Microvascular Surgery Skills Training

Target Audience

This course is designed for practicing surgeons, residents and fellows in surgery programs that utilize microvascular procedures. In addition, physician assistants, research personnel and other members of the surgical team assisting in microvascular procedures will also benefit.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Establish the skills necessary for the successful completion of end-to-end arterial and venous anastomoses, end-to-side anastomoses and their proper application.
  • Integrate the skills practiced in the microvascular surgery training center to increase competency in the operating theater to decrease mistakes that lead to flap or tissue necrosis.
  • Compare recent advances in microvascular surgery such as coupling devices and neurotubes for nerve coaptation to hand sewing techniques.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course. 

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Professional training

Certifications & Titles

Certificate in Microvascular Surgery Skills

Study Options

Full Time

Rochester, Minnesota, SAD

Rochester , United States

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United States



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