Theodosios Filippatos

Dr Theodosios Filippatos graduated from the School of Medicine of the University of Ioannina, Greece and acquired his doctoral degree (PhD) which focused on the treatment of overweight/obese subjects with metabolic syndrome by the same school.

Dr Theodosios Filippatos serves as Internal Medicine Physician and runs the Obesity Outpatient Clinic of the 2nd Internal Medicine Department of University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece. He has specialized in lipid and metabolic disorders and cardiovascular disease prevention in the Royal Free Hospital, London, UK (2008).

His main scientific interests lie in the field of obesity, atherosclerosis, lipid metabolism, metabolic syndrome and diabetes mellitus type 2. He has published over 80 papers related with these fields in peer-reviewed journals and has given many regional congress presentations, in addition to numerous national and international congress abstracts.

Dr Theodosios Filippatos is a member of the Administrative Board of the Greek Institute for the Study of Metabolic Diseases and Diabetes.