The congress has been certified as Ethical MedTech Europe compliant. The event has been organised by the South African Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and the Society of Rhinoplasty Surgeons of South Africa. The Coastlands Conference Centre is a modern, 4-star hotel boasting 136 bedrooms, overlooking the magnificent Umhlanga Rocks.

The congress programme includes presentations on voice disorders in otolaryngology, the effect of 3D technology on rhinoplasty, and de-escalating treatment for HPV oropharyngeal carcinoma.


Thursday 31 October 2019
Rhinoplasty Cadaver Dissection Course

Friday 1 November 2019
CMSA Meeting
Academic Committee Meeting
Registrar’s Meeting
ENT Exco Meeting
Rhinoplasty Live Surgeries
Facial Plastics Workshop and Hands-on Dissection Course
Laryngology Workshop

Saturday 2 November 2019
Opening of Congress (ENT and Rhinoplasty)
ENT President’s Dinner, including SORSSA international guests (By invitation only)
ENT Registrar’s Dinner

Sunday 3 November 2019
Disa Breakfast Session – Click Here
Congress (ENT and Rhinoplasty)
Rhinoplasty Closure
ENT and Rhinoplasty Congress Dinner

Monday 4 November 2019
Ethics Breakfast Session
Medel Vibrant Soundbridge and Bonebridge Workshop
Smith and Nephew Coblation Workshop
ENT Congress and Closure

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55th South African ENT Congress