Dr. Rita Spirito | Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon | Milan, Italy

Dr. Rita Spirito Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon Milan, Italy

About - Dr. Rita Spirito

Dr. Rita Spirito is Head of the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Division at Centro CardiologicoMonzino, Milan. She is also Professor on contract for Vascular Surgery and Cardiac Surgery  at the University of Milan.

She is a consultant for Vascular Surgery at the European Institute of Oncology, Milan.

She used to be Professor on contract for the post-graduate degree in Techniques of Cardio Circulating Physiopathology and Cardiovascular Perfusion, University of Milan.

National and International Appointments

She has participated in  national and international congresses as speaker, moderator and chairperson.

She visited the Methodist Hospital Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, USA- for an evaluation of new surgery techniques and  an exchange of views on thoracic aortic surgery and the new methods for reducing related paraplegia complication.

Assistant at the Cardiovascular Surgery Division of the Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Madrid

Scientific Production

She is the author of more than 200 articles,  published in national and international scientific journals.

Her research  is focused on the causes ( biological, histological etc) and manifestation of carotid stenosis. Post thoracic aortic surgery paraplegia.Comparative evaluation  of different devices in endovascular surgery.

Surgical Activity

The Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Division, headed by Dr. Spirito, carries out open, endovascular and hybrid treatments for pathologies related to aortic-arch surgery, descending thoracic aorta, thoracic- abdominal aortic diseases, supra aortic vessel and limb artery pathologies. All types of venous diseases are also treated.

She has personally performed more than 3000 cases of surgery.

Scientific Societies Membership:

  • Italian Society for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery;
  • Italian College for Vascular Surgery Head of Departments;
  • European Society for Cardio-Vascular Surgery

Education - Dr. Rita Spirito

Graduate in Medicine at the University of Sassari (Italy), Post-Graduate in Vascular Surgery and in General Surgery, University of Sassari, Post-Graduate in Cardiac Surgery, University of Milan, Italy.

Membership - Dr. Rita Spirito

Head of the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Division at Centro Cardiologico Monzino, Milan

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