Gynecology Lecturers

Nandor Acs, MD, PhD

Nandor Acs, M.D., PhD

Nandor Acs graduated from Semmelweis University Medical School in Budapest, Hungary in 1992. He is an OB/GYN specialist with board examination in obstetrics and gynecology, general surgery and clinical pharmacology. He is full professor and Head of the OB/GYN Department of the Faculty of Medicine at Semmelweis University, as well as Medical Director at the Femmed Institute for aesthetic gynecology in Budapest. He specializes in menopausal medicine and pelvic organ prolapse surgery.
Dr. Acs also holds a Ph.D. degree and an MBA in health economics. He has organized several national and international congresses and teaching courses, and has published more than 300 papers with around 1000 citations. He is a member of several eminent medical societies and organizations.

Ivan Fistonic, MD, PhD

Ivan Fistonic, M.D., PhD.

Dr Fistonic graduated in 1978 from the Faculty of Medicine in Zagreb, Croatia and accomplished his specialisation in gynecology and obstetrics at the Sestre milosrdnice clinical hospital. In 1994 he received his masters degree and in 2001 his doctorate degree from the Faculty of Medicine in Zagreb. He specializes in the problems of menopause.

Dr Fistonic is a secretary of the Croatian Society for Menopause and a member of the Croatian Society for Gynecology and Obstetrics (HLZ), the International Menopause Society (IMS), the European Menopause and Andropause society (EMAS) and the North American Menopause Society (NAMS). He is the author of numerous published scientific papers. He actively participates in a number of national and international congresses and symposia.

Adrian Gaspar, MD

Adrian Gaspar, M.D.

Dr. Adrian Gaspar is an OB/GYN specialist and Cosmeto-gynecologist, and a former Professor at the Gynecology Department of the Faculty of Medicine at Mendoza University, Argentina. He is currently the owner and director of the Espacio Gaspar Clinic of Gynecology, Anti-Aging and Bioregenerative Medicine in Mendoza. With more than 15 years of education and experience in the use of lasers in medicine, Dr. Gaspar has performed more than a thousand laser vaginal procedures and has trained more than 400 doctors worldwide.

As one of the pioneers in the use of laser treatments for vaginal rejuvenation, having published the first paper related to this topic in 2011, Dr. Gaspar has received many awards worldwide for his research in the use of lasers for vaginal and urethral treatments. He also performs many non-invasive laser procedures using non-ablative technology for facial rejuvenation and body contouring. Dr. Gaspar is a member of several eminent medical societies and organizations as well as the founder of SARGE (Sociedad Argentina de Ginecología Estética).

Jorge Gaviria, MD

Jorge Gaviria, M.D.

Jorge E. Gaviria P. graduated as a Surgeon from the University of Los Andes in Venezuela (ULA) in 2001 and completed his specialization in gynecology and obstetrics at the Venezuelan Red Cross in 2009. In 2015 he graduated with a degree in Aesthetic Medicine from the University of Los Andes, and in 2016 received a Master degree in Laser Medicine from the Catalunya Polytechnic University in Barcelona, Spain. He is Board Certified in Medical–Aesthetics and Gynecology Laser and Surgery Procedures by the America Board of Laser Surgery (ABLS).

Dr. Gaviria is currently the Head Chief of the Laser Platform at the Fotomedicine Institute of the Teknon Medical Center in Barcelona, Spain. In addition, he also serves as a Medical Director of Korpo Laser in Caracas, Venezuela (and Kendall, Florida USA) and as Professor and Academic Director of the "Laser in Gynecology" program at 3 Universities in Venezuela. He is also the Academic Director of the Laser in Medicine Academy of IberioAmerica (AILMED) and the Laser & Health Academy (LA&HA) in Venezuela.

Dr. Gaviria is the Second Vice-president of the Spanish Society of Aesthetic Regenerative and Functional Gynecology (SEGERF), the Founder and President of the European Gynecology Laser Club (EGLC) as well as a Fellow of the International Society of Cosmetogynecology (ISCG). He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS), the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS), the Spanish Society of Medical Surgical Laser (SELMQ), the Union International of Aesthetic Medicine (UIME), the Spanish Aesthetic Medicine Society (SEME), the International Society of Urogynecology (IUGA), as well as other professional societies. Dr. Gaviria has been a Key Opinion Leader, researcher and trainer for Fotona since 2010, and was one of the first in Latin America to utilize and develop non-ablative intravaginal laser technologies. He publishes his work and lectures internationally on a regular basis.

Assoc. Prof. Tamas Major, PhD, MD

Assoc. Prof. Tamas Major

Dr. Tamas Major is an associate professor at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Debrecen, Hungary, and the director of the Debrecen Gynecology Laser Center. He graduated from the same University in 1988, where he subsequently defended his PhD thesis in 1996 on Minimally Invasive Gynecology Treatments. Tamas Major is president of the Hungarian Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, as well as a member and also board member of several national and international societies, and an invited speaker at numerous national and international meetings. He has more than 25 years of experience in graduate and postgraduate education, with 91 published articles, 14 book chapters and 174 presented lectures.

Sabina Sencar, MD

Sabina Sencar, M.D.

Dr Sabina Sencar is the founder of the Juna Clinic in Slovenia, where she applies her specialist medical skills and training to aesthetic and clinical gynecology laser treatments. Dr Sencar graduated from the Medical Faculty of the Ljubljana University in 1996 and became a resident in General Surgery at the Ljubljana University Medical Center. She joined the Gynecological Clinic of the Ljubljana University Medical Center in 2002, where she practiced gynecology and completed her specialization in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 2008. As a specialist in OB/GYN she continued to work at the Gynecological Clinic of the Ljubljana University Medical Center until 2012, when she founded her own clinic.

Dr Sabina Sencar helped pioneer the use of the Er:YAG laser for stress urinary incontinence and vaginal relaxation syndrome in Slovenia, and made important contributions to the popularization of these procedures in the broader region. She also published the first Slovenian pilot study on minimally invasive laser therapy for stress urinary incontinence in the Proceedings of the International Medical Laser Association (IMedLA) in 2012.

Marco Gambacciani, MD, PhD

Marco Gambacciani, MD, PhD

Dr. Marco Gambacciani graduated in 1978 from the University of Pisa and finished his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1982. He then attended the University of California in San Diego were he undertook his Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology.

Since 1987 Dr. Gambacciani has been a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Director of the Menopause Center at the Santa Chiara University Hospital’s Department of Reproductive Medicine in Pisa, Italy. He has also been member of the medical advisory board at Bionovo, Inc. since 2010.

Dr. Gambacciani has served as a member of the Executive Committee of the International Menopause Society and is a member of the Executive Committee of the European Menopause and Andropause Society, as well as being a member of other professional societies. He has authored more than 120 papers in peer-reviewed international journals.

Lasarus Mitrofanoff, MD, PhD

Lasarus Mitrofanoff, MD, PhD

Dr. Lasarus Mitrofanoff received his medical degree in 1994 followed by a PhD in 1995 from the Oulu University Medical Faculty in Finland. He completed his Specialization in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the same university in 2000 and has been working in private practice as a gynecologist since 2000.

Dr. Mitrofanoff has been using Fotona lasers since 2015 as a cosmetic gynecologist in Cityclinics in Helsinki and Turku, Finland, as well as at Tohtoripalvelu Itu in Rauma, Finland. He has been a LA&HA clinical lecturer since 2016 and is currently the co-chief and owner of a private gynecological surgical clinic in Rauma city, Finland since 2017. He is the author of several scientific publications as well as co-author of a pocket book of human anatomy.

Inna Anatolievna Apolikhina, MD, PhD

Apolikhina Inna Anatolievna, MD, PhD

Inna Anatolievna Apolikhina received her medical degree from the N.N. Burdenko Voronezh State Medical Institute in Russia in 1987. She continued her post-graduate training with numerous certificates in obstetrics, gynecology, perinatology, reproductology, gynecological endocrinology, and other areas. Since 2009 she has been a Professor at the I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University’s Doctors Postgraduate Professional Education Faculty in the Obstetrics, Gynecology, Perinatology and Reproductology Department. She is currently also Chief of the Gynecological Rehabilitation Department and One-day Clinic, which provides gynecological and urological medical services for women from all over Russia, overseeing the development & scientific basis for gynecological and urological science, as well as the testing of new medical treatment techniques and equipment and the adoption of new operating technologies.

Adolf Lukanovic, MD, PhD

Adolf Lukanovic, MD, PhD

Became an OB/GYN specialist in 1986 and is currently the medical director of the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Medical Center Ljubljana, Slovenia and Professor of gynecology and obstetrics at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ljubljana. His primary interests are the problems of operative gynecology and urogynecology. His research work is dedicated to the study of new surgical methods in gynecology: introducing minimally invasive surgical approaches, urological complications following radical gynecological surgery and new modalities in the treatment of female urinary incontinence. His main field of research About Adolf Lukanovic is evaluating and introducing new diagnostic measuring techniques and new conservative surgical methods in the treatment of female urinary incontinence for clinical practice.

Else Louise de Wit, MD

Else Louise de Wit, MD

Having graduated in Medicine at Sydney University in 1978, Dr. De Wit worked at the Albury Base Hospital until 1981. She passed the Australian Diploma of Obstetrics, doing her practical training in Chatham, UK. She started in general practice in Albury in 1982, and from 1985 in Lavington. Until 1998 she was involved in GP Obstetrics as part of her general practice, and performed some 1000 deliveries in that time. She was a principal of the Albury Family Planning Clinic from 1982 until its closure in 2013.

Dr. De Wit has always had a passion for Women’s Health. She consolidated this interest with her active role in GP Obstetrics and is currently working as a GP at “The Doctor’s @ Lavington & Thurgoona” where she is a Principal. She is a specialist in IncontiLase and IntimaLase laser gynecology treatments at the Delete Medical Laser Treatment clinic and is a consultant at Face Clinic @ Lavington. In addition, she works as a gynecology consultant at two clinics in Melbourne: the Instant Laser Clinic and Studio Freya, and lectures at Innovative Medical Technologies for the official laser gynecology training.

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