Fyssas Ioannis

Fyssas Ioannis General Surgeon

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • MD, Medical School University of Athens, Greece, 1985
  • Specialization in General Surgery, Hippokratio Hospital, Athens, Greece, 1994
  • Specialization in Breast Surgery, Breast Unit, Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK, 1996
  • Specialization in Endoscopic Breast Surgery, Royal Free Hospital, London UK, 2009


Doctoral thesis

  • Endocrine and Immunological disorders in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Athens, 1996.

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • European Society of Mastology (EUSOMA) 1997-

  • Hellenic Society of Breast Surgery 2010-

Editorial Boards

  • Iatrika Analekta Hygeia Hospital -2012


Work Experience

  • Head “Prolipsis” Breast Diagnostic Center, Athens 2013-

  • General and Breast Surgery Hygeia Hospital, 1994-

  • Breast Surgery Iatriko P. Faliron, 2008-

  • Breast Surgery Eygenideio Hospital, 2008-

  • Academic Surgery, Breast Unit, Royal Marsden Hospital, UK 1996.

  • Endoscopic Breast surgery, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK 2009/5

  • General Surgery Hippokrateio Hospital 1990-1994

  • General Surgery, 251 General Air Forces Hospital Athens 1985-1987


Clinical & Research Interest

  • Breast diseases

  • Breast screening

  • Breast surgery

  • Oncoplastic breast surgery

  • Endoscopic breast surgery.


Honors & Awards

  • University of Athens, Award for original research paper on pancreatic cancer, 1999.


  • Breast Diseases, a guide for every woman with Qs and A. Livanis Publications, Athens 2006.

  • The sentinel node in breast cancer. Chapter in the book “The lympatic System” by Dr. Tsakraklidis B. Paschalidis Publications, Athens 2011.


Recent Publications

  • Endoscopic transaxillary resection of high risk benign breast tumors. I. Fyssas, G. Trogadas.  European Journal of Cancer, Volume 57, Abstract book, Supplement 2, page 74, April 2016. https://www.ecco-org.eu/Events/EBCC10 

  • Many articles in Greek magazines and newspapers.