Welcome to Γυναικολογία.gr!
Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Γυναικολογία in Greek) is probably at the forefront of this change of attitudes. Women nowadays visit the Gynaecologist with a good understanding of their condition and expect high quality services. In order for the physician to rise to their expectations they require more than knowledege and experience. They need to be able to explain, advise, provide time for questions and in the end, make the patient active participant in their own treatment. As relevant studies have shown this approach succeeds in maximising the tretment's effectiveness.
in Obstetrics, more and more couples refuse
to accept the traditional approach which views pregnancy almost as an
illness. They are looking to avoid stress,
needless restrictions, medical tests without clear indications,
drugs with no proven benefit.
support so that they can deliver their baby in a natural way, minimising unnecessary
interventions. These wishes of parents-to-be need to be respected
particularly regarding nutritonal
choices (e.g. vegetarianism), drug
avoidance or birthing choices
such as natural birth or vaginal birth after caesarean section
Through this website I hope to help you
become active participants in your own treatment by informing you in
simple language about issues of your chosing. The aim is to provide you with clear,
plain-language information and empower you to make your own choices
which will adapt your treatment to your personal needs and
and subjects are discussed in the Articles' page with information on what the particular condition is, how it
can affect you and how it is usually treated. The subjects are chosen mainly from among
the submitted questions when these are of general interest. If the issue you are looking for is not
already included or you wish for a second opinion on your particular
condition you can send me, without obligation, a personal message
through the Contact page. My reply will always be based on my personal
experience and internationally accepted medical practice.
Finally, in other pages, I invite you to
find information on my CV, the services I offer as well as links to
other interesting websites.
I hope you can find here the answers you
are looking for!
Κ. Michalopoulos DRCOG BSCCP
Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Minimal Access Surgery Specialist
Specialised in the United Kingdom
Grammou 45, Vrilissia 152 35, Athens
Τel. 2108045090, 6981012992