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Clinic of Surgery

 

The Clinic of surgery of the Republican Medical Center “Armenia” works since 1970, is the clinical part  of  the Department of Surgery 1, Yerevan State Medical University. The clinic has two departments – I  and II surgical department. Approximately 2000 planned and urgent interventions per  year performed, skilled medical care  provide the service of anesthesiology and intensive care.

 

Firstly in Armenia in our clinic were  performed formation of a portocaval anastomosis  for the treatment of portal hypertension /Prof. Apoyan V. T., 1992./, extirpation of the esophagus and replacement with stomach /Prof. Apoyan V. T., 1995./, used and suggested antihelmintic medication for the treatment and prevention of echinococcosis /Prof. Apoyan V. T., 1997./. In 2000 in our clinic started laparoscopic surgery /Prof. Oganesyan S. S., Sargsyan D. A., Oganesyan S. S./.

 

In our clinic firstly  in Armenia were  performed laparoscopic operations  for   acute adhesive small bowel obstructions  /Assoc. prof.  Stepanyan S. A., 2009/ and perforated duodenal ulcer /Assoc. prof. Stepanyan S. A., 2010/, as well as laparoscopic total extraperitoneal  (TEP) repair of  inguinal hernias with  self-fixating meshes Swing-Contact /Assoc. prof. Stepanian  S. A., 2014/.

Surgical clinic collaborates with leading medical centers in Germany, Austria, Russia. After training in this clinics our  surgeons perform  open and laparoscopic procedures for gallstone disease,  hernias, echinococcosis, tumors of the digestive tract and its complications, diseases of liver, pancreas, thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands.

 

Firstly in Armenia in our clinic implemented 24-hour pH-monitoring and impedansometry  that are important examinations   for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the esophagus and stomach.


The clinic provides qualified  endoscopic and surgical treatment for various diseases of the esophagus.

  

In our clinic are performed general surgical, abdominal and thoracic, open and laparoscopic,  endoscopic interventions:

  • Endoscopic stenting of the esophagus for  tumor, strictures,
  • Replacement  of the esophagus with  stomach and colon after extirpation of the esophagus,
  • Removal of diverticula of the esophagus,
  • Bougienage of  the esophagus, replacement with colon for strictures,
  • Cardiodilatin for  achalasia of the esophagus,
  • Open and laparoscopic methods of fundoplication and repair with mesh
  • for esophageal  hiatus hernia and gastroesophageal reflux disease,
  •  Endoscopic ligation and sclerotherapy  for cardiac  and esophageal  varices in portal hypertension,
  • Surgery for tumors, hydatid disease,  fungal infections of the lungs,  for spontan pneumothorax,
  • Surgery for tumors and cysts of the mediastinum,
  • Surgery for mastitis, tumors and dishormonal breast disease,
  • Surgery for tumors of the stomach, gastric and  duodenal ulcers,
  • Endoscopic hemostasis for  bleeding from  stomach and  duodenal ulcers,
  • Open and laparoscopic surgery for perforated gastric  and  duodenal ulcers,
  • Endoscopic removal of polyps of the stomach,
  • Surgery for tumors and cysts of the pancreas,

    Armenia Medical Center: Clinic of Surgery  

    Armenia Medical Center: Clinic of Surgery



  • Surgery for diseases of the colon and small intestine,
  • Surgery for colorectal cancer,
  • Endoscopic removal of colon polyps,
  • Laparoscopic and open surgery for gallstone  disease /acute, chronic calculous cholecystitis, choledocholithiasis/,
  • Surgery for tumors of the bile ducts, mechanical  /obstructive/  jaundice of various origins,
  • Endoscopic papillosphincterotomy and removal of stones from the bile ducts,
  • Surgical interventions  for various locations of hydatid cysts /liver, lungs, spleen, etc./ and anthelmintic drug treatment to prevent recurrence of echinococcosis,
  • Surgeries for hemorrhoids, anal fissures, paraproctitis, pylonidal sinus of sacrococcygeal region,
  • Repairs with synthetic meshes for hernias of various locations,
  • Laparoscopic / TEP method/ self-fixing meshes Swing-Contact ( French production),
  • Laparoscopic and open appendectomy,
  • Surgeries  for diseases of  thyroid  /nodular goiter, diffuse toxic goiter/ and  parathyroid glands /adenoma, hyperparathyroidism/,
  • Surgery for diseases of the adrenal glands  – hyperplasia, cysts, tumors,
  • Installation of a gastric balloon, the abdominoplasty  in  obesity,
  • Laparoscopic and open surgery for intestinal obstruction,
  • Percutaneous drainage of cysts and abscesses of the abdominal cavity under  ultrasound and CT guide,
  • Surgical treatment of complications of diabetes, diabetic foot.

 

Armenia Medical Center: Clinic of Surgery   Armenia Medical Center: Clinic of Surgery


In RMC “Armenia” is present the service of  operative gynecology.


Simulant operation are performed when in one procedure  performed interventions on different organs.


Skilled  and polite staff will ensure a qualified examination and treatment.