Marina Dimitraki

Marina Dimitraki

Marina Dimitraki

Gynecologist specializing in infertility research and assisted reproduction, MD, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Marina Dimitraki is gynecologist specializing in infertility research and assisted reproduction            

She graduated from the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2003.

During the period 2004-2005 she worked as Physician in charge of Alexandria Health Center, as part of her rural service, the years 2005-2006 as a Physician specializing in General Surgery in General Hospital of Katerini and during the period 2007-2011  as intern doctor in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at General Hospital of Larissa and University Hospital of Alexandroupolis.Since 2011, she manages a  private Gynaecology-Obstetrics  medical practice  in Alexandria Imathias.

In 2008 she received a grade of “Excellent” Master Degree in “Biology of Reproduction” (University of Thessaly) and in 2010 received her Master’s Degree in “Management of Health Units” (Hellenic Open University).

In 2014 she supported the doctoral thesis in the field of gynecological endocrinology, with grade “Excellent” and since then she holds a PhD of Medical School of Univercity of Thessaly.

During the period 2011-2014 she specialized in Reproductive Medicine at the Assisted Reproduction Unit of the M / G Clinic of the University Hospital of Larissa – Certified European Centre of Expertise of ESHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) and EBCOG (European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology).

In 2011 she received the certification in Colposcopy, upon examination of the Greek Society for Cervical Pathology (HSCCP).

Since 2014 she participates as lecturer in the Postgraduate Program “Biology of Reproduction”, University of Thessaly, concerning the endocrinology of the uterus.

She has research work in the field of gynecological endocrinology and assisted reproduction and her scientific work is  published in greek and international journals.

She participates in the works of congresses in Greece and abroad, with interest in gynecological endocrinology, reproductive medicine, endometriosis / adenomyosis, child and adolescent gynecology.

She is a member of ESHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology), the ISGE (International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology), the HSCCP (Greek Society for Cervical Pathology) of HSGE (Greek Society of Gynaecological Endocrinology) and EL.E.I.Y S.A. (Greek Society for Medical Assisted Reproduction).


Τομείς Ερευνητικού Ενδιαφέροντος και Δημοσιεύσεων

Scientific papers in peer reviewed journals

  1. Single-nucleotide polymorphism rs 175080 in the MLH3 gene and its relation to male infertility.

Markandona  O,  Dafopoulos  K,  Anifandis G,  Messini  CI,  Dimitraki M, Tsezou  A,  Georgoulias  P,  Messinis IE.  J Assist Reprod Genet. 2015 Oct 31. [Epub ahead of print]

  1. Features of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in adolescence.

Tsikouras P,  Spyros L,  Manav B,  Zervoudis S,  Poiana C,  Nikolaos T,  Petros P,  Dimitraki M, Koukouli C,  Galazios G,  von Tempelhoff GF.J Med Life. 2015 Jul-Sep;8(3):291-6.

  1. Evaluation of the effect of natural and emotional stress of labor on lactation and breast-feeding.

Dimitraki M,  Tsikouras P,  Manav B,  Gioka T, Koutlaki N,  Zervoudis S,  Galazios G.Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2015 Jun 26.

  1. Attenuation of the oestrogen positive feedback mechanism with the age in postmenopausal women.

Dimitraki M, Koutlaki N, Gioka T, Messini CI, Dafopoulos K, Anifandis G, Messinis IE.Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2015 Feb 3. doi: 10.1111/cen.12735. [Epub ahead of print]

  1. Attenuating activity of the ovary on LH response to GnRH during the follicular phase of the cycle.

Dimitraki M, Messini CI, Dafopoulos K, Gioka T, Koutlaki N, Garas A, Georgoulias P, Messinis IE. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2014 Mar;80(3):439-43. doi: 10.1111/cen.12306. Epub 2013 Aug 28.

  1. The relationship between Anti-Müllerian hormone and other reproductive parameters in normal women and in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.

Koutlaki N, Dimitraki M, Zervoudis S, Poiana C, Psillaki A, Nikas I, Liberis A, Badiu C, Liberis V. J Med Life. 2013 Jun 15;6(2):146-50. Epub 2013 Jun 25

  1. Conservative surgery for borderline ovarian tumors–emphasis on fertility preservation. A review.

Koutlaki N, Dimitraki M, Zervoudis S, Sofiadou V, Grapsas X, Psillaki A, Nikas I, Galazios G, Liberis V, Voiculescu S, Burcoş T.Chirurgia (Bucur). 2011 Nov-Dec;106(6):715-22. Review.

  1. Fetal ovarian cysts. Our clinical experience over 16 cases and review of the literature.

Dimitraki M, Koutlaki N, Nikas I, Mandratzi T, Gourovanidis V, Kontomanolis E, Zervoudis S, Galazios G, Liberis V.       J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2012 Mar;25(3):222-5. Epub 2011 May 26.

  1. The contribution of rapid intraoperative cytology in the evaluation of endometrial cancer spread.

Anastasiadis P, Koutlaki N, Liberis V, Tsikouras P, Dimitraki M, Liberis A, Galazios G. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2011 Feb;40(2):80-4.

  1. Comparison of the ultrasonic scalpel to CO(2) laser in cervical conization.

Kartsiounis C, Koutlaki N, Evaggelinos D, Skafida P, Kafetzis D, Kartsiounis V, Dinas K, Dimitraki M, Liberis V. Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2011 May;20(3):185-8. Epub 2010 Nov 17.

  1. Transvaginal aspiration of ovarian cysts: our experience over 121 cases.

Koutlaki N, Nikas I, Dimitraki M, Grapsas X, Psillaki A, Mandratzi J, Liberis A, Liberis V. Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol. 2011 May;20(3):155-9. Epub 2010 Nov 17.

  1. Turner’s syndrome and pregnancy: has the 45,X/47,XXX mosaicism a different prognosis? Own clinical experience and literature review.

Bouchlariotou S, Tsikouras P, Dimitraki M, Athanasiadis A, Papoulidis I, Maroulis G, Liberis A, Liberis V.,J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2011 May;24(5):668-72. Epub 2010 Oct 5. Review.

  1. Clinical evaluation of women with PMB. Is it always necessary an endometrial biopsy to be performed? A review of the literature.

Dimitraki M, Tsikouras P,  Bouchlariotou S,  Dafopoulos A,  Liberis V,  Maroulis G, Teichmann AT., Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2011 Feb;283(2):261-6. Epub 2010 Aug 4. Review.

  1. Prenatal assessment of arthrogryposis. A review of the literature.

Dimitraki M, Tsikouras P, Bouchlariotou S, Dafopoulos A, Konstantou E, Liberis V., J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2011 Jan;24(1):32-6.

  1. 15. The role of lymphadenectomy in uterine leiomyosarcoma: review of the literature and recommendations for the standard surgical procedure.

Dafopoulos A, Tsikouras P, Dimitraki M, Galazios G, Liberis V, Maroulis G, Teichmann AT.,Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2010 Sep;282(3):293-300. Epub 2010 May 26. Review.

  1. Hysteroscopy and endometrial cancer : Diagnosis and influence on prognosis.

Koutlaki N, Dimitraki M, Zervoudis S, Skafida P, Nikas I,Mandratzi J,Liberis V, Gynecol.Surg.2010 Jul


Scientific papers in Greek Journal

1.Σύνδρομο  των πολυκυστικών ωοθηκών:

Διάγνωση    και    θεραπεία

Μαρίνα Α. Δημητράκη,  Δημήτριος Γ. Γουλής

Ιατρικά Χρονικά Βορειοδυτικής Ελλάδος 2010, Τόμος 6,Συμπληρωματικό τεύχος

2.Kαρκίνος ενδομητρίου και υστεροσκόπηση: διάγνωση και επίδραση στην πρόγνωση

Κουτλάκη Ν.,  Δημητράκη Μ.,  Λυμπέρης Β.

Ελληνική Μαιευτική και Γυναικολογία ,(in press)


Book Chapters         

1.Current understanding of Anti-Mullerian Hormone,

Goulis DG, Dimitraki MA, Tarlatzis BC.,

Biennial Review of Infertility:Volume 2, 2011

2. Differential Diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy – Morbidity and Mortality

Tsikouras P,  Dimitraki M,  Ammari A,  Bouchlariotou S,  Zervoudis S,  Oikonomidis P,  Zakas C,  Mylonas T,  Liberis A,  Liberis V , Maroulis G, Ectopic Pregnancy – Modern Diagnosis and Management , (edited by M.Kamrava )2011.

Articles and Abstracts in International Scientific Conferences

1.Labor stress and lactation

Dimitraki M, Koutlaki N, Zervoudis S, Gourovanidis V, Mandratzi J,Konstandou E, Grapsas X, Galazios G, Liberis V.,14th World Congress of Gynecological Endocrinology, 4-7 March 2010,Firenze ,ITALY

2.Relation of body mass index and blood androgens levels to tumor prognostic factors among premenopausal women with breast cancer

Koutlaki N, Dimitraki M, Zervoudis S, Psillaki A, Sofiadou V, Nikas I, Grapsas X,Galazios G, Liberis V.,14th World Congress of Gynecological Endocrinology, 4-7 March 2010,Firenze ,ITALY   

3.Premenstrual Syndrome: therapeutic impact of GnRH analogues and add-back therapy

Dimitraki M, Koutlaki N, Zervoudis S, Psillaki A, Sofiadou V, Nikas I, Grapsas X, Galazios G, Liberis V.,14th World Congress of Gynecological Endocrinology, 4-7 March 2010,Firenze ,ITALY

4.Parental administration of natural progesterone for hormonal replacement therapy (HRT)

Lambos G, Dimitraki M, Koutlaki N, Zervoudis S, Nikas I, Mandratzi J, Sofiadou V, Grapsas X, Galazios G,Liberis V.,14th World Congress of Gynecological Endocrinology, 4-7 March 2010,Firenze ,ITALY

5.Lactation:what do GPs really know about;

Lygidakis C, Adamidis D, Lygera A, Dimitraki M, Marzo C, Argyriadou S, European General Practice Research Network, ,6-9/5/2010, Plovdiv

6.Μenstrual changes after use of emergency contraception Norlevo or Postinor in adolescents in Thrace

Tsikouras P, Dafopoulos A,Dimitraki M,Bouchlariotou S, Ammari A, Zografou C, Galazios G,Liberis V,11th Congress of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health, 19-22/5/2010, Hague,Netherlands

7.Attenuation of the estrogen positive feedback mechanism with age in postmenopausal women

Dimitraki, M., Koutlaki, N., Gioka, Th., Messini, C.I., Dafopoulos, K., and Messinis, I.E. Αnnual Meeting of ESHRE 2011,3-6/7/2011,Stocholm,Sweden

  1. Αnti-Mullerian hormone, menarche, ovarian volume and serum levels of reproductive hormones in normal women and women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Dimitraki Α.M., Koutlaki G.N., Zervoudis S., Nikas I., Mantrantzi J ., Gourovanidis V., Psillaki A., Galazios G., Liberis V .,15th World Congress of Gynecological Endocrinology ,7-10/3/2012,Firenze, Italy