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Dr Georgios D Panos

Dr Georgios D Panos

Associate Editor: Dr Georgios D. Panos

Dr Georgios D. Panos is a Consultant Ophthalmologist with special interest in Vitreoretinal Surgery and Medical Retina at the Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, United Kingdom.
He graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 2007 (Medical Degree) and received his Doctorate Degree in Medicine (Clinical Research in Medical Retina, Ophthalmology) from the University of Geneva, Switzerland in 2013. He did his residency training in Ophthalmology at the University Hospitals of Fribourg (Switzerland), Alexandroupolis (Greece) and Geneva (Switzerland) and received his Certificate of Completion of Training in Ophthalmology (Board Certification) in 2014. He has also received a Professional Certificate in Medical Statistics from the Stanford School of Medicine (CA, USA) in 2021 (one-year Professional Certificate Program). During the last six months of his residency training and after its completion he worked as “Chef de Clinique” (Chief Resident – Junior Consultant) in Paediatric Ophthalmology and Neuro – Ophthalmology at the Department of Ophthalmology, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland for 27 months. In January 2015 he moved to the UK where he completed his subspecialty training (fellowships) in Medical Retina, Cataract Surgery and Vitreoretinal Surgery at the Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust, University of Cambridge, at Whipps Cross University Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust and at the Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust.
His teaching experience includes being a Tutor of Ophthalmology at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland for two academic years (2012-13, 2013-14) lecturing the fifth year medical students on various topics of ophthalmology, and invited Faculty Staff Member in the context of the Master Degree Program "Imaging in Ophthalmology" at the School of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece from 2015 – 2019. He was responsible for the training of the ophthalmology trainees at the Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland from October 2012 – December 2014, and has actively participated in the clinical and surgical training of the ophthalmology trainees and fellows in the U.K over the last eight years.
He serves on the editorial and advisory board of five prestigious peer – reviewed medical journals, as a regular reviewer for several journals and he is a full member of the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME).
His research is mainly focused on ocular pharmacology, retinal diseases, vitreoretinal and cataract surgery and ophthalmic imaging.

Updated 21 September 2022