Rossen Tushev M.D.

Rossen Tushev M.D. Specialty:
phone: 960-49-50; direct 960-49-53

Visiting hours:
Monthly schedule
For information - tel.960-49-50 and 960-49-51
Since August 2013 - Head of Department of Surgery at VITA Hospital
Since September 2009 – specialist in Conventional and Laparoscopic Medicine, Multidisciplinary Hospital for Active Treatment “Vita”
Since October 1996 till now – specialist surgeon at First-aid Hospital “N.I.Pirogov”

Education and training:
1990-1996 Higher education, Medical University in Sofia
1997 – Laparoscopic surgery, Medical University in Sofia
2001 – Laparoscopic surgery, Faculty of Medicine at Zagreb University, Croatia, headed by Prof. Zoran Chala
2001 – Acknowledged specialty in Surgery
2002 - Surgery of thyroid gland, Medical University in Sofia
2003 – Colorectal surgery, Medical University in Sofia
2004 – Surgical lesions of mamma, Medical University, Sofia
2005 – Biliary-hepatic surgery
2010 – Certificate for work with the system, V.A.C. Therapy System, KCI, USA, for treatment of wounds by negative pressure
2012 - Workshop in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery - Prof. Giovanni Dapri
2013 - Recognized capacity in conventional and interventional gastrointestinal endoscopy with biopsy I-st and II-nd level
2014 - Specialization in Bariatric Surgery, Hirslanden Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland

Bulgarian Union of Physicians
Bulgarian Society of Surgery
European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES)
Society of American Gastrointestinal and laparoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
Croatian Society for Endoscopic Surgery (CSES)
European Hernia Society (EHS-GREPA)
World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (WSACS)
Co-founder and member of the Board of Directors of the Bulgarian Association for Treatment of Wounds

Author and co-author of over 20 scientific publications in the sphere of Abdominal and Emergency Surgery

Together with his colleagues carries out and publishes some laparoscopic technics, adopted as routine one by the surgeons of “Pirogov” First-aid Hospital.


Problems settled by him:
Diagnostic laparoscopy
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic appendectomy
Laparoscopic operations in hernia of anterior abdominal wall
Laparoscopic operations in hiatal hernia and GERD
Laparoscopic operations in emergency surgery
Laparoscopic operations in gynecological diseases
Laparoscopic operation through a single access point (SILS)
Operations in perianal space (cysts, fistulas, abscesses, hemorrhoids)
Conventional (traditional) surgery of abdominal wall and organs in abdominal cavity
Bloodless treatment of hemorrhoids by ultrasound ligation (HAL-RAR) method
Bloodless treatment of hemorrhoids with Cyber TM Thulium 150 Watt laser

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