Endovenous microwave ablation (EMWA) course to treat varicose veins and perforating veins

£500.00

Introductory Course 

  • Learn the endovenous microwave ablation technique (EMWA) to effectively treat truncal veins and incompetent perforating veins under tumescent anaesthesia without the need for any eye protection.

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Description

Course details:

Learn the endovenous microwave ablation technique (EMWA) to effectively treat truncal veins and incompetent perforating veins under tumescent anaesthesia without the need for any eye protection.

Course is suitable for:

Suitable for consultant surgeon/radiologists wishing to enhance their venous surgical offering; surgical/radiological trainees who are already operating and wish to develop an interest in endovenous surgery.

Course timetable and course dates available:

22nd & 23rd November 2019

  • Friday evening:

18:00- 20:00 talks on the background, physics, technique, patient selection, advantages of endovenous microwave ablation.

20:30 course dinner and opportunity to ask questions in more relaxed surroundings

  • Saturday morning:

08:00 Onwards – patients with varicose veins or superficial venous reflux treated with endovenous microwave ablation (EMWA) truncal veins and perforating veins using TRLOP technique.

Course location: The Whiteley Clinic, 1 Stirling House, Stirling Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7RF.

Course objectives:

  • Understand the science behind endovenous microwave ablation and how this differs from radiofrequency ablation, endovenous laser ablation and non-tumescent methods.
  • Understand patient selection for endovenous microwave
  • Understand different settings used for endovenous microwave ablation in different patients and different size veins
  • Learn how to control the endovenous microwave machine and calculate energy passage
  • College of Phlebology certification for course attendance
  • CPD certification for course

General Information:

Refreshments and dinner during the course will be provided. Please advise if you have any special dietary requirements.

We are happy to recommend hotels in the local area should you need some assistance when booking your accommodation.

If you would like to extend the training course with Professor Mark Whiteley, please advise the team at the time of booking so the course price can be adjusted accordingly.

Please note full payment is required at the time of booking to secure your training place.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us on info@collegeofphlebology.com