Consultant spinal orthopaedic surgeon
Panagiotis Liantis is a consultant spinal surgeon treating all conditions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine.
He completed fellowships in orthopaedic and neurosurgical spine surgery at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UCLH and Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Using his orthopaedic and neurosurgical spinal background to form a highly specialised opinion, Panagiotis works closely with physiotherapists and pain physicians, especially for people who do not need surgery.
Panagiotis is interested in academia and has a PhD in orthopaedics and a bachelor in educational studies. He is the spine fellowship director at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, teaching spinal trainees and medical students.
He is an invited speaker at international congresses and faculties on the training of minimal invasive techniques.
Panagiotis is a member of the:
- British Association of Spine Surgeons (BASS)
- AO Spine Foundation
- Society of Lateral Access Surgeon (SOLAS)
- North American Spine Society (NASS)
Education and training
- Bachelor of medicine, bachelor of surgery, medical school, University of Athens
- Specialty in orthopaedics, Préfecture of Athens
- PhD in orthopaedics, Kapodistriako University of Athens
- Bachelor in education, teaching diploma accreditation, University of Teaching Athens
- Spinal fellow in paediatric deformity, Great Ormond Street Hospital
- Spinal fellow, orthopaedic department, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital
- Spinal fellow, department of neurosurgery, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College Hospital (UCLH)
- Clinical coding champions award, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, 2017
- Neck pain, back pain and sciatica
- Spinal deformities (scoliosis, kyphosis, and spondylolisthesis), tumours, infection and spinal trauma
- Spinal injections, spinal decompressions and discectomies to complex anterior, lateral and posterior fusions (ALIF, OLIF, XLIF, TLIF, disc replacement)
- Minimally invasive and microscopic spinal surgery
Last updated: January 2023