Meet the team

Our dedicated team has helped many people fulfill their dream of having children. Experienced infertility specialists, highly qualified embryologists, caring midwives and treatment coordinators, as well as other trained team members, work hard in order to provide you with the best possible treatment and support that you need. Many past patients have offered to share their experience with Newlife IVF Greece and how it felt to have IVF treatment abroad in our IVF stories section. We hope that this may help you understand how we work and why others have chosen to trust us with their treatment.
Newlife IVF Greece Team


Dimitrios Dovas, MD, DFFP
Obstetrician-Gynaecologist, Infertility Specialist, Medical Director
Dimitrios is the Medical Director of the Newlife IVF Greece clinic and is responsible for all international patients. He graduated from the Medical School of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH). He specialized in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in England. He obtained the Diploma in Family Planning from the London Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecogists. He participated in the training of medical students and midwives. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the 2nd Obs & Gynae Clinic of AUTH. He is a member of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) and the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), has lectured in many international conferences, and published a large number of articles in scientific journals.


Athanasios Pantelis, MD, PhD
Obstetrician-Gynaecologist,
Infertility Specialist
Athanasios is an Infertility Specialist at Newlife IVF Greece. He obtained a PhD degree and graduated from the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH). He specialized in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, completing his training in the 2nd Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinic of AUTH. During his speciality, he had the opportunity to be trained in infertility, high-risk pregnancy, cervical pathology, endoscopic surgery and urogynaecology. He is a member of the Greek Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society, the Greek Society of Perinatal Medicine, the Greek Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology and the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE). He has participated in numerous scientific conferences and has published papers in international journals.


Afroditi Zisopoulou, BSc, MSc
Clinical Embryologist,
Lab Director
Afroditi is the Lab co-Director at Newlife IVF clinic. She studied Biology at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She completed an MSc in Genetics at the same university and carried on with further studies in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Heidelberg, Germany. She set up and directed the IVF lab in large fertility units in Thessaloniki. She is a certified Senior Clinical Embryologist by ESHRE. She is currently a Board member of the Pan-Hellenic Society of Clinical Embryologists (PEKE), ESHRE, and ALPHA Scientists in Reproductive Medicine.


Chrysa Karakosta, BSc, MSc
Clinical Embryologist,
Lab Director & International Patient Manager
Chrysa is the Lab co-Director at Newlife IVF clinic and the International Patient Manager. She studied Applied Biology (BSc) at Kingston University, UK. She has two postgraduate titles: MSc Human Reproductive Biology from the Imperial College of London and a Diploma and Certificate in Clinical Embryology from the Association of Clinical Embryologists (ACE) Training Committee and the Institute of Biology (IOB), UK. She specialized in IVF and ICSI at King’s College Hospital, London. She periodically visited the Bridge IVF Clinic, Lagos Nigeria to organize and supervise the laboratory set up. She worked as Senior Clinical Embryologist in large IVF Centers in Thessaloniki. She is a certified Senior Clinical Embryologist by ESHRE. She is a member of the Pan-Hellenic Society of Clinical Embryologists (PEKE), ESHRE, and ALPHA Scientists in Reproductive Medicine. She was also board member of PEKE.


Anthi Stamkopoulou, MD, MSc
Obstetrician - Gynaecologist
Infertility Specialist
Anthi is an Infertility Specialist at Newlife IVF Greece. She graduated from the Medical School of the Democritus University of Thrace in Alexandroupolis. She specialized in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, completing her training in the 2nd Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinic of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. During her speciality, she had the opportunity to be trained in infertility, high-risk pregnancy, sonography, cervical pathology, endoscopic surgery and urogynaecology. She completed her Master of Science in Reproductive Medicine in Democritus University of Thrace. She is a member of the Greek Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society and the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE). She has participated in many scientific conferences and has published papers in international journals.


Elli Kachpani, MSc
Clinical
Embryologist
Elli is an Embryologist and a member of the scientific team of Newlife IVF Greece. She is fully trained on Assisted Reproduction Techniques and has extensive expertise on embryo biopsy. Elli has graduated from the Faculty of Molecular Biology and Genetics of the University of Democritus and obtained a MSc degree in Reproductive Biology from the University of Thessaly.


Eirini Neofytou, PhD
Clinical Embryologist
Eirini is an Embryologist working in the IVF laboratory and a member of the scientific team of Newlife IVF Greece. She has been trained on Assisted Reproduction Techniques in the IVF Unit of “Papageorgiou” Hospital. Eirini has graduated from the Faculty of Biology and obtained her PhD on male infertility from the University of Crete.


Lefteris Gavriil, BSc, MSc
Junior Embryologist
Lefteris is a Junior Embryologist at the Newlife IVF Greece clinic. Lefteris studied Biochemistry and Biotechnology at the University of Thessaly (Greece) and graduated from the University of Sheffield (UK) with the degree of MSc in Reproductive and Developmental Medicine. He is currently a member of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE).


Tatiana Baramidze, BSc
Midwife,
Coordination of treatment programs
Tatiana is a Midwife and a Treatment Program Coordinator at Newlife IVF Greece. She is also responsible for organizing the surgical procedures. She studied at the Midwifery Department of the Technological Educational Institution in Thessaloniki and is currently a member of the European Society of Assisted Reproduction (ESHRE). Following her graduation, Tatiana has specialized in the surgical treatment domain while working at the 1st Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinic of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.


Voula Adamopoulou, BSc, MSc
Midwife
Voula is a Midwife at Newlife IVF Greece clinic. She holds an BSc degree from the Midwifery Department of the Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki. After her graduation, she has completed her postgraduate studies at the Democritus University of Alexandroupolis, specializing in "Human Reproduction".


Voula Adamopoulou, BSc, MSc
Midwife,
International Patient Coordinator
Maroula is a Midwife and an International Patient Coordinator at the Newlife IVF Greece clinic. She is responsible for supporting international patients during their respective treatment cycles. She possesses a college degree obtained from the Midwifery Department of the Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki. After her graduation, she has completed her postgraduate studies at the Democritus University of Alexandroupolis, specializing in ‘Prenatal Diagnosis-Labor-Contraception’. She speaks English, German and Italian and has participated in numerous of medical conferences.


Victoria Sidiropoulou, BSc, MSc
Fertility Nurse,
International Patient Coordinator
Victoria is a Fertility Nurse and an International Patient Coordinator at the Newlife IVF clinic in Greece. She is responsible for supporting international patients and their respective treatment cycles. She holds a BSc degree in Nursing and Physiotherapy. She has also completed her postgraduate studies at the National Kapodistrian University of Athens, specializing in 'Human Reproduction and Genetics'. Victoria speaks English and has participated in numerous of medical conferences.


Sophia Nedou, BSc
Midwife
Sophia is a highly focused Midwife working at Newlife IVF clinic in Greece. She holds a BSc degree from the Midwifery Department of the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, which is a higher education public institute. Sophia is characterized by her professionalism and her ability to perform under pressure.


Katerina Zgorani, BSc
Midwife
Katerina is a Midwife at Newlife IVF clinic. She is experienced at providing high standard midwifery care. She holds a BSc degree from the Midwifery Department of the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki. Katerina focuses on supporting women physically and mentally through their journeys.


Ermina Konstantinidou, BSc
Midwife,
International Patient Coordinator
Ermina is a Midwife and an International Patient Coordinator at Newlife IVF Greece. She is responsible for supporting international patients and providing a valuable helping hand. She possesses a BSc degree from the Technological Educational Institute of Western Macedonia. She is currently studying “Health Administration” during her postgraduate studies at the University of Macedonia. She speaks English and has participated in many medical conferences.


Christina Kyriakidou, BSc
Head of Customer Support
Christina is the Head of Customer Service Department at Newlife IVF Greece. She is responsible for managing all processes and activities relating to customer support. She is responsible for communicating with customers and supporting them throughout their journey. She holds a BSc degree obtained from the Social Administration and Political Science Department of the Democritus University of Thrace. She has participated in numerous scientific conferences in the domain of Management of Health Services.


Emmanouela Meletiadou, BSc
Customer Support
Emmanouela is a member of the Customer Service Department of Newlife IVF Greece. She holds a BSc degree on Economics from the University of Macedonia. Emmanouela is a determined and hard-working professional, willing to customers’ best service.


Monica Lera, BSc
International Patient Coordinator
Monica is working as an International Patient Coordinator at Newlife IVF Greece. She is responsible for managing the treatment cycles of international patients and providing support. She holds a BSc degree on Political Science, obtained from the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, and has been participating in conferences in the domain of international affairs. Monica has been working for “Metromedia” broadcast and print media journalism group for many years.