PLA-1970 has extensive experience in reconstructive plastic surgery. He has done research in the survival of free bone grafts in irradiated beds by wrapping in vascularized muscle. His presentations include complete occlusion of the thoracic aorta treated by a graft from the ascending aorta to the supraceliac aorta and, more notably, traumatic rupture of the thoracic aorta. He has published his work in many journals and publications.
M.D., University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
Residency, Nassau County Medical Center
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, San Francisco, California
B.A., Manhattanville College, Purchase, New York