Artemis Karkanaki MD, MSc, PGCert, PhD
Gynaecologist, specialised in reproductive medicine and clinical embryology.
Dr Artemis Karkanaki is a gynaecologist specialised in assisted reproduction with her clinical subject being treatment of low fertility and the preservation of fertility for social and medical reasons such as with cancer patients.
Artemis’s scientific interests lie in reproductive endocrinology, which includes such conditions as Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), and hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in men and women, as well as the application of ovarian stimulation protocols with minimal or no use of drugs (mild stimulation and natural cycles), as dictated by modern data particularly for women of an advanced age or poor responders with low AMH.
Dr Karkanaki is a member of the Hellenic Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is an Associate of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, UK, of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE).
Dr Karkanaki speaks four languages, is a member of ΕSHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology), has published many scientific articles in international journals on gynaecology and reproduction as well as articles for the general public. She has also participated in a large number of Greek and international medical congresses with award-winning papers and has authored chapters in scientific books on gynaecology and reproduction.
She has been a member of the Embryolab medical team since 2018. She indeed shares the same values for commitment to quality, innovation and transparency in order to provide the best possible services to couples who put their trust in Embryolab, to change their lives and create families!
2018Scientific Associate in the 3rd Obstetrics-Gynecology Clinic of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Ippokrateio Hospital
Member of Embryolab’s Medical Team
2016Teaching and Learning for Health Professionals, Certificate, University of Bristol
2015-2016Specialty Dr in Assisted Conception Clinic of Guy’s Hospital, London, UK
2015Clinical Fellow in Herts and Essex Fertility Centre, Cheshunt, UK
2014Fellow in Menopause Clinics at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital with N. Panay
Specialty Dr in Reproductive Medicine, St’ Michael’s Hospital, Bristol, UK
2013Degree in the medical specialty of Obstetrics-Gynecology, Thessaloniki
2012-2013Specialisation in the 3rd Obstetrics-Gynecology Clinic of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
2011Specialisation in the Obstetrics-Gynaecology Clinic –Centre of In-Vitro Fertilisation at the University Hospital of Luebeck, Germany
2010PhD from the Medical School of the University of Thessaloniki
Observership in the Department of Reproductive Medicine, Seacroft Hospital, University of Leeds, UK
Medical Practitioner of General Medical Council, UK
2008Specialisation in the Obstetrics-Gynaecology Clinic of the General Hospital of Giannitsa, Greece
Master of Science in Clinical Embryology of University of Leeds, UK
2007Specialisation in the Surgery Clinic of the General Hospital of Katerini
2006Licenciada en Medicina, Ministerio de Education y Ciencia, España
Scientific Associate in an IVF center in Thessaloniki
2005-2010Scientific Associate in the 4th Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinic of AUTH.
2005Graduate of the Medical School of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
2002-2003Erasmus Scholarship in the Medical School of Valencia, Spain
2002Diploma Basico, Instituto Cervantes
1999Diploma di lingua Italiana, Instituto Italiano di Cultura di Salonico
1996Certificat de la Langue Française, Institut Français de Thessalonique
Certificate of Proficiency in English, The University of Michigan