Soft Tissue Surgery IV

in progress


Combined Course

18.01.2021 – 23.01.2021

09.12.2021 – 10.12.2021

EURO 2.650.-

Total hours: 40
ATF hours (Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, Switzerland): TBA
ECTS credits (Master & Certificate): 5

Program Director/
Principal Course Master:

Univ. Prof. Dr. Gilles Dupré DECVS (FR/AT)

Course Masters:

Dr. Gert ter Haar DECVS (NED)

The order of the lectures is subject to changes
Group work and interactive sessions are included in the time frame; Some work assignments might be given additionally. All practical sessions will be held during a 2 days’ events. It will be preceded by a short online refreshment of your knowledge.

Online sessions 18-23 January 2021

Monday, 18/01: 08.30 am-5 pm
Tuesday, 19/01: 08.30 am-1 pm
Wednesday, 20/01: 08.30 am-1 pm
Thursday-Friday: Free
Saturday, 23/01: 08.30 am-1 pm

Monday, January 18th

Course Introduction
Brachycephaly related diseases, symptoms and diagnosis
Surgery to correct brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome Endoscopic examination of the upper airways: Principles
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch Break
Tracheal collapse
Tracheal diseases, trauma, tracheostomy and tracheal resection and anastomosis
Laryngeal paralysis
Clinical cases: Larynx-Brachys-Trachea

Tuesday, January 19th

08:30 – 13:00
Anatomy & physiology of the ears
External ear disease: decision making and treatments
Middle ear diseases and treatments in dogs and cats
Nasopharyngeal polyps

Wednesday, January 20th

08:30 – 13:00
Other surgical ear conditions
Wounds of the head: How to reconstruct them
Salivary gland diseases and treatments
Surgical diseases and treatments of Thyroid and Parathyroid gland diseases

Saturday, January 23rd

08:30 – 13:00
Diagnostic work-up for nasal disease Surgery of the nose
Wrap-up session: Upper airways
Wrap-up session: Ears

Practical sessions Warsaw / Poland

Practical sessions 09-10 December 2021

Ear procedures

  • Lateral and vertical ear canal resection
  • TECA and LBO
  • VBO

Brachycephalic surgery

  • Rhinoplasty
  • Folded flap palatoplasty

Endoscopy of the upper airways

  • Practical training for rhinoscopy, laryngo-tracheoscopy, BAL …

Laryngeal paralysis surgery

  • Practical training for Tie-back procedures

Tracheal surgery

  • Tracheal collapse surgery with external rings
  • Tracheostomy
  • Tracheal resection

Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
Salivary gland removal