Surgeons of Republican scientific-practical centre “Cardiology” were awarded with diplomas of Mogilev regional executive committee. Vyacheslav Yanushko (deputy director of surgery), Andrei Yanushko (cardio-surgeon), and Sergei Soloviev (anesthetist) were awarded for merits in developing cardio-surgical service in Mogilev region.
In 2007 for the first time Mogilev cardio-surgeons headed by professor Vyacheslav Yanushko carried out an operation of aorta-coronary shunting. In 2008 the first operation with pump oxygenator was carried out.
In September, 2008, the Centre of Cardiovascular Surgery was opened at Mogilev regional hospital. Since then 45 vascular operations were made. For the first time in Belarus two operations were carried out simultaneously - aorta-coronary shunting and operation on carotid artery. In 2009 the staff of Mogilev regional hospital will be trained to carry out operations on mitral valve and aneurism.