About us

The Department has a long and highly qualified surgical experience. The current departmental organization allowed a better operative articulation, a fair structural distribution and a definitive functional purpose of structural diagnostic and therapeutic complex in relation to the activities of the Divisions and Services.

The Surgical Roman School, which originates from the Department of Surgical Sciences, was founded by Costanzo Mazzoni, Francesco Durante, Roberto Alessandri, Raffaele Paolucci and Pietro Valdoni. Prof. Giovanni Marcozzi, a student of Prof.Valdoni and Prof. Raffaele Paolucci, committed the construction of the building of III Surgical Clinic, which he directed from 1967 (the year of its construction) until 1985.