Prof. Dr. Efterpi Demiri


Studies & training
• Medical School of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1982-1988)
• Diploma of Microsurgery - Université de Bordeaux II, France (1993)     
• PhD in Experimental Microsurgery, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1994)
• Board certified in Plastic Surgery in Greece (1996)
• E.B.O.P.R.A.S. Fellow (1996)
• Clinical Fellow in the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, C.H.U., Bordeaux (France), and the Institut Aquitain de la Main, Bordeaux (France).
• Visiting Fellow in the Plastic Surgery Department, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead (UK).

Present Appointment
• Professor of Plastic Surgery, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,
• Head of the Department of Plastic Surgery, Papageorgiou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece (EBOPRAS Accredited Centre, FESSH Accredited Hand Trauma Centre)

Special Appointments 
• Visiting Professor at the University of Athens and the University of Ioannina, Greece
• Examiner for the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS) (2004 to date)
• Active Member of EURAPS (European Association of Plastic Surgeons) – elected 2005
• Partner of the European School of Lymphatic Diseases (2015)
• Member of many National and International Scientific Societies and Educational Committees
• Awarded for many research and clinical projects

• Author of more than 50 international publications, 22 chapters in Plastic Surgery Textbooks
• Editor of 5 Books in Plastic Surgery and Microsurgery

Main fields of scientific interests & research
• Breast and Lymphedema Surgery
• Reconstructive surgery of the hand and lower extremity