Novosibirsk, st. Nemirovicha-Danchenko, 132/1

“Endoscopic Spine Surgery” Training Course

14 April 2023

“Endoscopic spine surgery” training course

Dates: March 17-18, 2022

Venue: Federal Neurosurgical Center (Novosibirsk)

Address: 132/1 Nemirovich-Danchenko street, Novosibirsk (conference-hall)

Number of participants: 10 students

Course moderator:

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


Igor V.Basankin, MD, PhD, Head of neurosurgical division #3 of Professor S.V.Ochapovskiy Research Institute – Regional Clinical Hospital #1 (Krasnodar);

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

Roman V.Khalepa, a neurosurgeon, Head of the surgical suit of the Federal Neurosurgical Center (Novosibirsk).

Registration for the course and event program can be found at the website of the Siberian Association of Neurosurgeons.


March 17, 2022 (Thursday)

09.00-09.10 Opening remarks. Welcome words

09.10-04.00 Lectures

09.10-09.40 “Endoscopic lumbar spine anatomy. Instruments for endoscopic lumbar spine surgery” (Y.Kubetskiy)

09.40-10.10 “Endoscopic lumbar spine surgery (transforaminal approach)” (Y.Kubetskiy)

10.10-10.40 “Endoscopic lumbar spine surgery (intralaminar approach)” (R.Khalepa)

10.40-11.00 Coffee-break

11.00-11.30 “Endoscopic surgery of lumbar spine herniated disc with migration” (I.Basankin)

11.30-12.00 “Comparative results of herniated disc treatment (microdiscectomy vs endoscopic discectomy)” (I.Basankin)

12.00-12.30 “Endoscopy in surgical treatment of spinal canal stenosis on lumbar level, DELTA” (R.Khalepa)

12.30-13.00 “Endoscopic dorsal foraminotomy on cervical level” (Y.Kubetskiy)

13.00-14.00 Lunch

14.00-18.00 Workshop. Working on models.

March 18, 2022 (Friday)

09.00-17.00 Surgical showcases (transforaminal, interlaminar herniated disc removal, endoscopic decompression of spinal canal (delta)

17.00-17.30 Clinical cases discussion

17.30 Closing remarks. Certificates delivery.