Prof. Dr. Antonio Catona
General Surgeon
American Hospital 3

Prof. Dr. Antonio Catona is the general surgeon who has been performing for the first time in medicine the laparoscopic surgery to reduce weight (obesity) in 1992 and marks over 40,000 surgical interventions in his professional career.

Graduated at the University of Pavia, Prof. Dr. Catona has been specialized in:

  • General surgery
  • Oncological surgery
  • Vascular surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Biliary surgery
  • Surgery of the esophagus
  • ERCP
  • Endocrine gland surgery