University Hospital Careggi Florence
Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Florence
Head of Department
Prof. Felice Petraglia
Clinical: Gynecology (800 surgery+1300 Day surgery) Obstetrics (3100 deliveries) Reproductive Medicine (800 ARTs). Outpatients: Endometriosis, Uterine Fibroids and Adenomyosis, POI, PCOS, Adolescent Gynecology, Infertility, office hysteroscopy, vulvar and cervical diagnosis and laser surgery, Gyne Oncology, Genetic Onco, Menopause for Onco women, Gyne TVU, Prenatal Diagnosis, Perinatal Medicine, Twin Pregnancy, Pregnancy at Risk, Preterm Birth, Gestational Diabetes, IUGR. Educational: 5 years School for Specialists GyneOb, 3 years School of Midwifery, Master in Reproductive Medicine, Master in Midwifery, Course on Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Course on Emergency in Pregnancy. Research: Basic and clinical aspects of endometriosis, adenomyosis, uterine fibroids, infertility, sexual and neuroendocrine disorders, endometrial cancer, placental inflammation, gestational diabetes, IUGR, preterm birth, microbiota, metabolic syndrome.
Strong points of centre
Excellent theoretical training programme
Well-developed tutorial system
Head of Department and staff are keen to provide good quality training
Trainees’ involvement in research
Possibilities for hands-on training in regional hospitals.