For the first time in Ukraine: a military surgeon from Vinnytsia performed a unique operation in a frontline hospital (Photo)

Vinnytsia military surgeon Kostiantyn Humeniuk managed to perform an operation in a mobile hospital near the front-line city that no one had performed before. Masterful work is a precedent for both medicine in Ukraine and the world.

This was reported in the command of the Medical Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

“Our military surgeons performed an operation that has no analogues in the world! In a military mobile hospital in one of the frontline cities for the first time in Ukraine performed a modern laparoscopic operation – removal of a kidney in a gunshot wound with organ destruction. the lives of our soldiers, “the statement said.

The operated fighters feel well and walk around the ward on their own. Military medics note that such operations for combat kidney injury have no analogues in the world.

Volodymyr Kistion, the first deputy chairman of the Vinnytsia Regional Council, said that the operation was performed by a surgeon from Vinnytsia, Kostiantyn Humeniuk.


Colonel of the Medical Service Kostiantyn Humeniuk is the Chief Surgeon of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. From 2014 he worked in the anti-terrorist operation zone. In 2017 he was appointed Chief Surgeon of the Anti-Terrorist Operation, 2018-2019 – Chief Surgeon of the Joint Forces Operation. Candidate of Medical Sciences.

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