Evaldas Ezerietis - 105

Doctor, surgeon, doctor of medical sciences Ēvalds Ezerietis was born on December 26, 1913 in Kalniena .

During his long years of work, the professor has performed more than 7,000 surgeries . Having successfully performed complex surgeries, he has gained the gratitude and recognition of countless patients.

On March 30, 1958, he underwent the first heart surgery in Latvia. Developed an original method of thyroid surgery.

The professor has published more than 100 scientific articles on oncology, thyroid, cardiovascular surgery, esophageal plastic surgery, and has written several books on surgery.

"If Ēvalds Ezerietis has visited, he likes to work in the meadow or field. An excellent doctor of medical sciences always finds a good word to say to both a small person and an old man. He has helped many locals to recover. It is natural that the mountaineers call this respectable man simply - our Evaldis. But listen with respect to what they say.

That's how he is - simple, helpful, sensitive. A person who knows how to give the warmth of his heart to others. ”

E. Miks (Dzirkstele, No.152, December 24, 1983)

Sources of information: Dzirkstele, No. 86, July 22, 1978; University, No.86, 01.01.2004.