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Dr Lyras - Plastic Surgery, Athens


EUROPEAN and BRAZILIAN quality healthcare and a vacation to GREECE, the Brazilian Pitanguy style,for you and  your loved ones where you can ‘meet’ our county’s rich culture and natural beauty – Who could ask for more in the mediterranean sea southeastern coast ?

By Plastic Surgeon  Dr.Lyras, fellow of the international college of surgeons and the international society of aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery and the Ivo Pitanguy Institute Honorary Consul of Brazil in Greece 


At  “Dr Lyras - Plastic Surgery” we provide Health & Beauty care and the highest quality medical services with very affordable costs.  Our patients’ comfort and satisfaction is of our utmost concern.  Greece (Hellas) – the birth place of Hippocrates - is for the Hellenes abroad and the foreign guests that live here, one of the world’s health “hot spots”.  Services that are offered at exceptionally competitive pricing policy and the world-wide recognised credibility, make it one of the most acclaimed medical destinations. According to Dr. Lyras, Greece always was and recently is rapidly becoming a favourite destination point for Europeans, Middle Easterns and even North Americans seeking not only leisure and sunny vacations but also high quality  plastic surgery. The medical infrastructure of private hospitals, client services and European- and American- university trained doctors, all contribute to an atmosphere of trust.  With our vast expertise, utilization of latest technology materials and luxurious accommodation in the finest hospitals, rest assured that you will receive the best treatment possible as Dr Lyras and his associate health providers are experienced in more than 12.000 procedures, concerning beautification, rejuvenation, restoration and reconstruction of face and body.  

Dr Lyras, practices plastic surgery in Athens, Greece the city where he was born in 1961. He graduated General Medicine in 1985 and received his board certifications in this surgical specialty in 1993 and 1995.

Dr Lyras received a great part of his knowledge in Plastic Surgery as trainee-assistant of world renowned pioneer Professor Ivo Pitanguy at the Pitanguy Institute (Instituto Ivo Pitanguy) in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.Ivo Pitanguy is one of the most important Plastic Surgeons in the world and considered one of the leading figures of our century in Medicine. He is a member of the National Academy of Medicine of Brazil and currently holds seat No 22 at the National Academy of Letters of this country. He has designed more than 35 new techniques since 1960.Dr Lyras is currently the President of the Ivo Pitanguy European Academy of Plastic Surgery directly affiliated with the Ivo Pitanguy Institute in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, performing all the techniques that are applied in Brazil and many other personal, innovative techniques currently applied in Europe, U.S.A. and Asia. Dr. Lyras has practised medicine in Europe, North & South America.  Dr Ioannis (Yanni) Lyras,  is registered in Greece (Hellas) and Cyprus and is currently practicing plastic surgery in Athens and Limassol. 

Dr Lyras is:

  • Head of Clinic of Plastic Surgery 
  • A member of the New York Academy of Sciences 
  • Fellow of the International College of Surgeons
  • Scientific director of ACEIP 
  • President of the EAPS-ACEIP (European Academy of Plastic Surgery)
  • Full member of Aexpi
  • Member of the Athens Medical Association
  • Full member of the Hellenic Society of Plastic Surgery
  • Member of the International, Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Society


Awards, Honors and Memberships Dr.Ioannis Lyras: 

  • is the recipient of the VICTOR SPINA, 1993 official award of the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery 
  • In 2002 was appointed Consulting editor for Marqui’s Contemporary Who is Who, American Biographical Institute. 
  • In 2003 was announced honorary member of Cidesco  (International Committee of Aesthetics and Cosmetology) – Greek section.   
  • Is one of the awardees of the Gusi Peace Prize 2006, for Medicine (Plastic Surgery) and humanitarianism.
  • Since March, 2006 he is appointed  Honorary Consul of Brazil in Greece (Piraeus). 
  • In 2010 the World Federation of Consuls (FICAC) awarded Dr Lyras with the “Medal of Honor”



A team of extraordinary physicians headed by Dr. Ioannis Lyras performs the pursuit and realization of natural harmony in external appearance. Believing in team work, Dr. Lyras has assembled a group of specialists to treat the patient as a whole. Our extensive beauty services include aesthetic, reconstructive and laser plastic surgery procedures, with the use of classic techniques and a variety of new, yet repeatedly tested, and highly satisfactory, new approaches.

SERVICES    Check out / seek out our services:  

  • Face lift
  • Face & Neck mini-lifts
  • Aesthetic & functional rhinoplasty (nose & septum corrections)
  • Blepharoplasty (eye lid surgery)
  • Otoplasty (Ear corrections)
  • Threading (provisory mini face lift)
  • Injectable aesthetic therapies (fillers) and Bo Tox
  • Hair implantation surgery



  • Breast enlargement
  • Breast reduction
  • Breast lift
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Gynaecomastia
  • Body contouring & Lipoaspiration (liposuction)
  • Classical & new (mini) abdominoplasty
  • Skin needling for resurfacing and skin tightening



Laser treatments for the ailment of varicose veins & capillaries, acne, melasma,  hypertrichosis.  Laser treatments for skin resurfacing and laser lipolysis & correction of flaccidity in the areas of the inner thighs, arms, neck & back are also available