Italy Medical Providers

The following medical providers have experience treating families with hereditary colon cancer syndromes. ​We cannot make recommendations about specific physicians, attest to the credentials of these providers, nor do we evaluate their competency to practice. Furthermore, their inclusion on this website, or any referral to a provider from the Hereditary Colon Cancer Foundation, should not be considered an endorsement of any type. 


If you do not see​ providers ​near you, we can still help. Click​ HERE for names of​ genetic​ counselors who offer phone and web-based counseling. Or, if you give us some information about yourself and/or your family member(s), and tell us where you are located, we will do our best to find someone near you. Click HERE to contact us.

If you are a ​provider, experienced in treating patients with Hereditary Colon Cancer Syndromes, click ​HERE to register.



Centro Riferimento Oncologico - IRCCS 0434-659111

Alessandra Viel, PhD, Genetic Oncologist



University of Bologna 

Luigi Ricciardiello, MD, Gastroenterologist



University of Florence 39 055 27571

Maurizio Genuardi, Prof., Medical Geneticist



Fondazione IRCCS Instituto Nazionale dei Tumori (+39) 02.2390 1

Lucio Bertario, MD, Surgical Oncologist

Marco Vitellaro, MD, Colorectal Surgeon 



Istituto dei Tumori G. Pascale 

Giovanni Rossi, MD, Professor of Paediatric Pulmonology



Padua University

Salvatore Pucciarelli, MD, Surgical Oncologist


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