The benefits of robotics in performing metabolic and bariatric surgery. Adding robotic surgery to MBS practices that are not currently doing it, highlighting challenges, pitfall, and tips and tricks to successful add value to your program

Learning Objectives:

  1. Review current role of robotics in primary and revisional bariatric operations

  2. Review benefits of robotics in bariatric surgery

  3. Discuss challenges and pitfalls of introducing robotics into your bariatric practice

9:15am Welcome/ Introduction
Andre Teixeira, MD
9:16am When I Think the Robotic Platform Will Add Any Benefit to Me?
Rami Lutfi, MD
9:26am How to Use the Platform to Enhance Surgical Education
Ann Rogers, MD
9:36am Does Robotic Platform Add Anything to Your Practice?
Helmuth Billy, MD
9:46am Will New Platforms Disrupt the Current Market Leader?
Andre Teixeira, MD
9:56am Robotic Endoscopy: Where We Stand
Andre Teixeira, MD
10:06am The Future of Robotics and Digital Surgery
Dmytro Havaleshko, MD
10:16am Oops, I Should Have Done These Cases Robotically
Monique Hassan, MD MBA FACS FASMBS
10:26am Q & A
10:36am Break
10:46am Sleeve to DS /SADI-S; Will Robotic Platform Increase the Number of This Revision?
Hugh Babineau, FASMBS MD
10:56am Using the Robot For Revisional Surgery and Super Obese Patient
Rana Pullatt, MD
11:06am How I Do It: Robotic Bypass to DS/SADS
Folahan Ayoola, MD
11:16am How I Do It: Robotic Sleeve to Bypass
Sarah Samreen, MD
11:26am How I Do It: Robotic Sleeve to DS/SADS
Sachin Kukreja, MD
11:36am How I Do It: Robotic Sleeve to OAG
Mohit Bhandari, MD
11:46am Robotic Stapler Misfires: How I Dealt With It
Rana Pullatt, MD
11:56am Question and Answer
12:15pm Adjourn