Stavropoulos Georgios

Stavropoulos Georgios General Surgeon

Associate Director, 4th Surgical Department HYGEIA

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • Graduate University of Athens School of Medicine
  • Doctor of Athens University School of Medicine
  • Member, American Surgery College


Doctoral thesis

  • Histopathologic parameters, tumor markers and DNA analysis in colorectal carcinomas a prospective study

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • Hellenic Surgical Society

  • Athens Medical Association

  • American College of Surgeons

  • Hellenic Society of Laparoscopic Surgery


Work Experience

  • 1989-1993 Resident, B Surgical Department, Evangelismos Hospital ,Athens, Greece

  • 1993-1995 Staff Surgeon, General Clinic of Athens

  • 1995-1997 Staff Surgeon, University of Athens, ICU, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece

  • 1997-2000 Staff Surgeon, C Surgical Department, Hygeia Hospital

  • 2000-2001 Clinical Fellow, Minimal Invasive Surgery, Rush University, Chicago, USA

  • 2002-Today General Surgeon, Hygeia Hospital, Athens, Greece.


Clinical & Research Interest

Clinical Interest:

  • General Surgery -Minimal Invasive Surgery

  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery

  • Advanced Endoscopic Surgery

  • Robotic Surgery


Honors & Awards

  • Scholarship Hellenic Surgical Society

  • Hellenic Institution of National Scholarships

  • ECFMG (USLME) Diploma

  • European Boards of Surgery (FEBS)


Recent Publications

  • A prospective randomized trial of PTFE patch repair vs simple cruroplasty for large hiatal hernia. Arch Surg. 2002 137: 649-652.

  • A survey of dumping symptomatology after gastric bypass with or without lesser omental transection. Obes. Surg 2011 21: 186-190.

  • Laparoscopic repair of giant paraesophageal hernia with synthetic mesh: 45 consecutive cases. Am Surg 2012 78: 432-435.