Course Director

Professor Mohamed Badr-El-Dine, MD
Chief of Otology/Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery Unit.
Phone: +(2) 01223130511

Date & Venue

Date: 29 May
Venue: Dissection laboratory of the ENT department Alexandria university (outpatient clinic and one-day surgery building)

Time Schedule

Lectures & Hands-On Training

International Guest Faculty

Livio Presutti, ITALY
Professor, Chairman of Surgery Dept. & Director of ENT Unit, Modena University

Scientific Course Secretary

Ahmed Hesham Galal
Lecturer of ORL/HNS, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University
Phone: +20 122 7973674

Course Content

Hands-on Dissection:

  • Endoscopic preparation of the EAC
  • Dissection and elevation of the tympano-Meatal flap
  • Chorda tympani dissection
  • Tympanic membrane elevation
  • Different types of myringoplasty (overlay, underlay)
  • Middle Ear exploration and identification of anatomical structures
  • Retrotympanum (and its different recesses), hypotympanum, exploration
  • Protympanum Anatomy (eustachian tube, ICA identification, and decompression)
  • Atticotomy
  • Ossicular chain exploration (keeping incus and stapes in place)

Anatomical Demonstration by Prof Livio Persutti :

  • Facial nerve decompression
  • Drilling of the cochlea and identification of the cochlea orientation
  • IAC opening, Transpromontorial approach to IAC and CPA.

Course Fees

Course Details Local Participants* Participants from abroad**
Observer ONLY (one day) 2000 EGP 200 USD
Hands-on participant (one day) 5000 EGP 500 USD

* Egyptian participants with current work in Egypt.
** Participants currently work outside Egypt.

Method of Payment

Payment can be made by one of the following methods:

  1. Cash: at the ORL Friendship Society, Alexandria.
  2. Check payable to:
    جمعية أصدقاء مرضي الأنف والأذن والحنجرة بالاسكندریة
    Gameat Asdekaa Marda Alanf Wa Alozon Wa Alhangara*
  3. Bank transfer to:
    Commercial International Bank (CIB)
    Sultan Hussein Branch- Alexandria- EGYPT
    Swift code: CIBEEGCX003
    Account name:
    جمعية أصدقاء مرضي الأنف والأذن والحنجرة بالاسكندریة
    Gameat Asdekaa Marda Alanf Wa Alozon Wa Alhangara*
    Account number (Internationals): 0389326653 (USD)
    Account number (Egyptians): 0389021197 (EGP)

** The account name must be written in Arabic OR English with the same spelling as shown above.