Jan Martinek

Prague, Czech Republic

Prof. MD Jan Martínek, Ph.D., currently works as a doctor at the Hepatogastroenterology Clinic of the Institute of Clinical and Experimental Medicine in Prague, where he leads a working group dealing with diseases of the esophagus and stomach and interventional endoscopy. Colleagues highlight him as a visionary who seeks and implements new or non-standard methods. They also appreciate him for being dedicated to teaching the younger generation of doctors.

Jan Martínek is considered a European and world-class expert. It focuses on diseases of the esophagus and stomach. He is a pioneer of mini-invasive endoscopic procedures to solve severe disorders of the muscles of the esophagus or stomach, which prevent the patient from swallowing and moving food into the stomach or emptying the stomach and moving food into the small intestine.