The Laboratory

Our vision is to be the leading Anatomic Pathology Laboratory in Greece, a pioneer in new techniques and developments, aiming to fully meet the modern and future diagnostic needs of patients and health professionals, with the highest safety standards, while also carrying out research activities.

We apply high ethical and moral standards and provide an excellent working environment in which our employees can develop both as professionals and as people.

The high level of scientific training, specialization, and many years of experience of our scientific staff are a guarantee for the correct diagnosis and rapid processing of histological and other tests carried out in our laboratory and constitute the basic principles of our operation.

Istomedica Anatomic Pathology Laboratory performs all diagnostic tests using the most modern equipment and with a focus on quality, speed, and the best service to patients for a timely and valid diagnosis.

Moreover, the price policy followed is based on values, ideals, and philosophy, which are the principles of Medical Science. It focuses on good cooperation with partner Doctors, Hospitals and Clinics, as well as on providing all patients with the opportunity to have access to high quality Medical Services, at a fast pace and low financial cost.

Istomedica Anatomic Pathology Laboratory is certified to the highest quality standard, ISO 15189, and has achieved accreditation of its services by the National Accreditation System (Certificate Number 1098). In addition, all accredited tests are subjected annually to systematic inter-laboratory audits by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). This process ensures the high level of service provided regarding the results quality assurance.

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Our Advanced Equiment

Our state-of-the-art equipment with their full automation, ensure excellent results of the applied techniques, in fast and unprecedented times, while the computerization of the center allows the implementation of innovative services.
The equipment and the reagents used are compatible with the requirements and restrictions set by the Greek legislation and the European Union.
The facilities and the "closed" type state-of-the-art machinery protect the health of the employees, resulting in a pleasant and clean environment.

In addition, ISTOMEDICA has a meticulously documented equipment maintenance program, which follows the recommendations of the equipment manufacturers. The use of the equipment is entrusted exclusively to authorised personnel of the laboratory. The equipment is used in accordance with the respective equipment manufacturers' user manuals.

Each device - instrument is assigned a unique identification number and marked with it. In addition, a record is kept for each device - instrument with data on errors, repairs, maintenance, checks and calibrations, where required. Checked/calibrated equipment is marked with a label indicating the check/calibration status of the equipment and the relevant date.

Our team

Istomedica Anatomic Pathology Laboratory is staffed with medical, scientific, and administrative personnel with a high level of training and an increased sense of scientific responsibility for the provision of reliable medical examination services.

The Scientifically Responsible Doctors

Pathologist Associate Professor of the Faculty of Medicine National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Pathologist Associate Professor of the Faculty of Medicine National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

The Medical Staff

Dr. Eleni Mourtzoukou

Pathologist

Dr. Despina Mourtzoukou

Pathologist

Dr. Vasilis Milionis

Pathologist

Dr. Aida Tsitlidou

Pathologist

Dr. Christos Karampogias

Pathologist

Histotechnologists

Lora Mela

Histotechologist

Thomas Lentzas

Histotechologist

Δήμητρα Τζεβελέκη

Histotechologist

Μαρία Ευαγγέλου

Histotechologist

Our Associates

  • Dr. Maria Gazouli, Professor of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece: Molecular Analyses, Detection of Microbial Pathogens and Diagnostic Markers of Pharmacokinetic Action or Genetic Predisposition.
  • Dr. Zoe Chondrodimou: Cytological Analyses.

The Administrative Staff

Stefanos Tsironas

Director of Administrative
& Marketing Services

Penelope Gouta

Director of Financial Services
& Information Systems

Theodora Kokkori

Head of Accounting

Eleni Fotiadi

Head of Secretariat