Δρ Δημήτριος Τσούκας

Δρ Δημήτριος Τσούκας, Ορθοπαιδικός Χειρουργός

ΙΑΤΡΟΣ – ΟΡΘΟΠΑΙΔΙΚΟΣ ΧΕΙΡΟΥΡΓΟΣ


Δρ Δημήτριος Τσούκας

Ορθοπαιδικός Χειρουργός

Ειδικός Ελάχιστα Επεμβατικής Ορθοπαιδικής- Αθλητιατρικής και Αναγεννητικής Χειρουργικής.

Ειδικός Ιατρός ΓΕΣΥ Ιατρικό Κέντρο Ο Απόστολος Λουκάς 

Αρχίατρος Ποδοσφαιρικής Ομάδας ΑΠΟΕΛ

Πλήρες Βιογραφικό

Λογότυπο Δρ Δημήτριου Τσούκα

LANGUAGES  

GREEK, ENGLISH, FRENCH

UNIVERSITY     

National and Kapodistrean University of Athens, Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Dimitrios Tsoukas is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specialized in arthroscopic, minimally invasive and regenerative orthopaedic surgery from Athens Greece, Director of the Minimally Invasive  Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine surgery Clinic in Athens Medical Group of Hospitals. Currently he has been relocated to Cyprus and he is the Director of the Eurosportsortho Center for Orthopaedic Sports and Regenerative Medicine of the American Medical Center Nicosia, Orthopaedic Surgeon in Apollonion Private Hospital Nicosia and the Head Doctor of APOEL FC. He is  registered in GMC, licensed to practice in Switzerland and worked in Romania  and  Doha Qatar. He was the Director of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Clinic for major private hospitals in Greece for the last 18 years, Founder and Director of the Minimally Invasive Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center MIOSMED ,an ISAKOS and ICRS approved teaching center for arthroscopic and minimally invasive  surgeries and advanced regenerative techniques and he was trained in Birmingham England, in Leuven Belgium with Prof.Bellemans and in UCL-St.Luc Brussels Belgium with Prof.Munting. He  has internationally published many scientific papers, is a regularly invited speaker at sports medicine and regenerative medicine congresses and instructor at arthroscopic cadaveric courses and global trainer of the American top biotechnology company Terumo BCT in adipose tissue derived stem cells after minor belly liposuction that he can perform , after the training he received from Terumo BCT. He has trained doctors in live surgeries with this technique in Spain, Israel, Belgium, Azerbaijan and Norway so far .He is the first orthopaedic surgeon in Greece who has performed intraarticular injections of adipose tissue derived stem cells after belly minor liposuction for arthritic problems and the first one in Europe after knee liposuction(!) for the same purpose, according the Lipopras technique of the Spanish Company Proteal. He is an expert in PRP and stem cells from adipose tissue, Terumo BCT and Proteal, and from bone marrow concentrated from the tibia, which is a much more convenient and painless technique than from iliac crest. Dr.Dimitrios Tsoukas is an expert in  knee, sports and arthroscopic surgeries with more than 20 years of experience there for he is the first Greek orthopaedic surgeon who became a member of the Knee Advisor Board of Smith and Nephew USA Company.

He was the first doctor that implemented on 2016 PRP with hyalouronic acid intraarticular injections in Doha Qatar to the Qatar Army Forces and their families. He served for 4 years as a member of the Regulatory and Industry Liaison Committee of the International Cartilage Regenaration and Joint Preservation Society, member of the Biologics Alliance an Orthoregeneration Network of the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine ( AOSSM) and International Cartilage  Regenaration and Joint Preservation Society (ICRS). He was invited in the advisory board of Terumo BCT company during 2019 congress of American Orthopaedic Society in Las Vegas.

Finally, he is a reviewer of the Biologic Orthopedics Journal.

CAREER ACHIEVEMENTS

  1. Accredited teacher of European Society for Sports Traumatology Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy, ESSKA  2018.
  2. Chairman Executive Committee of the Sports Injury Section of the Hellenic Association of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, 2018-2020
  3. Adipose tissue derived stem cells expert for arthritic joints for the leading biotechnology company TerumoBCT company.
  4.  Scientific collaborator in the 1st Department of Orthopaedics Athens University Medical School at Attikon University General Hospital involved in scientific activities including sports orthopaedic clinical and research work, courses and seminars (Prof. P. I. Papageorgopoulos).
  5.   Scientific collaborator in Medical Physics Laboratory Simulation Center (MPLSC). Trainer in simulation anatomy. Courses to premed students and researcher on development of a low cost arthroscopy simulator (Prof. E. Georgiou)
  6.    Member of the  Medical Commission Confederation Europeenne de Volleyball (CEV), 2016-2019
  7.   Member of the Board Sports Medicine Association of Greece  2011-2015
  8.   Member Scientific and Educational Contributor at the European College of Sports and Exercise Medicine Physicians (ECOSEP), including teaching, lecturing and having research work since 2008
  9.   Member of Regulatory and Industry Liaison Committee International Cartilage Repair Society ICRS, 2013-2015, 2016-2018,2018-2020
  10.     Member of the European Knee Advisory Board of Smith and Nephew which is constituted by Key Opinion Leaders of the European Countries. (till 2013).
  11.     Head Doctor for Athinaikos Female Basketball Team Greek Champions 2009-2010,2010-2011,2011-2012, European Cup Holders 2010-2011. Enlisted at ‘Record book of Guinness’ for their 91 consecutive wins.
  12.   Elected  doctor in charge  for the Greek All Star basketball game for 12 consecutive years.

DOCTOR IN CHARGE FOR NATIONAL TEAM AND SPORTS CLUBS

  • APOEL Football Club Nicosia Cyprus 2019-2020. Super Cup Winners 2019, qualification in the best 32 teams of UEFA Europa League 2019-20 Winner of 7 championships in a row. Quarter finals qualifier of UEFA Champions League on 2011.
  • Anorthosis  Famagusta Football Club Cyprus 2018-2019 First ever team from Cyprus qualified at the groups of UEFA Champions League..
  • Member Medical Commission of CEV (Confederation Europeenne de volleyball), 2016-2020
  • Hellenic Volleyball Federation:  Male and Female National Volleyball teams and Beach Volleyball teams.  Vice President of the Hellenic Volleyball Federation medical committee. (Ref. No 15/15.07.2011)
  • Member Medical Committee of the Greex Boxing Federation (Ref No 2596/2006)
  •  AEK basketball professional  team.
  • Elected Doctor in charge for the following Greek Basketball All Star Games: Drama 2002, Volos 2003, Chalkida 2004, Patra 2005, Larissa 2006, Lamia 2007, Amaliada 2008, Xanthi 2009, Iraklio-Crete 2010, Pyrgos 2011, Patra 2013, Chania 2014.
  • Hellenic National Team for the 23rd Summer Universiade; Izmir, Turkey, August 11-21, 2005.

MEMBER OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETES

  • Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Sports Injuries Section of the Hellenic Association of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology 2018-2020.
  • Sports Medicine Association of Greece .Former member of the board
  • International Society of Arthroscopy Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS).Director of MIOSMED Center ISAKOS accreditated Teaching Center.
  • International Cartilage Regeneration and Joint Preservation Society (ICRS). Member of Regulatory and Industry Liaison Committee.
  • European Society of Sports Traumatology Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA). Accredited teacher 2018.
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