Language / Nyelv : angol / English
Speaker / Előadó : Andras Sandor, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.M.B.S.
Title / Cím : Surgery on Healthy Organs – Have We Gone Mad?
Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery in 2020
Introduction : Dr. Sandor graduated from Semmelweis University in Budapest in 1992. He started his surgical training at the Postgraduate Medical University of Budapest at Szabolcs utca. In 1994 he joined the Gastric Pathobiology Research Group at the Department of Surgery of Yale Medical School in New Haven, Connecticut where he studied the pathogenesis of gastric carcinoid tumors. In 1997 he moved to Massachusetts to work at the Smith & Nephew Center for Endoscopic Surgery at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, where he participated in the development of novel surgical technologies.
In 1999 he entered a formal residency program in general surgery at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, Massachusetts. Following the completion of the residency training program he extended his training with a 1 year clinical fellowship in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery, also at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.
Dr. Sandor entered private practice in Stoneham, Massachusetts in 2005 and over the past 15 years he built up a robust practice in general surgery. He specializes in minimally invasive and robotic surgery with special focus on forgut surgery, weight loss surgery and metabolic surgery. He has been serving in the teaching faculty of Tufts Medical School lecturing medical students and training surgical residents.