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Prof. Marcheggiani Muccioli Giulio Maria


Date of Birth

MD, PhD, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Associate Professor

Current assignment
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon – 2nd Orthopaedic and Traumatologic Clinic (task “Knee and Shoulder surgery”).
  • Associate Professor – DIBINEM – Faculty of Medicine – University of Bologna.
Title of qualification awarded

2006: MD in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Bologna, with honors.

Other qualifications awarded
  • 2012: Specialization in Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute - University of Bologna, final mark: magna cum laude
  • 2016: PhD in Surgical Sciences awarded by the University of Bologna, with a thesis regarding Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction.
  • 2018: Master in Biomechanics, pathology and treatment of upper limb pathology awarded by the University of Bologna.
  • 2021: Associate Professor, SSD MED/33 – Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Neuromotorie (D.I.B.I.N.E.M.) – Faculty of Medicine – University of Bologna.
Positions held
  • IFMSA Research Exchange Fellow – Prof. Camilleri – Deparment of Anatomy - University of Malta, summer 2005.
  • ESSKA Shoulder Arthroscopy Fellow - Prof. L. Funk - Upper Limb Unit - Wrightington Hospital, Wigan, UK – 2014.
  • SIGASCOT-JOSKAS Travelling Fellow - Japan - 2015.
  • Insall Travelling Fellow – USA – 2022.
  • He performs usually 250 surgeries every year as first surgeon (data from Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli - Bologna - Italy.

Mother tongue: Italian. Other spoken languages: English, excellent knowledge (TOEIC exam (ETS) certificate awarded in June 2004 with final mark 800/900, n. ref. 1582).


Excellent knowledge of Windows ed Os-X (Mac) operating systems, Word, Excel e Photoshop. Excellent knowledge of Computer Assisted Navigation systems in Orthopaedic Surgery and of Computer Assisted noninvasive Joint Laxity Evaluation Systems.
Musculoskeletal Advanced Shoulder Ultrasound (SIUMB).

Teaching activities
  • Course “Locomotor System Diseases” – Bologna Medical School - University of Bologna (Campus of Ravenna and Forlì).
  • Course “Sports Traumatology” - Specialization School in Orthoapedics and Traumatology - University of Bologna.
  • Course “Traumatology and First Aid” – Faculty of Exercise and Sport Sciences - University of Bologna (Campus of Rimini).
  • Course “Traumatology and First Aid” – Faculty of Exercise and Sport Sciences - University of Bologna (Campus of Rimini).
  • Tutor in international and Italian national Cadaver Lab courses.
Scientific activities

He is author/co-author of more than 250 publications
(H-Index 32):

  • more than 100 scientific papers published in International journals with impact factor
  • 21 scientific papers published in Italian National journals
  • 95 abstract presented in International meetings
  • 52 abstract presented in Italian National meetings
  • 26 book’s chapters
  • 1 book

He is author/co-author of 5 scientific videos

He attended as presenter more than 100 international and Italian national meetings

   Scientific Societies Membership:

  • S.I.A.G.A.S.C.O.T. (Società Italiana Artroscopia Ginocchio Arto Superiore Cartilagine e Tecnologie Ortopediche) since 2009
  • S.E.R.T.O.T. (Società Emiliano Romagnolo Triveneta di Ortopedia e Traumatologia) from 2009
  • I.O.R.S. (Italian Orthopaedic Research Society) since 2009
  • E.O.R.S. (European Orthopaedic Research Society) since 2010
  • S.I.C.S.e G. (Società Italiana Chirurgia Spalla e Gomito) since 2010
  • E.S.S.K.A. (European Society of Sports Traumatology Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy) since2011
  • F.O.R.T.E. (Federation of Orthopaedic Trainees in Europe) since 2011
  • S.I.O.T. (Società Italiana di Ortopedia e Traumatologia) since 2012
  • I.S.A.K.O.S. (International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee surgery and Orthopaedic Sports medicine) since 2014
  • E.K.A. (European Knee Associates)
  • A.A.O.S. (American Academy of Orthopedics Surgeons) since 2021
  • A.A.H.K.S. (American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons) since 2023

He was one of the founders and the first president of the AISOT (Italian Orthopaedic and Trauma Residents Association) -

He is an active member as part of the Upper Limb Committee of the SIGASCOT (Italian Society of Knee surgery, Arthroscopy, Cartilage surgery and Orthopaedic Technologies)

  • E.O.T.R. (European Orthopaedics and Traumatology) since 2011
  • The Knee since 2012
  • Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy since 2012
  • Acta Orthopaedica since 2013
  • Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research since 2013
  • Journal of Anatomy since 2014
  • International Orthopaedics since 2015
  • Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology since 2015
  • EFORT open reviews since 2015
  • Musculoskeletal Surgery since 2017
  • American Journal of Sports Medicine since 2019
  • Journal of Knee Surgery since 2019
  • The Physician and Sportsmedicine since 2020

Editorial Board member of the following Scientific Journals:

  • knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy (KSSTA) since 2016
  • Journal of Clinical Medicine since 2023

Associate Editor of the Scientific Journals: The Knee, since 2019.

Clinical and/or Scientific interests
  • Knee and Shoulder Surgery;
  • Arthroscopy and minimally-invasive surgery
  • Knee, Shoulder and Hip Arthroplasty (standard and Computer Assisted)
  • Biological joint reconstructions and Meniscal Transplantation
  • Sports Traumatology