About us

MEDICAL DOCTOR: prim.mag. Igor KOREN, dr.med, specialist of internal medicine and pulmonology

  • Enrolment in the Medical faculty at University of Ljubljana in October 1976, diploma at the same faculty on 18th of September 1981.
  • On 10th of June 1987 completed two-semester studies of Pulmonology at Medical Faculty in Ljubljana.
  • Thesis: Performance of flexible bronchoscopy for the diagnosis of lung tumors
  • On 23rd of December Master`s degree in clinical medical sciences at the Medical Faculty in Ljubljana. Master`s thesis: Cells in broncho-alveolar lavage fluid of asthma patients
  • On 23rd of June 1986 competed specialization in internal medicine in Ljubljana
  • Title Head of department was obtained in 1997
  • From 1st of March 2000 onwards judicial expert in internal medicine
  • Fourteen years Head of the Intensive care unit at Hospital Topolšica
  • Seven years Head of the Pulmonary department at Hospital Topolšica
  • Regular annual postgraduate education seminars at home and abroad.
  • The winner of Prešern prize for students and Levičnik prize for scientific research work in the field of respiratory medicine
  • First author of 37 professional articles in domestic in foreign literature.
  • In 2011 acquired specialization in respiratory medicine from the previous work
  • General supervisor for residents in internal medicine