Petros Konofaos, MD, PhD

About Petros Konofaos, MD, PhD

Specialty: Plastic Surgery

 

1068 Cresthaven Road
Memphis, TN  38119
Office:  901-866-8525
Fax:  901-302-2525

Certification:

    • Greek Board of Plastic Surgery

 

Education:

  • Medical Degree: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Health Sciences, Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Doctorate: Ph.D., Faculty of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Residency:

  • (General Surgery) Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece
  • Prefectural Hospital of Nafplio, Argolida, Greece
  • (Plastic Surgery) KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
  • (Reconstructive & Nerve Microsurgery) Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia

Fellowship:

  • (Microsurgery) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee
  • (Pediatric & Plastic Surgery & Craniofacial Surgery) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee
  • (Maxillofacial & Adult Craniofacial Surgery) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Academic Title:

  • Assistant Professor

Special Interests:

  • Migraine Surgery
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Nerve Microsurgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery

Professional Membership:

  • Medical Association
  • Athens Medical Association
  • Hellenic Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
  • World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery

Additional Information:

  • Author and coauthor of multiple articles, book chapters and research projects
    • Selected Publications:
      • ‘Experience with 60 adult patients with facial paralysis secondary to tumor extirpation’ Terzis JK,Konofaos P, Plast Reconstr Surg 2012; 130(1): 51e-66e
      • ’Nerve Repair by Means of Tubulization: Past, Present, Future’
        Konofaos P, Ver Halen JP,J Reconstr Microsurg 2013; 29(3): 149-164
      • ’FK506 and Nerve Regeneration: Past, Present, and Future’
        Konofaos P, Terzis JK,J Reconstr Microsurg 2013; 29(3): 141-148
      • ’Reanimation of facial palsy following tumor extirpation in pediatric patients: Our experience with 16 patients’
        Terzis JK,Konofaos P, J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2013; 66(9): 1219-1229
      • ’A new technique for fixation in the fronto-orbital reconstruction for craniosynostosis using a resorbable mesh’
        Konofaos P, Wallace RD,Plast Reconstr Surg 2014; 133(2): 237e-239e
      • ’Combined Contraction and Distraction of the Facial Skeleton in Staged Treatment of an Atypical Facial Cleft Using Distraction Devices’
        Konofaos P, Alvarez S, Wallace RD,J Craniofac Surg 2014; 25(3): 926-929