Mr Lorenzo Garagnani is a specialised Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in London, Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine of King’s College London and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
His main interest is surgery of the congenital anomalies of the hand and upper limb, complex wrist surgery, and reconstructive microsurgery of the hand and wrist. Qualified and specialized in Bologna, he completed his sub-specialist training in Hand and Wrist Surgery in centers of excellence in the UK such as the Hand Unit of the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London, the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department of the Oxford University Hospitals, the Hand Clinic in Windsor, and the Plastic Surgery Department of Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London.
Previous posts held by Mr Garagnani include appointments at the Humanitas Clinical Institute in Rozzano (Milan), the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London, and the University Hospital in Modena.
Mr Garagnani’s research focuses on innovative and minimally invasive techniques in paediatric and adult hand surgery that allow reduction of surgical morbidity. He is author of numerous peer reviewed scientific publications and regular speaker and invited faculty member at national and international conferences and courses. Mr Garagnani is member of several international hand and wrist surgery societies, past member of the Guidelines Committee of SICM (Italian Society for Surgery of the Hand), and current member of the International Relations Committee of the ASSH (American Society for Surgery of the Hand).