Dr. Giuseppe Catanuto

Dott. Giuseppe Catanuto is a consultant oncoplastic breast surgeon in Catania at Azienda Ospedaliera Cannizzaro. He is also the current executive chair of G.Re.T.A. Group for Reconstructive and Therapeutic Advancements.

He worked at the Royal Marsden Hospital- Sutton (UK) as a fellow of Mr. Guidubaldo Querci della Rovere (2003-2004) and in Milan at Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori (2004-2006) during his PhD.

In 2006, he became a consultant oncoplastic breast surgeon at Humanitas-Catania where he developed a specific expertise in therapeutic mammoplasties and conservative mastectomies. During the last twelve years, he served as a consultant of the “Scuola di Oncologia Chirurgica Ricostruttiva”. On behalf of this organization, he coordinated the International Fellowship “G. Querci della Rovere”.

In 2012. His research areas are oncoplastic surgery including the development of a questionnaire on post breast reconstruction quality of life on behalf of the EORTC Quality of Life Group, decision making in breast surgery and mathematical modeling of breast shape.

He is also a professor at the Master in Oncoplastic Surgery and Integrated Treatments at the University of Genova and honorary consultant of the Department of Mathematics and Informatics at the University of Catania.