ISCARE Bariatric Surgery Team

The adiposity surgery team at the clinical centre ISCARE provides a high quality complex treatment of adiposity, including bariatric surgery. The team consists of internal specialists – obesitologist (expert in adiposity), nutrition specialist, physiotherapist, psychologist, gastroenterologist, surgeons. There are all specialists present in the clinic and make it therefore unique.

The target is getting closer to our patients, do a pre-operative assessment and find the optimal procedure to grant a long term weight loss and eliminate or prevent diseases accompanied by adiposity.

The Centre for Obesity Treatment is the largest centre for surgical treatment of obesity in the Czech Republic and ranks among the five biggest centres of this kind in Europe. The ISCARE surgeons are responsible for more than 400 bariatric surgery procedures per year. This is one of the many reasons why you can be totally confident in their abilities, experience and high quality service.

Prof. Milan Lukáš, M.D., Ph.D. is a specialist in the field of bariatric surgery, laparoscopic surgery and surgery of hiatus esophageal. With over 35 years of practice, he is one of the most sought for surgeons in the Czech Republic.

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Prof. Milan Lukáš, M.D., Ph.D. - CV

Prof. Milan Lukáš, M.D., Ph.D.

Prof. Milan Lukáš, M.D., Ph.D. - CV (PDF, 390 kB)


  • 1974 – 1978 Gymnasium Sobeslav, Czech republic
  • 1978 - 1984 Charles medical university in Prague

Professional education:

  • 2007 Professor
  • 1999 Docent
  • 1997 PhD.
  • 1993 Specialization - gastroenterology
  • 1992 2. degree state exam – general medicine
  • 1987 1. degree state exam – general medicine
  • 1984 Charles medical university in Prague

Employment history:

  • since 2007 ISCARE I.V.F., a.s. Prague
  • 1.2.1997 – 2007 IV. Department of Internal Medicine
  • 1992 – 1997 II. Department of Internal Medicine
  • 1984 – 1992 II. Department of Internal Medicine

Foreign internships:

  • Sweden – Goteborg
  • Japan – Tokyo
  • Austria – Strasbourg
  • USA – Los Angeles

Professional memberships:

  • Czech Gastroenterological Society - committee member
  • Working Group for idiopathic inflammation - coordinator
  • Czech Society of internists
  • ECCO – European Crohn´s and Colitis Organization
  • IOIBD – International Organization of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • AGA – American Gastroenterological Association


  • Editorial Board of magazine Endoscopy
  • Pharmacotherapeutic Information Editorial Board
  • The editorial board of magazine Remedia
  • Editorial Board of magazine Current clinical practice
  • Editorial Board of magazine Pharmacotherapy


  • Czech language native
  • English fluent


Author and coauthor of more than 40 publications in Czech and foreign literature in particular fields of robotic surgery, bariatric surgery, endoscopic and minimally invasive surgery, koloproctology, thoracic surgery, endocrinosurgery, kardiosurgery, biochemistry.