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Inguinal Hernia - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Referral, Repair
Norwest Private Hospital invites General Practitioners and Healthcare Professionals to attend this live, online and interactive meeting presented by Dr Lawrence Yuen and Dr Yusuf Moollan.

Activity ID 303086

Diagnosis, appropriate referral, treatment and post operative care of patients presenting with an Inguinal Hernia. Delegates will be provided with extensive information on the surgical techniques offered to treat patients once diagnosed with an Inguinal Hernia.

Learning Outcomes:
1. Distinguish patients suitable for Open vs Laparoscopic surgical repair
2. Identify the potential risk vs benefit of open hernia repair and laparoscopic repair and how this effects post-operative care
3. Explain the diagnosis to patients and recommend a referral to a specialist when required

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Nov 24, 2021 07:00 PM in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

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Dr Lawrence Yuen
Laparoscopic, Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic & Transplant Surgeon @Norwest Private Hospital
Dr Lawrence Yuen is a General Surgeon, with particular expertise and specialising in hepatobiliary, pancreatic and transplant surgery. He is a consultant at Westmead Public Hospital and Norwest Private Hospital. Areas of expertise Dr Yuen is highly experienced in complex liver and pancreatic resection and has expertise in laparoscopic surgery for diseases of the gallbladder, liver, pancreas, adrenal and spleen. Within general surgery Dr Yuen has a special interest hernia repair, both open and laparoscopic, including hiatus hernia and anti-reflux surgery.
Dr Yusuf Moollan
Hernia, Varicose Vein & General Surgeon @Norwest Private Hospital
Dr Yusuf Moollan is a specialist Hernia and General Surgeon. He specialises in minimally invasive, laparoscopic surgery, complex hernia surgery, endoscopies (gastroscopies and colonoscopies), and varicose vein treatments. Areas of expertise include: Hernia Surgery, Minimally invasive laparoscopic hernia surgery, Complex/ incisional abdominal wall hernia repair, Groin hernia (inguinal, femoral, obturator), Umbilical, ventral hernia, sports hernia, Chemical abdominal wall relaxation, Pre-operative progressive pneumoperitoneum andMinimally invasive external oblique release. General Surgery • Minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery • Gallbladder surgery • Upper and lower GI surgery • Gastroscopy and colonoscopy • Skin lesions • Lipomas and cysts • Haemorrhoid and perianal surgery Varicose Vein Treatment • Direct Vision sclerotherapy • Ultrasound guided sclerotherapy • Ultrasound guided venaseal treatment (Vein glue) • Phlebectomy