From the Archives: Best of the Barton Hoexter, MD Video Abstract Awards

Sunday, May 1, 1:30 - 3:00 pm

CME Credit Hours: 1.5

As a national organization with a very strong international reputation, it is our responsibility to provide educational tools for our trainees as well as for surgeons in practice to learn the best techniques, master skills and generate new ideas.
This symposium will highlight the top videos submitted to previous ASCRS meetings over the last decade.  The session will showcase the top five Barton Hoexter, MD, Best Videos that are still relevant today.
The narration will be given live during the presentation and a brief discussion will follow to further highlight the key points of the operation, describing the alternative approaches and potential pitfalls.


At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:
  1. Identify the key parts of a given operation
  2. Recognize the alternative surgical approaches
  3. Avoid the potential pitfalls associated with the operation illustrated


Alessandro Fichera, MD, Dallas, TX

Monica Krezalek, MD, Highland Park, IL
1:30 pm              
Alessandro Fichera, MD, Dallas, TX
1:35 pm              
A Tandem Robotic Technique of Extralevator APR followed by Robotic Rectus Abdominis Muscle Flap Harvest for Immediate Reconstruction of Pelvic Floor Defect
Brian Bello, MD, Washington, DC
1:50 pm              
Perineal Anatomy for Colorectal Surgeons
Mehmet Ayhan Kuzu, MD, Ankara Turkey 
2:05 pm              
Redo Repair of a Recurrent Rectovaginal Fistula with Rectal Advancement
Flap: Three Layer Closure
Slawomir Jozef Marecik, MD, Chicago, IL
2:20 pm              
Laparoscopic Lateral-node Dissection for Rectal Cancer See One, Do One & Teach One?
Rodrigo Oliva Perez, MD, São Paulo, Brazil
2:35 pm               
Robotic Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery: Rectouretheral Fistula Closure
Nimesh Naik, MD, Phoenix, AZ

3:00 pm