MAS In Colorectal Procedure Program In India

Video Assisted Anal Fistula Treatment (VAAFT) is a novel surgical technique for the treatment of anal fistulas performed using a special VAAFT scope.

MAS In Colorectal Procedure Program In India

Video Assisted Anal Fistula Treatment (VAAFT) is a novel surgical technique for the treatment of anal fistulas performed using a special VAAFT scope.

Fistulas are abnormal passages with external and internal openings, and a tract connecting the two. VAAFT is a painless, yet effective method for treating complex fistulas and preventing their recurrence.

The conventional treatment for anal fistula sometimes results in fecal incontinence which causes extreme discomfort to the patient. This course covers Anatomy and Pathophysiology of Hemorrhoids and Anal fistula, various degrees of Hemorrhoids & treatment options, and standard steps for VAAFT. Advantages of MIPH/VAFFT compared to conventional surgery are also covered in this course. The new lasers are now an essential part of MAS in the treatment of piles, fistulas and sinuses. You will get a fare knowledge and hands on exposure of all the above procedures.

Course Highlights :

  • Anatomy and Pathophysiology of Hemorrhoids and Anal fistula.
  • Various degrees of Hemorrhoids &treatment options and VAAFT – standard steps.
  • Advantages of MIPH/VAAFT compared to conventional surgery.
  • Practice on innovative simulation model.
  • Live Surgery Demonstration.
  • Use of laser in colorectal surgeries.

Fee Structure

Sr. No. Course Date Course Day Course Fee
1 18th-19th March 2023 2 Day INR 30000
2 15th - 16th July 2023 2 Day INR 35000

Dr. Akhil Saxena (Director SHIMIST) is Loved By Students

SHIMIST (Saxena Hospital Institute of Minimal Invasive Surgery & Training)

It is the center of excellence for providing training to Practicing Gynecologists, Surgeons, Urologists and Post Graduates in these specialities. SHIMIST was formed by Dr. Akhil Saxena in 2009 with a new approach in the field of Laparoscopy and Endoscopy with great enthusiasm and positive spirit.

Our Vision: is “Evidence based practice with modern approach at an affordable cost” and our Mission is “To be widely accepted as a health care centre of international standards for clinical excellence & passionate patient care.”

Various academic/operative workshops like Hysteroscopy Hands-on Training, Urogynaecology for Gynecologists, Endourology training, Basic and advanced Endo Gynae, TLH Hands-On, Laparoscopic Hernia, laparoscopy for general surgeons, Endourology, MIPH and VAAFT Trainings are conducted in SHIMIST.

Join SHIMIST Today as it is recognized worldwide today as a reference training center in minimally access surgery.

“MIPH & VAAFT Training Program In India”

This Center of Excellence is highly equipped with latest equipments and accessories available anywhere in the world. , with Modular ORs and provides world-class health care for patients as well as education and training programs in Laparoscopic and Endoscopic surgeries.

The courses typically include theoretical sessions, “Hands-On” skill demonstration, and live demonstrations of endoscopic and laparoscopic surgeries at the institute. The institute has trained more than 4,200+ candidates worldwide till now.

SHIMIST also provides Diploma in Gynaecology and Urogynaecology certified by UKSH School-Germany – the only in India and Nepal

Professor Liselotte Mettler and Dr. Akhil Saxena both share their experiences and knowledge to the leading surgeons and Gynaecologists across the globe.

SHIMIST also provides observerships in Surgery, Gynaecology, Urology and Urogynaecology

We have done total number of 24 FOGSI recognized training programs in India till now .We have conducted various other academic/ operative workshops and training programs in Hysteroscopy, Gynae. Endoscopy and Urogynae & trained about 4000 + national and international candidates.

The workshops have been conducted at various places — Sonipat, Lucknow, Ambala, Sharda Medical College Gtr. Noida, Ludhiana, Rampur, Aligarh, Hathras, Guwahati, Varansi, Jaunpur, Allahabad, Bareilly, Hapur , Rewari, Harsh Hospital Allahabad, SRN Medical College-Allahabad, Kamla Nehru Hospital-Allahabad, Mullana Azad Medical College-New Delhi, Jaipur Doorbeen Hospital, Garg Hospital-Gorakhpur, Tinsukia (Assam), IGIMS-Patna, Dhaka, Dubai and Nepal etc. (Total Workshops more than 250)

SHIMIST is now expanding its wings to SAARC COUNTRIES with various academic workshops and Diploma courses


Number Of Faculties

100 +

Number Of Students Passed

1000 +

Number Of Surgeries Done

80 +

Number Of Programmes

300 +

Number Of Procedures in Training Programs

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