Dr. George K. Safos is a graduate of Athens University Medical School and completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology at General Hospital of Asklepeion Voulas. He then completed two fellowships in the USA, namely at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland as well as at The University of Miami-Orthopaedic Department. A post-graduate degree in Tissue Banking at The National University of Singapore with a United Nations scholarship soon followed. Additionally he completed a prestigious Foot and Ankle course at the Academic Centre of Amsterdam University and many more internationally-renowned post-graduate courses. Past work experience includes Doctor of Basketball Team Olympiacos for five years, orthopaedic surgeon in State, Military and Private Hospitals alike. Currently he specializes in orthopaedic surgery and traumatology with particular interest in sports medicine (knee, hip, ankle, elbow and shoulder arthroscopic surgery) as well as total hip and knee replacement surgery. As a well-published doctor, he now serves as a medical orthopaedic consultant and primary doctor to various athletic teams, dance groups as well as foreign diplomatic missions.