47th Annual Phoenix Surgical Symposium

Phoenix, Arizona
Thursday, January 31, 2019

Phoenix Surgical Symposium
January 31 - February 2, 2019


Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:15 am Welcome and Introduction:
8:30 am Current Concepts in the De-escalation of Treatment in Breast Cancer: Julie E. Lang, MD, FACS
9:00 am Firearm Injury Prevention: James Davis, MD, FACS
9:30 am Adrenal Incidentaloma – From Workup to Surgery: Allan Siperstein, MD
10:00 am Break/Exhibits
10:15 am Outcomes of Cleft Palate Surgery – The Case for Improving Hospital and Surgeon Quality:
Thomas J. Sitzman, MD
10:45 am Value of Office Ultrasound in an Endocrine Surgery Practice: Allan Siperstein, MD
11:15 am Mastectomy Techniques for Immediate Reconstruction: Julie E. Lang, MD, FACS
11:15am Q & A Panel
12:00 pm Lunch
12:45 pm Teaching and Working With the Millennial Generation: Shawn Marie Hrncir, PhD, CHE
1:45 pm Intimate Partner Violence: James Davis, MD, FACS
2:35 pm Break
2:50 pm Improving Surgeon Quality – The Potential of Deliberate Practice: Thomas J. Sitzman, MD
3:20 pm Physician Well-Being: Shawn Marie Hrncir, PhD, CHES
4:20 pm Peer-Mentoring Among Practicing Surgeons: Thomas J. Sitzman, MD
4:50 pm Q & A Panel
5:15pm Adjourn

Friday, February 1, 2019
7:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:15 am Welcome and Introduction:
8:30 am End Points of Resuscitation: James Davis, MD, FACS
9:00 am Genomic Testing in Breast Cancer: State of the Science: Julie E. Lang, MD, FACS
9:30 am Changing Concepts in Parathyroid Surgery: Allan Siperstein, MD
10:00 am Break/Exhibits
10:15 am Indications for Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer: Julie E. Lang, MD, FACS
10:45 am Thyroid Case Discussion: Allan Siperstein, MD
11:45 am Q & A Panel
12:00 pm Lunch
12:45 pm Update on Lung Transplantation: Ross Bremner, MD, PhD
1:30 pm Destructive Aorectal Injury and Perineal Trauma: Scott R. Steele, MD
2:15 pm Robotics, Efficiency & Learning Curves: What to Expect When You Start:Cheguevara Afaneh, MD, FACS, FASMBS
2:45 pm Break/Exhibits
3:00 pm Operative Management of Hemorrhoids: Scott R. Steele, MD
3:30 pm GERD-state of the Art Surgical Approaches: Ross Bremner, MD, PhD
4:15 pm Robotic Advances in Abdominal Wall Hernia Repairs: Cheguevara Afaneh, MD, FACS, FASMBS
4:45 pm Q & A Panel
5:00 pm Adjourn

Saturday, February 2, 2019
7:30 am Continental Breakfast
7:55 am Welcome and Introduction:
8:00 am The Difficult Stoma: Parastomal Hernia Repairs and Dealing with Other Stomal Complications: Scott R. Steele, MD
8:30 am Esophageal Cancer - Why the Epidemic?: Ross Bremner, MD, PhD
9:15 am Robotics and Bariatrics: Applicability, Efficiency, and Reproducibility: Cheguevara Afaneh, MD, FACS, FASMBS
9:45 am Break
10:00 am Surgical Approach to Massive Paraesophageal Hernia: Ross Bremner, MD, PhD
10:30 am Robotics and Technically Challenging Cases: A Video Based Case Discussion:
Cheguevara Afaneh, MD, FACS, FASMBS
11:00 am Surgical Management of IBD for the General Surgeon: Scott R. Steele, MD
11:45 am Q & A Panel
12:00 pm Adjourn

 

Contact Information

  • Phone: 480-243-2347
    Email: info@phoenixsurgicalsociety.com

Payment Instructions

  • Payment is due in full prior to the symposium.  Credit card payments will show a charge to Phoenix Surgical Symposium on your credit card statement.

    If you are paying by check, please make the check payable to C2 & Company and mail to the address listed below, within 10 days of registration.  Please reference the 2019 PSS.  We do not accept purchase orders as payment.

    Phoenix Surgical Symposium
    c/o C2 & Company
    3370 N Hayden Rd.
    Suite 123 PMB 516
    Scottsdale, AZ  85251

    Questions?
    480-243-2347
    info@phoenixsurgicalsociety.com
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