Dr. Kanellos Gesakis is a Plastic Surgeon based in Athens and specialized in Aesthetic Surgery and Microsurgery in Great Britain, Taiwan and Brazil.
Right after completing his specialty and following written and oral examinations, he was also awarded the European Diploma of Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery (FEBOPRAS) by the European Committee for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery (EBORPAS), in Groningen of the Netherlands. In a parallel manner with his specialization, he successfully completed the MASTER Degree (MSc) in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery at Queen Mary University in London.
Gaining a first experience in Plastic Surgery by working for a year as a junior Trainee at major Athens Hospitals such as Henry Dunant Hospital Center and Metropolitan Hospital, he went abroad for further training. For seven consecutive years he has worked at some world-renowned University Hospitals of Great Britain (specialty), Taiwan (fellowship in microsurgery) and Brazil (fellowship in Aesthetic Surgery) gaining experience in the entire spectrum of Plastic Surgery. Among others he has worked at the “Guys and St. Thomas “ Hospitals of London, Bristol’s “Frenchay” trauma center, “China Medical University Hospital” in Taichung city inTaiwan and the “ Pitanguy” Institute in Rio de Janeiro city in Brazil.
During this time he was trained next to world-famous names Plastic Surgeons thus gaining experience in the whole spectrum of Plastic Surgery such as Aesthetic Surgery procedures, breast reconstructions using free flaps, genetic anomalies, skin cancers, burns, trauma and more.
He has attended a large number of training courses in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery in Greece and abroad and has been a trainer in some of these. He also has a great amount of writing work with numerous publications in prestigious international scientific journals in the filed as well as presentations with at numerous conferences worldwide.
In 2014 he was established in Athens with more than 4.000 operations officially registered. He is an associate of the Metropolitan Hospital of Athens and a member of the Greek Association of Plastic Surgery and the Athens Medical Association. He is also a member of the British Medical Association as well as the European and World Community of Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. Finally, he is an active member of the India –based-non-profit GiveMe5 Foundation, providing Plastic Surgery (genetic anomalies) services to children around the world.
Safety, confidentiality and excellent natural results are the basis of the services Dr. Gesakis is offering, which is achieved through his excellent solid training and interdisciplinary cooperation in the field of Plastic Surgery through the hearty contacts he maintains globally.