Bariatric surgeons

Gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy operations at the Sigulda Hospital are performed by “Lappro” Ltd excellent, professional general and bariatric surgeons. “Lappro” brings together the most experienced weight-loss surgery surgeons from two Baltic countries – Latvia and Estonia.

Dr. OLEGS KOZLOVSKIS

  • Certified general and bariatric surgeon
  • Head of the surgery department at the Sigulda Hospital
  • 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 (keyhole) surgery, laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery, trained in Enda GIA™ Reloads Tri-Stapple™ 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 general surgeon and head of the Surgery ward of 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 (keyhole) 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 centre of the East Tallinn Central Hospital. Performs bariatric surgeries at the Sigulda Hospital as visiting surgeon.