Dr. Savvas Petrou was born 1984 in Cyprus. After leaving school in Limassol with a Leaving Certificate of 18.5, he went on to study medicine attaining his Degree with Class Honours at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki from 2004-2011. He then worked at the Papageorgiou General Hospital of Thessaloniki in General Surgery Residency until 2014. Thereafter he completed his Orthopaedics Residency and obtained his Speciality in Orthopaedics at the General Hospital of Nicosia from 2014 -2019.

Throughout his working career, Dr. Savvas has participated and completed many seminars and conferences and is affiliated with a number of Associations including The Cyprus Societies of Orthopaedics and Sport Medicine.

He completed his Military Service with the rank of Second Lieutenant and has an excellent knowledge of spoken and written English language.

With additional training in traumatology, knee & shoulder arthroscopies and joint replacements, Dr. Savvas is now a proactive surgeon of AIMIS complementing our Orthopaedics Team – participating in all orthopaedic procedures, examining and evaluating in and outpatient’s daily.

Savvas Petrou, MD

ORTHOPEDIC SURGEON

Professional Development

  • 2017: Participation in the Hellenic and Cyprus conference in Orthopaedics
  • 2017: Participation and Successful completion of the Seminar ‘Sport Medicine’ held by the Cyprus Society of Sport Medicine
  • 2016: Participation in the Hellenic and Cyprus conference in Orthopaedics
  • 2016: Participation in the Mediterranean trauma Conference
  • 2015: Participation in the Hellenic and Cyprus conference in Orthopaedics

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the Cyprus Medical Association
  • Member of the Cyprus Medical Council
  • Member of the Thessaloniki Medical Association
  • Member of the Cyprus Society of Orthopaedics
  • Member of the Cyprus Society of Sport Medicine

Experience

2014 - Present

Orthopaedics Residency

Nicosia General Hospital, Nicosia, Cyprus
2013 – 2019

Specialty in Orthopaedics

Nicosia General Hospital, Nicosia, Cyprus
2013 – 2014​

General Surgery Residency​

Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
2011 - 2012​

Internal Medicine and General Surgery Departments​

Internal Medicine and General Surgery Departments​

2004-2011

Faculty of Medicine Degree in Medicine with the equivalent of 'Upper Second Class Honours'

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece