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about us

Our highly skilled staff of physical therapists at the Alexis Pitsillides Physiotherapy Center provide specialised care for any pain, injury, or discomfort you may be experiencing. Our use of cutting-edge technology and best evidence practice techniques enables our patients to achieve significant levels of success with our treatment services.

To assist us in determining the treatments that will benefit you the most, we employ sophisticated diagnostic techniques, including movement investigation and gait analysis. Our thorough assessments result in effective treatment regimens for your pain management, healing, and future injury prevention requirements. We strive for patient excellence every day and are devoted to provide the best care possible.

Our goal is to enable you to realise your full physical potential, and our treatment strategies are designed to help you reach your goals while taking into account your symptoms, medical background, and any potential health restrictions. We are eager to see you reach your wellness, fitness, and rehabilitation objectives and are confident that anybody who enters our doors can do it thanks to our concern and dedication.

about us

Our highly skilled staff of physical therapists at the Alexis Pitsillides Physiotherapy Center provide specialised care for any pain, injury, or discomfort you may be experiencing. Our use of cutting-edge technology and best evidence practice techniques enables our patients to achieve significant levels of success with our treatment services.

To assist us in determining the treatments that will benefit you the most, we employ sophisticated diagnostic techniques, including movement investigation and gait analysis. Our thorough assessments result in effective treatment regimens for your pain management, healing, and future injury prevention requirements. We strive for patient excellence every day and are devoted to provide the best care possible.

Our goal is to enable you to realise your full physical potential, and our treatment strategies are designed to help you reach your goals while taking into account your symptoms, medical background, and any potential health restrictions. We are eager to see you reach your wellness, fitness, and rehabilitation objectives and are confident that anybody who enters our doors can do it thanks to our concern and dedication.

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meet your physio team

alexis pitsillides
founder & head physiotherapist

Alexis Pitsillides is the founder and head physiotherapist of the Alexis Pitsillides Physiotherapy Centre. He is a PhD candidate in Physiotherapy at the European University of Cyprus, where he also currently teaches undergraduate physiotherapy students.

Before founding his own physiotherapy centre, Alexi gained experience treating patients at various hospitals across the island, including the Aretaion and General Nicosia hospitals. Alexi adopts an evidence-based philosophy to treating his patients and his name has featured in several peer-reviewed studies and academic journals.

publications
  1. Pitsillides, A.; Stasinopoulos, D. The Beliefs and Attitudes of Cypriot Physical Therapists Regarding the Use of Deep Friction Massage. Medicina 2019, 55, 472.
  2. Pitsillides, A.; Stasinopoulos, D. Cyriax Friction Massage—Suggestions for Improvements. Medicina 2019, 55, 185.
  3. Pitsillides A, Stasinopoulos D, Giannakou K. The effects of cognitive behavioural therapy delivered by physical therapists in knee osteoarthritis pain: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2021;25:157–64.
  4. Pitsillides A, Stasinopoulos D, Mamais I. Blood Flow Restriction Training in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis: Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials. J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2021;
  5. Pitsillides A, Stasinopoulos D, Giannakou K. Healing potential of the anterior cruciate ligament in terms of fiber continuity after a complete rupture: A systematic review. J Bodyw Mov Ther.
Christina Christoforidou
front desk receptionist

Christina graduated from ATEI - the University of West Attica - in 2015 as a dental technician. After practising as a dental technician for several years she decided to join the family business in 2021. She is the first person you will see when you walk in to our centre and will assist you with appointment scheduling and any questions you might have.

melina papaxanthou
physiotherapist & pilates instructor

Melina has a BSc in Physiotherapy from Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary. During her five years in Hungary, she gained practical experience in all branches of physical therapy working across various hospitals in Budapest between 2016 and 2021. She has attended seminars in biomechanical dynamic taping, ERGON and most recently in Clinical Pilates.

Andri
Iakovou
physiotherapist & pilates instructor

Andri holds a Bachellor’s degree in Physical Therapy from the European University Cyprus. She specialises in clinical pilates, she is often busy treating neurological and musculoskeletal patients with therapeutic exercises that take place in the hydrotherapy pool in individual and group sessions. She is also a certified Clinical Pilates instructor.

Charalambia
Konstantinou
physiotherapist & pilates instructor

Charalambia is a graduate of the Physical Therapy department of the International University of Nicosia.. She is a Certified Clinical Pilates Instructor.
Currently she offers Clinical Pilates exercise sessions in very small groups using the Pilates bed (reformer) and other specialist equipment.
She has special interest in musculoskeletal and neurological patients.

Alexandra gkavidou
physiotherapist & pilates instructor

Alexandra graduated with a BSc in Physiotherapy 2022 from the University of Thessaly. She has since gone on to work at Alexis Pitsillides Physiotherapy Center, where she focuses on helping neurological and musculoskeletal cases. She specialises in shoulder rehabilitation and knee injuries, and has attended seminars in clinical pilates, ergon technique, kinetic flossing and dry needling.

Joanna petrou
personal trainer

Joanna has a BSc. in Sports Science and Physical Education. She graduated at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Serres) in 2018 and she specialises in Aerobics and Resistance Training. Joanna works in both group and personal training capacities with a passion for helping clients achieve their fitness goals. She also teaches Bodycombat, Bodypump and Les Mills Grit exercise.

irena hurmouzi
massage therapist

Irena is a graduate of the Institute of Vocational Training in Greece (IEK) and is a qualified Physiotherapy Assistant. Since 2014 she has been working exlusively as a massage therapist and has gained experience at many large resorts and spas. She currently specialises in Swedish massage, but is also skilled in reflexogy and deep tissue massage. Her focus is to improve outcomes in people with musculoskeletal and chronic pain.

andrea karenou
massage therapist

Andrea holds a Diploma in Aesthetics from Intercollege, Nicosia. She has attended seminars in the Advanced Body Oil massage program at Massage Seminars Athens and is a qualified Massage Therapist. She has been working at Alexis Pitsillides Physiotherapy Centre since February 2022.