Course details

One day workshop



Wound closure can be a big source of stress for surgical practitioners. Complex wound closure is a skill typically learnt from experience. Our Surgical Wound Management workshop will provide you with a systematic approach to closing complex wounds, along with practical training to develop your confidence. With the support of our experienced facilitator, you can receive the best advice on closing even the most complex of wounds.

We strongly recommend completing our Surgical Wound Management & Reconstructive Techniques I workshop before registering for this workshop.

Key learning areas:

  • Brief revision of wound healing
  • Principles and use of surgical drains
  • Post operative care of Flaps and Grafts
  • New advances in wound management and healing
  • Complex reconstruction flaps on Interpolation surgery
  • Facilitator


    Dr Helen Milner

    BVSc (Dist), CertVR (Radiology), FANZCVS (Small Animal Surgery), PhD, Registered Specialist in Small Animal Surgery

Christchurch Vet Courses

Our Christchurch VTC provides a safe and supportive learning environment where individuals can learn, practice and ask questions in a small group environment. Our state-of-the-art facilities feature high-tech seminar rooms and specialised wet-lab areas, ensuring a hands-on experience that’s second to none.

Join our community of veterinary professionals and embark on a journey of growth and excellence together.