3rd Endoscopic Ear Surgery Course

14 - 15 August (Tuesday - Wednesday)


Introduction

This is our 3rd SGH Endoscopic Ear Surgery Course and it aims to introduce endoscopic ear surgery techniques to ENT specialists and Residents in training. This 2 day program will showcase the entire breadth of ear surgery procedures that can be performed via endoscopic approach with a focus on the benefits of endoscopic visualization and imparting the necessary knowledge for participants to embark on their endoscopic ear surgery journey. A mix of lectures with hands on dissection in state of the art laboratory facilities will ensure the best learning experience possible.


Course Objectives and Cadaveric Dissections:

Upon completion of the course, the participants will be able to perform the following dissections under supervision:

  • Myringoplasty

  • Stapedotomy and Ossiculoplasty

  • Atticoantrostomies

  • Tympanomastoidectomy

  • Approaches to the Internal auditory meatus via the middle ear


Course Directors

Dr Barrie Tan
Head of Department
Director, Centre for Hearing and Ear Implants
Principal Investigator, Hearing Research Laboratory
Senior Clinical Lecturer, NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Adj Asst Professor, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School
Senior Consultant ENT Surgeon
Department of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery)
Singapore General Hospital


Dr Thong Jiun Fong
Consultant
Department of Otolaryngology
Singapore General Hospital


Foreign Faculty


Dr João Flávio Nogueira

Sinus & Oto Centro, The Vinci Clinic

Brazil


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Professor Michael Tong

NTEC Cluster Co-ordinator

Department of Ear, Nose & Throat, Prince of Wales Hospital

Chairman

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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Dr Harim Priyono

Indonesia

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Professor Chen Chin Kuo

Taiwan

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Dr Chang Wai Tsz

Resident Specialist

Department of Ear, Nose and Throat, Prince of Wales Hospital

Clinical Assistant Professor (honorary)

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


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Dr Willis Tsang

Associate Consultant

Department of Ear, Nose & Throat, Prince of Wales Hospital

Chief Division of Otology & Neurotology, Clinical Associate Professor (honorary)

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong


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Local Faculty

Dr Euan Murugasu

Director, Otology

Senior Consultant, Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) – Head & Neck Surgery

Ng Teng Fong General Hospital and Jurong Medical Centre


Dr Raymond Ngo

Senior Consultant

Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery (ENT)

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