Kuplevskaya Lydia Antonovna – the highest category doctor, girudoterapevt, reflexologist. Founder and leader of hirudotherapy and non-traditional methods of treatment center “GirudoMed” in Lviv, that from 2006 to the present day works successfully, the author of books and manuals on treatment with leeches.
Since graduating in 1979 Lviv State Medical Institute (now Lviv National Medical University. Danila Galitsky) during all the years of practice perfecting professional skills at courses of improvement of medical qualifications in Lviv, Kiev, Odessa, Moscow (Russia), Tel Aviv (Israel), in particular cycles “Emergency treatment”, “Reflexology”, “New technologies in Medical rehabilitation”, “Alternative medicine in therapy and neurology,” “dependency problems in childhood and adolescence”, “Use of non-drug therapies” and etc.
The doctor was a party to numerous international scientific and practical conferences, seminars, congresses and workshops on hirudotherapy, apitherapy, Chinese medical diagnosis, integration of traditional and alternative medicine in general practice doctor, the use of non-drug therapies in medical practice, in particular, Warsaw (Poland ), Moscow (Russia), Tel Aviv (Israel), in Kiev, Lviv and Truskavets (Ukraine).
Over the last 10 years of medical practice priority is hirudotherapy and natural therapies.
The Centre regularly hosts theoretical and practical courses on mastering the basics of leech therapy, also held visiting lectures, seminars, courses in Poland (Warsaw, Przemysl), Moldova (Chisinau, Balti), Israel (Tel Aviv) and has many followers.
Kuplevskaya LA is the author and compiler of practical manuals “Fundamentals girudoterapii”, “Application of the medicinal leech,” which was reprinted, and came out in Ukrainian, Polish, Russian, Czech and German. Preparing to print the 6th, updated and expanded edition of “Fundamentals of health and use of medical leeches” in Russian and Ukrainian languages.