Graduated in Medicine and Surgery in Florence in 1972, he specialized in Dentistry in Padua in 1975 and in Orthodontics in 1977.
He has held prestigious positions in numerous orthodontic Associations and Foundations, formerly Aggregate Professor and holder of the chair of Orthodontics and Gnathology at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Cagliari.
Author of numerous scientific publications and international speaker, in particular on the topics of facial aesthetics and invisible orthodontics, he is Past-President of the European Society of Lingual Orthodontics-E.S.L.O. (of which he is the founder) 1993-1996 and of the Italian Society of Orthodontics-S.I.D.O. © 2001-2002.