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Local Surgeon Makes National Presentation
(AUGUSTA, GA., Dec. 21, 2007)—Vendie H. Hooks III, M.D., a colon and rectal surgeon who practices at University Hospital with Colon and Rectal Surgery Associates, P.C., was the John G. Buls M.D. Visiting Professor of Surgery for 2007 at the University of Minnesota.
His presentation at the Surgery Grand Rounds was “Operative Presacral Bleeding: Prevention and Control.” Dr. Hooks, past president of the American Board of Colorectal Surgery, also met with University of Minnesota residents who presented cases for discussion.