Dr R Padmakumar - Organizing Chairman of MISCON 2018 - Minimally Invasive Surgery Conference

Inauguration Ceremony Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Inauguration Ceremony Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore

Inauguration Ceremony MISCON 2018


Practicing with Simulators at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore

MISCON 2018 (Live Workshop and Wet Tissue Sessions) – was held at Hotel Holiday Inn, Kochi, on 20, 21, 22 July 2018. MISCON 2018 was organized as the South Zone Conference of Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of India (SELSI) . The Conference was jointly organized by Dept of Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore and Verwandeln Institute Kochi (Center for MIS training) in association with Association of Surgeons of India (ASI Kerala Chapter) , Indian Hernia Society (IHS) and Society of Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Surgeons of India (SELSI).

On 20th July - Pre-Conference Workshop with hands-on sessions for PGs and young surgeons were conducted. This year wet tissues for anastomosis, suturing and stapling were arranged. Simulators for laparoscopy, stapler haemorrhoidectomy and endo trainers were also be available.

On 21st and 22nd July - Live Operative Workshop with two-way interactive communication from VPS Lakeshore to Hotel Holiday Inn, the venue of the meeting.

The Live Operative Workshop covered large varieties of procedures ranging from basic to most advanced and was performed via minimal access by distinguished national and international faculty.

As usual, MISCON 2018, the international meet at Kochi, was an umbrella for a number of associations, was highly informative and educative and thus was fruitful for all practicing surgeons and PG students. The scientific program was very rich in substance.

Practicing with Simulators at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Practicing with Simulators at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Practicing with Simulators at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Practicing with Simulators at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Dr Padmakumar as Faculty at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Dr Padmakumar as Faculty at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Dr Padmakumar as Faculty at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Dr Padmakumar as Faculty at Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery, VPS Lakeshore
Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery in Newspapers, VPS Lakeshore
Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery in Newspapers, VPS Lakeshore
Conference on Minimally Invasive Surgery in Newspapers, VPS Lakeshore

Contact Details

Dr. R. Padmakumar
MBBS, DNB, MNAMS, DipALS, FAIS, FIMSA, FCLS, FRCS (GL)
Senior Consultant Laparoscopic and Metabolic Surgeon &
Director - Verwandeln Institute (Transforming Lives)
(Specialist in Laparoscopy, Hernia, Cancer, Obesity, Diabetes Surgery, Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery, Thoracoscopy, Intragastric Balloon)
Keyhole Clinic, Thammanam Road, Plarivattom, Kerala, Kochi, India
Lakeshore Hospital, Maradu, Kerala, Kochi, India

Consultant Surgeon
Starcare Hospital, Mawaleh, Seeb, Muscat, Oman (+968 24557200)
Specialist Surgeon
Medeor 24x7 Hospital, Dubai (+971 4 350 0600)

Mobile: +919447230370, +919846320370 (India)
Mobile: 00971567581025 (UAE)
Email: drrpadmakumar@gmail.com

Websites:
www.drrpadmakumar.com
www.endoscopythyroid.com
www.obesitysurgeonkerala.com
www.diabetescuresurgeon.com

National President - Indian Hernia Society (2016)
Chairman (Elect), Association of Surgeons of India - Kerala Chapter
GC Member, Association of Surgeons of India (2013 - 2018)
Vice President- Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of India
Jt. Secretary - Indian Association of Endocrine Surgeons (2016)
Founder Member, Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Society Of India
Founder Member, Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India
International Faculty of IASGO on Hernia and Diabetic Surgery
International Faculty of IFSO on Diabetic Surgery
Associate Editor : Diabetes and Obesity International Journal