SAGES—The Society of American of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons


The Society of American of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) annual meeting was held in Seattle, April 11-14, 2018. Faculty and fellows from our Minimally Invasive Surgery division made a big splash, with presentations and course teaching. See what they presented below.

Santiago Horgan, MD, FACS

Santiago Horgan, MD, FACS
Chief, Division of MIS and Professor of Surgery
Program Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

Severe motility disease of the esophagus and/or stomach. Now what to do? Help
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 10:40-10:50
Location: 608-609

Robotic heller myotomy
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 11:54-12:12
Location: 6E

Esophagectomy
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 4:15-4:30
Location: 6C

Robotic surgery: real indications and trends
Date: Friday, April 13, 2018
Time: 1:30-3:30
Location: 6C

Robotic myotome for achalasia and robotic total esophagectomy: why?
Date: Friday, April 13, 2018
Time: 2:20-2:30
Location: 6C


Bryan J. Sandler, MD FACS

Bryan J. Sandler, MD FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Program Co-Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship

Choosing the best dilator for the job
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 10:30-10:40
Location: 6B

Hands on Endoscopy course
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 1:00-5:00
Location: 4F

Evolving Endoscopic techniques for mgmt of leak after bariatric surgery
Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018
Time: 8:15-8:30
Location: 606-607


Garth R. Jacobsen, MD, FACS

Garth R. Jacobsen, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Ventral hernias
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 3:15-3:30
Location: 6E

Inguinal hernias
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 10:06-10:24
Location: 6E


Jenny Lam

Jenny Lam
Research Fellow

Robotic Assisted Grynfelt Lesshaft Hernia repair
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 7:30-9:00
Location: 615-617

iposter: ICG use in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Potential shift in standard of care?
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 10:00-4:00
Location: 4C

Innovative approach for the removal of a giant gastric lipoma &
Avoiding heart transplant with a mirrored sleeve gastrectomy in a case of situs inversus

Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 3:30-4:00
Location: 4A/B

ERAS protocol for bariatric surgery:Is it safe to discharge on POD 1?
Date: Friday, April 13, 2018
Time: 4:00-5:30
Location: 615-617


Bernstein

Dave Bernstein
Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellow

Single stage robotic thoracoabdominal myotomy for treatment of type III achalasia
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 7:00 - 9:00
Location: 615-617

Laparoscopic epiphrenic diverticulectomy with robotic myotomy and dor fundoplication
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Time: 3:00-5:00
Location: 6B

Reverse sleeve gastrectomy for resection of gastric GIST
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 10:00-12:00
Location: 4A/B


Thach Phamm

Thach Pham
Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellow

Large traumatic splenic cyst treated with laparoscopic partial splenectomy
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 8:00-9:00
Location: 6B