Training 1999-2003 Residency in Ophthalmology at Eye-Clinic, University of Cagliari and thesis published on “Cornea” Journal 2003, score of 50/50 Summa cum laude(full marks). 2001 Stage at the “Fondation A. de Rothschild” in Paris in Ophtalmoplastic surgery. 2004International Fellowship in Medical Retina with Dr. Lawrence A. Yannuzzi, LuEsther T. Mertz Retina Research Institute; Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, New York, NY 10021 USA. 2012 Certificate Fellowship on Vitreous-Retina Surgery at the AMC Amsterdam, Holland. Position 2004-2010 Clinical Researcher at the Eye-Clinic, University of Cagliari. 2005-present: Head of the Medical Retina Service, at the Eye Clinic, University of Cagliari. 2006-2010 Clinical attending at the Ophthalmology department; G. Brotzu Hospital, Cagliari, Italy. At present: Assistant professor at the Eye-Clinic, University of Cagliari. Surgery Expert in cataract surgery and good experience in ophthalmic plastic surgery and lachrymal system. Expert for laser treatments in anterior and posterior segment of the eye. Since finishing VR fellowship the first VR surgeon at the eye clinic University of Cagliari and the only VR surgeon in Sardinia expert on mini-invasive 25g technique for vitrectomy. Clinic Expert on Oct and fluorescein and ICG angiogram, performed more than 10000 angiograms in those years. Expert in Laser treatment (argon laser, yag laser, Photodynamic therapy (PDT) for any medical and surgical retina disease. Expert in anti VEGF injections (performed more then 5000 injections). Author of different scientific works presented in many national and international meetings as poster and talks between 2003-2013. Author of several publications in international scientific journals. Teacher (medical retina diseases) for students in medical school at the University of Cagliari. Teacher on postgraduate courses (residency course in Neurology and Ophthalmology) at the Eye Clinic University of Cagliari.
Biography Updated on 4 December 2013