Asimakopoulou Figalia – Liana

Asimakopoulou Figalia – Liana Εnt

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • Medical Specialty Qualification in Otorhinolaryngology, Issued by the Region of Attica, 16/7/2009
  • Doctorate Degree (PhD), National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 2011
  • License to practice Medicine, Issued by the Prefecture of Crete, 1999
  • Medical Degree, University of Crete, Faculty of Medicine, University of Crete, 1993-1999


  • Medical School, University of Crete, Greece (September 1993- June 1999)
  • During my education at the medical school of the University of Crete, I followed the student exchange programme Erasmus and I was trained for 3 months (February 1998 – May 1998) at Hautepierre University Hospital in Strasbourg France (pediatrics).
  • ATLS trauma program: May 2001 (Degree:90%)  Renewal: December 2005

Doctoral thesis

  • PhD: National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. I carried out a six-year research (2004-2011) project investigating “Disturbancies of retinoblastoma protein (pRb) expression and correlation with cell proliferation in laryngeal cancer”.In order to carry out this research I received a fellowship from “Empeirikion Foundation” on the 1st -4-2007.

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • Member of the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery

  • Member of the European Rhinologic Society

  • Member of the Greek Trauma Society

  • Member of the Greek Society of Functional Rhinoplasty

  • Member of the Greek Rhinologic Society

  • Member of the Panhellenic Medical Society of Autology – Audiology – Neurootology

  • Member of the New Greek Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (member of the board 2013-2015).

Editorial Boards:

  • Member of the Editorial Board of the official magazine of the New Greek Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and  Neck Surgery (2013-2015)

  • Member of Editorial Board “Profil” medical magazine (official magazine of the Greek Society of Functional Rhinoplasty)

Work Experience

  • Otolaryngological / Facial Plastic Experience – 9 years

  • Private practice, 1 Eirinis Ave, 15121, Pefki, Athens, Greece 3/1/2012 – present

  • Clinical associate of the ENT department,“Konstantopoulion” General Hospital, Athens, 26/11/2010- 31/12/2011

  • Otolaryngology Specialist, ENT department, “Konstantopoulion” General Hospital, Athens 26/11/2009–25/11/2010

  • Assistant to Dr. Athanasios Skouras (ENT, facial plastic surgery) 4/12/2002 – 15/9/2003, 12/5/2006 – 26/3/2007, 18/8/2009 – 25/11/2009

  • Resident in training, ENT department, “Konstantopoulion” General Hospital, Athens 29/5/2007 – 28/5/2009

  • Resident in training, ENT department, “Pammakaristos” General Hospital, Athens 15/9/2003- 28/4/2006

  • Specialist Surgical Experience – 1 year

  • Resident in Plastic Surgery 29/5/2008- 28/11/2008

  • Resident in Neurosurgery 29/11/2008– 28/5/2009

  • General Surgical Experience – 9 months

  • General Hospital of Athens “G. Gennimatas” 4/3/2002 – 3/12/2002

  • General medical experience – 26 months

  • Rural service at Lamia General Hospital and

  • Pelasgia rural clinic 23/9/1999-3/1/2001

  • Certified Public Accountants 1/3/2001 – 31/1/2002

Education Experience:

  • I gave lectures and took part in the training of junior doctors on rhino-plasty, at 2 workshops in Greece (19-21/3/ 2010, Evangelismos Gen-eral Hospital, Athens, 4-6 /2/2011, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki)

  • Faculty member of the 2nd (23-25/4/2010) and 3rd (27-28/5/2011) Training Seminar of the Greek Society of Functional Rhinoplasty “Evolutions in Functional Rhinoplasty”, IASO General Hospital, Athens, Greece.


Questions and Answers on Rhinology – Pharmacology ENT, N. Maroudias, L. Asimakopoulou, Pashalides Publications, 2013

Recent Publications

  • Schwannoma of the Nasal Tip: Diagnosis and Treatment.Skouras A, Skouras G, Diab A, Asimakopoulou FA,  Dimitriadi K, Divritsioti M. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2011 Aug;35(4):657-61. doi: 10.1007/s00266-011-9656-5. Epub  2011 Mar 15.PMID:21403993

  • Use of the Goldman Technique to correct both the overpro-jected and the broad nasal tip. Skouras A,  Asimakopoulou FA, Skouras G, Divritsioti M, Dimitriadi K. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2012 Feb;36(1):54-61. doi:  10.1007/s00266-011-9780-2. Epub 2011 Jun 30. PMID: 21717257

  • The use of Medpor© alloplastic material in rhinoplasty: expe-rience and outcomes. Skouras A, Skouras G, Karypidis D, Asima-kopoulou FA. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012 Jan;65(1):35-42. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2011.08.003. Epub 2011 Aug 27.PMID:21873131

Presentations International congresses:

  • Cutanious nocardiosis in immunocompromized patient. T. Del-istathi, N. Skalidi, F.A. Asimakopoulou, N.  Maroudias. 1st International Congress of the Cyprus Society of Dermatology and Venereology, 15-16/3/2014,  Limassol Cyprus

  • Adherence to sublingual immunotherapy in times of economic crisis. Th. Delistathi, Nik. Skalidi, F. A.  Asimakopoulou, N. Maroudias. XXII World Congress of Asthma, 29/3-1/4/2014, Mexico City.

  • Surgical disorders of the palate. Kalentzis Sp., Megas B., Aretaiou P., Asimakopoulou F.A., Zotalis N., Maroudias N.  2nd International French-Hellenic Congress of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Sur-gery , 3-5/6/ 2011, Lefkada  island, Greece.

  • Neurofibromatosis type I (NFI) : case report. Mountrichα, N. Zo-talis, A. Asimakopooulou, I. Provatas, E. Kaltsos,  M., A Katotomichel-akis, N. Maroudias. VI Balcan Congress of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 2-5/10/2008, Thesaloniki, Greece.

  • Clear cell Hidradenoma: A case report. Mountricha A., Bourli A., Asimakopoulou F-A., Maroudias N. 22nd Congress  of the Europe-an Rhinologic Society, June 15-19, 2008, Crete, Greece.

  • Chondroma of the middle turbinate: ultra sound tissue reduc-tion technique for the treatment of nasal obstruction.Mountriha A., Bertolis G.,G Gigondi, Asimakopoulou F., Maroudias N. 22nd Congress of the European Rhinologic Society, June 15-19, 2008, Crete, Greece.

  • Laparoscopic splenectomy. Margaris E., Vasiloglou-Gkanis M., Zo-grafos G., Tsipras H., Asimakopoulou F.A.,Papastratis G. 2nd Medi-terranean and Middle Eastern Endoscopic Surgery Congress, 31 Octo-ber-3 November 2002,  Athens, Greece.