Dimitris Triantafyllou graduated from the Experimental School of the University of Thessaloniki, as well as from the Military Medical School (SAAS) with honors.
He was further educated in the United States at the Washington University of St. Louis, with which he maintains close relations and which he visits annually. He was director of Healthcare in the Dodecanese, curator in 424 General Military Training Hospital (GSNE).
He held the rank of Chief Medical Officer and the position of Plastic Surgery Director in 424 GSNE; he retired with the rank of General Chief Medical Officer (Colonel). He has presented scientific papers and speeches in many conferences. He is a member of the Plastic Surgery company (www.herpas.gr) and a candidate Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He has been a Research Fellow and a Keynote speaker for the GENESIS Hospital for 10 years, as well as a Research Fellow of Euromedica in Rhodes.
YMCA member -Chairman of the committee of exercisers
Curator of the JUDO department of the National G.C.
Founding member of the JUDO department Ari in Thessaloniki
JUDO team leader of the armed forces
Many distinctions and participations with the National Team in the Sport of JUDO for which he has a black belt (3rd DAN)
Gold metal winner in the Olympiad of Doctors in Austria
Licensed Parachutist and Yachtsman (Hellenic Offshore Racing Club)