Cosmetic Surgery, Dr Nodas Kapositas MD PhD

Cosmetic surgery is carried out to refine and reshape structures of the body and face in order to improve one’s appearance, confidence and self-esteem.
Reconstructive surgery is undertaken where abnormalities in the structure of the body and face have occurred due to trauma, burn, congenital (birth) anomalies, breast surgery, tumor extirpation, with a view to enhancing one's body and/or facial functionality and appearance.

Dr Nodas Kapositas MD PhD


  • 1979-1985 -œ Medical School of Ioannina, Greece. First degree
  • 1999-2003 -œ Medical School of Athens. PhD in Abdominal wall Reconstruction
  • 1995- DISTINCTIONS - (IKY) -œ National Institute of Scholarships, Athens. 3 year scholarship following written examination on the subject of "advanced plastic surgery"


  • 1985-1987 - (NIMTΣ) -œ Medical Institute Hospital -œ Athens, First medical position after graduation
  • 1987-1989 -œ Tinos Hospital, Greece
  • 1989-1991 -œ Accident Hospital (KAT), Athens. General Surgery training
  • 1991-1993 -œ Health Hospital (HYGEIA), Athens. Surgery assistant
  • 1993-1997 -œ Accident Hospital (KAT), Athens Training in Plastic Surgery

1997-1999 -œ Fellowship: -œ University of Illinois, Cook County & Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, USA Clinical & Research fellowship in Cosmetic, Plastic and Reconstructive surgery

Other experience

  • (KAT) -œ Accident Hospital, Athens
  • Laboratory based research in microsurgery
  • Medical School of Ioannina, Greece
  • Laboratory based research in microsurgery
  • Northwick Park Hospital, London
  • Laboratory based research in microsurgery
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
  • Laboratory based research in microsurgery


  • Member of the Greek Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Member of the Greek Surgical Society
  • Member of the Greek Reconstructive & Microsurgery Society
  • Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • Member of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)
  • International Active Member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (A.S.A.P.S). The Mark of Distinction In Cosmetic Plastic Surgery


The on-going regular editorials and studies on a wide range of cosmetic surgery procedures and other topics published in national newspapers and medical magazines, appearances on local and national television and radio, coupled with annual presentations in international seminars confirm not only Dr Kapositas’ passion for the results plastic surgery brings about but also his commitment to continuous professional development.

Plastic surgery books publications

Participation with Professor M.Cohen University of Illinois at Chicago,Usa writting the chapter 55 of the book of Dermatologic Oncology:
Tumors of face and neck ( 2006)

Address: Offices in Athens and Thessaloniki

Phone: (+7)903 563-02-52

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