Dr. Franco MIGLIORI was born in Genoa (Italy) in 1956. He took Medicine degree in 1980 at Genoa University, and then was board certified in Plastic Surgery at Pavia University and in Dermatology at Genoa University. In 1991 was board certified in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery at Pavia University.
He daily performs hospital practice since 1981: he trained in several centres of excellence in Italy and abroad during the ’80s, and made his career at the Plastic Surgery Unit of e"San Martino" University Hospital in Genoa (Italy) during the ’90s, where he became Head in 2001. Under his leadership have been especially developed the post-bariatric body-contouring, breast reconstruction, head and neck reconstructive surgery (tumors and traumas), lower limb reconstructive surgery (degenerative diseases and traumas). In 2010 his Unit has been awarded as a Scholarship Institution by EURAPS among other European Centres of Excellence.
He daily performs private practice as well since 1981, during which he developed a high experience and skill in rhinoplasty, augmentation mastoplasty, reduction mastoplasty, mastopexy (he conceived and published a personal technique), abdominoplasty, brachioplasty, thigh lift, liposuction and lipofilling, blepharoplasty, otoplasty, lips enhancement.
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When we talk about health care in Italy we tend to shoot on the Red Cross: the first term that comes to mind is medical malpractice and all its derivatives, waiting lists biblical, pliers and gauze in the bellies, diagnostic errors, deaths in operating rooms...Read more