GMC Number: 6130706
Year of first qualification: 1999, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
Specialty: Histopathology / Cellular Pathology
Clinical interest: Breast, skin, soft tissues
Secretary: Alison Johnson
Telephone: 0117 414 9830
Dr Demetris Poyiatzis obtained his medical degree at Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary in 1999. Following graduation he decided to pursue a career in pathology. During his residency years, he developed a special interest in tumour pathology and was actively involved in this area at the National Institute of Oncology in Budapest, Hungary.
During Dr Poyiatzis's training in the UK as a Specialist Registrar in Histopathology he was mainly based at Southmead Hospital Bristol but the post involved rotations in both Teaching and District General Hospitals which included Bristol Royal Infirmary, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton, and Weston General Hospital. He successfully completed both the FRCPath part 1 and FRCPath part 2 examinations.
He currently works as a Histopathology consultant at Southmead Hospital Bristol and has developed special interest in Breast, Soft Tissue, and Skin pathology. He also reports breast cytology. He participates in general and specialist EQA schemes and also participates in audit work.