Orthopaedic surgeon Liudas Bazaras

  • Performs around 700 surgeries per year
  • 70 – 80 % shoulder, hand, knee joint arthroscopic surgeries
  • Surgeon has a special interest in:
     shoulder arthroscopic surgeries (more than 200 surgeries per year)
    – elbow arthroscopic surgeries (over 50 surgeries per year)
    – wrist arthroscopic surgeries (over 60 surgeries per year)
    – sports medicine
  • More than 10 years working experience
  • Doctor is fluent in English

Education

  • 1993 – 1999 – Kaunas Medical Academy, Faculty of Medicine
  • 1999 – 2000 – General Surgery residency, Kedainiai Hospital
  • 2000 – 2005 – Orthopedics traumatology, Kaunas Medical Academy

Qualification

  • Arthroscopy courses by Arthroscopy Association of German speaking countries (AGA), Kaunas, Lithuania (July, 2001)
  • European Society of Sports Traumatology (ESSKA) arthroscopy courses, Budapest, Hungary (November, 2001)
  • “Joint replacements and orthopaedic surgery”, Waterbury, Connecticut, USA (April – July, 2003)
  • Knee joint replacement courses, Riga, Latvia (September, 2003)
  • Arthroscopy courses by Arthroscopy Association of German speaking countries (AGA), Kaunas, Lithuania (July, 2004)
  • “Arthroscopy and prosthesis of hand joints”, Poland (January, 2006)
  • “Arthroscopy news”, Tallinn, Estonia (March, 2006)
  • Lund University hospital, Sweden (October, 2006)
  • Shoulder arthroscopy courses, Liverpool, UK (November, 2007)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support courses, Kaunas, Lithuania (April, 2007)
  • Baltic Mitek school – shoulder arthroscopy courses, Jurmala, Latvia (March, 2008)
  • Baltic Mitek school – knee arthroscopy courses, Klaipeda, Lithuania (May, 2009)
  • MSA Hand – hand surgery courses, Luxembourg (February, 2010)
  • “Wrist arthroscopy courses”, Strasbourg, France (November, 2010)
  • Shoulder arthroscopy courses, Ansi, France (2009, 2011, 2013)
  • International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) congress, Toronto, Canada (May, 2013)

Memberships

  • Member of Lithuanian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (LOTD)
  • Member of Lithuanian Arthroscopy Association (LACA)
  • Member of European Wrist Atrhroscopy Association (EWAS)