DIMITRIOS PROKOPAKIS M.D.
Directos of Neurosurgical Clinic
31 Asklipiou & 1 Navarinou, Athens 106 80
Tel. +30 210 3674000 | Fax +30 210 3610223 | Mob. +30 6977 367317, +30 6974 442295
Dimitrios Prokopakis was born in Thessaloniki on 22/06/1964.
He studied at the Medical School, Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki and acquired the title of Neurosurgical specialty at the Rio – Patra Hospital under the tenure of office of Professor N. Papadakis, whom he followed to YGEIA Hospital, where he furthered his experience through a large number of incurring instances.
After undertaking further training in France on spinal operations, under the guidance of Professor Perren, he took over the neurological department of Euromedica Group, when soon he moved to IASO General.
As a neurosurgeon he conducted highly innovative interventions, with special permission by Professor Carlos Lima, the inventor of stem cell transplantation method of the olfactory mucosa in the spinal cord paraplegics and quadriplegics patients.
In 2013 he was appointed Director of the Neurosurgery clinic at the Central Clinic of Athens, where a range of specialist brain and spinal cord interventions are thoroughly carried out along with brain tumor and spinal cord biopsies by using a neuronavigator.
At the clinic that he maintains, there is also a Pain Clinic, which operates with the most modern, highly specialized equipment.