PT Nikos Karavidas

PT Nikos Karavidas

Greece

Nikos Karavidas

Karavidas Nikos, MSc, PT (Official BSPTS Instructor)

Education:

  • BSc Physiotherapy, University of West Attica, Greece, 2007
  • MSc Sports Physiotherapy, University of Cardiff, United Kingdom, 2011
  • SEAS I course, Milan, Italy, 2012
  • BSPTS C1 course, Barcelona, Spain, 2014
  • BSPTS C2 course, Zwolle, Netherlands, 2015
  • Schroth Best Practice course, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 2015
  • McKenzie method, Athens, Greece, 2015
  • Official BSPTS Instructor, 2017
  • Schroth ISST course, Bad Sobernheim, Germany, 2018
  • Lyon course, Cairo, Egypt, 2020

Nikos is the owner of “Schroth Scoliosis & Spine Clinic” in Greece, specializing in the conservative treatment of spinal deformities. He is one of the very few physiotherapists that have been certified in every Schroth approach (ISST, BSPTS, Best Practice). He is also certified in two more Physiotherapeutic Scoliosis Specific Exercises (PSSE) schools, SEAS method and Lyon method.  

Nikos is BSPTS instructor in Greece, Egypt and Turkey. His course in Cairo (2019) was the first ever Schroth course in the whole Africa region. In 2020, he will also be a faculty member and educator for the Eurospine EDISC Diploma.

International Societies Member:

  • Society on Scoliosis Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Treatment (SOSORT)
  • International Research Society of Spinal Deformities (IRSSD)
  • European Spine Society (Eurospine)
  • Panhellenic Spine Society