Bariatric surgeons

Gastric Bypass and sleeve gastrectomy operations at the Sigulda Hospital are performed by “Lappro” Ltd excellent, professional physicians. “Lappro| Ltd brings together the most experienced and best bariatric surgeons from two Baltic countries – Latvia and Estonia.

Dr. OLEGS KOZLOVSKIS
Head of the surgery department at The Sigulda Hospital.
Certified general and bariatric surgeon.
Speaks fluent Russian, English, Latvian.

Doctor’s professional licenses and organizations:

  • General Medical Council of UK – member Nr.6132416. Registered with a license to practice; registered on the Specialist Register (General Medical Council)
  • The Latvian Association of Surgeons
  • The right to practice as a Surgeon in the whole territory of the Republic of Latvia. Certificate Nr.63609

Professional Experience:

Dr.Kozlovskis has practiced and gained a wide medical experience in general surgery, emergency, laparoscopic surgery, laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery, trained in Enda GIA™ Reloads Tri-Staple™ Technology.

Practiced in a range of major hospitals in Latvia, also in Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital and Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust in UK, trained in Lithuania and France, Dr.Kozlovskis works as a Genaral Surgeon and Head of the Surgery Ward at the Sigulda Hospital since 2006.

Dr. JURIS ZARINOVS
Certified general and bariatric surgeon.
Member of the board of the Riga 1st Hospital.
Head of surgery ward of the Riga 1st Hospital.
President of the Latvian Association Of Surgeons.
Doctor speaks Latvian, Russian, English.

Dr. Zarinovs is one of the leading general and bariatric surgeons in Latvia. Working daily at the Riga 1st Hospital Dr.Zarinovs is regularly attending qualification courses and has gained a wide experience also in Germany, USA and UK. Dr. Zarinovs is one of the pioneers in using laparoscopic surgery method in Latvia since 1994. Dr. Zarinovs performs bariatric surgeries since 2007 and today is one of the leading bariatric surgeons in Latvia. Dr. Zarinovs is skilled in Lap Band, Gastric Bypass and Gastric Sleeve surgeries.

Dr. ANDRE TRUDNIKOV
Head of General Surgery center of the East Tallin Central Hospital.