Dr. Evangelos Tsichlis has operated more than 3000 intraocular surgeries and more than 1500 laser surgeries. It is remarkable that the above interventions took place exclusively in the Ophthalmology Clinics of German Universities; he is one of the few physicians in Greece who have a list of thousands of surgeries certified by University Clinics abroad.
Dr Tsichlis Evangelos
Dr. Evangelos Tsichlis is an Ophthalmic Surgeon with a sub-specialtyin vitreoretinal surgery.
Born in Athens, Greece, he graduated in 1998 from the Medical School of the University RWTH of Aachen, whereas in 2005 he received his specialty certification in Ophthalmology at the Medical Association of Münster.
In 2006, he completed his PhD degree at the University of Heidelberg in Germany (Thesis: “Viscocanalostomy, deep sclerotomy, irrigations trabeculotomy as treatment for patients with chronic open angle glaucoma”). In February 2007, he was awarded the title of Doctor of the University of Heidelberg.
In 2001, after completing his studies, he worked at the Klinikum of the University of Aachen in Germany, initially in the Department of Emergency Surgery (Director: Prof. Paar) and then in the Department of Ophthalmology Clinic (Director: Prof. Schrage).
In October 2001, he was admitted to the Ophthalmology Clinic of Klinikum Bielefeld (Academic Hospital of Münster University), whose director is Prof. Dr. med. habil. R.O.W. Burk, who is the inventor of the Heidelberg Retina Tomograph (HRT), the world's leading glaucoma diagnosis tool.
In December 2005, he took up a position as a specialist until November 2006, when he was appointed Consultant and Deputy Director of the Ophthalmology Clinic of Klinikum Bielefeld.
From 2009 until today, Dr. Evangelos Tsichlis works as Consultant-Ophthalmologist at Hygeia Hospital, Medical Center of Athens and Laser Vision Clinic, and his main focus is vitreoretinal surgery.
Dr. Evangelos Tsichlis has extensive experience in intraocular surgeries and ophthalmic laser surgeries in university clinics in Germany as well as in leading hospitals in Greece. This is why he is renowned for his work not only in Greece, but also abroad.
Dr. Tsichlis has presented his work, mainly focusing on vitreoretinal surgery, in over 50 international medical congresses and conferences.
- Member of the Greek Medical Council
- Member of the German Medical Council