Graduated in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Milan in 1984.
He specialized in Digestive Apparatus Surgery and Surgical Endoscopy at the University of Milan in 1989.
Obtained a specialization degree in Maxillofacial Surgery and Surgical Endoscopy at the University of Milan in 1994.
Triennial Master degree in Biomaterials at the Inter-University Research Centre in Biomedical Materials
Head of the Department of Periodontology and Implantology I of the Italian Dental Institute since 1999.
Regular teacher of Periodontology, CLID Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan since 2004.
Scientific Director of the Postgraduate Course in Implant Surgery at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, from 2005 to 2008.
President of the Italian Society of Oral Surgery and Implantology (SICOI) in 2011-2012.
President of the Italian Dental Institute since 2014.
Active Member of the European Society of Oral Surgery with Board of the European Federation of Oral Surgery Societies.
Active member of the Italian Society of Osseointegration (SIO since 1996).
Active member of the Italian Society of Oral Surgery and Implantology (SICOI) since 2011.
Author of books: "Implantology and Implant Prosthetics" published by UTET Turin in 1999, "Implant supported overdenture" published by UTET Scienze Mediche in 2004, "Manual of Oral Surgery" published by Elsevier srl in 2011, co-author of "Prosthetic implant restorations and Minimally invasive implantology" published by Ariesdue 2013.
Author of more than 100 publications in national and international journals.
Former Scientific Co-Director of the magazine "Oral Implantology", published by Tecniche Nuove.
Qualified as Associate Professor with National Scientific Qualification (Call 2012 DD No. 222/2012).
Qualified as Associate Professor in Dentistry Diseases, scientific sector MED / 28.
Faculty of Medicine and Surgery - Vita-Salute San Raffaele University (Rectoral Decree 4121/2014).