Panteliadis Iakovos

Panteliadis Iakovos Cardiac Surgeon

Director, 1st Cardiac Surgery Department HYGEIA Hospital

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • Graduate of Medical Faculty of University Libera Universita Abruzzese degli Studi “G. D΄Annunzio” Chieti Italy, with degree excellently
  • Holder of Doctoral Diploma of Medical Faculty National University of Athens, 1990


Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • Member of Thoracic Cardiac and Vessels Association

  • Member of Medical Association of Athens


Work Experience

  • 2000-today: Director of the A΄Cardio surgery Clinic of “HYGEIA” Hospital of Athens

  • 1997-2000: Assistant Director of same clinic

  • 01/12/1991-1997: Collaborator of Cardiac surgeon Sirs’. G. Andritsakis and P. Pattakos in “HYGEIA” Hospital

  • 04/1991- 11/1991: Work in Cardiac surgery Department of Medical Centre of Athens

  • 17/09/1990- 07/12/1990: Microsurgery practice in the research Center “Theodoros Garofalidis” of the Orthopedic Clinic – University of Athens

  • 29/01/1987-02/02/1991: Internal specialized assistant in Cardio surgery clinic of Hippokrateion General Hospital of Athens

  • 31/10/1983- 19/01/1987: Internal specialized assistant of the B’ Chirurgical Clinic of the A΄ IKA of Athens

  • 09/1981- 08/1982: Soldier Doctor in the Greek Army


Clinical & Research Interest

Clinical Interest:

  • Mitral valve repair procedure

  • Replacement of cardiac valves

  • Aneurisms of aorta

  • Cardiac tumors

  • Coronary artery by-pass grafting on or off pump

  • Congenital heart disease in adults

  • Minimal Invasive Cardiac surgery Inquiring Interest

  • Study on the arterial grafts and internal thoracic artery (ITA) in the experimental laboratory of Athens University

  • Attendance in the study of results, after placement of the Minibant ring, repairing Mitral valve, an invention of professor Calafiore of University Chieti of Italy

  • Placement of gastric artery as graft for by-pass

  • Minimal Invasive surgery in by-pass and plastic Mitral valve

  • Permanent collaboration with the professor of university of Catania, Italy, Antonio Calafiore and in his research


Honors & Awards

  • Member of the Greek Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • Former member of Scientific Council of “HYGEIA” Hospital of Athens, responsible of Quality Control

  • Member of Medical Association of Athens


Recent Publications

Recent Publications:

  • Avgerinos DV, Panteliadis I. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2013 Sep;17(3):536-7 Spinal cord protection during thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair.

  • Avgerinos DV, Panteliadis I. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2013 (in press)