EMMANOUIL A. ARVANITAKIS
DATE OF BIRTH: 6 December 1971
FAMILY STATUS: Married, Three children
WORK ADDRESS: 121, Ethnikis Antistaseos Av. Kesariani, Athens 161 22
TEL: +30 210 7258116
FAX: +30 210 7258117
WORKING HOURS: By appointment at the above contact numbers
EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS
Sept 2003 – Queen Margaret University College Edinburgh
Grant for PhD within diabetic foot.
Sept 2001-Jun 2003 Queen Margaret University College Edinburgh
MSc in Podiatry 13-16/4/2000 Northampton University
Pharmacology Course for CPMs (Certificate in Prescription of Medicine.
Sept 1998-1999 Manchester Metropolitan University
Certificate in Sport Injuries and Therapy
Sept 1996 – 1997 Manchester Metropolitan University
Certificate in Professional Studies (sports Podiatry)
Sept 1991-May 1995 (Clinical experience included)
BSc Hons in Podiatry, Salford University, Manchester
Project Title: Comparison of Diabetic foot Treatment between Greece and the UK.
Sept 1989- Jun 1991 The South Manchester College
BTEC National Diploma in Health Studies (Pre-medical course)
- Voluntary participation in the 28th Olympic Games( 13-29 August 2004) as a Podiatrist at the Medical Center of the Olympic Village
- Voluntary participation in the 12th Paraolympic Games (17-28 September 2004) as a Podiatrist at the Medical Center of the Olympic Village
SPEECHES & SEMINARS
3/7/10- 7/7/10 1st international summit for nail diseases. Nail disorders in athletes
21/05/07-23/05/07 1st Combined Hellenic Austrian Congress in foot and ankle disorders in Myconos. “Diabetic foot care”
1/06/07-03/06/07 Hellenic Society of the Study of the Diseases for Diabetic Foot. The role of the podiatrist in Diabetic foot. Kalamata
19/12/06 E.E.X.O.T. Department of Foot and Ankle. Therapy and cure of the foot.
27/5/05 – 29/5/05 1ο Balkan congress in Drama. “ orthotic therapy in sport injuries”.
6/10/04 – 9/10/04 60 panelinic orthopaedic congress, Hilton Athens Greece. « VARIABILITY OF PRESSURES AND FORCES IN NORMAL CHILDREN AND CHILDREN WITHOUT HEMIPLEGIA»
13/5/04 – 16/5/04 II Eastern Mediterranean Meeting on Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine to be held in Santorini, 13 -16 May 2004. abstract entitled: « VARIABILITY OF PRESSURES AND FORCES IN NORMAL CHILDREN AND CHILDREN WITHOUT HEMIPLEGIA»
29/5/04. Seminar given to nurses on the Diabetic Foot. At Sotiria hospital, Athens, Greece.
9/5/ – 11/5/03: oral presentation on foot care for the patients with diabetes. 3o panelinic conference for people with diabetes.
12/3/03: Seminar given to orthopaedic surgeon on the role of orthotic therapy within the foot and ankle pathology.
22/11-24/11 03 Oral Speech at the 16th Symposium of Physiotherapy. Gait analysis and orthotics
15/4 – 17/4/02 : Oral presentation on Eastern Mediterranean Cerebral palsy and developmental medicine congress ” Static Plantar foot measurements in cerebral palsy children receiving botulinum toxin a injections”.
17/2/02: Seminar given to physiotherapist on the role of the orthotic therapy for the athletes.
11/9-16/9/01:Speech on the 57 panellinic orthopaedic conference with subject, ‘ Neuropathic diabetic feet related with maximum foot pressure.
6/9 – 9/9/01: Speech on the 8ο panellinic conference in physiotherapy, subject “orthotic therapy for childs feet.”
March/April 2001: Poster at the Panhellenic Diabetic Conference. Neuropathic diabetic feet related with maximum foot pressure.
Sept 2000: Poster at the 3rd Mediterranean Rehabilltation Conference.
April 2000: Seminar given to nurses on the Diabetic Foot.
March 2000: Speech on the Diabetic Foot at «PolyClinici» Athens Hospital
June 1999: Training Seminar on the Diabetic Foot at Tzaneio Hospital, Pireaus.
May 1999: Diabetic Foot Care Speech at Panhellenic Organisation of
April 1999: Panhellenic Diabetic Conference
Feb 1999: Speech on «The role of the Podiatrist» at Fleming Hospital, Athens
Jan 1999: Seminar for Parents and Children on «Foot Care», at Paidon Hospital (Aglaia Kyriakou) Athens
27—28/10/1998 National Conference of Diabetics. Therapy and prevention of complications of Diabetic Foot.
Clinical pathologies for the forefoot
Edited by El. Ntounis
Chapter 16 of the book ‘orthotic therapy of the forefoot’ ( by E. A. Arvanitakis)
Foot and Ankle Clinical pathologies
Edited by Th. Grivas
Chapter 57 of the book ‘Orthotic therapy of the foot’ (by E.A.Arvanitakis)
Sept 1999, Volume 3, issue 4
“Meaning Remedy of Diabetic Foot- Special Shoes”.
1999, Volume 12, issue1
Callus. Importance and treatment in diabetic foot
January/March 1999, issue 5
«Presence of callus in diabetic foot».
Diabetic Foot, “Prevention is better than cure”.
20/09/2006 working with the Medical team of OLYMPIAKOS F.C.
14/06/2009-2010 working with the Medical team of OMONOIA of CYPRUS
Working with medical team of A.E.K F.C
Working with medical team of ASTERA TRIPOLIS F.Cs
01/09/99 Founder and owner of the Podiatry Center of Kessariani, Athens Greece
2001 Podiatrist of the children shoes chain ‘ Crocodilino’
99-01 Worked with medical team of Kalamata F.C.
96-97 Worked with the Podiatrist of Manchester United F.C.
- Manchester Foot Hospital (of the Royal Infirmary)
Sept 1998-99 Medical advisor to Janssen-Cilag for the study of
Oct 1998 to date Geniko Kratiko Hospital, Athens.
Responsible for the Diabetic Foot Department
Sept 90 – June 91 Manchester Foot Hospital
Voluntary work. General Podiatrist.
Clinical experience in: Biomechanical analysis, Gait analysis, custom made orthotics ( supervised by Senior Podiatrist Haword Price)
Salford University Clinic
Clinical Experience in podopediatrics, Sports Podiatry, Gait analysis, Diagnosis and treatment in Diabetic Feet
03/1995-09/1996 Hellenic Army
Feb 1997 : Medical team of Manchester United Football Club
March1997: 5th Panhellenic Diabetic Conference
May 1997: National Conference of the Society of Podiatrists
May 1999: 5th Conference of Diabetic Foot
Sept/Oct 1999: 35th EASD annual meeting Brussels Belgium.
Sept 2001 : Panhellenic Orthopaedic Conference
SOCIETIES (member of)
Greek Diabetologist Society
The Society of Podiatrists (reg. No. 13275)
The International Society of Biomechanics
The Council for Professions Supplementary to Medicine
The Society of Wound Care
1. Dr. Tom Carline
head of podiatry department of Edinburgh University
leith campus, Edinburgh
2. Dr. George Piaditis
Head of the Department of Endocrinology
Geniko Kratiko Hospital
3. Haword Price
Senior Podiatrist (Podiatrist of Manchester United Football Club)
Withington Hospital, Podiatry Department, Nell la
West Didsbury, Manchester M20, UK.
4. Frank Mc Court
Senior Podiatrist, Salford University
Frederick Road, Salford, M6 6PU, UK.
5. Joan Gem
Chief Podiatrist (Head of Manchester foot Hospital)
Manchester Foot Hospital
Department of the Manchester Infirmary Hospital
5-7 Anson Road, Manchester M14 5BY, UK.Neil Roach
Personal Tutor of the MSc course
Manchester Metropolitan University
Crewe & Alsager Faculty, Department of Exercise and Sport Science
Hassall Road, ST7 2HL, UK