Doctor of Medicine, Naples University, Italy, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Naples University, Italy, 1995.
Director, electrophysiology service Federico II University, Napoli, 1989—1995. Director, division arrhythmology Hospital San Raffaele, Milan, since 1995.
Fellow: North America Society Pacing and Electrophysiology. Member: American Heart Association (council on clinical cardiology), Italian Society Hospital Cardiologists, Italian Society Cardiology.
Married Carolina Mottola. Children: Elvezia, Sara.