Tsantoulas Dimitrios

Tsantoulas Dimitrios Hepatologist

Honorary Director, Hepatology Department HYGEIA

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • Associated Professor of Medicine, University of Athens

Doctoral thesis

  • Detection of antibiotics to a specific lipoprotein of hepatocyte membrane in patients with Autoimmune hepatitis or primary biliary cirrhosis.

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • European Association for the study 1982 of the Liver Mediterranean Medical Society, Hellenic Association for the study of the Liver, Hellenic Association of Gastroenterology.

Work Experience

  • Evangelismos Hospital

  • King’s College Hospital, London

  • Sismanoglion Hospital


Clinical & Research Interest

Clinical Interest:

  • Liver diseases

Research Interest:

  • Liver diseases

    President of the Scientific Committee of Sismanoglion Hospital.

    President of the Hellenic Association for the study of the Liver

    Member of Greek parliament (2004-2007)



  • Annual books of Seminars for Liver Diseases in Sismanoglion (1994-2000)

Recent Publications

  • Molecular epidemiology of HCV in Greece: temporal trends in HCV phenotype-specific incidence and molecular characterization of phenotype 4 isolates”, J Viral Hepat 2006; 13(1): 19-27

  • Future trends of HCV –related cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma under thec Available treatments”, J. Viral Hep. 2005; 12(5):543-50