Dr. Pericles J Chrysoheris MD, FACS, General Surgeon

EDUCATION

1994 - 2000                           Semelweiss University of Medicine, Medical School, Budapest, Hungary               

  Graduation/Diploma: M.D Diploma (June 2000)

  Grade: 4.29/5.00 ‘Cum Laude’

RESIDENCIES

9/2001 - 4/2004                          Boston University, Department of Surgery, Boston, USA

                                                                        Preliminary Surgical resident position

5/2004 – 6/2008                         Boston University Department of Surgery, Boston, USA

                                                                        Surgical Residency

6/2004 - 6/2005         CATEGORICAL PGY-2

6/2005 - 6/2006         CATEGORICAL PGY-3

6/2006 - 6/2007         CATEGORICAL PGY-4

6/2007 - 6/2008         CATEGORICAL PGY-5

                                         Chief General Surgery Resident during the last year of residency

5/2008                              Graduation as General Surgeon from Boston University

                                         Medical School Department of Surgery

WORKING EXPERIENCE

From: 24/8/2009

To: Currently

General Surgery Attending position in the department of General and Minimally Invasive Surgery at Athens Medical Center

1350 index cases as General Surgery resident, present in the Operative LOG-ON site. (www acgme.org)

HONORS – AWARDS – LICENCES – CERTIFICATIONS – MEMBERSHIPS

Certified from the American Board of Surgery: September of 2008

Certified from the Greek Board of Surgery: January of 2010

2002 and 2004:  ACLS (Advanced Life Support) certified

 2006:                   ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) certified

 2008:                   PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certified

 July 2009 :          FLS (Fundamentals of  Laparoscopic Surgery) certified

Manual and Cognitive sections                                                                   

Full and Unrestricted License to practice medicine in the state of Massachusetts

Full and Unrestricted License to practice medicine in the state of Maine

Full and Unrestricted License to practice medicine in Athens, Greece

10/1998: U.S.M.L.E Step-1: passed

8/ 2000: U.S.M.L.E Step-2: passed                                         

10/ 2005: U.S.M.L.E Step-3: passed

1996:      Anatomy teaching fellow from the 3rd to the 5th year of medical school.

1997:       Won 2nd place in the “ENDRE-HOGYES” pathophysiology competition.

1999:       Elected in the vice president position of the Semmelweis student association.

2000:       Selected to make the graduation speech in the official medical school graduation ceremony.

1994-2000: Ranked among the top students (DEANS LIST) throughout the six years of medical school.

2007-2008: Chief resident at Boston University Medical Center

2001:     Member of the Athens Medical Association.

2003:     Member of the Massachusetts Chapter of Free Masons

2005:   Associate fellow of the American College of Surgeons

2008:     Member of (SAGES) Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

2010:  Member of MIRA (Minimally Invasive Robotic Association)

2012:  Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

2013: to present Secretary of the Greek American Medical College

PUBLICATIONS (SELECTED)

2010: Oral presentation at the EAES meeting 2010 (Geneva ) : Da Vinci General Surgery. Our three year experience.

K.M.Konstantinidis, S.Hirides, P.Chrysoheris, A.Xiarchos, M.Vorias, G.Sambalis, K.Anastasakou, M.Georgiou,

2010: Oral presentation at the EAES meeting 2010 (Geneva ) : Extraperitoneal sports hernia repair. Presentation of our technique.

K.M.Konstantinidis, S.Hirides, P.Chrysoheris, A.Xiarchos, M.Vorias, G.Sambalis, K.Anastasakou, M.Georgiou,

2010: Oral presentation of Case Report at the EAES meeting 2010 (Geneva ) :

Succesful Robotic Splenic cyst excision in a young girl, using the Da Vinci system

K.M.Konstantinidis, S.Hirides, P.Chrysoheris, A.Xiarchos, M.Vorias, G.Sambalis, K.Anastasakou, M.Georgiou,

2011: Faculty at the Robotic Colorectal Surgery course at the 2011 MIRA meeting in Athens

2011 member of the local organizing committee for the  2011 MIRA meeting in Athens

2011: Oral Presentation at the 2011 MIRA meeting in Athens: Robotic Spleen preserving distal Pancreatectomy. Presentation of our technique and experience

2011: Faculty of the Greek Surgical Society postgraduate courses in Laparoscopic Inguinal hernia repair and sports hernia syndrome.

CONTACT

ATHENS MEDICAL CENTER: 5-7 Distomou street, Marousi, Athens 15125, Phone:  +30 210 6157131, e-mail: chrysoheris@hotmail.com