TREATMENT IN RUSSIA WITH THE LAPAROSCOPIC SURGEON KONSTANTIN VIKTOROVICH PUCHKOV

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen!

We are different: we live in different countries, we speak different languages, we have different skin, eyes and hair color. Yet there is something in common, namely the diseases, methods of their treatment and the desire to be healthy. The main treatment method for most complex conditions is an operation, surgery that is universal for all physicians and countries where they practice. Its general principles have been hard won through the centuries and paid for with lots of human lives. Compliance with these general principles protects each patient from a personal tragedy.

The world is transforming: the boundaries between states, the walls between societies, the barriers between social strata are being erased. Thanks to the Internet, you can choose a physician for yourself at any point on the world map. How can one avoid mistakes?

When selecting, it is important to ensure unambiguity of principles and terms – openness, honesty and reliability. On my website, I have opened to the patients and physicians all the secrets of my soul, my professional expertise and life experience, and my main principle of life – "I'm fond of helping people."

Every physician inherits the experience of generations of surgeons, complementing it with its own. My main professional secret is that I learn not only from the successes, but also from the mistakes of the greatest surgeons of the United States, Europe and Russia for more than 25 years.

When choosing a physician, choose with your heart!

Why patients from other countries come to be treated in Russia?

You have been sick for many years and are desperate to recover?

The medical luminaries of your country have refused to help you?

You have undergone many unsuccessful operations at the main scientific schools of the world?

You were convinced that no one in the world could help you?

Send me an e-mail to puchkovkv@mail.ru I'll answer your questions and try to help!

More about Professor К.V. Puchkov

Konstantin Viktorovich Puchkov is a well-known Russian surgeon, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor. He is the founder of a scientific and practical school of laparoscopic surgeons who has trained more than 400 followers in 20 countries. He is also the director of the Training Center of Clinical and Experimental Surgery, the head of surgical service of the Swiss University Clinic (Moscow), the author of over 600 scientific publications, 10 monographs and unique technology of laparoscopic surgery protected by 18 copyright certificates and patents for inventions, a co-author of specialized computer software.

Activity areas

Gynecology

  • - hysteromyoma
  • - genital prolapse
  • - endometriosis
  • - uterine cancer
  • - retrocervical endometriosis

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  • - ovarian cyst
  • - ovarian cancer
  • - infertility

General surgery

  • - hiatal hernias
  • - cholelithiasis
  • - adrenal tumors and cysts
  • - splenic cysts
  • - postoperative hernias

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  • - achalasia
  • - Barrett esophagus
  • - umbilical hernia
  • - inguinal hernia
  • - hepatic cyst

Coloproctology

  • - rectal cancer
  • - colon cancer
  • - colon diverticulosis
  • - archoptosis

Urology

  • - nephroptosis (kidney prolapse)
  • - renal cyst
  • - renal cancer
  • - varicocele
  • - urinary incontinence
  • - prostate adenoma

Over the course of his medical practice, Professor Puchkov has performed more than 19,000 operations

>10000 in gynecology
>8000 in general surgery
>3000 in coloproctology
>3000 in urology

Education

Academic education

1) In 1987, while studying at the University, at the All-Union Surgery Contest in Vitebsk Konstantin Puchkov took the premier place and was awarded the Diploma of the Ministry of Higher and Secondary Special Education of the USSR and the Central Committee of Komsomol

2) In 1988, he graduated from the I.P. Pavlov Ryazan Medical University

3) In 1988 – 1990, he passed clinical internship at the Department of Surgery of the above University

4) In 1992, he defended his thesis for the degree of Candidate of Medical Science

5) In 1997, he defended the thesis "Laparoscopic Techniques of Operative Interventions in Abdominal Surgery" for the degree of a Doctor of Medical Sciences and at the age of 32 became a Doctor of Science, one of the youngest in the country.

6) In 2001, by resolution of the Russian Federation Ministry of Education, K.V. Puchkov was awarded the academic title of Professor.

Training in foreign countries

1) 1995 – at the University Clinic under the direction of Prof. N. Melotti in the field of laparoscopic surgery and gynecology (Modena, Italy)

2) 1996 – at the University Hospital under the direction of Prof. Richard Bues and Prof. T. Becker in the field of general and laparoscopic surgery (Tübingen, Germany)

3) 1997 – at the gynecological clinic of Prof. H. Rich in the field of laparoscopic gynecology (New York, USA)

4) 1998 – at the National University Hospital under the supervision of the Head of the endoscopic surgery clinic, the President of the Association of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia, Prof. Peter Goh in the field of laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgery (Singapore)

5) 1999 – at the Minimally Invasive Surgery Clinic under the direction of Prof. Richard Bues in the field of laparoscopic surgery ("Olympic Medical Center", Munich, Germany)

6) 2002 – at the University Clinic in the field of surgical care organizing in a multi-specialty hospital (Münster, Germany)

7) 2006 – at the International Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery in the field of use of integrated operating rooms in laparoscopic surgery (Berlin, Germany)

8) 2007 – at the European Center of New Surgical Technologies in the field of retroperitoneal space endosurgery (Elancourt, France)

9) 2007 – at the European Center of Telesurgery in the field of laparoscopy application in the treatment of urological diseases (Strasbourg, France)

10) 2008 – at the European Center of Telesurgery in the field of N.O.T.E.S. technology application in abdominal surgery and gynecology (Strasbourg, France)

11) 2009 – at the University Hospital Center in the department of operative gynecology under direction of Professor Peter Von Theobald in the field of improving the surgical treatment of common forms of external genital endometriosis (Caen, France)

12) 2009 – at the European Center of Telesurgery in the field of advanced technologies in operative gynecologic endoscopy (Strasbourg, France)

13) 2010 – at the University Hospital in the operative surgery department under the direction of Prof. K. Krajinovic in the field of single-port access application in laparoscopic surgery of cholelithiasis (Würzburg, Germany)

14) 2010 – at the European training center of the company Covidien in the field of S.I.L.S single-port system application in operative gynecology (Elancourt, France)

15) 2013 – at the premises of the clinic Villa dei Platani (Gruppo Malzoni) in Avellino (Italy) and at the premises of Clinica Ruesch in Naples (Italy) in the framework of the 1st International Italian-Russian School "Treatment of Endometriosis with a Laparoscopy Course. Oncology and Endometriosis."

16) 2014 – at the premises of the University Hospital in Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Rome (Italy) under the direction of Professor Giovanni Scambia, an international multi-day applied course "Advanced Laparoscopic Gynecology"

17) 2016 г.at the premises of the IRCAD Laparoscopic Training Center doing Gynecologic Oncology course

Participation in international congresses

1) International Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy 25-th Annual Meeting of the AAGL, Chicago, Illinois, 24 - 29 September, 1996.

2) 6th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, Rome, Italy, 31 May - 6 June, 1998.

3) 7th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy, Sun City, South Africa, 15 - 18 March, 1998.

4) 7th International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery, Linz, Austria, 23 - 26 June, 1999.

5) Global Congress of Gynecologic Endoscopy. 28-th Annual Meeting of the AAGL, Las Vegas, Nevada, 8 - 11 November, 1999.

6) 4th Annual Meeting European Society of Surgery, Krakow, 3 - 6 December, 2000.

7) 9th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Gynecological Endoscopy Society, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, 16 - 19 April, 2000.

8) 8th Biennial Congress European Council of Coloproctology, 29 April - 2 May, Prague, Czech Republic, 2001.

9) Annual Regional Meeting Laparo-Vaginal Surgery in the 21-th Century of the International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy, 30 August - 2 September, Budapest, Hungary, 2000.

10) 10th World Congress International Gastro-Surgical Club, 17 - 20 October, Rome, Italy, 2000.

11) II Central European Congress of Coloproctology, 11 - 15 May, Graz, 2006.

12) XV Annual Congress of the International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy, March, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2006.

13) 10th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, 13 - 16 September, Berlin, 2006.

14) 16th Annual Congress of International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy, 18 - 21 March, Osaka, Japan, 2007.

15) 15th EAES Congress, 4 - 7 July, Athens, Greece, 2007.

16) 16th EAES Congress, 11 - 14 July, Stockholm, Sweden, 2008.

17) 11th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, 2 - 5 September, Yokohama, Japan, 2008.

18) Colorectal Congress (Colon cancer), 3 - 6 Dec., St. Gallen, Switzerland, 2008.

19) 24th EAU Congress, 17 - 21 March, Stockholm, Sweden, 2009.

20) 17th EAES Congress, 17 - 20 June, Prague, Czech Republic, 2009.

21) 95th American college of surgeons Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, USA, 11 - 15 October, 2009.

22) 3rd Colorectal Congress, 2 - 5 Dec., St. Gallen, Switzerland, 2009.

23) 25th Anniversary EAU Congress,16 - 20 April, Barcelona, Spain, 2010.

24) 18th EAES Congress, 16 - 19 June, Geneva, Switzerland, 2010.

25) 13th World Congress on controversies in obstetrics gynecology & infertility, 4–7 November, Berlin, Germany, 2010.

26) 26th Annual European Association of Urology Congress, 18 — 22 March, Vienna, Austria, 2011.

27) 22nd Edition of Digestive Apparatus Surgery Conference, 5–6 May, Rome, Italy, 2011.

28) 20th ESGE Congress, 21-24 September, London, UK, 2011.

29) 20th EAES Congress, 20-23 June, Brussels, Belgium, 2012.

30) 21st SGE Annual Congress, 11-14 September, Paris, France, 2012.

31) 17th World Congress on controversies in obstetrics gynecology & infertility, 8–11 November, Lisbon, Portugal, 2012.

32) 1st International Congress for Endometriosis, 29 November-1 December, Sienna, Italy, 2012

33) 21st International Congress of the EAES, 19-22 July, Vienna, Austria, 2013.

34) 10th Congress of the European Society of Gynecology, 18-21 Sept, Brussels, Belgium, 2013.

35) 18th World congress on controversies in obstetrics, gynecology and infertility, 24-27 Oct, Vienna, Austria, 2013.

36) 14th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, 18-21 July, Paris, France, 2014.

37) 23rd ESGE Annual Congress, 24-27 September, Brussels, Belgium, 2014.

38) 3rd Annual Middle East Society for Gynecological Endoscopy (MESGE) Congress. - Antalya, 2015.

39) 1st Congress of the Society of Endometriosis and Uterine Disorders, 7-9 May, Paris, France, 2015.

40) 23rd International Congress of the EAES, 3-6 June, Bucharest, Romania, 2015.

41) 24th ESGE Annual Congress, 7-10 October, Budapest, Hungary, 2015.

42) 2-st Congress of the Society of Endometriosis and Uterine Disordes, 11-13 May, Barcelona, Spain, 2016.

43) 3-rd Congress of the Society of Endometriosis and Uterine Disordes, 5-8 April, Singapore, 2017.

44) 25-th International Congress of the EAES, 14-17 June , Frankfurt am Main, Germani, 2017.

45) 25-th World Congress on controversies in obstetrics gynecology & infertility, November 30 - December 2, Viena, Austria, 2017.

46) 27th ESGE Annual Congress, 7-10 October, 2018, Austria, Vienna.

Membership in Russian and foreign

1) Russian Society of Endoscopic Gynecologists

2) Russian Society of Endoscopic Surgeons

3) St. Petersburg Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (Honorary Member)

4) European Society of Endoscopic Surgeons

5) European Society of Endoscopic Gynecologists

6) European Society of Urologists

7) Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia

8) Member of the Moscow Organization of the Russian Union of Writers and the Union of Writers and Translators

Diplomas and certificates

Selected feedback from K.V. Puchkov's patients

Video feedback from patients of K.V. Puchkov

Some of the patients gave interviews and shared their personal experience of coming to Moscow for medical treatment Their video feedback is presented below.

Feedback from colleagues Professor Puchkov

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Dear colleagues, I would like to share with you the experience of an internship at the Swiss University Clinic.

Having an experience of work as obstetrician-gynecologist at several clinics in Austria and Switzerland and being a supporter of laparoscopic access in operative gynecology, I decided to come to Swiss University Clinic in Moscow for an internship. There are not so many clinics in the world, where the secrets of surgical techniques can be revealed by the author of unique methods himself, a known and talented surgeon with 30 years of experience who daily performs several laparoscopic operative interventions on abdominal, pelvic and retroperitoneal organs.

I'd like to note a few features of organization of the clinic work and surgical treatment tactics.
For example, high speed and quality of the organization of consultations, planning and carrying out of examinations and treatment at the SUC: the time from the moment of the patient's arrival at the clinic to the scheduled surgery may take only a few hours! General issues of the forthcoming consultation and preoperative examination can be remotely discussed with the clinic staff, all special questions are answered by Professor K.V. Puchkov in person within two days, with account for the patient's history and data from previous examinations received from patients electronically. read more

Dear Kostia,
Thank you for nice e-mail.

I will wait you in the USA in a coming year

Be glad to show my achievements.

Hope to see you soon in the former-USSR countries during symposia and master-classes.

Happy New Year.
Happy Holidays

Wish the best your loved ones.

With best regards,
Samuel Badalian


Conferences, masterclasses and other events involving Konstantin Puchkov worldwide

Konstantin Puchkov annually takes part in various conferences and masterclasses, where he not only hones skills of laparoscopic surgery in the best training centers in the world, but also personally gives lectures, conducts masterclasses and demonstration operations.

Surgical masterclasses offered by the centre os Clinical and Experimental Surgery


«Dear Professor Puchkov,

I here thank you for your kind comments and appreciation regarding your presence at CCI in Shanghai.

I am comforted to see that you experienced a high level of service through the different Covidien stakeholders in action while you were in Shanghai... and I am thrilled to see that this first experience at CCI in Shanghai was a true success». Wi

th best thanks and kind regards,
Christopher Wittmann
Sr. Director, Sales Training & Development, EMEA - EM
Covidien AG (Zürich, Switzerland)




For the first time Russian surgical expertise comes under the international spotlight as renowned laparoscopic surgeon Konstantin Puchkov performs a live operation broadcast to hospitals around the world.



Photos with foreign colleagues

  • Professors Feki, Puchkov and Major in the operating room
  • Professors Feki, Puchkov and Major in the Professor's office
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Wittmann Joseph (Medtronic Covidien), IRCAD, Strasbourg (France), 24.06. 2016
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. A. Wattiez (France), IRCAD , Strasbourg (France), 24.06. 2016
  • Prof. A. Wattiez (France), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. O. Aziev (Russia)
    23-st ESGE Annual Congress, 24-27 September, Brussels, Belgium, 2014
  • Prof. K. Puchkov, Key West (USA), 2013.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov, Miami (USA), 2013.
  • Prof. V. Begenar (Russia), Prof. R. Botchorishvili (France), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Kiev, 2013.
  • Prof. M. Malzoni, Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. A. Popov (Russia) in the centre of photo.
     Clinica Ruesch, Napoli (Italy), 25.03.2013.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. Paolo Miccoli (Italy), Prof. Martin Strik (Germany) in the centre of photo.
    Swiss Clinic (Moscow), 7.12.2012.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), az an expert "NEW TECHNIQUES IN LAPAROSCOPIC COLORECTAL SURGERY"
    AT TRAINING CENTER AT COVIDIEN CLINICAL INSTITUTE, Shanghai (China), 11-13.09.2012.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov, Miami (USA), 10.01.2012.
  • Prof. A. Popov (Russia), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. R. Botchorishvili (France) 20-th ESGE Congress, 21-24 September, London, UK, 2011.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. Attila Louis Major (Switzerland), Moscow (Russia), 20.07.2011.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. J. Marescaux (France), Strasbourg (France), 23.06.2011.
  • Prof. M. Khaikin (Israel), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Sheba Hospital, Tel-Aviv (Israel), 5.04.2011.
  • Prof. Attila Louis Major (Switzerland), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Mont Blanc (France), 5.01.2011.
  • Prof. Attila Louis Major (Switzerland), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Geneva (Switzerland), 2.11.2010.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. R. Botchorishvili (France), Astana (Kazakhstan), 25.10.2010.
  • Prof. Attila Louis Major (Switzerland), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Moscow (Russia), 2.08.2010.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. K. Krajinovic (Germany), Wurzburg (Germany), 8.04.2010.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia) has attended the following course as an expert «New Technologies in Laparoscopic Surgery», Elancourt (France), 10-11.03.2011.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Arkhangelsk (Russia), 25.10.2010.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), D. Gurov (Russia), Prof. A. Forgione (Italy), Arkhangelsk (Russia), 25.10.2010.
  • Nicolette Iwan (Chef of Europe Covidien), Moscow (Russia), 22.03.2010.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. A. Wattiez (France), Strasbourg (France), 2.12.2009.
  • Prof. Peter Von Theobald (France), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Caen (France), 2.09.2009.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. Attila Louis Major (Switzerland), Hopital de La Tour, Geneva (Switzerland), 2.09.2009.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov, Relais de Chateaux, Bordeaux (France), 11.08.2009.
  • Prof. A. Forgione (Italy), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Arkhangelsk (Russia), 25.04.2009.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov, Chateau Margaux, Bordeaux (France), 08.05.2008.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov, Les Planshes, Deauville (France), 06.04.2008.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. B. Heald (England), Strasbourg (France), 12.11.2007.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. R. Botchorishvili (France), St. Petersburg (Russia), 1.11.2007.
  • Prof. A. Popov (Russia), Prof. H. Rich (USA), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Tokyo (Japan), 17.04.2007.
  • K. Puchkov (Russia), MEDICA 2006, Dusseldorf (Germany), 17.11.2006.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Da Vinci Surgical System, Prague (Czech Republic), 08.11.2006.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), E. Alekseev (Russia), Hospital MIC, OR 1, Berlin (Germany), 28.08.2006.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Hospital St. Marien, Berlin (Germany), 18.06.2006.
  • Prof. Attila Louis Major (Switzerland), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. G. Rocha (Switzerland),
    St. Petersburg (Russia), 6.02.2006.
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. G. Rocha (Switzerland), St. Petersburg (Russia), 5.02.2006.
  • Prof. B. Weisbach (Gemany), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Ryazan (Russia), 16.05.2003.
  • Prof. G. Buess (Germany), K. Puchkov (Russia), O. Weiss (Germany), Munich (Germany), 10.06.1998.
  • K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. P. Go (Singapore), V. Fedenko (Russia), Singapore, 10.08.1998.
  • Prof. G. Buess (Germany), K. Puchkov (Russia), Tubingen (Germany), 05.08.1996.
  • Prof. G. Buess (Germany), K. Puchkov (Russia), Tubingen (Germany), 10.07.1996.
  • Prof. P. Go (Singapore), Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Singapore, 15.07.1996.
  • Prof. P. Majer (Australia), Prof. G. Ussia (Italy), K. Puchkov (Russia), Moscow (Russia), 20.06.1996
  • Prof. K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. P. Go (Singapore), Singapore, 02.08.1996.
  • K. Puchkov (Russia), Prof. K. Lucas (USA), Modena (Italy), 20.04.1995.
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Operations are conducted in Swiss University Clinic in Moscow. Photos from the life of the Clinic

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