Curriculum Vitae – Professional Career

Dr Ioannis Dedes

Founding Member Society of Interventional Oncology (SIO)

  • Graduated from the Medical School of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1992)
  • Specialised in Interventional Radiology-Oncology, at the University Clinic of Frankfurt, Germany, with Professor Th. Vogl (2000-2001)
  • Attended training courses and seminars in Interventional Radiology, Chemoembolisation and Oncology  (The Royal College of Radiologists- London; the European School of Interventional Radiology- Frankfurt and Heilbronn; the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre), in Germany, Britain, the USA and Greece
  • Since 2001 he has been the Head of Digital Angiography (Angioroom) at the Department of Interventional Radiology, Thessaloniki Interbalkan Medical Centre
  • He has a long experience and performs tumour transarterial chemoembolisation (TACE) and embolisation (TAE) using digital angiography. He also performs tumour radiofrequency ablation (RF Ablation) or microwave ablation (MW Ablation) under axial tomography guidance. These therapeutic interventions are unique in the private health sector in Northern Greece
  • Dr Dedes’ chemoembolisation success rates, with rare minor complications are – in some cases – higher than international standards
  • Dr Dedes has participated in most prestigious and internationally acclaimed conferences in Greece and abroad with numerous announcements and posters; His papers have also been published in prestigious international Radiology journals
  • Memberships:
    • Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE)
    • Medical Association of Thessaloniki
  • Dr Dedes speaks English and German