Region : Imereti

Municipality : Kutaisi

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Kutaisi - one of the ancient and beautiful cities of Georgia is situated in a very attractive region - Imereti. The first settlements of the city appeared in the place, where the river Rioni’s deep and narrow valley turns into the plain. Kutaisi is among the world’s ancient cities. Ancient Greek mythology and historical sources ascribe it to the “Minoan Era” (XVII-XV centuries BC.).

Famous “Argonautica”, which tells us the stories of no less than 3300 years behind, is fully referred to the hegemonic city of Kutaisi.

From ancient times and in the feudal era Kutaisi intensively kept the status of the first city in Western Georgia (Kolkheti, Egrisi, Lazeti). In the VI century, as the capital of Egrisi - Kutaisi was the place of warfare for Persians and Byzantines. However, with the help of the Christian Byzantines Georgians have retrieved the town. Since VIII c. it was the capital of the united kingdom of Egrisi and Abkhazia. In the X c. the function of the city has increased and in the year of 978 the royal throne of the united Georgia was established in Kutaisi and Bagrat III was crowned as the King. As the symbol of United Georgia he has built the magnificent “Bagrati Cathedral”. Kutaisi was the capital of the united Georgia for 124 years.

In 1089 in Georgia begins the reigning era of David the Builder. In 1922 he released Tbilisi from foreign invaders and the royal throne was moved there. This is the period, where the history of Kutaisi as the capital of the united Georgia ends. During the reign of David the Builder, the unique architectural monument - “Gelati Monastery” was built near the town and the high educational School-Academy was established. Despite the loss of status of the first city, Kutaisi never lost its significant place in Georgian history, it is still cultural, educational and tourist center.




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LJ Clinic

Multi-profile "clinic-LJ"in Kutaisi offerscomfortable spaces and high professional servicesto patients.

In the hospitalis functioning high-tech diagnostic center,7 operational block, 85-seat resuscitation and hospitalization.

The clinic is equipped with newest, modern standard technic.

Here operations are conducted as local as well as invited leading specialists. 

Stationery and outpatient services performed in clinic. In each department we have wide range of services and high-level treatment relevant of Western European standards. We cooperate closer with European hospitals and specialists. "Clinic-LJ" cooperates with all insurance companies and is a provider of two Georgian and two foreign insurance companies in the region. Also, our clinic is actively cooperating with the Georgian-German and Kutaisi-Newport (The Great Britain)international community.

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