Kristel Janvest, RN, MSc.

Bariatric nurse


1999 – 2003 Tallinn Health Care College;
2005 – 2010 Masters degree programme in University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine;
Trained in nutritional and lifestyle counselling of bariatric patients at Sahlgranska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden.

01.03.2016 successfully passed the exams of bariatric nursing competencies organized by American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), and is the first certified bariatric nurse CBN in Estonia, Baltics and Finland.


Since 2013 bariatric nurse in Bariatric Services
2011 – 2017 bariatric nurse at North Estonia Medical Centre, Tallinn;
2003 – 2017 registered nurse at North Estonia Medical Centre, Tallinn.


Estonian (native); English; Russian; Finnish