Alessio Lovi


Dr. Alessio Lovi is a specialist in orthopedics and traumatology and co-director of the functional department of vertebral surgery III Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi. He is also a visiting specialists at the Zucchi Wellness Clinic – Istituti Clinici Zucchi in Monza.

In 1999 he graduated from the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Milan and in 2004 he received a specialization in orthopedics and traumatology at the University of Milano-Bicocca.

In 2011 Dr. Lovi received a European Diploma in Spine Treatment from the Spine Society of Europe in Switzerland.

His exclusive area of scientific and clinical interests is degenerative pathologies and deformities of the spine during development and in adults.

Since 2005 he has been working in the Functional Department of Vertebral Surgery III – Scoliosis of the IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi in Milan, of which he has been co-director since 2011.

As the first surgeon, he performed hundreds of operations and is the author of numerous publications for national and international scientific books and journals.

Dr. Lovi actively participates in numerous national and international congresses and training courses on the topic of spinal pathology as a teacher, speaker, and moderator.

He is a member of GIS (Italian Society for Spine Surgery), SSE (Eurospine, the Spine Society of Europe) and member of the Scientific Board of EMSPOD (Euromediterranean Society of Pediatrics in Orthopedic Disease) and SOLAS (Society of lateral access surgey).

From 2017 to October 2021 he was also an active member of the Eurospine Membership Council.

Read moreRead less

Do you need an appointment?

Contact us and we will take care of you.


Latest publications

Spinal fusion with Cotrel-Dubousset instrumentation for neuropathic scoliosis in patients with cerebral palsy.
Spine. 2006 Jun 15;31(14):E441-7.
Teli M., Cannella P., Vincitorio F., Lovi A., Brayda-Bruno M.
La chirurgia mini-invasiva del disco lombare.
GIOT [Ital J Orthop Traum] 2006; 32:S32-36.
Brayda-Bruno M., Lovi A., Teli M., Vincitorio F., Grava G.
Lumbar surgical approaches for nonfusion techniques.
Nonfusion technologies in spinal surgery. 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia USA
Brayda-Bruno M., Gobetti F., Lovi A., Teli M.
Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty: complementary techniques for the treatment of painful osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures. A prospective nonrandomised study on 154 patients
Eur Spine J. 2009 Jun;18 Suppl 1:95-101.
Lovi A., Teli M., Ortolina A., Costa F., Fornari M., Brayda-Bruno M.
Results of the spine-to-rib-cage distraction in the treatment of early onset scoliosis.
Indian J Orthop. 2010 Jan;44(1):23-7.
Teli M., Lovi A., Brayda-Bruno M.
Spine stability after implantation of an interspinous device: an in vitro and finite element biomechanical study
J Neurosurg Spine. 2010 Nov;13(5):568-75.
Spine stability after implantation of an interspinous device: an in vitro and finite element biomechanical study
Hybrid strategy for correction and T3-sacrum posteriore fusion in a severe neuropathic spinal deformity
Eur Spine J. 2010 Dec;19(12):2233-4.
Brayda-Bruno M, Lovi A, Luca A.
Rigid and flexible spinal stabilization devices: a biomechanical comparison
Med Eng Phys. 2011 May;33(4):490-6. Epub 2010 Dec 21.
Galbusera F, Bellini CM, Anasetti F, Ciavarro C, Lovi A, Brayda-Bruno M.
Metabolic effects of vitamin D active metabolies in monolever and micromass cultures of nucleus pulposus and annulus fibrosus cells isolated from human intervertebral disc
Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2012 Jun;44(6):1019-30.
Colombini A, Lanteri P, Lombardi G, Grasso D, Recordati C, Lovi A, Banfi G, Bassani R, Brayda-Bruno M.

Do you need an appointment?

Contact us and we will take care of you.