Novosibirsk, st. Nemirovicha-Danchenko, 132/1

“Endoscopic Spine Surgery” Training course

14 April 2023

Dear colleagues!

A training course on endoscopic spine surgery will be held on March 11-12, 2021 at the premises of the Federal Neurosurgical Center (Novosibirsk). The course program consists of lectures and practice on models. Surgeons’ showcases are also included into the Program of the course.

The following colleagues from Krasnodar and Novosibirsk will be the faculties:

-       Irog V.Basankin, MD, PhD, orthopedic traumatologist, Head of neurosurgical (vertebrological) division of the S.V.Ochapovskiy Regional clinical hospital #1 (Krasnodar);

-       Yuliy E.Kubetskiy, neurosurgeon, Head of spinal division of the Federal Neurosurgical Center (Novosibirsk);

-       Vladislav V.Kelmakov, neurosurgeon of the spinal division of the Federal Neurosurgical Center (Novosibirsk);

-       Roman V.Khalepa, neurosurgeon, Head of OR of the Federal Neurosurgical Center (Novosibirsk).


March 11, 2021

08:00-08:10 Participants registration. Welcome words.

08:10-08:35 Lecture on “Endoscopic anatomy of lumbar spine. Instruments for endoscopic surgery of lumbar spine” (I.Basankin)

08:35-09:00 Lecture on “Endoscopic surgery of lumbar spine (transforaminal approach)” (Y.Kubetskiy)

09:00-09:30 Lecture on “Endoscopic surgery of lumbar spine (intralaminar approach) (V.Kelmakov)

09:30-10:00 Coffee-break.

10:00-12:00 Practice: practicing of intralaminar, posterolateral and transforaminal approaches on models.

12:00-12:30 Lunch.

12:30-18:30 Surgeons’ showcase (intralaminar, posterolateral and transforaminal approaches)

18:30-18:50 Clinical cases discussion.

18:50-19:00 Closing remarks of the first day.


March 12, 2021

08:00-08:20 Lecture on “Ambilateral decompression from unilateral approach” (Delta system)  (R.Khalepa)

08:20-08:40 Lecture on “Endoscopic surgery of lumbar spine: possibilities and technical aspects in non-standard cases” (I.Basankin)

08:40-09:00 Lecture on “Complications of endoscopic surgery of lumbar spine” (R.Khalepa).

09:00-09:30 Coffee-break.

09:30-12:00 Practice: practicing of ambilateral decompression from unilateral approach on models.

12:00-12:30 Lunch.

12:30-18:30 Surgeon’s showcase: Delta endoscopic decompression.

18:30-18:50 Clinical cases discussion.

18:50-19:00 Closing remarks. Certificates delivery.

Number of course participants is limited – 12 students.

Registration for the course is closed.