic principles of knot tying
  • Instrument handling techniques
  • Principles of wound closure and suturing
  • Local skin flap reconstruction
  • Tendon repair with modified Kessler, Adelaide and mattress techniques

6 hours CPD.



Faculty includes:

  • Mr R Warr, Consultant Plastic Surgeon
  • Mr J Henderson, Consultant Plastic Surgeon
  • Miss E West, Consultant Plastic Surgeon



Severn trainees: £50

External trainees: £65

£5 discount for ASiT members


Registration/Additional Information

For additional information/registration, please contact Places are limited, so act soon.