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Professor Christina Fotopoulou

Obstetrics and gynaecology

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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020

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  • Gynaecological oncology

About me

Professor Christina Fotopoulou trained in 2002 in obstetrics and gynaecology and subspecialized in gynaecological oncology at the Charité University Hospital of Berlin in the surgical and systemic treatment of women with advanced gynaecological malignancies. She is a Consultant Cynecological Oncologist in the Imperial College London Healthcare Trust in Queen Charlottes Hospital in London, and is a principal investigator of the Ovarian Cancer Action Research Centre, UK.
She has been the Vice Director of the Clinic for Gynecology at the Charité in Berlin, one of the largest reference and accredited centers for gynecological cancer in Europe, as well the Principal Coordinator of the European Competence Center for Ovarian Cancer.
Her principal area of expertise lies in exenterative procedures for advanced forms of pelvic malignancies, in the ultraradical cytoreductive procedures for primary or relapsed ovarian cancer and the investigation of predictive and prognostic biomarkers of surgical and clinical outcome. Her further area of focus is bioengineering and implementation of novel bioengineering methods in cytoreductive surgery for advanced ovarian cancer.
She is an active member of the clinical guidelines group of the BGCS and the German AGO- Ovarian Cancer Steering Group and is the surgical lead in the European Network for Translational Research in Ovarian Cancer (EUTROC) in the working package “Predicting surgical outcome”.
She is on the editorial board and reviewer of numerous international gynaecological and oncological journals and is member of various international oncological committees, including SGO, BGCS, ASCO, ESGO, IGCS, ESMO, ENGOT, AGO and NOGGO.

Areas of interest

Surgery for early and advanced ovarian cancer; Cervical and endometrial cancers; Gynaecological sarcomas and rare pelvic tumours; Supraradical surgery in ovarian cancer; Exenterative procedures in advanced and relapsed gynaecological malignancies; Cytoreductive surgery for relapsed gynaecological cancer; Reconstructive surgery after extenterative procedures (neovagina);
palliative surgery; bowel obstruction

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Procedures completed

  • P2730

    Colposcopy (+/- biopsy, polypectomy or vulvoscopy) - (5-50)

    Hammersmith Hospital (1-5)

  • J9907

    Cytoreductive surgery for Ovarian Malignancies excluding intraperitoneal chemotherapy - (5-50)

    Hammersmith Hospital (1-5)

  • J9900

    Cytoreductive surgery (Sugarbaker technique) with intraperitoneal chemotherapy - (1-5)

    Hammersmith Hospital (1-5)

  • L9181

    Removal of Portacath/Port-a-Cath/Vasoport Unit - (1-5)

  • Q2230

    Laparoscopic oophorectomy and salpingectomy, +/- biopsy eg. omentum, peritoneum, lymph node (as sole procedure) - bilateral - (1-5)

  • T8540

    Block dissection of para-aortic lymph nodes - (1-5)

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