Dr. Rossella Sgarzani MD

updated 5-20

Born in Forlì, Italy, Dr. Rossella Sgarzani works as a plastic surgeon at the University Hospital in Bologna, one of the main centres offering autologous breast reconstruction in Italy. Educated at Bologna University and trained in plastic surgery in Bologna and at the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead, United Kingdom, Rossella Sgarzani has also been a fellow at Gent University Hospital from 2009 to 2010. 

As a female plastic surgeon, Rossella Sgarzani feels a strong connection with her patients and has great faith in women’s inner strength. This resource enables women to help each other in their darkest moments. She has also participated in plastic surgery missions to third world countries such as Bangladesh. Dr. Rossella Sgarzani is currently studying for a PhD in Surgery at Bologna University Hospital.


Publications by Dr. Rossella Sgarzani MD

 Selected scientific publications

Book: 2nd edition of Perforator Flaps: Anatomy, Techniques and Clinical Applications
Chapter: “Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator Flap”. By: Ph. N. Blondeel, S. Morris, P. Neligan and G. Hallock Quality Medical Publications. St.-Louis, Mi., USA.

Abdominal wall transplantation with microsurgical technique
Cipriani R, Contedini F, Santoli M, Gelati C, Sgarzani R, Cucchetti A, Lauro A, Pinna AD. Am J Transplant. 2007 May;7(5):1304-7.

For a complete list of publications please download pdf.