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Type: On-demand
Recorded: 5 Aug 2021


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Advancements and Evidence in the Management of Chronic Venous Insufficiency

On-demand recorded 5 Aug 2021

This webinar will explore Venous Insufficiency by giving an overview of the disease and how it progresses, deep diving into venous anatomy and pathophysiology.

It will discuss the symptoms of chronic venous insufficiency, how to diagnose and patient classification, as well as the available management options for the disease.

This event attracts 2 CPD points

This event attracts 2 CPD points

This event is part of Medtronic 12 part webinar series. Events in this series are:


Dr Trish Kahawita

Trish is a new GP fellow who is passionate about digital health, medical education, and doctor wellbeing. She has been practicing medicine for the last ten years and has worked all around Australia, in both urban and remote areas. Her main clinical interests include Women's and Children's Health, Mental Health, Neurology, Geriatrics / Palliative Care, and Tropical Medicine. She has just moved to Sydney where she will work as a medical educator for GP Synergy as well as being a community Palliative Care GP. She also volunteers as a peer support facilitator for junior doctors. She is excited about the future of primary care and the use of innovative health technologies.


Mr Chris Brooks
Vascular, Endovascular and Renal Transplantation Surgeon

Mr Chris Brooks is a highly experienced Vascular, Endovascular and Renal Transplantation Surgeon. He has a special interest in the treatment of all arterial and venous disorders. Chris is focused on improving the outcomes of patients requiring vascular surgery and where appropriate, employs minimally invasive procedures to achieve the best results possible. His modern approach incorporates advancements in medical technology to treat patients. The minimally invasive procedures to treat varicose veins, blocked/narrowed arteries, or arterial aneurysms result in shorter hospital stays and the reduced risk of complications for patients. In 2000, Mr Brooks received his Bachelor of Science (Biomedical) from Monash University. He then went on to earn his Medical and Surgical Degree in 2005 from the University of Melbourne. Following this, Chris spent time working throughout specialist hospitals in Victoria and interstate to further broaden his skills and expertise. His dedication to his academic studies and ongoing surgical research have earned Chris a number of awards.



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