Advanced hands-on training in laparoscopic surgery is offered by Cleveland Clinic’s Department of General Surgery under the preceptorship of Matthew Kroh, MD. The goal of the program is to help practicing physicians:
The curriculum of the four-week program includes observation, didactic sessions and lab work followed by outpatient experience and hands-on surgical training under the direct supervision of the preceptor.
Learning goals in the outpatient clinic include:
Learning goals in the operating room include hands-on training in techniques of minimal incision laparoscopic surgery including:
Please note: Case volume is estimated and may vary depending on scheduling and staff availability.