Tokuda Hospital Sofia



Prof. Milena Staneva, MD, PhD, Angiology Clinic Chief, National Angiology Consultant Prof. Staneva graduated from the Sofia Medical University in 1992, and she earned her specialty in internal medicine in 1997 and an additional specialty in cardiology in 2005. Additionally, she is certified to conduct highly specialized medical examinations in ultrasonic vascular diagnostics. Prof. Staneva has numerous scientific publications in national and international medical journals and regularly participates in international medical forums.Between 1993 and 2004, she worked in the cardiology clinic of the university hospital Lozenetz, after which she led the ultrasonic vascular diagnosis sector of the cardiology clinic of the Sveta Ekaterina university hospital until 2006. Prof. Staneva has been a member of our hospital since we opened and she leads our ultrasonic vascular diagnosis and angiology sector.
In 1997, for the first time in Bulgaria, Prof. Staneva performed transcranial Doppler sonography monitoring of cerebral blood flow during a heart surgery, and in 2003 she introduced ultrasound methodologies for determining the endothelial functionality of peripheral arteries.
In early 2006, Prof. Staneva established and implemented into practice ultrasound study protocols and criteria for heart failure patients prescribed resynchronization therapy to manage treatments and monitor therapeutic effects.
She is an active member of the Bulgarian Association of Ultrasound in Medicine, the Bulgarian Society of Cardiology, the Bulgarian Society of Vascular Surgery and Angiology, and the Bulgarian Association of Neurosonology and Cerebral Hemodynamics.
Tzvetomir Tzvetanov, MD, Angiologist Graduated from the Medical University of Sofia in 2011. Earned his specialty in Angiology in 2016. In the period from 2012 to 2016, he specialized in the Vascular Surgery and Angiology Clinic of Tokuda Hospital Sofia, and since May 2016 has been assigned as an angiology specialist in Tokuda Hospital.

Dr. Tsvetanov was awarded a resident of the year in 2015 at Tokuda Hospital Sofia.

Dr. Tsvetanov participated in the XIX National Congress on Ultrasound in Medicine in 2016, XXII Congress of the European Chapter of the International Union of Angiology (IUA), Budapest, Hungary in September 2015, Balkan endovascular course in February 2014, 16th World Neurosonology Meeting of the World Federation of Neurology, November 2013, 17th National Conference of Bulgarian National Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, October 11th to 13th 2013
6th National Conference on Angiology and Phlebology, September 2013
Conference "Current clinical problems of the most common thyroid diseases and diabetes" May 2013, 5th National Conference on Angiology and Phlebology, May 2012.
Dr. Tsvetanov is a member of the Bulgarian Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery and Angiology, Bulgarian Society of Neurosonology and Cerebral Hemodynamics, Bulgarian Society of Angiology and Phlebology, Bulgarian Society of Endovascular therapy, Bulgarian assossiation of Ultrasound in Medicine.
Polya Antova, MD, Angiologist
Aylin Kasim, MD, Angiology Resident Physician
Head Nurse Katrin Tzvetanova, RN



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Hospital location

51B "Nikola I. Vaptsarov" blvd. (if you drive, the entrance is from "At. Dukov" str.), "Hladilnika" distr., 1407 "Lozenets".

The hospital has a parking lot. The first 30 min. are free of charge, then a fee of 3 bgn/hours applies.

Public transport:
Buses: №88, 120
Shuttle bus: 32

Subway: Getting off at "James Bourchier" station, after that walking through "Lozenets" distr., or tram №10, taking off at "Nikola I. Vaptsarov" stop. or a bus №88, taking ff at "Tokuda Hospital" stop.


From the Central Railway Station

Bus line №305 getting off at "Romanian embassy" stop
From "Romanian embassy" stop – Bus line №120 getting off at "Tokuda Hospital" stop.
(after the traffic lights at "Atanas Dukov" str.

With a subway, from "Central Railway Station" station, getting off at "James Bourchier" station, after that walking through "Lozenets" distr., or tram №10, taking off at "Nikola I. Vaptsarov" stop. or a bus №88, taking ff at "Tokuda Hospital" stop.