Athanasios Saratzis

MBBS, FHEA, PhD, FRCS, Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery, Honorary Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

University of Leicester, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences

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Dr Athanasios Saratzis is an academic vascular surgeon with an interest in clinical and translational research. At the same time, I have a clinical interest in peripheral revascularisation with a focus on complex endovascular and hybrid procedures.


Dr Athanasios Saratzis is currently based in the NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Centre and Department of Cardiovascular Sciences (University of Leicester) as Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery and Honorary Consultant Vascular Surgeon. Prior to his current academic appointment, he completed my higher surgical training in Birmingham (West Midlands), Leicester, and London (Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust), funded by the NIHR as a fellow and subsequently as a clinical lecturer; He also completed a number of visiting/travel fellowships outside the UK as part of his endovascular training in high volume cardiovascular centres, such as the Houston Methodist.


Qualifications: FHEA, FRCS, PhD.