Dr. Panagopoulos Biography

Dr. Panagopoulos got his degree in medicine from the University of Thessaloniki, Medical school in Greece. He also attended the Greek Academy of Military Medicine and worked as a military doctor during the years prior to joining Dr. Chatzizisis' scientific team in the Cardiovascular Biology and Biomechanics Laboratory at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He intends to collaborate actively with the multidisciplinary team of experts and researchers in order to assimilate scientific knowledge and experience, among other subjects, on the following: coronary biomechanics, angioplasty and stenting of complex coronary lesions, pathophysiology of atherosclerotic disease and advanced techniques for cardiac imaging. Dr. Panagopoulos strongly believes that with great effort and dedication to the collective endeavor, everything is achievable. He aspires to follow the path of physician-scientist in the field of cardiology.