Retina 2

Retina 2


The Ophthalmology Center RETINA2 is located in Panorama, Thessaloniki. It started its operation in 2018 and serves the whole range of pathological and surgical cases of the eye with perfect material and technical equipment.

Head of the Center is Dr. Christos Chryssafis son of Vassilios MD, who was trained and retrained in the Ophthalmology Clinic of the Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich.

In 2004 he obtained a PhD in Diagnostics of Retinal Diseases with Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT).

In 2015 he completed a 2-year Fellowship in Vitreous-Retinal Surgery at the specialized and pioneering Academic Center of Sulzbach-Saar in Saarland, Germany under the direction of the distinguished Professor Prof. Peter Szurman.

Where we are

The Ophthalmological Center RETINA2 is located in Panorama, Thessaloniki. It is quickly and directly connected via Thermi to MACEDONIA airport.

Upon arrival of the patient, after a first assessment and with rapid preoperative measurements, the cataract patient or the patient with refractive ametropia for example can be treated and then continue his vacation in the nearest destinations (Halkidiki / Pieria / Kavala) without special recovery requirements and with simple postoperative drop administration regimens .

OUR SERVICES At the RETINA2 Ophthalmological Center, all pathological cases of the eye are served in the first place.

In collaboration with the Institute of Microsurgery OPHTHALMICA all diagnostic and surgical cases are treated through a complete and completely renewed equipment of the latest technology.

The main specialization of our Center concerns vitreous-retinal diseases, focused on diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and vascular occlusions, diseases that threaten the patient’s central vision

– The diagnostic is performed by fluoroangiography / indocyanine / optical coherence tomography (OCT) examination (OPHTHALMICA)

– Treatment with intravitreal injections and use of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (antiVEGF) / cortisone injections and inserts

– Argon Laser / Selective fundus disease sessions

– YAG Laser Secondary cataract with immediate restoration of full vision in a few minute

s – Diagnosis of glaucoma using OCT / optical fields

– Diseases of the eyelids (plastic)

– Corneal diseases with diagnostic topography of the cornea


– The correction of refractive ametropias (Myopia – Hyperopia – Astigmatism – Presbyopia) is done with laser

-Lately we have been paying special attention to refractive surgery of the lens for complete and lifelong relief from eyeglasses (far – near) using a trifocal intraocular lens that offers absolutely clear vision not only in the near and far distance but also in the middle distance of the computer., which today is a tool for each of us –

 Cataract surgery with phacoemulsification

Cataract surgery is today the most common surgery in the world in Medicine. It is done quickly, simply by using anesthetic drops without the use of local injections and offers immediate and complete restoration of vision, without complicated postoperative treatment regimens, only with the use of a few drops.