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HISTORY OF THE CENTER
The history of our Center began long before orthopedic cosmetology appeared as an independent field of medicine.
One of the first disciples of Academician G.Ilizarov was Anatoly. G. Kaplunov, a citizen of
In the late 1970-s Dr. Kaplunov came back to
Mikhail Fedorovich Yegorov, MD., Doctor of Medical
It’s worth mentioning that in
By 1986 Dr.Kaplunov’s team became so popular that local authorities established a
In the early 90-s Dr. Kaplunov’s disciple, Dr. Yegorov, defended his Ph.D. thesis and became head of the department in the Center. In 1992 Dr. Kaplunov and Dr.Yegorov agreed to operate on Mikhail Goldreyer, a healthy man of 42, whose height was 170cm and who had been looking for years for a clinic to increase his height.
M. Goldreyer was hospitalized in Dr. Yegorov’s department. His right leg was operated by Dr. Kaplunov and his left leg – by Dr. Yegorov. It had become both Russian and a world’s sensation in 1992-1993 having laid the foundation of a new field in orthopedics – anthropometrical (orthopedic) cosmetology. Since that time operations for leg lengthening and leg form correction have become customary in surgical practice. It was only in 1996-1997, when cosmetic surgery on legs started at
In 1998 Mikhaul Yegorov defended his doctorate thesis. It was the first thesis in the world on the problems of orthopedic (anthropometrical) cosmetology.The same year the team was joined by a young physician, Alexander Barinov. In 2004, at 26, he defended his Ph.D. thesis, having accumulated his own experience in the field of orthopedic surgery.
Implant of the artificial knee-joint using the “Orthopilot” navigation system in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, with participation of the surgeons of the Center
At present the team of the
In 2001, “Litsa” magazine (“Faces”) in its New Year issue proclaimed Dr. Yegorov the Face of the Year. Dr. Yegorov was awarded the prize of the city of
Mikhail Yegorov died of a fatal disease in 2004, when he was only 52.
After Dr. Yeagorov’s untimely death, the Center was headed by Dr. Alexander S. Barinov. The leading surgeons of the Center are Victor V.Shatov, an experienced surgeon, who developed an effective technique of transverse platypodia treatment and Dr. Vitaly M. Malakhov, who came from
Surgeons of the Center in China
At present the
The first overseas patients came to the Center in 1996. Since that time patients from Australia, the USA, Canada, Germany, France, Spain, Ireland, Sweden, Vietnam, Malaysia, etc. underwent treatment in the Center.
For the last five years the Center has been cooperating with Czech orthopedists under the research program
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