The Urology department history began in 1939 when the Department of Intermediate Level Surgery of Kursk State Medical Institute was founded. Since formation of a new higher educational institution the staff members of the Intermediate Level Surgery Department taught Urology to students.
In 1996 professor O.I. Bratchikov formed and headed the Urology Department in Kursk State Medical University.
Professor O.I. Bratchikov is a well-known scientist and specialist in Urology famous not only in Russia but also abroad. He is a member of the European Association of Urologists; member of the bureau of the Urology section (#20) of the academic council of the Public Health Ministry of the RF and the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences; member of the editorial board of the journal “Urology”; member of the presidium of the Russian Society of Urologists; chairman of Kursk department of the Russian Society of Urologists.
Main research fields of the department are:
- Urologic surgery
- Prostate gland diseases
- Urinary stone disease
- Inflammatory diseases of urinary organs
3 Doctors of Science in Medicine and 3 Philosophy Doctors in Medicine work at the Urology department.
Tel.: 8(4712) 56-08-23; 8(4712) 33-03-04