Prof. Konstantinos P. Tsioufis, MD, PhD (GR)

Business address:
114 Vassilissis Sofias Ave,
11527, Athens, Greece
Athens, Greece

Education:
2009 Postdoctoral fellowship, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Georgetown university Washington DC, USA
1997–2001 Fellow, 1st Cardiology Clinic, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
1997 Board certification in Cardiology
1995–1999 PhD University of Athens, Thesis: Relationship of carotid hypersensitivity with carotid and coronary artery disease
1990 Board certification in Internal Medicine
1994–1997 Medical Training, 1st Cardiology Clinic, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
1981–1987 Athens Medical School, University of Athens, Greece

Working experience:
2001–2007 Consultant Cardiologist, University of Athens, Chief of the Outpatient Hypertensive Clinic, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
9/2007 – 2010 Lecturer of Cardiology, University of Athens, Chief of Hypertension Unit, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
9/2010 – currently Assistant Professor of Cardiology, University of Athens, Chief of Hypertension Unit, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece

Awards and Honors:
1996 Best Year’s Fellowship, First Cardiology Clinic, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
6/2002 Clinical Hypertension Specialist of ESH, European Society of Hypertension
9/2007 “ESH Hypertension Excellence Center”, European Society of Hypertension
10/2009 Visiting Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Georgetown University Medical Center

Professional societies:
8/2000 Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC), European Society of Cardiology
8/2003 Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC), American College of Cardiology
2004 Member of the Working Group on Hypertension & the Heart (WG20) of the ESC, European Society of Cardiology
2004 Member of the ESH, European Society of Hypertension

Hypertension
a. target organ damage: Specific interest in microalbuminuria, arterial stiffness, left ventricular hypertrophy, left atrial remodeling
b. epidemiology
c. Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
d. Sleep apnea syndrome and hypertension
e. Renal sympathetic denervation

Atherosclerosis
Carotid artery disease
Detection of vulnerable plaque
Carotid hypersensitivity

Interventional Cardiology
Coronary blood flow reserve
Biological stent
Valvuloplasty

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