Berardo Di Matteo

Assistant Professor

Orthopaedics and Traumatology

2004-2010: Medical Degree cum Laude at University of Bologna Medical School

2011: Italian Medical State License

2011-2016: Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery cum Laude, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of   Bologna, Italy

2016-2019: PhD in Biomedical and Neuromotorial Science, University of Bologna

Institutional appointments

Researcher in Orthopaedics and Traumatology – Humanitas University

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon – Center for Functional and Biologic Reconstruction of the knee, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center (Rozzano) & Humanitas S. Pio X Hospital (Milan)

Teaching appointments

Orthopaedics and Traumatology – Course of Physiotherapy – Humanitas University

II Level Master in Regenerative Medicine in Orthopaedics – Humanitas University

Academic honors, awards and prices

Best Oral Presentation – ORTOMED Congress, Florence, 13-15 Dicember 2012

ICRS International Congress – Certificate of Merit cum laude for an Oral Presentation: “Platelet rich plasma (PRP) vs Viscosupplementation for the Treatment of Degenerative Knee Pathology: a Randomized Controlled Trial” (May 2015)

“Premio Schiassi” from the Società Medico Chirurgica Bolognese – awarded to the resident with the best scientific curriculum of the University of Bologna (December 2015)

ICRS International Congress – Certificate of Merit cum laude for an Oral Presentation: “Amniotic epithelial stem cells (AECs) Vs adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ADSCs): biological treatment for osteoarthritis” (October 2019)


2012 ICRS Travelling Fellowship Award (Montreal 2012)

ON/ORS Foundation Kick-starter grant for the project titled “Subchondral and intra-articular application of Bone Marrow Concentrate as a treatment strategy for knee unicompartimental OA: a pilot trial” (ongoing)


Humanitas is a highly specialized Hospital, Research and Teaching Center. Built around centers for the prevention and treatment of cancer, cardiovascular, neurological and orthopedic disease – together with an Ophthalmic Center and a Fertility Center – Humanitas also operates a highly specialised Emergency Department.