International Faculties






Prof. Vito Chiantera


Clinical Sub Specialization


Current Professional Situation


  • Director, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, A.R.N.A.S. Civico Hospital, Palermo.
  • Associate Professor, of Obstetric and Gynecology, Department PROSAMI, University of Palermo.

Academical background


From October 2014 to October 2015 Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Molise.
From December 2014 to October 2015 Director of the Post Graduate School in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Molise

Graduate and Post Graduate Trainings


  • Graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the Second University of Naples on October 2000, score 110/110 with Laude.
  • Post Graduated in Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Second University of Naples on October 2005, score 60/60 with Laude.
  • 2006, Winner of a Post Doctorate program in Obstetric and Gynecology at the University of Bologna.

Professorships


  • 2009 teaching in Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery.
  • 2010 teaching in Gynecology Oncology.
  • 2011 teaching in Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery .
  • 2012 teaching in Gynecology Oncology .

Fellowships


  • Fellowship in Gynecology at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Naples, year 2001.
  • Fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Endoscopic Surgery Center,, Director: Dott. Luca Minelli,"Sacred Heart” Hospital, Negrar (VE), from November 2001 to December 2001 and from September 2003 to April 2004.
  • Fellowship in Hysteroscopic Surgery, Hysteroscopic Diagnostic and Operative Center, Director: Dott. Ivano Mazzon, "San Carlo di Nancy” Hospital and "Villa Claudia” Clinic, Rome, from March 2002 to August 2003.
  • Fellowship in Advanced Pelvic Surgery, International School for Pelvic Surgery, Director Prof. Marc Possover, Cologne, Germany, Years 2004-2005-2006.
  • Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Gynecology Oncology, Director Prof. Achim Schneider, Charité University, Berlin, Germany Years 2006-2007-2008.
  • Master in cytoreductive surgery and intraperitoneal chemo hyperthermia, Surgerical Department, Director Dott. Marcello Deraco, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Years 2007-2008 (surgical and Clinical activities performed two days every week).
  • Master in Neuropelveology and pelvic Neurosurgery, Department of Neuropelveology, Director Prof. Marc Possover, Klinik Hirslanden, Zurich Year 2015 and 2016.(Operating activities performed at intervals of one week per month)

Surgical Skills


Benign Gynecologic Pathology

  • Diagnostic and Operative Hysteroscopic including myomectomy and endometrial ablations.
  • Laparoscopic myomectomy and hysterectomy.
  • Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy.
  • Severe pelvic endometriosis excision with laparoscopic segmental bowel resection.
  • Laparoscopic therapy of bladder and ureteral endometriosis.

Uro Gynecology

  • Laparoscopic sacral fixation and correction of fascial defects.
  • Laparoscopic Burch.
  • Vaginal reconstructive surgery.
  • Vaginal Surgery for Incontinence.

Pelvic Neurosurgery

  • Endometriosis of pelvic somatic nerves.
  • Laparoscopic neuro modulation and neuro lysis of the pudendal nerve, sciatic and sacral plexus.
  • Laparoscopic neuro stimulation of the pelvic nerve and pacemaker implantation.

Gynecology Oncology

  • Laparotomy multi visceral Surgery for ovarian cancer.
  • Total Peritonectomy (Sugarbaker) and ultra-radical abdominal surgery.
  • Pelvic infra and trans levatoric exanteratio.
  • Laparoscopic surgery for cervical and endometrial cancer.
  • Vaginal Radical Hysterectomy (Schauta nerve sparing type III).
  • Radical Trachelectomy (Dargent operatrion).
  • Trans peritoneal or retroperitoneal aortic laparoscopic and robotic staging.
  • Radical Robotic Hysterectomy.
  • Laparoscopic and Robotics exanteratio.
  • Compartmental surgery, TMMR and LEER both laparotomy and minimally invasive.

Live Surgeries


  • 8° Corso ESGE-SEGI, Università di Cagliari, 22/24 Gennaio 2015: Laparoscopic Radical Surgery for Cervical Cancer.
  • 10° Congresso Nazionale SEGI, Roma 24-27 Maggio 2015: Laparoscopic Radical Surgery for Cervical Cancer.
  • 3° Corso di chirurgia ginecologica, Ospedale Garibaldi, Catania, 24-26 Settembre 2015: Laparoscopic surgery for Deep Pelvic Endometriosis.
  • European Society for Gynecological Endoscopy ESGE 24th Annual Congress, Budapest 7-10 Ottobre 2015 - Laparoscopic staging for ovarian cancer: TLH, Pelvic and Aortic Lymph adenectomy, Omentectomy
  • Corso di Aggiornamento in Endoscopia Ginecologica, Seconda Università di Napoli, 5-6 Novembre 2015 - Laparoscopic Radical Surgery for Endometrial Cancer.
  • Società Tedesca di Endoscopia Ginecologia, Congresso Nazionale, (AGE Jahrestagung 2016), Berlino 28-30 Aprile 2016 - Laparoscopic surgery for Deep Pelvic Endometriosis.
  • Società Asiatica di Endoscopia Ginecologia, Congresso Regionale Trans Pacifico (Asia Pacifico Association of Gynecologic Endoscopy) Singapore 13-17 Giugno 2016 - Laparoscopic surgery for Deep Pelvic Endometriosis.
  • Società Italiana di Endoscopia Ginecologia, 11° Congresso Nazionale, Catania 26-29 Giugno 2016 - Mini Laparoscopic Radical Surgery for LACC Cervical Cancer: TLRH, Pelvic and Aortic Lymph adenectomy.
  • European Society for Gynecological Endoscopy ESGE 26th Annual Congress, Bruxelles 2-5 Ottobre 2016 - Laparoscopic Radical Surgery for LACC Cervical Cancer: TLRH, Pelvic and Aortic Lymph adenectomy.
  • Società Italiana di Ginecologia ed Ostetricia, 91° Congresso Nazionale, Roma 16-19 Ottobre 2016 - Laparoscopic staging for ovarian cancer: TLH, Pelvic and Aortic Lymph adenectomy, Omentectomy.
  • Società Tedesca di Ginecologia ed Ostetricia, 61th Congresso Nazionale, (Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe e.V.), Stoccarda 19-22 Ottobre 2016 - Laparoscopic surgery for Deep Pelvic Endometriosis .

Tutorships


  • Residential courses of Diagnostic Hysteroscopy, La Casella (Figulle, TR), directed by Dr. Mazzon, starting in 2004.
  • Courses for Pelvic Surgery, International School for Pelvic Surgery (ISPS), directed by Prof. Possover, starting in 2004.
  • Courses for Endoscopic Endometriosis Surgery, European School of Endoscopic Surgery (EGES), directed by Dr. Minelli, starting in 2004.
  • Courses for Laparoscopic Surgery on animal model at the Biotechnology Center, Cardarelli Hospital starting in 2005.
  • Professor at the Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Courses, Charité University, Director Prof. Achim Schneider, from 2007.
  • Professor at the Advanced Pelvic Surgery Courses on cadavers at the University Renes Descartes, Paris, from 2010.
  • Professor at the Gynecological Surgery and Gynecology Oncology Courses, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Policlinico Gemelli, Rome from 2011.

Affliations to Scientific Societies


  • Member of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, AAGL.
  • Already Regional Representative of the Italian Society of Gynecological Endoscopy (SEGI).
  • In the Board of the Italian Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SIOG) from 2015.
  • In the Board of the International Society of Neuropelveology (ISON) from 2015.