Koba Shanava MD. PhD.

General Surgeon

Working Place

  1. Iv.Bokeria Hospital
  2. Kindzmarauli St #1, Tbilisi, Georgia
  3. 0322 55 05 05

Specialty

General Surgery

Scientific Rank

Doctor of Medicine, Associate Professor

Professional interests

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

Date of Birth: 07.12.1980

Specialty: General surgery, Oncosurgery, Transplantology MD.Ph.D, Associate Professor of Surgery

Place of Work/Position: Head of Department of Liver Surgery and Transplantation at Iv. Bokeria Hospital

Education:

  • Tbilisi Medical Institute, Faculty of Medicine
  • 2011- General surgery specialty exam
  • 2014- Oncosurgery specialty exam
  • 2014- Transplantology specialty exam

Working Experience:

  • 2003-2005 – Lecturer-Assistant at the Department of Normal Anatomy, Tbilisi Medical Academy. 2006 – Senior Teacher at the Department of Normal Anatomy, Tbilisi Medical Academy.
  • 2004 – Researcher at Tbilisi Medical Academy.
  • 2007 – Lecturer-Assistant at the Department of Clinical anatomy, Tbilisi State Medical University. 2008-2010 – Researcher at the Department of Surgical Research and Techniques, Pecs. University, Faculty of Medicine ( Hungary).
  • 2011- Lecturer-Assistant at the Department of Clinical anatomy at Tbilisi State Medical University.
  • 2011- Head of the Clinical and Experimental Medicine Teaching and Research Center of Grigol Robakidze University. Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • 2011- International Scholarship Program at the Department of Surgery, Klinikum Rechts der Isar, University of Munich, Germany.
  • 2012- General Surgeon at N. Kipshidze`s Central University Clinic.
  • 2012- Program Coordinator of Laparoscopic Surgery, at the Postgraduate Department of Tbilisi State Medical University (currently ).
  • 2013- Master program at the Hôpital Paul-Brousse Center of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Paris, France. 2014- International Scholarship Program, Seoul National University Hospital, Department of Hepato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation.
  • 2015- 2018 Head of Department of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Transplantation at “Aversi” Clinic.
  • 2015 – International Scholarship Program, Seoul National University Hospital, Department of Hepato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, South Korea.
  • 2016- International Scholarship Program, Seoul National University Hospital, Department of Hepato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, South Korea.
  • 2016- International Scholarship Program, Mayo Clinic, Department of Hepato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, USA.
  • 2017- International Scholarship Program, Yale Clinic, Department of Hepato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, USA.
  • 2017- International Scholarship Program, Seoul National University Hospital, Department of Hepato-Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, South Korea.
  • 2018- President of Georgian Society of Transplantologists (currently).
  • 2018- Head of Department of Liver Surgery and Transplantation at Innova Medical Center (currently).
  • 2019 – Head of Department of Liver Surgery and Transplantation at Iv. Bokeria Hospital.

Association, society membership:

  • Scince 2018 up today – President of Georgian Society of Transplantologists.
  • The member of International Liver Transplantation Society

Awards:

  • 2001 – Diploma awarded by the Tbilisi State Medical Academy for active participation in scientific-research activities of the Department of Clinical Anatomy and Operative Surgery, Tbilisi, Georgia.
  • 2008-2010- Scholarship of Medical University of Pecs (Hungary).

Scientific works, inventions:

  • The author of 1 invention and 16 scientific works.

Foreign Languages:

Georgian-Native
Russian-Fluent
English-Fluent