Degree in Medicine, University Naples, Italy, 1983. Ophthalmologist Degree, University Milan, 1988.
Fellow in pediatric ophthalmology, University of Chicago, 1989; consultant, Hospital St. Raffaele, U. Milan, 1984-1988; director pediatric ophthalmology, Hospital St. Raffaele, U. Milan, since 1988; assistant professor, U. Milan, since 1991.
Fellow Italian Society Ophthalmology. Member American Academy Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Association Pediatric Ophthalmology American (international member), Association Professional Italiana Medici Oculisti.
Married Betty de Maio, August 8, 1988. Children: Antonio, Francesca.