Doctor - General Surgeon
Telephone number: 6932276843
George Bachtsetzis, general surgeon, graduated from the Military School for Officers after attaining the rank of Second Lieutenant and at the same time he graduated from the Medical School of the Aristotle University in Thessaloniki with Merit. Then, he specialized in general surgery in the Propaedeutic Surgery Department of the University General Hospital of Thessaloniki AHEPA under the directorhip of Prof. O. Aletras and in the first Surgery Department of the 424 General Army Hospital as military doctor-surgeon. He received the specialty of general surgery in November 1981.
Afterwards he served in several positions of responsibility as a general surgeon. During his military service in Kastoria in 1984-1985 he served as Consultant of the General Hospital of Kastoria and then as external academic fellow under the directorship of surgeon Th. Tsadilas.
Since 1981 he runs a private practice and he practices general surgery as a freelancer doctor in General Clinic ("Geniki Kliniki") of Thessaloniki since 1986. In 1988-1989 he attended and actively took part in the work of the first surgical oncology clinic of the Theagenio Hospital of Thessaloniki under the directorship of G. Blatzas, where he retrained in surgical oncology.
At the same time he takes an active part in conferences, educational seminars and retraining within the framework of Continuing Medical Education both in Greece and abroad in matters of General Surgery as:
Surgical Oncology - Mastectomy - Laparoscopic surgery - treatment of hernias with the use of meshes - Contemporary use of laser in usual surgery - Use of Diode Laser in anal diseases (hemorrhoids, anal fistula, pilonidal cyst etc) - fissure - etc.
See here which surgeries Dr. Bachtsetzis performs.