Stroke is one of the leading causes of death and disability. In recent years, there are effective treatments for ischemic stroke, but the most effective is stroke prevention, since stroke itself is a consequence of a number of risk factors. There are a number manageable and non-manageable risk factors for stroke. Manageable risk factors include arterial hypertension, diabetes, atrial fibrillation, hypercholesterolemia, smoking, etc. The presence of these diseases increases the risk of stroke, and the risk of a recurrence after the first stroke increases several times. Studies have shown that about 30% of all strokes are recurrent strokes, which are often more severe. Therefore, secondary prevention of stroke is extremely important in terms of reducing mortality and disability. Since 2019, “Stroke Center” has been established In MC Erebouni, an important part of which is the “Stroke Prevention Center”. The purpose of the Service is to reduce the disability and mortality rate in the republic, to improve the quality of life of patients. ...
The Stroke Center of MC Erebouni together with Department of Neurosurgery of NIH will organize the Spring Stroke School on the latest approaches to the management of stroke. The event will be held from 21 to 23 May in Dilijan, Resort & SPA hotel. Lectures will be conducted by leading specialists dealing with stroke problems in Armenia, Europe, Canada and the United States. Participation is free for a limited number of participants. It is also possible to participate free of charge for those specialists, who can take care of their accommodation and food. After graduating from school, a certificate with CPD credits will be issued. Applications for participation can be submitted by neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuro-resuscitators dealing with stroke (preference for the former will be given to them). You need to send a short CV with an indication of the profession. Applications will be accepted until May 1 at the following email firstname.lastname@example.org.You can also follow the lectures online, with the following links to the zoom platform. 22.05.2021 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0qdeqqrDwsGNw0uar_THHODFfVHsRJ74gt 23.05.2021 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0tcuGupj8jEtAp0AwUtxVJ8P5oN89rQmTk ...
A well-known French otorhinolaryngologist of Armenian origin, Dr. Eghia Karapetyan, together with his Armenian colleagues of MC Erebouni and MC Nairi, performed twelve surgeries in five days. During the war, most of the soldiers were injured by explosive weapons to the eardrum, which led to partial or complete hearing loss. Specialists of MC Erebouni perform these surgeries to repair the eardrum (tympanic membrane). For Professor of Necker Hospital in Paris, Eghia Karapetyan, MC Erebouni is a native place, as well as through his efforts, ENT Department was opened about thirty years ago. It all started in 1991, when a French doctor of Armenian origin, Eghia Karapetyan, first came to his homeland. After the earthquake, there was a serious need for medical care in Armenia. Thanks to the efforts of Charles Aznavour Foundation, not only medical equipment was sent from France to Armenia, but also a large number of French Armenian doctors helped their colleagues with professional skills. Dr. Gevorg Abgaryan, founder of the Union of Armenian doctors of France, UMAF, and Dr. Eghia-Noel Karapetyan were among the first to arrive in Yerevan. Since that time, their friendship with Harutyun Kushkyan ...
Erebouni Medical Center is the biggest medical institution in the Republic of Armenia where people get multiprofile, high- quality medical care in accordance with world standards.
Thanks to scientific, clinical and educational activities of the specialists, collaboration with leading medical institutions, constanty adopted modern technologies from the leading companies: Siemens, Dragger, Schtorz, Rosh, Olympus, Erebouni Medical Center has gained wide recognition in our country as well as abroad.
Training, specialization and continious education of the Center's specialists at the leading clinics of the world and their participation at international scientific meetings allow to introduce continuously the newest acievements in medicine into the practical activity of the Center.
The patients have possibility to obtain a consultation and a second opinion of the leading specialists from Germany, France, Russia, USA and other countries regarding diagnostics and treatment provided at Erebouni MC.
Erebouni Medical Center is one of the clinical bases of Yerevan State Medical University after M. Heratsi and Armenian Medical University, where the students get education for Batchelor's degree and Master's degree or specialization in clinical residency. The Center is also the clinical basis for post- graduate and continious medical education. There are given wide oppportunities for research in the Center including doctoral and postdoctoral research study.
Erebouni Medical Center, paying great attention to the training of nurses in accordance with international educational standards and programs, is also the main clinical basis for «Erebouni» Medical College.
The individual approach to each patient – is the pledge of qualified medical care. It is the motto and main principale of the work of Erebouni Medical Center.
Administration and the team of the Erebouni Medical Center make all efforts for ensuring the high- quality, effective and safe treatment for patients.
Erebouni Medical Center was founded in 1991 on the basis of clinical hospital «Erebouni». The center has passed the creative way of establishment and development, and today it is the biggest medical center of Armenia, which realizes clinical, research and educational activities, thanks to which it has obtained recognition in our country as well as beyonds its borders.
Erebouni Medical Center has 8 basic clinics: Diagnostics, Surgery, Therapy, Emergency Medical Care and Ambulance, Cardiology & Cardiovascular Surgery, Neurology & Neurosurgery. There are located more than 40 specialized departments, and also Maternity Home and Outpatient clinic.
The medical center is equipped with modern diagnostic, medical and surgical equipment, as well as extended instrumental base, which allows performance of a wide range of diagnostic and laboratory examinations.
Due to the profile integration in MC Erebouni the new multidisciplinary specialized units, equipped with the modern complete sets of professional equipment was created:
Multiprofile Surgery Clinic with a variety of narrowly specialized surgical departments which creates an opportunity for activities of highly professional multi-disciplinary surgical team.
In the highly equipped, comfortable and high quality Maternity Clinic of MC Erebounievery year there are registered more than 3700 deliveries, and approximately 27000 women every year get in-patient treatment in the departments of surgical and conservative gynecology. The out-patient service of Maternity Home serves approximately 200.000 women per year.
The Center for Women's Reproductive Health, established in cooperation with the Bet Israel Hospital (Boston) and UCLA Medical Center, for the first time in Armenia has introduced a program of prevention of precancerous diseases, family planning, new protocols for the management of high-risk pregnant women and others.
The ambulance service of Erebouni Medical Centerrealizes timely mobilization of more than 200 severe patients per month from Yerevan and other regions of Armenia with provision of qualified emergency medical aid and their further specialized treatment organization in appropriate departments of the Center.
Today, more than 402 physicians work at the MC «Erebouni», including academicians and professors, 10 doctors with Grand PhD degree (Doctors of Medical Science), 35 doctors with PhD degree (Candidates of Medical Science), and also 618 nurses. More than 600 patients per day get inpatient care in different departments of MC «Erebouni».
The Center provides medical services to inhabitants of Armenia as well as to foreigners.
Erebouni Medical Center has huge contribution not only in the development of the medical science of Armenia, but also in the development and the extension of a spectrum of medical services in general. The staff of Erebouni Medical Center constantly works out new projects and programs for modernization and improvement of medical services, every now and then re-equipping the technical facilities of the clinic with new equipment from leading companies such as Siemens, Dragger, Storz, Rosh, Olympus. Erebouni MC is constantly enlarging its collaboration with most famous clinics of the world, and creates new opportunities for multilateral cooperation of Armenian doctors with leading foreign specialists.
MC Erebouni is also one of the main bases for the clinical chairs of medical universities and colleges in the country, and its staff performs not only clinical but also education activities. There are all necessary conditions and facilities for both undergraduate (bachelor and master degree) and postgraduate (clinical residency, specialization) trainings, as well as for specialization and research.
On the basis of MC Erebouni doctoral and PhD students actively conduct their research projects. Today MC Erebouni is one of the major medical institutions of the country, which is the basis for multicenter clinical studies, and its staff is managing the joint multicenter clinical research projects.
Erebouni Medical Center has been repeatedly nominated at the competition «National Trust» and was awarded with the title «The Best Medical Organization» and «The Best Provider of Medical Services».
Erebouni Medical Center has also multitude international prices, which indisputably testifies to its international acknowledgement.