University Hospital Careggi Florence
Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Florence
Head of Department
Prof. Felice Petraglia
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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
The department is well-motivated to provide high-quality training to its trainees
Considerable efforts have been made to improve the quality of the training provided
Good input from Head of Department, Programme Director and tutors
Well-organised rotational system, excellent research opportunities
Weekly teaching session including lectures and case histories