Certified surgeons

BRESO's mission is to promote accredited specialist breast surgical care for breast cancer patients and women at high risk of breast cancer by the certification of trained surgeons in breast cancer surgery.

You will find below the list of BRESO-certified surgeons (between brackets the year when they obtained BRESO certification) 


Tibor G. Kovacs, Medical Director Breast Health Program, Jiahui Breast Institute, Shangai; Honorary Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Guy’s and St. Thomas Hospital London (2021)


Ana Car Peterko, Consultant surgeon, Dpt. of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Clinical Hospital Centre Rijeka (2023)


Anneza Yiallourou, Department of Surgery, Medical School, University of Cyprus (2021)

Michalakis Kailides, Consultant, Breast Center of Cyprus, Nicosia (2022)


Marco Mele, Consultant, Department of Breast Surgery, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital (2021)


Fabien Reyal, Head of Breast Gynecologic cancer & Reconstructive Surgery, Department Surgery, Institut Curie Paris (2021)


Thorsten Kuehn, Chief, Department of Gynecology, Klinikum Esslingen (2021)


Christos Markopoulos, Director, Breast Unit, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens & Athens Medical Center Private Hospital Marousi (2021)

Theodoros Kontoulis, Consultant Breast Surgeon, Breast Unit, Genesis and St. Luke's Hospital (2021)

Georgios Metaxas, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, General Hospital Elena Venzelou, Athens (2021)

Fiorita Nikiforita Poulakaki, Head, Department of Breast Surgery, Euroclinic Athens Hospital, Athens (2021)

Miltiadis Angelopoulos, Consultant Gynaecologist-Breast Surgeon, 1st Breast Clinic, Iaso Maternity Hospital, Athens (2022) 

Spyridon Marinopoulos, Consultant Gynaecologist-Breast Surgeon, 1st OB/GYN Department, Breast Unit, "Alexandra" Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens (2021)

Konstantinos Dimitrakakis, Assoc. Professor, Consultant, Head of Breast Unit, 1st OB/GYN Department, Breast Unit, "Alexandra" Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens (2022)

Effrosyni Panopoulou, Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, 1rst Propaedeutic Surgical Clinic, Hippokration Hospital of Athens-Breast Clinic, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA) (2022)

Vasileios Sakellariou, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Breast Unit, Agios Loukas Hospital, Thessaloniki (2022)


Peter B. Kelemen, Consultant & lecturer, Department of Breast and Sarcoma Surgery, National Institute of Oncology Budapest (2021)

Zoltán Mátrai, Head, Department of Breast and Sarcoma Surgery, National Institute of Oncology Budapest (2021)

Mihály Ujhelyi, Consultant & Lecturer, Department of Breast and Sarcoma Surgery, National Institute of Oncology Érd (2021)

Róbert Maráz, Consultant, Lecturer & Principal investigator, Surgical and Oncological Department, Bacs-Kiskun County Teaching Hospital (2022)

Tamás Mátrai, Breast Surgeon, Burns, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Unit, Medical Center of Hungarian Defense Forces (2021)


Soumen Das, Chief Consultant and Clinical Director, Breast Services, Department of Surgical Oncology, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Hospital (2022)


Bettina Ballardini, Direttore Centro di Senologia Gruppo MultiMedica, Ospedale San Giuseppe, Milano (2021)

Giuseppe Catanuto, Medical Director, Department of Breast, Azienda Ospedaliera Cannizzaro Catania (2021)

Oreste D. Gentilini, Head, Department of Breast Surgery, San Raffaele Universtity and Research Hospital Milano (2021)

Francesca Depaoli, Consultant Surgeon, Department of Breast Surgery, Policlinico San Martino Hospital, Genoa (2021)

Piero Fregatti, Professor of Surgery, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Genoa University and San Martino Hospital of Genoa (2021)

Pier Carlo Rassu, Breast oncoreconstructive surgeon, Azienda Sanitaria Locale Alessandria (ASLAL) (2023)

Lea Regolo, Breast Surgeon, Breast Unit, Maugeri Foundation, ICS Maugeri, Pavia (2021)

Nicola Rocco, Chief of the Breast Surgery Unit, Malzoni Cancer Center, MACC - Avellino (2021)

Luca Seriau, Consultant Breast Surgeon, Breast Surgery Unit, Udine Academic Hospital, Azienda Sanitaria Universitaria Friuli Centrale
Udine (2023)

Angela Strazzanti, Consultant / Breast Oncoreconstructive Surgeon, Clinica Chirurgica Chirurgia Generale, Azienda Policlinico Gaspare Rodolico (2022)



Agnieszka Kolacinska-Wow, Professor of Surgery, Breast Unit, Department of Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Medical University of Lodz (2021)


Maria-Joao Cardoso, Head, Breast Unit, Champalimaud Foundation, Lisbon (2021)


Isabel T. Rubio, Director, Department of Breast Surgical Oncology, Clinica Universidad de Navarra Madrid (2021)

Martin Espinosa-Bravo, Head, Breast Surgical Unit, Breast Cancer Center, Gynecology Department, Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Vall d’Hebron Barcelona Hospital Campus, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (2021)

Antonio Piñero, Consultant, Breast Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Hospital Clínico Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia (2021)


Riccardo A. Audisio, Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Gothenburg (2021)

Linda Adwall, Associate Consultant, Breast Unit, Department of Surgery, Stockholm South General Hospital (Södersjukhuset) (2023)

Ira Oikonomou, Consultant Breast Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Södersjukhuset, Stockholm (2021)

Kerstin Sandelin, Senior Breast Consultant, Department of Breast Endocrine and Sarcoma Tumors, Karolinska University Hospital Stockholm (2021)


Michael Knauer, Head, Department of Breast Surgery, Breast Center Eastern Switzerland (2021)

Francesco Meani, Head of Breast Cancer, Department of Gynecology, Centro Di Senologia Svizzera Italiana & Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale (2021)


Samir Hidar, Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Department of Gynecology, F.Hached University Teaching Hospital, Sousse (2021)


Bahadir M. Gulluoglu, Faculty Member, Department of General Surgery,Marmara University School of Medicine Istanbul (2021)


Peter Barry, Consultant surgeon, Royal Marsden Hospital (2021)

Georgios Boutsikos, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast surgeon, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (2022)

Petros Charalampoudis, Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon, University College London Hospitals (2021)

Stergios Douvetzemis, Honorary Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust London (2021)

Emanuele Garreffa, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Department of Breast Care, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust (2021)

Javeria Iqbal, Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeon, Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust (2023)

Vasileios Karydakis, Consultant Breast Oncoplastic Surgeon at Guy’s and St Thomas Hospitals, London (2021)

Hazem Khout, Consultant Breast Oncoplastic Surgeon, Nottingham Breast Institute, Nottingham (2021)

Ashutosh Kothari, Onco-plastic Breast Surgeon & MDT Lead, Guy's & St. Thomas NHS Foundation Trust London (2021)

Fiona MacNeill, Consultant Surgeon, Department of Breast Surgery, Royal Marsden Hospital London (2021)

Yazan Masannat, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Breast Unit, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary (2021)

Giuseppina Mondani, Senior Oncoplastic Fellow, Department of Breast Oncoplastic Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital Truro (2020)

Babu Srinivas Pedamallu, Consultant Breast and General Surgeon, Department of Breast Surgery, Princess Royal Hospital Orpington (2020)

Susanna Polotto, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Nottingham Breast Institute, Nottingham (2023)

Fabio Rapisarda, Consultant Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery, Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery, University Hospital Sussex NHS Foundation Trust – Worthing Hospital (2022)

Marios Tasoulis, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust (2021)

Lynda Wyld, Professor of Surgical Oncology, Department of Oncology and Metabolism, University of Sheffield (2021)