Advanced Knee Arthroscopy and Reconstruction

Convenor:

Dr Dave Lee, Changi General Hospital

Participants:

Course capacity – 30 participants
Intermediate – advanced skills level • proficient in knee arthroscopy

Faculty:

International

  • Dr Andy Williams, UK
  • Dr Bancha Chernchujit, Thailand

Local

  • A/Prof Paul Chang, Singapore General Hospital
  • Dr Chong Kian Chun, Island Orthopaedic Group
  • Dr Lim Jit Kheng, Minimally Invasive Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Dr Yegappan Muthukaruppan, Centre for Sports, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Dr Michael Soon, Centre for Sports, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

Scope:

ACL Reconstruction • PCL Reconstruction • All-inside Meniscus Repair

Aims:

  • teach participants Anatomic ACL and PCL reconstruction with Hamstring and BTB Autograft
  • interaction with experience faculty on tunnel placement in ligament reconstruction surgery with cadaveric hands-on practice
  • exposure to a variety of graft fixation techniques as well as current all-inside meniscus repair devices

Programme

0800 hrs Registration  
0830 hrs Introduction and Housekeeping Dave Lee
0845 hrs Lecture: Anatomic ACL – My Concepts Andy Williams
0900 hrs Demonstration: Hamstring and Patellar Tendon and Anatomic ACL Andy Williams
0940 hrs Hands-on: Hamstring / Patella Tendon Harvest and anatomic ACL ALL
1100 hrs Demonstration: Double Bundle ACL Paul Chang
1130 hrs Discussion: ACL Graft Choice and Tunnel Placement Andy Williams / Paul Chang / Faculty
1200 hrs Lunch  
1300 hrs Lecture: PCL Reconstruction – How I Do It? Andy Williams
1315 hrs Demonstration: Hamstring PCL Reconstruction Andy Williams
1400 hrs Hands-on: PCL Reconstruction ALL
1500 hrs Coffee Break  
1515 hrs Demonstration: BTB PCL Reconstruction Bancha Chernchujit
1600 hrs Hands-on: All-inside Meniscus Repair ALL
1630 hrs Discussion: PCL and Multiligament Injury Management Andy Williams / Bancha Chernchujit / Faculty
1700 hrs Wrap Up and Debrief Andy Williams / Dave Lee
1715 hrs adjourn for drinks and dinner ALL