This educational site / portal was established to support the education of general, plastic, trauma and bariatric surgeons working in the fields of hernia repair, abdominal wall reconstruction and bariatric surgery.
This content was designed to further support our commitment to excellence in enhancing surgical education. This is demonstrated by our continuing efforts and involvement in providing more resources and other support for educational endeavors, to improve the overall quality of surgical education, leadership, experience and expertise.
Hernia Repair and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction View All
Carl R. Doerhoff, MD, FACS, practices in SurgiCare in Jefferson City, Missouri, presents the use of the GORE® SYNECOR® BioMaterial Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair.
Karl A. LeBlanc, MD, MBA, FACS, FASMBS performs a Sugarbaker Repair of a Parastomal Hernia Utilizing GORE® SYNECOR Intraperitoneal Biomaterial 15 cm x 20 cm Synthetic Hybrid Mesh.
GORE® SYNECOR Biomaterial PTFE Knit provides greater strength for the duration of hernia repair.
Bariatric Surgery View All
The study compared laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) staple-line leak rates of 4 prevalent surgical options: No reinforcement, oversewing, nonabsorbable bovine pericardial strips (BPS) and absorbable polymer membrane (APM).
Clinical Performance of GORE® SEAMGUARD® Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement.
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