Graduated in medicine in Milan, Italy, in 1994 and specialised in orthopaedics in 2000; has been trauma and spinal fellow first in Glasgow, UK, then London, UK, for two years before moving back to Milan as a junior then associate consultant.
Left Milan in 2016 to join the Neurosurgical team at the Walton Centre, Liverpool UK, to implement the care and teaching of spinal deformity.
Served EUROSPINE from 2006 to 2018 at training courses and as executive officer in various positions. Chair of ST committe and president elect 2019-20.
Mainly interested in thoracolumbar deformity and reconstruction.
The EUROSPINE Foundation (ESF) is a non-profit, charitable organisation dedicated to the advancement of our knowledge of spinal disorders, improving the standard of care, and the recovery and well-being of patients with back and neck problems.