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Saulius Viksraitis Plastic Surgery Center

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Saulius Vikšraitis, MD

Plastic and reconstructive surgeon

Graduated from Kaunas Medical Institute in 1984 and started to work in plastic and reconstructive microsurgery at Hospital of Kaunas University of Medicine. Saulius Vikšraitis is a founder of plastic and reconstructive microsurgery in Kaunas who has introduced new operational procedures. During the 20 years of work at Hospital of Kaunas University of Medicine he performed over 8 thousand plastic and corrective surgeries.

In 1992 he founded Kaunas Plastic Surgery Centre. After the years of much success, challenges and experience, he opened a new specialised clinic in Žaliakalnis, Č. Sasnauskas Street, in 2006.

Scientific activities: He is an author of more than 30 scientific papers and presentations. He is a co-author of the Monograph Advanced Methods Microsurgery. The doctor suggested a new method of face lifting in 1998. Since 2004, doctor Saulius Vikšraitis is an international medical expert.

The surgeon is a member of the Lithuanian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, a full member of the International Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Association (IPRAS), a member of European Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS), a member of International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).

Leisure: during his free time, MD Saulius Vikšraitis conveys the beauty by painting. He has organized five exhibitions of paintings. The surgeon is a member of the Rotary Club. He is a laureate of TV shows: Bėdų Turgus, Žaliasis Obuolys.

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Juozas Kapturauskas, MD, PHD

Anesthesiologist-reanimatologist

Juozas Kapturauskas - doctor anesthesiologist - reanimatologist. 2004 graduated from Kaunas University of Medicine, 2007 received qualification of an anesthesiologist - reanimatologist. Since 2007 works at Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno Klinikos, department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, since 2014 works at Saulius Vikšraitis Plastic Surgery Center. In 2003 - 2010 he worked in department of Intensive Care at Klaipėda University hospital. In 2008 - 2012 junior scientific fellow, Institute for Biomedical research of Kaunas University of Medicine. 

In 2015 he defended Doctoral Dissertation titled “Coagulation Disorders Conditioning Excessive Perioperative Bleeding in Patients Recovering from Cardiac Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass” and was awarded with PhD degree. 

Apprenticeships and training: 9th European Mechanical Circulatory Support Summit - Multidisciplinary Approach | 2014, Bad Oeynhausen (Germany). 2014 Aortic and Mitral Valve Repair Workshop, Kaunas. 2013 Introductory course in echocardiography, Kaunas. 2012 Difficult airways management, Kaunas. 2011 International Course on Extracorporeal Perfusion Technologies, Milan, Italy. 2009 Fundamenthal critical care, Kaunas. 2009 HeartMate-II LVAS Surgical Training included in 1st Belarussian/Lithuanian Heart failure workshop, Kaunas

Languages: conversational German and English, Russian.

Hobbies: plays acordeon, guitar, particulary keen on programming languages.