Temporal Bone Anatomy Dissection Course 2020

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‌Category: NHS ENT Trainees


  • Thursday 09th January and Friday 10th January 2020
  • Thursday 18th June and Friday 19st June 2020
  • Location: Anatomy Facility, Thomson Building, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ

This is a structured competence-based surgical dissection course utilising separate programmes for three temporal bones on embalmed specimens. 

Providing hands on experience using embalmed cadaveric material this two day course will cover:

  • Posterior Myringoplasty
  • Anterior Myringoplasty
  • Ossiculoplasty
  • Stapedectomy
  • Attico Antrostomy
  • Cortical Mastoidectomy
  • Interior Tympanotomy
  • Modified Radical Mastoidectomy
  • Radical Mastoidectomy
  • Three Canal Bony Labyrinthectomy
  • Transmeatal Labyrinthectomy
  • Translabyrinthine Exploration of the Internal Canal
  • Endolymphatic Sac Decompression
  • Facial Nerve Decompression
  • Singular Neurectomy
  • Posterior Fossa approach to the Internal Auditory Canal
  • Middle Fossa approach to the Internal Auditory Canal
  • Exposure of the Jugular Fossa
  • Cochlear Implant
  • Transcochlear approach to the Petrous Apex

The course is ideally suitable for ENT trainees.

Faculty: Mr Arunchalam Iyer, Consultant ENT Surgeon, MBBS, MS(ENT), DLO RCS (Eng) FRCS   

Other faculty will be comprised of West of Scotland ENT Consultants     

The closing date for these courses is six weeks before the date of the course. Places are limited to seven delegates and the cost of the course is £350 for West of Scotland trainees, and £390 for non West of Scotland trainees.


Ann Marie Mellish 


+44 (0) 141 330 4296