Konstantinos Zannis

Head of the Cardiac Surgery Department of the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris – France

December 2020 to present: Head of the cardiac surgery Department of the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris.

November 2009 to December 2020: Staff surgeon at the Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Cardiac Surgery Department, (Chief of the department dr DEBAUCHEZ Matthieu) 42, Bd Jourdan, 75674 PARIS- CEDEX, FRANCE. During this 8 year period I have developed the minimally invasive program of our department. Three axes of development: Mini-sternotomy approach for Aortic valve replacement, Subxifoid approach for long standing Persistent Atrial Fibrillation and Mini-thoracotomy approach mitral valve surgery.

November 2008 to November 2009: Fellowship, department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hôpital Cardiologique Lille, Nord Pas de Calais (Prof. Warembourg).

November 2005 to November 2008: Fellowship department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Henri Mondor Hospital Paris- France (Prof. Loisance).

November 2005: Board certification in cardiac surgery, University of Genova (Italy). Title of final dissertation: “Minimally invasive mitral valve repair using the da Vinci robotic system, first results.” Grade: perfect score, 50/50 and the congratulation of the jury.

May 2004 to November 2005: Institut Mutualiste Montsouris Adult and Pediatric Cardiac surgery Departement, Paris-France (Prof. Laborde).

October 2000 to May 2004: Residency in Cardiac Surgery Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Martino Hospital Genoa-Italy (Prof. Passerone) July 2002 to May 2004: I have taken calls in the Cardiac ICU of Villa Azzura hospital Genoa –Italy (Dr. Coppola, concomitant with residency at San Martino Hospital).

May 2002-July 2002: Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera SS.Antonio e Biagio-C. Arrigo Alessandria, Italy (Dr. DanteMedici).

2000: M.D at the University of Genoa-Italy. Result: 103/110 Title of final disser