Diploma in hand surgery, University Montpellier, France; Diploma in microsurgery, University Bordeaux, France; Specialist in urgent surgery, University Catania; Degree in medicine, University Palermo, 1985; Diploma in Surgical Anatomy Hand, University Bordeaux, 2004.
Volunteer assistant first aid Civic Hospital, Palermo, 1987-1988, volunteer assistant burn center, 1988-1994. Attache Department of Plastic Surgery, Bordeaux, France, 1994-1995, staff member Palermo, since 1995, head hand section of plastic surgery, since 1999. Consultant Law Courts, Palermo, 1988.
Sanitary director Tirrenia Steamship Company, Italy, 1989-1993.
Member Italian Society of Plastic Surgeons, Mediterranean Burns Club.
Married Nadia Arnone, September 22, 1997.