MD, Chief of INCO (National Institute for Obesity Surgery)- Gruppo San Donato- Milan, Italy
Prof. Alessandro Giovanelli, Chief of INCO (National Institute for Obesity Surgery), Italy
He is the Director of the INCO at Sant’ Ambrogio Clinical Institute (San Donato Group – Milano) and San Pietro General Hospital since October 2013. He graduated in medicine and specialised in general surgery, surgical digestive endoscopy and laparoscopic surgery from the Universities of Milan and Pisa. He performed internships in robotic minimally invasive robotic surgery and liver transplant surgery in the universities of Chicago, Illinois, and Bruxelles Leuven. He is a member of S.I.C.O.B. (Societa’ Italiana di Chirurgia dell’Obesita’ e delle malattie metaboliche) and I.F.S.O. (International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders). He has performed over 8000 primary and revisional bariatric procedures as main surgeon and published more than 70 original articles in both national and international papers.