Degree in medicine, University Federico II, 1986. Diploma specialist in plastic surgery, University Federico II, 1991.
Fellow microsurgery Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York City, 1997. Assistant professor plastic surgery University of Reggio Calabria, Italy, since 1994. Chief burn unit Hospital Neves Bendinha, Luanda, Angola, 1994.
Member Italian Society for Odontostomatology and Maxillo-Facial Surgery (prize for studies on absorbable polymers 1994, prize for clinical evaluation of absorbable polymers 1995), International Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Confederation.