DAVID TCHKONIA IN NUMBERS

Detailed infirmation about David Tchkonia

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PUBLICATIONS

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CLUB MEMBERSHIPS

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CLINICAL TRIALS

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ATTENDED CONGRESSES

MEET DAVID TCHKONIA

DR.DAVID TCHKONIA

BRONCHOLOGIST

My main goal is to help patients with serious lung problems

to gain access to modern diagnostic and therapeutic

methods currently available only in the advanced

clinics of developed countries.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

1978-1984Studying in Tbilisi State Medical University, Medical Faculty.
1984-1985Tbilisi State Medical Institute-Clinical residency.Therapeutic Departament.
1985-1987Physician in Abastumani pulmonary care unit.
1987-1990 Diagnostic department of Research institute of Tuberculosis and lung diseases.
1990-1991 Central Research Institute of Tuberculosis RAMS (CTRI), qualification in endoscopy and bronchology.
1991-1992 Roentgen-Radiology Research Institute in Moscow, qualification in rigid bronchoscopy and Transthoracic needle biopsy (TNB).
1992-2009 Head of Hospital Department at the AS of Tbilisi Phthisio-Pulmonologian Centre.
2009-presentBronchologist of Diagnostic Department at the National Center for TB and lung diseases.
2010-presentPulmonologist-consultant at the MediClub Georgia.
2011-presentInterventional Pulmonologist at the Aversi Clinic.

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES

Member of Georgean Respiratory Association.
Member of European Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology.
Member of Georgian Endoscopy Association.

EXPERIENCE IN CLINICAL TRIALS

2010-2013 III phase COPD clinical trial, Investigator
2012-2015 III phase COPD clinical trial, Investigator
2014-2015 III phase Pneumonia clinical trial, Investigator
2014-2016 III phase Bronchiectasis clinical trial, Investigator
2016-presentIII phase Adenocarcinoma clinical trial, Investigator.
2016-presentIII phase Pneumonia clinical trial, Principal Investigator

WHERE DO I WORK


NCTLD

National Center For Tuberculosis And Lung Disease

   Diagnostic Department | Bronchoscopy Unit

   Maruashvili Street 50 | Tbilisi

   (+995) 577 785 575

   (+995 32) 291 1116 (169)

 

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AVERSI CLINIC

 

   Endoscopy Department

   Vazha-Pshavela Avenue 27 | Tbilisi

   (+995) 577 785 575

   (+995 32) 250 0700

 

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PARTICIPATION IN CONGRESSES

1990 Oct1st National Congress of Lung Diseases, Kiev, Ukraine.
2007 May1st International Congress of the Georgian Respiratory Association, Batumi, Georgia.
2010 Jun2nd International Congress of the Georgian Respiratory Association, Batumi, Georgia.
2011 Mar1st European Congress for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology, Marseille, France.
2011 SepInvestigator’s conference, Madrid, Spain.
2012 May1st Congress of Georgian Endoscopy Association.
2012 OctInvestigator’s conference, Prague, Czech Republic.
2013 MarSummit local Investigators workshop, Tbilisi, Georgia.
2013 Apr2nd European Congress for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology, Izmir, Turkey.
2013 Jun3rd International Congress of the Georgian Respiratory Association, Batumi, Georgia.
2013 NovSeminar “Chronic respiratory diseases” Tbilisi, Georgia.
2014 Jun4th International Congress of the Georgian Respiratory Association, Batumi, Georgia.
2014 JulInvestigator’s conference, Istambul, Turkey.
2015 MarScientific Conference “Modern problems of tuberculosis”, Tbilisi, Georgia.
2015 Nov4th Congress of Georgian Endoscopy Association.
2016 FebX Multiprofile Medical Conference, International Standarts of Clinical Medicine, Bakuriani, Georgia.
2016 FebInvestigator’s conference, Budapest, Hungary.
2016 MarInvestigator’s conference, Frankfurt, Germany.
2016 Jun5th International Congress of the Georgian Respiratory Association, Batumi, Georgia.
2016 Oct5th Congress of Georgian Endoscopy Association.
2017 JulXIII Multiprofile Medical Conference, International Standarts of Clinical Medicine, Chakvi, Georgia.

PUBLICATIONS

19901st National Congress of Lung Diseases, Kiev, Ukraine. 1. Application of various types of lasers at treatment nonspecific and specific lung diseases.PDF
2010Georgian Respiratory Journal, Vol. 6 Suppliment 1, , Tbilisi, Georgia.2. Advanced methods and tools of bronchoscopy.

3. The role of bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) with application of Cytospine-prep in diagnostics of diffuse parenchymal lung disease (DPLD).
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2011International Journal on Immunorehabilitation, Vol. 13 No 1, Paris, France. 4. Tuberculosis: the case report.PDF
201132nd Annual Congress of the European Society of Mycobacteriology, Lubeck, Germany.5. Evaluation of Genotype®MTBDRplus assay for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. PDF
2011GeoMedNews, ISSN 1512-0112, Tbilisi-New York.6. Stenting of the left main bronchus (LMB) in cicatrical post-TB bronchial stenosis.PDF
2011TSMU Collection of Scientific Works XLV, Tbilisi, Georgia.7. Effectiveness of BALF cytology using Cytospin-Prep method for evaluation of Parenchymal Lung Disease.PDF
2012Georgian Respiratory Journal, Vol. 8, No 1, Tbilisi, Georgia.8. Scale-up outpatient care of MDR-TB in Georgia;
9. Evaluation of GenotypeMTBDRplus assay for detection of MTB complex in BALF in patients with pulmonary TB.
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2012Georgian Respiratory Journal, Vol. 8, No 2, Tbilisi, Georgia.10. The use of advanced bronchoscopic methods in Georgia;
11. Pott's disease;
12. Eye tuberculosis.
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2013Solunum. The Journal of Turkish Respiratory Society, Vol. 15 Suppliment 1, ISSN-1302, EISSN 2147-3676, Istanbul, Turkey.13. Detection of MTB in TB Patients BAL Fluid by using Genotype MTBDRplus assayPDF
2015Current Problems in Tuberculosis. Conference Materials14. The role of interventional bronchoscopy in the management of pulmonary tuberculosis.
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2015 3rd European Congress for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology, Barcelona, Spain.15. VP-38 The role of interventional bronchoscopy in the management of pulmonary PDF
2016X Multiprofile Medical Conference, International Standarts of Clinical Medicine, Tbilisi, Georgia.16. Bronchoscopy-past, present and future.PDF
2016Georgian Respiratory Journal, Tbilisi, Georgia.17. The role of bronchoscopy in the management of pulmonary diseases.PDF
20165-th Congress of Georgian Endoscopy Association 18. Interventional BronchoscopyPDF
2016Experimental&Clinical Medicine №1, 201619. The past, the present and the future of the bronchoscopy. PDF