Dr. Stelios Grigorakis
Stelios Grigorakis was born in Athens in 1962 and graduated from Lycee Leonin French School in 1979 and the Medical School of Athens in 1986.
From 1989 to 1992 he worked as a Senior House Officer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Royal Free Teaching Hospital and Chase Farm District Hospital in London.
From 1992 to 1995 he worked as a Registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Mayday University Hospital, Croydon, St. George's Teaching Hospital, Tooting , and he acquired the MRCOG title (Member of the Royal College Obstetricians and Gynaecologists) in 1994 after passing the required exams.
From 1995 to1996 he specialized in Laparoscopic Surgery in Paris Cochin Hospital and in In vitro Fertilization in London at The London Gynaecology and Fertility Centre, where he got the European Certificate for Specialist Training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Since 1997, he has had his own private practice in Obstetrics and Gynecology with a special interest in Laparoscopic Surgery, Reproductive Medicine and Menopause.
In 1997, together with his colleague Marinos Tsirigotis, and the embryologist, Michael Pelecanos, the Centre of Reproduction and In Vitro Fertilization, AKESO, was inaugurated
Dr. Grigorakis is also the co-founder of the Institute of Life (IOLIFE) - Centre for Assisted Reproduction – which has been operational since 2015. It is located on the ground floor of IASO Maternity Hospital and is the most advanced IVF center in Greece and one of the most modern in Europe.