Dr. George K. Safos

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Arthroscoper, Member of Hellenic Association of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, ESSKA

Short CV

Dr. George K. Safos is a graduate of Athens University Medical School and completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology at General Hospital of Asklepeion Voulas. He then completed two fellowships in the USA, namely at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland as well as at The University of Miami-Orthopaedic Department.

A post-graduate degree in Tissue Banking at The National University of Singapore with a United Nations scholarship soon followed. Additionally, he completed a prestigious Foot and Ankle course at the Academic Centre of Amsterdam University and many more internationally-renowned post-graduate courses.

Past work experience includes Doctor of Basketball Team Olympiacos for five years, orthopaedic surgeon in State, Military and Private Hospitals alike.

Currently he specializes in orthopaedic surgery and traumatology with particular interest in sports medicine (knee, hip, ankle, elbow and shoulder arthroscopic surgery) as well as total hip and knee replacement surgery. As a well-published doctor, he now serves as a medical orthopaedic consultant and primary doctor to various athletic teams, dance groups as well as foreign diplomatic missions.

Contact details

Address: Asklepiou 31 str. & Navarinou 2-4 str.; Athens – ZC 10680; Greece

Tel: +30 210 3674999, Mob: +30 694 4551004

Email: george.safos@gmail.com

Website: https://sportsdancemedicine.gr