Brachytherapy, also known as contact radiotherapy is one of the forms of radiation therapy.
- 24 September 2019
1998-2004 – Sokhumi Institute, faculty of medicine, the academic degree of a medical doctor.
State certificates in a field of expertise:
Medical radiology – series I a 60 001163
Radiation therapy – series I a 95 01333
2004-2009 – A. Ghvamichava National Center of Oncology, department of radiation therapy, junior doctor, resident radiation oncology;
2006-2008 – Scientific Research Institute of Clinical Medicine (P. Todua Medical Diagnostic Center), residency, medical radiology;
2008 – Computed-tomography diagnostics /certificate/ Scientific Research Institute of Medicine (P. Todua Medical Diagnostic Center)/ Residency program;
2007 – “Radioisotope diagnostics” nuclear medicine/certificate/ Scientific Research Institute of Clinical Medicine (P. Todua Medical Diagnostic Center)/ Residency program;
2007 – Magnetic-resonance tomography/certificate/ Scientific Research Institute of Clinical Medicine (P. Todua Medical Diagnostic Center)/ Residency program;
2010 – IAEA international certificate in “Aspects of Radiation Oncology in Brachytherapy” and “Radiation Therapy and Health”, Kaunas University Clinic Base, department of the radiotherapy and Oncology;
Study-work visit in Kaunas, Lithuania – prostate cancer treatment LDR-brachytherapy (using radioactive particles of iodine) and HDR Iri-192 brachytherapy, head-neck cancer treatment using HDR Iri-192 brachytherapy, radiotherapy treatment methods of gynecologic cancer, teletherapy and brachytherapy issues Fellowship;
2013 – IAEA international certificate “Radioisotope and Radiation Therapy” (including brachytherapy of the prostate, head-neck and mammary glands), Cologne University clinic, radiation department, study-practice course, Cologne, Germany, Fellowship.
Works in National Center of Surgery, department of radiotherapy, radiation oncologist, brachytherapist;
2013-Present – JSC Universal Medical Center National Center of Oncology, department of radiation oncology, doctor-radiotherapist, brachytherapist;
2011–2013 – LTD National Center of Oncology, department of radiation gynecology, brachytherapy unit, radiotherapist, brachytherapist
2009–2011 – A Ghvamichava National Center of Oncology, radiation gynecology unit, radiation therapist, brachytherapist;
2004–2009 – A Ghvamichava National Center of Oncology, radiation gynecology unit, junior doctor;
Member of Georgian Association of Radiologists, Association of Oncologists, Association of Young Oncologists, ESTRO, ESGO.
Speaks Georgian, English and Russian Languages.