Mission Statement

Our aim is to promote interest, knowledge, and quality of care in emergency and trauma surgery. ASTES was formed in 2017, it seeks to promote best practice in the provision of emergency and trauma surgery and acute care surgery, from pre-hospital care through diagnosis, intervention and intensive care to rehabilitation. This is supported by Countrywide & International collaboration, scientific research, development and delivery of training courses, and the work of the specialist sections (Polytrauma, Visceral & Chest Trauma, Skeletal Trauma& Sports Medicine, Neurosurgical, Anesthesia – Reanimation, Acute care surgery, ENT & Ophthalmology & Maxillofacial, Radiology, Nurse service,Disaster & Military Surgery…etc.) ASTES holds an annual scientific meeting – The Albanian Conference for Trauma and emergency surgery (ACTES) and produces a bi-annual journal – the Albanian Journal for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (AJTES). ASTES also provides practical support through different courses.

 

 

Our Departments

 

 

 

 

Steering Board

 

 

 

President

Asc. Prof. Agron Dogjani MD, PhD, FACS 

General Surgeon

Tirana, Albania

Vice-president

Zamir Demiraj MD,PhD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Tirana, Albania

Secretary

Alfred Ibrahimi MD, PhD

Anesthesiologist

Tirana, Albania

Treasurer

Sokol Isaraj MD, PhD

Plastic Surgeon

Tirana, Albania

Member

Shkelzen Osmanaj MD, PhD

General Surgeon

Tirana, Albania

Member

Kastriot Haxhirexha MD, PhD

General Surgeon

Tetovo, Macedonia

Member

Asc. Prof. Fadil Gradica MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgeon

Tirana, Albania

Member

Prof. Dr.Arvin Dibra MD, PhD

General Surgeon

Tirana, Albania