Medical Innovation & Technology Forum 2018 Programme

Medical Innovation & Technology Forum 2018
Supported By:
Robotic Society


Robotic Surgery in the Singapore Healthcare Ecosystem:
A Symposium of Updates for Primary Care Providers

Opening Plenary : Surgical Updates - Trends & Landscape Joseph NG, President, Robotic Surgical Society of Singapore
Robotic Surgery in Gynaecology Cancer Jeffrey LOW, National University Hospital
Robotic Surgery in Hepatobiliary (Liver) Brian GOH, Singapore General Hospital
New Paradigm in Surgical Management of Oropharyngeal Cancer LIM Chwee Ming, National University Hospital
Transoral Robotic Surgery for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Toh Song Tar, Singapore General Hospital
15 Years of Robotic Urological Surgery in Singapore : Where are we at? Png Keng Siang, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Latest Trends in Robotic Thoracic Surgery Aneez D.B AHMED, Tan Tock Seng Hospital
Robotic Surgery in Makoplasty Speaker to be confirmed

*Pending CME Accreditation!

Live Product Demonstrations

da Vinci Surgical System
da Vinci Surgical System

Designed to facilitate complex surgery using a minimally invasive approach, and is controlled by a surgeon from a console.

Mako® Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology
Mako® Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology

A robotic-arm assisted technology that helps surgeons provide patients with a personalised surgical experience.

Why GPs should attend:

  • Unique forum where all the specialties offering robotic surgery are in one meeting.
  • National experts in robotic surgery in their respective disciplines will be there to provide updates to primary care providers.
  • Gain a better understanding of where robotic surgery fits into Singapore healthcare.
  • To be better equipped to counsel patients who may need surgery or who are thinking about surgery.
  • Understand why robotics surgery is the future standard of care for surgery in multiple specialties.

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