Professor Vincenzo Salini was born in Atri in 1967 and lives in Pescara, Italy. He is a Specialist in Orthopedics and Traumatology of Medicine and Sport and is currently Director of the Orthopaedics and Traumatology Clinic Hospital Ss. Annunziata in Chieti.
Vincenzo is full Professor in Diseases of locomotive at the University G. d'Annunzio in Chieti, and has also been Medical Director of Pescara Calcio/Delfino Pescara Srl since 1998. He has performed about 6,000 operations, many of which have involved sports-related diseases.
He graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University G. D'Annunzio in Chieti in 1991, and qualified as a Physician-Surgeon in November 1991. Vincenzo specialised in Orthopedics and Traumatology in 1996 at the Postgraduate School of Chieti, achieving 70/70 cum laude with a thesis on Role of Spiral CT in sports osteo-articular pathology. In 2001 he specialised in sports medicine at the Postgraduate School of Chieti, with 70/70 and praise and thesis entitled The percutaneous tenorraffia in subcutaneous ruptures of the Achilles tendon.
In 2004 Vincenzo became an Associate Professor (band II) in Diseases of locomotive (SSD MED/33), and was confirmed in the role in 2008. In 2010 he obtained the eligibility to Full Professor in Diseases of locomotive, and his research has been judged by the Commission of high value for originality, innovativeness and methodological rigor.
Vincenzo is a member of several prestigious scientific societies, including the Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (SIOT), the Italian Society Of Arthroscopy (SIA), Italian Society of Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy, Sports, Cartilage and orthopedic technologies (SIGASCOT), Italian Association for Dynamic Osteosynthesis (AIOD), and AOTrauma Italy.