Know Your Surgeon
Professor Alkis Psaltis graduated from the University of Adelaide Medical School in 2000 with first class honours.
He was awarded the University Medal during his medical school training for outstanding academic performance. He completed his advanced surgical training in Adelaide, South Australia and is a recognised Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (F.R.A.C.S) in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery.
Professor Psaltis has undertaken extensive, specialist training overseas in the field of advanced sinus surgery and endoscopic skull base surgery at the University of Auckland in New Zealand, the Medical University of South Carolina USA and at the Stanford University California, USA, where he served on faculty at The Stanford School of Medicine. He now works at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital at Woodville SA, where he is the Head of Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He also performs skull base surgical procedures at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and Women and Children's Hospital.
He has authored over 150 publications and has delivered over 100 presentations and is a regular invited as a keynote speaker at major international conferences and dissection courses. He serves of the editorial board of 5 major ENT journals and is an invited reviewer for 17 journals. He is actively involved in the teaching of medical students, ENT trainees and ENT consultant surgeons and co-runs a highly successful sinus dissection and skull base course annually