Dr Andreas Patsalides
Chief Doctor, General Practitioner, Gynecologist
Dr. Patsalides was born in 1954. He graduated from the American Academy in Larnaca in 1973.
In 1972, with a year scholarship from the American Field Service, he graduated from Twin Falls High School, Idaho, USA with Highest Honours. After 2 years of military service, he studied Biochemistry at Pen University in Philadelphia, USA, 1975 – 1976.
In the period of 1976 – 1983, he studied Medicine in Bucharest, Romania, receiving his MD degree in 1983.
With a scholarship from the World Health Organization, he continued studying in Medical University of Lodz in Poland (1984), where he received a medical specialization in “Gynecology and Obstetrics”. The following year, with a scholarship from the Polish Ministry of Health, he did a post-graduate course in Prenatal Diagnosis, receiving the “Philosopher’s Degree” in Medicine in 1989. After that, in 1990, he was awarded a scholarship from the Cyprus Government for Israel, where he studied Endocrinology of Reproduction at Sackler University and IVF at Dela Shiomer Hospital in Tel Aviv.
After his studies, Dr Patsalides began working in Paphos, as a private Gynecologist – Obstetrician and as the Director of “St. Raphael Clinic” (1990 – 2002).
Since 2002, he has been working as a Gynecologist-Obstetrician in the Government Health Sector. He worked at Limassol General Hospital for 2 years (2002-2004), at Paphos General Hospital for 13 years (2004-2016), where he was the Director of the Gynecology Clinic, and at Nicosia Makario Hospital for 2 years (2016-2017), where he was training doctors specializing in Gynecology & Obstetrics.
During his career, Dr Patsalides has received many certificates, as well as the Master’s Degree (MSc) in “Organising & Management of Health Units”, from Frederick University in Nicosia, Cyprus – 2012 and a Master’s Degree (MSc) in Mastology from the Mediterranean Mobile University of Mastology in 2016.
He retired from the public sector in September 2017. After that, he worked as a private doctor at Hippocration Clinic in Paphos. He is registered with GeSY since December 2019.
In 2020, Dr Patsalides became the Chief Doctor – Gynecologist for GeSY patients, and GP for private patients at WeCare Medical Centre in Paphos.