Dr. Alexandros Kallifatidis is a Radiologist with subspecialty in Cardiovascular Imaging and a leading person in Cardiac Imaging (Cardiac CT, Cardiac MRI) in Greece.
He is a Board Certified Cardiovascular Imaging Radiologist (European Board of Cardiovascular Radiology-EBCR) and an active subcommittee member of “Education & EBCR Committee” of ESCR.
He is also a Fellow of the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (FEACVI).
After finishing his residency in Thessaloniki he was trained in Cardiac Imaging in Heidelberg-Germany (Cardiology Department, University Hospital “Medizinische Klinik” -Prof.Katus- Prof.Korosoglou)as well as in Marseille-France (Radiology Department, University Hospital “LA TIMONE”-Prof.Bartoli-Prof. Jacquier).
Since 2007 he is working in St.Luke’s Hospital. Under his supervision the Diagnostic Cardiac Section became one of the leading and well known units in Greece, performing many of the latest imaging techniques in Cardiac Radiology (CT & MRI), such as CMR Stress-perfussion, CMR Mapping techniques, CMR Strain etc. Regadenoson)in daily clinical practice. In addition is taking placea research collaborationwith well known Greek and European Radiology and Cardiology Departments. (Number of CMR scans per year around 450. Number of CCT scans per year around 650).
He is an active speaker in Greece and Europe and he is organising Scientific Courses in Greece, with guests lecturers experts and pioneers in the field of Cardiovascular Imaging.
Since 2015 he is collaborating with the Radiology Department of University Hospital “CHU-Hôpital Nord” in St.Etienne-France (Prof.Croisille).
On September 2020 he participated, as a Moderator, Faculty member and Speaker, in the online version of the ASKLEPIOS Course on Cardiac MR Imaging and acted as a local host-organiser.
He is an elected Executive Committee Member of the Radiological Society of Northern Greece and Member of the Hellenic Radiological Society (Cardiovascular Imaging Section) and Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR).
Together with Dr. Konstantinos Michailidis he is the co-founder of the scientific company Cardiac Intelligence.