Giorgi Metivishvili MD.

Oncologist, General Surgeon

Workplace

  1. The Institute of Clinical Oncology
  2. N5 Lubliana st., Tbilisi, Georgia
  3. +995 322 516 800

Specialty

Surgical Oncologist, General Surgeon

Scientific title

MD. Doctor of Medicine.

Professional interests

  • Oncology
  • General Surgery
Professional Skills
Health Care 100%
Patient Relationship 100%
Professional Development 100%

Date of Birth: 01.09.1979

Specialty: Surgical Oncologist, General Surgeon. Specialist in Pain Management and Palliative Care.

Scientific Degree: MD. Doctor of Medicine.

Place of Work/Position: Doctor – oncologist of the Institute of Clinical Oncology.

Education:

  • General course of Karl Storz apparatus and equipment work technique, treatment and exploitation 24.10.2016-16.11.2016, Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • 1-month Fellowship in the Department of Urology and Urological Oncology at Hannover Medical School (MHH) Hannover, Germany from 1th Juli till 31th July 2016.
  • Hospital Management Training Program at Caucasus Economics and Healthcare School. 24 September 4 November, 2014, Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • The American Academy of Hospice  and Palliative Medicine Developing Countries Scholarship, March 14, 2014. San Diego, USA.
  • Ministry of Labour Health and Social affairs of Georgia, specialization: Pain Medicine and Palliative Care, July, 2013.
  • International Palliative Medicine Fellowship The Institute for Palliative Medicine at San Diego Hospice, from August 31 to September 28, 2012,  San Diego, USA.
  • International Palliative Medicine Fellowship The Institute for Palliative Medicine at San Diego Hospice, from March 16 to April 13, 2012,  San Diego, USA.
  • 2011 ESMO Palliative Care Fellowship, Israel, Haifa, Rambam Medical Center,  presented on the occasion of The ECCO-ESMO-ESTRO Multidisciplinary Cancer Congress, Stockholm, Sweden 23-27 September  2011.
  • International Palliative Medicine Fellowship The Institute for Palliative Medicine at San Diego Hospice,  from July 29  to August 26, 2011.  San Diego, USA.
  • Tbilisi Family medicine clinical and  training center,   specialization Family Doctor,  2011.
  • Tbilisi State medical university, Resident in oncology, specialization: Oncologist, 2004-2008.
  • Tbilisi State medical university, faculty of general medicine, specialization: Doctor of Medicine, 1996-2002.
  • Secondary school N1,  Baghdati, Georgia, 1985-1996.

Professional Experience:

  • Surgeon Oncologist at Institute of Clinical Oncology. Hospital Digomi, Tbilisi, Georgia from June 2015 to present.
  • Doctor of Palliative Care Unit, Universal Medical Center Tbilisi, Georgia, from November 2013 to May 2015.
  • Simon Khechinashvili University Hospital, Department of Hematology. Nightshift doctor, from March 2013 to present.
  • Invited teacher of Oncology in Tbilisi State Medical University from October 2013 to present.
  • Medical coordinator Home Care Service, Cancer Prevention Center, January 2013-to present.
  • Doctor of Palliative Care Unit, Cancer Prevention Center, Tbilisi, Georgia, from January 2005 -to November 2013.
  • Surgeon-oncologist resident, National Cancer Center, Tbilisi, Georgia, 2004-2008.

Achievements

  • Annual Assembly of The American Academy of Hospice  and Palliative Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association, Convention Center San Diego, CA, March 12-15, 2014.
  • Salzburg Open Medical Institute & Open Society Foundations Seminar in Palliative Care in Neurology & Neuro-Oncology, February 23-march 1, 2014.
  • Second International Conference of Georgian Society of Clinical Oncology. December 4, 2013, Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care award,  In Recognition for his support to the promotion and development of Palliative Care in the World, October 1, 2013.
  • Effective Interdisciplinary Management of Pain and Associated Symptoms in Advanced Illness Course.   January 24-February 06, 2011, Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • Salzburg Open Medical Institute, Open Society Foundations Seminar in Palliative Care in Cancer, September 26-October 2, 2010.
  • DAAD Summer School on “Infectious Diseases”, Research Center Borstel, Borstel Germany September 11-19, 2010.
  • DAAD Summer school in Borstel on October 17th – 25th , 2009 in Borstel, Germany.
  • “Breast Cancer”, ESMO Supported Course, Tbilisi, Georgia, November 30 –2 December  2007.
  • “Master class in Palliative Cancer Care”, The European School of Oncology, Tbilisi, Georgia, 6-10 October, 2007.
  • “Pain Management of Incurable Patients in Terminal State of Diseases”. The Course of Medical Education, Tbilisi, Georgia, 21-30 October, 2005.
  • “Symptom Control and Management of Incurable Patients in Terminal State of Diseases”, The Course of Medical Education, Tbilisi, Georgia, 21-30 October, 2005.
  • “Development of Palliative Care in Caucasian Region”, Cancer Prevention Center, Tbilisi, Batumi, Georgia, 7-11 June, 2005.
  • “Clinical Transfusion”, Institute of Hematology and Transfusion, Tbilisi, Georgia, 16-30 May, 2005.

Membership

  • Member of International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care.
  • Member of American Academy Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
  • Member of European Society for Medical Oncology.
  • Member of European Association for Palliative Care

Publications
Author of 15 publications and 1 monograph.

Computer Skills:
Windows, MS Office, Internet, Email – skilled user.

Languages:
Georgian – Native
Russian – Fluent
English – Begginer