In 1995 Luca was appointed Consultant Surgeon at San Raffaele Hospital, and focused his activity on the surgical treatment of hepatobiliary diseases. Luca’s primary clinical and research activities include colorectal liver metastases, perihilar tumours, techniques for liver resection (including two stage hepatectomies and ALPPS procedures), and minimally invasive hepatobiliary sur gery, with a personal series of more than 2000 liver resections in the last 10 years.
In 2005 Luca started a program of laparoscopic liver resections, and has performed more than 500 procedures to date.
Luca Aldridghetti is President of the Italian Group of Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery (IGoMILS) and Coordinator of the Italian Registry of Laparoscopic Liver Resections.
As Assistant Professor of Surgery, Luca has published more than 200 papers, including many studies on techniques, learning curve and outcomes of laparoscopic liver resections.
Luca continues with teaching and tutoring activities in a number of national and international courses in both open and laparoscopic liver surgery, and is member at large of the committee of the International Laparoscopic Liver Society (ILLS).
Professor Edwin has been the main and co supervisor for 15 PhD candidates and teaching activities have involved laparoscopic general surgery and laparoscopic HPB surgery and is Visiting surgeon in different hospitals for teaching and demonstration operation in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, England, Germany, Lebanon, Russia, Belgium.