Born in Milan (Italy) on 3rd May , 1958
Chief of the Department of Neurosurgery in Rovigo (Italy) since 2007
Performed more than 9500 neurosurgical procedures in all the fields of Neurosurgery.
Outstanding experience in adult and neonatal plexus injuries (more than 1400 microsurgical reconstruction procedures and another 500 secondary surgeries).
Authored five book chapters and 70 papers in international peer-reviewed journals.
Described two novel techniques in the reanimation of the facial nerve and in surgical reconstruction of the brachial plexus.
Invited speaker and Honorary Lecturer in the field of vascular microsurgery , peripheral nerve and facial nerve reconstruction.
Visiting Professor at the Illinois Neurological Institute (USA)
Consultant Neurosurgeon for Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Palsies at the Meyer Pediatric Hospital in Firenze.
2016 – Appointed Professor in Neurosurgery from the MIUR (Italian Ministry of Research and University)
2017 – Honorary member of the SEENs (South European Neurosurgical Society)
2019 – Honorary Member of the Serbian Neurosurgical Society