General Practitioner

General Practitioner Services:

A General Practitioner (GP) is your primary point of contact for a wide spectrum of healthcare needs. Dr. Panoilias offers comprehensive and personalized services to address various aspects of your health and well-being.

Service Overview

Service Costs

It is difficult to put a cost on health. Under different circumstances, health services consist a basic human right which should be available to all and sometimes it can be a luxury service. Here is a brief overview of the service fees. Patients should feel free to openly ask for any clarifications when booking an appointment:

– Office appointment on working days: 50€. 

The fee includes a re-evaluation (if needed) either by phone or as a second brief appointment.

– Home visits are charged depending on location, time, day and the necessity of the assessment. Prices range from 70-250€. For elderly people with mobility issues price is fixed at 50€.

– Blood sampling and transport of the speciment for testing is charged +30€ plus the payment of the laboratory.

– Strep tests and Covid/Flu test are charged extra.

– Payment with POS is charged by the card’s fee with an additional 2% of the sum.

Last update: 24/6/2024

Emergency Care on Paros: Swift and Compassionate Solutions

Dr. Panoilias, your dedicated General Practitioner, offers responsive Acute and Emergency Services to address sudden health concerns be it disease or trauma. With a commitment to swift intervention and compassionate care, these services provide immediate solutions for urgent medical needs.

Key Features:

  1. Rapid Response: Dr. Panoilias ensures prompt attention to acute health issues, responding quickly to assess and address immediate concerns.

  2. Assessment and Stabilization: Thorough assessments and emergency interventions stabilize patients, setting the stage for tailored treatment plans.

  3. Coordination with Specialists: When needed, Dr. Panoilias facilitates seamless coordination with specialized services, ensuring the right care at the right time.

Screening Tests and Preventive Care

Screening Tests and Preventive Care:

At the core of Dr. Panoilias’ comprehensive healthcare services on Paros is a commitment to proactive health management through targeted screening tests. Emphasizing the importance of early detection, prevention, and overall well-being, a range of screening tests is prescribed.

Key Aspects of Screening Tests:

  1. Early Detection: Screening tests are instrumental in identifying potential health issues before symptoms arise. My proactive approach utilizes various screening tests to detect conditions in their early stages when interventions are most effective.

  2. Personalized Screening Plans: Recognizing that each patient is unique, your general practitioner develops personalized screening plans based on factors such as age, gender, family history, and individual health risks. These plans are tailored to address specific concerns and optimize preventive care.

  3. Comprehensive Health Assessments: Screening tests encompass a broad spectrum of health assessments, including blood pressure monitoring, cholesterol checks, diabetes screenings, and cancer screenings. This allows your doctor to gain a comprehensive understanding of your health status.

  4. Risk Stratification: Through screening, your doctor can stratify your health risks, allowing for targeted interventions and lifestyle modifications to mitigate potential health threats. This individualized approach ensures that preventive measures align with your unique health profile.

  5. Health Promotion: Beyond early detection, screening tests play a vital role in health promotion. Screening results serve as a foundation for providing guidance on lifestyle modifications, nutritional recommendations, and strategies to enhance overall well-being.

Palliative Care

Palliative care is a specialized form of medical care that prioritizes the quality of life for individuals facing serious illnesses or conditions. Its primary goal is to provide holistic support, alleviate symptoms, and enhance overall well-being, focusing on physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects.

Key Components of Palliative Care:

  1. Pain and Symptom Management: Palliative care places a strong emphasis on managing pain and alleviating distressing symptoms related to the illness. This involves a meticulous assessment of the patient’s unique needs and the implementation of tailored interventions to enhance comfort.

  2. Psychosocial Support: Beyond physical care, palliative care addresses the emotional and psychosocial dimensions of illness. It provides counseling and support for patients and their families, helping them navigate the challenges associated with serious illnesses and fostering open communication about their concerns, fears, and goals.

  3. Communication and Decision-Making: Palliative care involves honest and compassionate communication between the healthcare team, patients, and their families. It facilitates discussions about treatment options, goals of care, and end-of-life preferences, empowering individuals to make informed decisions aligned with their values.

  4. Coordination of Care: Palliative care often requires collaboration among a multidisciplinary team, including physicians, nurses, social workers, and spiritual care providers. This coordinated approach ensures that the patient receives comprehensive and seamless care tailored to their unique needs.

The Role of the General Practitioner in Palliative Care:

Your General Practitioner plays a crucial role in providing palliative care within the primary care setting. His responsibilities include:

  1. Early Identification and Assessment: Dr. Panoilias is skilled in identifying patients who may benefit from palliative care early in the course of their illness. Through thorough assessments, he determines the unique needs and preferences of the patient and collaborates with the palliative care team to develop an appropriate care plan.

  2. Symptom Management: Addressing and managing symptoms related to the illness is a primary focus. Your doctor utilizes his expertise to implement effective strategies for pain relief, symptom control, and the overall enhancement of the patient’s comfort.

  3. Communication and Support: Dr. Panoilias facilitates open and compassionate communication, ensuring that patients and their families feel heard and understood. He provides ongoing support, helping individuals navigate the complexities of their illness and fostering an environment of dignity and respect.

Palliative care strives to enhance the quality of life for individuals facing serious illnesses, promoting comfort, dignity, and a sense of control throughout their healthcare journey.

Medication Review and Deprescription with Your Dedicated General Practitioner:

Navigating the intricate landscape of medications is a crucial aspect of your healthcare journey with Dr. Iason on Paros. As part of a comprehensive Medication Review, Dr. Panoilias introduces the concept of “deprescription” — a nuanced approach to ensuring that your medication plan is not only effective but also optimized for your overall well-being.

Deprescription: Unlocking Health Optimization:

Deprescription is a thoughtful process that involves the systematic reduction or elimination of medications that may no longer be necessary or may pose potential risks to your health. Dr. Iason guides you through this journey by:

  1. Assessment of Medication Necessity: Dr. Iason meticulously evaluates the continued necessity of each medication in your regimen, considering changes in your health status, treatment goals, and potential side effects.

  2. Risk-Benefit Analysis: Every medication comes with its set of benefits and potential risks. Dr. Iason conducts a thorough risk-benefit analysis to ensure that the medications you are taking align with your current health needs and minimize unnecessary risks.

  3. Patient-Centered Decision-Making: Dr. Iason places you at the center of the deprescription process, involving you in discussions about your health goals, concerns, and preferences. Together, you and Dr. Iason collaboratively decide on the best course of action for your medication plan.

  4. Regular Monitoring and Adjustments: Deprescription is not a one-time event but an ongoing process. Dr. Iason continually monitors your health status, making adjustments to your medication plan as needed, to ensure it remains aligned with your evolving health needs.

Chronic Disease Management

Embark on a journey of proactive health and well-being with Dr. Panoilias on Paros, as he specializes in comprehensive Chronic Disease Management. Driven by a patient-centric approach, his services are designed to empower individuals facing chronic conditions to lead fulfilling lives through personalized and targeted care.

Key Elements of Chronic Disease Management:

  1. Holistic Assessment: Dr. Panoilias begins by conducting a thorough and holistic assessment of your health, taking into account not only the specific chronic condition but also your overall well-being, lifestyle, and individual needs.

  2. Individualized Treatment Plans: Recognizing the uniqueness of each patient, Dr. Iason crafts individualized treatment plans tailored to manage and control chronic diseases effectively. These plans consider medical interventions, lifestyle modifications, and emotional well-being.

  3. Education and Empowerment: A cornerstone of Dr. Iason’s approach is patient education. He ensures that you have a clear understanding of your condition, empowering you to actively participate in your care and make informed decisions regarding your health.

  4. Regular Monitoring: Chronic Disease Management requires ongoing vigilance. Dr. Iason establishes regular monitoring schedules to track your progress, adjust treatment plans as needed, and promptly address any emerging concerns.

  5. Medication Optimization: With a keen focus on medication efficacy and safety, Dr. Iason optimizes your pharmaceutical regimen. This involves ensuring that medications effectively manage your condition while minimizing side effects and potential risks.

  6. Lifestyle Modification Guidance: Dr. Iason provides personalized guidance on lifestyle modifications, encompassing nutrition, exercise, stress management, and other factors that play a pivotal role in managing chronic conditions and enhancing overall well-being.

Patient-Centered Care:

In Dr. Panoilias’ care, patients are partners in their health journey. His commitment to patient-centered care fosters open communication, mutual decision-making, and a supportive environment where your concerns and preferences are valued.

Experience Comprehensive Chronic Disease Management:

Dr. Panoilias invites you to experience a new era in Chronic Disease Management, where the focus is not only on managing conditions but on enhancing your quality of life. Schedule an appointment today and let Dr. Panoilias be your dedicated ally in navigating the complexities of chronic diseases, empowering you to lead a healthier and more fulfilling life.


Immunization Services: Safeguarding Health on Paros

Doctor Panoilias extends a vital service in the form of Immunization, a cornerstone of proactive healthcare. Dedicated to ensuring the well-being of residents and visitors, this practice offers a range of vaccinations tailored to various age groups and individual health needs.

Key Features of the Immunization Services:

  1. Comprehensive Vaccination: Your doctor provides an extensive array of vaccinations, adhering to recommended schedules to enhance immunity and protect against preventable diseases.

  2. Disease Prevention: Through timely vaccinations, the practitioner actively contributes to disease prevention, not only safeguarding individual health but also fostering community well-being by minimizing the spread of infectious illnesses.

  3. Tailored Vaccination Plans: Recognizing the unique health profiles of each patient, the General Practitioner customizes vaccination plans based on factors such as age, medical history, and lifestyle. This personalized approach ensures the most effective and relevant immunizations.

  4. Patient Education: In addition to administering vaccinations, the General Practitioner prioritizes patient education. Informing individuals about the importance of each vaccination, potential side effects, and addressing concerns empowers patients to make informed decisions regarding their health.

Home Visits: Bringing Healthcare to Your Doorstep

Dr. Iason understands that in Paros, accessibility to healthcare is paramount. To further enhance the convenience and well-being of the community, home visits are offered as a distinctive service.

Key Features of Home Visits:

  1. Personalized Care: Home visits provide a unique opportunity for a more personalized healthcare experience. Your doctor brings medical expertise directly to the comfort of the patient’s home, fostering a sense of familiarity and ease.

  2. Convenience: For those who may face challenges in traveling to a clinic, home visits offer a convenient solution. Whether due to mobility issues, childcare responsibilities, or other constraints, this service ensures that healthcare is accessible to all.

  3. Comprehensive Healthcare: Home visits encompass a broad spectrum of healthcare needs, from routine check-ups and acute care to chronic disease management. Your doctor extends the same level of comprehensive care offered in a clinical setting to the patient’s residence.

  4. Elderly Care: Particularly beneficial for elderly individuals, home visits provide a dedicated and compassionate approach to healthcare. It addresses the specific needs of seniors who may prefer or require medical attention in the familiar surroundings of their homes.

  5. Flexibility: The flexibility of scheduling home visits accommodates diverse lifestyles and commitments. Patients can receive medical care without disrupting their daily routines, promoting seamless integration of healthcare into their lives.

Why Opt for Home Visits:

  • Comfort and Familiarity: Home visits create a comfortable environment for patients, reducing stress associated with clinical settings and enhancing overall well-being.

  • Tailored Medical Attention: The General Practitioner adapts medical care to the unique setting of the patient’s home, ensuring that the healthcare experience is personalized and effective.

  • Inclusive Healthcare: By offering home visits, the doctor ensures that healthcare is inclusive, reaching those who may face barriers to accessing traditional clinic-based services.

Experience healthcare on your terms with the convenience and personalized attention of home visits. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Iason Panoilias and bring quality healthcare directly to your doorstep.

Patient Transfer Coordination: A Compassionate Touch in Critical Times

Patient Transfer Coordination: A Compassionate Touch in Critical Times

In situations where quick transfer to specialised facilities is imperative, Dr. Panoilias, your dedicated General Practitioner on Paros, extends a specialized service in coordinating and facilitating the transfer of such patients. This crucial offering is designed to ensure that individuals facing health emergencies receive the care they need, efficiently and with the utmost compassion.

Key Features of Patient Transfer Coordination:

  1. Timely Intervention: In urgent settings, time is of the essence. Dr. Panoilias leverages a network of healthcare professionals and resources to coordinate rapid and well-organized patient transfers, minimizing delays in receiving critical care.

  2. Communication and Collaboration: Effective communication is central to the success of patient transfers. Dr. Panoilias collaborates with relevant medical teams to streamline the transfer process and maintain continuity of care.

  3. Compassionate Approach: Recognizing the sensitivity of such situations, Dr. Panoilias ensures a compassionate and supportive approach throughout the transfer process. Patients and their families can rely on a caring and experienced advocate during these challenging times.

  4. Continuity of Care: Dr. Panoilias emphasizes the importance of maintaining continuity of care during transfers. Comprehensive medical records, vital information, and ongoing treatment plans are seamlessly communicated to the receiving healthcare team.

Why Opt for Patient Transfer Coordination:

  • Swift and Organized Transfers: Dr. Panoilias ensures that seriously ill patients are transferred swiftly and in an organized manner, enhancing their chances of receiving timely and appropriate medical attention.

  • Reduced Stress for Patients and Families: The coordination service alleviates the burden on patients and their families, providing reassurance during times of medical crisis.

  • Expert Guidance: With a wealth of medical expertise, Dr. Panoilias acts as a guiding force, navigating the complexities of patient transfers and advocating for the best interests of the patient.

In times of medical urgency, trust Dr. Panoilias to coordinate and facilitate patient transfers with diligence and empathy. To learn more about this essential service, contact your General Practitioner on Paros and ensure that critical healthcare needs are met with professionalism and care.

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