DHI Group Chairman
As DHI Medical Group Founder, Mr K.P. Giotis has been exclusively engaged in the field of hair restoration since 1970. His DHI Medical Group has grown to become one of the largest organizations internationally for medical hair restoration. Mr Giotis is a member of the American Society of Cosmetic Surgery, the founder of The International Hair Society (IHS) and has spoken at numerous medical and non-medical Forums. Mr Giotis has published papers in The Hair Transplant Forum and other respected medical journals and holds several patents on its hair implanter and method by leading an international team in the Research and Development field of 'hair multiplication' and 'body hair transplantation'.
A recent article by renowned hair restoration surgeon Dr Walter Unger, in The Journal of Dermatology, listed Mr Giotis as one of the pioneers of the field worldwide.
In spring 2009, Mr Giotis was awarded a diploma by the University of South Lyon in France, after teaching in the course entitled “restorative scalp surgery”.
Mr Giotis was a faculty member at the ISHRS meeting in Amsterdam, July 2009. His presentation entitled “The Psychological Aspects of Hair Loss” was well received by an audience of over 600 doctors from around the world.
Mr Giotis was congratulated for his presentation by the ISHRS President Dr William Parsely USA and by the Meeting President Dr Ken Washenic USA.
In addition Dr Carlos Pulg USA congratulated Mr Giotis on investigating and researching a vital and little known issue of Hair Restoration. As a result Mr Giotis has been invited by Dr Paco Himenez (editor of the Hair Transplantation Forum) to present the latest DHI techniques and services to the Hair Transplant Forum.
Mr. Giotis received his honorary diploma on May 2011 for his participation as an Instructor & professor in the "Baldness Surgery" Course.
Mr. Giotis is the inventor of several techniques, including the No Touch, Direct Hair Implantation and the latest diagnostic DHI System.
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"Hair Restoration Surgery Is Not the Airlines Industry" by K.P. Giotis, published in the Hair Transplant Forum Issue
DHI Group Medical Director
Dr Anastasios Vekris is a plastic surgeon focused on hair reconstruction and restoration . He is registered with the Specialist Registry of the GMC (General Medical Council) in UK, the HESPRAS (Hellenic Society of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery) in Greece and the Kuwait Medical Authority. He has performed hundreds of hair restoration procedures with the DHI Medical Group in many countries, including Greece, UK, France, Kuwait, and Cyprus. He is an expert reconstructive micro-surgeon and a master hair restoration surgeon. Dr Vekris is also the chief surgeon of the Academy@DHI. As a DHI client himself, he is able to offers clients both a medical and patient perspective.
DHI Athens Medical Director
Dr. Georgia Lidga is a plastic surgeon specialized in aesthetic plastic surgery. She had her PhD from the University of Athens and she is a member of HESPRAS since 2002. She is a certified DHI Doctor for Hair Restoration and the Medical Director of DHI Athens Clinic, responsible for the quality control in the Medical Department.
She has attended several congresses related to her specialty, given speeches about various medical themes in Rotary meetings and she is member of ‘Who is Who’ publication for the last 5 years. She is also an expert plastic surgeon in the list of Athens City Court.
DHI Group Research Director
Professor J.C. Kim, MD, PhD is affiliated with The Hair Laboratory and Immunology Department, at Kyungpook National University in Seoul, Korea.
He is the leading international scientist in the research of hair follicle cloning and DNA testing. His work focuses on identifying the specific genes responsible for hair loss.
The DHI Family of Clinics
DHI Athens, Clinic Director -George Stathis
A true child of DHI Mr Stathis has been working for DHI since 1989. His career began in the financial department, he then worked as the sales manager for many years, before finally becoming the Director of the flagship DHI Clinic. in Athens. Mr Stathis is also the Training Director of the Academy@DHI. He is 38 years old, married with two children.
DHI London, Clinic Director -George Kottaridis
After 5 years with DHI as a Total Care Consultant and assistant Operations Manager, Mr Kottaridis was appointed as Director of the DHI Clinic in London in 2008. He studied Business Management in the UK before beginning his career with the Group in Athens. His father K. Kottaridis, also has a long-standing affiliation with DHI and worked as Operations Manager of the DHI Clinic in Athens for many years. Mr Kottaridis is a skilled basketball player who recently retired from pro-am, after a successful ten-year career.
Dr. Mark Tam , Associate Medical Director/ UK Medical Director
Dr. Tam is a certified specialist with a passionate interest in hair restoration. He is dedicated and committed towards providing a professional and satisfying service to all his patients. His ability is widely acknowledged by being conferred with numerous hair restoration awards.
Dr. Tam is a double award winning hair restoration specialist and recognised for his fine detail skills and talented artistic approach. He was awarded the Phidias Gold award for his efforts as part of an international medical team in making sure the delivery of an outstanding level of hair restoration service and together with his contribution of clinical research. In addition, he was also awarded the Phidias Silver award while practicing in the London clinic at the Aegean Masters Meeting 2010. DHI VIP Lavrio, Clinic Director - Piet Lambrecht
Besides being a published author and speaker at a number of medical conferences, Dr. Tam is currently conducting various medical researches together with the group’s Medical Director Dr. Vekris in hair restoration. Dr. Tam is fully registered with the General Medical Council with a licence to practice and he is a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery.
Mr. Piet Lambrecht has acquired a diploma in Classical Philosophy and Archaeology and is living in Greece for almost 19years. He has been working for DHI Medical Group since April 2005 and is one of the most experienced sales consultants in the company.
He started his career as a Customer Relations Manager, and now has been promoted to Clinic Manager of the DHI VIP Clinic in Lavrio.
DHI of Northern California, Clinic Director -Michael Giotis
The son of DHI Founder and Chairman, Mr Giotis has been involved in every facet of DHI since childhood. He has worked for DHI in Athens, London, Paris and in the US, in various capacities such as copywriter, scientific conference coordinator, assistant Operations Manager, medical assistant, Total Care Consultant,and Marketing Director. He is now DHI Group Vice President of Operations and the Director of DHI of Northern California. He is married and has a one year old son. Mr Giotis is a published poet in both Greek and English.
DHI France, Clinic Director - Corine Arretusi
DHI Dubai, Clinic Director - Dr. Dimitrios Ziakas
DHI India, Clinic Director - Dr. Viral Desai
He is the pioneer of DHI in India and also the Medical Director for DHI India.
He is board certified Surgeon and has degree of M. Ch. [Masters- Superspeciality degree] and D. N. B. [Diplomat National Board] in Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery; also recognized by all Common wealth countries.
He is member of All India Association of Plastic Surgeons, All India Association of Aesthetic Surgeon, Maharashtra Association of Plastic Surgeons, Consultants Association of India, Indian Medical Council [IMA], Santacruz Medical Association, General Practitioners Association.
DHI Bulgaria, Clinic Director - Mr. Ivan Petkov
Dr Andrea Mori - DHI Rome Medical Director Education
Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, summa cum laude.
Specialist certificate in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Florence, summa cum laude.Memberships
Società Italiana di Chirurgia Plastica Ricostruttiva ed Estetica (SICPRE) Professional Experience.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department
Prof. Domenico Lo Russo – Prof. Mario Dini, University of Florence
Plastic Surgery Department
Campo di Marte Hospital – Lucca
Plastic Surgery Department
Dr. Peter Cordeiro, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York
Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
NYU Medical Center, New York
Dr. Sherrell Aston (Specialist in Facial Rejuvenation)
Manhatan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, New York
Plastic Surgery Department
Dr Erkki Tukiainen HUS Helsinki Hospital
Dr Mori published more than 40 papers on the most prestigious journals of plastic surgery of the world in the last 8 years.
He also participated to many courses of reconstructive surgery, microsurgery and cosmetic surgery.
Prof. Daniele De Santis - DHI Verona Medical Director
Prof. Daniele De Santis obtained his degree in Medicine and Surgery in 1989 at the University of Verona (Italy); in 1993 he post-graduated in Dentistry and in 1998 in Maxillo-Facial Surgery at the University of Verona. In 1997 he completed the Master of Implantology at the University of Nice (France). In 2003 he has been Visiting Professor at the University of Kiel (Germany). From 1992 to 2006 he has been employed as Medical Manager of the National Health System at Dentistry and Maxillo-Facial Clinic (Chief Prof. Pier Francesco Nocini) of Verona Hospital Network; in 2006 he became Associate Professor in Dental Materials at the School of Dentistry of the University of Verona and in oral surgery at the maxillo-facial post-graduate course. Since 1994 he is member of the Board and trainer at the Master of Implantology at the Universities of Verona and Rome.