Managing obesity – is endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG) a game changer? What else on the horizon?

Managing obesity – is endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG) a game changer? What else on the horizon?

15 Nov 2019, 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

GPCE Melbourne
Language:
English

With two-thirds of the population overweight or obese, the need for GP management of this problem has never been greater. This session will provide guidance, including work up, dietary changes and surgical options. There will also be discussion about a new procedure, endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty (ESG), and how it differs from laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG).

Speakers

  • Dr Chek Tog

    Speaker

    MBBS, FRACS Dr Tog graduated from Melbourne University in 2003, and undertook surgical training through Austin Health. Obtained FRACS in 2011...

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