Abdominal Wall Reconstruction: Dr Steven J. Kovach, MD - 05.04.18

May 25, 2018

This lecture is part of a series that provides continuing medical education for physicians.

Upon Completion of this activity, attendees should be able to:

• Understand the public health impact of abdominal wall reconstruction
• Understand the common misconceptions of abdominal wall reconstruction
• Understand the surgical algorithm for abdominal wall reconstruction


Nicholas B. Vedder, MD, FACS
Jamie A. Hunter Endowed Professorship in Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery
University of Washington


Stephen J. Kovach, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic and Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania