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.
Upon completing the 2 year Foundation programme he was appointed as a Trust grade doctor in Ophthalmology at the Macclesfield District General Hospital for one year. Following that, he held Ophthalmology training positions in Scotland and Wales before acquiring a National Training Number at the Oxford Deanery in 2016, a position he currently holds.
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 specialises in cataract, glaucoma and cornea surgery but currently does not practice in Cyprus.