Dimitar Veselinov Vasilev, MD

Dimitar Veselinov Vasilev, MD

Assistant professor

Tel.: 064 886 560

Date and place of birth14 June 1956, Gabrovo


  • Medical education: Medical University - Pleven, 1975-1982
  • Specialty: Orthopedics and Traumatology, 1989

Academic positions

  • Assistant professor at Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department

Specializations/postgraduate qualifications

  • Clinics of orthopedics and traumatology. Wilchelm Pieck University of Rostock, Germany for 3 months in1982
  • Clinics Charite,Berlin,Germanyfor 3 months in 1987 
  • Clinics of traumatology – Graz, Austria for 3 months in1995
  • Invited as a guest-lector at “8th Congress of hand surgery”Istanbul,Turkey, 2001
  • Hip joint replacement course and course of pedagogics
  • Author of radial head endoprosthesis, made of chirolen with possibility of plastic reconstruction of annular ligament, 1988, recognized for invention

Teaching Activities

  • Practical exercises and lectures for students from Medicine Faculty, Public Health Faculty and Health Care Faculty

Scientific interests

  • Joint replacement, hand surgery


  • Member of Bulgarian Мedical Аssociation
  • Member of Bulgarian Orthopedics and Traumatology Association
  • Member of European Federation of Orthopaedics and Traumatology


  • Russian-very well
  • German-very well