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Kostas Papagiannopoulos

Consultant Thoracic Surgeon

, Leeds

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Medico-legal services provided by Kostas Papagiannopoulos

Areas of expertise

  • Minimally invasive treatment of lung cancer including chest wall (rib case)
  • Management of airway disease benign and malignant (wind pipe) with local resection, PDT and stents
  • Treatment of emphysema; surgical and endoscopic using special valves 
  • Treatment of chest wall deformities; pectus repairs without the use of metal bars both minimally invasive and open (Nuss or Ravitch)
  • VATS (key hole) surgery for malignant and benign diseases of chest with an established program in Leeds since 2005
  • Complex operations for lung cancer involving spine offering team approach with a senior Neurosurgeon
  • Minimally invasive treatment for Thoracic Outlet syndrome (key hole surgery)
  • Minimally invasive treatment (key hole) of atrial fibrillation
  • Management of mesothelioma
  • Offers second opinion for complex and failed procedures with National and International referrals

Medico-legal experience

  • Mr Papagiannopoulos undertakes medico-legal work. He has attended lectures and received the Cardiff University Bond Solon expert witness certificate.

Details of expert witness practice:

  • Claimant to defendant ratio: 80:20
  • Medical negligence cases: yes
  • Does not undertake medico-legal work under the age of 18
  • Workload: approximately 30-40 cases per annum
  • Experience in Coroner’s/Crown Court: yes

Key publications

Are you prepared to appear in court?

  • Yes

Time frame for delivery of reports

  • Within twenty working days


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Professional details



Qualified in 1990 in Greece

Registrations and licensing

  • General Medical Council (GMC)

    Registration no.: 4143802
    Date of registration: 25-Oct-1994

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Memberships and associations

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