Petros Konofaos

Petros Konofaos

Petros Konofaos

Petros Konofaos, MD, PhD, FEBOPRAS

Dr Konofaos was born in Athens, Greece in 1973. Dr Konofaos is currently Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery and Neurology at the Department of Plastic Surgery of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis Tennessee, USA. Dr Konofaos is a member of national and international Plastic Surgery associations and serves as a reviewer and editorial board member for many peer-reviewed medical journals.

 

Current Positions

  • Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2014-present)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2017-present)
  • Director of Research, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2014-present)
  • Associate Program Director, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2014-present)

 

Education

    • M.D. Degree
  • Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Medical School, Thessaloniki, Greece (1992-1998)
    • Ph.D. Degree
  • University of Athens, Medical School, Athens Greece (2011)
    • Plastic Surgery Board Certifications
  • Greek Plastic Surgery Board (2010)
  • European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS) (2014)
    • Fellowships
  • Nerve microsurgical fellowship, Division of Plastic Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia (2006-2008)
  • Microvascular fellowship, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2011-2012)
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery Craniofacial Surgery fellowship, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2012-2013)
  • Maxillofacial and Adult Craniofacial Surgery fellowship, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2013-2014)

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Microvascular surgery
  • Peripheral nerve reconstruction
  • Cleft Lip/Palate and Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Craniofacial surgery
  • Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • Maxillofacial trauma

 

Publications/Presentations

  • Author and co-author of 91 peer-reviewed articles, and 10 book chapters
  • 95 presentations at local, regional, national and international meetings