Dr. Francesco Lattanzio received his medical degree from the University of Bari (Italy). He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Trieste (Italy). During his training he was at C.H.U. Toulouse (France) with Pr. Gilles Fourtanier, secretary of the Societé Francaise de Chirurgie Endoscopique, at C.H.U. Jean Verdier (Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris) with Pr. Gerard Champault, President of the Societé Francaise de Chirurgie Laparoscopique, at C.H.U. Avicenne (Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris) with Pr. Jacques Azorin, past President of Societé Francaise de Chirurgie Thoracique et Cardiovasculaire and with Pr. Luis Perez-Ruiz at Lleida University in Catalunya (Spain). He is certified in “Chirurgie Hèpatobiliaire” at University Paris Sud with Pr. Denis Castaing. Dr. Lattanzio is associated with the development of many advanced laparoscopic operations including colorectal cancer, small bowel obstruction, and incisional hernia repair. He currently works at Dimiccoli Hospital in Barletta (Italy).