About US

University Hospital of Alexandroupolis

Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Neurology, Outpatient Clinic & Special Unit “School of memory”

(Dementia Day Center: at the last stage of the process for the official opening)





Types of Assessment

Cognitive Assessment: Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE)Montreal  Cognitive Assessment (MOCA), HINDI Mental Examination, Clock Drawing Test (CDT), Cambridge Cognitive Examination (CAMCOG), Boston Naming Test (BNT), Trail A,B,Boston Diagnostic Aphasia Examination  (BDAE),

Emotional assessment: Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS), Neuropsychiatric Inventory (NPI), Hamilton Depression Scale, Beck Inventory (Depression, Anxiety), Zarit, SF36

Functional Assessment: Functional Rating Scale of Symptoms of Dementia-FRSSD)

Functional Cognitive Assessment Scale (FUCAS),  Instrumental Activity Daily Functioning (IADL), Barthel index

Motor & Movement assessment: Tinetti Assessment, Bruininks-Oseretsky Test of Motor Performance, GMFCS

What should patients bring when visiting the clinic?
  • Insurance number,
  • glasses,
  • medications,
  • required laboratory tests
Research Activities
  • Registry
  • Clinical protocols, Phd and post doc protocols (current.)
  • International programs
Educational Activities
  • Individual / Group meetings with caregivers

  • Training of undergraduate&post graduate medical students

  • Training of junior neurologists

  • Seminars at lifelong learning in the region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace

  • Educational meetings with the staff of services provided to elderly

  • Informing and raising awareness actions to the general public

  • Interface with community services

Population to whom the services are addressed


  • Community based services
  • Patients affected by dementia and their families
  • Individuals with suspected cognitive decline
Available Services
  • Neurological clinical examination & evaluation
  • Interface with physicians of other specialties
  • Neuropsychological assessment
  • Assessment of occupational needs (movement disorders)
  • Family counseling for practical and emotional issues
  • Nursing services

Our Team

Konstantinos Vadikolias

Konstantinos Vadikolias

Professor of Neurology, Democritus University of Thrace

Resident / Junior Neurologist

Resident / Junior Neurologist


Pinelopi Vlotinou

Pinelopi Vlotinou

Occupational Therapist, PhD

Anna Tsiakiri

Anna Tsiakiri

Psychologist,PhD, Post-doc researcher



Contact Us!


Dragana, Alexandroupolis, Post Code: 68100

Tel: +30 2551 353000


Regular appointment through the hospital’s call center