SAGES: Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

SAGES

SAGES (The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons) mission is to provide leadership in surgery, particularly gastrointestinal and endoscopic sugery, to optimize patient care through education, research and innovation. Minimal access/non-invasive technology and techniques is defined as diagnostic or therapeutic flexible endoscopy, laparoscopic surgery, endoscopic image-guided and energy-assisted modalities and thoracoscopy as they relate to gastrointestinal or abdominal disease.