Dr. Atanas Iliev Batashki, MD was born on January 24, 1982 in the city of Plovdiv, Plovdiv region. In 2006 he graduated with a Master’s degree in Medicine at the Medical University of Plovdiv. In 2009 he graduated with a Master’s degree in Health Management. Acquired a medical specialty in “Surgery” in 2013, later in 2017 – a second specialty “Thoracic Surgery”. He started working as a surgeon in 2007 at the Clinic of Thoracic and Abdominal Surgery at the University Hospital “St. George”- Plovdiv, where he still works today. In 2008, Dr. Batashki, MD was appointed after a competition for an assistant in the Department of Special Surgery at the Medical University – Plovdiv. In 2017 he was appointed Chief Assistant at the Department of Special Surgery at the Medical University of Plovdiv. In 2016 he defended a dissertation for the scientific and educational degree “Doctor” on “Changes in homeostasis in extensive intestinal resections and an approach to correction in the adaptation period. “ In 2019 he was elected municipal councilor in the Municipal counsel – Plovdiv.

Dr. Atanas Iliev Batashki MD is based researcher with teaching experience in health care and physician professionalism and meaningful social activity with a large volume of scientific production, with very good performances as a tutor to participate in the writing of textbooks, manuals and monographs.

Very well prepared diagnostician and good operator, highly ethical colleague. Stick to mutual tolerance and understanding. He has a good professional self-confidence persistence in his further development and deepening of his professional competence. Respected by patients and colleagues.

He is the author and co-author of over 60 articles and publications in the field of emergency surgery, plastic surgery, social medicine, health management and pathology. Co-author in a textbook on surgery for medical students – 2nd revised edition of Special Surgery edited by Prof. Dr. Yaramov, MD.

Since 2018 is a member of the editorial board of the journal “Journal” Modern medical problems “. Member of the Bulgarian Surgical Society and the Bulgarian Medical Union.