Coming Soon On-Demand

Originally Webcast: Monday, May 4th at 5:00 PM EDT / 2:00 PM PST / 11:00 AM HST

A clinical discussion on emerging trends in abdominal wall reconstruction, hernia repair and robotic surgery, including the use of innovative biomaterials, to understand how these factors may relate to supporting clinical needs and patient outcomes.


Featured Presenters :

Matthew Goldblatt, MD, FACS

Director, Condon Hernia Institute 
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Dr. Goldblatt is the Director of the Condon Hernia Institute. He repairs inguinal and abdominal hernias using laparoscopic or robotic techniques. He performs abdominal wall reconstruction, including component separation, for the most complex hernias. In addition, he performs upper endoscopy and treats gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and hiatal hernias.

John Griffith Linn, MD, FACS

Director, NorthShore Hernia Center 
Evanston, Illinois

Dr. Linn currently works in Glenview, IL and 5 other locations, specializing in General Surgery, Hernia Repair and the use of robotic platforms in associated surgical procedures. Dr. Linn is affiliated with Northshore University Health System, and is a clinical associate professor at the University of Chicago and committee member on the Americas Hernia Society. Additionally, Dr. Linn is an established clinical investigator in the area of hernia repair, with around 40 peer published articles since 2006 and is the principal investigator of an ongoing study.


April 22, 2020

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Surgical Education Network