Fotis Manos was born in Nicosia, Cyprus in 1955. He received his BS in Biology from the University of Illinois in 1979 and his DDS from the Dental School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 1984. Manos also graduated from the Loyola University of Chicago with a Specialty in Orthodontics, in 1987.
He is a member of the World Federation of Orthodontics (WFO), the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO), the Greek Orthodontic Society (GOS), as well as a member of the Greek Association for Orthodontic Study & Research, the Professional Association of Greek Orthodontics, and the Orthodontic Association of Piraeus.
As of 1987, he has been running a private clinic in Glyfada, Attiki. To date, he has treated over 10,000 orthodontic patients.