Dimo Kurktschiev, MD, PhD


Associate Prof. in Gastroenterology

  • 1978-84 study in medicine at Plovdiv Medical Institute in Bulgaria (extinction for excellent results)
  • 1985 medical doctor in anaestesiology and reanimation in the Kazanlak Hospital
  • 1986-1988 medical doctor at Intensive care unit, Krichim, Plovdiv
  • 1989-1993 postgraduate studies in Clinic of Internal diseases, Medical Academy Dresden, Germany
  • 1993-1998 medical doctor in Clinic of Gastroenterology, University Clinic „C.G.Carus“, Dresden, Germany
    • 1994-1996 specialisation in ultrasound diagnostics of the abdomen and vessel system in the Dept. of gastroenterology, University Clinic Dresden
    • 1996-1998 specialisation in endoscopic diagnostics and treatment (gastroscopy, colonoscopy, ERCP, PTCD, stents implanting, endosonography, etc.) in the Clinic of gastroenterology, University Hospital Dresden
  • 1998-2002 chief of gastroenterological dept. in the Röhn Clinic, Freital, Germany
  • since September 2002 Chief of „Robert Koch“ German Мedical center in Sofia, Bulgaria
  • since 2004 consulting doctor of the German, Austrian and Swiss Embassies in Bulgaria
  • since 2006 vice-president of the National movement „Healthiness“ in Bulgaria
  • since April 2010 Associate professor in gastroenterology
  • more than 50 talks/lectures and posters at international meetings in Germany, Switzerland, USA, Holland, Russia, Finland, Bulgaria, Latvia etc.
  • more than 30 publications in scientific journals and books
  • member of many associations in gastroenterology, diabetology etc.