Coventry Ophthalmic Surgery Cadaver Course

7th, 8th, and 9th November 2023, 8.30 am to 6.00 pm
West Midlands Surgical Training Centre, UHCW

Course Organisers: Purnima Mehta, Harpreet Ahluwalia


An exciting opportunity to learn & practise the following procedures using Fresh Frozen Cadaver in our purpose built dissection facility. The course will have minimal didactic lectures, a high trainer:trainee ratio and ample opportunity to practise each of the surgical procedures.

Day 1: Basic Oculoplastic and Squint module
Session 1:
Lateral Canthotomy + Cantholysis, Lateral Tarsal Strip, Tarsorraphy, Wedge excision and repair
Session 2:
Horizontal muscle and Vertical muscle Squint surgery, Suturing and Lid Local Anaesthetic techniques

Day 2: Intermediate Oculoplastic module
Session 1:
Ptosis surgery, Blepharoplasty, Lower Lid and Canalicular laceration repair
Session 2:
Enucleation and Evisceration

Day 3: Advanced Oculoplastic module
Session 1:
External Dacryocystorhinostomy and Reconstruction of Eyelids
Session 2:
Exenteration

The course attracts 7 CPD points per day.

£525/ 1 day, £950/2 days, £1100/3 days

West Midlands Surgical Training Centre
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire
Clifford Bridge Road
Coventry
CV2 2DX
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For further information please contact UHCW Medical Education
Tel: 024 7696 8722
Email: courses@mededcoventry.com