Dr. Andreou is Chief Clinical Officer of The Christ Hospital Health Network and President of The Christ Hospital Physicians. He oversees the activities of our service line Executive Medical Directors and network Medical Directors, focusing on quality and clinical performance improvement across the network. He supports our medical staff through oversight of Medical Staff Services, including research and medical education. Previously an Interventional and Nuclear Cardiologist for 16 years, Dr. Andreou continues to see patients in the hospital on a limited basis.
A South African native, Dr. Costa Andreou received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBCh) degrees from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. He went on to complete his Internal Medicine Residency at Bassett Healthcare (affiliated with Columbia University), his Fellowships in Cardiology (General and Cardiomyopathy), at Boston University Medical Center where he was a Merck Fellow of American College of Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology from the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. He obtained his Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Certificate in Health Sector Management from Duke University.
Dr. Andreou has extensive experience in hospital and practice leadership, including acute care service line leadership, Chief Medical Officer roles, and, more recently, as Executive Vice President for CaroMont Medical Group and CaroMont Health in North Carolina. He has relocated with his wife Catherine to Cincinnati from North Carolina.