Dr. Nilufar N. Mammadova

Dr. Nilufar Mammadova is a surgeon with 5.5 years of successful clinical surgical experience spanning across Azerbaijan and Russia. Her experience includes helping, watching or participating as a pin over 800 surgical operations of differing complexity, while working with and learning from some of the most professional and talented surgeons in Azerbaijan and Russia.

Having started her medical career in the field of paediatrics, she very soon realized that she can have much bigger contribution to the society after seeing grief of parents of children with acute surgical treatment needs. She made an important decision of her life to become a surgeon! …



  • 2002 – 2008

    Azerbaijan State Medical University (MBBS)

    Graduated with Honours (Red Diploma) Specialization:

    • Pediatrics
    • Radiology
  • July-August – 2007

    Hacettepe University Medical School in Turkey (Clinical Internship)

    • Clinical internship in neonathology combining brief lectures and regular presence in the surgery theatre
    • Watching live surgical operations and the treatment of asphyxia and other birth defects in newborns

  • 2015

    Aspiring Young Surgeon Award Finalist

    Organised by the Ministry of Health of Azerbaijan

  • March 2016

    Surgeon of the Month

    Topchubashov Centre of Scientific Surgery, Baku, Azerbaijan

  • September 2018

    Diligence Award

    Federal Centre of Cardio-Vascular Surgery, Perm, Russia