Doctor Petridis
Dr. Georgios Petridis MSc, is a Consultant Orthopedic surgeon who specializes in Knee and Shoulder surgery.

After graduating from high school with a distinction, he entered the Medical School of Aristotle University in Thessaloniki in 1998. He studied for six years and in 2004 he graduated from the Medical School and went on to serve the compulsory post as a rural doctor. Following that, he did a year of specialization in General Surgery as part of his subsequent Orthopedic training. After serving in the Greek army for a year he went to the UK to continue with his training.

Dr. Petridis worked for two years at St. George’s hospital in London until 2011, when he returned to Greece to complete his training in Trauma and Orthopedics. He was awarded the title of Specialist in Trauma and Orthopedics in 2015 and the title of Master of Science from the University of Athens for completing his studies of Metabolic Bone Diseases.  Directly after he returned to the UK for further training. He worked again at St. George’s hospital doing Complex trauma and Complex joint arthroplasty as a Senior Fellow for a year. The next year he worked at the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS trust where he trained in Shoulder and Knee arthroscopy. Upon completion of his Fellowships, he returned to Athens in 2018 and since then he is working in the private sector as a Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon.

Dr. Petridis MSc, aims to provide the highest level of care for his patients. His studies both in Greece and abroad as well as his extensive experience can guarantee that Dr. Petridis can address any orthopedic problem that might concern his patients. Dr. Petridis can understand the patients’ problem and support him all the way to the final solution. He can offer complete services for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal problems. It is a priority for Dr. Petridis that the patient understands his problem and the therapeutic interventions that it will require and that the patient is involved in the decision making for his problem.

Dr. Petridis has a special interest in knee and shoulder surgery and some of the conditions that he often treats are:

  • Meniscus tear
  • ACL tear
  • Knee cartilage tear
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • SLAP tear
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Arthritis

Some interesting facts about Dr. Petridis MSc:

  • He uses state of the art, minimally invasive techniques for his operations
  • He specializes in Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery
  • He has extensive experience in Knee and Shoulder Replacement Surgery
  • He is fully certified for the use of MAKO Stryker Robotic system for Robotic Knee and Robotic Hip Replacement.
  • He has a stable presence as invited speaker in local and international Orthopedic meetings
  • He participates as faculty in many arthroscopic courses for knee and shoulder surgery

He is an active member of the following Societies and Academies

  • Greek Association of Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery
  • Greek Arthroscopy Association
  • Greek Osteoporosis Foundation
  • Athens Medical Council
  • AO Trauma Foundation
  • General Medical Council, UK
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, USA

When not operating or seeing patients at the office Dr. Petridis loves spending time with his family, enjoys the sea, swimming and doing water sports as well as relaxing with friends.

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