KarinDolezalova – Kormanova, MD
Since 2012 Lecturing Surgeon at 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague
Since 2009 OB klinika – Center for Metabolic, Bariatric and Minimally invasive surgery,
Prague, Czech Republic; Consultant Surgeon
2009 Surgery Specialization – Fellowship Exam
2002 – 2009 Center for Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery, ISCARE – Lighthouse, Prague,
Czech Republic; Surgeon – Minimally invasive & Bariatric surgery
1999 – 2002 1st Surgical Department, Charles University Teaching Hospital Prague, Czech
Republic; Surgeon – General Surgery & Trauma Surgery
1999 Graduated – 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague
Received extensive training in Minimally invasive and Bariatric Surgery at the 1st Surgical
Dept., Charles University Hospital, Prague, Czech Rep.,
Continued with training in Clinical Center ISCARE – Lighthouse (under leadership of Prof. M.
Fried, PhD). Gained top level bariatric experience, with more than 1.000 bariatric
procedures performed individually until now.
Leads Bariatric Workshops for local and foreign bariatric surgeons in Prague.
Is responsible for “Hands-on” training for foreign and Czech bariatric surgeons in Prague.
Delivered lectures as Faculty in many countries around the world (Austria, Portugal, Japan,
France, India, Slovakia) and at international congresses (i.e. IFSO World Congresses, IFSO-EC
Meetings, Alpine meetings, etc.) .
Takes part in International obesity research programmes.
Priorities in the field of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery
December 2009 The First in the Czech Republic and among the very first surgeons in
Europe to Perform Laparoscopic Greater Curvature Plication in humans on regular basis
Czech Surgical Society
Czech Obesity Society
Czech Bariatric Chapter
IFSO – International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity
IFSO – European Chapter
Has been a member of Organizing Committee of IFSO European Symposium, 2004.
Scientific work & publications
Delivered lectures at National as well as International Meetings & Congresses, such as:
2004 OSSICON, Mumbai, India
2004 IFSO World congress in Tokyo, Japan
2004 IFSO European symposium, Prague, Czech Republic
2005 IFSO Expert meeting, Saalfelden, Austria
2006 OSSICON, Pune, India
2006 IFSO European Congress, Lyon, France
2007 IFSO World Congress, Porto, Portugal
2008 IFSO Expert meeting, Saalfelden, Austria
2008 IFSO-EC Congress, Capri, Italy
2009 IFSO Expert meeting, Austria
2009 IFSO World congress in Paris, France
2009 IFSO-EC Congress, Laussane, Switzerland
2010 IFSO Expert meeting, Austria
2011 IFSO World Congress, Hamburg, Germany
2011 IFSO Expert meeting, Austria
2012 IFSO Expert meeting, Austria
2012 European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO) Congress, Lyon, France
As the 1st author and co-author, has published various articles on Laparoscopic gastric
banding topic, mainly in journals with high Impact Factors (IF).
Is active in the field of research of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders:
2006 – 2008 Co-investigator in Multi-center, International research on Pressure-guided
adjustments of the AGB
Since 2009 Co-invesigator in Grant of European Diabetes Association
Since 2009 Co-investigator in Multi-centre, International Research of Long-term results of
Greater Curvature Plication (LGCP)