International Society For Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery
Masters Day
Masters Day Overview | Thoracic Track Program | Cardiac Track Program

08:00 - 9.45
Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve, Ascending/Arch and Hybrid Endovascular Thoracic Aortic Surgery: Session I
Moderators: Malakh L. Shrestha, MBBS, PhD; Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
Marco Vola, MD, PhD; University Hospital of Lyon, Lyon, France
08.00 - 08.10
Mini Upper Hemi-Sternotomy AVRepair/David and Ascending Aortic Replacement
Konstandinos A. Plestis, MD
Lankenua Heart Institute, Wynnawood, PA
08.10 - 08.20
Mini Upper Hemi -Sternotomy Ascending Aorta and Arch
Malakh L. Shrestha, MBBS, PhD
Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
08.20 - 08.30
Right Thoracotomy Ascending & Hemi Arch Aortic Surgery
Joseph Lamelas, MD
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
08.30 - 08.40
Tips and Tricks to Implant a Sutureless Value (Intuity)
Denis Bouchard, MD
Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Canada
08.40 - 08.50
How to Size a Sutureless Valve (Perceval)
Simon C. Moten, MD
Austin Health, Heidelberg, Germany
08.50 - 09.00
Thoracoscopic AVR (TEAVR)
Marco Vola, MD, PhD
University Hospital of Lyon, Lyon, France
09.00 - 09.10
New Tissue Valve Technology
Gregory P. Fontana, MD
CardioVascular Institute Los Robles Hospital, Thousand Oaks, CA
09.10 - 09.20
Question and Answer
09.20 - 09.45
Panel Discussion: Should all Low Risks Patients be considered for TAVR or will There Still be a Role for SAVR? And which SAVR Approach is Optimal?
Panelists:
Malakh L. Shreshtha
Marco Vola
Konstandinos A. Plestis
Joseph Lamelas
Denis Bouchard
Simon C. Moten
Gregory P. Fontana
9.45 - 10.15
Coffee Break
10.15 - 12:00
Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve, Ascending/Arch and Hybrid Endovascular Thoracic Aortic Surgery: Session II
Moderators: Derek Brinster, MD: Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
Randolph H.L. Wong, MD: Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
10.15 - 10.27
Endovascular Repair Of Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms Using Parallel Grafting/Snorkel Technique
Christian Shults, MD
MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute, Washington, DC
10.27 - 10.39
TEVAR in Type A Dissection for Frozen Elephant Trunk: When, How, and Why
Derek Brinster, MD
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
10.39 - 10.51
TEVAR - How I Do It, How I can Teach Everyone to do it
Ourania Preventza, MD
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
10.51 - 11.03
TEVAR for Type B Aortic Dissections
Randolph H.L. Wong, MD
Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
11.03 - 11.15
Aortic Arch - Hybrid Treatments and New Perspectives
Ourania Preventza, MD
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
11.15 - 11.25
Question and Answer
11.25 - 12.00
Panel Discussion: Should Acute Aortic Dissection Surgery be performed Only by Expert Aortic Surgeons in High Volume Centers?
Panelists: Derek Brinster
Randolph H.L. Wong
Christian Shults
Ourania Preventza
12.00 - 13.30
Lunch Break