AlexORL 2021 Courses Chairman

Ahmed Tantawy, MD, PhD (ORL)
Professor & Department Chairman,
Faculty Of Medicine,
Alexandria University,EGYPT

Course Director

Professor Mohamed Badr-El-Dine, MD, PhD,
Professor of Otology,
Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery
Faculty of Medicine,
Alexandria University, Egypt
Sultan Qaboos University Hospital,
Muscat, Oman
President of the IWGEES
President of the Egyptian Society of Skull Base Surgery
Phone: +(2) 01223130511

International Guest Faculty :

Daniele Marchioni, MD

Professor, Head & Chair of Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery Department, University of Modena, Co-Founding Board Member of the IWGEES, (ITALY)


Stéphane AYACHE, MD

Department of Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, Hospital Centre Simone Veil, (FRANCE)

Scientific Course Secretary

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

Time Schedule

Lectures & Hands-On Training

Tutors for Endoscopic Dissection Course:

Prof. Waleed Moneir, Mansoura University, Egypt
Dr. Ahmed Antar, Assiut University, Egypt
Dr. Mohamed Atwa, Kafr El Sheikh, Egypt

Course Fees

Course Details Local Participants* Participants from abroad**
Observer ONLY
1500 EGP 200 USD
Hands-on participant 5000 EGP 500 USD

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

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 Only

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

Method of Payment

Payment can be made by one of the following methods:

    1. Cash: at the ORL Friendship Society, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine,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): 100009206889 ($)
      IBAN number: EG810010000300000100009206889
      Account number (Egyptians): 100005240508 (EGP)
      IBAN number: EG030010000300000100005240508

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