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Dr Garavelas Athanasios

Dr Garavelas Athanasios
Obstetrician-Gynaecologist Surgeon
  • Degrees MD, MSc, MMSc, PhD
  • Specialty IVF
  • Primary Clinic Garavelas Medical Group
  • Languages Greek, English, Italian

Short Bio
  • Dr. Garavelas Attanasio OB/GYN is an Obstetrician – Surgeon – Gynaecologist, specializing in Reproductive Endocrinology, Assisted Reproduction and has a Master’s Degree from the University of Athens in Reproductive- Regenerative medicine and also a second Master’s Degree from the University of Athens in high-risk pregnancies. He was born in Athens and went to medical school “ La Sapienza “of Rome, from where he graduated in 2004 with a grade of” 92/110”. In 2005 acquires the professional license with the ranking 251.75 / 270

    He received the title of specialty “Obstetrics – Gynaecology” in 2013 at the University of Athens. Got a significant surgical experience and running a large number of interventions, both gynaecological that obstetricians. Is also trained in laparoscopic surgery and hysteroscopy, colposcopy, IVF, especially in cases of high-risk pregnancies.

    He has presented extensive scientific work and has participated in a number of postgraduate seminars and medical workshops in Greece and abroad and has widely published articles of his work at International and Panhellenic Conferences. He speaks English, French and Italian. He maintains a private practice in Athens, Rome and Milan He has been a registered member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) as well as of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE), hence keeping his knowledge and skills up-to-date and according to the highest international standards.


  • Training & Experience

    - Master Degree in High Risk Pregnancy
    - Master Degree in Assisted Reproduction and Regenerative Medicine
    - Holder of Specialized Training in Human Reproduction
      of the University of Athens.
    - PhD from the medical school of Athens , having studied HPV and Chlamydia infections during Assisted Reproduction.


    - 2003 V Symposium of Endoscopic Surgery-Rome
    - 2004 24 paediatric courses
    - 2005 Scientific Society Meeting on Medical Education: New in Medicine and Surgery/38 update in paediatric therapies
    - 2006 6 Breast Symposium – Modern Treatment of Breast Cancer
    - 2007 7 Oncological Conference/problems in modern oncology. Current answers and the future perspectives.
    - 2008 breast cancer/Recent developments in oncology of the digestive tract/Chronic myeloid leukaemia – clinical and clinical monitoring Contemporary laboratory
    - 2010 the application of the polymorphism of the fatal FSH estradiol I, II in assisted reproduction/Urogenital Disease Seminar/placenta. A precious neuroendocrine   organ/venous insufficiency and pregnancy/Diagnosis of Genetic Diseases/Endometriosis 2010 infiltrating profound/breast cancer in pregnancy with   pregnancy/Gestational Diabetes – New Data/2nd seminary of oncology gynaecology/Prenatal diagnosis and management of fatal anaemia/Board on Oncology- Case     Presentation/differences in male and female brains/repeated implant failures – New data/thrombocytopenia and pregnancy.
    - 2011 Obesity and perioperative medicine/3rd seminary oncologic gynaecology: to preserve fertility in women with gynaecological tumours/Endometrial Carcinoma –   prognostic markers histopathological and molecular/Stem Cells – New Data/HPV infection – c ‘and response?/the induction of labour/Functional bleeding of   puberty/fatal teratology/genetic of female genital tumours/post-menopausal atrophy of the genital tract/Perineal obstetric injuries. Theoretical and practical   part/thrombophilia and pregnancy.
    - 2012 contraception in adolescence/menopause/preoperative and coagulation monitoring/repeated implant failures at IVF/the ultrasonic in gynaecology/organic cause of menstrual disorders/laparoscopic problems/The effect of maternal nutrition during pregnancy.


    - Blunt hepatic injuries. Surgical treatment, our experience. (4th Conference of the Hellenic Society of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, p. 136)
    - Inguinal hernia repair using the Lichtenstein tension free hernioplasty (29th International Congress of the European Hernia Society p.24)
    - Incisional hernia with great abdominal defect. Emergency repair using Gore-Tex dual mesh. Case report. (29th International Congress of the European Hernia Society   P.25)
    - Acute abdomen and intestinal obstruction due to incarcerated incisional hernia. (29th International Congress of the European Hernia Society p.68)
    - Participation in Greek and international medical congresses over the past 10 years.
    - XXVIII National Congress of the Italian Society of Thoracic Surgery, Rome 24-27 / 11/2002
    - International Lung Cancer Seminar, Τinos 5-7 / 5/2008
    - 29th International Congress of the European Hernia Society, Athens 6- 9/5/2007
    - International Forum for the Study of Familiar and Early Breast Cancer, Nicosia 18-21 / 10/2007
    - 1 National Conference on infertility therapy. Embryo Approach and gynecological. Athens 2005
    - 25 panellenic Congress of Surgery, International Forum surgery, Athens 2006
    - 13th National Congress of Clinical Oncology, Ioannina 2006
    - 4th Congress of the Greek Society of Surgery Urgency and Trauma, Athens 2007
    - 18th National Congress of Haematology, Thessaloniki 2007
    - 11th National Congress of Psychosocial Oncology, Athens 2007
    - 7th National Conference on Cancer Markers and Targeted Therapy, Athens 2008
    - 19th National Congress of Haematology, Athens 2008
    - 3rd International Forum on Oncology: creative dialogue with the Greece, Chania 2008
    - 9th National Conference on Oncologic Radiotherapy, 2008 Alexandroupolis
    - 11th National Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Athens 2009
    - 2nd National Conference on Childhood and Adolescence gynaecology, Athens 2010
    - 1st combo endocrinology course of the ovary, Viotia 2013
    - Endoscopic female genital tract surgery, Athens 2013
    - The current development of the PGD and putting them in play assisted, Athens 2014

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  • Other Locations Institute of Life - IASO, 37-39 Kifissias Avenue, 15123, Marousi
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