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Caravelli Silvio, MD


Date of Birth


Title of qualification awarded
  • 2013: Degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of L’Aquila.
  • 2013: National Italian license as Medical Doctor.
  • 2019: Specialization in Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the University of Bologna (thesis title: “Prosthetic ankle replacement with lateral access: clinical-radiological outcome after at least two years of follow-up and future perspectives of the custom-made”), with honors.
  • 2021: SIUMB National Diploma in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (Interventional)
  • 2023: PhD (PhD) in Biomedical and Neuromotor Science at the University of Bologna, with doctoral thesis entitled "Overall kinematic evaluation, in vivo and under load, of a 3-component prosthetic ankle model".
Other qualifications awarded
  • 2019: PhD fellowship winner in Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences at the University of Bologna
  • 2019 and 2020: two-time awarded as subject-matter expert in "Diabetic foot" during the course in Orthopedic Techniques at the University of Bologna.



Italian: mothewr tongue
English: fluent

Clinical and/or Scientific interests
  • Regenerative joint and tendon medicine and surgery (stem cells and infiltrative therapy)
  • Reparative surgery in the degenerative and traumatic areas of the tendons (tendinitis/tendinosis, traumatic ruptures of the Achilles tendon and the tendons of the ankle and foot)
  • Standard ankle prosthetic replacement
  • Foot and ankle deformity surgery (flat foot, hollow foot)
  • Foot and ankle sport traumatology
  • Peritendon, intraarticular infiltrative treatments under ultrasound guidance
  • Conservative and rehabilitative treatment of joint and spine diseases
  • Orthotic and plantar treatments in adult and paediatric patients