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Panagiotis Christopoulos

Assistant Professor


Phone: (+30) 210-746-1270
Email: xpanag[at]dent.uoa[dot]gr

Mailing Address:
2 Thivon Str, 115 27, Goudi, Athens, Greece

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Education / Qualifications

  • 1984: DDS Dental School University of Athens
  • 1986-1989: Postgraduate program (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery) Dental School University of Athens
  • 1989-1990: Asklipion Hospital, Athens. Resident in General Surgery
  • 1990-1992: KAT Hospital, Athens. Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 1993: State examinations and graduation with the title of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and inclusion in the specialty registry of the Ministry of Health
  • 1993-1995: UCLA School of Dentistry. Visiting Research Associate
  • 2001: PhD Dental School University of Athens

Academic and professional positions held

  • 1996-2002: Dental School University of Athens, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic. Clinical Instructor
  • 2003- present: Dental School University of Athens, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic.Lecturer
  • 1996-present: Private practice limited in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Academic and professional responsibilities

  • Member of the Organizing Committees of the 16th Congress of the International Association for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (IAOMS), in Athens, 2003 and of the Strasbourg Osteosynthesis Research Group (SORG)  Seminar, in Athens, 2005
  • Member of the Organizing Committee in several Annual Congresses of the Hellenic Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (1999, 2000, 2002, 2005, 2008)
  • Reviewer  of the ‘Hellenic Archives of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery’ official publication of the Hellenic Association for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and of ‘Stomatologia’ official publication of the Stomatological Society of Greece
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the 23rd Annual Congress of the HAOMS, Thessaloniki, November 2009 and of the 9th Peloponnesian Congress, Tripolis, June 2008

Memberships

  • Fellow the International College of Dentists
  • Active member of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery
  • Active member of the Hellenic Association for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Active member of the Stomatological Society of Greece
  • Active member of the Hellenic Association for  Osseointegration
  • Active member of the Hellenic Society of Oral Medicine andPathology
  • Active member of the Hellenic Society of Odontostomatological Research
  • Active member of the Hellenic Society of Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology

Research Theses - Books

  • COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE FORCES EXERTED ON THE MANDIBLE DURING TREATMENT OF CONDYLAR FRACTURES WITH VARIOUS OSTEOSYNTHESIS PLATES. PhD Thesis, Athens, 2001
  • Management of medical emergencies in the Dental Practice, BLS. In A. Angelopoulos, C Alexandridis, N Katsikeris: Contemporary Oral  and Maxillofacial Syrgery, Athens 2007
  • Over 80 presentations in Greek and 23 in International congresses
  • 40 presentations as invited speaker
  • Instructor in many workshops

Selected publications in scientific journals

  • T.G. Kontogiannis, K.I. Tosios, N.P. Kerezoudis, S. Krithinakis, P. Christopoulos, A. Sklavounou: Periapical lesions are not always a sequelae of pulpal necrosis: a retrospective study of 1521 biopsies. International Endodontic Journal 2014, online early view (doi:10.1111/iej.12276)
  • N. Kolomvos, N. Theologie-Lygidakis, P. Christopoulos, I. Iatrou: Benign fibro-osseous lesions of the jaws in children. A 12-year retrospective study.    Journal of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery 2013, 41(7):574-580
  • P. Christopoulos, P. Stathopoulos, C. Alexandridis, V. Shetty, A. Caputo: Comparative biomechanical evaluation of mono-cortical osteosynthesis systems for condylar fractures using photoelastic stress analysis  British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery  2012, 50 (7): 636-641
  • G. Papavasiliou, P. Kamposiora, A. Sklavounou, P. Christopoulos: Prosthodontic Treatment of a Class IV ACP PDI Patient, with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH).  Journal of Prosthodontics 2011, 20 (s2), S14-S19
  • Houpis CH, Tosios KI, Papavasileiou D, Christopoulos PG, Koutlas IG, Sklavounou A, Alexandridis C. Parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP), parathyroid hormone/parathyroid hormone-related peptide receptor 1 (PTHR1), and MSX1 protein are expressed in central and peripheral giant cell granulomas of the jaws. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2010, 109(3): 415-2
  • Papavasileiou D, Tosios K, Christopoulos P, Goutas N, Vlachodimitropoulos D: Her-2 Immunohistochemical Expression in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinomas is Associated with Polysomy of hromosome 17, Not Her-2 Amplification. Head Neck Pathol 2009, 3(4): 263–70
  • Parara E, Christopoulos P, Tosios K, Paravalou I, Vourrlakou C, Alexandridis K: A swelling of the floor of the mouth. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2009, 109(1): 12-7
  • N. Papadogeorgakis, V. Petsinis, P. Christopoulos, N. Maurovouniotis, C. Alexandridis: Use of a porcine dermal collagen graft (Permacol) in parotid surgery.  British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 2009 47 (5): 378-381
  • N. Zachariades, D. Papavassiliou, P. Christopoulos:  Blindness after facial trauma. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, 1996, 81(1): 34-37
  • P. Christopoulos, A. Sclavounou, A. Patrikiou:  True fibroma of the oral mucosa: a case report. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1994, 23: 98-99
  • P. Christopoulos, O. Nicolatou, A. Patrikiou: Oral spindle cell lipoma. Report of a case. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1989, 18: 208-209

Areas of scientific interest

  • Traumatology
  • Oral Surgery
  • Implantology
  • Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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