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Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar Along With US Doctors Invited In CME on Laparoscopic Surgery

Eminent doctors from India and America participated in Continuous Medical Education (CME) on ‘Safe Laparoscopic surgery’. The event was organized by Dr. Kuldip Singh at a private club in Ludhiana on completing 25 years of Laparoscopic surgery in that region. Dr. Kuldip Singh is a chief trustee of the Indian Endoscopic Surgery Association (IAGES) and has been nominated from India as a director of the International Federation of Societies of Endoscopic Surgeons. On this occasion, the specialists who shared their experiences in the field includes Dr. Shailesh Puntambekar from Galaxy Care Hospital Pune (specialist in oncology surgery), Prof. Michael Brunt, Director Minimal Invasive Surgery from Washington School of Medicine, and Dr. Chintamani from Delhi. Chief Guest on the occasion Prof Micheal Brunt spoke about the safe surgery in gall bladder. Dr. Kuldip Singh explained that laparoscopic surgery has revolutionized the patient care delivery in the terms of short stay at hospital. Dr. Ajmer Singh as a patron of the CME and being one of the senior most surgeons of the state emphasized on conducting such CME programmes. A panel discussion on safe laparoscopic surgery was conducted highlighting the risk factors and how to take care of them.