• Oncogynecology Clinic
    Oncogynecology Clinic
  • Surgery Clinic: Department of General & Laparascopic Surgery 2
    Surgery Clinic: Department of General & Laparascopic Surgery 2
  • Surgery Clinic: Department of General & Laparascopic Surgery 1
    Surgery Clinic: Department of General & Laparascopic Surgery 1
  • Surgery Clinic: Department of General & Laparascopic Surgery 2
    Surgery Clinic: Department of General & Laparascopic Surgery 2
  • Ophthalmology Clinic
    Ophthalmology Clinic
  • Ophthalmology Clinic
    Ophthalmology Clinic
  • Therapeutic Clinic: Pulmonology Department
    Therapeutic Clinic: Pulmonology Department
  • Nairi-Coxa Clinic
    Nairi-Coxa Clinic
  • Dental Clinic
    Dental Clinic
  • Intensive Therapy and Resuscitation Unit
    Intensive Therapy and Resuscitation Unit
  • Surgery Clinic: Operating Theater
    Surgery Clinic: Operating Theater
  • Therapeutic Clinic: Angioneurology Department
    Therapeutic Clinic: Angioneurology Department
  • Outpatient Clinic. Neurology Service
    Outpatient Clinic. Neurology Service
Artem V. Stepanyan

Artem V. Stepanyan

Head of Oncogynecology Clinic

Specialty
Oncogynecologist
Scientific Degree
MD
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Years

     

Education

     

 

1988-1994

   

Yerevan State Medical Institute, MD

     

 

1994-1996     Residency: obstetrics and gynecology, Yerevan State Medical University        
1996-1998     Residency: general oncology, Yerevan State Medical University        

 

Professional Experience &Career

2013 – present

     

Head of Gynecological Oncology Service, “Nairi” Medical Center, Yerevan

2011 – present     Associate professor, Oncology Department, Yerevan State Medical University
2009 – 2011     Assistant professor, Oncology Department, Yerevan State Medical University
2006 – present     Deputy Director, “Shengavit” Medical Center, Yerevan
2006 – 2011     Chief, gynecology-oncology service, “Shengavit” Medical Center, Yerevan
2002- 2005     Chief, Division of Gynecology, Department of General Surgery - Ministry of Internal Affairs Hospital, Yerevan
2000-2005     Responsible executor, State Sponsored Research - Gynecological Department National Center of Oncology, Yerevan
1998-2002     Attending physician, Gynecological Department - National Center of Oncology, Yerevan
1993-1994       Male nurse, No 11 Municipal Outpatient, Yerevan

 

Membership in professional association

2018

     

Honorary Member, Russian Society of Gynecological Oncology (RSGO)

2012     International member, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
2009     Member, European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO)
2007     Board, Armenian Society of Reproductive Medicine
2007     Member, European Society of Gynecological Oncology (ESGO)
2006     Member, International Gynecological Cancer Society (IGCS)
2005     Chairman, Scientific Society of “Shengavit” Medical Center, Yerevan
2004     Member, Association of Armenian Oncologists, Yerevan
2000-2005     Chairman, Council of Young Scientists National Center of Oncology, Yerevan
2000-2004     Board: Armenian Anticancer Society
1998-2000     Member, Council of Young Scientists National Center of Oncology, Yerevan
1992-1994     Board: Armenian Medical Student Scientific Society, Yerevan

  

International conferences and congresses attendance in the last three years   

2015      

“Radical Pelvic Surgery”, Leipzig School of Radical Pelvic Surgery,

Leipzig Germany

       
2014     “Laparoscopic Gynecology”, Malzoni Medical Center, Avellino Italy        
2011     “Laparoscopic Gynecological Oncology”, Charite University Hospital, Berlin Germany        
2010     “Gynecology-oncology”, OMI Internship, Department of General Gynecology, University Hospital of Graz, Austria        
2009     “Gynecology-oncology”, IGCS fellowship, Charles University, First Faculty of Medicine and General Teaching Hospital:  Oncogynaecological Centre, Prague Czech Republic        
2009     “Gynecology-oncology”, IGCS fellowship, Division of Gynecological Oncology Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Catholic University Leuven, Belgium        
2009     “Video-Endoscopic Surgery”, training by KULeuven, Center for Surgical Technologies Faculty of Medicine Catholic University Leuven, Belgium        
2008     “Gynecology-oncology”, ESGO fellowship. Charles University, First Faculty of Medicine and General Teaching Hospital:  Oncogynecological Centre, Prague Czech Republic        
2006 – 2007     “Operative Gynecology (Microsurgery, Laparoscopy)”, DAAD Internship, Otto-Von-Guericke University Women’s Hospital, Magdeburg, Germany        
2006     “Operative Gynecology (Gynecology-oncology, Laparoscopy)”, OMI Internship, Department of General Gynecology, University Hospital of Graz, Austria        
2005     “Gender, Reproductive and Sexual Health and Fertility” course of Amsterdam Master’s in Medical Anthropology; Amsterdam, The Netherlands        
2005     “Oncology”, Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminar under the auspices of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Salzburg, Austria        
2005     “Maternal and Infant Health”, Salzburg Columbia Medical Seminar; Salzburg, Austria        
2003     «Contemporary update on female urology», European School of Urology Organized Course Yerevan, Armenia        
2000     WHO Workshop on Cervical Cancer Screening, Sevan, Armenia        

 

Publications

Publications – 30
Patents - 2
 
  1. Jilavyan GA, Stepanyan AV. Combined method of vaginal stump closure in abdominal hysterectomy. Armenian Surgery Messenger 1997; 2(15): 74-77.
  2. Jilavyan GA, Stepanyan AV. Doubled draining of parametria as prophylactics of lymphocysts in radical hysterectomy. Armenian Surgery Messenger 1997; 3(16): 58-60.
  3. Jilavyan GA, Stepanyan AV. Prophylactics of lymphocysts after radical hysterectomy. Issues of Theoretical and Clinical Medicine. Yerevan 1999; 4(11): 47-48.
  4. Jilavyan GA, Stepanyan AV, Madoyan RA, Karapetyan UG. Treatment of vaginal stump inflammation by “NARINE-K” in hysterectomized  oncogynecological patients. Armenian Surgery Messenger 1999; vol. 3-4(21): 55-60.
  5. Stepanyan AV. The impact of inflammatory complications in parametria and vaginal stump on long-term results of treatment of oncogynecological patients. Medical Science of Armenia. Yerevan 2000; vol. XL, No4, p.63-69.
  6. Stepanyan AV. Differential approach to the method of vaginal cuff closure in hysterectomy in oncogynecological patients. Medical Science of Armenia. Yerevan 2001; vol.XLI, No2, p. 65-72.
  7. Stepanyan AV, Jilavyan GA. Time interval between stages of combined treatment in oncogynecological patients. Armenian Surgery Messenger 2002; vol. 6(36): 5-9.
  8. Jilavyan GA, Ter-Poghosyan ZR, Stepanyan AV. The impact of interferon inductor – cycloferon on immunoreactivity of cervical cancer patients. Armenian Surgery Messenger 2002; vol. 6(36) 22-24.
  9. Stepanyan A.V., Sirounyan A.S. Management algorithm of oncogynecological patients with high risk of postoperative local inflammatory complications after hysterectomy.  Medical Science of Armenia 2005; vol. XLV (2): 43-53.

 

Patents

  1. Method of vaginal cuff closure in abdominal hysterectomy. Patent No 440 of Armenian State Patent Bureau, given 05.15.98
  2. Method of retroperitoneal space drainage in radical hysterectomy. Patent No 477 of Armenian State Patent Bureau, given 09.15.98

 

Abstracts presented

  1. Jilavyan GA, Stepanyan AV. Comparative characteristics of some methods of vaginal cuff closure. Jubilee Session of Oncological Scientific Center. Yerevan 1996.
  2. Jilavyan GA, Stepanyan AV, Malchasyan NV. Cytological control of vaginal stump healing after hysterectomy.  First Congress of Trans-Caucasian oncologists. Tbilisi, Georgia 1998.
  3. Jilavyan GA, Stepanyan AV. Leucocytar infiltrations index in treatment of inflammatory complications after radical hysterectomy. Actual Questions of Surgery.  Yerevan 1998.
  4. Stepanyan AV. The impact of vaginal cuff closure on vaginal stump healing in hysterectomy. Oncology 2000. Second Conference of Oncologists of CIS. Kiev, Ukraine 2000.
  5. Stepanyan AV, Jilavyan GA. The impact of method of vaginal cuff closure on inflammatory complications after hysterectomy. Oncology 2000. Second Conference of Oncologists of CIS. Kiev, Ukraine 2000.
  6. Stepanyan AV. The impact of tumor’s stage on post hysterectomy pelvic inflammatory complications in oncogynecological patients. The 4-th International Medical Congress of Students and Young Scientists. Ternopil 2000, Ukraine. 
  7. Stepanyan AV. Prophylactics of parametrial inflammatory complications after hysterectomy in oncogynecology. Materials and Reports of Reproductology problems. Yerevan 2000. 
  8. Stepanyan AV, Jilavyan GA. Comparative analysis of frequency and character of complications after hysterectomy in patients with open and combined methods of vaginal cuff closure. The First Pan-Army Medical Conference. Yerevan 2001.
  9. Stepanyan AV. Leucocytar infiltration index in diagnostics of local inflammatory complications after hysterectomy in oncological patients. Third Congress of Trans-Caucasian Oncologists. Yerevan 2004.
  10. Stepanyan AV. Risk factors of local inflammatory complications after hysterectomy in oncological patients. Third Congress of Trans-Caucasian Oncologists. Yerevan 2004.
  11. Stepanyan A; Sirounyan A. Early detection of pelvic cellulites after abdominal hysterectomy. Abstract book 3-rd Young Medics International Conference. 2005 Yerevan, Armenia. p. 176
  12. Stepanyan A; Sirounyan A. Hysteroscopic surgery as an alternative to hysterectomy in woman with dysfunctional uterine bleeding.  Abstract book 3-rd Young Medics International Conference. 2005 Yerevan, Armenia. p. 177
  13. Sirounyan A; Stepanyan A. Transobturator tape – a new minimally invasive treatment of stress urinary incontinence in woman.  Abstract book 3-rd Young Medics International Conference. 2005 Yerevan, Armenia. p. 174
  14. Stepanyan A.V., Sirounyan A.S., Tevosyan R.V., Kazaryan A.B.  Radical hysterectomy using Liga-Sure vessel sealing system. Actual problems of obstetrics and gynecology. Abstract book of International Scientific-Practical Conference. 2006 Yerevan, Armenia. P 187-189.
  15. Sirounyan A.S., Stepanyan A.V. The use of Liga-Sure Vessel sealing system in vaginal hysterectomy. Actual problems of obstetrics and gynecology. Abstract book of International Scientific-Practical Conference. 2006 Yerevan, Armenia. P 184-187.
  16. Asibekyan G., Stepanyan A.  Vessel-by-vessel technique of lateral parametria resection in radical hysterectomy. The New Armenian Medical Journal. 2009, Vol.3 N3, p. 63
  17. Stepanyan A., Asilbekyan G. Nerve sparing radical hysterectomy: our experience. The New Armenian Medical Journal. 2009, Vol.3 N3, p. 74
  18. Stepanyan A., Asilbekyan G., Lekhlyan A., Hayrapetyan E. Nerve-Sparing versus classical Okabayashi radical hysterectomy, comparison of radicality and functional outcomes. 3-rd International Medical Congress of Armenia. Yerevan 2011. Abstract book P264.
  19. Stepanyan A., Asilbekyan G., Lekhlyan A., Hayrapetyan E. Electrosurgical technique of pelvic and para-aortic lymphadenectomy performed for gynecological malignancies.  3-rd International Medical Congress of Armenia. Yerevan 2011. Abstract book P264-265.
  20. Urumyan S., Stepanyan A., Sirunyan A. Role of laparoscopy in the management of advanced ovarian cancer. 3-rd International Medical Congress of Armenia. Yerevan 2011. Abstract book P265-266.
  21. Stepanyan A., Zola P., Reed N., Lax S. ESGO affiliated virtual tumor board in Armenia, preliminary report. First Armenian International Congress on Telemedicine and Health “Armtelemed Road to the Future” Yerevan, 2011 Congress proceedings P 189-190