Christiana Savvidou

Hand Surgeon

Languages Spoken English, Greek
Education MD, PhD
Specialist Hand Surgeon
DOH License Grade Specialist
Types of Physician Fulltime

Credentials

  • Hand Surgeon (Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure, USA)
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon - Hand Surgeon (Indiana Professional Licensing Agency, Indiana, USA)
  • Hand & Microsurgery Fellowship (University of Tampere, Finland)
  • Hand & Microsurgery (Fellowship, University Of Louisville, Kentucky, USA).
  • Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Cyprus
  • Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Greece
  • PhD (University of Athens, Greece)
  • MD (University of Athens, Greece)

Professional Associations

  • ASSH (American Society for Surgery of the Hand)
  • AAHS (American Association For Hand Surgery)
  • EWAS (European Wrist Arthroscopy Society)
  • Member of the Kleinert Society
  • HAOST (Hellenic Association of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology)
  • Cyprus Medical Association.
  • Emirates medical association.

Professional Experience

  • Hand Surgeon at the Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Kentucky, USA
  • Hand Surgeon at the University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
  • Hand and Microsurgeon at the University of Tampere, Finland
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon – Hand and Microsurgeon at the Limassol General Hospital, Cyprus
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon, 2nd Department of Orthopaedics, University of Athens, Greece

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered

  • Surgical management of wrist pain, wrist ligaments injury, wrist arthritis, wrist fractures
  • Management of sports injuries of hand, wrist and elbow including sprains, fractures and Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tears (TFCC injury)
  • Management of pain in the hands and fingers, hand ligaments injury, hand arthritis, hand fractures
  • Hand and wrist deformity corrections
  • Congenital hand deformities correction (Paediatric)
  • Management of paediatric upper extremity injuries
  • Management of obstetric brachial plexus
  • Hand and upper extremity nerve repair
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Management of compressive neuropathies and disorders including carpal tunnel release, cubital tunnel release, radial tunnel release, trigger finger, trigger thumb, de quervains tendinitis, dupuytrens contracture, tennis elbow, golfers elbow, ganglion excision
  • Extensor and flexor tendon injuries, tendon repair, tendon transfers
  • Management of thumb basal joint arthritis
  • Management of rheumatoid arthritis of hand and wrist