Prof. Emilio Merlini is a specialist in Urology.
He mainly deals with cryptorchidism, sexual disorders, bladder exstrophy, hydronephrosis, hypospadias and pediatric urology.
In 1975 he graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Genoa and in 1980 he obtained his Specialization in Surgery at the same University. Subsequently, in 1985 he specialized in Pediatric Surgery at the University of Milan and in Urology at the University of Pavia in 1990. The training of Prof. Emilio Merlini was enriched by several educational stays in the United States and Europe.
After serving in the Child Urology Division of the Alder Hey Children Hospital in Liverpool, he returned to Italy in 1998 to take on the role of Head of the Simple Structure of Pediatric Urology at the AO SS. Antonio and Biagio and Cesare Arrigo of Alessandria. In 2001 he became Director of the Complex Structure of Pediatric Surgery at the Maggiore Hospital of Charity of Novara and in 2008 he was appointed Director of the Pediatric Urology Division of the Regina Margherita Hospital - City of Health and Science of Turin.
Author of over 100 scientific publications, he was also Professor of Pediatric Urology at the University of Turin until 2017. He is a member of important international associations, such as the Society of Pediatric Urology and the European Academy of Pediatric Urology.
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