Biennial congress Of society of
Endoscopic And laparoscopic surgeons


Dr. Mark hails from Ipoh and began his early education in St. Michael’s Institution. Developed interest for medicine and went on to study medicine in Kasturba Medical College, India. His medical career commenced in Taiping Hospital. He then went on to pursue his master’s degree in surgery in Universiti Sains Malaysia Kelantan. He found his passion for minimal access surgery and obtained his Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery from Strasbourg. He later went on to do his fellowship training in Bariatric & metabolic Surgery in Bangkok. He served in many hospitals before returning to Ipoh. Dr. Mark performs general surgical procedures ranging from breast, thyroid, stomach, small to large bowel surgeries. He also performs weight loss surgeries such as sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass and intragastric balloon procedures. Apart from general surgical and bariatric surgery he has interest in minimal access/ laparoscopic surgeries and hernia surgeries. He performs various simple and complex hernia surgeries as well as routine diagnostic & therapeutic endoscopic procedures. He has also experience in dialysis access surgery such as arteriovenous fistula surgery and laparoscopic peritoneal dialysis catheter insertions.

29 July 2022 - Day 1

Time Session
Keynote Lecture
Robotic Surgery - from MIS to Endoscopy
Satkunan Mark Chairperson
Conference Hall 1
Satkunan Mark Moderator
Yan Yang Wai Moderator
Conference Hall 1
Gafoor Mubarak Moderator
Satkunan Mark Moderator
Conference Hall 3

30 July 2022 - Day 2

Time Session
S. Easwaramoorthy Moderator
Yeap Chee Loong Moderator
  • Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia: The Ideal Day Care Laparoscopic Surgery
    Satkunan Mark Speaker
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy as a Day Care Procedure: Is it for Everybody?
    Yan Yang Wai Speaker
  • MIS Daycare: Anaesthesia Concerns
  • National Pain Free Program and MIS
    Nor Hisham Muda Speaker
  • Deep neuromuscular block in laparoscopic surgery
    Siow Sze Li Speaker
Conference Hall 3