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 and more specifically in 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.