Makrodimou Mairi

Makrodimou Mairi Plastic Surgeon

Αttending Physician, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Department HYGEIA Hospital

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • Medical School – Semmelweis University
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Speciality Title – Kapodistrian University
  • European Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Accreditation
  • Fellowship in Facial Reanimation and Microsurgery – Eastern Virginia Medical School


Doctoral thesis

  • Excimer laser in refractive diseases – Semmelweis University 

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • Athens Medical Board – member

  • European Board of Plastic Surgeons – fellow


Work Experience

  • General Surgery Basic Training / Konstantopouleio Hospital Athens Greece

  • Plastic Surgery / Park Klinik Weissensee Berlin Germany

  • Plastic Surgery / Inselspital Bern Switzerland

  • Plastic Surgery / Evangelismos Hospital Athens Greece

  • Microsurgery and Facial Reanimation Fellow/ Eastern Virginia Medical School Virginia USA

  • Chest Reconstruction Consultant Service/ Onasseio Cardiothoracic Center Athens Greece


Clinical & Research Interest

Clinical Interest:

  • Facial Aesthetics 

  • Facial Reanimation 

  • Breast recostruction 

Research Interest:

  • Microsurgery 

  • Nerve regenaration


Recent Publications

  • Outcome analysis of breast reconstruction with free transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous (TRAM) flaps. Ziswiler-Gietz J, Makrodimou M, Harder Y, Banic A, Erni D. Swiss Med Wkly. 2008 Feb 23;138(7-8):114-20. doi: 2008/07/smw-12069.

  • Burns and ulcerative colitis. Castana O, Makrodimou M, Mantzaris G, Tsandoulas Z, Prigouris S, Alexakis D. Ann Burns Fire Disasters. 2006 Sep 30;19(3):156-8.

  • Fluctuation of psychological status in burn patients during hospitalization. Castana O, Makrodimou M, Katsaraki E, Apostolopoulou C, Alexakis D. Ann Burns Fire Disasters. 2006 Mar 31;19(1):30-2.

  • Diseases mimicking a burn – outcome and treatment. Castana O, Makrodimou M, Michelakis D, Tsandoulas Z, Alexakis D. Ann Burns Fire Disasters. 2005 Sep 30;18(3):130-2.

  • Burns and fire disasters. Castana O, Makrodimou M, Michelakis D, Tsandoulas Z, Alexakis D. Ann Burns Fire Disasters. 2005 Jun 30;18(2):100-1.