The East Grinstead Cadaveric Perforator Dissection, Guided Surgery, Preplanning, Dental Implant and Advanced Microvascular Surgery Simulation Course

Open To All | CPD

Running from 15-17 January 2018 for junior doctors in KSS

​The course is now fully booked but observer places are available. For more information visit 

  • Practical cadaveric and microvascular simulation course with an emphasis on hands on experience

  • Cadaveric virtual planning and guided surgery with flap inset for mandibular reconstruction using a fibula free flap

  • Intramuscular perforator dissection techniques

  • Each candidate will raise:

    • An anterolateral thigh free flap​

    • A medial sural artery free flap

    • A fibula free flap

  • Bedside perforator mark-up​

  • Patient positioning

  • Personalised approaches to reconstruction using perforator flaps

  • Chimeric design

  • Setup for microvascular surgery

  • Vessel preparation

  • Principles of triangulation

  • Workflow in flap salvage using a diagnostic approach

Aims & Objectives

There are huge regional variations in trainee exposure to microvascular surgery, free flap inset and perforator dissection; this course aims to deliver training in all three areas.

  • Education Centre, QVH and BSMS Medical School
  • Monday 15th January 2018
  • 09.00-17.00