Doctor of Medicine, University Genoa, 1991.
Resident Chair of Plastic Surgery, Genova, Italy, 1991-1996. Senior registrar department plastic surgery National Institute Cancer Research, since 1991. Researcher plastic surgery department University Tromsø, Norway, since 1994.
Consultant Nordstrom Hospital Plastic Surgery, Helsinki, Finland, since 1994. Assistant professor University Genova, since 2001, plastic surgery chair, since 2001.
Fellow Royal Society Medicine, International College Surgeons (grantee 1994). Member Teratology Society.
Married Paola Panarese, February 9, 1992. Children: Jacopo, Giorgio Gualtiero.