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Antonios Kourtesis

Antonios N. Kourtesis, PhD, FETCS

Head of Cardiac - thoracic Surgery Department, Aghia Sophia Children's Hospital
65 V. Athanassiou
Piraeus-Athens  18539
+30 210 7473714
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Athens University of Medicine 1979-1985 (M.D. 1985)
General Surgery 1985-1991 - Athens
Speciality exams Cardiothoracic Surgery -Athens 1995
Specialized S. Registrar in Adult Cardiac Surgery 1995-1997
Paediatric Cardiac Surgery 1997- up today
Training permit in (Complete artery revascularization & aortic root -thoracic surgery) 6/2000-2/2001
European Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons Certification 2001
Royal Brompton Hospital - NHS Fellow 2002- 2003
SCTS Great Britain & Ireland

Other Interests

Aortic root & thoracic aorta surgery
Heart Transplantation
Ross procedure
Homografts in paediatric surgery
Congenital heart diseases
Mitral valvuloplasty
Ebstein's anomaly
Transposition of Great Arteries (TGA)
Coronary revascularization without cardiopulmonary bypass
Coronary artery reoperation