Curriculum Vitae Dr. Yiannis Peristeris MD, PhD

Dr. Yiannis Peristeris MD, PhD graduated with honours from the School of Medicine of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 1980.
  • He was awarded an Obstetrician- Surgeon- Gynecologist by “Alexandra” University Hospital of Athens.
  • He received further education in Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden and worked as an intern in Orebro University Hospital and Akademiska University Hospital in Uppsala, Sweden.
  • He received further education and worked in the Poison Control Center of Detroit Receiving Hospital in the USA for two years.
  • He was awarded a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) by the Samuel Benjamin Thomas University of London.
  • He was awarded the academic title of Scholar and was elected in the Fiorino Academy, Italy.
  • Master ‘s Degree in Health Services Administration by the Faculty of Administration and Finances of National School of Public Health,  Athens, as well as a Master ‘s Degree in the same field by London University.
  • He is the author of several scientific articles and pioneer clinical studies related to infertility research and treatment in scientific and periodical press.
  • He has appeared many times in medical programmes on TV and the radio as a guest speaker.
  • He has a twenty- five year experience in pregnancy monitoring, prenatal screening tests, dealing with high-risk pregnancies, gynecologic and obstetric surgical operations, mainly in endoscopic surgery (laparoscopy, hysteroscopy).
  • He specialises in infertility issues, in vitro fertilization as well as hysteroscopic and laparoscopic surgery.
  • He has been one of the first founders of the Endoscopic Surgery Centre in IASO Maternity Hospital.
  • He has a broad experience in treating infertility cases.
  • He has dealt successfully with numerous IVF cases and has delivered several twins, triplets and quadruplets.
  • He is a scientific collaborator of most IVF Centres where, in cooperation with the Biologists and Physicians of the centres, he has conducted hundreds of ovulation inductions, artificial inseminations, egg retrievals and embryo transfers.
  • He is a scientific collaborator of Gaia, Lito and Mitera Maternity Hospitals, as well as Hygeia and Metropolitan General Hospitals in his capacity as a surgeon and obstetrician.
  • He is a scientific collaborator of Ethniki Asfalistiki, ING, Medi System, Interamerican, Group ING and Eurolife insurance companies.

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