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Dr Christina Efthymiou

Dr Christina Efthymiou, MD, MSc ENT Specialist, Neuro-otologist, Head and neck surgeon, Medical Acupuncture Specialist. Scientific Director of   ΕΥίασις Medical Centre.

Medical Education

           Bachelor of Dentistry 1995-1998
           Medical Degree 2000-2006
           MSc Rhinology, Rhinosurgery   2013-2015

           MSc Neurootology-Audiology 2016-2019

           Endoscopic Sinus Surgery 2014
           Diploma Biomedical Acupuncture, Diploma Traditional Chinese Medicine, Diploma of Electroacupuncture, 
           Diploma of Abdominal Acupuncture, Diploma of Auricular Neuromodulation.
Postgraduate Training
  • 2013-2015: Faculty of Medicine Dimocritus University of Thrace, MSc Rhinology, Rhinosurgery

           Diseases of nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses, Allergic Disease, Obstructive sleep apnea,

           Nasal and Paranasal surgery, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery  (FESS), Septo-Rhinoplasty and  Septoplasty

  • 2014: 50th Graz Course on FESS / Rhinosurgery and Basics of Septo-Rhinoplasty Dept. of General ENT,

           Karl-Franzens-University Graz

  • 2013:15th Endoscopic Ear and Skull base Surgery, Tympanoplasty, Atticotomy, Mastoeidectomy, Ossiculoplasty, 
            National Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • 2012:11th Workshop Endoscopic Nasal and Sinus Surgery
            1st ENT Clinic, University of Athens 
  • 2011: Postgraduate Training in Stomatology 
  •             Andreas Syggros Hospital, Stomatology Clinic
  • 2012-2013: Training in Neurosurgery, 
            G. Gennimatas General Hospital, Athens
  • 2013-2014: Training in Plastic Surgery,
            Rhinoplasty, Auriculoplasty, Blepharoplasty, Facial Plastic Surgery 
            401 Military Hospital of Athens
  • 2013: 21st Stuttgart Advanced Course for Functional & Aesthetic Rhinoplasty, 
            Center of Plastic Surgery Department for Facial Plastic Surgery Marienhospital Stuttgart
  • 2013: 11th RHINO®-Workshop Kassel, Germany
  • 2013: Internationally recognized  Diploma in Cosmetic Acupuncture  1st & 2nd  Level 
            Prof. Radha Thambirajah, China
  • 2014: Diploma for Acupuncture in Pain Therapy and Obesity 
            Prof. Zhong Qiangwei of University Tianjin, Peking
  • 2015: Diploma in Auricular Neuromodulation, Diagnosis and Therapy of Stress, Anxiety,

            Psycho-emotional Disorders, Insomnia

            Dr Giancarlo Bazzoni, Medical International Society of Auricular Acupuncture 
            G.S.A.T.N Italy
Professional History
  • 2007- 2008 General Physician, 
           Medical Centre, Polichnitos, Mytilene
  • 2008-2009 General Surgeon 
           General Hospital of Mytilene
  • 2009-2011 Head and Neck Surgeon
           General Hospital «Bostaneio»
  • 2011-2013 ENT Surgeon, Diplomat in Biomedical Acupuncture  
           General Hospital of Thoracic Disease, Athens
  • 2012-2013 Neurosurgery
           G. Gennimatas General Hospital, Athens
  • 2013-2014 Plastic Surgery,
           401 Military Hospital of Athens
  • Scientific Medical Director of ΕΥiasis. 
Workshops, Training, Conferences

• 4th Live Makeover Aesthetic Surgery Symposium 2017
• 1st Mediterrannean Congress on Auricular Neuromodulation 2014
• 22nd International Course in Modern Rhinoplasty techniques 2014
• 12th International Erlangen Course in Facial Plastic Surgery 2013
• ATLS, CS# 34199-P 
  Committee on Trauma American College of Surgeons 2009 –2013
• 2nd Annual Meeting of the Rhinoplasty Society of Europe in Istanbul, 2013
• Basic Life Support Workshop BLS/AED European Resuscitation Council
• Allergy & Clinical Immunology Meeting, Maastricht, Netherlands 2010
• Surgical Training Workshops Auricular surgery, Nasal, Pharyngeal and Laryngeal surgery,
   Upper Respiratory Tract Pathology,
   ENT Surgical Clinic, Hippocratio General Hospital of Athens 2011-2014
• 15th Pan-Hellenic Workshop in Rhinology  2015
• Pan-Hellenic Medical Association Workshop in Otology-Hearing-Neurootology 2014
• Phoniatrics Congress, Hygeia Hospital 2014
• 14th Panhellenic Rhinology Seminar 2014
• Chinese Acupuncture in Head and Neck Problems, Academy of Chinese Acupuncture 2014
• 23rd Pan-Hellenic Medical Association Conference
  Otology-Hearing-Neurootology 2013
• 16th Pan-Hellenic Otorhinolaryngology Conference,
   Head and Neck Surgery 2011
• Basic Life Support Workshop for Children and Newborns 
  Pan-Cretan University Pediatric Congress 2010
• 6th Seminar of Clinical Medicine: Diseases Related to Alcohol 2005
• 2nd  Seminar of Neurosugery, University of Crete: Tumours Situated in the Sella Turcica
  Medical Faculty, University of Crete 2006
• EGPRN: Community Orientation in Primary Care 2006
• Annual Surgical Oncology Update2004: Current Concepts in Sarcoma Treatment 2004
• 12th Conference of Clinical Oncology 2004
• 14th Interuniversity Conference of Radiology 
• 1st Medical Conference in the Faculty of Medicine University of Crete 2005 
• Annual Surgical Oncology Update2005: 
  Early Breast Cancer Minimal Treatment 2005
• Forum in General Medicine 2006
• 16th Conference in Cardiology, Cardiology Clinic, University of Crete: 
   Diagnostic and Therapeutic Developments in Cardiology2006


Efthymiou Ch, Stoumbos G, Theodorou P. “Hereditary angioedema.” Hellenic Otorhinolaryngology Vol.32 Issue 2 (E-Journal) 2011
Ch Efthymiou, G Stoumbos, P Theodorou. “Pyogenic granuloma of the nasal cavity during pregnancy. Case presentation” Hellenic Otorhinolaryngology Vol.32 Issue 1 (E-Journal) 2011
Efthymiou C, Zagora E. “A further exploration of patients with IBS in rural Crete.” Rural and Remote Health 6 (online), 2006. 626
Ch Efthymiou, G Stoumbos, P Theodorou. “Pyogenic granuloma of the nasal cavity during pregnancy.Case presentation” 16th Panhellenic Otorhinolaryngology Conference. 2011
C Efthymiou, D Giannatos, V Kapsi, “Csf Rhinorrhea and surgical repair. Case report.” 16th Pan-Hellenic ENT congress. 2011
C Efthymiou, D Giannatos, A Maarouf, V Kapsi, “Comparison of tympanoplastic surgical techniques. Our experience, indications, advantages and disadvantages.” 16th Pan-Hellenic ENT congress 2011.
C Efthymiou, A Mina, P Sotiropoulos, “Tuberculosis of the head and neck.” 16th Pan-Hellenic ENT congress 2011.
T. Vasilopoulos, C. Efthymiou, A. Papaioannou, A. Zariba, G. Arseni, A.FilalIthis, C. Lionis. “A medical students training in COPC:experiences gained from rural Crete.” European General Practice, Research Network. Kavala. 2006.

Professional Memberships

• Athens Medical Association
• Pan-Hellenic Medical Association of Acupuncture
• Hellenic Council of Medical Acupuncture
• ICMART - International Council of Medical Acupuncture and Related techniques
• Member of the Editorial Board, Scientific Assistant
  Primary Health Care Journal 


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