Prof. Antonio Vespasiani

Prof. Dr. Antonio Vespasiani
Medical Doctor & Surgeon
Lecturer in Clinical Orthopaedics
University of Milan

Specialist in:
– Hand Surgery Orthopedics and Traumatology
– Physiotherapy Physiotherapy Rehabilitation
– Legal Medicine and Insurance

Surgical Activities:
Traumatic and degenerative disorders of the hand and of upper limb
Surgical treatment of fractures of the upper limb with internal or external fixation
Microsurgery of nerve damage and vascular, ligament and tendon
Treatment of canalicular syndromes of upper limb ( carpal tunnel etc.)
Treatment of fractures and pseudarthrosis of the scaphoid Ergonomic surgical treatment of rizartrosi
Ergonomic surgical treatment of rizartrosi
Prosthetic treatment of wrist joint

He graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna in the academic year 1962 . He specialized in Orthopedics and Traumatology at the Orthopedic Clinic of the University of Milan in 1965 and became a lecturer in Orthopedic Clinic in 1971 , achieving the position of Professor Lecturer in Orthopaedic Clinic at the University of Milan . He stayed for two years to ‘ Unfallkrankenhaus Vienna , with internships at hospitals of the occupational accidents in Linz , Graz , and Salzburg ( Austria ).

In 1968 he joined an established member of the ‘ G. Pini Orthopaedic Institute of Milan , Orthopedic Clinic of the ‘ University of Milan , and historical Orthopaedic Hospital ” of stunted “: Department Chief Deputy in 1974 , Assistant Director in 1978 , and Chairman, Department of Surgery Hand and Microsurgery Nervosa and Vascular from 1980 to January 2000 , with regular assignments achieved Contests Public qualifications and examinations . The Department of Surgery of the Hand of G. Pini was founded and directed by Professor Vespasiani , for 20 years , with respect and appreciation from the city of Milan and scientific recognition worldwide .

The interest of the hand surgery of Professor Antonio Vespasiani condenses in 150 publications, participation in national and international conferences around the world and in recognition at major scientific societies worldwide , as a Member and Honorary Member . Professor in the surgical field has introduced numerous techniques in surgery of the hand and wrist , and has developed several surgical instruments known worldwide ( plate for osteosynthesis of the scaphoid , and a guardian ” Rizosplint ” for the treatment and prevention of osteoarthritis thumb ) .

He has held scientific conferences in major European universities , the United States ( at the famous Mayo Clinic in Rochester – Minnesota ) , Canada , several countries in Central America , Brazil , Argentina , Japan . In 1990 he was awarded by the City of Milan ‘s Ambrogino and in 1996 was honored with the title of Grand Officer of Merit of the Italian Republic for his work for the dissemination and promotion of the ” Day Surgery ” , the new frontier of medicine and Surgery . In 1990 he founded the Medical Center of “Day Surgey ” Omniamedica , specialized in Hand Surgery and treatment of much of the trauma of the upper and lower limb ; all operations are performed with peripheral anesthesia and the immediate return of the patient to his home .

The experience in the field of surgery and the attendance of the leading hospitals in the world , awarded to Professor considerable experience and clinical diagnostics to which the patient can easily use both on problems directly related to Orthopaedics and Traumatology , the Plastic Surgery, Vascular and nervous , and for situations of the knee , foot , spine.

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