He earned a Specialization in Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the University of Bologna on 15/07/1992, with 70 of 70 points and praise, with the thesis "The use of artificial ligaments in the knee surgery." Supervisor: Prof. Pier Giorgio Marchetti.
He holds the Enable Exercise of the Profession of Medical Doctor at the University of Bologna in the second session of 1987 bringing the vote of 110 to 110.
He graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna on 17/10/1987, with 110 points out of 110 cum laude, with a thesis on character orthopedic entitled "prosthetic anterior cruciate ligaments: the practical aspects of surgical technique, the biological aspects of the system. "Supervisor: Prof. Pier Giorgio Marchetti.
He received the Maturity Classic at the Liceo Torricelli Faenza (Ra) on 30/07/1981.