DVM, PhD, Dip. ECVDI, EBVS Specialist

Ioannis graduated from university of Thessaly in 2007. For one year he worked in veterinary practice in Athens.

In 2010 he completed a 2-year fellowship program in Veterinary Diagnostic imaging department of the university of Bologna, Italy. In these years he trained in digital radiology, ultrasonography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance and fluoroscopy.

In 2010 enrolled in a PhD program at the department of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Bologna university, supervised by Prof. Mario Cipone and Prof. Alessia Diana.

In 2011 Ioannis visited the department of Veterinary Diagnostic imaging of the university of Montreal, Canada supervised by Prof. Marc-Andre d’Anjou.

In 2013 he successfully concluded his PhD program with thesis in Anatomic study of the feline bronchial and vascular structures with a 64 detector-row computed tomography. Since 2011 he has been working as radiologist at the Alphavet veterinary clinic in Athens.

In 2016 he enrolled in a residency program of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (ECVDI) at the veterinary clinic Istituto Veterinario di Novara, Italy supervised by Dr. Edoardo Auriemma and Silvia Rabba.

In 2019 he successfully passed the theoretical part of the ECVDI examination and he is eligible for the practical and final examination of the ECVDI in 2020.

In 2020 he achieved the diploma of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (DipECVDI) and is recognized as European Specialist in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging from the European Board of Veterinary Specialisation.

In 2020 Ioannis is the chief of the Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging Center ALPHAVET in Greece and works as radiologist in the Antech Imaging Services (AIS).

He is speaker of many national and international continuing education courses and congresses.


DVM, PhD, Doctor Europaeus, MRCVS, DipECVDI

Dr. Maurizio Longo graduated from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Milan in 2011. After a rotating and Imaging internship at the Istituto Veterinario di Novara (Italy), he was enrolled in a PhD program on soft tissue sarcomas, completed in 2016 (Doctor Europaeus).

He did a residency in Diagnostic Imaging at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies – University of Edinburgh and is now a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging.

He has a strong interest in research especially focused on the urinary tract, neurodegenerative, oncological and cardiovascular diseases.

He joined the Antech Imaging Service team full time in 2020 and moved back to Italy to live in Milan. He is head of diagnostic imaging of C.T.O. Veterinario, a referall trauma hospital in Arenzano (Genova, Italy).

Outside of his interest in imaging Dr. Longo enjoys spending free time travelling around the world while performing all sorts of sports from skiing and climbing to water sports.