Doctor of Medicine, University Milan, 1980.
Pediatrician, U. Brescia, 1984-1988; honorary clinical assistant, Hospital Sick Children, London, 1989-1992; research fellow, Institute Child Health, London, 1989-1992; consultant pediatrician and pediatrics gastroenterologist, Unita Socio Sanitarie Locali M.16 Hospital, Gardone, Italy, since 1996.
Member American Gastroenterological Association, European Society for Pediatrics Gastroenterology and Nutrition, International Electrogastrography Society.
Married Maria Novella Parlato, September 26, 1981. Children: Alice, Michele.