Dr. A. Koukakis

Dr. A. Koukakis

Orthopaedic Surgeon - Team Leader

I am a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Army General Hospital of Athens), Head of the Dept. of Joint Replacement at Lefkos Stavros (Private Clinic in Athens) and Head of the Dept. of Orthopaedic Clinic at Metropolitan General (Private Clinic in Athens).

I am actively engaged in research, teaching and presentations both in Greece and abroad.

My special interest is in joints reconstruction and arthroscopy knee and hip (Minimally Invasive Surgery) and shoulder. I perform around 700 operations  per year (trauma and arthroscopic procedures as well as joints replacement procedures). At this time, I lead the largest volume of private knee replacement surgery in Athens.

My team is comprised of experienced and highly trained specialists. We ensure that all stages of treatment (presurgical testing, surgery and rapid recovery) are carried out with the utmost care and efficiency.

We currently treat Greek residents and many patients from abroad.

Education and positions held:

* 2001-2006, Ειδικοτητα στην Ορθοπαιδικη Χειρουργικη (εξειδικευση σε προηγμενες τεχνικες χειρουργικης ισχιου, γονατου και ωμου) στη Μεγ. Βρετανια:
– Bristol Royal Infirmary
– Princess Alexandra Hospital
– Senior Clinical Knee Fellow and Lecturer στην Πανεπιστημιακη Κλινικη Guy’s and St. Thomas Hospital, London
– Consultant Ορθοπαιδικου Τμηματος στο Royal United Hospital of Bath, Bath
* 1999-2001, Ειδικοτητα στην Ορθοπαιδικη Χειρουργικη, 424 Στρατιωτικο Νοσοκομειο
* 1990-1996, Στρατιωτικη Ιατρικη Σχολη, Θεσσαλονικη, Αριστα