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Prof. Ludovico Docimo

Director of General Surgery Department, Campania University Hospital "Luigi Vanvitelli", Naples, Italy

Ludovico Docimo currently serves as a Professor of General Surgery, Director of the University Department of Medical, Surgical, Neurological, Metabolic and Aging Sciences, Director of the Master’s Program in Colon/Proctology and Rehabilitation of the Pelvic Floor, and Director U.O.C. General Surgery and Obesity Hospital at Università degli Studi della Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli” in Naples, Italy.

He has served as a Surgical Clinic Lecturer and has spoken at a post-graduate level on numerous topics over the years including: General Surgery, Surgery of the Digestive System, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery, Otolaryngology,Radiodiagnostics, Nutrition Sciences, Plastic Surgery, Orthopedics & Traumatology, Radiology, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics and Gynecology. Docimo has also conducted experimental research and worked on projects pertaining to Bariatric Surgery, Prosthetic Materials and Biological Glues, Wall Surgery, Outpatient Thyroid Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Gastroesophageal Reflux Pathology, ColoProctologia and Dysfunctions of the Pelvic Floor.

Over the years, Docimo has contributed to numerous publications including the World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, International Journal of Colorectal Disease, The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, International Journal of Surgery, and more!