REMARKABLE GREEKS Afksendiyos Kalangos, Cardiovascular surgeon

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REMARKABLE  GREEKS Afksendiyos Kalangos, Cardiovascular surgeon

 

Afksendiyos Kalangos

Cardiovascular surgeon with managerial position in the Cardiovascular Clinic of the University Hospital of Geneva. He owns the patent of «Kalangos Ring», an innovative “ring” which is placed in the children’s heart in order to repair the mitral valve and it is used world widely for children’s cardiovascular surgery. Afksendiyos Kalangos, the creator of the charity institute «Coeurs pour tous» (Hearts for all), a modern missionary of Medicine gave back life to 12,000 needy children who he surgically treated with his team, in the most neglected corners of the world, and having as his only reward the smile of these children.

Director: Christos Barbas

Editor and Presenter: Anna Grimani
Production: TIMELINE PRODUCTIONS / Greek National Television, ET1
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November 3, 2015