Ferdinando Carlo Maria Cananzi

Associate Professor

General Surgery
Associate Professor

Prof. Cananzi graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the Catholic University in Rome, where he also completed his residency in General Surgery at the “A. Gemelli” University Hospital.

From 2012 to 2013 he served as clinical fellow to the Upper Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Unit at The Royal Marsden Hospital in London (UK).

In 2013 he joined the IRCCS – Humanitas Research Hospital, serving as surgical oncologist in the Sarcoma, Melanoma and Rare Tumors Surgery Unit.

In 2018 he was appointed as Assistant Professor of Surgery and in 2023 as Associate Professor of Surgery at Humanitas University.

Associate Professor of General Surgery.


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.