Date & Venue

Date: 11-13 May 2022
Venue: Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery,
Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria, Egypt.

AlexORL 2021 Courses Chairman

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

Course Director

Yasser Ahmed Nour, MD, PhD (ORL), FRCSEd

Alexandria University, Faculty Of Medicine,
Alexandria, EGYPT

Phone: +20 1005544777, +20 1550000148 


Course Content:

This course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive overview of the surgical anatomy and techniques for sinus surgery.
The course is of particular benefit to otorhinolaryngologists who intend to be specialized in the field of Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery.
The course aims to teach in theory and practice (Fresh frozen cadaver dissection and live surgeries) the surgical techniques of the entire sinonasal area and the neighboring structures:

  • Current concepts in the optimum medical management of rhinosinusitis.
  • Radiologic evaluation of nasal and sinus disorders.
  • Basic surgical FESS techniques.
  • Revision sinus surgery: identifying causes of surgical failure.
  • Frontal sinus surgery.
  • Maxillary sinus surgical corridors.
  • Powered instrumentation and use of navigation in sinus surgery.
  • Lacrimal duct and orbital surgery.
  • Advanced endoscopic techniques: CSF leak repair, tumor resection, orbital decompression, skull-base approaches, pituitary surgery.
  • Prevention, recognition and treatment of complications of endoscopic sinus surgery.

Participants in the laboratory portion of this course will have the opportunity to dissect on fresh frozen cadaver specimens and to utilize powered instrumentation and image-guidance systems in the process.

Course Fees

Course Details Local Participants* Participants from abroad**
Lectures + Live Surgery 3500 EGP 400 USD
Lectures + Hands-on + Live Surgery (Full Course) 10000 EGP 1200 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, 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.