• CV - Melakopoulos

CV - Dr. John Melakopoulos, Ph.D

John Melakopoulos was born in Athens. Finished school in Athens at the Leontion High School with Honors and enrolled in the School of Dentistry, University of Athens after taking the PanHellenic examinations (1986). He graduated in 1992 and served his military service as a dentist. He completed his doctoral dissertation at the Medical Faculty of the University of Athens and he was awarded his Ph.D. with Distinction from the Faculty of Medicine in 1999.

He exercised General Surgery for a year for his specialty in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (1999-2000) and in the specialty of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in which he acquired the title in 2003. He had postgraduate studies in Central Middlesex Hospital and Chelsea in London from 2002 to 2003 and from 2009 to 2010.

He was a Fellow of the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery EKPA in the years 1994 to 1998 and 2004 to 2009. He holds private practice in Athens since 2004 and operates at the private hospitals Ygeia and Mediterraneo. He wrote 43 publications for international and Greek science journals that currently hold over 800 citations. He has made 125 presentations in Greek and international conferences and 18 papers by invitation. He is Chairman of the Board of the Stomatological Society. He speaks English and French.