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Magyar

Gyökeres, Tibor, MD Ph.D., MSc

Introduction

I am proud of my prestige in the field of endoscopy, because I am known in Hungary as well as in foreign countries. Besides Europe, I have been invited to many continents to give lectures and presentations on endoscopy and I have been chosen to be one of the directors of the World Endoscopy Organisation. I am using my skills and knowledge that I learned through my international studies for the benefit of my native patients.

Medical specialism

  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy
  • Inflamed intestinal diseases
  • Bile and biliary diseases, ERCP
  • Pancreatic diseases
  • Endoscopic surgery of Zenker’s diverticulum

Professional experience

  • 1989 – 1992: Department of Gastroenterology, Metropolitan Local Government Balassa János Hospital
  • 1992 – 1999: Department of Gastroenterology, Hungarian Army Medical Center
  • 1999 – 2007: Department of Gastroenterology, MÁV Hospital
  • 2002: Erasme Hospital, Brussels
  • 2007 – : Department of Gastroenterology, Hungarian Army Medical Center
    • Head of Department
  • 2013 – : Buda Health Center

Education and qualifications

  • 1989: Faculty of Medicine – Semmelweis University
  • 1994: qualifying exam in internal medicine
  • 1997: qualifying exam in gastroenterology
  • 2002: Ph.D., endoscopy in pancreatic diseases
  • 2005: qualifying exam in clinical pharmacology
  • 2009: medical professional management course
  • 2011: medical professional manager – MSc, filter colonoscopy and the subject of private endoscopy

Language skills

  • English

Professional and society membership

  • Hungarian Gastroenterology Society
    • 2002 – : Member of Directory
    • 2004 – 2010: Endoscopic section chief secretary
    • 2010 – 2018: Endoscopic section Director
    • 2018 – : Chief secretary
  • World Endoscopy Organisation
    • 2017 – : Member of Directorate
    • 2017 – : Standards of Practice and Publications Committee Member
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    • 2011 – : International member
  • European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    • 2012 – 2016: Councillor
    • 2012 – 2016: Member of Directorate
  • 2014 – : European ERCP Focus Group

Scientific activity

  • Main editor and publisher of the first Hungarian “Emésztőszervi Endoszkópia” titled book.
  • In 2012 and 2016 I organized endoscopic demonstrations, where there were more than 400 participants from 23 and 38 nations respectively.
  • In 2018 I became co-organiser of the Budapest 1st all-European endoscopic congress (ESGEDays2018), where more 2000 participants came from 79 nations
  • Besides national live endoscopic presentations, I am an invited specialist and demonstrator at many international congresses (Cairo, Prague, London, Zagreb, Sofia, Belgrade, Yaroslavl, Cluj-Napoca, and Assiut). Besides these listed, other international conferences to which I was invited to present on the subject were in Seoul, Rio de Janeiro, Tel-Aviv, Luxor, Hurghada, Barcelona and Vienna And was invited to present on other specialities (surgery, oncology, emergency medicine, pulmonology, diabetology, dietetics) at national events.
  • I am credited with more than 60 national and international publications, 40 book chapters (including those in English) and more than 200 English congress abstracts. I have many times been given the “legjobb hazai gasztroenterológiai tárgyú közlemény” award.


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