Matteo Denti, Italy/Switzerland

He was born in Milan the 24th May 1955.
Italian and Swiss citizen.

In 1980 he degreed in Medecine and Surgery at the University of Milan.
He completed his Orthopaedic Residency at the Istituto Ortopedico Matteo Rota in Bergamo and at the 2rd Orthopaedic Dpt. Of the University of Milan, San Gerardo Hospital Monza and degreed in Orthopaedic in 1985.

From December 1985 to May 1996 he served as an assistant and then Vice-Chairman at the 2nd Orthopaedic Dpt. of the University of Milan, San Gerardo Hospital, Monza with special interest in knee and shoulder surgery and arthroscopy.
From May 1996 to September 2000 Chief of the Arthroscopic Unit at the Orthopaedic Dpt. of the University of Milan, San Gerardo Hospital, Monza.

From September 2000 to December 2009 Chief of the Sports Traumatology and Arthroscopic Surgery Unit at the Galeazzi Institute, Milan

From January 2005 to December 2016 Consulting Orthopaedic Surgeon at Clinica Luganese, Lugano, CH

From January 2010 to 2015 Co-Chairman of the Knee Surgery and Sports Traumatology Unit at the Humanitas Institute, Milan

From January 2016 Reserarch Consultant at Galeazzi Institute, Milan and Consulting Orthopaedic Surgeon at Villa Aprica Insitute Como, Italy

From January 2017 Consulting Orthopaedic Surgeon at Ars Medica Gravesano, Lugano, CH

From 1988 Professor for Teaching at the University of Milan at the Orthopaedic Medical School.

In 1986 Award from the Italian Orthopaedic and Traumatology Society for a fellowship in U.S.A. for knee surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York
In 1986: Award from the North Italian Orthopaedic Society for a fellowship in the U.S.A. for knee surgery at the Rochester University, Rochestre, NY
In 1989 he won the ESKA-AOSSM travelling fellowship.
In 2006 godfather for the ESSKA-WPOA fellowship.
In 2017 godfather for the ESSKA-AOSSM fellowship.

Dr. Denti is member of these scientific societies:
ISAKOS: International Arthroscopy, Knee, Sports Traumatology Association
AOSSM: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medecine
ACL Study Group
Herodicus Society
ESSKA: European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy
SIOT: Società Italiana di Ortopedia e Traumatologia
SIGASCOT: Società Italiana di Artroscopia, Traumatologia dello Sport, Chirurgia di Ginocchio e Tecniche ortopediche

Dr. Denti is Honorary member of these scientific societies:
AOSSM: American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
SPAT: Sociedade Portuguesa de Artroscopia e Traumatologia Deportiva SCCOT: Sociedad Colombiana de Cirugia Ortopedica y Traumatologica UASTKA: Ukrainian Association of Sport Trauma, Knee Surg., Arthroscopy

Dr. Denti was elected board member of these scientific societies:
From 2001 al 2004 member of the board of SIA (Società Italiana Artroscopia)

From 2002 al 2004 Chairman of the Educational Committe of ESSKA (European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy)

From 2004 vice-president of SIGASCOT (Società Italiana di Artroscopia, Traumatologia dello Sport, Chirurgia di Ginocchio e Tecniche ortopediche) and
from 2008- october 2010 President of SIGASCOT and from 2010-2012 Past-President of SIGASCOT

From 2004-2008 of the board of ESSKA (Educational Secretary and then Treasurer)

From 2005 to 2009 member of the Knee Committe of ISAKOS

From 2008 to 2014 vice President of ESSKA

From 2014 to 2016 President of ESSKA

From 2016 to 2018 ESSKA Past-President

President ESSKA Congress 2021

Member of the board of the KSSTA Journal, SMARTT Journal, JST Journal, JEO Journal

Dr. Denti specializes in disorders of the shoulder and knee, including those treated with open and arthroscopic surgery

Dr. Denti has lectured more then 300 scientific papers at medical congresses in Europe and U.S.A..

He has also served as the orthopaedic consultant for the Italian Ski Federation, Asystel Milan Volleyball Team (1st Legue), Oregon Cantù Basketball Team (1st Legue) and Como Football Team (1st Legue).

Dr. Denti is author of 124 scientific papers published in italian and international orthopaedic journals

Ejnar Eriksson Lecture - ACL reconstruction from the past to present - What have I learned from Ejnar?

Highlight Lecture, Channel 1

Date and time: To be confirmed.