DR HARRY PAPAGAPIOU -
SPECIALIST KNEE RECONSTRUCTIVE & SPORTS SURGEON
mbbch (wits), fc orth SA, Practice Number 0568937
Dr Harry Papagapiou is a Specialist Knee Reconstructive & Sports Surgeon based at Life Fourways Hospital in Fourways, Busamed Modderfontein Hospital in Linbro Park as well as Cure Day Hospital Fourways in Lonehill..
Qualifying as an M.D through Witwatersrand University in 2005, and as an orthopedic surgeon early in 2014, further super-specializing in the field of knee reconstruction, he has a wide range of experience in traumatology as well as bone and joint surgery. Furthermore, being a fellowship trained knee surgeon focusing on knee and sports surgery, he specialises in cartilage and ligament restorative or reconstructive surgical procedures, in addition to joint replacements including a wide spectrum of arthroplasty options.
Current trends aim to preserve native joint anatomy in order to enhance longevity, kinematics and functionality in today's era of more active lifestyles.
Dr.Papagapiou's interest in latest trends and advancements such as modern surgical techniques and 3D printing technology, in addition to computer navigated and robotic assisted surgery are examples of modern global developments that facilitate in delivering these expectations.
Recent drive towards robotic knee surgery is one of his expertise and he is a certified user of the NAVIO robotics system. Patient specific instrumentation (PSI) using 3-D printing engineering are examples of cutting edge technology in his scope of practice. He has affiliations with the following organisations: He is a current member of the South African Orthopedic Association (SAOA) and a member of the South African Knee Society (SAKS).
Life Fourways Hospital,
Cnr Cedar Road & Cedar Avenue West,
Busamed Modderfontein Hospital,
4 Cransley Crescent,
Long Lake Ext 12,
Suite 305, Cure Day Hospital Fourways,
7 Sunset Lane,
Life Fourways Hospital: 011-875-1930
Busamed Modderfontein Hospital: 011-458-2000
Cure Day Hospital Fourways: 011-036-4190