Nicolò Buffi

Associate Professor

Associate Professor (MED 24) 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.