11+ Yrs


Helped 1000 patients






Professional Bio

Professional Bio

About me I obtained my medical degree from University of Athens in 2006 followed by my Foundation Years and Core Medical Training in Scotland, UK. My haematology training was undertaken in Scotland. I also obtained a Certificate in Clinical Reaserch with the University of Newcastle. I became a member of the Royal College of Physicians UK in 2012 and a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists in 2018. Areas of interest Interests include investigation and diagnosis of all blood count and haematological abnormalities; treatment of anaemia; anticoagulation; diagnosis and monitoring of blood disorders (including blood cancers) are offered in addition to management of most other haematological disorders.
Academics & Trainings

Academics & Trainings



Royal College Of Pathologists


Awards & Publications

Awards & Publications

Bowen, RK, Koutsavlis, I. The rare green‐blue neutrophil inclusion bodies. Worth reporting in blood films? A case of a patient with polytrauma. Clin Case Rep. 2020; 00: 1– 2. Knight K, Chien S, Koutsavlis I, et al. Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy following five lines of therapy and three autologous bone marrow transplants for multiple myeloma BMJ Case Reports CP 2020;13:e233552 Raffles S, Koutsavlis I, Easterbrook J, Roddie H. Novel treatments in primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP): does there remain a role for splenectomy? Abstracts of the 1st Annual Meeting of the International Academy for Clinical Hematology (IACH), September 27-29, 2018 in Paris, France Koutsavlis I, Falconer J, Fleming J, Roddie H. Exploring the risk of red cell alloimmunization in myelodysplastic syndromes. To what extend could cytogenetic analysis at diagnosis predict this risk? Abstracts of the 22nd Congress of the European Hematology Association 2017 Annual Meeting, 22-25 June 2017, Madrid, Spain. Haematologica, vol 102, issue (Suppl. 2), page 767, June 2017 Koutsavlis I, Shea I, Baird S, Thomas A, Hughes R, Anderson J. Inherited bleeding disorders: Obstetric management and outcome - A single institution's experience between 2014 and 2016. Abstracts of the British Society of Haematology 2017 Annual Meeting, 27-29 March 2017, Brighton, UK. British Journal of Haematology, vol 176, issue (Suppl. 1), page 120, March 2017 Koutsavlis I, Mitchell S, MacGilchrist A. Management of patients with hereditary haemochromatosis (HH). A single institution's experience. Abstracts of the British Society of Gastroenterology 2016 Annual Meeting, 20-23 June 2016, Liverpool, UK. Gut 2016;7(1): A1–A310 Duguid AJ, Koutsavlis I. Critical care of patients with haematological malignancies – a retrospective analysis of one tertiary centre’s experience. Abstracts of the XXXVI World Congress of the International Society of Hematology Hosted by the British Society for Haematology, 18–21 April 2016, Glasgow, UK. British Journal of Haematology, vol 173, issue (Suppl. 1), page 37, April 2016. Koutsavlis I. Transfusion Thresholds, Quality of Life, and Current Approaches in Myelodysplastic Syndromes. Anemia, vol. 2016, Article ID 8494738, April 2016. doi:10.1155/2016/8494738 Koutsavlis I, Lasebai M. Dose-Dependent Carbamazepine-Induced Agranulocytosis Following Bariatric Surgery (Sleeve Gastrectomy): A Possible Mechanism. Bariatric Surgical Practice and Patient Care. September 2015, 10(3): 130-134 Koutsavlis I. Cautions and hazards of blood transfusion. A case of hyperviscosity syndrome. Foundation Years Journal: vol. 9, iss. 3 - Haematology (2015-03-01), page 59