Nicolò Maria Buffi

Full Professor

Director of the Urology Residency School at Humanitas University. Full Professor of Urology. Assistant at the Department of Urology of Humanitas Research Hospital

Academic background and Education

  • University of Laparoscopic Surgery at the University of Strasbourg in France (IRCAD / EITS).
  • Fellow dedicated to laparoscopic surgery at the Erasme Hospital of the University of Brussels, led by Prof. Claude Shulmann.
  • Fellow dedicated to Robotic Surgery at OLV Hospital in Aalst, Belgium directed by Dr. Alex Mottrie.
  • Urologist staff member at the Department of Urology at San Raffaele Hospital Milano.
  • President of the European Society of Robotic Urologic Surgery (Junior ERUS / YAU).
  • Teaching activities with the role of “teacher” for the two second level Master’s degree in robotic surgery.
  • First intervention in the world of Robotic Renal Pyeloplasty with Single Platform platform.
  • Urology of the Swedish Hospital led by Dr. Jim Porter to learn robotic retroperitoneoscopic access.
  • Staff member at the Department of Urology of Humanitas Hospital, Rozzano.

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.