FOGSI Basic Endoscopy Course 18-24th Sept 2013 – A Report

September 18-24, 2013

We had 8 participants from all over the country.

Participants came from – Patna, NOIDA, Delhi, Jamshedpur, Karnataka, Muzzafar Nagar, Jammu and Kashmir and Assam.

There were faculty as below which covered all aspects of endoscopy for the comprehensive Basic endoscopy course

  1. Prabha Manchanda
  2. Anupam Bhargava
  3. Vijay Kumar
  4. Varun Duggal
  5. Manoj Singh
  6. Anurag Dhawan
  7. Debashish Dhar
  8. Manu Noatay
  9. Shalabh Tandon
  10. Rahul Manchanda

Sessions covered Gynae Endoscopy , Urology, General surgery Laparoscopy, Infertility related endoscopy, Ultrasound related to endoscopy , Gynae Pathology etc

During the 7 days participants got to see around 25 surgeries.

Variety of surgeries ranged from , Hysteroscopy diagnostic , polypectomies , ashermans, TLH, Myomectomy, Sacrocolpo fixation for prolapse,  laparoscopic cholecystectomy, cystoscopy, ureteric catheterisation, etc

We had a good session at Rainbow hospital, Agra with Dr. Narendra Malhotra , Dr. Jaideep Malhotra, Dr. Vinay Tiwari as senior experienced Faculty.


Some comments and Feedback by participants is as below:

  • Excellent teaching and learning
  • Very good training centre with personal touch, left me with good confidence
  • Good and interactive training. Good experience in hysterectomy. Found the place wonderful and hospitalization offered is wonderful.
  • Wonderful experience! World of hysteroscopy has opened my. will start doing it right away may need follow up training after few months to develop further
  • More hands on required. the module plan is very comprehensive and covered most of the topics needed in day to day practice.