Centro Nacional de Cirugía de Mínimo Acceso

Training in Laparoscopic Surgery in General Surgery

Head Professor:
Javier Ernesto Barreras González, MD, PhD
General Surgeon.
Full Professor, Full Researcher.
Head of the General Surgery Service.

Price: 1000.00 USD

Method of payment:
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Registration is open all year round; except in July and August.

Duration: 4 weeks.

Addressed to: Residents, from second year on. in international General Surgery programs.

Main Topics:
    Topic 1: Minimally invasive surgery. Theoretical rationale. Sterilization and care of video endoscopic instruments.
    Topic 2: Pneumoperitoneum. Physiology and physiopathology. Implications of patient homeostasis. Pneumoperitoneum complications.
    Topic 3: Video laparoscopic cholecystectomy and procedures for the diagnosis and treatment of choledocolithiasis.
General Aim:
  1. To know the theoretical and practical principles of Laparoscopic Surgery in General Surgery.

Jorge G. Pereira Fraga, MD


Sigifredo de la C. Montero Ferrer, MD, PhD


Rosalba Roque González, MD, MSc, PhD


Miguel A. Martínez Alfonso, MD, PhD


Lázara Martínez White, BSN

Ana Bertha López Milhet, MD

Raúl Jiménez Ramos, MD


Hiram de Zacarías Rodríguez Blanco, MD


Rafael de la C. Torres Peña, MD, PhD


Yaquelin Rodríguez Ramírez, BSN

Universidad de Ciencias Médicas