Evaldas Torrau – MD, Abdominal Surgery

Work and Education

1974 Graduated from Kaunas Medical Institute;

1974–present Abdominal surgeon at the Kauno Klinikos Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Hospital;

1974–present Member of the Kaunas County Surgical Society;

1983–1995 Kaunas County Chief Surgeon;

1990–present Assistant at Lithuanian University of Health Sciences;

1992–1995 Head of the Department of Surgery at the Kaunas University of Medicine Clinics;

2002–present Member of the Board of the Lithuanian Society of Coloproctology;

2010–present Abdominal surgeon at Grožio Chirurgija Clinic.


Professional Development

1983, 1985 Traineeship at the A.V. Vishnevsky Institute of Surgery (Moscow, Russia);

1989 Traineeship at Trondheim University Hospital (Denmark);

2003 Traineeship at Duesseldorf University Hospital (Germany).


One of the pioneers of laparoscopic surgery in Lithuania, Dr Torrau has introduced this method at numerous hospitals in Kaunas County;

He participates in Lithuanian and international conferences and has prepared more than 40 presentations;

On average, Dr Torrau performs 150–200 operations per year;

His focus is on gall bladder, abdominal, colorectal, cancer, hernia and soft tissue surgery.