Padjadjaran University, Indonesia
Hasan Sadikin General Hospital, Indonesia
Keynote: J Kidney
Minimal access surgery has been recognized as friendlier surgery for patients due to its advantages on faster recovery, improved cosmetic results, and reduced postoperative pain. Since its first practice on 1985, by Prof. Muhe in Germany, laparoscopic cholecystectomy has now been a gold standard. Indonesia started this minimal invasive approach in 1991. Since then, many procedures were done laparoscopically, in line with those of done in developed countries. The presentation will show current achievements of minimal access surgery. It will also discuss advancements in minimal access surgeries and its future prospects.
Reno Rudiman is a Digestive Surgeon at the Hasan Sadikin Hospital in Bandung, Indonesia. He has completed his Master’s degree at the University of Aberdeen, UK, and he was awarded his PhD from the Padjadjaran University, Indonesia. He also finished his training in General Surgery and Digestive Surgery in the Padjadjaran University. Till now, he has published numerous national as well as international publications on surgery. He has special interest in minimal invasive surgery. He was the first to perform NOTES transvaginal cholecystectomy in Indonesia in 2008. He was among the first surgeons in Indonesia licensed to perform robotic surgery. He is a National Faculty Member of the Indonesian Society of Endolaparoscopic Surgery, and regularly teaches Endolaparoscopy in national courses.
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