George A. Pliagas

George A. Pliagas, MD, FACS

Education & Certifications
  • MD: University of Patras, Patras, Greece
  • Residency: General Surgery and Vascular Surgery, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
  • Board Certified: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery
  • Member: Fellow, American College of Surgeons; Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
  • Recognition: Cityview Magazine “Top Docs” 2019, 2018, 2017
  • Joined Premier Surgical: 1990


Clinical Research, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Vascular Access, Varicose Veins

Office Location

Premier Surgical Papermill Drive
6408 Papermill Drive, Suite 200
Knoxville, TN 37919



Patient Comments
  • “Dr. Pliagas is a very caring physician.”
  • “Outstanding service.”
  • “Dr. Pliagas is great!”


Premier Vascular Surgeon Dr. George Pliagas explains why hardening of the arteries, also known as Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD), is becoming a world wide epidemic.