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Dr. Vakis Kontoes

Apply to visit Dr. Vakis Kontoes if you are an ISAPS Resident or Associate member.

Athens, Greece
ISAPS Expert Dr. Vakis Kontoes

Athens, Greece

Prof. Paraskevas Kontoes

Prof. Paraskevas Kontoes

  • Job Title Invited @ Visiting Professor of Plastic Surgery
  • Work phone +30 21 0698 5966
  • Location Greece

This program is designed to give the guest broad exposure and experience in the full range of aesthetic plastic surgery including facial aesthetic surgery techniques, rhinoplasty, secondary procedures; aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery and body contouring. Also, a broad exposure to non-invasive techniques, laser treatments in facial rejuvenation, laser epilation, laser blepharoplasty, laser pigmented lesions and many more combined procedures for facial and body rejuvenation.

We will show our visitor how to set up a private practice office and develop a comfort level for the practice of aesthetic plastic surgery. The visitor will have the opportunity of observership in all types of surgeries in Hygeia Hospital, minor surgeries in the Clinic and hands-on training in non-invasive techniques in the clinic, and will participate in educational activities in the Division of Plastic Surgery at Hygeia Hospital, and DRK Medical Group Laserlight Clinic.


Hygeia Hospital 


DRK Medical Group

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Useful Information


As this is an observership, the visits can be up to 4 times a year of 2 weeks or on a case by case basis.


The visitor must be a graduated plastic surgeon with an official certificate of graduation. Residents wishing to apply for this observership should provide an official letter from their Program Director.


The ISAPS Expert program does not provide a salary.


Housing will not be provided during your visit. However, discounted accommodation can be provided by the host, in hotels around the clinic if required.

During their visit, the visitor can expect to observe these surgical subjects and techniques:

  • Face lift with different techniques
  • Blepharoplasty (including Laser Transconjuctival and Single Suture Traction Technique, SSTT)
  • Septo-Rhinoplasty (open and closed)
  • Lip rejuvenation
  • Otoplasty
  • Breast surgery (augmentation, mastopexy, reduction)
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Liposuction(conventional)
  • Fat transfer
  • Thread lifts

During their visit, the visitor can expect to observe these non-surgical subjects and techniques:

  • Fillers
  • Toxins
  • Dermapen treatments (in combination with nanofat, PRP, mesotherapies)
  • Fractional CO2 treatments and combinations
  • Q-switch laser treatments for pigmented lesions
  • HIFU treatments
  • Mesotherapies and PRP
  • Varied aesthetic medicine treatments