Vahe Gasparyan

Vahe Gasparyan

Degree
MD
Professional group
doctor
Fields of interest
Cardiac Surgery
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Biography
EDUCATION
1987 – 1993 Yerevan State Medical University
1993 – 1995 Residency in Cardiovascular Surgery,
Mikaelyan Institute of Surgery, Yerevan, Armenia

WORKING EXPERIENCE
1995 – 1996 Surgeon, Department of Cardiac Surgery,
Mikaelyan Institute of Surgery, Yerevan, Armenia.
1996 – 1998 Military Service, Department of Surgery,
Military Garrison Hospital of Yerevan, Armenia.
1999 – 2001 Surgeon, Department of Vascular Surgery,
Mikaelyan Institute of Surgery, Yerevan, Armenia.
2002 – 2003 Clinical Fellowship,
National University Hospital of Singapore, Republic of Singapore.
2003 – 2005 Chief of Cardiac Surgery Department,
“Erebouni” Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia.
2006 – 2008 Chief of Cardiac Surgery Department,
“Zeytun” Cardiovascular Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia.
2010 – to present Chief of Cardiovascular Surgery Department,
“Erebouni” Medical Center, Yerevan, Armenia.

MEMBERSHIP
Since 2001 Active member,
Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

TRAININGS
March – April, 1995 Cardiac Surgery training in Westchester Medical Center
under Pr. George E Reed, NY, USA
October, 1998 Cardiac Surgery training in Hopital Lariboisiere
under Pr. Philippe Menasche, Paris, France
November - December, 1998 Cardiac Surgery training in Hopital Brossais
under Pr. Alain Carpentier, Paris, France
November - December, 1998 Cardiac Surgery training in Centre Cardiologique du Nord
under Dr. Arrigo Lessana, Paris, France

SCIENTIFIC DEGREE
A/Prof Degree, 2000 Dissertation: “Method of determination of aortic valve
parameters for its reconstruction with autologous pericardium”,
Yerevan, Armenia.

PUBLICATIONS
1999 “Reconstruction of aortic valve with autologous pericardium:
An experimental study”
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 1999; 117: 197 - 198
2000 “Method of determination of aortic valve parameters for its reconstruction with autopericardium: An experimental study”
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2000; 119: 386 - 387
2002 “Total Reconstruction of the Mitral Valve with Autopericardium: Anatomical Study”
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2002 June; 10 (2): 137 - 140
2007 “Large pedunculated left atrial myxoma”
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2007 January; 15(1): 78

INTERESTS
Mitral valve repair procedures (Carpentier technique)
Total reconstruction of the heart valves with autopericardium
Total arterial revascularization of myocardium (Y-graft double mammary)
Endoventricular Circular Patch Plasty (Dor procedure)
Failing heart surgery (Batista and SAVE procedures)
Postinfarction VSD repair (David procedure)
Surgical correction of atrial fibrillation (pulmonary veins isolation)

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