Our UK based IVF Plus team work closely alongside the IAKENTRO IVF specialists in Greece to give you a highly professional service. Our shared goal is to maximise your chances of successful conception by supporting and caring for you throughout your IVF journey from start to finish!
Professor of Obstetrics - Gynaecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Dr Yannis Prapas graduated from the Medical School of Aristotle University, Thessaloniki and specialised in Obstetrics – Gynaecology. He has visited a number of pioneering IVF centres and in 1996 completed a one-year fellowship in the work of the Department of Reproductive Endocrinology at Yale University. Dr Yannis has published many papers in international scientific reviews on the topic of embryo implantation during an IVF cycle.
Clinical Embryologist, Head of the IVF Laboratory.
Maria Goudakou has been working at the IAKENTRO IVF laboratory since completing her degree in Biology. She is trained in all assisted reproduction techniques including, oocyte retrieval, sperm processing and the vitrification of embryos and oocytes. She also has a PhD from the Medical School of the University of Crete (Greece) since 2015.
Chrysa Gakou was born and raised in Thessaloniki. She studied Biochemistry and Biotechnology at the University of Thessaly, graduating in 2008. In 2010, she earned a Master of Science degree on Molecular Biology – Genetics and Diagnostic markers. Between 2011 and 2015, she worked at the Molecular Oncology Laboratory of the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki; in mid-2015 she joined IAKENTRO.