Laparoscopic Surgery Scotland

Consultant Laparoscopic

and General Surgeon

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

This website will provide information to the public and guidance to trainees on advanced laparoscopic techniques by an experienced surgeon and recognised trainer. Mr Nassar is the Scottish Representative and Council Member of the ALSGBI, the Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland. He is Vice-Chairman of the Education and Training Committee of the EAES, the European Association of Endscopic Surgery. His interest in laproscopic training has continued since the early 1990's. He is a faculty member to the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Advanced Laparoscopic Courses and the European Association for Endoscopic Surgeons EAES GI Courses.

Trainees and potential research fellows may find the research section and links useful and are welcome to e-mail for advice and further information on current research projects.

Topics will include:

***Advanced dissection techniques for laparoscopic cholecystectomy towards a truly minimally invasive

***laparoscopic cholecystectomy, optimisation of outcome parameters

***laparoscopic bile duct exploration

***antireflux surgery

***splenectomy, gastric and oesophageal surgery

***emergency laparoscopy

***laparoscopic orchidopexy for the impalpable testis

***thoracoscopic sympathectomy for excessive sweating and facial blushing.