Dr. Panayiotis Symeonides MBChB MRCS DOHNS
ENT - Rhinology & Anterior Skull Base Surgeon
Dr. Panayiotis Symeonides was born in Nicosia in a family of doctors. He graduated with “Excellence” from the English School Nicosia and enrolled in the Medical School of the University of Sheffield, UK.
He completed his Medical Degree (MBChB) with Distinction in 2007. He trained in the National Health System (NHS) and completed his Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) specialty at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals. He is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons England and following successful examinations, he was awarded the postgraduate titles of Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) and Diploma of Head and Neck Surgery (DOHNS). He obtained his certificate of completion of training (CCT) from Athens, Greece and has been on the General Medical Council (UK) Specialist Register for ENT Consultants since July 2016. From June 2016 to August 2017 he sub-specialised in the field of Rhinology and Endoscopic Anterior Skull Base Surgery (UK Fellowship) at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals performing over 600 major operations.
Dr. P. Symeonides covers adult and paediatric ENT at American Medical Center and SkinLab Medical Center, in specifically designed spaces equipped with the latest diagnostic technology. His special interest is Endoscopic Sinus Surgery and Transnasal Endoscopic approach to Pituitary tumours and Anterior Skull Base pathology. He is experienced and passionate about performing Functional Rhinoplasty - A Nose Job operation that corrects problems of nasal obstruction and maintains a good functional outcome at the end of the procedure to restore the aesthetic balance of the face.
Dr P. Symeonides regularly attends practical courses and educational conferences to maintain his knowledge up to date and offer his patients the best care. He is involved in research and has published articles in peer-reviewed medical journals. He is active in teaching and is on the faculty of International Courses.
During his practice in the UK, Dr P. Symeonides was involved in 3000 operations and procedures as recorded on the official logbook of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons. His expertise in Advanced Rhinology and Endoscopic Anterior Skull Base Surgery is pioneering for Cyprus. He gained vast experience performing Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery, Advanced Sinus Surgery including the Frontal Sinus (Draf procedures) and repairing CSF leaks.
Member of the Cyprus Medical Association and ENT Society Cyprus
Member of the Royal College of Surgeon England and the General Medical Council (UK)
Member of the British and European Rhinologic Societies