Prof. Antonios Drevelegas, Interventional Radiologist

EDUCATION – EXPERIENCE

Antonios Drevelegas received his Medical Degree with the Specialty of Radiology and his Ph.D. degree in 1972 and 1981, respectively, both from the Medical School of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH). He took the position of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor in 1998, 2003 and 2008, respectively, in the Radiology Department of AUTH. His research interests include advanced MRI techniques, invasive radiology and oncology. He is an active member of the Radiological Society of North America, the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe and the European Association of Radiology (EAR). He is currently Director of Radiology at the Interbalkan Medical Center in Thessaloniki, a department with significant experience dealing with the Central Nervous System, 3 neurosurgical clinics, 4 therapeutic oncology clinics, 1 radiotherapy department as well as specialized MRI equipment.

Dates 2008-present

Occupation/Position Held Professor

Name and Address of Employer Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Dates 2003-2008

Occupation/Position Held Associate Professor

Name and Address of Employer Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Dates 1998-2003

Occupation/Position Held Assistant Professor

Name and Address of Employer Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

2010 – Present: Director of Radiology, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

1983-1997: Director of Radiology. G. Papanikolaou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

1981-1983: Consultant, Radiology Department. AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

1980-1981: Consultant, Radiology Department. Theagenion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

1979-1980: Medical Assistant. Radiology Department. Theagenion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

1976-1979: Radiology Residency. Theagenion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece

Medical Degree. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 1972.

Specialty of Radiology, 1979.

Postgraduate studies scholarship (Medical Institute of Theagenion Hospital) for 7 months at Radiology Departments of Giessen and Dusseldorf Universities in ultrasounds and computed tomography.

Postgraduate studies for 6 months at Ohio State University and University of San Francisco (more than 450 credit hours for Category 1 and 2 for the American Medical Association.)

HONORS – AWARDS – LICENCES - MEMBERSHIPS

Member of 10 Medical Societies (Radiological Society of North America, Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe., European Association of Radiology etc.)

Member of the Hellenic Radiology Society committee which released the educational program for the Specialty of Radiology.

Member of the Greek Board of Radiology.

Member of the Greek College of Radiology.

Member of the Examination Committee for the Specialty of Radiology. (1984-1988, 1993-1998, 2010-present.)

Member of the Examination Committee for the Specialty of Radiology. Alexandroupoli, Greece. (2000-01.)

Member of ESMRMB

1. BMT: Association of radiological findings of pulmonary complications with the time elapsed from BMT and with the number of WBC.

A. Petridis, P. Palladas, M. Pilavaki, J. Kalaitzoglou, G. Avramidis,

A. Drevelegas; Thessaloniki/GR

12th European Congress of Radiology, March 5-10, 2000, Vienna, Austria.

Awarded with the Certificate of Appreciation.

2. Radiological study of Intraventricular Tumors.

Tsatsali E., Haritanti A., Petridis A., Ioannidis I., Foroglou N.*, Drevelegas A.

Radiology Department and *Neurosurgery Clinic.

University General Hospital AHEPA, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

12th Greek Radiology Conference 18-22 October 2000, Athens

Publishing Award at “Hellenic Radiology” Journal 3. Imaging potentials of CT, MR1 and single photon emission tomography (SPET) in the differential diagnosis of Parkinsonism.

Attended more than 250 medical conferences.

148 scientific events as speaker, presenter, coordinator or president.

Invited speaker at 31 international conferences

261 Announcements (201 in Greek conferences and 60 in international conferences)

EDITORIAL ACTIVITIES

A. Publications in Greek journals 75

Β. Publications in International journals 98

Total 173

Impact Factor:158 Citations: 503

Publications in Greek journals: 25 as first author, 8 as second author, 8 as third author.

Publications in International journals: 76 full text and 22 abstracts.

66 full text publications: 20 as first author, 10 as second author, 11 as third author, 9 as fourth author.

Books:

English Books: 1. “Imaging of Brain Tumors with Histological Correlations” A. Drevelegas. Editor.

Publisher: Springer Verlag. 1st Edition 2002. 2nd Edition 2011.

Greek Books: 1. “High Resolution CT for Lung study”, A. Drevelegas Thessaloniki, 1998

Chapters in International Books: 7 .

Among them:

1.Diencephalic & other deep tumors (Handbook of neuro-oncology neuroimaging, Herbert B. Newton, Ferenc A. Jolesz. Elsevier, 2008)

2.Malignant Astrocytomas (Handbook of neuro-oncology neuroimaging, Herbert B. Newton, Ferenc A. Jolesz. Elsevier, 2008)

3.Neurocutaneous Disorders Haemangiomas: a clinical and diagnostic approach (Neurocutaneous Disorders - Hemangiomas: A Clinical and Diagnostic Approach. Christos P. Panteliadis, Ramsis Benjamin, Hans-Jorg Cremer, Christian Hagel, Heymut Omran. Thessaloniki 2007.

4.Extra-axial, brain tumors. (Essentials of Neuroradiology. European Congress of radiology, Vienna 2006).

5.Diagnostic Modalities for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis of Ovarian Cancer: The Role of Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Peritoneal Carcinomatosis from Ovarian Cancer, Chatzigeorgiou, Konstantinos N. and Bontis, John N. , Nova Publishers, 2005).

6. The Spleen in Infectious Disorders. (Medical Imaging of the Spleen. Editor. A.M. De Schepper, F. Vanhoenacker. Springer-Verlag Berlin, 2000)

Chapters in Greek Books: 3

1. A. Drevelegas: Radiologic diagnosis of bronchogenic carcinoma (Bronchogenic carcinoma. Society for Pneumopathies and Work-related Chest Diseases Publications. Thessaloniki, 1986)

2. A. Drevelegas: Interventional Radiology in Kidney diseases. (Modern Imaging in Diagnosis of Uropoietic System, Greek Radiology Society Publications, Athens, 1990).

3. A. Drevelegas: Parapharyngeal’s space Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Greek Radiology Society Publications, Athens, 1996, MRI).

CONTACT

Telephone 0030-2310-994731

E-mail adrev@med.auth.gr