Ferdinando Carlo Maria Cananzi


General Surgery
Assistant Professor of General Surgery

Dr. 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 Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, serving as surgical oncologist in the Sarcoma, Melanoma and Rare Tumors Surgery Unit under Dr. Vittorio Quagliuolo.

In 2018 he was appointed as Assistant Professor of Surgery at Humanitas University and he also obtained the national academic qualification as Associate Professor in 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.