Pelvic floor and Anorectal Ultrasound Masterclass
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Mr Abdul H Sultan, MD FRCOG
- Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Croydon University Hospital, Croydon, Surrey.
- Honorary Reader, St. George's University of London.
Miss Ranee Thakar, MD FRCOG
- Consultant Obstetrician & Urogynaecology Subspecialist, Croydon University Hospital, Croydon, Surrey
- Honorary Senior Lecturer, St. George's University of London.
Description of course
This workshop aims to provide skills in all aspects of pelvic floor and anal endosonography that would interest the novice as well as the more experienced. The faculty comprises of international experts Professor Pawel Wieczorek, Radiologist, Lublin, Poland and Professor Giulio Santoro, Colorectal surgeon, Treviso, Italy
Obstetric trauma is a major cause faecal incontinence in women and anal endosonography is an established gold standard in the diagnosis of sphincter defects. Abdul Sultan and Ranee Thakar are consultant urogynaecologists who are internationally renowned as experts in obstetric trauma and work closely with colorectal surgeons. They currently run international hands-on workshops on perineal and anal sphincter trauma.
The programme will be comprehensive, encompassing a global perspective to pelvic floor trauma including levator injuries, rectoceles, cystoceles and urinary incontinence. Live demonstrations are planned and delegates will be given an opportunity to develop hands-on experience on image acquisition and interpretation.
Venue / Location: Croydon University Hospital, Croydon, Surrey
Postgraduate Medical Centre (PGMC), Yellow Zone
Dates: 01st & 02nd June 2019
Time: DAY 1 - 0900h to 1800h
DAY 2 - 0830h to 1630h
Cost: £480.00 for two days
Prof. Pawel Wieczorek, Radiologist, Lublin, Poland
Prof. Giulio Santoro, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Treviso, Italy
Dr Isabelle van Gruting, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dr Annika Taithongchai, Research Fellow
Dr Aswini Balachandran, Urogynaecology Subspecialty Trainee
Dr Ola Stankiewich, Consultant Radiologist, Sheffield
Dr Kandice Wong, Research Fellow
Wendy Ness, Colorectal Nurse Specialist
For more information please contact:
The Orchid Suite
Croydon University Hospital
530 London Road
Croydon, Surrey, UK
Phone : +44 737 675 6280
E-Mail : Michellelawrence1@nhs.net
For a recommended hotel within the Croydon area, there is The Croydon Park Hotel: http://www.croydonparkhotel.com/
For basic accommodation the Ibis (Croydon) 020 8689 8989 is located directly opposite Croydon University Hospital: