Introduction

1991 – Obtained a Doctor in Medicine (MD) degree (Medical University – Sofia);

1998 – Acquired specialty in Surgery (Medical University – Sofia);

2000 – Acquired specialty in Oncology (Medical University – Sofia).

Phone number for appointments: 0898 561 974 / 0884 933 266

Monday – Friday from 19.00 to20.30 ч.

Prof. Cyril Draganov, DM, Ph.D.

General and abdominal surgery,All specialists

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Professional experience

2006-present – Head of the Clinic of Hepato-biliary, Pancreatic and General Surgery, Acibadem City Clinic, Tokuda Hospital;

1994-2006 – Doctor (resident, assistant) at the Clinic of General and Hepato-Pancreatic Surgery (First Surgery), "Alexandrovska" University Hospital;

1992-1994 – Physician at the Surgical Department of "Dr. A. Simeonov" Hospital, Pavlikeni, Bulgaria;

1991-1992 – Doctor in the Emergency Department of "Dr. A. Simeonov" Hospital , Pavlikeni, Bulgaria.

Courses and postgraduate qualifications

  • Hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery (2007-2008, Medical University – Sofia);
  • Liver Surgery and Transplantology (Rennes, France (2004, 2012);
  • Specialization in hospitals of Tokushukay Medical Co., Japan (2006, 2007);
  • Automatic Sutures; Johnson & Johnson Institute, Cincinnati, USA (2010);
  • Certified surgeon to operate the Da Vinci robot (Orsi, Belgium, 2018);

Academic development

  • Assistant Professor (1995-1998), Senior Assistant Professor (1998-2002) and Senior Assistant Professor (2002-2006) at the Department of General and Operative Surgery, Clinic of General and Hepatic-Pancreatic Surgery (First Surgery), "Alexandrovska" University Hospital;
  • EducationalDoctor, Medical University – Sofia (2002);
  • Scientific title Doctor of Sciences, Medical University – Sofia (2015);
  • Associate Professor (2009-2015);
  • Professor (from 2015 to present).

Professional and research interests:

  • Surgery for benign and malignant diseases of the liver, gallbladder and bile ducts, pancreas, stomach and intestinal tract;
  • Robotic and laparoscopic surgery.