Background and Education:
Dr Villy Rodopoulou was
born in Athens, Greece.
She was qualified with
honours from the Athens University Medical School in 1992.
She was trained in
General Surgery in Hippokrateion University Teaching Hospital
and continued her training in plastic surgery with scholarship in Cook
and University of Illinois Medical Centre in Chicago,U.S.A. She
completed her training
in General State Hospital in Athens.
In 2001 she became board
certified by the Hellenic Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic
Surgery and following that she became also board certified by the
European Boards of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS),
a high qualification recognised in all European countries and awarded in
few numbered plastic surgeons.
From 2002 until 2006 she
has been leaving and working in England, first in NHS hospitals doing
mostly reconstructive surgery and then practising in Harley str.,
focused on aesthetic surgery.
Her main interest is
advanced facial and body plastic surgery techniques as well as non
surgical treatments like non invasive facial rejuvenating
treatments including: Botox injections , Fillers injections, Chemical
She has gained a very
significant experience in the use of Laser treatments as well as the
non-invasive ones like Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) for skin
photorejuvenation and the most recent technology like Radio-Frequency(RF).
Since 2006 she has
established her practice in Athens, Greece.
Publications & Experience:
She has published many
scientific articles in well respected European and American plastic
surgery journals as well as in Year Book of Surgery after honourable
She has given numerous
oral presentations in international plastic surgery meetings and she was
once awarded with the 1st prize award.
She maintains a
continuous update of her qualifications through participation in
relevant meetings and post-graduate courses.
She was featured in the
greek version of the Extreme Makeover with great success and has
numerous participations in relevant TV programes.
She is a member of the
American Society of
International Society of
Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery,
U.K. General Medical
Council-Specialist Registration( No: 6035678).
Hellenic Society of
Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery.
Athens Medical Society.
Greek Melanoma Society.
Greek Breast Surgical
Women Beauty Consultants (IWBC)