Dr. Karmiris was born in Athens, Greece. He graduated from the Second High School of Agia Paraskevi with distinction. Following successful entry exams, he attended Medical School with simultaneous training at the Military School of Corps Officers (SSAS).
He graduated from Aristoteleion University of Thessaloniki and at the same time sworn in as an Officer (Second Lieutenant) in Hellenic Army. He completed his year of internship at 401 General Hospital in Athens and then he was posted as the Head of Medical Services at the army helicopter base of Megara for two years. He graduated from Hellenic Air Force Hospital as an Aviation Doctor and from Athens Naval Hospital with the diploma in Hyperbaric Medicine.
Following successful entry exams, he started his specialization at 417 Veteran’s Army Hospital of Athens for two years. He continued his training in UK for four years. He was trained at Northern General University Hospital of Sheffield, at Odstock Center in Salisbury Hospital and at Plymouth University Hospital holding posts both as Senior House Officer and Specialist Registrar.
Dr. Karmiris passed his finishing exams (CCST plast) and became a Consultant at 401 General Army Hospital of Athens; currently is the Head of Medical Services at the Command of Special Forces Operations.
Dr. Karmiris is certified Fellow of European Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (EBOPRAS) following exams. He is also a member of Hellenic Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (HESPRAS), European Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (ESPRAS), Medical Council of Athens (ISA) and UK General Medical Council (GMC).
His scientific work includes publications of medical papers at international medical journals, participation in both national and international ‘hands-on’ educational courses, speaker in International Congresses, participation as an instructor in international forums for medical students and young doctors and extensive research in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.