Received a Laurea in Medicine and Surgery in 1968 from the University of Parma.
In 1970 obtained a Diploma in Clinical Dentistry and Stomatology from the University of Milan.
Began working at the Italian Stomatological Institute in 1970. From 1982 to l998 Head of Department in two Departments of Prosthetics.
Has attended numerous professional courses in Endodontics, Implant-Prosthetics, Prosthetics and Orthodontics.