Georgios "George" Hilaris MD is a Gynecologic Oncology and Minimally Invasive gynecologic surgery specialist.
He received his residency training at UCLA School of Medicine in Los Angeles and RUSH Medical College in Chicago and his fellowship training at Stanford University in Palo Alto.
In his home country Greece, he is considered an innovator in both Laparoscopic/Robotic Gynecologic Surgery as well as in Gynecologic Oncology.
Some of his pioneering work include the first in Greece laparoscopic radical hysterectomy with systematic pelvic and paraaortic lymph node dissection in 2004, robotic-assisted surgical staging for endometrial cancer in 2009 and recently robotic assisted surgical staging for advanced stage ovarian cancer in 2018. He has also published the first case series of Laparoscopic staging of early stage cervical and endometrial cancers in Greece in 2008.
He is Adjunct Faculty at Stanford University School of Medicine, since 2007.
Currently he is the Director and Head of the 2nd Department of Gynecologic Oncology in Hygeia Hospital, the largest private medical center, in Athens Greece