Senior Registrar

3rd Department of Cardiology/Interventional Cardiology

2nd FloorTelephone: (+30)210-6972339



  • Consultant, Cardiac Catherization Laboratory, Henry Dunant Hospital Center (2016 – present)
  • Scientific collaborator, Vascular Laboratory of Alexandra Hospital (University of Athens) 2008-2009


  • Assistant doctor in Cardiology, Hellenic Air Force 251 (2013-2016)
  • Assistant doctor in Cardiology, Hospital Brugmann, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium (2012-2013)
  • Assistant doctor in Internal Medicine, Hospital Brugmann, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium (2011-2012)
  • Assistant doctor in Internal Medicine, Hospital Ixelles, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium (2010-2011)
  • Assistant doctor in Internal Medicine, Hospital St-Elisabeth, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium (2009-2010)
  • Diploma in Medicine, University of Athens (2002-2008)


  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) certified
  • Arterio-venous fistula Management Workshop, Clinic Saint Gatien, France, 2018
  • Critical Limb Ischemia Management Workshop, University Hospital of Heraklion, 2017
  • Thesis (PhD) – Faculty of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • Title: Differential associations of systolic and diastolic blood pressure variability with the presence of plaques and plaque echogenicity in the carotid arteries (2009-2016)

Recognitions & Awards

  • Educational Grant from European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular interventions, EuroPCR and EAPCI Fellows Course, Paris 2018
  • Educational Grant from European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular interventions and Medtronic, EuroPCR Peripheral, Milano 2017
  • Educational Grant from European Society of Cardiology, ESC, Rome 2016
  • Five-year clinical outcomes of PCI with DES in patients with left main equivalent coronary artery disease – PCR’s Got Talent – EuroPCR, Paris 2018
  • Sustained improvement in blood pressure and endothelial function after successful treatment of major depression. Best poster presentation – ESC, Rome 2016
  • Free androgen index as a predictor of central hemodynamics and arterial stiffness in postmenopausal women, Winner Presenter in Moderated poster – ESC, Barcelona 2014

Member of EAPCI (European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions)


  • Transcatheter aortic valve implantation in patients with percutaneous coronary intervention at ostial left main coronary artery. Kolyviras A, Georgiopoulos G, Oikonomou D, Tzifos V. Journal of Heart Valve Disease 2018 Under publication
  • Differential associations of systolic and diastolic short-term blood pressure variability with carotid atherosclerosis and plaque echogenicity. Kolyviras A, Manios E, Georgiopoulos G, Michas F, Gustavsson T, Papadopoulou E, Laina A, Kanakanis J, Papamichael C, Stergiou G, Zakopoulos N, Stamatelopoulos K. The Journal of Clinical Hypertension 2017 November
  • Pancreatitis and myocarditis coexistence due to infection by Coxsackie B1 and B4 viruses. Lampropoulos K, Bazoukis G, Kolyviras A, Tse G, Saplaouras A, Iliopoulos T. Clin Case Rep. 2017 November
  • Prolactin as a predictor of endothelial dysfunction and arterial stiffness progression in menopause.Georgiopoulos G, Lambrinoudaki I, Athanasouli F, Armeni E, Kolyviras A, Augoulea A, Rizos D, Papamichael C, Protogerou A, Stellos K, Stamatelopoulos K. Journal of Human Hypertension 2017 January
  • Transcranial Doppler to assess sepsis-associated encephalopathy in critically ill patients.Pierrakos C, Attou R, Decorte L, Kolyviras A, Malinverni S, Gottignies P, Devriendt J, De Bels D.BMC Anesthesiol 2014 Jun 11
  • Pleiotropic effects of the acute and chronic inhibition of the renin-angiotensin system in hypertensives.Stamatelopoulos K, Bramos D, Manios E, Alexaki E, Kaladaridou A, Georgiopoulos G, Koroboki E, Kolyviras A, Stellos K, Zakopoulos N, Toumanidis S.J Hum Hypertens 2014 Jun 28
  • Arterial stiffness is increased in asymptomatic nondiabetic postmenopausal women with a polycystic ovary syndrome phenotype.Armeni E, Stamatelopoulos K, Rizos D, Georgiopoulos G, Kazani M, Kazani A, Kolyviras A, Stellos K, Panoulis K, Alexandrou A, Creatsa M, Papamichael C, Lambrinoudaki I.J Hypertens 2013, Oct 31
  • Recently postmenopausal women have the same prevalence of subclinical carotid atherosclerosis as age and traditional risk factor matched men. Stamatelopoulos KS, Armeni E, Georgiopoulos, G, K, Koliviras A, Papamichael C, Lamprinoudaki I.Atherosclerosis 2011, Dec 9
  • Investigator in Progress-CTO study
  • Reviewer in Journal of interventional cardiology

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