Dr Antonios is a Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Cardiovascular & General Medicine. He is the head of the Blood Pressure Unit at St George's Hospital, London. His research interests include the microcirculatory abnormalities in cardiovascular disease particularly essential hypertension, pregnancy associated hypertension and microvascular angina. He is internationally acclaimed in this field of microcirculation research and has lectured in several international conferences. His clinical interests include management of severe and resistant hypertension, secondary hypertension, malignant hypertension, pregnancy-associated hypertensive disorders including preeclampsia, and hypertensive heart failure.
Dr Antonios joined St George’s hospital medical school in 1993. He was appointed as a Senior Registrar honorary lecturer in Clinical Pharmacology and therapeutics and in General Medicine in 1996. Between 1996 and 2000 he undertook research funded by the British Heart Foundation under the supervision of Dr D Singer and Prof G MacGregor, studying the Microcirculation in Cardiovascular disease. He was admitted to the degree of Doctor of Medicine by the University.