Mr Georgios Kontos FRCOphth
Georgios graduated from the University of Crete, Faculty of Medicine. As a student he attended elective placements in Ophthalmology at the Boston Medical Center and Vancouver General Hospital. He completed his final year clinical placements at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. Subsequently, he relocated to the United Kingdom where he completed a MSc in Biology of Vision at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology in London.
Dr Kontos held Ophthalmology training positions in England, Scotland and Wales before acquiring a National Training Number at the Oxford Deanery. He completed the UK Ophthalmology Specialist Training Programme and was awarded the certificate of completion of training (CCT).
In parallel with his training Georgios completed a PgCert in Medical Education from Cardiff University as well as a Postgraduate diploma in Cataract and Refractive Surgery from Ulster University. At present he is an MBA candidate at Warwick Business School. Dr Kontos has published a number of scientific articles and has acted as a reviewer in relevant topics.
Dr Kontos is undergoing Fellowship training in Glaucoma and Anterior segment at the Oxford Eye Hospital.