Tsiridis, Eleftherios

Professor of Orthopaedics

3rd Department of Orthopaedics

Phone: +302313323534




Undergraduate Studies

1992 MD

Athens University Medical School Cum Laude (1992)

Postgraduate Studies

MSc (Orth) [2000]

Institute of Orthopaedics, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, UCL, London, UK

“Periprosthetic Femoral Fractures: Management and Outcome” S: Prof G. Bentley

DMed (Doctorate in Medicine) [2004]

Crete University Medical School, Crete, Greece

“Impaction grafting enhancement using human MSCs and BMP-7” S: Prof A. Hatzipavlou

PhD Studies

[2009] King’s-Guys’-St Thomas School of Medicine, King’s College London, University of London, UK

“Bone Graft Substitutes: Local and Systemic Enhancement of Bone Formation” S: Prof L. Di Silvio

Postdoctoral Studies/Fellowships

Specialist Training in Orthopaedic Surgery, UK (1995-2003)

James Paget NHS, Norfolk, Senior House Officer (1995-1998)

Exeter (PEOC) NHS, Exeter, Senior House Officer (1998-1999)

Stanmore (RNOH) NHS, London, MSc Registrar (1999-2000)

Whittington NHS, London, Senior Registrar (2000-2002)

Whittington NHS, London, Locum Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, London, UK (2002-2003)

Fellowship & Sabbatical Training USA & UK (2003-2005)

Adult Joint Reconstruction Hip and Knee: Boston University, Boston, MA, USA (2003-04)

Adult Joint Reconstruction Hip and Knee (Ling fellowship): University Exeter, PEOC, Exeter, UK (2004-05)

Arthroplasty & Young Adult Hip Preservation Surgery: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA (2011)

Hip Society “Rothman-Ranawat Hip Traveling Fellowship” USA (2014)

Rush University Medical Center Chicago, Illinois, Hospital for Special Surgery New York, NY, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Rothman Institute Philadelphia, OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center Charlotte, NC, Mayo Clinic Rochester Minessota, Anderson Clinic Alexandria, Washington, VA, Joint Implant Surgeons, New Albany, Ohio, Stanford Hospital, Stanford University, CA, University of Southern California, LA, CA, London Health Sciences Centre London, ON Canada, The Center for Hip and Knee Surgery, Indiana IN.

Scholarships-Research Fellowships-Prizes

• Prize first 10 graduates Athens Medical School & International Hippocratic Foundation, (1992)

• National Institute for Scholarships “Papadakis Scholarships” Hellas (1988-1992)

• Onassis Scholarship, Hellas (2001-2003)

• British Orthopaedic Association Scholarship, UK (2003)

• Paul Toller Research Prize British Assoc. of MF Surgery, Glasgow, UK (2003)

• Wishbone Traveling Fellowship, UK (2003)

• The Latta Fellowship, British Orthopaedic Association & Wishbone, UK (2008)

• First Prize Future Orthopaedic Surgeons Royal Society of Medicine, UK (2009)

• Rothman Ranawat Traveling Fellowship, Hip Society, USA (2014)

• FARE Prize & Grand AAHKS USA (2018)

• Best Research Award AUTH Greece (2018)

• Best Clinician Award AUTH Greece (2019)

Academic & Professional Achievements

• MD Cum Laude Athens University Medical School (1992)

• FRCS: Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh (1999)

• MSc (Orth): University College London (2000)

• DMed (Doctorate in Medicine) Crete University Medical School (2004)

• Fellow of the British Orthopaedic Association (2005)

• PhD (London): King’s College, University of London (2009)

• Fellow of the Hellenic Association of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology (2010)

• Fellow of the European Hip Society (2010)

• Fellow of the European Knee Society (2017)

• FACS: Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (2017)

Executive Positions in Orthopedic Surgery & Academia

• Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery, PGH University Hospital, AUTh, Thessaloniki (2019-today)

• Executive Member of the Chairmen Committee, PGH Univ. Hospital, AUTh, Thessaloniki (2019-today)

• Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, AUTh Medical School Thessaloniki (2017-today)

• Director of Adult Joint Reconstruction, PGH University Hospital, AUTh, Thessaloniki (2010-today)

• President Hellenic Society for Hip & Knee surgery (2020-2024)

• Secretary General European Hip Society (2012-today)

• Founder & Chairman of ICAROS Center for Arthroplasty Thessaloniki (2014-today)

• Director of CORE Center for Orthopaedic & Regenerative Research at CORE-CIRI-AUTh (2014-today)

• Director Arthroplasty Registry Thessaloniki ART (2014-today)

• Director Robotic Arthroplasty Surgery, InterBalkan Medical Center Hospital, Thessaloniki (2019-today)

• President of MAST Conference-Masterclass in Arthroplasty Surgery Thessaloniki, Hellas (2013-today)

• Visiting Professor, UCL Engineering, London UK (2019-today)

• Founder & Vice President of ORamaVR.SA (Arthroplasty Simulators VR) (2016-today)

• Sabbatical Fellowship, Mass GH & Children’s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA (2011)

• Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, AUTh Medical School Thessaloniki (2010-2017)

• Honorary Senior Lecturer, Imperial College London, UK (2010-2014)

• Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds, UK (2005-2010)

• Senior Lecturer of Orthopaedic Surgery, Leeds Medical School, UK (2005-2010)

• Clinical Arthroplasty Fellow: PEOC, Exeter, UK (2004-2005)

• Clinical & Research Arthroplasty Fellow: Boston Medical Centre, BU, Boston, MA, USA (2003-2004)