Ophthalmos Research and Educational Institute

About Us

Dr Niki Xanthopoulou M.D.

Ophthalmic Surgeon

Year of first medical qualification:

Location of medical degree:
Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece

Location of Ophthalmology training:

General Hospital of Chania, Department of Ophthalmology, Chania, Greece (2009-2012)

University General Hospital of Herakleio, Department of Ophthalmology, Herakleio, Greece ( 2013-2015 )


Year joined Ophthalmos Research and Educational Institute:

Other work experience:

2021– 2022

University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis, University Eye Clinic, Alexandroupolis, Greece

Consultant Ophthalmologist

General Hospital of Rethymno, Department of Ophthalmology, Rethymno, Greece
Consultant Ophthalmologist


General Hospital of Xanthi, Department of Ophthalmology, Xanthi, Greece
Consultant Ophthalmologist


Vardinoyiannion Eye institute of Crete ( V.E.I.C )



Retina Service, University General Hospital of Herakleio, Herakleio, Greece

Upon extension of service after having granted the medical specialty qualification in Ophthalmology


Research Interests:
Medical retina, posterior segment diseases