Mr. V. Protogerou is a Surgeon Urologist – Andrology Specialist, Ass. Professor at Athens Medical School. He has been trained in Andrology in Guy’s Hospital, London next to the famous Andrology Specialist David Ralph. He was trained in the treatment of all Andrology conditions and penile diseases, as well as male infertility. He is specialised in all Andrology surgeries, such as placement of penile prostheses, treatment of the Peyronie’s disease, phalloplasty (penis lengthening and thickening), microsurgery such as microsurgical varicocele repair and is one of the few doctors in Greece who performs microsurgical testicular biopsy (micro TESE) for sperm cells search.
He has conducted research on phalloplasty and his studies have been published in international journals, and at the same time he is one of the few doctors in the world who has conducted research on the use of stem cells to treat erectile dysfunction with very encouraging results so far.
He is among the co-founders of ANDROCLINIC and member of International Societies (International Society of Sexual Medicine), ESSM (European Society of Sexual Medicine), EAU (European Association of Urology).
In Greece, he is the President of ANDRYPO (Department of ANDRology – INfertility of the Hellenic Urological Association). He is in charge of the Andrology clinic of the 2nd University Clinic of Atticon Hospital where all Andrology cases are examined (penile diseases, erectile dysfunction, male infertility etc.).
At the same time he deals with the whole range of urology and treats all prostate diseases (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, prostate cancer), urinary lithiasis etc. and applies all modern methods (TURIS prostatectomy, robotic prostatectomy for prostate cancer, flexible ureterorenoscopy – lithotripsy with laser for kidney- ureter stones etc.).