Soft Tissue I: Soft Tissue Surgery

One-day workshop for Vets

Gain more confidence, create new enthusiasm and enhance your surgical skills and capabilities to provide a better service and experience to your patients and clients.

Our Soft Tissue Surgery workshop is designed to be a hands-on practical workshop to develop your understanding of surgical wounds and stages of healing, closure techniques and diagnosing of skin masses.  This workshop is ideal for Veterinarians wanting practical experience with close supervision by our specialised tutors.

Key Learning Areas: 
  • Halsteds principles and why they’re important
  • Stages and types of wound healing (primary, secondary intention)
  • Review of aseptic technique
  • Surgical skin tension relieving wound closure techniques
  • Local/subdermal skin flaps – advancement, rotational etc
  • Axial pattern skin flaps
  • Free grafts

Book a Workshop

Queensland

Date: 
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Victoria

Date: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Christchurch

Date: 
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Cost: 
$1799
UVG & Vetcentric Member Cost: 
$1349.25
Available for: 
Vets
Expected value: 
16 points
Educators: 
Dr Lachlan Campbell
Dr Ralph Webster
Dr Helen Milner