Professor Athanasios Papatsoris graduated from Patras School of Medicine with an honorar scholarship and from the same University he obtained a Master of Science (MSc). His PhD thesis was completed in the 2nd Department of Urology of Athens University. He was trained in Urology in London and in Athens, where he was certified as an Urological Surgeon.
In London, he completed a two year Endourology fellowship (SpR level with on call rota), officially recognized by the Endourological Society. Also, he completed a clinical fellowship in laparoscopy in Le Mans, France, supported by the European Urological Scholarship Programme (EUSP). Furthermore, for one year he served as an honorary Consultant in Urology at Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust. Nowadays, he holds honorary Consultant contracts at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge and Imperial London Healthcare NHS Trust. He obtained his fellow of the European Board of Urology (FEBU) degree in 2007 and since then he is a FEBU examiner (Vice Chairman of Examination Committee).
Dr Athanasios Papatsoris is an Associate Professor of Urology at Sismanoglio General Hospital, Athens Greece. Moreover, he is an Associate Board member of the EAU Section of Urolithiasis (EULIS), the European Society of Oncological Urology (ESOU), the European Section of Urotechnology (ESUT), the South-Eastern Group for Urolithiasis (SEGUR) and the U-Merge as well as European Board of Urology (EBU) national delegate and Socieete Internationale d'Urologie (SIU) national delegate, uCARE SIU Board member and SIU Academy Endourology Board member. Also, he is the Secretary General of the Hellenic (Greek) Urological Association (HUA) and Board member of the HUA Section of Endourology – Laparoscopic Surgery and Urotechnology. Furthermore, he is a Board member of the Institute of Molecular Medicine and & Biomedical Research (IMIBE) as well as the Secretary General of the Hellenic Genito-Urinary Cancer Group (HGUCG).
Professor Papatsoris has more than 155 publications in PubMed indexed journals and is a member of the Editorial Board of more than 30 medical journals. Lastly, he has participated as faculty in many international congresses, workshops & intensive courses.