Masterclasses with international participation will be held in ‘Heart and Brain’ Burgas in February
On February 10, 2023 at the ‘Heart and Brain’ Center of Clinical Excellence in Burgas will be held an attendance one-day course under the guidance of Dr. Petyo Bratoev, Head of the Orthopedics and Traumatology Department, and his team. The topic is “Kinematic alignment and balancing in total knee arthroplasty with navigation system”. The training includes presentations by leading specialists from Germany and the performance of two surgical operations using a navigation system.
On February 20 and 21, 2023, world-renowned thoracic surgeon Prof. Dr. Diego Gonzalez Rivas, a recognized world expert in endoscopic thoracic surgery, will conduct a masterclass on single-port robotic and video-assisted thoracic surgery. The program includes demonstration surgeries and a lecture course. Breast surgeons from Sofia, Plovdiv and Stara Zagora have confirmed their attendance. The event will be hosted by the Head of the Thoracic Surgery Clinic – Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rumen Filipov and his team. This is not the first visit of prof. Rivas in Bulgaria, but his choice to conduct the training in ‘Heart and Brain’ Burgas is a recognition of the professionalism and skills of the surgeons at the Bulgarian Cardiac Institute’s hospital.