Rotablation in the extremies: Mechanical support assisted unprotected left main stem rotational atherectomy

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  • Full training and experience in clinical Cardiology.
  • Full training and experience in Coronary Care Unit.
  • Full training and experience in echocardiography (both transthoracic and 2D – 3D transoesophageal). Performance of more than 400 transoesophageal echocardiograms per year ( including intraoperative procedures ).
  • Experience in permanent pacing (>1500 procedures)
  • More than 18.000 Cardiac Catheterization procedures (first operator – femoral and radial approach).
  • More than 7000 PTCAs (first operator), involving all forms of invasive procedures (stents, rotablator, IVUS, FFR).
  • Special interest in Rotablation (> 400 procedures)
  • Experience in structural heart disease (> 250 ASD/PFO closures as first operator)
  • TAVI program started September 2012
  • Experience in paravalvular leak closure


  • Hellenic Cardiac Society.
  • Cardiac Society of Northern Greece.
  • British Society of Echocardiography (since November 1993).
  • British Cardiac Interventional Society (since February 1998).
  • President of the Working Group for Valvular Diseases of the Greek Cardiac Society 2006-2008
  • European Society of Cardiology (since 2005)
Mr Leonard Shapiro is an eminent cardiologists practicing in the Royal Papworth Hospital, university of Cambridge. He was trained in London and has developed many techniques for interventional cardiology and holds a number of patents for devices. He has been a university teacher for 30 years and has trained many generations of cardiologists in Cambridge. He is the medical adviser to the Football Association of England and has a specialist interest in sports cardiology. He has published more than 140 peer review articles and 12 textbooks.

Date: 08/31/2018

Time: 08:00

Duration: 60

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