Comprehensive Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Symposium | Phoenix

Dates: Sep 16, 2019 7:00 AM - Sep 17, 2019 12:30 PM

Event Location: Abrazo Arrowhead Hospital, 18701 N. 67th Ave, Glendale, AZ, 85308, US

An interactive symposium designed for general, bariatric, trauma and plastic surgeons involved in complex abdominal wall hernia reconstruction

The purpose of the educational event is to facilitate discussion on successful solutions for managing complex abdominal wall hernia repairs and to understand the proper use of Phasix™ Mesh. Discussion will include a review of preclinical and clinical data, science and technology of products, economics of AWR and various techniques for repairing abdominal wall hernias.

Surgeons will have the opportunity to participate in a hands-on cadaver lab under the direct supervision of the program faculty

• Review current literature for hernia repair techniques, materials, and patient management strategies
• Gain new insights into advanced surgical techniques for abdominal wall hernia repairs
• Demonstrate use of BD products in hernia repair



Sean Orenstein, MD, FACS

Brian Prebil, DO

Eric Thomas, MD



  • Open TAR
  • Robotic Inguinal
  • Robotic TAR
  • Robotic Ventral

3DMax, Arista AH, Echo 2, OptiFix, Phasix, Phasix ST, Ventralight ST w Echo PS

Please contact your local BD Interventional Representative for more information.