Moderator: Theodore N. Pappas, MD, FACS, Durham, NC
Co-Moderator: Tyler G. Hughes, MD, FACS, Salina, KS

Though peptic ulcer disease is much less common than forty years ago, those ulcers that obstruct, perforate, and bleed are still a steady issue for general surgeons. This session will discuss the evaluation, management, and surgical procedures for these vexing problems.

Presentations and Speakers

Treatment of Perforation and Obstruction for Peptic Ulcer Disease
Kenneth W. Sharp, MD, FACS, Nashville, TN

Evaluation and Treatment of Bleeding Peptic Ulcer Disease
Stanley W. Ashley, MD, FACS, Boston, MA

Treatment of Peptic Ulceration after Bariatric Surgery
Ninh T. Nguyen, MD, FACS, Orange, CA