Tsionou Christina

Tsionou Christina Breast Surgeon

Director, 1st Breast Clinic

Education & Academic Qualifications

  • Medical School, Aristotelion University, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1984
  • Research Fellow on Breast Cancer, JCRT, Harvard Medical School, 1992-1994


Doctoral thesis

  • Immunohistochemical study of hyperplastic and neoplastic endometrium with antibodies against CEA and ferritin, Athens Medical School, 1991

Fellowship in Societies, Membership in Journal Editorial Committees

  • Hellenic Mastology Society

  • SIS

  • Eusoma

Editorial Boards

  • Iatriki, reviewe


Clinical & Research Interest

  • Clinical Interest: Breast Cancer Surgery, and reconstruction, new treatment approaches on breast Cancer

  • Research Interest:  Familial Breast Cancer, Risk management


Honors & Awards

  • New therapeutic approaches in breast cancer, Washington DC, 1994

Recent Publications

  • Depressive symptoms during adverse economic and political circumstances: A comparative study on Greek female breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy treatment. Eur J Care, 2017.

  • Development of a novel PTT assay for mutation detection in PALB2 large exons and PALB2 screening in medullary breast cancer. Familial Cancer, 2016, 15:183-191.

  • Durable Clinical Benefit of Pertuzumab in a Young Patient with BRCA2 Mutation and HER2- Overexpressing Breast Cancer Involving the Brain. Case Rep Oncol Med, 2016.

  • High prevalence of BRCA1 founder mutations in Greek breast/ ovarian families. Clin Genet. 2014.